JOEY BADA$$ – LAND OF THE FREE

Joey Bada$$ releases a new video for recent single ‘Land of the Free‘, taken from upcoming album ‘ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$’ [April 4].  The track takes shots at the state of US politics as do the visuals, which sees the Pro Era kingpin teaching children about the error of our collective ways and perform before things get a little…

JOEY BADA$$ – LAND OF THE FREE

On his 22nd birthday, Pro Era kingpin Joey Bada$$ releases ‘Land Of The Free’, a Kirk Knight and 1-900-produced track taken from his upcoming album ‘AABA’.  Bada$$ doesn’t hold back in this four minute polemic against the current climate in American politics: “300-plus years of them cold shoulders/Yet 300 million of us still got no focus/Sorry America…

JOEY BADA$$ – DEVASTATED

Shortly after dropping upbeat new single ‘Devastated‘, Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era took to the streets to his native New York City to premiere a new video for the track.  Directed by the man himself along with Shomi Patwary, Bada$$’ directorial debut played on the side of his double decker bus as he greeted mobs of fans…

JOEY BADA$$ – DEVASTATED

Joey Bada$$ gave an official release to ‘Devastated’ this weekend, a track he performed live on stage at this year’s Coachella.  The Adam Pallin, Kirk Knight and Powers Pleasant-produced track is something of a departure from the Pro Era MC’s usual Boom Bap-influenced output.  We’re all for people switching up their style; but aren’t 100% on…

JOEY BADA$$ – BROOKLYN’S OWN

‘Brooklyn’s Own’ is Joey Bada$$’ tribute to the late, great Notorious B.I.G.  Over a breezy, laid-back beat from Statik Selektah [who also produced the recently released ‘Ready‘, Bada$$ pays homage to Brookyln legends Biggie and Jay Z.  He also touches on h gun violence and life after death while paying homage to the area that raised him.  Stream…

JOEY BADA$$ – READY

Joey Bada$$ is “back with a vengeance” on new track ‘Ready’.  The Beast Coast MC clearly isn’t resting on the laurels of his debut album ‘B4.DA.$$‘; as the artwork suggests, ‘Ready’s tone is a confrontational one.  Over production from Statik Selektah, Bada$$ warns that he’s not going anywhere, relishing the fact that he’ll soon be a household name.…

KIRK KNIGHT – KNIGHT TIME [VIDEO]

Having released his solo debut ‘Late Knight Special‘, Kirk Knight pairs the album’s first single ‘Knight Time‘ with a set of visuals.  The track, which has a certain menacing relentlessness to it which, is matched perfectly by Slick Jackson’s video.  Knight and his Pro Era cohorts kreep through the Brooklyn night in his customary black, white and red.  Check out…