Atlanta-based artists Kenarri & Lil Daink recently released their surprise joint EP, “Ascension.” This 2-track project easily nails the landing of showcasing the dynamic chemistry […]
There is no one quite like Big Moochie Grape. His name alone is like no other. It is truly “Unique” and so is his new visual. Big Moochie Grape’s new visual for “Unique” is the newest release and first video from his recent project, ‘East Haiti Baby: Incarcerated’. Moochie is found flexing a list of attributes that sets him apart from his competitors. His high-energy delivery stands out over a staple booming Memphis beat mixed with a flurry of piano cords.
No matter the circumstances, Moochie remains on a mission. He moves with a purpose and mobs with his crew in the video.
One of the most exciting talents in the R&B world, Queen Naija, releases her EP ‘After The Butterflies’. The project follows singles, “No Fake Love (Feat. YoungBoy Never Broke Again)” and “Words Of Affirmation”. Both tracks are included on the 10-song set along an arsenal of other addictive anthems. The project also includes other feauters such as; Monica, Eric Bellinger, and Ella Mai.
The Queen initially wanted this project to be a full album, but she personally couldn’t wait to get ‘After The Butterflies’ out to her fans. She did not fail to disappoint one bit.
It’s sexy. It’s flirty. It’s never been a better time in music history for black women to fully emerge their identity within their sound and […]
Today, west coast genre-blending artist Asha Imuno drops his latest track, “FLORIDA WATER,” which serves as the third single from Asha’s forthcoming debut album PINS […]
Multi-Platinum producer, Sonny Digital, looks to extended his ever-growing catalog as an artist. His debut project ‘Dolores Son’ is now available across all platforms via Generation Now. On the project fans get to see Sonny Digital come from behind the boards to the forefront. The 11-track project includes features from Juicy J, $LUGG, Landstrip Chip, and Seddy Hendrinx.
The project also arrives alongside the visual for “WAKENBAKE (Feat. Juicy J)”
Atlanta rapper Kash Alexus is arguably the most underrated rapper in her city. Hoping to have a mainstream breakthrough in 2024, she ended with a […]
The Bay Area’s Larry June is back with a mother project to bless his fans going into the holiday season. This time collabing with legendary […]
Teyo is an emerging artist from New Oreleans who just last month dropped 9 track EP, “Lore”. A quick yet enjoyable project. Teyo drops the […]
Grammy nominated, multi-platinum producer Murda Beatz has teamed up with Digital Audio Workstation (DAW), FL Studio to release his new Murda Beatz Platinum Kit exclusively […]
I had the privilege of attending Chxrry 22’s listening party, for her new project titled “Siren.” The project, anchored by the concepts of confidence and […]
The RIAA multi-platinum certified rap superstar, Kevin Gates, returns with the companion visual for his latest single “God Slippers”. As Kevin prepares to drop his new album ‘The Ceremony’ later this year, he has been on a journey of battling inner demons. During that journey he began to turn to spiritually for strength and guidance.
“God Slippers” was first accompanied by a lyric video, but is now accompanied by an official video.
K Camp Releases New Singles “Young & Free” & “Spin The Block From Forthcoming Album ‘Float To London’
K Camp delights fans with the new release of his new single “Young & Free”. The single plays the role of being the leading track from his upcoming album ‘Float To London’. The album also represents Camp’s first album since parting ways with Interscope and going completely independent.
“Young & Free” captures the essence of reminiscing about past moments with a lover. While also embracing the resulting freedom from the emotional burdens that often accompany significant others.
After signing to Def Jam for nearly 20-years-ago, Jeezy is announcing his departure from the label. The Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum selling artist is now a label owner with the announcement of CTE New World. In partnership with Stem Distribution, Jeezy’s new double album, ‘I Might Forgive…but I Don’t Forget’ is releasing through his new label.
‘I Might Forgive…but I Don’t Forget’ is a powerful double album. The project dives deep into the topics and people that have helped shape Jeezy both personally and professionally.
HBO Documentary STAND UP & SHOUT: SONGS FROM A PHILLY HIGH SCHOOL Debuts on HBO and Max on Tuesday, NOVEMBER 7
The HBO Original documentary STAND UP & SHOUT: SONGS FROM A PHILLY HIGH SCHOOL , directed by Emmy ® and Peabody winner Amy Schatz (HBO’s “We Are the Dream: […]
Issue 3 of KUT Magazines is officially available at for presale. Issue 3 of KUT magazine will be the first issue to become physical, the […]
As fans, we tend to negatively take on this need for musical instant gratification that starts as an innocent indulgence for listeners that leads into […]
Tyler Loyal is an emerging R&B star out of Boston. Tyler calls himself the “Best Kept Secret” however after this project, Tyler won’t be a […]
This year, AFROPUNK and BlercCon have partnered to bring ‘Halloween House’ to NYC on October 28th. The event will be held at The House of […]
Key Glock has an abundance in store for #Glocktober and he is kicking it off with his new single “No Hook 2”. The new single consist of the usual hard hitting instrumental and even harder hitting bars, but Glock decided to add a bit of a spin. The single obviously consist of only bars and no hook as mentioned in the title “No Hook 2”. As well as a menacing instrumental built around snapping snares and a haunting guitar lick perfect for #Glocktober.
The single follows his project ‘Glockoma 2 (deluxe)’ and is also accompanied by an official visual.
Interviews with Memphis artists Jay Fizzle, Harlem artist Jodi Fitz & Virginia artist Mike T are all out now via YouTube. Check them out below.
NY/NJ producer / artist Texaco $hawty is a dropping spree for visuals. Just last month Texaco dropped a visual for “Function”, now he’s back with […]
North Carolina artist, Tymain Robbins, releases his debut album ‘Fashionably Late’, a narrative journey embodying themes of determination, overcoming, and finding purpose. Inspired by a quote from John Mayer and drawing comparisons to J.Cole, Robbins’ album encapsulates self-acceptance and resilience. It is perceived as a motivational project highlighting past mistakes as learning experiences.
Buffalo’s El Camino is back, with a new visual for “Neva Gone Change”. The visual drops just days after El Camino made the announcement that […]
Hailing from south Atlanta, Booney, releases his newest project, ‘Cheap Liquor’. The project showcases Booney’s over-calculated flow, delivery, and soulful beats. It is perfect for fans of J.I.D and Kenny Mason. He even draws inspiration from other Atlanta legends such as OutKast as he is able to pay homage to his predecessors. On the hand, he is still able to create a nostalgic sound that can catch any listener by surprise.
Jordan Official is one of the hottest underrated rappers in the game right now. The Arizona rapper, follows up his project ‘Lottery Pick, Vol. 2’ with ‘Been Him’. The song consists of heavy beats while Jordan is exuberant with his confidence. Although Jordan isn’t a household name yet, his confidence shines throughout the single because he knows he’s ‘Been Him’.
Issue 3 of KUT Magazine is available for digital download, the issue features our Artists To Watch ‘23 lists, Harlem’s growing fashion brand: Fear Greatness, […]
Issue 3 of KUT Magazine will be released tomorrow 9.20.23 for digital download. Here’s some of what you can expect in the issue.
With Under A Week Until Release, We Are Proud To Announce The Release Of KUT Magazine Available For Digital Download On 9.20.23
We’re are proud to announce that KUT magazine is returning with its 3rd issue on Wednesday September 20th. The issue will be available for digital […]
When the world first shattered with the initial hinting of RENAISSANCE, us fans and listeners were not in the slightest bit prepared for the not […]
Burna Boy invites the listener to immerse themselves in his stories, rhythms, and melodies that define ‘I Told Them…’. The album consist of an intricate blend of musical influences, from elements of 90’s Hip-Hop to Afrofusion. Resulting in a vibrant fusion of sounds while Burna Boy’s storytellng takes center stage. Thus, inviting listeners into a world where themes of triumph, grinding, and resilience converge.
