Thursday, December 31, 2009

"I got lyrics to go"

Here's the new songs we added for the next event. They are just itching to be broken in.
Happy New Year from the Rhyme Along Crew!

Stay Fly - 3 six Mafia
Baby by me - 50 cent ft. Ne-yo
1nce again - A Tribe called Quest
Still Fly - Big Tymers
Project Chick - Big Tymers
Pass the Courvoisier pt. II - Busta Rhymes ft. Puff Daddy and Pharrell
What mean the world to me - Cam’ron
Black Mags - Cool Kids, The
It’s Funky Enough  - D.O.C., The
The Love Song - Da Bush Babees ft. Mos Def
Play - David Banner
Eye Examination - Del tha Funkee Homosapian
Forever - Drake ft. Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Eminem
Stan - Eminem
Juice (know the ledge) - Eric B. and Rakim
Paid in Full  - Eric B. and Rakim
Music - Erick Sermon ft. Marvin Gaye
Leflaur Leflah Eshkoshka - Fab 5
Work - Gangstarr
Royalty - Gangstarr ft. K-Ci and JoJO
Daytona 500 - Ghostface Killah feat. Raekwon and Cappadonna
Cold World - GZA
Operation Lockdown - Heltah Skeltah
P.S.A. (Public Service Announcement) - Jay-Z
Who you wit - Jay-Z
30 something - Jay-Z
Lost Ones - Jay-Z
Hey Mama - Kanye West
Heard ‘em say - Kanye West ft. Adam Levine
Touch the sky - Kanye West ft. Lupe Fiasco
The Jump Off - Lil Kim
Magic Stick - Lil Kim ft. 50 cent
No time  - Lil Kim ft. Puff Daddy
Money Maker  - Ludacris ft. Pharrell
Stand Up - Ludacris ft. Shawnna
The Rain - Missy Elliot
Universal Magnetic  - Mos Def
Oh No - Mos Def Pharoah Monch and Nate Dogg
10 crack commandments - Notorious B.I.G., The
No Fear - Originoo Gun Clappaz
Da Storm - Originoo Gun Clappaz
Git up Get out - Outkast ft. Cee-lo and Bigg Gipp
Body Rock - Q-tip Tash and Mos Def
Can’t Wait  - Redman
Blow your Mind - Redman
That’s how it is (its like that big brother) - Redman ft. K-solo
B-Please - Snoop Dogg ft. Xzibit and Nate Dogg
Self Destruction - Stop the Violence Movement



and here's the original song list.



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Tuesday, December 29, 2009

"It's been a long time, I shouldn't have left you - without a strong rhyme to step to"

Think of how many weak shows you slept through
Time's up, I'm sorry I kept you


We are back with our first Rhyme Along for 2010!! We hope y'all had a great Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/Festivus holiday break, but now its time to get back to bizness.

Saturday, January 2, 2010
72 NORTH (formerly Dullahan's)
72 North Fair Oaks Pasadena
21+
No cover, No dress code
Drink specials all night

*72 North will also be airing UFC 108 for FREE, fights start at 7pm.


Friday, December 11, 2009

"Some of them try to rhyme but they can't rhyme like this"

Go Go
Some of them try to rhyme but they can't 
Go Go

Last Saturday's pics have been uploaded to our flickr  http://www.flickr.com/photos/therhymealong/sets/72157622958359536/

and the vids are up on youtube 
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=1E44BA5272635710
the playlist:
Alphabet Aerobics performed by DJ Kooyaa
Made You Look performed by Pooty Tang
Distortion to Static performed by Kampaign
Jump performed by Filladelphhalflife
Best I Ever Had performed by D-Blud & Mims
Jayou performed by Lionel King & Hearsee
Just Wanna Love You performed by Duke & Kampaign
Oh Boy performed by Kofax and Bobba Fresh
Regulate performed by CherylZ
Roll Out performed by Rhyme Along Rocky
You Got Soul performed by Never Skip a Meal
Ain't No Fun performed by Easy Ellis, Anteazy & crew
California Love performed by BC




We'll keep you posted on our future events, Happy Holidays everyone!

