Maino Songs


Scott King ft. Maino - Kings Artwork

Scott King ft. Maino - Kings

Q Da Kid‘s gone through some serious changes since stepping into the Booth with his Trendin’ Topic mixtape back in early 2011. Most significantly, he ain’t a kid anymore; he’s a king. Now going by...Read More

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Maino ft. Vado - Focused Artwork

Maino ft. Vado - Focused

Take it from a certified ADD case: all the talent in the world makes no difference when you can’t stay Focused on what you’re doing. Maino clearly doesn’t have any problems on that front; on a fresh street...Read More

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Westbay ft. Maino - Fly With Him Artwork

Westbay ft. Maino - Fly With Him

I hope you’re not afraid of heights, Booth readers. Westbay is in the building and he’s extending y’all an exclusive invitation to “come Fly With Him.” And I do mean “exclusive—this cut, the...Read More

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Maino ft. Meek Mill & Troy Ave - Lights Camera Action Artwork

Maino ft. Meek Mill & Troy Ave - Lights Camera Action

Fresh off earning positive reader reviews for last week’s Watch Me Do It, Maino returns to our pages with another fresh street single off his forthcoming EP. On the newly-released Lights Camera Action, the NYC street...Read More

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Maino ft. T.I. & French Montana - Watch Me Do It Artwork

Maino ft. T.I. & French Montana - Watch Me Do It

If the Nielsen ratings show a steep drop-off in overall TV viewership in the Brooklyn area, there’s a perfectly rational explanation: everyone has their eyes glued to Maino. On Watch Me Do It, the latest single off his...Read More

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DJ MoonDawg ft L.E.P. Bogus Boys, Maino & John Blu - Bet That Artwork

DJ MoonDawg ft L.E.P. Bogus Boys, Maino & John Blu - Bet That

Plenty of artists will swear up and down that you’re going to love their next record, but DJ MoonDawg is one of the few willing to put money on it. In fact, not only would the Chi-town representative stake his fortune...Read More

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Ricky Blaze ft. Maino - Top Shottas Artwork

Ricky Blaze ft. Maino - Top Shottas

At the top of the month, beatsmith-turned-solo artist Ricky Blaze stepped into the Booth with Kill Em, a club-ready cut which failed to excite our readers despite an appearance from Dipset vet Jim Jones. Rather than flipping...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. Busta Rhymes, Jim Jones, Gucci Mane, Yo Gotti & Trae Tha Truth - Mobbin (Remix)

If while listening to Maino and Waka Flocka‘s Mobbin you thought to yourself, “Only two rappers on one record? This surely isn’t mobbin,” then prepare to have your mind blown because Maino is clearly...Read More

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Talib Kweli - To The Music Artwork

Talib Kweli - To The Music

Unless it features Kat Stacks on the hook and a guest verse from Kim Kardashian, you really can’t go wrong with an unreleased record from Brooklyn rhymesayer Talib Kweli. Oh, and did I mention that said song is also...Read More

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Maino ft. Waka Flocka - Mobbin’ Artwork

Maino ft. Waka Flocka - Mobbin’

It’s been a few months since we’ve heard new solo music from Maino, but the NYC mainstay’s got a pretty good excuse for his absence - the man’s been steady Mobbin. Previously leaked in unfinished form...Read More

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Emilio Rojas

Emilio Rojas ft. Maino & Paypa - P*ssy & Cologne (Remix)

On March’s P*ssy & Cologne (I Got It), East Coast fave Emilio Rojas described his signature scent to all those who hadn’t had the pleasure of smelling him in person. Fast-forward a few months, and two rap...Read More

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David Banner ft. Maino - Castles in Brooklyn Artwork

David Banner ft. Maino - Castles in Brooklyn

Though David Banner‘s undoubtedly been busy promoting his forthcoming album (and the burgeoning movement which it represents), the Mississippi native’s found time to work a little travel into his schedule. Fresh...Read More

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Maino

Maino - Shine

Hope you’ve got shades handy; on the latest single off his sophomore set, Maino Shines so brightly that he just might burn out your retinas (How can a song burn our your retinas, you ask? Beats me—I’m a...Read More