The project consits of 15 tracks with features from; J.Cole, 21 Savage, GZA, RZA, Dave, Seyi Vibez, and Bryon Messia. It also includes limtied edition ‘I Told Them…’ magazine.
Ro.J is an emerging talent out of the Atlanta music scene, that has garnered attention with his story telling and thought provoking lyrics. R oJ.’s […]
Tony Shhnow is among the fresh crop of Atlanta underground artist, who may be next to blow from the city. Tony Shhnow caught my attention […]
Earlier this year, St.Louis star RNB star artist Jordan Ward released one of my favorite albums of the year with “Forward”. Jordan is back with […]
St.Louis rapper Sexyy Red has come onto the scene with some serious momentum. With viral songs such as “Pound Town” & “SkeeYee”, Sexyy Red quickly […]
YTB Fatt’s Newly Released 15-track Mixtape Poses The Question & Provides The Answer That Rap Fans Want To Know: Who Is Fatt?
West Memphis (Arkansas) rapper YTB Fatt has quickly emerged as one of most promising rappers from his city. Fatt has been bubbling in the South […]
Hailing from Harrisburg, PA, Cel NoLackin unleashes his new single “Told U”. The buzzing rap phenomenon makes sure his new single stands out as it represents his official debut for LLC4 Records/ Capital Records. The accompanying visual seemingly brings the vibe to life in a cinematic fashion.
Capitol Music Group/Motown Records have entered into a partnership with Glass Window Entertainment, LLC – the label founded by Dominique Jones, most notably known as […]
Key Glock celebrates his continues success with his new visual for “Chromosomes”. In addition to his 2020 song “Mr. Glock” going platinum, Glock also celebrated his 26th birthday on August 3rd. The celebration is represented with Key Glock flexing and the money running through his “Chromosomes”.
Ckay is the next rising star in the ever growing, Afrobeats scene. The self-defined Emo-Afrobeat star is having an amazing 2023, as he surpassed 3.6 […]
The South Central Los Angeles R&B artist, Traetwothree, shares the official video for “Feel Good (Feat. Kalan.FrFr)”. The visual is directed by filmmaker Keoni Mars. The single is one of many highlights found on Traetwothree’s sophomore EP ‘Long Story Short’.
There is nothing better than two legends in the music industry teaming up to provide a summer banger. Ty Dolla $ign enhances his single “Motion” by adding Chris Brown. The original single was first released June 1st and now both globally renowned powerhouses join forces on an already summer-ready single.
In the ever-evolving landscape of music, some artists manage to capture the essence of the past while infusing it with a new and fresh touch. […]
“He got em some Js, he serving the jays, he eating at JJ’s” A long-time Eastside musical force has “come back home” to give us […]
TG Fee’s new album “TheHighest” is a powerful testament to his talent and unique musical style. Hailing from Maywood, IL, TG Fee draws inspiration from […]
After quickly establishing herself as the hottest new voice in Hip Hop, Ice Spice has been consistently delivering one hit track after another since the […]
Could Hurri Harán’s “Beyoncé” become a potential summer anthem? This track captures the essence of a New York City summer, blending various songs and sounds […]
YTB FATT is the newest signee of Moneybagg Yo’s Bread Gang. To help celebrate, FATT releases the video for his single “Us”. FATT is caught rhyming over a trap beat led by piano chords. YTB FATT and Memphis rapper Big Homiie G pass the mic back and forth as they trade off rhymes. FATT’s confidence radiates as he enjoys the fruits of his labor as the first rapper to make it from his city. The video finds the duo turning up in the club with friends like Moneybagg Yo, Sexxy Red, and label mate Finesse2Tymes.
Riichylee Talks Fashion, Growing Up In The Bronx, New Single Russian Cream + More In Exclusive Sit Down Interview
Riichylee, an up-and-coming artist from the Bronx, New York, has quickly gained a strong following in his brief three-year career. With co-signs from artists like […]
Cam’Ron Adds Three New Shows Under His Come and Talk 2 Me Network. Es Lo Que Es, Cam’ron’s Come And Talk 2 Me, & Mase’s Fix My Life Premiering This Fall
Hip-Hop Icon Cam’Ron announces three new shows under his “Come And Talk 2 Me” network. “Es Lo Que Es,” “Come And Talk 2 Me,” and […]
Luh Tyler is one of the hottest young rappers in the game right now and continues his hot streak with “Brand New Blues”. The brand new single is accompanied by a visual directed by Vinny P. The new track and visual follows Tyler’s debut mixtape ‘My Vision: Reloaded’.
“She stay in the hills, he stay in Atlanta, I pay for them both” It’s seductive. It’s raunchy. It makes your mind wonder. However, it […]
Emerging Harlem artist JODI FitZ aka The MisFit & Bronx artist IMCHRISROB hit the Harlem streets for an inspirational visual for “BLACK MAN”. Keeping on […]
Last Saturday, the BET Awards hosted a weekend of fun around a few major cities in the country. One being in the historic Harlem neighborhood […]
Trapland Pat teams up with Lil Toe to bring their talents to California. The “Hood Star” visual is the latest video from Pat’s recent mixtape, ‘Professor Trap’. Embracing the lessons he has learned along his journey to success, “Hood Star”, is produced by PepperJackZoe. Both Trapland Pat and Lil Toe bring their beaming attitudes from Florida to California.
Nicki Minaj and Ice Spice Bring Out Their Inner Barbie For New Viral Video “Barbie World”. #1 Trending On YouTube.
The New York Girls have been dropping nonstop this year. “Barbie World” is the latest collaboration to come from The Queens rapper Nicki Minaj and […]
The DMV rap icon, Fat Trel, shares his latest visual from his new project ‘Nightmare On E Street 2’. “ST8 Drop (Feat. Icewear Vezzo)” is one of the standouts from his latest project, resulting in a well deserved music video. Having served three prison sentences between 2016 and 2022, Fat Trel is now a freeman with a new outlook on life.
ICYMI, last week Harlem producer 2MTurbo released 9 track project 24. The album which is entirely produced 2MTurbo is a compilation tape featuring a few […]
Atlanta’s own, Lule, is returning to the music scene with his new single “Dedication”. The single is releasing alongside a visual directed by Dezmen Alexander. The visual stays true to the single with a mysterious aesthetic similar to the track. Viewers will fall in love with the dark cinematic shots of Lule strategically plotting his next move.
Making waves in the Midwest rap scene years prior, Sexyy Red recently skyrocketed to notoriety with a force of personality and X-rated bars that put […]
Detroit’s own Boldy James is back with new 7 track EP “ PRISONER Of CIRCUMSTANCE”. The EP is a hold over until the announcement of […]
Following his outstanding mixtape, ‘Lottery Pick, Vol. 2’, Jordan Official drops a new freestyle properly named, “FUN DAY AT SEA”. Jordan flows with ease over Drake’s “Middle of the Ocean” as the visual ironically showcases Jordan in the middle of the sea on a boat. The video is shot by ProdiJ who is also responsible for his production contributions on ‘Lottery Pick, Vol. 2’. Jordan is ready to take over the summer as he continues to showcase his ability to float over any beat in front of him.
Miami’s trailblazing City Girls return with the 2 new singles “I Need A Thug & Piñata. It’s the hip-hop duo’s first release of the year […]
‘Glockoma 2′ is one of the most hypnotic albums to release this year. It is filled with head bangers and “In & Outta Town” is nothing short of that. The clipped bassline and thumping Tennessee trap percussion beat is produced by PRE’s own Bandplay and Memphis’ Hitkidd. It is impossible not to get drawn in and bang your head. Key Glock truley never misses.
