Recent Postshttp://mail.jakeone.com/Recent Posts.en-usBrother Ali, Dilated Peoples, and Freeway play Rock The Bells in Los Angeles this weekendhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/1873http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1873<p><strong>Brother Ali</strong>, <strong>Dilated Peoples</strong>, and <strong>Freeway</strong>, will be holding it down for the RSE camp this weekend at the massive <strong>Rock The Bells Festival</strong> kickoff in California. Don't sleep, LA!</p><p><strong>LOS ANGELES @ San Manuel Amphitheater</strong><br />TODAY, September 7th: Brother Ali - 5:40pm on the HipHopDX Stage<br />Sunday, September 8th: Dilated Peoples - 3:45pm on the Rock The Bells Stage, Freeway - 1:40pm on the 36 Chambers Stage</p><p><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Instagram<br /> <strong>Dilated Peoples</strong>: DilatedPeoples.com | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram<br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | YouTube<br /><strong>Rhymesayers</strong>: Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersSat, 07 Sep 2013 13:23:00 -0500Fifth Element/Rhymesayers End Of The World Sale - TODAY!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1693http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1693<p><em><strong> </strong></em></p><p><strong>50% Off All Regular Priced Rhymesayers Items! All CDs, Vinyl, Clothing, Accessories…Everything. Great deals, right?!<br /></strong></p><p><strong>This sale is ONLINE at FifthElementOnline.com and IN-STORE<strong>. </strong>Pricing ends tonight, Friday 12/21 at 11:59pm.</strong> <strong>All these deals will be available in-store from 11am-7pm<strong> </strong>today only.<br /></strong></p><p>Those who believe they will wake on the 22nd per usual, unscathed, can do so knowing they got a great deal in the process. Those who don’t believe, they’ll probably feel happy to be alive, but then experience a moment of regret when they realize they passed on such a great opportunity! Delivery By X-Mas NOT guaranteed!</p><p><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 21 Dec 2012 10:08:00 -0600Freeway playing in Amsterdam tonight + meet & greet tomorrow!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1194http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1194<p>Tonight, Philly's own <strong>Freeway</strong> will be helping High Times celebrate the 24th Annual Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam on Monday, November 21st at Melkweg in Amsterdam.</p><p>The show is 18 EUR and starts at 22:00. Buy Tickets here or get there early!</p><p>Tomorrow, you can catch Freeway at Funky Munkey in Amsterdam for a Meet &amp; Greet at 18:00.<br /><br /><strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | YouTube<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Flickr | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersMon, 21 Nov 2011 09:59:00 -0600Freeway playing in Amsterdam in one week!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1176http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1176<p>Joined by a group friends from Philly, <strong>Freeway</strong> will be helping High Times celebrate the 24th Annual Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam on Monday, November 21st at Melkweg in Amsterdam.</p><p>The show is 18 EUR and starts at 22:00. Buy Tickets here.</p><p>The following day, you can catch Freeway at Funky Munkey in Amsterdam for a Meet &amp; Greet at 18:00.<br /><br /><strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | YouTube<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Flickr | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersMon, 14 Nov 2011 15:33:00 -0600Freeway playing in Amsterdam on November 21st!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1164http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1164<p>Joined by Philly heavy-hitters DJ P-Nut, Reef The Lost Cauze, Chief Kamachi, Maylay Sparks, and DJ DaShank, <strong>Freeway</strong> will be helping High Times celebrate the 24th Annual Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam on Monday, November 21st at Melkweg in Amsterdam.</p><p>The show is 18 EUR and starts at 22:00. Buy Tickets here.</p><p>The following day, you can catch Freeway at Funky Munkey in Amsterdam for a Meet &amp; Greet at 18:00.<br /><br /><strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | YouTube<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Flickr | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersFri, 11 Nov 2011 10:05:00 -0600Freeway and Brother Ali to play at Twin Cities Day of Dignity this Saturday!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1065http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1065<p>This-coming Saturday, <strong>Freeway</strong> and <strong>Brother Ali</strong> will be holding it down at the upcoming Twin Cities Day of Dignity - A Celebration of Neighbors Helping Neighbors, presented by Al-Maa'uun Community Outreach and Islamic Relief USA. Peep the message from Brother Ali below about the event. We hope to see you there!<br /><br /> <object width="693" height="405" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/HosgAXr0KJ0?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/HosgAXr0KJ0?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br />This is an all-day event in North Minneapolis aimed at easing the strain of poverty. People and families in need will receive health care services, haircuts, meals, winter clothing, school supplies and health/hygiene kits. Everything will be free and open to the public. <br /><br />Day of Dignity is Hosted by and located at Masjid An-Nur. The North Minneapolis mosque has a long history of community service and serves as the spiritual base for Minnesotans such as Congresman Keith Elison, Basket...</p>RhymesayersMon, 26 Sep 2011 14:57:00 -0500Freeway on MTV's RapFix Live on Wednesday, 9/21 at 4pm ET!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1041http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1041<p>Philly's own <strong>Freeway</strong> will be hanging on MTV's RapFix Live couch tomorrow on <strong>MTV.com</strong>. Tune in at 4pm Eastern time!</p><div ><div ><object width="512" height="288" data="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:692558/cp~vid%3D692558%26uri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A692558" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="src" value="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:692558/cp~vid%3D692558%26uri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A692558" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><p > </p></div></div><p>He'll be talking about his extensive career and his plans for upcoming projects. Got some questions yourself? You can Tweet them to @MTVNews with the hashtag #RapFixLive and Sway may ask them on air!</p><p>Also, <strong>Freeway</strong> will be joining <strong>Brother Ali</strong> at the upcoming Twin Cities Day of Dignity - A Celebration of Neighbors Helping Neighbors, presented by Al-Maa'uun Community Outreach and Islamic Relief USA.<br />This is an all-day event in North Minneapolis aimed at easing the strain of poverty. People and families in need will receive health care services, haircuts, meals, winter clothing, school supplies and health/hygiene kits. Day of Dignity is FREE and open to the public.</p><p></p><p>Masjid An-Nur is...