Bootleg Kev Interview w/ XXL About The 2014 Freshman Cover [Video]

I got on the phone with the XXL boss lady Vanessa Statten! With the release of the XXL Freshman Class there were alot of questions I had about some folks who I felt might have got snubbed (Rittz, G-Eazy,IAMSU!, Etc.), and some of the reasoning behind those snubs. Plus of course we speak on the inclusion of 2 R&B artists on this years cover (Ty Dolla $ign & August Alsina). Check the interview about above! – Kev

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Bootleg Kev – Empire Business [Mixtape]

As one of the most highly respected DJ’s in the Hip Hop community Bootleg Kev offers his first entire mixtape/street compilation ever. Putting his foot-down in the game, Empire Business is Kev’s way of setting off a legacy in the mixtape world. Hailing from Phoenix, AZ Kev pulls out his rolodex and delivers a project full of 100% exclusives from some of the hottest names in the Hip Hop world. Kev delivers an album style tape, with nothing but original material and sticks to the ‘Breaking Bad’ theme that the Empire Business artwork displays. With 25 tracks, all in which are album quality, Empire Business delivers on all fronts. Download: Bootleg Kev – Empire Business Tracklist after the jump.

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#TwoTwistedInTheMiddle: 100 Minutes Of West Coast Classics (Mixed By Bootleg Kev) [Audio]

So this mix came together pretty simply, I was at my crib on Serato and I just started playing a bunch of West Coast shit and recorded it. I didn’t plan this ahead of time or anything like that, so if you have any complaints on artists or songs I left out: I don’t give a fuck! Haha! Nah but really, 100 minutes of nothing but West Coast CLASSICS! Enjoy it! Oh, and I am aware now going back and listening that I left Tha Liks off of this mix (Though not on purpose).

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