Rapper & Street Fighter player Lupe Fiasco agreed to fight against Daigo Umehara a Japanese fighting video game player after
Mark Julio , the Community & Sponsorship Manager of Mad Catz (a leading manufacturer of quality gaming accessories), asked Lupe via Twitter.
Daigo specializes in 2D fighting games, mainly those released by Capcom. Known as "Daigo" or "The Beast" in the West and "Umehara" or "Ume" in Japan, Daigo is one of the world's most famous Street Fighter players. Before properly being called a pro gamer from signing a sponsorship deal with Mad Catz, Japanese media usually referred to Daigo as "the god of 2D fighting games" He currently holds a world record of "the most successful player in major tournaments of Street Fighter" in the Guinness World Records.
Date for this Street Fighter 5 exhibition match still to be announced.
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LUPE FIASCO ALBUM "TETSUO & YOUTH" AVAILABLE NOW ON ITUNES
Its Alright is melodic house track that personifies the essence of good vibe music. Lord Haiti subtle sounds through out the song displays his ability to create depth to his sound that is very unique in today's production.The unique baseline adds validity to the sound keeping he beat on pace. The hint sample of Nina Simone gives a euphoric feel to the track and leaves you wanting to hear more and in a state of relaxation.
Never Gone video is visual art at its best conveying a special message of how people deal with life and death. The simple yet complex visual displays the years and dates of many black lives that have been lost to police brutality in the last few years. With each name being displayed and shown in a angelic light, "Never Gone" truly displays the essence of remembering people in the an invigorating way, but leaving room for the hope of celebrating who they were. Its multiple scenery change takes you on a journey with Z-Verse as the focal point of the video, he serves as tour guide and a reminder that memories are the reason people are never gone.
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Smoke break personifies yet another smokers anthem for stoners in the hood. Poo Mack flows easily over the BandKamp produced track and makes you feel like smoking after listening to this mid tempo single. Poo Mack gives a great description of how to roll up as if its tea time for smokers. This stoner song will grab any major listener who are always on the trend of burning one to new music.<br />
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"All That" describes the personality of up and coming dope rap artist Jojizzle. With Nick Carter Green co-signing the second verse with an unpredictable rap flow, "All That" catchy hook is an immediate hit that will have any music lover chanting the upbeat tempo single. Drinking all the bottles and stunting is guaranteed to turn you up in any setting, club, office or even in the car. Blazing into 2016, Jojizzle has more in- store with making his mark in Chicago but next on the cutting edge of a new sound.
D-Smoove kicks off 2016 with this vicious display of lyricism over Drake's "Back 2 Back" instrumental. Hailing from Rockford, this rapper/singer hybrid speaks on non-believers , fake friends, girl issues & the pitfalls of street life all in one impressive verse, proving his MC skills shouldn't be questioned!
Music video shot by Kodak Warren of Enfocus Production & edited By A-West of Borgata Mob.
New artist Rayski G is setting the tone debuting his new single "Feelin Myself" ft. Dreezy with a mid tempo catchy banger that can stay in anyone's head from the hook. Feelin Myself is a preview of what Rayski will be releasing in the next few months debuting his skills for songwriting and dope catchy hooks. The single also showcases Dreezy in a unique light with her riding the beat compared to her usual murdering the track, the lyrics are well understood & she reminds everyone why she is still Feelin herself. This track will surely get you ready before the club or anything that requires a Gucci Belt.
Paying homage to the old school sound, Zeekio reminds you of a better time in Hip hop with new song "Class in Session" using metaphors and a mild tempo flow. Zeekio demonstrates the influence of late 90's hip hop with an acapella boom bap track, this song will make you reminise. Comparing the world as his wing span, inspires kids his age to fly and dream and be a boss. With the simple flow and riding the beat, Zeekio is teaching his generation how to infuse hip hop back into music.
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Social Media: @LilZeekio
Directed by Jaymavaz and produced by Jmixx, "Day Goes" video is a high energy visual that will keep you engaged with dancing, crunchy curls and its classic vintage look with "Illi" dancing in loafers. Among being a stand alone artist and Haitian bred influence in music, The Boy Illinois' "Day Goes" video pays tribute to the Cosby show opening theme that became famous among households around the country. While this is a new & refreshed perspective into his new sound, The Boy Illinois is excited for the future and is gaining major notoriety throughout the country with EP "DuSable." Check out the new video "Day Goes" and buy tickets to his upcoming tour "Tour For The Fans," with Lupe Fiasco coming to a city near you.
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