</p>RhymesayersTue, 20 Sep 2011 13:48:00 -0500A message from Brother Ali about the Twin Cities Day of Dignity on October 1sthttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/1016http://mail.jakeone.com/news/1016<p>In about three weeks, <strong>Freeway</strong> and <strong>Brother Ali</strong> will be holding it down at the upcoming Twin Cities Day of Dignity - A Celebration of Neighbors Helping Neighbors, presented by Al-Maa'uun Community Outreach and Islamic Relief USA. Brother Ali just shot this quick video to tell you more about about the events and his history in the community. Check it out, and we hope to see you there. <br /><br /> <object width="693" height="405" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/HosgAXr0KJ0?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/HosgAXr0KJ0?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br />This is an all-day event in North Minneapolis aimed at easing the strain of poverty. People and families in need will receive health care services, haircuts, meals, winter clothing, school supplies and health/hygiene kits. Everything will be free and open to the public. <br /><br />Day of Dignity is Hosted by and located at Masjid An-Nur. The North Minneapolis mosque has a long history of community service and serves as...</p>RhymesayersFri, 09 Sep 2011 10:34:00 -0500Freeway and Brother Ali to play at Twin Cities Day of Dignity on October 1sthttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/988http://mail.jakeone.com/news/988<p>Just announced, <strong>Freeway</strong> and <strong>Brother Ali</strong> will be representing Rhymesayers at the upcoming Twin Cities Day of Dignity - A Celebration of Neighbors Helping Neighbors, presented by Al-Maa'uun Community Outreach and Islamic Relief USA.<br /><br />This is an all-day event in North Minneapolis aimed at easing the strain of poverty. People and families in need will receive health care services, haircuts, meals, winter clothing, school supplies and health/hygiene kits. Everything will be free and open to the public. <br /><br />There will also be live performances by Roc-A-Fella/Rhymesayers Recording Artist, <strong>Freeway</strong> and Rhymesayers' own, <strong>Brother Ali</strong>.<br /><br />Day of Dignity is Hosted by and located at Masjid An-Nur. The North Minneapolis mosque has a long history of community service and serves as the spiritual base for Minnesot...</p>RhymesayersMon, 22 Aug 2011 12:52:00 -0500Freeway featured on CNN's Belief Blog - "How Islam shaped one rap artist"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/713http://mail.jakeone.com/news/713<p><strong>Freeway</strong> is featured on CNN's Belief Blog today, in an article called "How Islam shaped one rap artist". Peep the quick excerpt below, watch the video, and read the whole article HERE on CNN.com.</p><p><em>"It’s noon on a Friday, and the parking lot at Al-Aqsa Islamic Society in North Philadelphia is quickly filling up.<br />One of Philadelphia's best-known rap artists, Freeway, jumps out of a black sport utility vehicle and dashes through the pouring rain to the prayer hall inside.</em></p><p><em>Islam has been a part of his life since he was a teenager.  Yet it wasn’t until adulthood that his faith changed who he was an artist.</em></p><p><em>'My faith means everything to me; it’s the thing that keeps me going every day,' the father of two said. 'It’s my core, it’s my soul.'"</em></p><p><object id="ep" width="416" height="374" data="http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&amp;videoId=living/2011/03/25/freeway.muslim.rapper.cnn" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="wmode" value="transparent" /><param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /><param name="src" value="http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&amp;videoId=living/2011/03/25/freeway.muslim.rapper.cnn" /></object></p><p><strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<strong></strong><br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook...</p>RhymesayersSat, 26 Mar 2011 13:09:00 -0500Rhymesayers at SXSW 2011 starting today!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/683http://mail.jakeone.com/news/683<p><strong>Rhymesayers</strong> artists will be rocking in Austin, TX for the 2011 South by Southwest Festival starting tomorrow!</p><p>Blueprint, Evidence, Freeway, Grieves w/ Budo, and P.O.S will all be playing this week, and Fifth Element will be doing an Industry Survival Skills Panel with Blueprint and many more as panelists. <br /><br /> Check out the info below and hit Rhymesayers.com/Events for all the details.</p><p><strong>+TODAY+</strong><br /> Blueprint and Grieves w/ Budo - The Agency Group/XXL Mag Showcase @ Mohawk - RSVP on Facebook<br /> POS - Doomtree Records Night @ Flamingo Cantina - RSVP on Facebook</p><p><strong>+03.17.11+</strong><br /> Evidence @ Smokers Club/Vibe Mag Main Stage @ Venue 222 - RSVP on Facebook<br /> POS @ The Current/MPR Showcase @ Austin Convention Center - RSVP on Facebook<br /> Grieves w/ Budo at Copy Cats/Tinderbox Music Day Party @ The Chuggin' Monkey - RSVP...</p>RhymesayersWed, 16 Mar 2011 10:45:00 -0500Rhymesayers at SXSW 2011!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/678http://mail.jakeone.com/news/678<p><strong>Rhymesayers</strong> will be in the house in Austin, TX for the 2011 South by Southwest Festival!</p><p>Blueprint, Evidence, Freeway, Grieves w/ Budo, and P.O.S will all be playing next week, and Fifth Element will be doing an Industry Survival Skills Panel with Blueprint and many more as panelists. <br /><br /> Check out the info below and hit Rhymesayers.com/Events for all the details.</p><p><strong>+03.16.11+</strong><br /> Blueprint and Grieves w/ Budo - The Agency Group/XXL Mag Showcase @ Mohawk - RSVP on Facebook<br /> POS - Doomtree Records Night @ Flamingo Cantina - RSVP on Facebook</p><p><strong>+03.17.11+</strong><br /> Evidence @ Smokers Club/Vibe Mag Main Stage @ Venue 222 - RSVP on Facebook<br /> POS @ The Current/MPR Showcase @ Austin Convention Center - RSVP on Facebook<br /> Grieves w/ Budo at Copy Cats/Tinderbox Music Day Party @ The Chuggin' Monkey - RSVP on Facebook </p><p><strong>+03.1...</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 11 Mar 2011 14:28:00 -0600Video: Peter Parker interviews Freeway in Minneapolishttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/602http://mail.jakeone.com/news/602<p>Mr. Peter Parker sits down with <strong>Freeway</strong> last night before the show in Minneapolis with <strong>Jake One</strong> and discusses his upcoming projects and work with Rhymesayers!</p><p><object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/OqY4sYlOa4I?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/OqY4sYlOa4I?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersTue, 18 Jan 2011 15:11:00 -06002010 Rhymesayers Recaphttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/584http://mail.jakeone.com/news/584<p><strong>Freeway and Jake One -<em>The Stimulus Package</em></strong><em></em></p><p><strong>Philly Freeway</strong> and <strong>Jake One</strong> teamed up in February 2010 to bring you <em>The Stimulus Package, </em>a 15 track collaboration. The money-themed packaging was chosen as one of hip-hop's 50 Greatest album covers by Complex Mag . It received rave reviews and has ended up on many Best of 2010 lists like Complex Mag! To celebrate the release of the album, Free and Jake had a few release parties, check the video from Philly here. Peep the videos for "You Know What I Mean" and "She Makes Me Feel Alright" off the album as well as "Beautiful Music" produced by Jake One, and then grab some cooking tips from Freeway and Jake.