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Brady Watt returns with a new single, “Narcissist” which features the FlyGod Westside Gunn and the iconic DJ Premier. “I cooked up this composition how I usually do, just jamming in the studio.  I used three basses on this; my fretted, fretless, and upright. DJ Premier deemed it worthy enough to send to the one and only, Westside Gunn, who is and has been my favorite artist out for a minute now” Brady Watt  Watch the video below. https://youtu.be/7gVMokHN2No

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D.I.T.C. is ushering in a new wave that will be led by David Bars, who comes with high praise from some hip-hop legends. We get our first sounds from Bar’s new project, The Bar Code, with a new single “Beat The Odds” which features and is produced by DJ Premier. The Bar Code features production from DJ Premier, Buckwild, Showbiz, Lord Finesse and Da Beatminerz and guest appearances from Fat Joe and Cory Gunz. David Bars brings back the joy of hearing lyrical skills and wordplay. The competitive voice and confidence he presents makes it exciting to keep that foundation alive for the…

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It has been 20 years since the last official Gang Starr album and somehow a Guru verse over a Premier beat is still so relevant and timeless. The internet has been a buzz since DJ Premier dropped the latest Gang Starr single “Family and Loyalty” with a fire verse from J.Cole. DJ Premier called in to Sway In The Morning to talk about how the song and feature came about. https://youtu.be/kihakmdJbfs What makes this moment even more special is that it may be the last time we hear J. Cole featured on anyone else’s track. After the release of “Family…

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It has been a while since we last had a full LP from Papoose, but we are glad to see the OG back with this new project Underrated. Related: Papoose does the 5 Fingers of Death on Sway in the Morning The album features 12 tracks with some heavyweight production from DJ Premier, Pete Rock, Statik Selektah. It features Remy Ma, Musiq Soulchild, and Casanova.

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Hip Hop…..Skateboarding….they both go hand in hand. Academy Award nominated actor Jonah Hill figured out a way to tell an honest story that combines both in a film that doesn’t rely on A-list actors to carry the plot. Think of it as KIDS meets Gleaming the Cube. Mid90s is about a 13-year old named Stevie (played by Sunny Suljic) who escapes his troubled home life at a local skate shop in Los Angeles. Stevie is constantly bullied by his older brother Ian (played by Lucas Hedges) and spends his summer bonding with a group of teens at the Motor Avenue…

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In preparation for the release party for his new single “Soju” featuring 2 Chainz at the legendary SOB’s in NYC, Jay Park stopped by Sway In the Morning to familiarize us with his style of music. He also breaks down why his style of music is not to be considered KPop, a huge genre in Korea. Watch the interview below and check out the world premiere of “Soju” Featuring 2 Chainz. Jay Park Featuring 2 Chainz – “Soju”

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