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Kool G Rap, Termanology & Saigon Show They Can Outrun Life’s Biggest Obstacles (Video)

Kool G Rap has just released Return of the Don, and the Juice Crew legend’s triumphant return to his solo career does not disappoint. For more than three decades, the Queens,

Kool G Rap Is A 30-Year Lyrical Legend. Listen To A Sneak Preview Of His New Album (Audio)

Kool G Rap is frequently considered one of Hip-Hop’s greatest MCs. For 31 years, the Queens, New Yorker has helped bring Rap out of an era of simpler deliveries to

Termanology & Saigon Use Q-Tip Production For A Sobering Look At What’s Wrong (Video)

One of the most poignant tracks in Termanology’s expansive catalog is “We’re Both Wrong.” The track pairs the 1982 MC with production from A Tribe Called Quest’s Q-Tip. For a

Kool G Rap Announces First Solo Album In 6 Years & It Has Some Exciting Guests

Less than a week ago (February 17), Queens, New York veteran Kool G Rap and Juice Crew band-mate Big Daddy Kane performed a co-headlining event in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. Billed

Finding The GOAT Producer: Just Blaze vs. Kanye West. Who Is Better?

“Finding the GOAT Producer,” the third installment of Ambrosia For Heads’s annual battle series features Hip-Hop’s greatest producers vying for the #1 spot. Thirty producers were pre-selected by a panel

Finding The GOAT Producer: The Neptunes vs. Just Blaze. Who Is Better?

“Finding the GOAT Producer” begins. The third installment of Ambrosia For Heads’s annual battle series features Hip-Hop’s greatest producers vying for the #1 spot. Thirty producers were pre-selected by a

Saigon & Termanology Put Prejudice Policing In Its Place Over Q-Tip Production (Audio)

A decade ago, Termanology and Saigon were two of the rising stars in the New York Hip-Hop scene. While Term’ would begin a relentless cycle of independent releases that has

Kay Slay Recruits Redman, Raekwon & Royce 5’9″ To Attack The Wack (Mixtape)

They do not call DJ Kay Slay “the drama king” for nothing. Since the late 1970s, the Harlem, New York graffiti writer-turned-DJ-turned-record executive seemingly lives for the spirit of competition.

Shuko Recruits Saigon, R.A. The Rugged Man & Vinnie Paz On New Track (Audio)

German producer Shuko is getting ready to release his debut album, For The Love Of It (January 30), and has unveiled a new track, “Change Gonna Come” off the album

Saigon Offers A Stripped-Down DJ Premier Remix Of His Big Daddy Kane Collab (Audio)

Following last month’s original, DJ Premier-produced version of “One Foot In The Door,” Saigon has a remix. Still maintaining the same opening intro, an early 2000s on-the-spot cosign from Jay

Ten Years Ago Saigon Predicted Hip-Hop Would Be in a Sad State. Was He Right? (Audio)

“In 2004 Saigon released his first project titled Warning Shots. There was a freestyle on Warning Shots where Saigon would prophesize everything that would come to take place in Hip

Saigon Bursts From Comment Sections To Chillin’ With DJ Premier & Lil Cease (Video)

A product of the Internet-era of Hip-Hop, Saigon has always been an artist for the streets before the servers. In his video for the GSN3: The Troubled Times Of Brian

Saigon is Joined By the Legendary Big Daddy Kane on a DJ Premier Track (Audio)

Saigon’s GSN3: The Troubled Times Of Brian Carenard is two weeks away (September 30). However, the veteran New York MC unleashed one of the LP’s most anticipated tracks in “One

Saigon & Kool G Rap Reunite, With Memphis Bleek & Lil Bibby (Audio)

A decade after “The Letter P,” Saigon and Kool G Rap are back to their hard-hittin’ double-dopeness on “Mechanical Animals (4 Generations).” Speaking to the subtitle, also on the cut