Jordan Official is one of the hottest underrated rappers in the game right now. The Arizona rapper, recently released his newest project ‘Lottery Pick, Vol. 2’. Not only is the project fire, but so is the cover art. The cover is a call back to the legendary video game, “NBA Street Vol. 2”. The cover isn’t the only basketball reference,
If you’ve never seen or heard of the sensation coming out of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, named JELERL, let me put you on. One minute he’s […]
The new influx of Florida talent has been showing out as of late. Luh Tyler looks poised to be the next superstar and several other […]
Fresh off his Glockoma Tour, Key Glock, brings the action once again in new visual for “Work”. The video showcases the Memphis legend on his grind and on the go making moves. Glock is shown putting in “Work” as he travels around the world performing at sold out shows. “Work” is one of the biggest highlights from his recent project, ‘Glockoma 2’.
Brooklyn artist Enisa has released her new single, “Blame It On Me”. The record brings a fun, lighthearted energy, right in time for summer! Enisa […]
Don’t let the promo flick with Sukihana and Sexxy Redd fool you. This is not a ratchet twerking anthem tape. The next chapter of Summer […]
Heem B$F Releases His New Album ‘From The Cradle To The Game’ Along With a Visual For “Mob Business”
Heem is on a hot streak with the release of his new album ‘From the Cradle to the Game’. The Buffalo-born, Heem, documents his life in the trenches with a fine attention to detail. The story telling Heem provides is second to none. The B$F member is also able to add unfiltered honesty and a sharp sense of humor. Heem’s sophomore album is a timeline of pain, transformation, and triumph.
4KPHIL is a poet-turned-rapper who unveils his self-produced single, “Johnson & Johnson”. In addition to self-producing his newest single, he also wrote and recorded it […]
Renowned label group !K7 Music has made a significant portion of its iconic catalog available on Tracklib for sampling. This partnership grants aspiring producers seamless […]
The Boston-born rapper, Chavo, is no stranger to collaborating with Pi’erre Bourne. ‘Chavo’s World 3’ follows ‘Chavo’s World 2’ which is also fully produced by Pi’erre Bourne. Chavo is boasting a deadpan delivery and an affinity for life’s most luxurious experiences. The 17-track project dives deep into Chavo’s life. The album is reflecting on his days in the trap to the road to fame.
If you’re a hip-hop fan, you’ve definitely heard of the fierce female rappers, Lola Brooke and Kali. These two ladies have come together to remix […]
While God Don’t Make Mistakes was Conway’s de-facto origin story, it also serves as the bridge to the next phase of Conways already decorated career; […]
Black-Owned Entrepreneurial Power-Couple, Karim Butler and Alexis Major’s GUMBO Brand Is Shifting Cannabis Culture By Creating A Space For Black & Brown People.
GUMBO Brands is a revolutionary new cannabis and lifestyle company, founded by the Black-owned entrepreneurial power-couple, Karim Butler and Alexis Major. Their blended family of […]
The Multi Platinum west coast rapper, OhGeesy, releases his new album ‘GeezyWorld 2’. The album includes features from Kalan.FrFr, Mozzy, and Bino Rideaux. ‘GeezyWorld 2’ also includes breakout single, “GEEKALEEK (Feat. Cash Kidd)” as well as the remix with BIA.
Sharc is an emerging artist out of Queens, New York who is signed to Pi’erre Bourne’s SossHouse label. The SossHouse label is gearing up for […]
The Kankakee, Illinois native, Doodie Lo is one of OTF’s collective stars. He originally met Lil Durk through mutual friends back in 2013. He started taking music seriously after moving to Atlanta and collaborating with the late King Von. His music is continuing to take off with is newest single, “Playin Wit My Name”.
Tyler The Creator’s Call Me If You Get Lost has had a single trend on Billboards for three consecutive years (2021, 2022, and 2023) and […]
The Haiti-born producer and artist Michaël Brun debuts his new single “Charge It”. The single follows the single “Clueless” as well as his singing to Astralwerks. Therefor, Brun has a reason to turn up and celebrate and that’s the vibe of “Charge It”. Michaël Brun joins forces with Masego, Jozzy, and Bayka to create an addictive and energetic track.
Rising artist Young Prototype has been producing songs from an early age, and he has produced songs for popular NYC drill artists such as Jen […]
Chicago’s rising star, Fastmoney Ant, releases his second single of the year “Free My Dawgs”. The single follows last month’s “Held Pipes B4 a Mic” as he prepares for a mixtape coming this summer. On the other hand, “Free My Dawgs” is accompanied by a visual shot by Diamond Visuals. Ant takes his experiences and shapes them with a unique mix of storytelling and high energy music.
Hailing from one of the biggest cities in hip-hop, Atlanta, Kenarri releases her new single “Heart Strings”. She joins forces with fellow Atlanta rapper, MuddyMya to contribute to the rockstar vibes. The rockstar and rap infusion instrumental is brought to life by producer SK808.”Heart Strings” embodies the meaning of women’s empowerment as Kenarri continues to use her platform to promote female unity in hip-hop. Following suit, she taps in with MuddyMya for assistance.
If you haven’t been in tune with The Sweepers, today is your chance to. The emerging rap group is putting on for the Upper West […]
No matter how you feel about his more recent output of music, the fact remains: Gucci Mane has long cemented his status as an Atlanta […]
Rapper DeeBaby is Houston’s freshest name on the scene. The Texas native is a hispanic rapper signed to Black Diamond Entertainment. DeeBaby is processing his trauma through a soulful baritone that speaks directly to the streets. Therefor, DeeBaby is unafraid to be vulnerable, inviting listeners into his colorful world. As a result, ‘Junkie Mode’ is a collection of raw melodic Texas rap tunes that immerses listeners into DeeBaby’s mind.
DariusJay. is 24-year-old rapper and producer hailing from Atlanta. Jay.’s music will take most listeners into a realm they have never been in while listening to ‘FourForFun’. The title of the EP fits perfect as Jay. seems to portray a sound similar to those of Childish Gambino and Pierre Bourne. Inspired by two of the most complex artists, Jay.’s immense passion is displayed for listeners on his new EP.
Conway the Machine is on a new mission. Following his undeniably impactful and redemptive album, ‘God Don’t Make Mistakes’, Conway prepares for his next album with a pair of singles. After the single “Super Bowl (Feat. Sauce Walka and Juicy J)”, Conway follows up with a new single and visual for “Quarters/ Brucifix”.
Boogie is back!! Bronx superstar A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie is back with a 2 for 1 in new visual for “Water (Drowning Pt.2) / […]
DJ’s are some of the most iconic forces in all of Hip-Hop’s history. Historically DJ’s have always laid the foundation and have been A&R’s for […]
You know every now and then there’s a dope collaboration between two artists and that the song is fire forcing you to realize this was […]
Grammy Award Winning Producer Salaam Remi’s MuseZeuM Collection Brings Out Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes, Black Thought + More
This past week, Grammy Award winning producer Salaam Remi shared the current MuseZeuM collection at a four day event in the Lower East Side of […]
Rising 17-year-old rapper, Luh Tyler, is no doubt one of the hottest young rappers in the game today. His debut mixtape, ‘My Vision’ only adds to his fire, as his stardom continues to grow. The Tallahassee native’s 12-track project arrives alongside the official music video for “You Was Laughing”. The visual is directed by Cotton0verDidIt.
Don Toliver Announces ‘Thee Love Sick’ Tour 2023 With Stops In Toronto, New York, Houston, Los Angeles + More.