Monday, December 7, 2009

"We got the rhythm that makes your fingers snap, crackle, pop pop, fizz fizz"

We're known to give a show plus handle our biz-ness
Stress, we'll destroy
We're known to make noise as the original b-boys


Great crowd on Saturday - alot of new faces! Thanks to everyone who came thru to support Hip Hop Karaoke! Plenty of new songs performed this week which we always appreciate. From Dorrough & Drake to KRS-One and the Roots, a wide range of Hip Hop songs were represented, and we still got hundreds more that haven't been touched. If it was your first time, don't be shy, say hello to us here or on facebook!  http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rhyme-Along/116680643668?ref=nf  
Special thanks to our friends - Platinum Club, Sound Science, Showstoppers and 72 North for helping us put together another great event.

Pics and vids will be uploaded on flickr and youtube soon! Check back here or facebook for future events. For event & business inquiries, email us at: therhymealong@gmail.com

Thursday, December 3, 2009

"well it's on and on and on on and on"

the beat dont stop until the break of dawn 

Last Saturday's pics have been uploaded to our flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/therhymealong/sets/72157622785981953/

and the vids are posted to youtube, check out the playlist.
Watch Out Now performed by Copperhead
As High As Wutang Get performed by Dre & Gary
Crossroads performed by Lil Bunso
Tonights Da Night performed by Kampaign
Passin Me By performed by Lionel King
Aint No Fun performed by Shawn Rox & Rob Treble
I Get Around performed by Paolo
Just Wanna Love Ya performed by Fro & Amar
Girls Girls Girls performed by Killa Keef
Push It performed by MC Bellatini & friend
Money Aint A Thang performed by MC Sovring
DWYCK performed by Kyle, Virgil & Erick
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=AA0BDE5072F1F857

ALSO, Due to popular demand, looks like we are back this weekend at 72 North in Pasadena. Get your last Hip Hop Karaoke fix before the end of 2009!







Saturday, Dec 5, 10pm

72 NORTH (formerly Dullahan's)
72 North Fair Oaks Pasadena
21+
No cover, No dress code
Drink specials all night

Sunday, November 29, 2009

"I chant eenie meenie, minie moe"

I wreck da mic like a pimp pimps hoes
Here's how it goes I am a genius I mean this



Thanks to everyone who came out to our first Rhyme Along at 72 North last night! Pasadena REPRESENTED!! Even though we had minor hiccups with the late start (USC/UCLA game) and some video glitches, y'all pulled us through with some DOPE performances and great energy from the crowd. Big ups to Platinum Club, Sound Science, Showstoppers and the rest of the sponsors for their part in hosting the event. Props to the karaoke MCs that picked songs that had their Rhyme Along debut last night (Redman, Bone Thugs) with over 400 songs in the catalog, we encourage everyone to dig deeper than the usual favorites.


Whether it was your first time or you are a familiar face in the crowd, let us know who you are!! Hit us up on facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rhyme-Along/116680643668?ref=nf     or say hello to us at  the stage at the next event.


Pics and vids to be posted on flickr and youtube later this week. Be sure to check back here for our future events. 


For event & business inquiries, email us at: therhymealong@gmail.com



Thursday, November 19, 2009

"Back, Middle, to the front, don't front"

Wanna a good time, gonna give you what you want

So much for having a holiday break -  The Rhyme Along is back next week for anyone feenin' for some Hip Hop Karaoke! We are hitting up Pasadena this time with our friends from the Platinum Club and Showstoppers. Take a break from grubbing/shopping and celebrate with us. Happy Birthdays to Lionel & Kimi.

72 NORTH (formerly Dullahan's)
72 North Fair Oaks Pasadena
21+
No cover, No dress code
Drink specials all night





Friday, November 6, 2009

"I'm not internationally known, but I'm known to rock the microphone"

Pics have been posted from Halloween!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/therhymealong/sets/72157622712141398/

Vids are uploading to our youtube account.
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=BB93E0B1F28BFF15

if you got vids/pics to share, hit us up at therhymealong@gmail.com or on facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rhyme-Along/116680643668?ref=nf

Have a great weekend!!