Saigon Kicks Some Reality Rap Over a DJ Premier Track (Audio)

Saigon addresses rumors about himself, his role on Love & Hip-Hop and more over a boom bap DJ Premier track. Sai’s message? It’s “Nunya” business. Check it out. Related: Saigon,

Tune In With Chuuwee & The Chuuwee Channel (Album Stream)

Chuuwee answers some questions about his career since signing a record deal with Amalgam Digital, his reasons for moving away from Sacramento, and more about his life throughout his latest

Here’s a Look Back at the Week’s Best Videos in Hip-Hop (8/10/14) (Video Playlist)

This week in Hip-Hop video brought new music videos from Freddie Gibbs & Madlib, Spesh & Kool G Rap, Dom Kennedy, Lil Boosie, Saigon, Jeezy, Mick Jenkins, Rick Ross and

Saigon, Papoose & Omar Epps Look To The Skies To Make A Sinner’s Prayer (Video)

In the mid-2000s, two of Hip-Hop’s most poised New York City voices were Saigon and Papoose. Both thriving acts of the height of mixtape culture, these MCs embodied a direct

AFH: The Week in Video (8/3/14) (Video Playlist)

This week in video brought new visuals from Scarface & Akon, The Lox & Mobb Deep, Apollo Brown and REKS, a dramatic reading from Warren G, freestyles from Taylor Bennett

REKS, N.O.R.E. & Saigon Pay Homage To Marcus Garvey (Video)

REKS and producer Hazardis Soundz, two weeks removed from the release of their joint album, Eyes Watching God, drop visuals for the single, “Garvey.” The title is dedicated to the

Saigon, Papoose & Omar Epps Make Some Food for Thought on Sinner’s Prayer (Audio)

Saigon, Papoose and Omar Epps (yep, the “Juice” man…) do some heavy reflecting on “Sinner’s Prayer.” They touch on everything from the progress (or lack thereof) of the State of

REKS Teams With Saigon & N.O.R.E. For Some Message Music With Garvey (Audio)

The revolutionary comparisons drive the musical car, as REKS links with Saigon and N.O.R.E. on “Garvey,” named after the Jamaican leader of the Black Star Line. N.O.R.E.is in form, Saigon

Here’s Kay Slay’s New Mixtape Featuring Raekwon, Young Buck, ONYX, Jay Rock, Joell Ortiz, Tony Yayo & Many More (Mixtape)

DJ Kay Slay has released his new mixtape, The Last Hip Hop Disciple. The project is STACKED with artists of all styles, including Raekwon, Young Buck, ONYX, Jay Rock, Joell

Saigon’s Next Album To Feature 3-4 DJ Premier Tracks & Big Daddy Kane?

Saigon’s The Greatest Story Never Told album featured one of the most exciting production lineups for any debut artists. Although it was released over five years after originally planned, on

Saigon – Rap vs. Real (Video)

Saigon continues his hip-hop activism in his latest video. He takes fake gangsterism, materialism and misogyny in rap music to task. Check out Rap vs. Real. Related: Saigon – Our

Saigon in The Backroom on 106 & Park (Video)

Saigon smashed up The Backroom on 106 & Park with one of the hardest verses yet. Check out the video below. Related: Saigon – Our Babies 2 (It’s a Crazy

Saigon – Our Babies 2 (It’s a Crazy World) (Video)

Saigon touches on everything from Trayvon Martin to Newtown in the somber video for Our Babies 2 (It’s a Crazy World). Related: Saigon – Plant The Seed (What U Paid

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Saigon – Plant The Seed (What U Paid For) (Video)

Saigon drops some more knowledge in his song Plant The Seed (What U Paid For). Check out the video. Reltated: Saigon says he wants to punch Rick Ross & 2

Saigon – Game Changer ft Marsha Ambrosius (Video)

Saigon drops a video for his dope Marsha Ambrosius-assisted track. Check out Game Changer. Related: Saigon says he wants to punch Rick Ross & 2 Chainz in the face (Video)