<br /> <br /> <br />Buy <em><strong> </strong></em>now: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon<br /><br /> <object width="480" height="385" data="http://www.youtube.com/p/F4E31AF09B337191?hl=en_US&amp;fs=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/p/F4E31AF09B337191?hl=en_US&amp;fs=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /> <object width="479" height="297" data="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:547194" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="configParams=vid%3D547194%26uri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A547194" /><param name="src" value="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:547194" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Free and Jake played the Paid Dues Festival with fellow Rhymesayer <strong>P.O.S.</strong> in April 2010, as well as...</p>RhymesayersFri, 31 Dec 2010 17:20:00 -0600Vote for Rhymesayers in Urb's Best of 2010 Readers Pollhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/545http://mail.jakeone.com/news/545<p>Urb Magazine is running their Annual "Best Of" Readers Poll right now and several Rhymesayers artists have been nominated this year.</p><p>Head over to Urb.com to vote for your favorites now or you can click on the individual links below to vote for specific categories. Don't see an artist, song, or item you want on the list? Go ahead and write your own in the bottom of each voting box! Make sure to click "Submit" when you're done with each section.</p><p><strong>Atmosphere</strong> is in the running for Best Album of 2010 as well as Best Hip-Hop Artist of 2010.</p><p>The dynamic duo of <strong>Freeway</strong> &amp; <strong>Jake One</strong> are also in the mix! <em>The Stimulus Package</em> is also a choice for Best Album of 2010, and Best Collaboration of 2010!</p><p>Also, we'd love to see <strong>Soundset</strong> make some noise - please write in <strong>Soundset</strong> "Add Your Own" at the bottom of t...</p>RhymesayersWed, 01 Dec 2010 21:51:00 -0600MTV Reviews Freeway & Jake One's "Beautiful Music"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/472http://mail.jakeone.com/news/472<p>Our friends over at MTV gave the new Freeway &amp; Jake One track "Beautiful Music" a nice write up. You can read the full post over on MTV's music blog. If you haven't seen the video or heard the track watch it and download it free down below... <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/RZTJ0EQ1kZg?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/RZTJ0EQ1kZg?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Download:</strong> Beautiful Music <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 11 Oct 2010 22:42:00 -0500Freeway & Jake One drop "Beautiful Music"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/444http://mail.jakeone.com/news/444<p>Freeway dropped "<strong>Beautiful Music</strong>" which was produced by Jake One, as an exclusive today over at Nahright.com. Peep the video &amp; download the track at Nahright.com <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 28 Sep 2010 14:38:00 -0500Freeway & Jake One in "Hip-Hop's 50 Greatest Album Covers"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/429http://mail.jakeone.com/news/429<p>Our friends over at Complex Mag made a list of their 50 favorite album covers and Freeway and Jake One's <em>The Stimulus Package</em> made the cut! Check out the rest of the article here on Complex's list.</p><p><br /> <strong></strong></p><p><strong>Grab a physical copy of the album: </strong><br />Fifth Element Online <br />Amazon.com </p><p><br /><strong>A quick, hands-on look at the packaging: </strong><br /> <object width="640" height="385" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/M9Q3gAR7Jj8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/M9Q3gAR7Jj8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 20 Sep 2010 19:26:00 -0500Video: Freeway interview with KarmaloopTVhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/385http://mail.jakeone.com/news/385<p>Freeway sits down with <strong>KarmaloopTV</strong> to discuss his latest album "<em>The Stimulus Package</em>" working with Jake One and the latest in Philly fashion. Check it out below! <br /><br /> <object width="500" height="280" data="http://assets.karmalooptv.com/media/swf/player.swf" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="flashvars" value="config=http://www.karmalooptv.com/xml/feed?video=2990" /><param name="src" value="http://assets.karmalooptv.com/media/swf/player.swf" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 20 Aug 2010 22:16:00 -0500Freeway & Jake One kick off European Tour tomorrow!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/380http://mail.jakeone.com/news/380<p>Freeway &amp; Jake One kick off their European Tour tomorrow to support their latest album <em>The Stimulus Package</em>. They'll be performing at several music festivals as well as playing some headlining shows while they're there. For complete tour details check out Free &amp; Jake's tour schedule. <br /><br /> 08.19 - Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic @ Hip Hop Kemp<br /> 08.20 - Biel, Switzerland @ Royal Arena<br /> 08.21 - Tampere, Finland @ Blockfest<br /> 08.23 - Paris, France @ Nouveau Casino<br /> 08.24 - Hamburg, Germany @ Ubel &amp; Gefahrlich<br /> 08.25 - Berlin, Germany @ Lido<br /> 08.27 - Oslo, Norway @ Bla<br /> 08.28 - Munster, Germany @ Skaters Palace <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 18 Aug 2010 16:33:00 -0500Video: Freeway makes a 'hood' grilled cheesehttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/362http://mail.jakeone.com/news/362<p>Last week Freeway &amp; Jake One's track "Throw Your Hands Up" off their latest album <em>The Stimulus Package</em> was featured on Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory on MTV. If you missed the episode you can check it out right now over at MTV. <br /><br /> In the episode <strong>Rob Dyrdek</strong> created a grilled cheese sandwich which cost over $250 to create, peep the video below where <strong>Freeway</strong> shows you how to make a 'hood' grilled cheese sandwich. <br /><br /> <object width="512" height="319" data="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:547194" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="configParams=vid%3D547194%26uri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A547194" /><param name="src" value="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:547194" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Grab your copy of <em>The Stimulus Package</em> at Fifth Element &amp; iTunes today! <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 02 Aug 2010 20:52:00 -0500Freeway & Jake One: "Throw Your Hands Up" featured on Fantasy Factory on MTVhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/357http://mail.jakeone.com/news/357<p>Last night Freeway &amp; Jake One's track "Throw Your Hands Up" off their latest album <em>The Stimulus Package</em> was featured on the latest episode Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory on MTV. If you missed the episode you can check it out right now over at MTV. <br /><br /> Stay tuned tonight for a very special video from <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One</strong>. <br /><br /> Grab your copy of <em>The Stimulus Package</em> at Fifth Element &amp; iTunes today! <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 27 Jul 2010 16:27:00 -0500Complex names "The Stimulus Package" one of 2010's best 25 records (so far)http://mail.jakeone.com/news/346http://mail.jakeone.com/news/346<p>"First the Roc breakup, then Freeway’s second album doesn’t sell so well, and the next thing you know he’s signed to indie powerhouse Rhymesayers Ent. . Fresh off his pilgrimage to Mecca, Free teamed up with the underrated Jake One to put out a middle of the road indie/mainstream record that’s probably a sign of things to come thanks to declining record sales. With Jake in his corner, and a number of quality guest verses, Free is able to let that beat breathe without worrying about exhausting a listener with his trademark gruff delivery. Don’t let the ridiculously dope artwork fool you, the record is nowhere nearly as money-obsessed as it would suggest. Much like Free’s stellar debut, great production and Free’s nuanced lyrics make The Stimulus Package the right record for the right tim...