Sunday, November 1, 2009

"The freaks come out at night"

Hut one, hut two
Hut hut hut


Thanks to everyone who came through for our Halloween Rhyme Along. There were some great performances, cool costumes and a dope set by J-Natural. Special thanks to Lost Souls for having us. Check back for pictures and videos from the event later this week. The Rhyme Along will be back at the end of November!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

"This year Halloween fell on a weekend"

The Rhyme Along: Halloween Edition

Halloween Night Sat. Oct. 31
Lost Souls Cafe - 124 West 4th St. Downtown LA (in Harlem Place Alley)
We'll be on after 10pm, but there will be Halloween festivities and installations starting at 6pm.
21+, beer and wine served,

Hope to see you (in costume) next weekend!!

Friday, October 16, 2009

"I step on stage girls scream like I'm Keith"

You won't be around next year. My rap's too severe, Kicking mad flava in ya ear

Pics from our last event are up!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/therhymealong/sets/72157622575215564/

Vids are uploading to our youtube!
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=29CBD6294937576A

Have a great weekend!

Monday, October 12, 2009

"Thank you, thank you very much for coming out this evening"

Thank you, thank you, thank you
You’re far too kind.
Hold your applause,
This is your song, not mine.


We just wanted to thank everyone who came out on Saturday for making it the BIGGEST and BEST Rhyme Along yet. Not only was it a great turnout with some dope rhymes and amazing vibes, but we also managed to raise three hundred fifty dollars for the Philippines National Red Cross - and we owe it all to you and your generosity.

Here is a breakdown of the winners that night:

Raffle winners
Snuggie - Luis
Daedalus CD - Alison J.
T-shirt - Helen O.
Best Buy gift card - TBA
Love Down earrings #1 - Shari S.
Love Down earrings #2 - Miss J
NBA 2K10 - Geraldine C.
Laker Tickets - Megan D.

Winners of the Lovedown earrings for first 5 females at door
Natasha V.
Jen C.
Teresa P.
Kristy S.
Brandy W.

Winners of the Lovedown earrings for first 5 female MCs
The trio of CBS
Ta$h Money
Lil Bunso

SPECIAL THANK YOUS TO:
Kim, Natasha, Darryl, Ryan and Jay for helping us with the raffle and door.
Natasha M. a fellow hip hop karaoker, who approached us with the idea of fundraising for the Philippines.
Faye of LoveDown Accessories for donating her beautiful handmade earrings. www.thelovedown.com and the Anonymous Donors of the raffle prizes
The birthday celebrants - Brian Bello, Felipe Velasquez, Mike Mandel, Don Valenciano and Angela Ribas, we hope you all had a great time!
Our friends and family and Karaokers who have been down with us since day one, thank you so much for your support and spreading the word about Hip Hop Karaoke.
And to all the new faces, thanks for coming out, we hope to see you on the mic soon.

Apologies to anyone who did not get to do their song that night. With the raffle and the late signups we were pressed for time and couldn't fit everyone in. Sign up early next month and get your song in before anyone else does.

Check back with us later this week as we will upload the photos and videos from Saturday's event.

We will keep you posted about November's event as our date is not yet set.

Love, respect, peace & blessings

Monday, October 5, 2009

"Stop what you're doin and set it in motion, it's the next movement"

Word up, we got the HOT-HOT music, the HOT music

What up yall, here's the latest song list update before this week's Rhyme Along. OVER 500 SONGS!! This is pretty much the list you will be seeing on 10/10. Sign up early this Sat. so no one else jacks your pick!




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Saturday, October 3, 2009

BENEFIT FOR THE TYPHOON VICTIMS IN THE PHILIPPINES

In light of the recent disaster caused by typhoons in the Philippines, (a tragedy that hits close to home with alot of us here) we have decided to have a BENEFIT FUNDRAISER for the typhoon victims at this Sat's Rhyme Along. (10/10) We will donate a percentage of the door, have a cash/check Donation Box, as well as have dope prizes that we will raffle as well (AHEM, LAKER TICKETS!!) All the money that we collect will be going to the Philippine National Red Cross. www.redcross.org.ph We are all looking forward to having a few drinks, kicking some dope rhymes, and raising a few dollars with y'all next Saturday for a great cause.

Thursday, October 1, 2009

"The title of this recital is ladies first"

Oooh, ladies first, ladies first.

