Posts tagged "kool a.d."

Watch Kool A.D. and Friends Rhyme ‘Tight’ Over a Toro y Moi Beat

The 11 tracks on Kool A.D.'s Word O.K. March mixtape are loaded with impressive names, ranging from Talib Kweli and Boots Riley to Dame Grease and Issue. But…
By: John Surico / April 21, 2014

Kool A.D. Taps Toro Y Moi, Talib Kweli for Free ‘Word O.K.’ Mixtape

Ex-Das Racist rapper Kool A.D. has dropped his new album Word O.K. The 11-track set features guest spots from Toro Y Moi, Talib Kweli, the Coup'…
By: Mike Ayers / March 20, 2014

Kool A.D.’s ‘Not O.K.’ Mixtape Marks Return of Digable Planets’ Ladybug Mecca

Kool A.D. closes out a strong solo year with his third mixtape of 2013: Not O.K. The entire 15-track set can be streamed below and…
By: Chris Martins / December 23, 2013

See Bonde Do Role’s Saucy, Sci-Fi-Inspired ‘BANG’ Video

Been wondering what peppy Brazilian trio Bonde do Role have been beavering away on lately? Muse no more as they're back with a video (with…
By: Phillip Mlynar / August 2, 2013

Hot Sugar, Kool A.D., Fat Tony, and More Sulk With Swagger in ‘Leverage’ Video

Syrup-addled sad bastard producer Hot Sugar snuck out his MiDi Murder EP last year, but the guest-packed short-player was censored due to a team-up with…
By: Chris Martins / July 12, 2013

Fat Tony Brings Kool A.D. to His Chat-Room ‘Hood Party’ in Rambunctious Video

Ain't no party like a Google Hangout party. In his new video for laid-back anthem "Hood Party," Houston rapper Fat Tony spans the States with…
By: Colin Stutz / June 11, 2013

Kool A.D. Gets So High He Thinks He’s Urkel in ‘Jaleel White’ Video

Das Racist dude Kool A.D. likes to get high and as a California resident, he's got no reason to hide the fact. In the trippy…
By: Chris Martins / June 5, 2013

Watch Juiceboxxx’s ‘Pump It (Remix)’ Video Featuring Antwon, Kool A.D., More

Juiceboxxx's "Pump It Remix" is an Internet-rap posse-cut event. Antwon compares himself to Congolese baller Dikembe Mutombo and eventually rhymes the finger-wagging NBA center's name…
By: Brandon Soderberg / April 18, 2013

Das Racist’s Former Members Are All Playing at a Museum

Das Racist's original members are reuniting ... in the same building, at different times, and not as "Das Racist." Heems is collaborating with New York'…
By: Chris Martins / April 5, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Gucci Mane Can Act, Gucci Mane Can Sing, Gucci Can Do Anything!

We're changing things up. From here on out, look for our weekly round-up of the best rap songs on Wednesday. The "Friday Five" will focus on the…
By: Brandon Soderberg / March 13, 2013

Fat Tony Previews ‘Smart Ass Black Boy’ With ‘Hood Party’ Featuring Kool A.D.

Fat Tony is a New Underground star in the making. Coming up in Houston, the MC worked equally hard as a promoter, bringing punk,…
By: Chris Martins / March 8, 2013

Das Racist Dudes Drop Dueling Videos for ‘Moneyball’ and ‘Desi Shoegaze Taiko’

Former SPIN cover stars Das Racist may have called it quits in December, but Heems and Kool A.D. have been plenty busy since.
By: Chris Martins / February 22, 2013

Kool A.D. Adds Ad-Rock Beat to Upcoming ’19’ and ’63’ Mixtapes

Now that Das Racist is no more, Kool A.D., or Victor Vasquez, has plenty of time on his hands. Enough, in fact, that he…
By: Daniel Kreps / January 31, 2013