Recent Postshttp://jakeone.com/Recent Posts.en-usRhymesayers Warehouse Sale!http://jakeone.com/news/2093http://jakeone.com/news/2093<p>Out with the old to make room for the new! We're clearing out the warehouse in anticipation for new gear in 2017!<br /><br /> This is your last chance at tons of out of print merchandise. These items are never coming back in stock and they're priced at deep discounts, starting as low as $3 each! Shirts, hoodies and jackets from Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Aesop Rock, deM atlaS and many more! Check it out HERE before someone else snatches it all up!</p>RhymesayersMon, 02 Jan 2017 10:55:00 -0600— Open Letter To The Community From Siddiq —http://jakeone.com/news/2025http://jakeone.com/news/2025<p>— Open Letter To The Community From Siddiq —<br /><br /> It's not in my nature to be a public person. I’ve spent my career behind the scenes developing platforms for other people to tell their stories and offer their messages to the world. When I read Psalm One’s comments about our 20 year celebration this Friday, my first reaction was not to respond. I’ve always believed that regardless of what anyone says, the best response is to keep it moving and let my work and legacy speak for themselves. After reading her statements though, I feel I owe it to myself, my team and our community to tell my truth.<br /><br /> I’m proud that the label we’ve built from the ground is a platform for artists with a wide spectrum of identities to express themselves. We’ve developed a roster of diverse ethnicities, religions, lang...</p>RhymesayersTue, 01 Dec 2015 15:46:00 -0600Rhymesayers 20 Compilationhttp://jakeone.com/news/2024http://jakeone.com/news/2024<p>Now, let's take a sec to think back! We've compiled 20 years of Rhymesayers history into this one monumental compilation showcasing the diversity and progression of the label over the years, for your listening pleasure. With a whopping 80 tracks covering every release from day one, arranged mostly in chronological order, this is well over 5 hours of Rhymesayers legacy. <br /><br /> Whether you've been a fan since 1995, or you've just learned of us – whether you've only heard a few RSE artists, or you follow the entire roster – this collection defines why Rhymesayers has been a mainstay in independent Hip-Hop for over two decades, and counting. <br /><br /> Discover, reflect, reminisce, and diversify. <br /><br /> Stream or buy RSE20 from your favorite service provider below NOW! <br /><br /> iTunes | Amazon | Google Play | Spotify | ...</p>RhymesayersTue, 01 Dec 2015 10:47:00 -0600Rhymesayers Twitch Policyhttp://jakeone.com/news/1988http://jakeone.com/news/1988<p><strong><em> </em></strong><br /><br /> Many of you have asked us where we stand with streaming our music on Twitch. Now we have answers for you!</p><p> </p><p><strong><span >STREAMING</span></strong><br /><br /> You are welcome to tune into the Rhymesayers channel during your Twitch streams without your VODs being muted. All we ask is that you please help show your support and include our track listing bot in your channel. You can do this by typing <strong>!join</strong> <em>on the Rhymesayers channel</em> at <strong>http://twitch.tv/rhymesayers </strong><br /><br />Should you decide to stop streaming our channel for your broadcast and want the music bot to leave your channel, all you need to do is type <strong>!leave</strong> <em>in <span >your own</span> chat</em>.</p><p>If you aren’t tuned into our live channel, if you can, we ask that you use XSplit or similar tools to show your viewers which songs are being streamed live. <br /><br />Another way to show your support is by adding <strong>this i...</strong></p>RhymesayersThu, 02 Apr 2015 16:42:00 -0500Rhymesayers Is For The Gamershttp://jakeone.com/news/1987http://jakeone.com/news/1987<p>We are proud to announce that we have officially launched our channel on <strong>Twitch</strong>! <br /><br /> For those unfamiliar with it, Twitch is the world's leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each month, more than 100 million community members gather to watch and talk about video games with more than 1.5 million broadcasters. Twitch's video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for the entire video game ecosystem. This includes game developers, publishers, media outlets, events, user generated content, and the entire eSports scene. <br /><br /><strong> Once a week, we will begin streaming video games and hosting community events among staff, artists, <em>and you! </em></strong><br /><br /> Our kick-off community event will begin this <strong>Friday, April 3rd at 5 PM PST / 7 PM CST</strong>. For three hours, join <strong>Grieves</strong>, <strong>Sarah...