Ashes The Chosen checked in with The Morning Rush with WeekendGabe to talk about his latest effort, The First Call. Ashes talks about how its easier to write protest songs, than it is not to. He splashes on his recent visit to A3C and why independence is important and the influence of the Chicago hip hop scene.
The 4 Point 0 show’s Wes Norris joins Weekend Gabe to talk about the 20th Anniversary of Jay-Z’s Reasonable Doubt.
La The Darkman has one of the best Wu-Tang Clan releases in his 1998 debut, The Heist of the Century. La goes deep in to the making of the album, the support he received from the Wu-Tang Clan, and how he maneuvered his way down south to create the Gangster Grillz mixtape with DJ Drama. La dishes on future plans and the lead up to Heist of the Century 2.
Ill Gordon drops off the second single and video, Stay Down: I’m The Man from his Gordo EP that dropped at the top of the year. As you can see from the video, Ill Gordon is a real one, but also you learn nothing last forever in this 2 songs in 1 video snap shot. So check it out while it’s still available.
Visual drops in to talk about his new album, The Ambassador. We play a few songs off the album and Gabe spits a hot 2 bars.
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