Pimp C & Fat Pat Tribute All Day

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Dec 4th is #FatPat bday and the day we lost #PimpC. Tune in to #OptimoRadio for an all day tribute to two of our brightest stars. Www.OptimoRadio.com #IfItAintLocalItAintLive #RIPPimpC #RIPFatPat Listen on your android with our own app http://tiny.cc/optimoandroid or you can get the TuneIn app for iPhones

11-16-13 DJ Screw 24 Hour Tribute Mix

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Today marks 13 years since we lost the originator, DJ Screw. Here at Optimo Radio we represent the real, and are playing 24 hours of actual DJ Screw mixes. The best of the best we hand picked out these mixes and freestyles for Screws true fans to hear and celebrate the life that he led. Screw taught us so much more than how to slow down a record, he taught us how to show love and keep it real. He taught us that soliders can unite for da cash, he showed us that one man can truly change the world. The whole world is Screwed up and Optimo Radio’s worldwide audience is proof that DJ…

Houston Rap Book – By Peter Beste & Lance Scott Walker

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The long awaited, Houston Rap Book, by our good friends, Peter Beste & Lance Scott Walker, is available for preorder now! This book IS the Houston Rap Scene and anyone who loves Texas rap should have this in their possession. Click the image below to Pre-Order!!   “This book defines Houston hip-hop!” – Bun B. “I love it!” – Sarah / colette   “As far as ‘Books’ is concerned you have put Houston on tha map! It’s like Church’s Chicken… YOU GOTTA LOVE IT!!!” – Dope E. ABOUT THE BOOK: People ain’t been educated on fightin’ back unless it’s some street shit, like fighting your neighbors or beating up… fighting your family members, killing your best…

DEA – Sun Hit The Fade Pt II (Official Video)

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Mayneeeee. One of the few words that can describe the feeling hearing that the Dead End Alliance is back with some all new music for the streets. As us Screwheads know, DEA is made up of Fat Pat, HAWK, DJ Screw & Kay K. Kay K got put on lock, then we lost the three remaining members. For years we never thought anything like this could even be close to being possible, but Kay K got out, linked up with the legendary producer Solo, and got to work. I’m proud to of been a part of this album since the beginning and its an honor to premier music like this to the people. So make…

Screwed Up Records & Tapes Radio w/ DJ Red

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8pm Every Sunday We Are Live From the mecca of Screwston, Screwed Up Records & Tapes with DJ Red mixin up all the best music. Keepin Screw’s dream alive, why would you wanna listen to anything chopped up outside of tha shop?!?! Its been 13 years since we lost DJ Screw but new chapters steadily bein released and DJ Red does mixes if you trying to get your own personal tape done. Screwed Up Records & Tapes is the home of not only DJ Screw, but Optimo Radio as well. Shoutout to Big Bubb and Big A for holdin it down, and everyone who supports the Screw movement. Tune in to the real deal, only…

#ScrewMondays – All Day DJ Screw

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Make sure to tune in every Monday 9am-9pm and jam nothin’ but that Screw. #ScrewMondays on Optimo Radio play all the classic Screw tapes hand crafted by Screw himself, which are available at the original Screwed  Up Records & Tapes now located at 3538 W Fuqua 77045. Visit their website www.ScrewedUpRecords.com to order Screws from across the globe. Thanks to DJ Screw for Screwin up the world, we are honored to help keep Screw’s music alive n bangin’ here on Optimo Radio. #IfItAintLocalItAintLive #Fool Listen on our website www.OptimoRadio and use our pop out player. You can also listen on our Official Optimo Radio Android App or with TuneIn app

June 27th ScrewK13

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Celebrating June 27th at Screwed Up Records & Tapes we ended up makin a dope tape in honor of the now Screwston holiday. I was rollin with Big DeMo (The man who’s birthday is actually June 27th) to the Boilerroom Houston Event which you can watch at the bottom of the page. Afterwards we hit the Screw shop and met up with Roosh Williams, Dat Boi T, Willean, and a few others. DJ Red got on them tables and it went dyneeee. June 27th ScrewK13 features Roosh Williams, one of the rising stars of Houston explode on the freestyle for a good chunk of the 2 disc set. Red mixes up some classics including some…

5th Ward – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

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#ClassicWednesdays Pick of the Week, the super underground soundtrack to 5th Ward, a movie that came out in 1997, while it did not get nationwide acclaim, its soundtrack found its way into the tape decks of all those who were in the know. It features classics from DJ Screw Al-D and Grace, Street Military, Botany Boys, Lil Keke, Willie D and many more H-Town Legends. Hear it here, only on Optimo Radio. Where we play the realest shit outta Texas. #IfItAintLocalItAintLive