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Naysayers & Playmakers – Ugly Heroes

After Ugly Heroes’ 2013 classic self titled LP, Apollo Brown, Verbal Kent and Red Pill are back again with a new EP coming out August 19th. The new EP features five new songs (including a Murs feature) and 4 bonus track b-sides. Ugly Heroes will also being touring Europe for a few weeks this August, […]

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Cellophane Cypher ft. Quelle Chris, Ras Kass, yU, Has-Lo & Cavalier – Apollo Brown

Apollo Brown takes his “Thirty Eight” instrumentals to an NYC Park for Quelle Chris, Cavalier, Ras Kass, Has-Lo, and yU to cypher to. Join the table as they let loose rhymes over “Cellophane.”

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Thirty Eight – Apollo Brown [LP]

“Thirty Eight sounds like Detroit transitioning from Heroin to Crack in the late 70s and early 80s.” Apollo Brown’s Thirty Eight is a contemporary throwback, inhabiting the realm of reverent reinvention and innovation. It deftly bridges the gap between ’70s Blaxploitation soundtracks (e.g. Curtis Mayfield or Marvin Gaye) and the hip-hop records that sampled from […]

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The Answer – Apollo Brown [Instrumental]

From the upcoming Apollo Brown album “Thirty Eight.” Available Digitally, on CD w/ Bonus 5″ Vinyl, and on 180 Gram Vinyl w/ Bonus 45 this MAY 6TH on Mello Music Group.

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The Pain Is Gone – Murs & Apollo Brown

It’s almost time, Mello Music Group is gearing up for the big release of their new Squad Compilations. The Mandala collection features the entire Mello team plus some guest affiliates. Volume 1, Polysonic Flows, takes the avant garde route featuring L’Orange, Open Mike Eagle, Oddisee, Quelle Chris, Milo, Mr. Lif, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Dudley Perkins, […]

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Pay Attention ft. Ugly Heroes – Mello Music Group

Following a triumphant 2013 for the Mello Music Group label, with full-length releases from Oddisee, Quelle Chris, Ugly Heroes, 14KT and Gensu Dean & Planet Asia to name a few, Mandala Vol. 2, Today’s Mathematics celebrates the breadth of talent on deck over sixteen carefully-selected new tracks. Showcasing the depth of lyricists and producers that […]

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‘Legal Seeds’ Volume Three – ACT LIVE MUSIC Compilation

Brought to you by the good folk at ACT LIVE MUSIC, this series is dedicated to the fans, DJs and other industry folk that may have missed a few tracks, a few artists, etc over the past 4 months. What we do is save some of the “best of the best” to come across our […]

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Download: ‘Legal Seeds’ Volume Three – ACT LIVE MUSIC Compilation

Me – Ugly Heroes [Prod. Apollo Brown]

The introspective track asks, “Who’s keeping me from the top? It’s Me. What keeps me punching the clock? It’s Me… In the end I have to face Me.” Ugly Heroes continues to connect with listeners through their self-titled debut album. As they begin booking their fall and winter tour schedule, Apollo Brown and company wanted […]

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Desperate – Ugly Heroes [music video]

Somewhere between poverty and fame – is the rest of us: Ugly Heroes. We’re regular people doing what we’ve got to do to get by. That might mean working dead-end jobs; it might mean drinking a little too much; it might mean thoughts of petty crime. For many without a rope to hold onto to, […]

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‘Ugly’ – Ugly Heroes ft. DJ Eclipse

Ugly Heroes releases bonus track to announce release of their self-titled album on VINYL!!! Detroit’s most consistent producer, Apollo Brown, comes through with his trademark sound – brassy horn chops, vinyl crackle, and layered drums that knock just right. Definitely turn this one up and let Apollo’s production bump at it’s head-nodding, face scrunching best. […]

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