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Maino - Unstoppable Artwork

Maino - Unstoppable

Think you can get in the way of Maino‘s grind? Think again. Fresh off the release of his long-delayed sophomore set, the Hustle Hard/Atlantic emcee takes a victory lap on Unstoppable, a freshly-released standout cut and...Read More

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Maino ft. PUSH! Montana & Mouse - Gangsta’s Ain’t Dead Artwork

Maino ft. PUSH! Montana & Mouse - Gangsta’s Ain’t Dead

Thought thuggin’ was over? Think again. On the latest buzz record off his long-awaited sophomore set, Maino assures us that, contrary to appearances, “Gangsta’s Ain’t Dead” As proof, the Big...Read More

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Maino

Maino - I Still Love You

If you ever watched The Boondocks you may recall Huey Freeman saying “Being the bigger man is overrated,” before receiving a brutal headbutt from his former best friend. It’s never easy to take the high road after...Read More

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Maino ft. T.I. & Meek Mill - I’m About Cream (Remix)

A much-buzzed-about street single off Maino‘s long-awaited sophomore set, I’m About Cream was met with lukewarm reviews when it hit our front page this past September. Today, the Mista Raja and Sef Millz-produced...Read More

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Maino ft. Robbie Nova - That Could Be Us Artwork

Maino ft. Robbie Nova - That Could Be Us

Jay-Z and Beyoncé, Swizz and Alicia, Barack and Michelle, Maino and… whoever he’s talking about on his latest feature. On the latest single off his long-delayed sophomore set, the NYC mainstay points to a few of...Read More

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Maino ft. Lil Wayne - I’m About Cream Artwork

Maino ft. Lil Wayne - I’m About Cream

On an unreleased cut featured this past May, Maino claimed: “I got money on my mind, deck full of ice… you know what I’m about, I’m About That Life.” For several months, that was the final word on the...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. Roscoe Dash, DJ Khaled, Ace Hood, Meek Mill, Jim Jones & Wale - Let It Fly (Remix)

When Maino first dropped off his current single, Let It Fly, user Shumaine was quick to weigh in: “Good song but it feels like it’s missing something…” Lucky for him, the official remix adds not one...Read More

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Maino ft. Roscoe Dash - Let It Fly (Hands in the Air)

Hungry for appreciation from the listening public, Maino encourages fans to put their Hands (or drinks, as the case may be) In the Air on his latest single, Let It Fly. Backed by the dancefloor-scorching production of Shawn...Read More

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Maino - I’m About That Life Artwork

Maino - I’m About That Life

If push came to shove, and with him it often does (just ask Yung Berg), I wouldn’t test Maino in anything. Rocks, papers, scissors, a game of checkers, Scrabble, you get the point. When they documented Maino’s...Read More

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Yobi ft. Maino - Painful War Artwork

Yobi ft. Maino - Painful War

They say that all’s fair in love and war, but too often love can be a war, with the battlefield the hearts of those involved. (Cue the Pat Benatar.) Such heartache is an unfortunate but all too common part of life, as...Read More

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Maino ft. Rico Love - Ooh Aaah

With the seemingly-endless delays plaguing his second full-length, NYC repper Maino‘s best bet to get the set on store shelves is, of course, a hit single. Kicked off with a cry of “This one’s for the...Read More

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Maino ft. Lloyd Banks - Yes Yes Y’all

Famously used by the Beastie Boys, the Geto Boys, Will Smith and countless others, “Yes Yes Y’all” may be the oldest rap ad-lib in the book – or it would be, if writing it down in a book didn’t totally...Read More

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Swizz Beatz ft. Maino, Jim Jones, Jadakiss, & Joell Ortiz - We Keep It Rockin’ Artwork

Swizz Beatz ft. Maino, Jim Jones, Jadakiss, & Joell Ortiz - We Keep It Rockin’

I bet when rocker Joe Cocker was creating the piano part to his single Woman to Woman in 1972 he had no idea it would become one of the most widely recognized samples in the history of…wait for it…hip-hop. Almost 40 years...Read More

