Vlada Stojanovic does it again! The Serbian DJ with an international following makes his presence felt on mixcloud.com, one of the most trusted sites in the world for DJ’s and music lovers. This time he does it with his new mixtape “Thank You Detroit” which features nothing but Detroit music, and the most beautiful part of it all is that he comes from a place that is very far from Detroit, not even on the same continent. In the description of the mixtape Vlada writes..
“When “Rebirth Of Detroit” was released few years ago I got familiar with Detroit Hip Hop for the first time. This might sound crazy but I live in Valjevo, Serbia and that is other part of the planet. It was very hard to do my research. I always thought that Detroit Hip Hop has Eminem, Dilla, Proof and maybe two more names, but I was sooooooo wrong. Anyway, I started doing my research and today I can say that Detroit represent that thing (I dont know how to describe it) that made me fall in love with HIP HOP almost 25 years ago and for that all I can say is: (more…)
Two pillars of the Detroit Hip-Hop community who have helped build the Hip-Hop scene in the city for the past twenty years and have definitely reached beyond the local community have come together to give Hip-Hop lovers across the world “A Piece Of The Action”. World Famous DJ Dez and mixtape pioneer DJ Butter are prepping for the release of their joint album on Tuuesday, Sept.16 and will host globally respected MC’s such as Kool G Rap, Elzhi, Pacewon, Phat Kat aka Ronnie Euro, Kurupt, Kokane, Boldy James, SupaEmcee and many more on top of Dez & Butter production. The release party for this album will be on Friday, Sept 19th at The Majestic (4120 Woodward, Detroit, MI 48201) and will feature special guest Phat Kay, Guilty Simpson, Kokane and more! Until then DJ Butter & DJ Dez have release two visuals off the project, “The Crib” featuring none other than Big Tone, and “Legends In The Game” with Hell Rell of The Diplomats and Wesley Valentine, both directed and edited by RoweShotMe, Enjoy!
On November 9th, the Detroit Hip-Hop community will come together to help those less fortunate. The Majestic Theater will be hosting DETROIT HIP-HOP ELEVATION where you will be able to catch some of Detroit’s best MC’s for a small donation of gently used clothing or canned foods. Come check out Kuniva of D12, Big Herk, Finale, 7 The General, Awesome Dre, Miz Korona, Ron.D, Sheefy Mcfly and many more as you help those in need!
Valid313.com hostess Ellie Sandiego sits down with none other than Highland Park’s own SUPAEMCEE! Catch him discuses why he enjoys working with the youth, being a part of the J Dilla European Tour, recording with Eminem, his new album, and much more!
Its no secret by now that the career of the 7-Mile representative known as Ron.D, is accumulating more and more to being one of the hottest indie Hip-Hop artist to come out of the scene in recent memory. From dropping the two mixtapes (Now Or Neva & U Cant Deny Me) that has given him notoriety, both laced with head nodding bangers and a honest look in the MC’s life, to putting out quality video after quality video, this is the true model of how an indie Hip-Hop artist in 2013 should be grinding and earning their stripes. (more…)