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Download Kool A.D.’s Album ‘Word, O.K.’

A few months ago Kool A.D. leaked an outtakes album called Not O.K.. It was unexpected, but totally appreciated. Last night, A.D. thought it would be a good time to drop the actual album Word, O.K., which is where those…

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The 50 Best Albums of 2013

It seems that with every year, the idea of an album being more of an event than a listening experience seems to get stronger and stronger. It 2013, that notion was defined by comeback albums, out-of-nowhere releases, genre-defining projects, and…

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Download Kool A.D.’s New Collection of Tracks ‘Not O.K.’

For those keeping track, yes, Kool A.D. released a lot of damn-good material this year, both solo and with Kassa Overall. But if you think that he was done there, think again. The Bay Area native just dropped a full…

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Kool A.D. – “Naughty By Nature” [Video]

Kool A.D. has more bars than three jails. At least, that’s just one of his seemingly off-the-cuff boasts in his new single, “Naughty By Nature”, which arrives with a found footage-style video this morning. It doesn’t necessarily have anything to…

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Hot Sugar Releases Uncensored ‘MiDi Murder’ EP and Awesome “Leverage” Video

New York producer Hot Sugar dropped one of last year’s finest EPs in MiDi Murder, a seven-track offering boasting the likes of Heems, Haleek Maul, Big Baby Gandhi, 100s, and YC The Cynic. But it was removed from the web following…

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Fat Tony – “Hood Party” F. Kool A.D. & Despot [Video]

Fat Tony and his team deserve an award for the “Hood Party” video, if only because it actually offers something new and interesting for the viewer. It doesn’t try to be anything it’s not, like become a grandiose mini-movie or…

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Best Downloads Of The Week (5/3/13)

While Chance the Rapper made the most profound impact this week with Acid Rap, it was Tyler, the Creator who showed up in headlines the most. Why? Because his third Mountain Dew was deemed “racist” and pulled from the web. Then,…

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Download Kool A.D. and Kassa Overall’s Joint Album ‘Peaceful Solutions’

Kool & Kass is the genre-bending duo of Kool A.D. and Kassa Overall and today, they dropped their debut project together, Peaceful Solutions. There are plenty of tired terms I could attach this album: out-there, experimental, progressive, based, etc… But instead…

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Juiceboxxx – “Pump It” F. Antwon, Kool A.D., Fat Tony, Issue & Schwarz [Remix Video]

We haven’t posted anything by party-starter Juiceboxxx in a minute, but that changes today after hearing his bonkers new posse cut/remix. It’s for “Pump It”, a Beastie Boys-sounding cut that now features Antwon, Kool A.D., Fat Tony, Issue and Schwarz.…

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Download ‘Modern Shark 4′ Featuring New Kool A.D., SAFE, Steel Tipped Dove and More

We love rap that’s really out there. We love good rap that’s really out there. So by the reflexive property, or something, we love the Modern Shark team. They have an entire catalog of free goodies and some  sweet vinyl for those…