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KiD CuDi – Love *NEW SONG*

In classic KiD

CuDi, fashion we get a new tune from the Cleveland rapper-turned-actor seemingly out of the clear gray sky. Check out Love below, and stay tuned for more as we stay on the lookout for Man on the Moon III.

DJ Steph Floss, DJ KY and DJ K Nyce present: Cleveland Made, Cleveland Paid (Mixtape)

After much anticipation, Cleveland Made, Cleveland Paid is finally here. The two-disc mixtape compiled by DJ Steph Floss, DJ KY and DJ K Nyce features some of the most timeless tracks to emerge out of the Cleveland in the last decade on disc 1 and all new tracks from Cleveland’s current hottest artists on disc 2. The tape was executive produced by Tilla of the Kickdrums and Pesh from Livemixtapes. Give it a listen below!

KiD CuDi to Co-Host Comedy Bang! Bang!

KiD CuDi’s transition from music into Hollywood seems to be complete. Scott Mescudi is set to join Scott Aukerman on the set of IFC comedy, Comedy Bang! Bang! The show originated as a podcast, but made its television debut in 2012. CuDi will handle the music duties once current bandleader, Reggie Watts moves on to The Late Late Show. Kid Cudi won’t make his first scheduled appearance until July 10, but he’ll be a guest on the show tonight! Check out a clip from the show below

Fool’s Gold Co-Founder Dust La Rock Passes Away

Dusty

Another hard loss for today’s music industry, as A-Trak announced via Instagram that his Fool’s Gold co-founding friend Dust La Rock passed away. The 38-year old served as Art Director for the label, working on cover pieces for Kid Cudi, A-Trak, and Danny Brown. Fool’s Gold has released the following statement on their website:

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of original Fool’s Gold co-founder and art director Joshua Prince, aka Dust La Rock. His singular talent and uncompromising vision set a foundation for our label as a beacon for artists. He will be missed dearly by the Fool’s Gold family and the creative community at large.”

While no details regarding cause of death have been announced at this time, we here at Leak Jones keep Dusty’s friends and family in our thoughts during this difficult time. You can check out some of Dusty’s cover art projects below.

Dust La Rock DLR2

Dust La Rock Basic RGB

 

Kid Cudi & King Chip – Chillin’ While We Sippin’ (Unreleased Track)

Chip and Cudi - Chillin While We Sippin (Cover Art)

Originally recorded back in 2010, a new, unreleased track featuring Cleveland natives Kid Cudi and King Chip has finally made its way to the fans. This was back when Cudi and Chip were planning to team up to form The Almighty GloryUS, a rap duo that never officially came to be. Get an earful of the 4-year-old track below.

The Almighty GloryUS – Chillen While We Sippin (Unreleased)

kidcudiandchipRemember to say thanks to Chuck Inglish and the Blended Babies for the early Christmas gift, kids. Face it, new music from KiD CuDi and King Chip may very well be among one of the top presents you’ll unwrap this holiday season. Late last night, a track from the Almighty GloryUS surfaced on the Blended Babies’ soundcloud. Apparently, its an unreleased track the duo recorded shortly after announcing an Almighty GloryUS project back in 2010. Nearly five years later, “Chillen While We Sippin” is finally released from the vault. Give it a listen below