</strong></p>RhymesayersThu, 02 Apr 2015 11:24:00 -0500THANK YOU For Supporting Step Brothers!http://jakeone.com/news/1906http://jakeone.com/news/1906<p>THANK YOU to those who supported <strong>Step Brothers</strong>' <strong> <em>Lord Steppington</em></strong> during the first week! <br /><br /> Check out a video of the Brothers in Step "personalizing" the signed posters that came along with the Fifth Element pre-order. <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="315" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/bXzD7BjOHrc?hl=en_US&amp;version=3" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/bXzD7BjOHrc?hl=en_US&amp;version=3" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /><strong> Still need to get your copy? Grab it from one of the outlets below:</strong><br /><strong> Fifth Element: </strong>http://bit.ly/Steppington_FE<br /><strong> iTunes:</strong> http://bit.ly/LordSteppington<br /><strong> Amazon:</strong> http://bit.ly/StepAmazon<br /><strong> At Select Best Buy Stores:</strong> http://bit.ly/StepBestBuy <br /><br /><strong> Connect with Step Brothers: </strong><br /> http://rhymesayers.com/stepbrothers<br /><strong> Step Brothers on Facebook:</strong> https://www.facebook.com/StepBrothersRSE<br /><strong> Alchemist on Twitter:</strong> http://twitter.com/alchemist<br /><strong> Evidence on Twitter: </strong>http://twitter.com/evidence<br /><strong> Rhymesayers on Twitter:</strong> http://twitter.com/rhymesayers<br /><strong> Evidence on Facebook:</strong> http://facebook.com/misterevide...</p>RhymesayersMon, 27 Jan 2014 15:05:00 -0600Lord Steppington is Out NOW!http://jakeone.com/news/1905http://jakeone.com/news/1905<p>After years of collaboration, planning, and promotion, <strong>Step Brothers </strong> have released their debut album <strong><em>Lord Steppington</em></strong>. The album is available worldwide starting today. <br /><br /><strong> Pick yours up: </strong><br /><br /> On CD or Vinyl from Fifth Element <br /> Digitally from iTunes<br /> Digitally fom Amazon <br /> Digitally from Google Play <br /><br /> Now available at your local favorite record store. Having a problem finding it? Email us at info@rhymesayers.com or hit us up on Twitter @rhymesayers. <br /><br /> Listen NOW at: <br /><br /> Complex.com: http://bit.ly/StepStream<br /><br /> If you have already picked up your copy, we want to thank you for supporting independent music! Hit the Rhymesayers Twitter link below and let us know what you think! <br /><br /><strong> #LordSteppington </strong><br /><br /><strong> Connect with Step Brothers:</strong><br /> http://rhymesayers.com/stepbrothers<br /> Step Brothers on Facebook: https://www.facebook....</p>RhymesayersTue, 21 Jan 2014 11:42:00 -0600Listen to Step Brothers' Lord Steppington NOW!http://jakeone.com/news/1904http://jakeone.com/news/1904<div ><span >Starting today, Complex Magazine will be streaming Step Brothers debut album <em>Lord Steppington </em>in it's entirety. This is your chance to hear the entire album before picking up your copy! </span></div><div ><span ><br /></span></div><div ><span ><span >Head over to Complex.com right now to listen: </span><span ><strong><span >http://bit.ly/StepStream</span></strong></span></span></div><div ><span ><br /></span></div><div ><span ><span ><span >Today is your last chance to pre-order and take advantage of the bonus items below:</span></span></span></div><div ><span ><br /></span></div><div ><p ><span >iTunes</span></p><strong>INSTANTLY:</strong> pre-order and receive the digital single, "Step Masters" NOW<br /><br />Fifth Element<br /><br /><strong>INSTANTLY:</strong> pre-order and receive the digital single, "Step Masters" NOW<br /><strong>BONUS:</strong> all pre-orders come hand signed by Alchemist and Evidence and include an exclusive Step Brothers sticker<br /><strong>EXCLUSIVE:</strong> bundle and save with limited edition Step Brothers shirt / crew neck sweatshirt<br /><br />Amazon<br /><br /><strong>DIGITAL &amp; PHYSICAL</strong> formats available<br /><strong>AMAZON PRIME:</strong> Take advantage of your Amazon Prime acco...</div>RhymesayersMon, 20 Jan 2014 12:10:00 -0600Step Brothers: "Mums in the Garage" featuring Action Bronsonhttp://jakeone.com/news/1903http://jakeone.com/news/1903<p>The good folks at Noisey.com just premiered a new track from <strong><em>Lord Steppington</em></strong>, the debut album from <strong>Step Brothers </strong>. The new song, "Mums in the Garage,” features a guest appearance from the bearded bomber <strong>Action Bronson</strong>, sharing bars with Step Brothers over a back-breaking beat from Alchemist. <br /><br /> Stream "Mums in the Garage" featuring Action Bronson NOW:</p><p><br /><iframe src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/129546409&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%" height="166"></iframe><br /><br /> Pre-order <em>Lord Steppington</em> TODAY!