</p>RhymesayersTue, 13 Jul 2010 20:48:00 -0500Freeway & Jake One European Tour Announcedhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/325http://mail.jakeone.com/news/325<p>Freeway is heading to tour Europe this August. He'll be playing at several music festivals as well as playing some headlining shows while he's there. Additional shows maybe be added so keep checking back for updates! For complete tour details check out Freeway's tour schedule. <br /><br /> 08.19 - Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic @ Hip Hop Kemp<br /> 08.20 - Biel, Switzerland @ Royal Arena<br /> 08.21 - Tampere, Finland @ Blockfest<br /> 08.23 - Paris, France @ Nouveau Casino<br /> 08.24 - Hamburg, Germany @ Ubel &amp; Gefahrlich<br /> 08.25 - Berlin, Germany @ Lido<br /> 08.27 - Oslo, Norway @ Bla<br /> 08.28 - Munster, Germany @ Skaters Palace <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 11 Jun 2010 21:26:00 -0500Soundset Wrap Uphttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/322http://mail.jakeone.com/news/322<p>With over 17,000 people in attendance this was our most successful Soundset yet! We'd like to thank all of the artists who performed, everyone who worked behind the scenes and of course you our dedicated and loyal fans for making Soundset an amazing success! If you missed any coverage of the event head over to www.soundsetfestival.com or check out the pictures on our flickr page. Stay tuned for some exclusive video and additional Soundset updates! <br /><br /> BK-One wanted to share his "Soundset Practice Sessions" mix with you which you can download right here. <br /><br /> <strong>Soundset:</strong> SoundsetFestival.com | Twitter | Facebook | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 04 Jun 2010 15:06:00 -0500The Official 2010 Soundset Site Map!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/309http://mail.jakeone.com/news/309<p> <br /><br /> <strong>Soundset RSVP:</strong> Facebook | Twitter<br /><strong>After Party RSVP:</strong> Facebook<br /><br /> Buy your Soundset Festival &amp; After Party tickets online through Ticketmaster or walk up through Fifth Element in Minneapolis! <br /><br /> Make sure you follow, fan or text "SS2010" to #66937 for Soundset updates and your chance to win! <br /><br /> <strong>Soundset:</strong> SoundsetFestival.com | Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSat, 22 May 2010 04:58:00 -0500Video: Freeway interview with Los Angeles Leakershttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/303http://mail.jakeone.com/news/303<p>Freeway sat down with Los Angeles Leakers to discuss his latest album The Stimulus Package. Check it out below... <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/-APzlFVQylE&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/-APzlFVQylE&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Buy tickets to see <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One</strong> at Soundset from Ticketmaster or walk up through Fifth Element in Minneapolis! <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersThu, 13 May 2010 17:57:00 -0500Video: Freeway & Jake One Premiere "She Makes Me Feel Alright"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/295http://mail.jakeone.com/news/295<p>Coming off the success of their critically acclaimed album <em>The Stimulus Package</em>, Freeway &amp; Jake One return to Minnesota to rock the 2010 Soundset Festival main stage. <br /><br /> <strong>Free &amp; Jake</strong> have been busy supporting the release of the new record. They been playing shows together all over the country and have been getting some great press for the album. <strong>Freeway</strong> landed the cover of Murder Dog Magazine &amp; hopped in the ride with Pitchfork.TV to discuss the album. Both <strong>Free &amp; Jake</strong> appeared at this years SXSW music festival in Austin, TX. <br /><br /> Today in conjunction with MTV Jams' "Philly Day" <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One</strong> premiere their highly anticipated video for "She Makes Me Feel Alright" which you can watch below. You can tune into <strong>MTV Jams</strong> or head over to Twitter.com/MTVJams for more updates on "Philly Day". <br /><br /> <object width="512" height="319" data="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:511531" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="configParams=id%3D1638222%26vid%3D511531%26uri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A511531" /><param name="src" value="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:511531" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> D...</p>RhymesayersSun, 02 May 2010 15:27:00 -0500Do you know who’s playing at Soundset 2010?http://mail.jakeone.com/news/291http://mail.jakeone.com/news/291<p><object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/zSQEGyUsAbQ&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/zSQEGyUsAbQ&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose Presents bring you the third annual Soundset Festival Sunday, May 30th 2010: the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN . <br /><br /> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2010 include: Atmosphere, Method Man &amp; Redman, Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual and Pep Love, P.O.S, Murs, Freeway &amp; Jake One, Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Wiz Khalifa, Cage, DJ Rob Swift, Grieves &amp; Budo, 45 King, People Under The Stairs, BK One, DJ Revolution, Dessa, Yelawolf, Fashawn, Themselves, Busdriver, Toki Wright, Solillaquists of Sound, Prof with Rahzwell, Cecil Otter, Dark Time Sunshine, Ernest Rhodes, A.R.M , Mike Dreams, I.B....</p>RhymesayersTue, 27 Apr 2010 20:12:00 -0500Freeway on cover of Murder Dog Magazinehttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/288http://mail.jakeone.com/news/288<p>Freeway lands cover of Murder Dog Magazine. You can read it online for free over at Murder Dog <br /><br /> <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 21 Apr 2010 18:54:00 -0500Freeway on Pitchfork.TVhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/284http://mail.jakeone.com/news/284<p>Freeway jumps in the ride with Pitchfork.TV to talk about his new record and spit some bars. Check it out below. Watch the second half over at Pitchfork.TV <br /><br /> <object id="delve_playerf41db15d64b449eaa0064d5529d83f23334260o" width="430" height="275" data="http://assets.delvenetworks.com/player/loader.swf" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="wmode" value="window" /><param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="flashvars" value="mediaId=8c7119d511f64cd7847d4b983531cebb&amp;channelId=ec0b5b44155848e7930c7e9c8303c837&amp;playerForm=88a26316a62d4655a806dda0da4e95ca&amp;autoplayNextClip=true" /><param name="src" value="http://assets.delvenetworks.com/player/loader.swf" /><param name="name" value="delve_playerf41db15d64b449eaa0064d5529d83f23334260e" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 19 Apr 2010 20:37:00 -0500Catch a FREE ride to Soundsethttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/272http://mail.jakeone.com/news/272<p>Soundset is officially offering a <strong>FREE</strong> ride to those of you that do not have transportation to Shakopee, MN. <br /><br /> Here's the deal, Soundset will offer a FREE shuttle service from Mall of America at the North Bus Loop direct to Canterbury- dropping off at the entrance to the concert site. We will have 2 buses going every half hour starting at 10:00am. Please note, the pick up location is NOT the MOA transit center. Just look for the orange school buses that say Positive Connection and SOUNDSET. The FREE shuttles run every half hour, with the last bus departing Soundset at 9:30PM. <br /><br /> If you have any questions, please email soundset@rhymesayers.com with subject: Transportation. <br /><br /> To get to MOA on public transportation, check out this link: MetroTransit Trip Planner <br /><br /> <strong>RSVP:</strong> Facebook | Twitter <br /><br /> Soun...