Posts Tagged ‘das racist’

Dapwell Shares His Thoughts on Das Racist’s Break-Up

For those of us still feeling a little sore about Das Racist’s anticlimactic break-up, any information regarding the split still stings a little. Dapwell, the group’s hype man and self-proclaimed roadie, has shared some more information... Read more »

Download Kool A.D.’s New Album “Word O.K.” Featuring Talib Kweli and Toro y Moi

Kool A.D. will stay quiet for a bit and then swoop in out of nowhere (like a majestic pigeon) and release a whole album. That’s exactly what the ex-Das Racist man has done with Word O.K., an 11-track album... Read more »

Heems: 10 Songs I’m Listening To Right Now

Himanshu Suri is easily one of the most interesting people in hip-hop. Better known as Heems, the Queens native makes up one-third of the artists formerly known as Das Racist. Apart from the whole rapper thing,... Read more »

Heems, Dapwell, Prince Rama and LE1F to Perform at the Whitney Museum This Sunday

For Das Racist fans who were devastated by the news of their break up last year, this weekend offers a chance to see Himanshu Suri (Heems) and Ashok Kondabolu (Dapwell) perform music, wax eloquent at a... Read more »

Download Two New Kool A.D. Mixtapes

Ex-Das Racist man Kool A.D. dropped two mixtapes yesterday, and 63 and 19 are the second and third parts of a planned series of four tapes named in honour of bus lines in the Bay Area where he... Read more »

Stream Sufjan Stevens’ “Chopped and Scrooged,” A Christmas Rap Mixtape

It’s hard to be surprised Sufjan Stevens has more Christmas-themed music for the people after releasing a five-volume tribute to the holiday (his second five-volume tribute, at that). Never one to bore us by playing it safe, Stevens... Read more »

Das Racist Breaks Up

Last night, Das Racist was scheduled to perform a show at the On3 Festival in Munich. Only one half of the duo showed up, and in the middle of his performance, Heems reportedly said, “You guys... Read more »

Video: Kool A.D. – “Manny Pacquiao”

Here’s your feel-good video of the day, courtesy of Das Racist‘s Kool A.D. In the visuals for “Manny Pacquiao,” which appears off of his 51 album, Kool A.D.’s seen having some good ol’ fashioned fun at... Read more »

Video: Das Racist – “Girl”

Das Racist released a new set of visuals today for the Blood Diamond-produced “Girl,” which appears on their studio LP, Relax. It’s the perfect accompaniment to the duo’s quirky, off-kilter rhymes as the hilarious video reflects... Read more »

Hot Sugar ft. Kool A.D., Fat Tony, Lakutis & Nasty Nigel – “Leverage”

Hot Sugar is about to drop his MiDi Murder EP on October 30th, but being the generous individual that he is, he’s released a track to give us a glimpse into this project. The NYC producer... Read more »

Heems – “Cowabunga Gnarly”

Grabbing a hazy, heavy Harry Fraud production and packing a sack lunch full of stacked syllables, Das Racist‘s Heems drops off the third single in anticipation of his upcoming mixtape Wild Water Kingdom. Layered with more... Read more »

The Coup ft. Das Racist & Killer Mike – “WAVIP”

There’s always a fine line to toe when musicians bring politics into their music: on one hand, the musicians wants to get their message across; on the other, and more importantly, the music should still be,... Read more »

Contest: Win A Pair of Tickets To See Das Racist at Irving Plaza

If you’ve never seen Das Racist live before and you live in the New York area, here’s your chance to win tickets to see them on September 27th at Irving Plaza. UPDATE: THE SHOW HAS BEEN... Read more »

Heems – “Killing Time”

Heems of Das Racist is to release a mixtape titled Wild Water Kingdom later in the year, and today, we get our first taste of the tape. “Killing Time” features BLKHRTS‘ Yorrissey on production, and it’s... Read more »

Lana Del Rey – “National Anthem (Das Racist Remix)”

Maybe we haven’t all been sitting around waiting for a Das Racist and Lana Del Rey collaboration, but that’s exactly what we have here. This could have turned out a little awkward. Something about the Lana... Read more »