Philly based rapper STS has a new mixtape, Gold Rush III that you can download for free here or stream below. Originally from Atlanta, STS has been based in Philly since 2000 and has collaborated with The Roots and is also a member of the the Money Making Jam Boys with Black Thought, Dice Raw, Truck North and others. Continue reading
Local and national hip hop extraordinaires will show off their stuff at Johnny Brenda’s tonight for Beat Society. The hip hop gathering features five producers and three performers putting their skills to the test as they switch off playing beats and remixing samples. Tonight’s showcase includes producers Ill Mind, Oddisee, Hezekiah, Khrysis and Eric G with performers Peedi Crakk, STS and Reef the Lost Cauze. Tickets and information for the 21+ event can be found here. Check out the Key Studio Sessions curated by Philly Music Mag with Peedi and Reef from last year, and watch the video from Reef below.
Philly’s Money Making Jam Boys – Black Thought, Dice Raw, STS, Truck North and P.O.R.N. – just released a new video for “Tear It Down.” Watch the black & white video, filmed at the Hiro Ballroom in New York below. The song is from MMJB’s debut mixtape The Prestige: Jam Boy Magic that you can download here.
Philly’s Money Making Jam Boys include The Roots’ Black Thought along with Dice Raw, Truck North, P.O.R.N. and S.T.S. (all of whom have collaborated with The Roots). Along with 10.Deep they’re released their first mix tape here next Thursday February 3rd called The Prestige: Jam Boy Magic. On this new tune “Day Job” (you can stream below) the hip-hop beats are hard and funky and the raps are on the old school tip. The mix tape is available Midnight, February 3rd.
Dice Raw and STS talk about the MMJB mix tape project below.