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Skyzoo & !llmind ft. Lloyd Banks & Maino - Speakers on Blast (Remix) Artwork

Skyzoo & !llmind ft. Lloyd Banks & Maino - Speakers on Blast (Remix)

Is it possible to improve on a masterwork of freshness like Speakers on Blast, single number two off Skyzoo and !llmind‘s recent collaborative debut? Having meditated on the matter for 40 days and 40 nights (OK, maybe...Read More

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Maino ft. Morgan Heritage - Maino Nation (We Gonna Win)

In his famous military treatise, The Art of War, Sun Tzu stressed the importance of subtlety and deception, advising generals to “Pretend inferiority and encourage [the enemy’s] arrogance.” By contrast,...Read More

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Maino ft. Diddy-Dirty Money - Don’t Say Nothing (Remix)

Featured back in May, the original version of Maino‘s Don’t Say Nothing received some downright harsh reviews from many of our regulars. Today, the Northeastern street mainstay is back to set things right with the...Read More

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Maino ft. Kaleena (of Dirty Money) - Don’t Say Nothin’

Maino‘s most recent features, the sorta-tacky Tiger and the lukewarmly (yes, according to my spell-checker, that’s actually a word) received Bring It Back DJ didn’t perform up to spec, but that hasn’t...Read More

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DJ Suss.One

DJ Suss.One ft. Maino - Let ‘Em Lay

Not seen in the Booth since he remade Biggie‘s notorious Who Shot Ya back in February 2009, DJ Suss.One has rejoined forces with fellow Northeasterner Maino to bring fans a preview of his forthcoming, cinema-themed...Read More

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Consequence

Consequence ft. Maino - Down This Road

Having already declared his disdain for Childish Games, Consequence, the G.O.O.D. Music representative and “dude who kind of looks like Kanye from certain angles,” is now ready to hit the pavement on his new cut, the...Read More

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Maino - Bring It Back DJ

As Maino’s so fond of saying, the man does hustle hard, and the heavily inked New York emcee is back to prove he’s got more than just Tiger Woods’ sex addiction on his mind with the release of his new buzz single...Read More

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Maino - Tiger

When you’ve built your public image (and much of your fortune) on the appearance of ‘wholesomeness,’ it’s got to sting when your numerous infidelities are revealed to the world and your...Read More

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Billy Roadz

Billy Roadz ft. Maino & Jesse Idol - Towards the Sky

Booth newcomer Billy Roadz’ MySpace bio traces the Jersey emcee’s musical aspirations back to hours spent getting familiar with the R&B greats while watching his mother do housework – which raises the...Read More

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Rakim

Rakim ft. Tracey Horton & Maino - Walk These Streets

When one of the greatest emcees to ever pick up a mic drops a new track, you listen. The incomparable Rakim is back with the second single off his new album The Seventh Seal, the pounding Walk These Streets. Over a...Read More

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Brian Gibbs

Brian Gibbs ft. Maino - This Love

Though the hip-hop industry focuses its scouting on major metropolises, R&B tends to be more accepting of those from smaller cities – how many of you had even heard of Petersburg or Tappahannock, Va. before Trey Songz...Read More

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Shiré

Shiré ft. Maino - Love Don’t Fail Me

Thus far, all of Shiré‘s features in the Booth have dealt with the artist’s problems in life and relationships (see Don’t Deserve Me, I Used To Lovher, Excuse Me,and (Don’t) Lay Me Off).  Now,...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. Chris Brown - Don’t Be Scared

If you find a list of “Hip-Hop’s Biggest Goons,” chances are Maino will appear in the Top 10 (thanks in part to a certain altercation with Yung Berg).  Knowing that his “rough” image could lead some to dismiss...Read More

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Maino ft. Swizz Beatz - A Million Bucks

When you’ve just risen from a life of poverty to a multi-million-dollar major label deal, and your album is slated to be one of the first hip-hop sets released under the Obama administration, doesn’t that make you...Read More

