Short Film The Revival

Roxanna Shante and Bahamadia talk about their experiences in hip hop in short film The Revival. Magazine, The Liberator, has the whole story.

She’s So Fresh III

the good folks over at the B Side Show have a post with all type of video from She’s So Fresh III out in NY. Shout out to the host, Tasty Keish and the woman that puts it all together, Bless Roxwell.

From the B Side Show:
“One of the best places to catch some of this raw talent is at the She’s So Fresh” showcase put together by fellow femcee Bless Roxwell. As always the last showcase, held on 2/4/10, was a success with talent from the 5 boroughs and Canada blessing the mic.”

View photos from the event on Bless Roxwell’s site.

New York STAND UP!

Don’t forget that Mama’s Hip Hop Kitchen vol. 3 is coming up March 6th.

PEACE,
La Blaxicana

Emperess Live Jan. 22

You should remember Emperess from the Summer MC Search and the Piss In The Wind Mixtape vol. 1. Here’s some of what she’s been up to lately.

Video courtesy of rnlification: “Recorded on January 22, 2010 using a Flip Video camcorder. Empress Michielle is killing it at the Black Madona’s event @ the Red Lounge. SHe is killing it!!!!!!! Enjoy”

B.A.S.S. Welcomes New DJ Similak Chyld

Bay Area Sister Sound (B.A.S.S.) welcomes Similak Child to the crew. Read the whole story here.

New Deena Jonez – Memoirs of a Libra

Download the album here.

Check out Back to the Notebook while you’re here, you know that joint Encore closed out the Piss In The Wind vol. 1 Mixtape last year, right? Speaking of… did you watch her video from the Summer MC Search? She spit on a corner in BK and it was bananas! Folks started crowding around her, it was beautiful. View the video.

Founder of The Fembassy Speaks on Women in Hip Hop

Glennisha Morgan, founder of The Fembassy, talks to Soul Sessions about current trends in hip, specifically those that involve women in hip hop. Are raunchy rappers bad for women? Where have all the Latifahs and Lauryns gone?

Read her thoughts here.

Mala Reignz – Calm Before the Storm Promo

i know, i know…..

i’m late. i had to post it though. Mala Reignz. Calm Before the Storm (promo video). EP Releasing on January 29,2010 Produced by Kwan Lee.

Mala Reignz on Piss In The Wind:

All I Got Is You (freestyle)

Walking On The Moon (remix)

PEACE