Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Raashan Ahmad on Giles Peterson's "All winners 2010"

Gilles Peterson celebrates a year of great music with his All Winners 2010, playing the best tunes from the last 12 months and he selected one of the songs from my new album "Pain on Black" as a huge fan of this cat it feels really good to be recognized!!! YES!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00wlhb2

Monday, December 13, 2010

Road Trip (Raashan Ahmad D.J. Mix)

A mix I made before heading out on tour. Kind of all over the place but on the chill side. Little Dragon, Jay Electronica, DJ Cam, Estelle and John Legend, Akrobatik, Hocus Pocus, Wafeek and Black Spade, Sharon Jones and lots more...

Road trip by raashan

Saturday, December 11, 2010

ON TOUR!!!!

So I'm headed out for my last run of 2010 with Coolzey from Iowa and public School records and hitting some of my favorite cities! If your around COME OUT! or if you have folks in any of these spots let them know! I'm gonna be rocking some of my new material and may have some tour only c.d.'s!

Here's where I'll be...

Sunday December 12th @ the Caspar Inn in Caspar CA
http://www.casparinn.com/

Tuesday December 14th @ Berbatis Pan in Portland Or.
http://www.berbati.com/
$8 dollars if you get ticket in advance click link below!
http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=3320655

Wednesday December 15th @ A club in Spokane WA.
http://www.aclubspokane.com/

Thursday December 16th @ Bar Delux in S.L.C. Utah
http://www.myspace.com/bardeluxeshow

Friday December 17th @ The Top Hat in Missoula M.T.

Saturday December 18th @ The Zebra in Bozeman M.T.

Sunday December 19th TBA in Boise Id.

See you at the show!

also TBA

January in Australia
February France and select U.S. dates
March Japan
March/April France/U.K.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Stay On The Grind - Kero One & Ohmega Watts

This is just good music. The famalam Kero One and Ohmega Watts team up for this one. I've collaborated with both of these cats and they always come with that goodness. Check it.

LOS RAKAS "Soy Raka"

YEAH!!!!! I LOVE dancers in videos! Oakland is repped so beautiful in this...and Panama! These cats have been spitters. Los Rakas! I'm a fan.

Spank Pops - Beautiful Noise

Spank Pops!!!!
This song levels me. Super dope joint from the homie Spank Pops. Known this cat for a minute and always been a fan. Reppin the bay and hip hop lovely...


Tef Poe - Show Stealers

St. Louis!!! Man i did a show with this cat got this song and played it for EVERYBODY! This beat is crazy insane and Tef Poe works it nice! Plus these cats are all connected and family with the homie Black Spade>>>the whole camp is fire. Peep.

Oh snap and Tech Supreme on the beat. This dude got HEAT!

The Electric - Beautiful ft Yarah Bravo

"The Electric" is a new group consisting of the homies DJ Vadim (ill beatmaker who I've been a fan of forever and got to collab with him on his and my record)the big homie Pugs Atomz from chicago and Sabira Jade. The video is crazy!

Eminem, Mos Def, Black Thought & DJ Premier - Cypher 3 (Live 2009 BET Hip-Hop Awards)

real dope. on the real.