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Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle ft. Jay Rock & Maino - Hussle in the House (All Money In Remix)

Nipsey Hussle‘s been a familiar face in the Booth for quite a while now, but those who still don’t know what he’s all about would do well to check out his newly-released official remix of Hussle in the...Read More

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DJ Self

DJ Self ft. Fabolous, Juelz Santana, Red Cafe & Maino - Swag Surfin’ (Freestyle)

It seems like most artists’ introductory singles start out as underground hits, but once the majors take notice, hello superstardom!  That pattern has been most recently proven with Atlanta trio Fast Life...Read More

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Soulja Boy

Soulja Boy ft. Lil Wayne, Jim Jones, Maino & Jadakiss - Turn My Swag On (Remix)

I know what you’re all thinking: “How did Soulja Boy get so many street lyricists on one of his songs?”  Well, Turn My Swag On off sophomore LP iSouljaBoyTellEm just happened to be S-Beezy’s first...Read More

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Raekwon

Raekwon ft. Maino - Dealer

As Raekwon the Chef puts the final seasonings on his much-anticipated Only Built 4 Cuban Linx II, he’s trimming some of the excess fat to maintain the retro flavor listeners have been waiting for (as exemplified by the...Read More

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DJ Suss.One

DJ Suss.One ft. Red Cafe, Uncle Murda & Maino - Who Shot Ya 2K

Though Biggie biopic Notorious is reaching the end of its run at many theaters, the homages and tributes to the fallen legend don’t look like they’re going to stop any time soon.  One of Biggie’s most...Read More

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Maino ft. T-Pain - All The Above

Time for another pop quiz – is Maino (a.) a soldier, (b.) a rider, or (c.) a ghetto survivor?  As Shock G would say, “The answer is ‘d:’ All [of] The Above.”  Though the Brooklyn emcee came off as...Read More

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Maino - 2009 Predictions

Maino has a long history of making controversial statements (see Rumors, a mixtape cut on which he spread uncomplimentary gossip about practically everyone in the game).  Now, though, the Hi Hater emcee seems to have...Read More

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Huey

Huey ft. Glasses Malone & Maino - 24/7-365

We find Huey where we left him last; working on a Strictly Business strategy for his sophomore album.  After the Booth-featured No Makeup, failed to stir up much excitement, the St. Louis native has rethought his...Read More

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Rocky Fontaine

Rocky Fontaine ft. Maino & Gillie Da Kid - Best in the City

Inspired by the famous movie series about a former Philadelphia street thug who went on to dominate the boxing world, Philly native Rocky Fontaine is ready to charge like a stallion to the top of the industry. This November,...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. Soul II Soul - However Do You Want It

From the moment he first picked up a mic until the moment before his single Hi Hater was released, rapper Maino was known only to the most avid hip-hop listeners.  Since then, however, the Brooklyn native has enjoyed a...Read More

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Maino

Maino - Role Model

NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley once famously said, “I’m not a role model.”  Echoing that sentiment is current stove-hot emcee Maino, whose major label debut, If Tomorrow Comes…, is right around the...Read More

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Yung Berg

Yung Berg ft. Casha, Pleasure P, Twista, Maino, Jim Jones & Cap One - Tha Business (Remix)

After death and taxes, a third almost-certain thing in life is the usage of a guest feature on a Yung Berg record (all but two songs on his debut, Look What You Made Me, feature at least one guest artist).  Naturally, on...Read More

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Young Steff

Young Steff ft. Maino - Professional (Remix)

Former Roc Boy turned Richcraft flagship artist Young Steff‘s debut single, Professional, has all the makings of a debut chart hit.  When you mix the 18-year-old’s voice with appealing subject matter and an...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. Trey Songz - Hood Love

In this year of breakout singles, perhaps no single has been more important to an artist’s career than Maino‘s Hi Hater.  Made with no guest verses whatsoever (a rarity with today’s hip-hop hits) the...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. TI, Swizz, Plies, Jadakiss & Fabolous - Hi Hater (Remix)