</p><p>Pre-order at iTunes: http://bit.ly/LordSteppington<br /> Pre-order CD or Vinyl w/ Autographed item + Exclusive Shirt Bundle &amp; Exclusive Sticker from Fifth Element: http://bitly.com/Steppington_FE<br /> Physical from Amazon.com: http://bit.ly/StepAmazon <br /><br /> The debut album from Step Brothers, <em>Lord Steppington</em> is out 1.21.14 on Rhymesayers Entertainment.</p><p><strong>Connect with Step Brothers: </strong><br /> http://rhymesayers.com/stepbrothers<br /> Step Br...</p>RhymesayersThu, 16 Jan 2014 11:00:00 -0600Get Your Hands On Lord Steppingtonhttp://jakeone.com/news/1902http://jakeone.com/news/1902<p>We've been talking about the physical copies of <strong>Step Brothers</strong>' <em>Lord Steppington</em> being velvet, but now you can get a closer look at them with our hands-on video!</p><p><object width="560" height="315" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/GXU4OtlhAp0?hl=en_US&amp;version=3" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/GXU4OtlhAp0?hl=en_US&amp;version=3" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> There is still time to pre-order yours NOW from Fifth Element. Click HERE for various physical packages including the exclusive T-shirt. Also available: the exclusive crew neck sweatshirt and instrumental LP. <strong>All physical pre-orders will come autographed by Alchemist and Evidence!</strong><br /><br /> Or go digital and pre-order from iTunes at http://bit.ly/LordSteppington. <br /><br /> For those in Europe, don't forget to catch the European Tour starting on January 15th!</p><p><strong>January 15 </strong>- Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Melkweg - tickets<br /><strong>January 16</strong> - Ghent, Belgium @ Vooruit - tickets<br /><strong>January 17</strong> - Barcelona, Spain @ Razzmatazz - tickets<br /><strong>January 18</strong> - Malaga, Spain @ Sala Trinc...</p>RhymesayersTue, 07 Jan 2014 10:45:00 -0600Watch the music video for "Step Masters" and pre-order Lord Steppington NOW!http://jakeone.com/news/1894http://jakeone.com/news/1894<p>Today, Rhymesayers Entertainment unveiled the first video and single, “Step Masters,” along with the official pre-order for <strong>Step Brothers </strong> forthcoming debut album <strong><em>Lord Steppington.</em></strong></p><p><object width="560" height="315" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/Unjj5aRtsRk?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/Unjj5aRtsRk?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>The video for “Step Masters” revolves around Alchemist &amp; Evidence engaged in various “brotherly” competitions, some of which include; fastest beer chug, Jenga, fastest orange peel, best ping-pong handles, <em>Dance Revolution</em> and other athletic endeavors only suitable for athletes in peak mental and physical condition.</p><p><strong><em> </em></strong></p><p>Pre-order <em>Lord Steppington </em>now<em> </em>and get the first single "Step Masters" instantly <strong>via iTunes</strong>.</p><p><span ></span> <span ></span></p><p>The debut album from Step Brothers, <em>Lord Steppington<strong> </strong></em>is due out 1.21.14 on Rhymesayers Entertainment.</p><p><strong><span ></span></strong></p><p><strong><span ></span> <span ></span></strong></p><p>Alchemist on Twitter:  <strong>http://twitter.com/alchemist<br /></strong>Evidence on Twitter:  <strong>http://twitter.com/evidence<br /></strong>Rhyme...</p>RhymesayersTue, 19 Nov 2013 10:20:00 -0600Lord Steppington due out 1.21.14, Album Artwork, Tracklisting, and free song download.http://jakeone.com/news/1889http://jakeone.com/news/1889<p>Today, XXLmag.com exclusively premiered the track-listing and cover art for <em>Lord Steppington</em>, the debut album from <strong>Step Brothers .</strong> In addition, XXLmag premiered "Ron Carter", a free, downloadable track, which will not be featured on the album.</p><p><iframe src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/117780837" width="100%" height="166"></iframe></p><p ><em>Lord Steppington</em><span > is entirely produced by </span><strong>Alchemist</strong><span > &amp; </span><strong>Evidence</strong><span > and includes guest appearances From </span><strong>Action Bronson</strong><span >, </span><strong>Roc Marciano</strong><span >, </span><strong>Blu</strong><span >,</span><strong>Fashawn</strong><span >, </span><strong>Rakaa Iriscience</strong><span >, </span><strong>Oh No</strong><span >, </span><strong>Styles P</strong><span >, </span><strong>Domo Genesis</strong><span > &amp; </span><strong>The Whooliganz</strong><span >.</span></p><p><em>Lord Steppington,</em> which was initially slated to be released next month, will now be released on 1-21-14 due to manufacturing issues.</p><p>Look out for the official single, video and album pre order, available <strong>11.19.13</strong>.</p>RhymesayersWed, 30 Oct 2013 11:50:00 -0500