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VIDEO: Freeway – “Primates” | @Phillyfreezer

When Freeway proclaims “The beast has awoken!” at the outset of his new “Primates” video, you know that it’s about to get live in these visuals. And sure enough, the Philly Freezer takes viewers on a rowdy tour of Amsterdam, and that includes a wild live show and plenty of mobbing in the streets and subways. Capturing it all is director Ed Jansen (Ruste Juxx, Rockness Monsta), who follo...


Freeway – “Primates” | @Phillyfreezer

Freeway x Big Ape 'Primates' Cover

No stranger to tough talk and lyrical beatdowns, Freeway isn’t mincing words on his latest track, “Primates.” Like his previous drop, “Bombdroppaz,” this joint is another bruising and neck-snapping collaboration with Amsterdam’s Big Ape. The horns and strings-laced slapper emphasizes the best parts about the Philly Freezer and his trademark gruff vocals. Free embraces the energy of ...


#ModernArtillery @ShabaamSahdeeq – “Get It”

When Shabaam Sahdeeq spits “SS pen a screenplay, day in the life/ Of a black man tryna make things right” on his Modern Artillery single “Get It,” it’s easy to start imagining exactly how one can execute such a plan. Do you continue plugging away at a 9-to-5 to make ends meet? Or do you do whatever it takes to “get it how you live”? For the Brooklyn rapper’s character in the...


@shabaamsahdeeq – Modern Artillery

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Beyond possessing pure talent and technical abilities, any rapper worth his or her weight needs to be hungry. Without hunger, what’s the point in even entering the booth, never mind dreaming up rhymes in one’s head? Shabaam Sahdeeq no doubt recognizes this, otherwise he wouldn’t still be releasing one of his best works to date nearly 20 years after stepping into the game. The Brooklyn art...


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