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Month: December 2009

Classic Vibes

Classic Vibe: Static Major "Private Number" (2001)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/186.mp3] I’m going to do something a bit different today and put up a classic song of the day that doesn’t’ even have a video. “Private Number” is probably my favorite Static Major song of all time, and if you…

New Videos

Video: Static Major & Smokey (from Playa) "If You Scared, Then Say You Scared"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5F5xP6cwRg Here is Static and Smokey performing “If You Scared, Then Say You Scared” live. This is a really moving performance right here, and this right here is the essence of r&b music. Smoke also performed a version of the…

YouKnowIGotSoul Interview With Smoke E. Digglera (From Playa)

YouKnowIGotSoul caught up with Smoke E. Digglera, formerly of the group Playa, to discuss everything from his time spent in Playa, to working with Static Major, to running his own record label and developing his own artists. Smoke is mad…

Classic Vibe: Next "Butta Love" (1997)

“Butta Love” was the debut single from Next off their debut album “Rated Next” back in 1997. This was Next’s most successful album to date, as their next two albums would suffer due to lack of promotion and label mergers….

Classic Vibe: 2Pac "2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted" featuring Snoop Dogg (1996)

What most people don’t realize is, 2Pac and Biggie were actually cool and recorded tracks together back in the day. As you can see from the beginning of this video, things changed after an incident where Pac thought Biggie set…