</p>RhymesayersThu, 08 Apr 2010 15:39:00 -05002010 Soundset tickets officially on sale!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/266http://mail.jakeone.com/news/266<p>Rhymesayers Entertainment and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> bring you the third annual Soundset Festival <strong>Sunday, May 30th 2010</strong>: the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at <strong>Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN</strong> . <br /><br /> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2010 include: <strong>Atmosphere, Method Man &amp; Redman, Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual and Pep Love, P.O.S, Murs, Freeway &amp; Jake One, Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Wiz Khalifa, Cage, DJ Rob Swift, Grieves &amp; Budo, 45 King, People Under The Stairs, BK One, DJ Revolution, Dessa, Yelawolf, Fashawn, Themselves, Busdriver, Toki Wright, Solillaquists of Sound, Prof with Rahzwell, Cecil Otter, Dark Time Sunshine, Ernest Rhodes, A.R.M , Mike Dreams, I.B.E...</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 02 Apr 2010 14:25:00 -0500Official 2010 Soundset Line Up Announced!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/263http://mail.jakeone.com/news/263<p>Rhymesayers Entertainment and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> bring you the third annual Soundset Festival <strong>Sunday, May 30th 2010</strong>: the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at <strong>Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN</strong> . <br /><br /> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2010 include: <strong>Atmosphere, Method Man &amp; Redman, Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual and Pep Love, P.O.S, Murs, Freeway &amp; Jake One, Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Wiz Khalifa, Cage, DJ Rob Swift, Grieves &amp; Budo, 45 King, People Under The Stairs, BK One, DJ Revolution, Dessa, Yelawolf, Fashawn, Themselves, Busdriver, Toki Wright, Solillaquists of Sound, Prof with Rahzwell, Cecil Otter, Dark Time Sunshine, Ernest Rhodes, A.R.M , Mike Dreams, I.B.E...</strong></p>RhymesayersTue, 30 Mar 2010 19:24:00 -0500Freeway, Jake One & POS at Paid Dues next Saturdayhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/259http://mail.jakeone.com/news/259<p>Freeway &amp; Jake One and POS with Doomtree will be playing Paid Dues in one week. Tickets are officially on sale and can be purchased from Ticketfly.com. Grab your tickets today and we'll see you next Saturday! <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>POS:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSat, 27 Mar 2010 18:17:00 -0500Freeway live performance video with the Roots on Jimmy Fallonhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/248http://mail.jakeone.com/news/248<p>Freeway was joined by the legendary <strong>Roots</strong> crew last night on <strong>Late Night with Jimmy Fallon</strong> where they performed "She Makes Me Feel Alright" off his new album <em>The Stimulus Package". <br /><br /> </em></p><p><object width="420" height="339" data="http://www.dailymotion.com/swf/video/xclgwq" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.dailymotion.com/swf/video/xclgwq" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><em><br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</em></p>RhymesayersTue, 16 Mar 2010 19:01:00 -0500Freeway sits down with Baller Status to discuss "The Stimulus Package" & going independenthttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/235http://mail.jakeone.com/news/235<p>"<em>The hip-hop world is always changing. New rappers come and go every single day. Surviving in this game takes talent, hard work and connections. Just ask Philly rapper Freeway.</em></p><p><em>Freeway came into the game at the height of Jay-Z and Roc-A-Fella Records' success. State Property was a seven-man group from Philadelphia that gave Jay-Z the street credibility he needed and they took on all beefs without hesitation. Freeway said one of the best metaphors ever heard in a diss song against Jay-Z's former mentor Jaz-O: "You like the beer Cain dropped in 'Menace': 40 and Broke."</em></p><p><em>Freeway put out a few almost classic albums during his days at the label Jay-Z built, and then, followed with a few street albums. Today, he is back with one of the brightest up-and-coming producers in the game -- Jake One --...</em></p>RhymesayersMon, 01 Mar 2010 19:38:00 -0600Freeway & Jake One live at Highline Ballroomhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/230http://mail.jakeone.com/news/230<p><object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/06tn2gM5sgs&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/06tn2gM5sgs&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway, Young Chris &amp; Jake one at the Highline Ballroom in New York at the Stimulus Package release party. <br /><br /> Freeway &amp; Jake One's The Stimulus Package is officially in stores now! You can grab your copy from your favorite independent record store, a <strong>Best Buy</strong> or <strong>Target</strong> location near you &amp; online from iTunes &amp; Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 24 Feb 2010 22:58:00 -0600Freeway's tour of Philadelphiahttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/228http://mail.jakeone.com/news/228<p><object width="640" height="505" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/jsVn7vsB1_Y&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/jsVn7vsB1_Y&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway takes some time out of his busy schedule promoting his new album The Stimulus Package to give you a tour of some of his favorite spots in the City of Brotherly Love. He takes you through to his favorite shoe and clothing stores, shows you where to get the best Philly cheese steak in town and where he gets his infamous beard trimmed! <br /><br /> Freeway &amp; Jake One's The Stimulus Package is officially in stores now! You can grab your copy from your favorite independent record store, a <strong>Best Buy</strong> or <strong>Target</strong> location near you &amp; online from iTunes &amp; Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSat, 20 Feb 2010 00:14:00 -0600Freeway & Jake One - Philly's "Stimulus Package" release party footagehttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/227http://mail.jakeone.com/news/227<p><object width="640" height="385" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/LIYzFbjNiV0&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/LIYzFbjNiV0&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway &amp; Jake One play the last of their Stimulus Package release parties tonight in Boston, MA at the Middle East Downstairs. Full details below... <br /><br /> 02.19.10<br /> Venue: Middle East Downstairs<br /> Address: 472 Massachusetts Ave<br /> City: Boston, MA<br /> Doors: 8:00PM<br /> Ages: 18+<br /> Cost: $12/$15<br /> <strong>Performing: Freeway &amp; Jake One, Termanology, Heddshotts &amp; Resurch</strong> <br /><br /> Buy Tickets <br /><br /> The Stimulus Package is officially in stores now! You can grab your copy from your favorite independent record store, a <strong>Best Buy</strong> or <strong>Target</strong> location near you &amp; online from iTunes &amp; Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 19 Feb 2010 20:05:00 -0600Freeway & Jake One's "The Stimulus Package" in stores today!