Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun ‘Roses’ Video Ft. Freeway

The director’s cut for the latest music video from Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun’s collaborative album ‘Monumental’ has been released. ‘Roses’ features Freeway and is directed by Calvan Fowler of Daydream Filmworks. ‘Monumental’ is out now on Duck Down Music Inc.

Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun ‘Night Time’ Video Ft. Buckshot

Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun are out with the music video to their new single ‘Night Time’, featuring Buckshot. The track is off the rap duo and producer’s collaborative studio album ‘Monumental’, out now on Duck Down Records. Watch it below.

Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun Studio Session

Duck Down has an inside look at Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun finalizing their album ‘Monumental’, in stores June 28th. Watch the brief studio session clip via YouTube below.

Pete Rock Visits 1Xtra’s Semtex

Pete Rock visited 1Xtra host Semtex the other night from the Def Jam offices in New York City, talking about the new album ‘NY’s Finest’ out February 26th, working with Jim Jones, Papoose, Raekwon, and more. Watch the segment below.

Edo. G Teams Up With Pete Rock; Releases Sixth Album

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Brooklyn, NY September 23, 2004 – True hip-hop fans will rejoice to hear that veteran emcee Edo. G will release his sixth album later this fall. Edo. G, who burst on to the scene in the early 90’s with the classic party-starter song “I Gotta Have It,” collaborated with legendary producer Pete Rock to create an album that will be considered a “must-have” for years to come.

Mr. Cheeks To Headline Tour With Pete Rock & Truth Hurts

Former front man for the Lost Boyz, Mr. Cheeks, is scheduled to kick off a month long tour featuring Pete Rock and Truth Hurts on August, 3rd in New York City. The tour, which hits 17 different cities along the way will promote Mr. Cheek’s third solo album, ‘Ladies and Ghettomen’ which will be released on September 14th. To find more information about the cities on Mr. Cheek’s tour or his upcoming album, visit

The Ever-Growing Connection Of Hip-Hop And Shoes

Contributed by AdamBernard:

Shoes have always played a big role in Hip-Hop culture. From songs like RUN DMC’s classic ‘My Adidas’, to Nelly’s more recent ‘Air Force Ones’, rappers have constantly extolled the virtues of their favorite kicks. DJ and label owner Bobbito Garcia even wrote a book about this connection titled ‘Where’d You Get Those? New York City’s Sneaker Culture: 1960-1987’.