Following the release of his third studio album, and one of the best releases of 2023 Love Sick, hip-hop soul artist Don Toliver announces Thee […]
Channel Seven is an R&B duo made up of two individual artists Marz and Coop, who met at an open mic and quickly hit it […]
Coming off of a run of singles, Spike Chester, releases his album ‘Retrograde Theory’. The project consist of eight easy-to-listen to songs that instantly catch the listeners attention. The album is a cohesive project that uses a unique variety of sounds, beats, and instrumentals. The project is available via the Dallas Independent label Hawco House Records.
Sugarhill Ddot, is one of the most prominent emerging artists in the New York City Drill scene. Earlier this week, the budding star signed to […]
Before Memphis rap legend, Young Dolph, passed away in 2021 he recorded a series of pristine songs which became ‘Paper Route Frank’. Today, Young Dolph’s label, Paper Route Empire, shares the video for “Love For The Streets”. The song is the first track out of 13 on Dolph’s posthumous album ‘Paper Route Frank’.
Janelle Monáe Partners With Warner Music Group / Blavatink Family Foundation Social Justice Fund To Empower Women, Girls And Non-Binary Youth Of Color.
R&B Superstar Janelle Monáe teams up with Warner Music Group/ Blavatnik Family Foundation Social Justice Fund (WMG/BFF SJF) to expand the programs of her non-profit, […]
A1 Beam is one of Baltimore’s hottest emerging artist. After collabing with artist such as Peezy, bankroll Freddie & Babyface Ray, Beam’s name is starting […]
I love Nudy’s commitment to making his fans hungry while making everyone tap into his Eastside greatness. Young Nudy’s fourth studio album Gumbo, is his […]
It has been a little over a month since Don Toliver has dropped his third studio album, ‘Love Sick’. Based on the title, the project is love seen from Don’s perspective and his experiences. Dropping 10 days after Valentines Day, ‘Love Sick’ brings all the emotions and stages of a relationship into one project.
Compared to other rap and hip-hop albums, Don Toliver, provides a refreshing sound. ‘Love Sick’ provides a euphoric sound mixed with melodies that will put the listener into an even deeper trance.
The Inland Empire artist Millswaschosen releases his debut album ‘What It’s Worth’. It comes packed with 11 songs, which are all produced by Myles Martin. On this album, Millswaschosen provides an insight into his life. He proves he is a great storyteller by illustrating; what it’s like to be a girl dad, his love for his fiance, his work ethic, and how hard he works in the industry.
Rot Ken made a name for himself in 2022 as one of the Georgia trap scene’s hottest up-and-comers. Focused firmly on the future with some of the best producers in the game in his corner, there’s no stopping Rot Ken’s rise to the top of Atlanta’s rap scene.
The New Jersey prodigy Marja’kim provides a banger with Jaheim in their single “Another”. Marja’kim shares his story of moving on from someone who wasn’t […]
Hitmaka and Jim Jones released their highly teased album, Back in My Prime Friday (3/10) and they did not disappoint. The eight-track project displays Jim’s […]
Jordan Wars maybe the most underrated RNB standout’s. I know that may sound strange for someone with over a million monthly listeners on Spotify who […]
The R&B sensation who goes by CLEW. is bringing a “charged-up” wave to both the Atlanta and LA music scene. He’s been doing this Instagram […]
ICYMI new interviews with rising Atlanta artist Smok3, emerging Harlem RNB artist Mia Jae & Detroit standout Allstar JR are out now on YouTube. Subscribe, […]
Houston has always been a city known for its legendary music acts, and Justin Michael seems to be up next. With Justin Michael being a fairly new face, he is patiently waiting on his moment to become one of Houston’s legendary artist. His moment may have arrived with his new single, “Vibe With”.
Mike DeBlasio is a Hip-Hop journalist and publicist hailing from Queens, New York. Aside from being a journalist and publicist, Mike is a true team […]
TikTok has taken the world by storm the past few years. This company has never been afraid to break barriers and shake up the competition, […]
Raw vocals, the exploration of different moods through sound, and the ability to seamlessly give us her truth and her passion through her lyrics. Kelela’s […]
Key Glock is back with another single ahead of his much anticipated ‘Glockoma 2’. “Dirt” is backed by a heartening, vintage soul-sampling instrumental as Glock confirms his ice cold outlook on life. As well as, telling his perspective of the streets and his commitment to getting money. One of the most important rules he learned from Young Dolph.
The 19-track album dropped last Friday. The re-emergence of New York City in hip-hop has increased the visibility of the regional talent for years, creating […]
Don Toliver Drops New Track “Leave The Club (Feat. Lil Durk & Glorilla)” In Preparation For His New Album ‘Love Sick’
Soul singer, songwriter, and artist, Don Toliver, is back with his new single, “Leave The Club (Feat. Lil Durk & Glorilla)”. The single comes off the heels of “4 Me (Feat. Kali Uchis)”, which was released on Valentine’s Day. Both tracks serve as an insight for his upcoming album. ‘Love Sick’.
The Seattle rapper, songwriter, and producer, Kateel, returns for his second releases of February. His latest single “Lost” follows the release of “Sun Up”. Both singles serve as follow ups to his latest single release of 2022, “Perfection”. Kateel translates the rainy vibes of his hometown into eloquent, engaging, emotional, and entrancing music on “Lost”. The single is also accompanied by a visual.
OnPointLikeOP is a Brooklyn rapper cementing himself as a force in the New York drill scene. having already been known for his influence behind the […]
Up-and-coming Dallas artist Delishia J is a force to be reckoned with. Throughout Monday Morning, her smooth, sultry vocals mixed with her perfectly riding each […]
At the end of January, The Cut Magazine released an intriguing article, chronologizing the peculiar lifeline of the black-owned fashion brand Pyer Moss. The main […]
The influential producer, DJ Scheme links up with Danny Towers for their new single, “Florida Water”. With both Scheme and Towers being from Florida, they recruited two more heavy-hitters from the sunshine state. Ski Mask The Slump God and Luh Tyler both add their unique styles on the Florida inspired single.
Born and raised in Nigeria, Wale became the first member of his family to come to America when he left for college at Western Kentucky […]
Brivon, a multidimensional, extremely talented R&B artist has dropped a new single titled, “Moon”, available on Apple Music, Spotify, and Youtube. She is breaking barriers […]
GROOVY is a 24 year old rising talent out of New Jersey. Born and raised in Union, New Jersey GROOVY grew up in a musical household with a father who was a global touring DJ.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina’s old-school hip-hop revivalist, OG Spliff, releases a pack of singles. The two singles consist of “Son of Toga” and “Buildings”. The haiku writer turned rapper provides a syrupy flow with boundless lyrics that will deeply engrain itself in the listener’s psych. Spliff acknowledges his toxic traits over soulful, sample driven instrumentals, similar to Harry Fraud and The Alchemist. Both tracks are produced by Argov.
After closing out 2022 with ‘Boys Don’t Cry: Men Do (Deluxe)’ charting number one on Apple Music’s R&B chart, Toosi is back with a new single. “Magic Potion” is a gritty sensual track released via South Coast Group and Capitol Records. In addition, “Magic Potion” is also accompanied by a visual which was shot in Atlanta by producer and director, NoRatchetss.
“Heartbleed” is featured on his recently released ‘Welcome 2 The Trenches’ EP. TG Kommas grew up in one of Baton Rouge’s roughest neighborhoods in Zion City. His childhood equipped him with the experience, knowledge, and wisdom to tell his stories. In doing so, Kommas connects through pain and and truth with no shortage of heat, honesty, and heart.
Grammy award-winning, Burna Boy, releases the visual for fan favorite, “Common Person”. The single is apart of Burna Boy’s Grammy nominated album, ‘Love Damini’. The visual shows Burna Boy visiting an African village as he lends a helping hand cooking meals. He is also shown dancing and having a great time as the visual brings to life the humble undertone of the single.