Saigon says he wants to punch Rick Ross & 2 Chainz in the face (Video)

The headline is “Saigon says ‘I want to punch Rick Ross & 2 Chainz in the face.'” What follows is an interview where he very eloquently makes a case for

Saigon – Blown Away (Video)

Saigon kicks some political knowledge in his latest video. He speaks of revolutionaries from all eras. One more day…Check out Blown Away. Related: Saigon – Relafriendship (Video)

Saigon – Relafriendship (Video)

Here’s the video for Saigon’s Relafriendship. The title says it all. Check out the video. Related: Saigon – Feet on the Ground (Audio)

Saigon – Relafriendship

Here’s another new track from Saigon’s upcoming The Greatest Story Never Told 2 album. Sai talks about his involvement with a woman that is blurring the line between friendship and

Saigon – Feet on the Ground

Here’s Saigon’s first single from his upcoming album, Greatest Story Never Told Chapter 2: Bread And Circuses. Check out Feet on the Ground. Related: Saigon – Not Like Them ft

Saigon – Not Like Them ft Styles P (Video)

Styles P joins Saigon in Saigon’s new video Not Like Them. Check it out below. Related: M.A.R.S. (Cormega, Action Bronson, Saigon & Roc Marciano) – M.A.R.S. (Video)

Raekwon – Luxury Rap ft JD Era (Video)

Here’s the latest video from Raekwon’s Unexpected Victory mixtape. Check out Luxury Rap featuring JD Era. There’s also some footage of him checking out some luxury cars at the end,

M.A.R.S. (Cormega, Action Bronson, Saigon & Roc Marciano) – M.A.R.S. (Video)

Word broke a few months ago that Cormega, Action Bronson, Saigon and Roc Marciano were forming a group and shortly after that Large Professor dropped the song M.A.R.S. featuring all

Just Blaze – Hard Knock Life Interview (Video) + A Playlist of His Classics

The mighty Just Blaze often is overlooked in discussions about the best hip-hop producers but he has been behind the boards for classic upon classic upon classic. Hard Knock TV

Saigon – Where to Find Me ft Quan (Video)

Here’s the latest video from Saigon. Check out Where to Find Me featuring Quan.

Cormega – MARS ft Roc Marciano, Action Bronson & Saigon

Cormega, Roc Marciano, Action Bronson and Saigon are forming a super group. Here’s their first song together which was produced by Large Professor. Check out MARS.

Saigon – Hungry (Video)

Hungry is the latest video of Saigon’s Warning Shots 3: One Foot in the Grave mixtape (click here to download). Check it out.

Saigon – Warning Shots 3: One Foot in the Grave (Mixtape)

Saigon has dropped a bunch of tracks from his Warning Shots 3: One Foot in the Grave project. Here’s the full mixtape. You can listen to the whole thing and

Saigon – Women Are the New Dogs

Saigon’s new song, Women Are the New Dogs, takes a different direction than what you might expect from the title. It actually ends up being a commentary on how men

Saigon – Hungry

Here’s the latest from Saigon.  Check out Hungry.  His new mixtape, Warning Shots 3:  One Foot in the Grave drops soon.

Saigon – Another Man Down ft Lil Fame of M.O.P.

Here’s some new music from Saigon, and it’s a banger. Check out Another Man Down featuring M.O.P.’s Lil Fame.

Ambrosia For Heads’ 2011 Best Hip-Hop Albums/Mixtapes of the Year: Here’s a look at our picks for the best of the best in 2011. You’ll find words on each as well as samples of the music. Tell us your picks for 2011.

It’s that time of year again, when you’re hit with a ton of year end, best of lists. We’re going to keep it simple. We have 2 lists: best hip-hop

Saigon – Enemies (Video)

Enemies is the latest video from Saigon’s Greatest Story Never Told project. Great song, great album. Check it out.