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The Underachievers – Cellar Door: Terminus Ut Exordium

The Underachievers – Cellar Door: Terminus Ut Exordium   RPM/Caroline: 2014 When The Underachievers released Indigoism in early 2013, I was in Ecuador as a Peace Corps volunteer. I had no background on the duo (made up of Brooklyn natives AK…

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Stream The Underachievers’ New Album ‘Cellar Door: Terminus Ut Exordium’ In Its Entirety

Did you hear AK and Issa Gold‘s new solo projects and think to yourself, “OK, these are definitely solid, but what about their proper debut as the Underachievers?” Well, that’s exactly what we have here in Cellar Door: Terminus Ut Exordium.…

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Best Downloads Of The Week (8/1/14)

Days fly by at a rapid pace. Weeks are gone before you know it. Months can blur into each other and all of a sudden you’re reading year-end lists wondering where the time went. We get it. And with that…

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Download AK of the Underchievers’ New Mixtape ‘Blessings In The Gray’

Well well well, what do we have here? Blessings in the Gray is the solo mixtape from AK, who you should know as one half of the Underachievers. His rapping partner, Issa Gold, went solo last Friday with the release of…

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Watch The Underachievers Take Over New York In Their “Metropolis” Video

Because they’re one of my favorite hip-hop acts of the past few years, I try to avoid the leaks and singles from the Underachievers so I can digest their projects in their entirety. But upon seeing the video for “Metropolis”…

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The Underachievers – “Incandescent” P. Ryan Hemsworth

Brooklyn-based rap duo The Underachievers have come back in full swing with the release of their Ryan Hemsworth-produced track, “Incandescent”. Ak and Issa still spit familiar boasts and claim to have built the pyramids, but a newfound control of pronunciation…

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Talib Kweli – “New Leaders” F. The Underachievers

So Talib Kweli‘s new album Gravitas—his second of the year after Prisoner of Conscious—drops Dec. 15 via his website and I’ll be forthright: I’m pretty frustrated to see he put Mike Posner on a song with a J Dilla beat. But whatever, I’ll…

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The Underachievers – “Leopard Shepard” [Video]

Despite more recently releasing the Lords of Flatbush EP, the Underachievers are looking back to their debut project, Indigoism, for their latest video drop. The visuals for “Leopard Shepard” center on the Brooklyn duo’s recent travels overseas, namely Paris, France. You’ll…

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Our Favorite Beast Coast Cyphers Presented By adidas Originals

A few months back we directed your attention to a fantastic campaign the good folks at adidas Originals were running called Drop A Rhyme. Today we have teamed up to present some of the finest submissions, mixed together conveniently for…

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Joey Bada$$ – “My Jeep” F. Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers & Chuck Strangers

With the release of the Summer Knights EP just one day away, Joey Bada$$ unveils one of the highly anticipated posse cuts, “My Jeep”. With a cool, laidback beat, the Pro Era commander takes the lead, as Flatbush Zombies, the…