November 22 2011
Over the last few days, the Milwaukee hip hop scene have been pretty busy releasing music, videos, throwing shows, and more. It has been hard trying to catch up on everything. So below are some amazing highlights of some of the releases.
If you like to stay on top of the local hip hop scene, check out the Hip Hop Takeover blog on the Journal Sentinel's website!
Let's start with UniFi records, Milwaukee's hip hop label. First up, KingHellBastard are about to release a new album entitled The WarRoom due out in December. They just released a new song featuring Joell Ortiz, who is from the group Slaughterhouse. Check out the song "Commercial Free" below and download it for free.
Not to rest on their laurels, UniFi recently signed 414 Music guest SPEAK Easy to their label, and released the song "Easily," which will be on SPEAK Easy's forthcoming "I'm Just Saying" EP. Take a listen below.
UniFi's Dana Coppafeel has been busy as well. Few weeks ago, he released a new mixtape called "Lil Yung." The mixtape features G-Eazy, Dre McSteez Tune, Caprion Hawkins, Blizz McFly, Speak Easy Dismuke, Ahkil Dukalion Estese, Royce ‘Rtystic’ Taylor, Chad Cmplx Hutchins, Pharoah Mac, Cashb Beatz,and Michael Danahey. You can download it here.
Dana also partnered with producer Da Ricanstruckta to form Break Bread. You can grab their deluxe single "The Life" from their Bandcamp page for free.
Singer and producer Jonathon Frost dropped one of the year's funniest Milwaukee music video of the year. Check out the video for his song, "The Make Up Song."