Back in November, I went to the Atlanta Streetwear Market in its new installment at The Atlanta Expo Center. While being there, I saw some […]
Smok3 hits the ground running to start off 2023 with his project, ‘Free Smok3’. The Atlanta-based artist has a sound that won’t allow him to be boxed into one flow. Instead, Smok3 is in control of his destiny and creates music on how he is feeling at that moment. The variety in production doesn’t faze him, but rather showcases his enormous amount of skill.
The same emerging R&B sensation that brought you “Get Beat Up” and “Decatur” is now gearing up to have her biggest year yet in 2023. […]
South Central R&B Sensation TRAETWOTHREE Kicks Off 2023 With New Single + Visual “Outside Like This”
“Outside Like This” follows last year’s release of TRAETWOTHREE’s debut project, OUT THE DISTRICT.
Georgia’s own, Rot Ken continues to drop visuals from his newest project, ‘Yahweh Child’. The latest visual is for the projects’ stand out single, “Solo”. The visual finds Rot Ken proving he can stand alone as the chosen one over one of the most delicate instrumental on the project. The BoyMeetSpace, Internet Money, and 10K projects signee delivers a montage of flows as he shines under the night sky.
NYC Going Viral!! Fivio Foreign Recruits 41 (TaTa, Jenn Carter & Kyle Richh) For New Viral Hit “Notice Me” #24 Trending On YouTube.
Brooklyn Drill is back!!! Even though it technically never left (or fell off) it did take a backseat to another section of New York City, […]
Ice Spice. Latto. Flo Milli. LaKeyah. Doja Cat. Lola Brooke. Doechii. Baby Tate. Bree Runway. Rico Nasty. BIA. Monaleo. KenTheMan. Dreezy. Dream Doll. Tink. Tierra […]
Rising out of the Bronx, Ice Spice has the rap game in the palm of her manicured hands. ‘Like…?’ is properly named after her signature catchphrase and best showcases the 23-year-old artist’s defiant charm and is packed with instagram worthy captions. Written and composed by Ice Spice with a little help from executive producer RIOTUSE, ‘Like…?’ is available via 10k projects and Capitol Records. The EP features her breakout hit, “Munch (Feelin U), as well as the viral follow up “Bikini Bottom”, and her new single, “In Ha Mood”. The project also features three new songs including a guest spot from Lil Tjay
Chicago artist Icytwat dropped off his 2nd project of the year with 4 track EP “G4OST 2”. For those who don’t know who Icytwat is […]
Gucci Mane and Kodak Black team up for the first time since their smash hit “Wake Up In The Sky” in 2018. Since then the single has have gone 5 times platinum with the help of Bruno Mars. With that being said, “King Snipe” marks the first new music of 2023 for Gucci Mane. Gucci wrapped up 2022 with his latest 2022 compilation, ‘So Icy Boyz: The Finale’. The project shows Gucci Mane team up with some new members of the New 1017 roster including; KATO2x, Li Rye, Mac Critter, Sett, and TLE Chino.
In the “Clutch” video Kur embodies an NBA player on draft day and the feeling of being a number 1 pick as he choses his “DC” Dream Chasers hat.
If there’s one thing that remains true about Paper Route Empire’s Kenny Muney, is that he’ll always find a way to flex. His bankroll does the talking for him, in his new video “Big Muney Sh*t”. Kenny provides the listeners with a slightly different sound. He swapped out his usual quick flow to a slower pace flow. The bars still remain though, as he seemingly flows over the atmospheric instrumental which pairs airy vox with boomin piano notes and knocking 808’s. “Big Money Sh*t” is best enjoyed with headphones to feel the slow-mo feeling the single provides.
Labelcoin is creating a paradigm shift in the way artists finance their careers. Instead of asking family members, friends, or fans for a loan or a donation, which can feel like charity, artists can ask for an investment, with hope for a positive return for both the artist and investor.
Brooklyn Star Rapper Lola Brooke Inks Deals With Arista Records In Collaboration With Team Eighty Productions.
Capping off a breakout 2022, star artosts Lola Brooke officially announces her signing to Arista Records in collaboration with Team Eighty Productions. She officially joins […]
Its always a good day when Key Glock drops a new video, especially when he channels his inner “Spike Lee”. In the cinematic visual, Key Glock takes inspiration from He Got Game (1998) and Do The Right Thing (1989), two iconic Spike Lee films. The visual shows Key Glock providing instructions in the directors chair to starring in his own film. He proves he can do it all as he seamlessly floats over a crisp Memphis production. He boasts about the hard-earned, ascendent lifestyle his tireless work ethic affords. Key Glock showcases that he is a man of many talents.
But Hoody Hawi’s talent doesn’t stop at his rhymes – the production on this project is top-notch, with futuristic beats that perfectly complement his smooth flow.
French Montana Is Back With New DJ Drama Gangsta Grillz: “CB6″ Money Heist Edition” Featuring EST Gee, Rob49, Dthang + More
French is now at the point where he is curating projects based around his Coke Boys roster.
Lil Durk recently gathered his trusted vultures for Loyal Bros 2, a compilation mix-tape that showcased the talents of his Only The Family label roster. […]
2022! This was an interesting year in music. Especially in Hip-Hop. We’ve had insane court cases, tons of artists pass as well as seeing many […]
Sacramento rapper 5G is making waves with his new single and video “Talk To Me Nicely,” featuring Drilla. The video, directed by Jackson Bert, takes […]
FarrellB is a rising artist and producer from Brooklyn. He first caught fire when one of his single went viral on TikTok. Due to virility of his single, he is now exposed to a wider audience, thus resulting in the release of ‘Me N My Shadow’. Closing the year off with a bang, this project serves as reintroduction to FarrellB’s chaotic world. Similarly, the project is the soundtrack to FarrellB’s journey of him trying to find himself and make the most of his new opportunity. Sonically, the project sounds versatile and experimental, which draws some comparison to the likes of Playboi Carti.
Lil Durk has achieved remarkable success in his career, but as high as he’s risen, he’d never have gotten far without his loyal bros. Showcasing the […]
Last night Oasis held their REBUILD Chicago event at the Harold Washington Theater. The event included panel discussions, fireside chats and a town hall with […]
Comedian and influencer Daniel Jean has taken social media by storm. His personality has captured the attention of everyone with his viral tweets and sketches, […]
Sampling the hit single “Let Her Go” by Passenger, which was released a decade ago, the new offering is steeped in a warm nostalgia, whilst also marking a groundbreaking moment in this young artist’s catalogue of music.
Sha Ek is one of the most popular artist out of NYC. The 20 year old Bronx artist emerged into the NY Drill scene about […]
RIAA platinum-certified Mobile, AL rapper NoCap has released his second body of work of the year, The Main Bird. The 7-track EP includes features a […]
ICYMI: Texaco $hawty is an emerging producer/rapper talent from the NYC area. Comparable to the likes of Pierre Bourne & Hit Boy, Texaco $hawty not […]
Today, Young Dolph’s Estate and Paper Route Empire share Paper Route Frank, the posthumous album from the legendary King of Memphis – stream here. Completed […]
Rot Ken is ready to separate himself from the pack with ‘Yahweh Child’. “Yahweh” by definition is a form of the Hebrew name of God used in the bible. Similarly, “Yahweh Child” means God’s child and Rot Ken believes that he is chosen by God. For this as he signed to Internet Money and BoyMeetSpace, two labels who believe he is the next to blow. The project showcases Ken mastering the sound of his home state of Georgia’s current rap scene. He showcases his unique energy and confidence over production from; OG Parker, Internet Money’s Taz Taylor, jetsonmade, and more.
