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Video: Shabazz Palaces "Bronny On A Breakaway (Live)"

You've probably heard of these Seattle rap-experimentalists by now. Shabazz Palaces is compromised of Palaceer Lanzaro (aka former Digable Planets's Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler) and multi-instrumentalist Tendai Maraire, who employs ancient instruments from his homeland Zimbabwe.


Shabazz' mid-year LP release, Black Up, garnered large amounts of critic and blog praise. If you're not familiar, we suggest you checking and grabbing "Swerve... the reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)" below (dudes' have a knack for titles). Above, watch Shabazz on The Guardian's "How We Wrote It" series, where they play and explain the dream-story behind "Bronny On A Breakaway."

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Ma-E and K.O Share Visuals For Their Collaborative Single ‘Navigator’

Watch Ma-E and K.O's music video for 'Navigator.'

Ma-E and K.O's reunion on "Navigator" was welcome by fans when the two rap veterans released the single in April.

In the song, the two rappers prove they still have chemistry. Not unexpected from artists who have been part of two crews together—Cashtime Fam and Teargas.

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