Kokane “Top 50 Rap List” produced by Theory Hazit video filmed and edited by Theory Hazit. Kokane is globally known for being the go-to guy when it comes to features and hooks. He has been blessing your favorite platnum & indie artists from around the world with his signature sound for 3 decades. Kokane is also known for superior lyrical skills, proficient in the sub genres of hip hop, street rap, reality, political and street gospel rap, among others. His upcoming “Top 50 Rap List” release sees Kokane reach back into his hip-hop roots with a new song and genre of music called “K-Funk,” plus accompanying visuals. Stay tuned for Koka’s #Top50RapList video intro, as Kokane leaves the audience in suspense. We will be following up with the legendary Kokane’s new project in the weeks and month’s to come. Be sure to visit Kokane’s official Bud E. Boy website and pick up Koka’s latest project, “Finger Roll.”
Marty Thomas passed away peacefully in his sleep on January 30. It is incongruous a person so full of life should have left us so quietly. Those who knew Marty and those lucky enough to have had the pleasure and honor to work with him might have predicted a much more grand, theatrical end — and loud — and funny somehow….. Read full article by – Independent.com
It is very sad to hear of the passing of Marty Thomas, best know by Ruthless and Eazy-E fans as the Ruthless Director. He directed Eazy’s classic “Real Muthaphukkin G’s” and a few other videos for Ruthless Records. I was fortunate enough to have met with Marty and actually collaborate with him on a documentary about Eazy-E titled “Ruthless Memories” He was a very funny and energetic man, full of life and very creative. RIP Marty.
KOKANE has been involved in the Westcoast Rap scene since the dawn of “Gansta Rap”. Expanding nearly 3 decades in the music game. First signing to Ruthless Records in late 89′, followed behind his cousin Cold 187’s group “Above The Law”. KOKANE has definitely made his mark in hip hop,considered to be the most featured artist in recording history & one of the elite hook singers of our generation. From guest appearances with NWA, ATL, BOOTSY COLLINS, SNOOP DOGG, DR DRE, CYPRESS HILL, GEORGE CLINTON, & countless artist worldwide, KOKANE’s eccentric pfunk / gfunk melodic style, put him in a class of his own. Pure funk and hip hop = KOKANE.
Well KOKANE is back, with a new album:
“Its Kokane Not Lemonhead”, featuring “NO FEATURES”; just production from the likes ofBATTLE CAT, COLD 187, THA CHILL & MORE…
KOKANE’s new upcoming album drops JULY 7th. Pre-Orders for hard copies starts June 7th[exclusively] at budeboyent.com
Pick up KOKANE’s new single
“EL BOO BOO” at iTunes now, off KOKA’s up-coming album.
More VIDEOES and SINGLES to come, from the new KOKANE album. Stay Tuned!
Kokane will be in Southern California the weekend of Fri Sept 6th 2013. He will be performing at the third annual Eazy-E Birthday Tribute show/Ruthless Family Convention. On that weekend he will also be in the studio working on some music. This may be your chance to work with a G Funk / West Coast Pioneer. Email: RuthlessLegacy@gmail.com , Serious inquiries ONLY!
His new single “Stay Winning” will be available Sept 9th