Just in case you naysayers didn’t get the message the first few times around, Maino is back with the third and most star-studded remix of his infectious summer jam, Hi Hater. The Brooklyn rapper is his typical cordial self,...Read More

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The Mad Rapper

The Mad Rapper ft. Red Café, Maino, Wais P, Papoose & Joell Ortiz - Brooklyn Let’s Go (Part 1)

By day Deric “D-Dot” Angelettie is a mild-mannered producer for Diddy‘s beat crew, The Hitmen, as well as a husband and father of four daughters.  Once the sun sets and the moon appears in full view,...Read More

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Cheri Dennis aka Cheri Coke

Cheri Dennis ft. Maino - Pretend (Remix)

Last November, singer Cheri Dennis released her debut album, In And Out Of Love, as an exclusive “iTunes-only” release.  While the product didn’t exactly fly off virtual store shelves as Dennis had hoped, it did...Read More

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Capone-n-Noreaga

Capone-n-Noreaga ft. Tha Dogg Pound, Maino, Uncle Murda & The Clipse - My Hood (Remix)

While veterans Capone-n-Noreaga might be Reporting the War on their much-anticipated impending reunion album, the NYC duo has been making plenty of allies on the side.  On their buzz single, My Hood, the duo teamed up...Read More

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Maino

Maino - Hi Hater

Having grown up in poverty and spent several years in jail, well-traveled MC Maino isn’t the type to be fazed by the negativity of critics or naysayers. For the first time in his lengthy rap career, which included an...Read More

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Maino

Maino - Be Me

It’s a classic piece of advice: just be yourself.  And in his song, Be Me, Brooklyn rapper Maino wants to let the world know that he can’t be anybody else but himself.  In fact, he wants everyone to know that...Read More

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Notorious B.I.G.

Biggie ft. 50 Cent, Bizzy Bone, Maino, Chingy, Bobby V & Chris Notez - Can I Speak To Biggie

This past Sunday, March 9, marked the eleventh anniversary of the Notorious B.I.G.‘s tragic shooting death in 1997.  In honor of the fallen rap legend, NYC rapper/producer “Hav Boy” Monte has decided to...Read More

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B.G.

B.G. ft. Young Jeezy, Maino & Gar - I Hustle (Remix)

To get the world ready for his long-awaited Atlantic Records debut, Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood, B.G. has teamed up with DJ Drama to release a special Gangsta Grillz prequel mixtape, entitled Hood Generals.  This...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. T.I. - What Ya Gonna Do

After leaving his old recording home at Universal—for the greener pastures of Atlantic—Brooklyn rapper, Maino, quickly learned the benefits of his new label situation.  Signed through Atlantic’s top urban...Read More

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Maino

Maino - Streets Been Good To Me

After signing a distribution deal with Atlantic Records, Brooklyn’s Maino wasted no time giving props on his new single, Streets Been Good To Me.  Promising his fans that despite his new deal, he won’t let...Read More

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Maino ft. Uncle Murda & Cassidy - NWA

Brooklyn born rapper Maino knows all about NWA.  No, not the successful West Coast group that included Dr. Dre and Ice Cube, but rather his group of friends growing up in the streets.  Collaborating with fellow New...Read More

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Bashan

Bashan ft. Maino - Hustle All Day

Newcomer Bashan is ready to make his transition from the mixtape circuit to mainstream audiences with the arrival of his new street single, Hustle All Day.  The production work is nothing worth writing home about, and...Read More

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Maino

Maino ft. Razah, BG, Nore, Jae Millz & Uncle Murda - My Life Is A Movie (Remix)

It’s not always true but the remix to Maino’s My Life Is A Movie is hella better than the original…but that’s not saying much. My Life Is A Movie is mostly a New York affair on this mix as Maino enlists Nore, Jae...Read More

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Maino ft. Lil’ Kim & Papoose - BK For Life

During an interview with DJ ‘Z,’ Brooklyn born rapper AZ listed his TOP 5 Brooklyn-born MC’s of all time: Bigge, Jay-Z, KRS-One, Fabolous and… himself.  Although Maino didn’t make the list,...Read More

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