It has been a decade since the iconic Chief Keef has dropped ‘Finally Rich’. The album first released in 2012 and provided the culture with classics like “Love Sosa” and “I Don’t Like”. The complete edition of ‘Finally Rich’ is set to drop December 16th of 2022. Chief Keef will be adding seven more songs to the already culturally iconic album, including a new verse from Wiz Khalifa.
Emerging Indianapolis Artist JayMarino Drops The Visual For “Worst Way” Off Of His “Marion World” Tape
JayMarino is an emerging artist out of Indianapolis, Indiana. JayMarino makes his debut to our page with the release of new visual “Worst Way”. “Worst […]
Young Money’s Latest Signee, Drizzy P Interview Out Now! Talks Meeting Lil Wayne, Signing To YM + More.
Philadelphia’s very own Hip-Hop artist DrizzyP, is one of the latest signees to Lil Wayne’s, “Young Money Records” roster. We sat down with Drizzy to […]
Bslime, the newest signee of YSL, releases his debut album ‘Love Me or Don’t’. Bslime has always been a student to the game, and there is no better teacher than Young Thug. Not everyone is lucky enough to have a superstar like Young Thug in their corner. It is truly a blessing to be able to learn and soak up as much wisdom as possible as Bslime continues his rise to stardom. Five years later, he appears next to Future and and his mentor Young Thug. Although he appears next to two Atlanta rap legends, Bslime holds his own weight.
Last week there was a major music breech. Allegedly thousands of songs from artists such as Young Thug, Sahbabii, Gunna, Playboi Carti + more. One […]
As a wonderful holiday surprise, Metro Boomin has dropped an early Christmas present for everyone’s playlist with “HEROES AND VILLAINS”. He’s assembled an A-team of […]
Westside Gunn releases the visual for “Peppas” which features recent Saturday Night Live musical guest, Black Star. The track comes from Westside Gunn’s newest installment, properly named ’10’. The album marks the final installment of #HWH (Hitler Wears Hermes). Westside Gunn released the first edition 10 years ago when Griselda was still at it’s infant stage. Now, GFXR is a global brand while Westside Gunn is the industries pre-eminent multi-hyphenate; artist, label owner, creative, curator, and fashion icon. ’10’ not only signifies completion, but celebrates what has already been set in motion. There is no disputing this series will live on an influence generations.
Continuing his run of singles following “Z Land” and “Vibes”, Trapland Pat shares his video for “Road 2 Riches”. The song showcases the Broward County baller over a steel-drum heavy production by frequent collaborator Pepper Jack Zoe. Trapland continues to use the analogy of roads by comparing his bankroll to the I-95. He also trades in usual luxury whip for an 18-wheeler, to prepare himself for a money-bound journey.
Pretty Kartier puts a new twist on her mixtape. With ‘Highly Flammable’ only consisting of seven tracks, Kartier calls it a “quick tape”. The 7 tracks are diverse in sound and will shift the ear of the average music listener. Pretty Kartier showcases her ability to use her voice as an instrument. She has mastered the art of voice bending along with her genre bending instrumentals. Her range and low sultry voice blends well with soul samples, thus providing a unique sound so few have heard before. Some have compared her unique sound to Bloody Mary over soul. Combined with punchlines, real world issues, and verbally strong adlibs, Pretty Kartier did not come to disappoint.
Throughout the tape, Jay Swishes provides different vibes for the listeners. Upon listening it’s apparent to see that Jay has the talent and a great sound but is still finding which lane fits best for him.
If you’re looking for super lyrical music then this tape is now for you. However if you’re looking for some dope new music to vibe to then Nerd1K is the artist for you.
The ladies are dominating the music scene in New York City right now, and right across the river in New Jersey, more and more rap […]
The Los Angeles duo, BlueBucksClan, drop the video for “Pretty Much”. The stand out single comes from their new album ‘Clan Way 3’ which is available via Out The Blue Records and Capitol Records. The video follows DJ and Jeezy Obama through Autzen Stadium. The stadium is home to the Oregon Ducks football team. In the Tevo LaRon-directed video, DJ and Jeezy explore the Duck’s locker room. While dripped out in Oregon gear, the illusive trophy case and wood-panaled media room are shown in the background. Ultimately, the video ends with a tribute to Spencer Webb. The late tight end passed away in July. The “Pretty Much” visual also features OhGeesy, another LA rapper that BlueBucksClan went on a national tour with last year.
“No Passes” is a throwback to the OG BK Drill sound that quickly mad noise in the rap game. The “No Passes” visual is directed by Gerard Victor and features Bizzy riding around NYC in a red Ferrari to complement the red aesthetic of the vid.
Lola is now back with her first release since the aforementioned “Don’t Play With It” with new track “Here I Come”.
Platinum rapper, Foogiano is celebrating his two-year anniversary of his chart-topping, debut mixtape, ‘Gutta Baby’, with a newly expanded version. ‘Gutta Baby: Reloaded’ adds eight new tracks to the original project, including the newest track, “Slicin (Feat. Gucci Mane)”. Other highlights include Foogiano and Big Scarr’s recently released single “Soul Keeper”. As well as production from the likes of Bandplay and Tay Keith. Although the original project released back in 2020, ‘Gutta Baby’ debuted at number one on Billboard’s “Heatseekers Albums chart. After accumulating 250 million streams, ‘Gutta Baby: Reloaded’ has Foogiano looking to only add to those streams.
Westside Gunn Releases Video For “FlyGod Jr” (feat. Doe Boy and DJ Drama)” + Mac Don’t Stop & Nigos Louis Off Of ’10’
“Fly God Jr (Feat. Doe Boy and DJ Drama)” is from Westside Gun’s new album ’10’. An album with a whole lot of history and features. The album,’10’, has features and collaborations from: A$AP Rocky, Ghostface, Raekwon, Busta Rhymes, Benny the Butcher, Conway The Machine, RZA, and The Alchemist, just to name a handful. Westside Gunn released the first edition of HWH (Hitler Wears Hermes) 10-years-ago. At that time Griselda was still in it’s infant stage. The musical ensemble, GXFR, is a global brand. In addition, Westside Gunn is the industries pre-eminent multi-hyphenate: artist, label owner, creative, curator, and fashion icon.
The “Dancer”visual takes us on a trip, with Manny as he enjoys a night out, filled with drugs and a lot of money being thrown. Dancer is definitely a great vibe. Manny doesn’t do too much on the track as he perfectly meshes with the upbeat production.
The project was strategically released yesterday on #DolphDay. A day of service that commemorates the life and work of Glocks mentor and cousin Young Dolph.
Don Toliver Returns With New Single “Do It Right” Sampling Classic S.O.S Band Record “Take Your Time (Do It Right).”
It’s no guarantee on when we’ll get a new album from Don Oliver, but if “Do It Right” is any indiction of what’s to come we can expect another banger from Don Toliver.
With features from Kiana Leḋe, Jean Deaux, and Ambré – who fronts the eponymous interlude midway through the album – Conrad keeps the focus on him, which is an essential and strategic decision on another early career project.
Released via South Coast Music Group/ Capitol Records, ‘Boys Don’t Cry: Men Do (Deluxe)’, is the new edition of Toosii’s acclaimed ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ EP. The Deluxe version features five new soul-barring tracks. The expanded title emphasises the central theme of the project. Toosii showcases that it’s time to question the deeply ingrained idea that boys and men alike, stifle their emotions in order to be strong. Raised in Syracuse, New York and Goose Creek, South Carolina, Toosii moved to Raleigh, North Carolina in his teens. It’s there that he came into his own, he even recorded the new material in Cary, North Carolina.
“Knock, knock, knock, loud knocking, good weed knocking at yo door”. First, the good people of LA were presented with an open-house listening party simulated […]
The 13-song project, which includes guest appearances by NLE Choppa, skaiwater, Sha Ek, Lay Bankz, and production by mcvertt showcases the stylistic dexterity and relentless energy that have quickly made Bandmanrill one of the most unmissable new acts in music this year.
