Da Brat

Nov
14
New Music: Da Brat, Justina, & Babs – ‘Royals (Remix)’

Royals (Remix)

Lorde has been remixed by everyone from The Weeknd to Rick Ross. Now Da Brat unites with New Jersey singer-rapper Justina and Brooklyn MC Babs of Da Band fame on the “Shemix.” The ladies put a hip-hop spin on the No. 1 hit, complete with a reworked beat and rap verses. Feel their girl power.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul
3
Video: Da Brat – ‘Is It Chu’

Da Brat

Da Brat comes back swinging with her new single “Is It Chu,” produced by Free Agentz. The So So Def rapper takes some shots and fires up the club with the dance-floor-ready record. But despite her new sound, she’s still the same Brat-tat-tat.

“I’m a pretty motherfucker with a lot of gangster and I will bust a cap in you,” she raps.

Da Brat has also re-launched her imprint Rare Breed, where she will release her future music. Watch the video below and get the song on iTunes.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jun
1
New Music: Diamond f/ Da Brat – ‘Ain’t Nothing Wrong’

Ain't Nothing Wrong

Diamond is gearing up to release her eighth (yes, you read that right) solo project Evolved this month. While her fans wait, the former Crime Mob member drops “Ain’t Nothing Wrong” featuring fellow ATLien Da Brat.

Diamond avoids the drama and handles her business like a boss (“I can do bad by my damn self”), while Da Brat rips apart the BigDreek-produced track with her ferocious flow.

Don’t mess with these ladies.

Read the rest of this entry »

May
9
Kris Kross’ Chris Kelly Remembered at Atlanta Funeral

Jermaine Dupri and Chris Smith

Kris Kross’ Chris Kelly was remembered as a true friend and hip-hop pioneer at a memorial in Atlanta on Thursday. His family and friends gathered to pay their respects to the 34-year-old rapper known as Mac Daddy, who died last week of an apparent drug overdose.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb
23
Kriss Kross, Da Brat, & Xscape Rehearse for So So Def 20th Anniversary Concert

Usher and J.D.

Jermaine Dupri will celebrate 20 years of So So Def with a star-studded concert tonight at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre. With hours to go until the big show, the So So Def boss shares rehearsal footage starring some of the artists on the bill.

Da Brat and J.D. trade rhymes on “That’s What I’m Looking For,” while Kriss Kross reprises their ’90s classic “Jump.” R&B supergroups Xscape and Jagged Edge also tinker with their performances in the behind-the-scenes footage.

Saturday’s star-studded lineup features past and present So So Def artists including Bow Wow, Bonecrusher, Dondria, and Anthony Hamilton, plus Nelly, Ludacris, and Usher.

If that wasn’t enough, Mariah Carey and Jay-Z are rumored to be participating in the festivities. Get a sneak peek at what you can expect and check out our interview with J.D.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jan
16
New Music: Da Brat – ‘Talk to Me’

Talk to Me

If you want to step to Da Brat, you better have a big…bank account. The ferocious femcee flaunts her taste for expensive things on the rock-tinged “Talk to Me,” produced by Blue Rocks.

“My favorite language money, can you afford me?” she asks before spitting some rapid rhymes.

Da Brat will reunite with her fellow So So Def alum at the 20th anniversary So So Def All-Star Anniversary Concert in Atlanta on February 23 along with Jermaine Dupri, Kriss Kross, Xscape, Jagged Edge, Dem Franchize Boyz, Bonecrusher, and Dondria.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jan
14
New Music: Jermaine Dupri f/ Jagged Edge, Da Brat, Dondria, Fresco Kane, & Bow Wow – ‘Celebration’

Celebration

So So Def is back in the building. On the 20th anniversary of his famed label, Jermaine Dupri reunites his all-star roster for a “Celebration.” He remixes Game’s Jesus Piece single with some old and new So So Def artists including Jagged Edge, Da Brat, Dondria, Fresco Kane, and Bow Wow.

J.D. will host a So So Def anniversary concert at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre on February 23. Tickets go on sale Saturday.

Ya’ll know what this is…

Read the rest of this entry »