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The Federation – Hardcore Styles for Street Rap Preservation


11 January 2011 One Comment

THE FEDERATION is a South African Rap/Hip Hop group consisting of two members,  Keletso Ramela A.K.A “Neon” & Carl Thobane A.K.A “Mr-C” along with the homie Itumeleng “BoBBi” Mokwena on the 1’s & 2’s.  The duo has previously released (2) mix-tapes under the name LANDMYNZ “Perigo Minas VoL.1 (2006) and Perigo Minas VoL.2 (2007) along with two other members.  Neon & Mr-C have since formed THE FEDERATION in 2007 and have been working on their full length debut release a Double Album titled “ Hardcore Styles for Street Rap Preservation.

They have performed at numerous shows, The PTA State Theatre, Back 2 Da City, THESIS and a whole range of Sunday Sessions in and around Gauteng.

They have also featured extensively on Hype Magazine (SA’s only Hip Hop Magazine) and received Air Play on Y-FM’s high-profile Hip Hop show “The Bridge” hosted by Lee Kasumba & Dj Khenzero.

Hardcore Styles for Street Rap Preservation – 2010©

Tracks Listing:

Disc One

How We Do It
Classic material
Live & Direct
U Get Wetted & Deaded
Wild Wild West
Will The Real MC Stand Up (skit)
2008 – 2009 Mc’s
Rush Crush Music
All Night Long
Lil Ghetto Boy
Mad Respect
Mr Politician
Moments (interlude)
Love is Love
How U dope ft: Jaz, Dark Spark, Toxic & Addict
Neon’s Poem (skit)
Keep It Moving ft: Jack
I Wonder (interlude)
Reminisce, I Reminisce
Disc Two

On Earth
Cold of The Night ft: Dark Spark
Ain’t No Sunshine ft: Blackrhoze
The Bad Guy (interlude)
For the love of the Ghetto (interlude)
Sex, Drugs, Money & Soweto (Part 1 & Part 2)
Lick A Shot
Lock & Load ft: Damola
Black Music ft: Dimphoza
Writers Block
Old School Loud Ass Music (cuts by Deeboi Chiefrocka)
Hardcore Styles for Street Rap Preservation
Love (interlude)
We Got 2
The Vibe
Stories ft: Jack
Bonus Track – Do My Thing

The group took sometime in crafting this here album, almost 3y ears to be precise.
For a lot of people this might sound cliché but the group guarantees that it will all make sense once you have a copy of the album.

Album NOW Available at the following stores:

THESIS Concept Store (Mofolo, Soweto)
African Music Store (Long Street, Cape Town)
Ritual Store (Newtown, JHB)
Munks Concept Store (Melville, JHB)
Hip Hop Joint (South Gate)
Hip Hop Joint (Synny Park, Sunny Side, PTA)
NAF NAF (Carlton Centre)
Street Hawk – Splash Jam Store (Dube, Soweto)

Official Thread Here

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