Snoop Interview on "Reincarnated" Documentary with DJ Skee

Snoop Lion sat down with DJ Skee to discuss his new documentary, “Reincarnated”. The Lion himself¬†talked about stepping out of his normal genre of rap to explore reggae and its impact on him as an artist. As much as I…

Kid Ink drops video for "Badass"

Kid Ink dropped the video to his single “Badass” off his Rocketshipshawty mixtape! Kid Ink definitely has the potential to make 2013 a big year for his music career if he keeps dropping videos and getting his name out. He’s…

Problem and IamSu! new video "Gas" off Million Dollar Afro Mixtape

From LA to the Bay, Compton’s Problem and Richmond’s IamSu! released a new video for “Gas” off their recent collaboration mixtape, Million Dollar Afro.

Kendrick Lamar drops "Poetic Justice" Video

Kendrick Lamar dropped the video for “Poetic Justice”, the first video off his insanely successful album, good kid, m.A.A.d. city. Kendrick kept it hood on his new video for “Poetic Justice” but added a cool love story concept as well….

Bad Lucc - Breaking Bad Mixtape

Watts rapper Bad Lucc recently put out a banging mixtape with Diamond Lane Music Group that flew under the radar called Breaking Bad. However, this is not a dude to be sleeping on – legit production and on point delivery…

Bugsy On Tha Beat, Bitch!

Most of the fame and attention in the industry these days goes to the rappers. However, the producers are the ones that get our heads bobbing as soon as you hear a dope beat. Today, I’m giving a big ups…

Kendrick Lamar on SNL

Check out Kendrick Lamar’s recent performance on Saturday Night Live. He did a couple songs but killed it on Poetic Justice!

YG Reveals New Mixtape with Nipsey Hussle

In a recent interview with the LA Leakers, Compton rapper YG revealed plans for a joint mixtape with Nipsey Hussle to be released this summer, which sounds like it’s gonna be a banger. YG and Nipsey have made a gang…

I’m excited to introduce TheIndustryWest.com, a new West Coast hip-hop blog focused on exposing new music, bringing a unique perspective on the news, and keeping them honest with razor sharp opinion. We’re going to grow fast in 2013 and we…