Bambu Songs, Videos, & Albums

Brother Ali ft. Bambu & MaLLy- Home Away From Home Artwork
Featuring: Bambu | MaLLy
Some artists experience touring as a painful separation from loved ones and familiar places. Not Brother Ali; for the Minneapolis heavyweight, the road is Home Away From Home. Tomorrow, he’ll be climbing back in the bus... More
Posted on Sep 15, 2014
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Bambu ft. Cutso - My Potnas Artwork
Artist: Bambu
Album: Sun of a Gun
Though the media has forgotten about Trayvon Martin, hip-hop’s best and brightest still want to talk about it. Enter Bambu. On My Potnas, Bambu paints a picture of his adolescence in Sacramento, illustrating his narrative... More
Posted on Nov 06, 2013
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Bambu - Sun of a Gun Cover
Artist: Bambu
Album: Sun of a Gun
Los Angeles emcee Bambu has positioned himself next to some of the most well-respected names in turntablism on his latest mixtape, Sun Of A Gun. The 15-track project, which focuses a lyrical lens on NSA and Prism spying, our... More
Posted on Aug 24, 2013
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Bambu ft. D-Styles - Last Year Artwork
Artist: Bambu
Album: Sun of a Gun
If you’ve noticed things heating up on the Pacific Coast, you ain’t the only one. On a new selection off his latest mixtape (premiered Saturday via 2DopeBoyz), Bambu makes a similar observation, spitting, “It... More
Posted on Aug 12, 2013
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Bambu - Lean Artwork
Artist: Bambu
Song: Lean
Los Angeles emcee Bambu is a lot like Mary Poppins—except, instead of offering the youngsters a spoonful of sugar to help the medicine go down, he’s using a spoonful of “medicine” to make his hard-left political... More
Posted on Mar 12, 2013
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Grynch ft. Bambu & Slug (of Atmosphere) - Mister Rogers (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Grynch
Featuring: Bambu
Album: Street Lights
Hey Neighbor! Welcome to the hip-hop hood, where everyday is beautiful and Grynch drops dope cuts with his neighbors; on this trip, Slug (of Atmosphere) and Bambu. In a remake his 2011 cut, Mister Rogers, Grynch will have... More
Posted on Feb 27, 2013
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Bambu ft. Thurz - Boom Artwork
Artist: Bambu
Featuring: Thurz
Song: Boom
In the title line of my favorite track off Public Enemy’s It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back, Chuck D boasts, “I’m even lethal when I’m unarmed / ‘Cause I’m louder than a bomb.”... More
Posted on Nov 14, 2012
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Bambu ft. Roscoe Umali - So Many (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Bambu
Featuring: Roscoe Umali
You can always count on Bambu to pair infectious grooves with a powerful message. Fresh off putting down for guerrilla revolutionaries at home and and abroad on the trunk-banging Rent Money, the Los Angeles emcee returns to... More
Posted on Oct 17, 2012
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Bambu ft. Rocky Rivera - Rent Money Artwork
Artist: Bambu
While far less talented rhymesayers are saving up for their third yacht, Bambu is hustling overtime for that Rent Money. Rather than switching up his style to appeal to the powers that be, however, the Watts-resident... More
Posted on Oct 03, 2012
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Artist: Bambu
Song: Sermon
In a day and age where every word can be torn apart, debated and argued, most rappers have simply found it more convenient to say nothing. Not Bambu. As always the L.A. emcee uses the power of the microphone to full effect,... More
Posted on Jul 19, 2012
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DJ Muggs ft. Dizzee Rascal & Bambu - Snap Your Neck Back Artwork
Artist: DJ Muggs
Featuring: Dizzee Rascal | Bambu
While he may not get the attention he truly deserves, Cypress Hill founding father DJ Muggs deserves to be mentioned alongside anyone when it comes to west coast hip-hop legends. No, scratch that, global hip-hop legends, and... More
Posted on Feb 29, 2012
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Bambu x Prometheus Brown - Lookin’ Up Artwork
Artist: Bambu
Featuring: Prometheus Brown
Previously heard collaborating on last summer’s At It Again, Los Angeles rhymesayer Bambu and Seattle repper Prometheus Brown (aka Geologic of Blue Scholars) return to our pages with the latest single off their 2011... More
Posted on Feb 21, 2012
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BAMBU - None Left Artwork
Artist: Bambu
BAMBU never fails to raise tough questions in his records, and freshly-released promo single None Left finds the up-and-comer dropping some of his most incisive, timely bars to date. Here, Josh the Goon‘s gritty... More
Posted on Jan 02, 2012
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SessionsLA ft. Aldo & Bambu - History Artwork
Artist: SessionsLA
Featuring: Bambu
Song: History
A lot of people like to say that they care about today’s youth growing up in an age riddled with economic collapse, the continuing narcotic (both illegal and prescription) epidemic and myriad of other obstacles. One group... More
Posted on Oct 31, 2011
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Bambu x Sabzi - Box’d Up Artwork
Artist: Bambu
You seldom listen to a conscious record and feel the need to dance. Sure, there may have been some head-nodding records here and there, but can you really imagine yourself dancing to Talib Kweli’s Get By? Occasionally,... More
Posted on Sep 19, 2011
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