This update is strictly for the ladies. Our friend at LoveDown Accessories is hooking us up with special giveaways for the next Rhyme Along. The first 5 females through the door and the first 5 females to bust on the mic will each get a beautiful pair of feather earrings. Check out her dope handmade accessories on myspace at http://www.myspace.com/lovedownaccessories or on facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/LoveDown-Accessories/97654027173?ref=nf. LoveDown will be featured on NBC's First Look on 10/10 at 7:30pm. So check it out before you head over to the Rhyme Along. Special thanks to Faye, owner of LoveDown and member of the Rhyme Along family for the hookups.

Thursday, September 24, 2009

"The D.J. plays your favorite blasts, Takes you back to the past"

 ...music's magic (poof)
Bump bump bump get bump with some flash, people

Rock rock to the Planet Rock, don't stop
Rock rock to the Planet Rock, don't stop


We're back for 10/10! Got a couple of birthday shout outs to Brian & Felipe who will be celebrating with us that night. Get your last minute song requests in and look out for another song list in early Oct. If you are on facebook, add yourself to the invite. http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=139407632087&index=1




 

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

"What y'all thought y'all wasn't gon' see me?"

I'm the Osirus of this sh*t. Wu-Tang is here forever, m*therf*cker
It's like this ninety-seven.


Check out the pics!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/therhymealong/sets/72157622276622633/

Check out the vids!














Monday, September 14, 2009

"Now can I get an encore, do you want more"

The Rhyme Along Crew would like to thank everyone for coming to the last event. It was a great crowd - the energy was high, the vibes were positive, and the performances were dope. Let all do this again Oct. 10 at Mr. Ts Bowl.

Pics and videos from Saturday will be posted throughout the week.
Don't forget to hit us up on facebook and twitter.
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rhyme-Along/
http://twitter.com/therhymealong

Thursday, September 10, 2009

The Rhyme Along Song List - 9.10.09

"Don't sweat what you heard, and act like you know"


"I know you seen me on the video"

True.

Check out our vids from the last event. See you this Saturday.











check out the rest on http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=600C4C02B620275E
or youtube.com/therhymealong

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

"We came to rock it on to the tip-top, best alliance in hip-hop"

Wyohhhh!

Hope you all had a great Labor Day Weekend. Here are some more songs we just added just in time for the next Rhyme Along. We will have one more updated song list just before the weekend. See you all in 4 days!


Definition - Mos Def and Talib Kweli
Back to the Grill - MC Serch
Fu** tha police - Jay Dilla
Put it in your mouth - Akinelye
Every Girl - Lil Wayne ft. Yung money (drake)
Nas is Like - Nas
Recognized thresholds of negative stress - The Boogiemonsters
Get Down - Craig Mack
Hootie Hoo - Outkast
You're a Jerk - New Boyz
Ice Cream Paint Job - Dorrough
Get like me - David Banner ft. Chris Brown/Jim Jones
Holla Holla - Ja Rule
Flawless - Phife Dawg
Do it to Death - Little Brother
The Joint - EPMD
IJusswannachill - Large Professor
The Mad Scientist - Large Professor
Still Not a Player - Big Pun
Lean Back - Fat Joe
Always on time - Ja Rule ft. Ashanti
Gangsters make the world go round - Westside connection

Thursday, September 3, 2009

"Now just wait. We're gonna talk about Buddy on this plate."

But before we let the herd out the gate 
Make sure the all the levels are straight out the jungle 
(The Jungle, the Jungle, the Brothers, the Brothers) 
 
Many thanks to DJ Buddy, Geee, and the whole crew (Ab-Loon, Jbr05ki, 
Mom Dukes, and anyone else i missed). 
We had a great time on your show.  
Check out DJBuddyTV.com (or http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/2095948
and watch them every Wed. at 10pm.
 
 

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

The Rhyme Along live on Ustream Wednesday 9/2

The Rhyme Along Collective will be live Wednesday on Ustream at DJ Buddy's webshow for an interview/demo. Check us out on 10pm-12 at http://www.djbuddytv.com/

"Stop whatcha doin' 'cause I'm about to ruin the image and the style that ya used to."

We just got another shipment of Rhyme Along videos for you to peep out. The lab is working overtime to get you all a great library of songs to choose from for the next event. 350 & counting!! I must say, this is a sick update especially for all you 90s heads.

