Mumble Rap: Subcategory or Devolution of Hip-hop?

The 857 Music Podcast – Episode 36: Hip-hop Versus Mumble Rap. In light of Pete Rock’s recent beefs with newer artists like Lil Yachty, we discuss the significance of mumble rappers and what part they play in today’s hip-hop music … Continue reading Mumble Rap: Subcategory or Devolution of Hip-hop?

Who Wins The Title For Best Hip-Hop Group?

The 857 Music Podcast – Episode 35: The Best Hip-hop Groups of All Time. Since hip-hop groups are nowadays a scarce resource, we think it’s fitting to discuss hip-hop’s greatest and most influential groups of all time… and give our … Continue reading Who Wins The Title For Best Hip-Hop Group?

Whatcha Think Of The 2016 VH1’s Hip-Hop Honors?

The 857 Music Podcast – Episode 32: VH1’s Hip-Hop Honors 2016. In this episode, we give our opinions, thoughts, perspectives, pros/cons, and what we liked and didn’t like about the 2016 VH1’s Hip Hip-hop Honors. The 857 Music Podcast features … Continue reading Whatcha Think Of The 2016 VH1’s Hip-Hop Honors?

857 Access – Ep.14: Freestylin’ in France!

857 Access – Episode 14: Freestylin’ in France. In this episode, The 23rd Stallion delivers an exclusive live performance for the awesome new friends we made on our recent vacation to Southern France! Our “857 Access” vlog series features everything … Continue reading 857 Access – Ep.14: Freestylin’ in France!

857 – Rock the Crowd (Official Lyric Video)

https://www.youtube.com/UowwTOEuK5E Rock The Crowd (featuring Eric Maestre) is track No.5 off our The EFS EP.2. This aggressively powerful Hip-hop and Rock anthem provides the energy level that’s necessary to keep the crowd jumpin’. Our “Official Audio/Lyric Series” features our original … Continue reading 857 – Rock the Crowd (Official Lyric Video)

857 Access – Ep.13: "Closer To Me" Video Discussion

857 Access – Episode 13: Closer To Me” Music Video Discussion. In this episode, The 23rd Stallion goes solo to discuss concepts, scene locations, and techniques used to produce the music video for “Closer To Me”, straight off The EFS … Continue reading 857 Access – Ep.13: "Closer To Me" Video Discussion

857 – Where’s The Beef? (Official Lyric Video)

https://www.youtube.com/embedG9HrMskSWfQ Where’s The Beef? is track No.2 off our full length LP, Advent. This powerful yet confrontational track defiantly showcases a lyrical prowess and tone opposite the 80’s commercials that inspired it’s song title. Our “Official Audio/Lyric Series” features our original released tracks played together with their song lyrics. Where’s The Beef? music video: https://youtu.be/y8tzqPVwuKo *Wanna help us pick a track for the next lyric vid? Check out our Soundcloud page (https://soundcloud.com/857_efs) and send us your pick to comments@857music.com  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/857hiphop Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/857music *Sign up for our (free) newsletter for updates and instant access … Continue reading 857 – Where’s The Beef? (Official Lyric Video)