Illmind drops another collection of original production. The free 22 track mixtape feature work with artists such as Scarface, Talib Kweli, 50 Cent, and more.
Download: Blaps, Rhymes & Life Vol. 2
Tracklist after the jump!
Illmind’s B.L.A.P. is one of the numerous NYC area producer related events that aspiring beatmakers may want to be featured at or at least consider attending. The twice monthly event features 4 to 6 producers supplying the music and a crowd beat aware patrons. Hit up Illmind for more info.
Illmind discusses first learning to make beats at 13 and deciding to pursue music as a career around the age of 20. He also talks about his Blaps, Rhymes, & Life mixtape series and the importance of producer showcases such as Beat Society and his own BLAP.
Who said that beat battles were only for the unknown? iStandard’s first Celebrity Beat Battle featured producers Amadeus, Rsonist, Digga, Bink, Illmind, Street Radio and J Cardim battling it out head-to-head, on stage. [Respect to IW]
During his latest segment of "Inside The Craft", Rik Cordero interviews Illmind at the Harlem Children’s Zone, a non-profit community organization, as the producer talks about the importance of offering guidance and giving back to younger generations. [via Illmind]
Emilio Sparks interviews producer Illmind as he discusses the origin of his name, current projects, working with Sha Money XL & G-Unit, and his music production teaching and academic advising work for Harlem Children’s Zone. Obviously these aren’t the normal activities for producers… then again, Illmind isn’t your ordinary producer. He also talks about being … Read more
New Jersey production fans should head over the Illmind’s "Blaps, Rhymes, & Life Vol. II" release party on January 31st, 2009. First 50 people receive a FREE swag bag, containing T-Shirts, watches, and accessories from event sponsors. Host: Miss Info of HOT 97 Music by: DJ Mpos of The Elite Camp and MYX artists, Keelay … Read more
G-Unit producer Illmind takes us in studio for an interview and behind the scenes footage for the recording of Apl.de.ap’s (Black Eyed Peas) solo album.
Illmind together with DJ Dub MD dropped a free for the masses mixtape entitled Blaps, Rhymes, & Life. The mixtape features a collection of tracks produced by Illmind and mixed by DJ Dub MD. Download: Blaps, Rhymes, & Life – Illmind + DJ Dub MD Tracklist: Get Ya Ass Up! (Intro) (Produced By Illmind) Heltah … Read more
Illminds takes us into his personal studio and talks about getting his first break from a Beat Society showcase plus his musical philosophy along with insight from his father. [via Illmind]