Guests and Interviews - English
Israeli rapper and producer Z.K brings his hardcore hip-hop to the TLV1 studio. He sits down with host Tomer Gershenman to discuss his career, from his days as part of rap duo "Hatzad Ha'acher" ("The Other Side") to his (STILL) upcoming debut solo album, "New Z-Land." Z.K also performs two blazing freestyles and plays an EXCLUSIVE unreleased track
Israeli reggae/hiphop artist Soul-J brings the Jamaican vibes of Kingston to TLV1. After traveling to Jamaica and recording his last album "Journey Called Life" there, the veteran artist shares his experiences and the resemblances he found between the Israelis and the Jamaicans, not forgetting to perform two of his songs for us in the studio as well!
Israeli Hip Hop/EDM/Trap/Ska artist Lihot, currently residing in LA, pays a visit to the TLV1 studio to take host Tomer Gershenman through her career in both Israel and the US. And of course she performs a few songs for us – many of them exclusively for Yo! TLV Raps.
Israeli rap duo Axum (Tedross & Judah) bring their energetic flare to the TLV1 studio, performing their songs ‘Hamakom Boer’ (Yo! TLV Raps exclusive!) and their latest single ‘Posion Ivy’ (originally featuring Rohan Marley). They also discuss their work and their career milestones.
Hip hop pioneer Grandmaster Caz of the legendary Cold Crush Brothers in a special interview for Jigga Juice! Caz talks about the credit he never received for writing parts of the Sugar Hill Gang's "Rapper's Delight", his recent work with Macklemore and his days with the Cold Crush, including their rivalry with the Fantastic Five. Check it out!
Jigga Juice's 7th birthday celebration continues, this week with Israeli band Lucille Crew! The smoking-soul crew makes its debuts on Jigga Juice to talk about their career and of course perform some songs live! A live band spectacle on Jigga Juice plus a freestyle session by the crew's MC, Rebel Sun!
New York MC, DJ and producer Scram Jones comes to Jigga juice! The man who produced for the likes of Raekwon, Ghostface Kilah, Nas and even Maraiah Carrey comes to the studio to talk about his career, the people he have worked with - and his visit to Israel!
The Sugarhill Gang in a special appearance on Jigga Juice's 300th episode! The legendary crew comes the studio to tell their stories about recording the first ever commercial hip hop hit, "Rapper's Delight" the success, the responses to it - and some of the negative aspects of it as well. A great conversation with a legendary crew.
A new Jigga Juice, featuring the interview with Pro Era member Kirk Knight , taken at New York City! Also including lots of great hip hop, including tracks by Nas and Israeli rapper Ortega!
Interview + Live Freestyle (Video)
Rappers Muja Messiah, RP Hooks, Eli The Profit and Sunshine Walker visit the Jigga Juice studio! The four rappers talk about their upcoming Tel-Aviv concert, racial inequality in America, especially Philandro Castille, whose killing took place in their home state of Minnesota. They also kick a freestyle in the studio.
Full Interview (100% in English, no music)Full Show (Presented in Hebrew, Music and Interview are in English)
Bishop Nehru, the young rapper who at the age of 19 has already released an album by MF DOOM and was endorsed by Nas in a special interview for Jigga Juice, taken in New York City! A special show dedicated to Bishop Nehru featuring the interview as well as some of his best tracks.
Right before their first ever performance in Israel, BADBADNOTGOOD's Chester Hansen! BBNG's bass player talks about the band's influences, working with Ghostface Killah, and of course about the new album "IV" and finally performing in Israel. Guest Co-interviewer : Tomer Frishman
Dres of the legendary Black Sheep crew in an interview for Jigga Juice, talking about being a part of the Native Tongues crew, Black Sheep's classic 1991 debut ("A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing") and more!
A short interview with the legendary Biz Markie (aka "The Diabolical Biz Markie") about being part of the Juice Crew, humor in hip hop and more.
Battle rap champion Murda Mook in a special interview for Jigga Juice, taken in New York City. Mook talks about his battles with Iron Solomon and Loaded Lux, his retirement from battling and why he returned, as well as plans to put out material with his crew DOTMOB
Rapper Dessa of Doomtree in a special interview for Jigga Juice! A special show , also featuring some of her best tracks! Tune in to hear Dessa speak of her work with Doomtree and how it differs from her solo projects, mysoginy in hip hop and much more!