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/225http://mail.jakeone.com/news/225<p><object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/FnMIG5YAok0&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/FnMIG5YAok0&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway &amp; Jake One officially drop their new album The Stimulus Package today! You can grab your copy of <strong>The Stimulus Package</strong> from your favorite independent record store, a Best Buy or Target location near you &amp; online from iTunes &amp; Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 16 Feb 2010 18:01:00 -0600Video: Freeway live in Providence, RIhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/224http://mail.jakeone.com/news/224<p><object width="480" height="385" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/DYpeDsPR7AM&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/DYpeDsPR7AM&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway jumps on stage in Providence, RI to rock the mic. Droppin some classic hits as well as some new joints off his upcoming album The Stimulus Package which drops tomorrow! <br /><br /> You can catch Freeway &amp; Jake One tonight in Philly, PA at the Trocadero, tomorrow in NYC at the Highline Ballroom and this Friday in Boston, MA at Middle East Club. Grab complete details and ticket info all the Stimulus Package release over at Rhymesayers.com. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 15 Feb 2010 16:38:00 -0600Download the Freelapse Mixtapehttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/222http://mail.jakeone.com/news/222<p>Last week we released the first official track, Freezer's Back off the <strong>Freelapse Mixtape</strong>. Today you can download the mix in it's entirety now from Allhiphop.com. <br /><br /> If you wanna get your hands on a physical copy of the <strong>Freelapse</strong> mix tape pre-order The Stimulus Package from Fifth Element now! Not only will you recieve the brand new record from <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One</strong> and the physical copy of Freelapse but you'll also be entered in a drawing to win one of five crisp <strong>$100 dollar bills</strong> to stuff in your new wallet. Just think of it as your own personal stimulus package. We're also throwing in a <em>Fifth Element Stimulus Check</em> signed by the wordsmith and beatmaker themselves, good for <strong>15% off</strong> any future purchase at <strong>Fifth Element</strong> and last but not least a physical copy of <em>The Beat Made Me Do It</em> which was...</p>RhymesayersFri, 12 Feb 2010 21:04:00 -0600DJ Premier, Statik Selektah, Styles P, Bahamadia, Termanology shout out "The Stimulus Package"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/221http://mail.jakeone.com/news/221<p><object width="480" height="385" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/tnvlxLsJxZQ&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/tnvlxLsJxZQ&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway catches up with The Clipse, at the Statik Selektah release party in NY. DJ Premier, Statik Selektah, Styles P, Termanology, Bahamadia, and Tek jump on camera to show their support for Freeway &amp; Jake One's upcoming album "The Stimulus Package" which drops 02.16.10. <br /><br /> Pre-order The Stimulus Package now from Fifth Element &amp; <strong>iTunes</strong> - Deluxe | Explicit | Clean | Instrumentals. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersThu, 11 Feb 2010 18:32:00 -0600Freeway: Interview with Miss Mimi on Shade 45http://mail.jakeone.com/news/219http://mail.jakeone.com/news/219<p>Freeway hit's the Shade 45 studio with Miss Mimi to discuss the release of his new album The Stimulus Package on February 16th. <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/9rS_WOWkUoI&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/9rS_WOWkUoI&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Pre-order The Stimulus Package now from Fifth Element &amp; <strong>iTunes</strong> - Deluxe | Explicit | Clean | Instrumentals. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 10 Feb 2010 18:41:00 -0600Freeway freestyle on Shade 45 with Kay Slayhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/218http://mail.jakeone.com/news/218<p>While in New York Freeway stopped through the Shade 45 studios to talk with Kay Slay and lay down a freestyle. Peep the video below and download the track over at Rhymesayers.com/Radio. <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/yoW_KUlSyyA&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/yoW_KUlSyyA&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Make sure you hit the <strong>Stimulus Package Release Parties</strong> next week!<br /><br /> <strong>02.15.10</strong><br /> Venue: Trocadero<br /> Address: 1003 Arch Street<br /> City: Philadelphia, PA<br /> Cost: $15<br /> Ages: 18+<br /> Doors: 8:00PM<br /> Performing: <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One, State Property, Meek Millz &amp; a special performance by Brother Ali</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>BUY TICKETS</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>02.16.10</strong><br /> Venue: Highline Ballroom<br /> Address: 432 West 16th Street<br /> City: New York, NY<br /> Cost: $13/$15<br /> Ages: All Ages<br /> Doors: 7:00PM<br /> Performing: <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One, Joell Ortiz &amp; a special performance by Brother Ali</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>BUY TICKETS</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>02.19.10</strong><br /> Venue: The Middle East<br /> Address: 472 Massachusetts Avenue<br /> City: Cambridge, MA<br /> Cost: $12/$15...</p>RhymesayersTue, 09 Feb 2010 20:40:00 -0600Freeway's New York Hustlehttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/217http://mail.jakeone.com/news/217<p>Recently Freeway hit New York for several press &amp; radio appearances in support of his upcoming record The Stimulus Package. Stay tuned this week for more exclusive content with <strong>Honey Magazine, Kay Slay on Shade 45 and more</strong> from his trip to the Big Apple and peep the video below for an inside look of what's to come... <br /><br /> <object width="480" height="295" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/u7n0jgDDaPA&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/u7n0jgDDaPA&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Pre-order The Stimulus Package now from Fifth Element &amp; <strong>iTunes</strong> - Deluxe | Explicit | Clean | Instrumentals. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 09 Feb 2010 15:09:00 -0600Just HOW BIG IS THE VINYL STIMULUS PACKAGE?http://mail.jakeone.com/news/216http://mail.jakeone.com/news/216<p><object width="425" height="344" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/NuSbXdoktAs&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/NuSbXdoktAs&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Freeway &amp; Jake One went all out with this package: money green marbled double vinyl, 4 Freeway Bills, 4 Jake One Bills, with lyrics and liner notes on the backsides, a Gate Fold Sleeve, plus a download card with the Instrumentals and MP3s. This unique package was put together by Hip-hop's Iconic Designer, Brent Rollins. <br /><br /> <strong>The Stimulus Package</strong> is available now for pre-order from Fifth Element.<br /><br /> <strong>Every order will be;</strong><br /> •Entered into a drawing for 1 of 5 <strong>$100 CASH</strong> prizes!<br /> • Receive a <em>Fifth Element Stimulus Check</em> signed by Freeway &amp; Jake One, your check will be good for 15% off a future purchase online.<br /> • Receive both <em>The Beat Made Me Do It</em> mixtape &amp; <em>Freelapse</em> mixtape.<br /> • Instant digital download of the leaked track <em>You Know What I Mean</em> 320 kbps. In the download you will get the explicit, edited...</p>RhymesayersMon, 08 Feb 2010 22:58:00 -0600Tickets on sale now for Freeway, Jake One & POS at Paid Dueshttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/215http://mail.jakeone.com/news/215<p>Freeway &amp; Jake One and POS with Doomtree are playing this years Paid Dues festival. Tickets are officially on sale and can be purchased from Ticketfly.com. Grab your tickets today and we'll see you on April 3rd! <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>POS:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 08 Feb 2010 16:30:00 -0600Free download "Freezer's Back" from Freewayhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/212http://mail.jakeone.com/news/212<p>To support the release of The Stimulus Package Freeway is dropping a track from his yet to be released <strong>Freelapse</strong> mix tape which is an entire mix of Freeway rapping over <strong>Eminem</strong> beats. The concept of the mix came to <strong>Free</strong> after hearing <strong>Eminem</strong> drop the line "I disappeared I was hiding in Freeways Beard". <strong>Freezer's Back</strong> is your first official dose of the <strong>Freelapse</strong> mix tape which you can get a free physical copy of by pre-ordering the Stimulus Package now from Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Download:</strong> Freezer's Back <br /><br /> <strong>The Stimulus Package</strong> is available now for pre-order from Fifth Element.<br /><br /> <strong>Every order will be;</strong><br /> •Entered into a drawing for 1 of 5 <strong>$100 CASH</strong> prizes!<br /> • Receive a <em>Fifth Element Stimulus Check</em> signed by Freeway &amp; Jake One, your check will be good for 15% off a future purchase online.<br /> • Receive both <em>Th...</em></p>RhymesayersFri, 05 Feb 2010 22:18:00 -0600Full Stimulus Package release party line up announced!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/211http://mail.jakeone.com/news/211<p>We're proud to announce the full line up for all three of Freeway &amp; Jake One's Stimulus Package release parties. Brother Ali has been added to both the Philadelphia &amp; New York parties. You can catch Joell Ortiz in New York as well. Full details for all parties below. Grab your tickets today! <br /><br /> <strong>02.15.10</strong><br /> Venue: Trocadero<br /> Address: 1003 Arch Street<br /> City: Philadelphia, PA<br /> Cost: $15<br /> Ages: 18+<br /> Doors: 8:00PM<br /> Performing: <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One, State Property, Meek Millz &amp; a special performance by Brother Ali</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>BUY TICKETS</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>02.16.10</strong><br /> Venue: Highline Ballroom<br /> Address: 432 West 16th Street<br /> City: New York, NY<br /> Cost: $13/$15<br /> Ages: All Ages<br /> Doors: 7:00PM<br /> Performing: <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One, Joell Ortiz &amp; a special performance by Brother Ali</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>BUY TICKETS</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>02.19.10</strong><br /> Venue: The Middle East<br /> Address: 472 Massachusetts ...</p>RhymesayersThu, 04 Feb 2010 23:44:00 -0600Freeway & Jake One "Stimulus Package" album preview on Billboard.comhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/209http://mail.jakeone.com/news/209<p>Freeway, "Stimulus Package" <br /> Release Date: February 16, 2010 <br /><br /> After cutting ties with Roc-a-Fella, Philadelphia rapper Freeway hopes to re-establish his appeal with hardcore hip-hop fans with his first release for Rhymesayers, "Stimulus Package." The album offers a mix of soulful beats courtesy of Jake One, whose initial collaborations with the fiery MC spurred the Seattle producer to oversee the entire set. "The music was coming out so great, we figured we might as well do a whole project. I haven't felt a chemistry with [a producer] like this in a long time," Freeway says. Tracks like "Throw Your Hands Up" recall hard-knock hits like "Flipside," while "Never Gonna Change" and "Free People" are sweeping snapshots of street life. With his major-label period behind him, Freeway plans to ...</p>RhymesayersTue, 02 Feb 2010 23:41:00 -0600Exclusive Freeway & Jake One track on HHDX for Haiti Mixhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/204http://mail.jakeone.com/news/204<p>HipHopDX.com is offering up their "Hip Hop Helps Haiti" mixtape now on their website and asking for donations in return. The mixtape features an exclusive Freeway track which was produced by Jake One. This track is not available anywhere else so be sure to download and support those in need by donating money over at HipHopDX.com. <br /><br /> For more info on the Rhymesayers Benefit for Haiti head over to Rhymesayers.com/News <br /><br /> For additional information on Freeway &amp; Jake One or their upcoming album The Stimulus Package click here. <br /><br /> <br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 29 Jan 2010 20:08:00 -0600Just How BIG is The Stimulus Package?http://mail.jakeone.com/news/201http://mail.jakeone.com/news/201<p>Freeway &amp; Jake One unveiled their new limited edition album artwork today on missinfo.tv. You can head over there now to check it out or watch it below. The album is available now for pre-order from Fifth Element &amp; the hot new single "She Makes Me Feel Alright" is available now on iTunes <br /><br /> <br /><br /> <br /><br /> <br /><br /> <object width="480" height="295" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/M9Q3gAR7Jj8&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/M9Q3gAR7Jj8&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Packaging includes four Freeway bills, four Jake One bills, with lyrics and liner notes on the back, a wallet to stuff them into, and a free download card to grab the instrumentals. This unique package was put together by iconic hip-hop designer, Brent Rollins. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 26 Jan 2010 22:01:00 -0600Exclusive Freeway freestyle on DJBooth.nethttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/199http://mail.jakeone.com/news/199<p>Head over to DJBooth.net for an exclusive Freeway freestyle. The freestyle was submitted as a part of the DJBooth.net Freestyle Series. The "Trap Door" instrumental was originally released on Jake One's album White Van Music and featured rapperMF DOOM. <br /><br /> Head over to DJBooth.net now to listen, download &amp; vote on the track! <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 25 Jan 2010 15:11:00 -0600Freeway talks about the exclusive "Stimulus Package" Pre-Order from Fifth Element!http://mail.jakeone.com/news/195http://mail.jakeone.com/news/195<p><object width="480" height="295" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/lsxqw4S5DBg&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/lsxqw4S5DBg&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> In anticipation of the February 16, 2010 release of FREEWAY &amp; JAKE ONE “The Stimulus Package”,</p><p> </p><p>Rhymesayers’ flagship store, Fifth Element is following suit in Freeway’s efforts to stimulate the Hip-Hop industry. Everyone who pre-orders “The Stimulus Package” at www.fifthelementonline.com will receive a stimulus check courtesy of the Fifth Element. Each will ship to recipients separate from the album and bonus mixtapes. The Fifth Element stimulus checks will be good for 15% off any purchase at Fifth Element. Upping the value, Freeway and Jake One will personally sign each check which will be individually printed with the name of the recipient directly on the ‘pay to the order of’ line. Checks will be mailed separate from the album and bonus mixtapes. Envelopes will be adorned with limit...</p>RhymesayersFri, 15 Jan 2010 20:21:00 -0600Freeway & Jake One deliever The Stimulus Package live this Februaryhttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/194http://mail.jakeone.com/news/194<p>Armed with some of their most dynamic and engaging work to date, Philadelphia-based rapper Freeway and producer Jake One are seizing the moment and setting out to stimulate the hip-hop economy with three album release parties in <strong>New York, Boston</strong>, and <strong>Philadelphia</strong>. The heralded collaboration, The Stimulus Package, marks Freeway's third official album and his first release for Rhymesayers Entertainment, voted best label of the decade by URB Magazine. The album features cameos from industry heavy-weights <strong>Beanie Sigel, Bun B, Raekwon, Birdman</strong> &amp; more and is already garnering attention as one of the strongest releases this year. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 15th 2010. <br /><br /> Freeway will take the stage with the Roots on Monday, March 15th on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon! <br /><br /> THE PHILADELPHIA STI...</p>RhymesayersThu, 14 Jan 2010 18:51:00 -0600Freeway Q&A with The Source http://mail.jakeone.com/news/193http://mail.jakeone.com/news/193<p><strong>The Source</strong><br /> <strong>Jan/Feb Issue</strong> <br /><br /> <strong>In the midst of all the controversy surrounding your boy Beanie, what's good with your project?</strong> <br /><br /> <em>I got The Stimulus Package coming out on Rhymesayers Entertainment on February 16, that's going to be real big. We just dropped the first leak off of that, it's called "You Know What I Mean." The video was shot by Rik Cordero. <br /><br /> <strong>Roc-A-Fella and G-Unit were suppose to merge to produce your last album. What happened there?</strong> <br /><br /> <em>It just fell apart at the last minute. Certain things were supposed to happen that didn't happen, so we just put it out "produced by the Carter administration."</em> <br /><br /> <strong>What's in the cards for State Property?</strong> <br /><br /> <em>Before Beans went in the last time, we had a lot of records recorded. We did like 40 or 50 songs. We got material and we're going to make new materi...</em></em></p>RhymesayersWed, 13 Jan 2010 21:38:00 -0600Freeway & Jake One - "Know What I Mean" video http://mail.jakeone.com/news/183http://mail.jakeone.com/news/183<p>Freeway &amp; Rhymesayers Entertainment drop the first video "Know What I Mean" off of <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One's</strong> upcoming album The Stimulus Package which hits stores 02.16.10! Pre-order The Stimulus Package now from Fifth Element and download "Know What I Mean" from Rhymesayers Radio or iTunes. <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/lbHKBN_S0WE&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/lbHKBN_S0WE&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Featuring: Freeway, Jakk Frost, Statik Selektah, Hollewood Playboi &amp; Clemmye <br /><br /> Director: Rik Cordero<br /> Producer: Mike Fox<br /> Cinematograper: Ryo Murakami<br /> Prod Co: Three/21 Films <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Jake One:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 18 Dec 2009 17:54:00 -0600Behind the scenes video of "Know What I Mean" w/ Freeway & Rik Corderohttp://mail.jakeone.com/news/170http://mail.jakeone.com/news/170<p>Following up the leak of the first track "Know What I Mean" off of <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One's</strong> upcoming album The Stimulus Package we're dropping a behind the scenes video directed by Rik Corrdero. <br /><br /> <object width="480" height="295" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/wV7LwZVOJ10&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/wV7LwZVOJ10&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One's</strong> upcoming album The Stimulus Package hits stores 02.16.10! You can pre-order the album now from Fifth Element and download "Know What I Mean" from Rhymesayers Radio or iTunes. <br /><br /> Check out "Love is a Battlefield" where Freeway touches on Beanie Sigel's attack on Jay-Z. <br /><br /> Download: "Love is a Battlefield" <br /><br /> Find <strong>Freeway</strong> online:<br /> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace | Ustream | Youtube</p>RhymesayersFri, 04 Dec 2009 20:43:00 -0600Download the free Freeway & Jake One track "Know What I Mean"http://mail.jakeone.com/news/165http://mail.jakeone.com/news/165<p>Freeway &amp; Rhymesayers Entertainment are leaking the first track "Know What I Mean" off of <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One's</strong> upcoming album The Stimulus Package which hits stores 02.16.10! Pre-order The Stimulus Package now from Fifth Element and download "Know What I Mean" from Rhymesayers Radio or iTunes. <br /><br /> <br /><br /> To support the Stimulus Package, Freeway and Jake One are printing their own money. Each album includes Freeway and Jake One bills with Lyrics and Liner notes on the reverse side and are wrapped around a custom digipak that's built like a wallet and held together with a treasury style bellyband. This unique package was put together by Hip-hop's Iconic Designer, <strong>Brent Rollins</strong>. <br /><br /> <strong>Freeway &amp; Jake One</strong> - "THE STIMULUS PACKAGE"<br /> 1. STIMULUS INTRO feat. <strong>Beanie Sigel</strong><br /> 2. THROW YOUR HANDS UP<br /> 3. ONE FOOT IN<br /> ...</p>RhymesayersTue, 01 Dec 2009 23:05:00 -0600FREEWAY TO RELEASE UPCOMING ALBUM THE STIMULUS PACKAGE FEBRUARY 16th 2010 http://mail.jakeone.com/news/149http://mail.jakeone.com/news/149<p>February 17th, 2009 in an effort to stimulate the U.S. economy President Barack Obama signed into law The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, better known as the stimulus package. On <strong>February 16th</strong> of <strong>2010</strong>, another bad brother <strong>Philadelphia Freeway</strong>, seizes the moment and sets out to stimulate the Hip Hop industry by signing into law the Hip Hop Recovery and Reinvestment Act with the release of his third official studio album <strong><em>The Stimulus Package</em></strong>. <br /><br /> Produced entirely by veteran G-Unit producer <strong>Jake One</strong>, <em>The Stimulus Package</em> showcases some of Freeway's most dynamic and engaging work to date. The collaboration of these two heavyweights along with the strength of independent powerhouse <strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> makes <em>The Stimulus Package</em> already one of the year's most anticipated releases....</p>RhymesayersFri, 13 Nov 2009 17:05:00 -0600