Crossover - EPMD
Elevators  - Outkast
Gittin' Funky -  Kid-N-Play
Golddigger  - EPMD
Rumpshaker  - Wrecks-N-Effect
The Humpty Dance  - Digital Underground
Peachfuzz -  KMD
You owe me -  Nas ft. Ginuwine
Insane in the brain  - Cypress Hill
Joints and Jams - Black Eyed Peas
One to grow on - UMC's
Step Into a world (Rapture's delight) - KRS-ONe
Stop The Violence - Boogie Down Productions
Straight outta compton  - NWA
Throw ya Gunz  - Onyx
Triumph  - Wu tang clan
Monie in the middle  - Monie Love




if you are on facebook, check out the invite page and let us know what you are planning to Rhyme Along to: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/event.php?eid=137095391984

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

The Rhyme Along Song List - 8.25.09

"Hurry up and get a scoop before its gone"









Monday, August 24, 2009

The Rhyme Along - 9.12.09 Mr. Ts Bowl



"You love it, you like it, it's a straight up rap show, and to you r&b fans, you don't hear me though"

The only Hip Hop Karaoke event in Los Angeles. Over 300 videos and counting!
Sept. 12, 2009 10pm
Mr. T's Bowl
5621 N Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90042

21+, $3 cover

for updates check back with us here or if you are on facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rhyme-Along/116680643668?ref=search

"and everybody say I remember way back when"

"what? back in the day, when? back in the day"

We just got another shipment from our Top Secret Hip Hop Karaoke Video Labratory. No animals were hurt in the making of these videos. Let us know what you want to see at the next Rhyme Along.

Fonky expedition - The Conscious Daughters
U don't hear me tho' - Rodney O and Joe Cooley
Get Back - Ludacris
South Bronx - Boogie Down Productions
What Y'all Want - Ruff Ryders ft. EVE
Foe Life - Mack 10
Still Ballin' - 2pac ft. Trick Daddy
Back in the Day - Ahmad
You Never Knew - Heiroglyphics
Pistol Grip Pump - Volume 10
D. Original - Jeru D. Damaja
The I.N.C. ride - Masta Ace
My Addidas - Run DMC

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

"Kick this one here for me and my DJ"

Just added these songs to The Rhyme Along library:

Cha Cha Cha - MC Lyte
Lose yourself - Eminem
I got to have it - Ed. O.G. and the Bulldogs
Lookin' at the front door - Main Source
Poor Georgie - MC Lyte
Fall In Love - Slum Village
Gotta Man - Eve
Big Pimpin' - Jay-Z
Best I ever had - Drake
Unified Rebelution - Jurassic 5

A couple of these were requests, so let us know if there is a hip hop song that you are feenin' for. Look out for an updated song list in the next week.

"so fresh and so clean"

We got our new domain, so please update your bookmarks/favorites to therhymealong.com. With the recession and all, we wanted to save you a few keystrokes.

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Event pictures are up!

We have our flickr page up and running. Check out pictures from both of our events at www.flickr.com/therhymealong. Yes, we do have a good looking crowd.

If you got pics from an event leave us a link in the comments or send them to therhymealong@gmail.com

Monday, August 10, 2009

"if you didn't know this is called the show"

Thanks to everyone for coming out and making our 2nd event a success! Big ups to all who rocked the mic right. Check back here for updates on future shows. Hit us up here or on our facebook for song requests.

"Michelle, ma belle. Sont des mots qui vont très bien ensemble, Très bien ensemble."

Thursday, August 6, 2009

The Rhyme Along-Part 15

The Rhyme Along - Pt 15 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 14

The Rhyme Along - Pt 14 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 13

The Rhyme Along - Pt 13 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 12

The Rhyme Along - Pt 12 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 11

The Rhyme Along - Pt 11 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

the Rhyme Along-Part 10

The Rhyme Along Pt 10 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 9

The Rhyme Along - Pt 9 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 8

The Rhyme Along Pt 8 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 7

The Rhyme Along - Pt 7 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

the Rhyme Along-Part 6

The Rhyme Along - Pt 6 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

the Rhyme Along-Part 5

The Rhyme Along - Pt 5 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 4

The Rhyme Along - Pt 4 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

the Rhyme Along-Part 3

The Rhyme Along - Pt 3 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 2

The Rhyme Along - Pt 2 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.

The Rhyme Along-Part 1

The Rhyme Along - Pt 1 from The Rhyme Along on Vimeo.