Catch our latest SoulCulture TV feature with Queens, NY emcee Lloyd Banks discussing his favourite verse to date, check out the full nominees for the UK’s Official Mixtape Awards 2011 and press play on new music from the likes of Kidz In The Hall, Travis Barker, tabi Bonney and Lloyd – plus a preview of Chase & Status‘ new album, No More Idols – and more in our latest digest.

SOULCULTURE TV
Lloyd Banks: My Favourite Verse
In the latest segment of SoulCulture TV’s My Favourite Verse series, G Unit rapper Lloyd Banks reveals his favourite verse as his infamous 2002 freestyle over Biggie Smalls’ “Victory.”

NEWS/BLOGS
The Official Mixtape Awards 2011: Maxsta, Wiley & Don Strapzy lead nominations
Loick Essien interview x live session on Roundhouse Radio’s ‘Live Cuts’
John Legend x The Roots – “Shine” (Aamir Remix) | Cast Your Vote!

NEW MUSIC
Chase & Status – No More Idols | Album Preview (Snippets)
Travis Barker ft. Clipse – “Come N Get It” (prod. Pharrell) | Snippet
Kidz In The Hall “Pledge Allegiance To The Dope” with Curren$y & Mikkey Halsted
Lloyd – “Things I Like About You” (prod. Street Love)
Wiz Khalifa – “Roll Up”
Snoop Dogg – “It’s D Only Thang”
Maino – “Dime Piece” Freestyle

FREE DOWNLOADS
tabi Bonney – “Love Leaves” video teaser x Postcard From Abroad mixtape
DDotOmen x Flüd Watches presents: Show Of Hands (Hosted By K-Salaam) | New Mixtape

MUSIC VIDEOS
Nicki Minaj ft. Drake – “Moment 4 Life”
Wiz Khalifa ft. Too $hort – “On My Level”
Layne Harper – “Cafe Con Leche”
Bow Wow – “Body Bag”

FILM & TV
Stones Throw Documentary Trailer