While I have only heard of her recently it seems Casey has been around for quite a while. Hailed has one of the rapper of the moment, she brings us back to more original hip-hop, when lyrics prevailed over gangsta-attitude.
This track is particularly interesting as it does not deal with Banlieue issues but dig further in the shameful part of our history that is colonisation!
In a long line of artists contributing to raising awareness or funds for charities…. Our dear Oxmo Puccino has left his Jazz Bastards to create a unique track to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the convention for children’s right in association with UNICEF…. quite a worthy cause….
With a Remix compilation due for release on November 2nd, DJ Mehdi invite us to sample some song that did not make it to the final cuts of ‘Red, Black and Blue” due to Copyright issues. French attitude forbid, DJ Mhedi gives the finger to the music business and its institutions by unleashing those forbidden tracks on the internet for FREE.
Download FREE DJ Mehdi’s exclusive remixes and discover some gems and killer classics!
Don’t forget: The “official compilation” Red, Black and Blue is out on Edbanger very soon including remixes of CSS, Joakim, Santogold, Architecture in Helsinki and many more…
This is not just new but it is quite seasonal in its own exotic way and definately worth another listen.
You probably remember “Thé a la menthe” instrumental in “Ocean’s Twelve” but the track originated in Paris Suburban ghetto dubbed with sharp rap lyrics.
The two Mcs of LA CAUTION, Hi-Tekk and Nikkfurie, are also part of Vincent Cassel’s production crew “Kourtrajme” and we are offering you below a quick snap at their video also featuring comedian “Ramzi” and Mr Cassell himself: