MC Bravado feat. Koncept & McNasty – Gone [Audio]

The word “Gone” is open for interpretation. From juxtaposition and extended metaphor laced tales of wasted potential to leaving spiteful exes in the dust and reminding loved ones that all is not yet lost, Koncept and McNasty join MC B on a Teddy Roxpin produced cut that explores the essence of the word. “Gone” is the fourth single off MC Bravado’s acclaimed LP: “Hip-Hop*”.

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Koncept & J57 – Live For It (Bless The Booth Freestyle) [Video]

Last week Bless The Booth returned with a menacing cut from 300-signed Virginia Beach wordsmith DP, our this week our latest entry comes courtesy of NYC-based emcee and producer duo Koncept and J57, two Brown Bag All-Stars hailing from Queens and Long Island, respectively. Here J57 cooks up a fresh, boom bap backdrop for Koncept, who winds his way through the motivational “Live For It” freestyle, touching on sacrifices made in the name of success and the grind it takes to break through as an artist.

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ABM Records – The Vault [Album]

ABM Records was founded Sparx — an emcee-slash-producer from Pennsylvania who unfortunately passed away in 2012 — and his close confidant, Adam Barnard. While still around and blessing those around him with positive energy and dope rhymes, Sparx let it be known that he was a huge fan of the Brown Bag AllStars collective. Now, four years since his passing, Adam has decided to put together a brand new compilation and also grant Sparx’s dream to come true, by enlisting BBAS’ Soul Khan, Koncept and J57, along with affiliates Kirswords and Joe Swisher. via 2DBZ

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