Tag: just blaze

6 “Battle of the Beats” We’d Love to See Happen Next

Last night, super-producers Swizz Beatz and Just Blaze competed in a “Battle of the Beats” competition, live from Swizz’s studio. The battle saw the two playing choices of some of their hottest productions, one after the other. Ultimately, Swizz, with the home court advantage, came out victorious.  After the battle, the two expressed this being the start of something larger, hoping… Read more →

Swizz Beatz plays unreleased Nas, Jay Z, Jadakiss, and DMX Collab

Tonight in NYC, legendary Hip-Hop producers Swizz Beatz and Just Blaze participated in a “Battle of the Beats” live from the former’s studio. The battle was live streamed on both of the producer’s respective Instagram accounts, along with radio station Hot 97’s YouTube account.  When moderator Ebro Darden, a radio personality at Hot 97, announced that both producers had only… Read more →

Review: RBMA’s Le Fréqulator w/Just Blaze, River Tiber

Red Bull Music Academy Montreal is officially in full effect. One of the more noteworthy elements of the month long festival is its choice of rather unconventional venues for its events. Last night’s “Le Fréqulator” transform downtown Montreal’s Le Cinq (formerly Club 1234) into three levels of dance-floor delight. Le Fréqulator took full advantage of the club’s three separate rooms, using each… Read more →

Review: Snoop Dogg’s “Coolaid” Goes Sour with Latest Album

In a now-infamous clip from a 2014 interview with G-Unit, Snoop Dogg expresses his disapproval of every rapper nowadays biting the Migos-originated “Limerick Flow”: Two years later, it appears as if Snoop has found himself on the other side of the fence: Using flows and subject matter out of his reach in hopes of maintaining relevance on his latest LP, Coolaid.… Read more →