Today Roddy teases his upcoming project with a new release for “Twin” featuring Lil Durk. On “Twin” Roddy returns to a formula that has worked for him. Fast paced energetic beats with a flow to match. He also links up with SMURK again.
Paper Route Empire’s longest-tenured artist Jay Fizzle releases the deluxe version for ‘DonaFizzo’. Eager to establish his name far beyond the city that raised him. The Memphis rapper refines his grind on ‘DonaFizzo Deluxe’ via Paper Route Entertainment. The deluxe installment is Memphis through and through with nine brand-new tracks. Among the new songs is “Major” which combines a sample from his late mentor Young Dolph. The song also includes the classic instrumental from Gucci Mane’s “Bricks” and “Tell N Bart”. The collaboration with Key Glock plays upon their alter egos. The Ninja Turtle is for Fizzle and the Simpson is for Key Glock.
His growth has been fun to watch. From Indie gem to inking a deal with Victor Victor and Geffen Records Highway is doing his thing!
Hartford Connecticut’s Bandz Danero releases ‘Bag Talk 2 Reloaded’ With Features From Smoke DZA, Jim Jones, 38 Spesh + More.
Bandz Danero, born Willie Wright is a Hip-Hop artist from Hartford, CT. Although he had tough beginnings, he found music at a early age. As an alternative to the street life, he was coming up in the music scene. He began performing and writing music on a serious level in 1997, where he began to find his sound. In 2001 he and his co-partnerened company Major League Records released ‘Dime and Gunz’. The project was an instant classic body of work in the local marketplace. ‘Dime and Gunz’ went on to move thousands of units independently.
Fazo returns with the new mixtape, ‘me vs. me’ via Capitol Records. The 17-year-old blends the gleaming sounds digicord nd hyperpop with grimy lo-fi rap beats.
The “Girls Night Out” album was created for all the R&B girls. The girls who have been consistent and keeping the genre alive. “Girls Night Out” introduces you to the new generation of R&B while showing that women can be united and create great bodies of work. It indicates that Babyface is still great at what he does best. After all, this is the same guy that created the “Waiting To Exhale” Soundtrack.
“Like A G” shows Steph’s creativity and how great she is at incorporating all aspects of her life into her music. With every song on the “Like A G,” tape you learn a little more about Steph G, what she stands for, and what she likes to do. The versatility and vulnerability are what make this project special.
Abstract Media’s very own Ben Reilly is taking flight in his follow up from his debut album FREELANCE with his sophomore FREELANCE: CHARLIE.
Emo hip hop artist Mikey Polo released a new video to his single “Wicked Lifestyle” from an upcoming project, “Red Thoughts”. Mikey taps into his rapper lifestyle and dark fantasies to evoke an intensely passionate vibe. The song speaks on the benefits and disadvantages of the rapper lifestyle. The women, the money, and the cars. Separating the real and fake, how people act before and after fame. He also speaks on the patience of building his career to where he wants to be.
Code Love is JuS’s first release since his “Code Story 2” project. The new track is more proof of the Connecticut artists versatility and song making ability.
When Westside Gunn released the first edition of #HWH ten years ago, Griselda was still in its infancy stage. Now, GXFR is a global brand […]
Don444x is an upcoming artist from Indianapolis, Indiana. I recently got wind of Don after hearing his 2021 release “Digits n DollaSigns”. Since then I’ve been keeping up with Don and checking out more of his releases.
Boldy continues to be consistent dropping new track, “Flag On The Play”. And if that wasn’t enough Boldy for you, he has a new album “MR. TEN08” (produced entirely Futurewave) slated to drop on November 4th.
The Dipset icon, Jim Jones, just released his newest visual for “Backdoe” featuring Icewear Vezzo and Dave East. “Backdoe” is a song from his ‘Gangsta Grillz: We Set The Trends’ album with the legendary DJ Drama. Jim Jones co-directed the video alongside Shula The Don and Flee Flicks. In the video, the three emcees trade verses in the nightclub. Rapping about how they went from serving fiends to living extraordinary lives.
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie Preps Long-Anticipated Album “Me Vs. Myself”, Releases Roddy Rich-Assisted Single “B.R.O. (Better Ride Out)”
Stream “B.R.O. (Better Ride Out)” now on all major platforms, HERE.A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie’s “Me vs. Myself” album is expected to drop November 4th.
Harlem artist R2R Moe recently dropped a visual for new melodic track “Digital”. The track is only 1:22 in duration, however I’ve had the track on repeat since coming across it. It seems R2R Moe cleared a majority of his original tracks from both YouTube and streaming which points to a fresh start for the young artist.
Black Ink Season 10 Premieres Tonight at 8PM On VH1. Where to watch + (Photos From Interview With Ceaser Emanuel)
Season 10 of Black Ink Crew will premiere tonight at 8PM ET on VH1 as well as a few streaming sites below.
Fresh off the successful release of his album ‘FREE THE REAL’, Albee Al continues to put in work. As he releases his video for “I Could Take The Hate”. The video is a movie of Albee’s life. Showing Albee turning up at his album’s listening party and his interview at Sirus XM. He closes out the cinematic video by stating; when you’re comfortable with your own skin, nothing will bother you as you stack your bread. “I Could Take The Hate” is a reflection of of Al’s ability to overcome. Aside from rapping about shining like the star he is, he also discusses paranoia. More specifically paranoia about old friends betraying him and losing his brother.
Late in July, Rico Nasty published Rico’s project “Las Ruinas,” which displayed her artistic talent. On September 21st, she released the music video for the […]
The production, which admittedly sounds familiar, is reinvigorated by the Buffalo natives – who’s lyrical and technical mastery makes this a worthwhile listen. ElCamino has steadily released projects since 2017, but this single gets me excited to both see what’s next for the rapper, and the potential impact of Benny the Butcher’s guidance.
The multi-platinum, globally renowned musical powerhouses, Ty Dolla $ign and Mustard recruit Lil Durk for “My Friends”. The single is released via Atlantic Records/ 10 Summers. Both Mustard and Ty Dolla $ign have helped shape the music industry with undeniable classic songs. With hits like “Paranoid” and “Or Nah” Mustard and Ty Dolla $ign may have another classic on their hands with “My Friends”.
After the BET Awards, where Benny was nominated for ‘Lyricist of The Year’ and ‘Best Collaboration’ for “Johnny P’s Caddy with J. Cole, Benny has released a new video for “Thowy’s Revenge,” (produced by The Alchemist.).
Rap superstar, Roddy Ricch has shared his latest single “Stop Breathing”. The single is produced by Turbo, JestsonMade, and Pooh You A Fool. The euphonious track arrives alongside an official visual. The official visual gives a glimpse into his life on the road. “Stop Breathing” continues a string of recent releases from Roddy Ricch.
This is not a movie review; this is a piece praising black women on how we are creating new avenues to document our stories. Saana […]
Yaz’s unique and truthful perspective showcases her duality. Yaz has carved a true niche for herself and has gone on to amass a social media presence of over 750k and 30m total Youtube views. Stay tuned for much more from this Gen Z star and stream “Overgrown” below.
REASON releases new track “Sign Language (Feat. ICECOLDBISHOP)”. The single is accompanied by a video directed by Jazz Carter. The song gives a taste of REASON’s upcoming second studio LP. The track also comes on the heels of his G-Funk inspired track, “Impalas & Hydraulics”. Featuring fellow Southern California rapper, The Game. Known for his honesty and lyricism, “Sign Language” is no exception.
