Cali Swag District are out with the music video to their latest single ‘She Gettin It’, off the Inglewood, California hip hop group’s upcoming second album. Watch the Frank Guererro and Dairold Potts directed video via YouTube below.
Several artists weighed in on the death of M-Bone from Cali Swag District, who was the victim of a drive-by shooting in Inglewood on Sunday night. Among the messages on Twitter:
Ben J of New Boyz (@ImBenJBro): @SmooveDaGeneral My nigga 4life keep yo head up Dog u and the rest of the Fam, we praying. I got u 4 anything my dude. RING ME whenever
The Game (@thegame): Can I get a moment of silence for the lil homie M-Bone R.I.P. from Cali Swag District. A kid Gunned down in the streets of Los Angeles SMH
H.A.T.E.R.S. Having Anger Towards Everybody Reaching Success – R.I.P. M-Bone 1989-2011
Lil Twist (@LilTwist): R.I.P M-Bone of Cali Swag District! Got the homie and his family in my prayers!! To the whole crew keep y’all heads up! #luv
Twista (@twistaGMG): #RIP to the homie M-bone from cali swag,your family is in my prayers. you got the whole world doin a dance thats what you call a #legacy
Solange Knowles (@solangeknowles): M-Bone from Cali Swag District, a life gone too soon. Part of a creation that brought so many momentous & happy times to me & friends.
Cali Swag District’s M-Bone (born Mante Talbert) was killed on Sunday, the victim of a fatal drive-by shooting in his hometown of Inglewood, California. Law enforcement officials say the shooting was a random act of violence.
M-bone’s bandmate Smoove told his Twitter followers (@SmooveDaGeneral) upon learning the news:
Ma life changed drastically in the. Blink of an eye rip mbone
I’m crushed…jus seen Ma Nigga on the news…idk wat to think or say…I’m hurting man real talk
Thanx to everybody who had sumthin positive to say to me and for montae
Watch a report from CBS News below.
Smoove of Cali Swag District spoke with Neon Limelight about the hip hop group attempting to widen their audience with their new single ‘Where You Are’, which features a sample of Michael Jackson’s 1972 hit ‘I Wanna Be Where You Are’. “Our manager presented the track to us and it was a no-brainer,” Smoove said. “It’s a song that we all like and Michael Jackson is an artist that we all love. We didn’t have a choice — we didn’t want to have a choice!” Read more.
Learn how to Dougie from the members of the Cali Swag District in a video for Billboard.com. They break it down step-by-step so that you can Dougie like a pro. Watch it via YouTube below.
Cali Swag District are set to launch their shake at Westfield Culver City’s Millions of Milkshakes on September 6th at 3 PM PST. The guys checked in from behind the ice cream counter to announce the event, and asked if President Obama is ready to Dougie. Watch it via YouTube below.
On Tuesday (May 4), Cali Swag District shot the video for their new single ‘Teach Me How To Dougie’. The treatment featured several guest stars including Teyana Taylor, YG and New Boyz. Check out additional pictures from the shoot below the cut. (more…)