Kendrick Lamar – “Alright” Music Video

Kendrick Lamar - Alright

West Up. Top Dawg Entertainment superstar Kendrick Lamar just released his latest new music video for his song "Alright." Fresh off a memorable and politically-charged performance of the song at this year's BET Awards (watch here), Kendrick continues to showcase the depths of his artistic vision with another set of powerful imagery. The video was directed by Colin Tilley and … [Read more...]

Flatland Entertainment Interview [June 2015]

Flatland Ent Logo

West Up. One of our main goals here at WestCoastRydaz.com is to help shine light on promising and hard working West Coast entertainment artists and companies through our promotional network. We recently had the opportunity to catch up with one of those companies and their leader, OG Big MaMa of Flatland Entertainment, who we've featured before. A vet in the game who has been … [Read more...]

Kendrick Lamar – “Alright” BET Awards Performance

Kendrick Lamar - TPAB

West Up. Top Dawg Entertainment star Kendrick Lamar had quite a busy weekend, performing Saturday night at Staples alongside his TDE brethren and West Coast icons Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube. Yesterday he capped it off by not only winning a BET Award himself, but also opening the Awards show with a moving live performance of his new song "Alright," off his critically-acclaimed "To … [Read more...]

Jay Rock – “Money Trees Deuce” [Music Video]

Jay Rock - Money Trees Deuce

West Up. Top Dawg Entertainment rapper Jay Rock recently released a brand new joint for his fans called "Money Trees Deuce" (listen here) and now the treats keep coming through. This time the TDE rep dropped a new music video for the song. The video is a Psycho Films production and it was directed by Jack Begert. You can buy the song on iTunes and check it out below. For … [Read more...]

DJ Chong Wizard – The Jacka Mix Tribute

The Jacka Tribute

West Up. We have a special mix to share with y'all today that pays tribute to fallen Bay Area rapper The Jacka. Vancouver, BC's DJ Chong Wizard was the reigning Canadian mixtape king before his self-imposed hiatus in 2011. Known for his high profile projects like the Jay-Z/Ghostface Killah mash-up "American Ironman", the double CD "Kung-Fu Hussle" with Ghostface, Raekwon and … [Read more...]

TiRon and Ayomari – “All We Are”

TiRon and Ayomari

West Up. We have a new song to share with y'all today from TiRon and Ayomari, who just recently released their latest project "The Great New Wonderful." The song is titled "All We Are" and it's featured alongside seven other tracks on the new project, which you can buy today on iTunes. … [Read more...]

Prolix Moran – “A Matter Of Time” Project

Prolix - A Matter of Time

West Up. We have a new artist to spotlight for you today named Nigel "Prolix" Moran. The California MC was raised between Los Angeles and San Luis Obispo and just released his long awaited solo project "A Matter Of Time." The title is a fitting one for a project that was always meant to happen, an inevitable audio personification of all the hard work, patience and skill … [Read more...]