Rappin Ass Thursdays #55
Posted on Nov 10th, 2011
Photo by Mel D Cole
R.A.T. returns! With Wale’s new album clocking a robust 164,000 copies sold this past week to become the #2 album in the country (curse you Bieber!) Nick Catchdubs reflects on the three mixtapes he put together with the DC spitter. Read More
Rappin Ass Thursdays #32
Posted on Apr 22nd, 2010
Was the last one of these really TWO MONTHS ago? Thats a lot of missed Thursdays, a lot of rappin ass raps left behind… Make up for lost time and hit the jump for a bunch of stuff that has caught my ear since then (and hasn’t been talked to death elsewhere). Underground and under-appreciated, poppy-as-hell but still awesome, lessgooo… Read More
Rappin Ass Thursdays #20
Posted on Oct 15th, 2009
Thursday quickie with Big Boi & Gucci Mane, Snoop Dogg, Wale f. Pharrell and Deuce Poppi. Read More
Rappin Ass Thursdays #12
Posted on Aug 20th, 2009
New ones this week from Freeway, Tek & Jakk Frost, Wale, OJ Da Juiceman and Juney Boomdata feat. Project Pat. Read More
Wale x 9th Wonder x Nick Catchdubs "Back To The Feature" Mixtape
Posted on Jun 22nd, 2009
Back To The Feature, the third mixtape collaboration between FG’s Catch and DC’s Wale dropped this past Friday, racking up almost 50,000 downloads over the weekend. Hiyo!
Grab it for free and get your rap on with a galaxy of guest MCs (hence the title) and production from 9th Wonder (duh), Mark Ronson, up and comers like Mikey Mike and more. Tracklist after the jump, download Wale x Catch 100 Miles & Running and Mixtape About Nothing while you’re at it!
Update: the fine folks at RCRD LBL put up a direct download and handy streaming player for the mix.
Rappin Ass Thursdays #1
Posted on Jun 4th, 2009
Welcome to the inaugural Rappin Ass Thursdays (mega pause!)
I wanted to post up some more music on the blog that wasn’t directly FG related and this seemed like the best way to start. Every Thursday I’m gonna compile my favorite new downloads of the week just in time for you to grab before the weekend. This first one has tracks from GLC & Christian Rich, Wale, Donny Goines f. Che Grand & Izza Kizza, and DJ Soul’s Big L tribute mix. Lesssgoooooooooooo!!! Read More
Go-Go "Day 'N' Nite"
Posted on May 8th, 2009
At the Wale show at LPR in New York City last night, Kid Cudi droped by to say what up – so of course, Mr Folarin’s backing band UCB took the opportunity to coat “Day ‘N’ Nite” with tons of mumbo sauce in their impromptu live go-go version.
Win Tickets to Wale / Cudi / Ronson / Catch and More in NYC
Posted on Dec 8th, 2008
RCRD LBL is giving away tickets to this Tuesday’s (12.9) show at Highline Ballroom, featuring Wale (backed by go-go band UCB), Kid Cudi, Colin Munroe, and Che Grand with DJ sets from Nick Catchdubs, Mark Ronson and surprise guests from Hot 97. Enter to win here, winners will be selected Tuesday AM.
Kid Cudi f. Wale "Is There Any Love"
Posted on Jul 1st, 2008
As a teaser for his forthcoming A Kid Named Cudi mixtape, Kid Cudi just dropped this new, Wale-assisted version of his live favorite, “Is There Any Love.” Download it here and check for the mixtape July 17th.