[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmQKO49tOJY&w=560&h=315] Now in the final stretch – and with a deadline to meet – Torae hits the road to Norfolk, VA to work with producer Nottz. After interviewing with DJ Bee of 103 Jamz and finishing the track “Thank You”, he drives to Bright Lady Studios in North Carolina to record with 9th Wonder, […]

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNo8uNSGY_c&w=560&h=315] Watch episode 3 HERE. So now it’s time to make the album. The creative piece is key, but there’s also a business aspect that can sometimes go ignored. In episode 3, Torae meets with his business and creative consultants to answer the following questions: How do we build buzz? What producers will take […]

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UWJ8al2HKg&w=560&h=315] Episode 2 traces Torae’s journey as an MC, starting as a young kid with a maxed out credit card on a self- pressed vinyl single, which lead to his work with The Coalescence and breakout singles “Click” and “Get It Done” with Skyzoo and DJ Premier. Reeling from the support and new fan […]

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGYwCAsXmUM&w=560&h=315] In the first episode of Torae’s docu-series “Off The Record”, Torae, his mother and childhood friends, discuss his life growing up in the Coney Island area of Brooklyn, personal challenges he encountered as a kid, his introduction to Hip-Hop and his first live show. The Urban Daily will debut an episode every Wednesday […]

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Y9Dio2WYMA&w=560&h=315] iHipHop.com caught up with Coney Island’s own Torae at the Rock Steady Crew’s 35th Anniversary show in Lincoln Park, NJ to discuss a variety of topics. In this exclusive interview Torae talks about the generation gap in New York Hip-Hop, getting respect from the older generation of MCs, his upcoming EP “Off The […]

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJctwkra4k4&w=560&h=315] While out during SXSW in Austin Texas, Esteban & Fuse TV caught up with Torae to discuss his thoughts on major label acts invading SXSW. They also discussed the success of the For The Record music video. Hit the jump to catch Torae & Holla performing For The Record at the HipHopDX show.