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New Videos: Showbiz, Statik Selektah & Termanology and Damani

Showbiz of Showbiz & AG fame has just released an instrumental album worthy of the praise that his background as a top beatsmith in the 90s era hip-hop scene deserves. Finally emerging from a long hiatus, this cornerstone member of the street beat collective, Diggin' In The Crates (D.I.T.C), gives us enough boom bap type sound forms to break your neck off. The accompanying visual for the smooth melody, yet hard drum single, "The Cloth", is a quick montage of Show and his D.I.T.C. fam from back in the days to now. While no raps are laid to the track, these pictures and meaningful moments speak a thousand words.

Pick up Showbiz's Instrumentals Vol. 1 on Itunes now and be on the look out for his new album with partner AG titled Mugshot Music later this summer. In the meantime, the duo's EP "Pre-Loaded" is dropping on May 8th for you to rock.

1982 is a duo comprised of DJ/Producer Statik Selektah and ill rapper, Termanology. Judging from their frequent work together, the two hip-hop fiends have a very DJ Premier/Guru chemistry going on. With three projects deep in the partnership, their newest endeavor titled, 2012, expresses the growth and trust the team has developed in one another. The Rik Cordero directed video for the single "Up Every Night" is fun and flavorful with a dash of freaky (you see that chick singing and tell us otherwise...).

Cop the single now at iTunes and support 1982 on May 22nd when the full album drops.

Now you may remember Damani's face from the days of his membership in Snoop Dogg's Dubb Union crew. Back in 2008, Damani fit into the role as team player in the California based trio self titled debut album. Fast forward to present day and we see that Damani is still rocking rhymes, but this time as a soloist. The man holds his own with this hyper paced track and incredibly edited and graphic video, directed by Joe Dietsch.

Purchase the single "Everybody C'mon" featuring Brevi at iTunes.

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Bad Bunny's "Mia" Causes Mass Parade In Streets Of Puerto Rico On 'Fallon'

Bad Bunny brought the party to The Tonight Show and to the streets of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico on Tuesday (Jan. 15) with Jimmy Fallon.Performing his new single "Mia" with Fallon and The Roots, the four of them walked the streets of Puerto Rico drawing in a large crowd of fans and followers behind them.

Opening on Fallon and The Roots walking through the streets of Puerto Rico, the video shows group as they stumble across the 24-year-old sitting alone. Bad Bunny joins them, taking them on an adventure through the streets. The late night host and his band march alongside the “Solo de Mi" artist with tambourines, timbale sticks and maracas while women and men dressed in streetwear and the best of carnival clothing dance behind Bunny and Fallon as they wave Puerto Rico's national flag. As the crowd of participants grew, the crowd eventually reached parade sized proportions.

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Check out the full video of Bad Bunny with the boy from The Tonight Show above.

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New Music: Billi Phene Drops 'Love Crimes' Off Of Forthcoming EP

Billi Phene started as a background singer for Rihanna, but since then, she has emerged as a solo entity who is read to take the world by storm on her own accord.

The Bronx-born singer and songwriter recently released her first single off of her forthcoming EP, which is expected to drop in the summer. "Birthed from the ashes of an explosive breakup, 'Love Crimes' is an unapologetic declaration," says a press release for the song, which became available on streaming services Friday, Jan. 11. "Envisioned as an interrogation room confession, it tells the story of emotional self sacrifice."

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