Multi-platinum rapper Kodak Black has announced his brand-new album KUTTHROAT BILL: VOL. 1, will be arriving on all DSPs and streaming services this Friday, October 7
The Secret to New Music Friday: Meet HotDrop, the Underground App Powering Millions of Song Discovery
New app for music discovery and sharing, HotDrop, is gathering support among Gen Z users with over 3 million songs discovered in its first year. […]
Raina Simone is an upcoming artist who is representing Harlem, New York City. Raina is as talented of rapper as any artist in New York City. You can check out her various freestyles across YouTube and you’ll quickly see what I mean.
CEO Trayle is an Atlanta-based rapper and CEO/founder of 1080 Trademark Records. Trayle released his breakout single, “OK Cool,” back in 2020. The track has […]
Brooklyn’s own DUSTY LOCANE, Rah Swish, Ron Suno & OnPointLikeOp team up for their collab EP ‘SAY DAT’. In a time where it’s impossible to discuss the current state of rap without mentioning cultural impacts of New York drill. Their chemistry and respect the four close-knit EMPIRE signees have is unmatched. The project finds each MC attacking the captivating drill beats with their own unique, yet complementary, styles.
Capitol was quick to rescind their backing of Meka as soon as the backlash came in, but it was already too late. People were questioning how this was even allowed in the first place. A computerized rapper that is allowed to say n****, walk around in green faux locs, and claim to be a victim of police brutality.
Symba is most often categorized as a a classic lyricist with modern flows and on this his project, “Results Take Time” he doubles down on that statement. It’s no reason he’s received praise from everyone from LeBron James and Kevin Durant to Dr. Dre and The Game.
Rocko has always been great at making Atlanta hits; speaking for UOENO, Squares Out Yo Circle, and Goin Steady. Even after these songs, contrary to what people believe, Rocko’s music is still in these streets.
The multi-platinum rapper counitunes his highly successful year with two brand new singles. Both singles are produced by Tye Beats. In addition, “Walk” is joined by an official music video directed by KillerJack. Following the success of his RIAA gold certified album “Back For Everything”, “Walk” and “Spin” continue what has already proven to be a blockbuster year for Kodak Black.
‘Long Live DJ Shay’ includes features and production from Westside Gunn, Conway the Machine, Boldy James, Stove God Cooks, DJ Premier, and The Alchemist just to name a few. The album is also accompanied by a music video. The visual for “Pandemic Flow” which features Conway the Machine & Cory Gunz with production by The Alchemist. Most importantly, ‘Long Live DJ Shay’ is a celebration of the legacy and Impact of DJ Shay.
Streetwear Designer Driponsociety’s 14N1 Collaborates With A$AP MOB’s Founding Member A$AP Illz & Disco Inferno To Present : More Fashion, Less Gun Violence NYFW Show
This show was creative directed A$AP Mob’s founding member A$AP Illz. The show was highlighted by it’s celebrities. A$AP Mob’s A$AP Twelveyy, Naughty By Natures Vin Rock, former Vanity Fair writer George Wayne, rapper Bobby Nice, Latin American artists MARi, pop singer-song writer SYD, and many more all walked the show.
Mustard & Southside Collab For The First Time For Roddy Ricch’s “Ghetto Superstar” featuring G Herbo & Doe Boy
Diamond certified, Grammy Award-winning rap superstar, Roddy Ricch has arrived with his brand new single. The new single, “Ghetto Superstar” features G Herbo and Doe Boy. The new single marks the first time Mustard and Southside have tag-teamed to produce a record. “Ghetto Superstar (Feat. G Herbo & Doe Boy)” is available now via Bird Vision/ Atlantic Records.
If you haven’t already heard of the rapper Pote Baby, then let me introduce you to an artist that is all about his connection to […]
New York drill star Kay Flock teams up with fellow Bronx native Set Da Trend for the funeral “DOA”. The piano driven track captures the young MCs at their best, but it underscores that feeling. Due to a heavy dose of visceral emotion. The track is also accompanied by a rowdy video directed by Kaiyah Napri & Launch Team.
Multi-platinum rapper, Quando Rondo is continuing his landmark year with the release of his latest rousing single, “Give Me A Sign (Feat. Youngboy Never Broke Again)”. “Give Me A Sign” serves as Quando’s first public response after the untimely and tragic loss of his cousin early August.
Jay Fizzle is still coming with the heat from his recent project, DonaFizzo. Fizzle stakes his claim as a neighborhood hero in ‘Hood Rich’. Both the the song and the accompanied visual is a statement-making opening track. The video finds the Memphis native mobbing with his crew in the very same streets that raised him.
Originally released August 5th via Fader, “Crush” is the second single from Knowles’ upcoming October EP ‘GOALIE’ is wavy and light-hearted, invoking the fears and […]
JuS CODE is an artist we have been covering for a while, over the time we’ve got to see JuS CODE grow. Independently JuS CODE […]
Bronx New York’s Ron Suno taps in with Money Man for the ‘DCH’ video. Directed by Benny Max, ‘DCH’ is the stand-out single from ‘SUNO MODE’. Money Man was born in the Bronx, but was raised in Atlanta. It is only right that Ron Suno welcomes Money Man back with open arms for a night of fun.
When you’re on a journey to make it to the top, you have to move with a certain mantra, “No Days Off”. Inspired by the late Young Dolph and Kobe Bryant, Kenny Muney does just that. Kenny lives by this, and it’s shows in his new music video. ‘No Days Off’ finds the South Memphis native coming through with braggadocious bars. All over an instrumental led by dark striking piano keys.
The Chasing Our Dreams Everyday Scholarship Fund provides philanthropic support for post-secondary students with a vested interest in the sports industry and the lack of ability to further pursue educational resources. The C.O.D.E Scholarship Fund will be providing a $1,000 textbook stipend for one student at the University of Connecticut. In partnership with Code Music Group, this opportunity is available for the next generation of scholars.
Early this year emerging Philly artist 2Rare went viral on Tik-Tok with the release of “Cupid”. The vitality of the song has lead to 2rare […]
Internet Money’s Rot Ken Returns With New Visual For “Ginobili” Featuring Lil Harold Off Of His “Free Me” Project
No more Free Rot Ken! Back in October Rot Ken was locked up but he was released in July of 2022. The 18 year old […]
After such success, what better than to make it a party song? Dutch DJ Sam Feldt remixed the pop song and made it EDM. Electronic Dance Music is for everyone, undoubtedly one of the best genres of music to get the party going.
Armani Caesar releases the new visual for ‘Hunnit Dolla Hiccup’. The song and video both feature Benny The Butcher and Stove God Cooks. ‘Hunnit Dolla Hiccup’ is the lead single for Armani’s newest album. After announcing her sophomore album, ‘The Liz 2’, is set for release September 16th, via Griselda/ GXFR Records.
Building off the hype of her On The Radar freestyle and the Drake co-sign, Ice Spice releases the visual for her highly anticipated track “Munch (Feelin U)“
Well Sed” is the first track from Hendrinx’s Gangsta Grillz mixtape ‘Well Sed’, released in July of this year. As the newest face of DJ Drama’s label Generation Now, Seddy is proving he is worthy of Drama’s career altering co-sign that has taken many artists to major heights within the industry.
The Mississippi raised rapper kicks off with bi-weekly song drops. As BigWalkDog preps for his fall debut mixtape, he plans on dropping a new single every two weeks. ‘Skywalka’ is his fourth release of the year so far. ‘Skywalka’ follows ‘Love Of The Money’, ‘Nino’ and ‘Real As It Gets’.
The newly signed Top Dawg Entertainment artist is upholding everything bold, black, and feminine with the release of her new EP ‘she/her/black bitch’. Executive produced by Anthony Tiffith and his Jr., the project arrives with guest features from Rico Nasty, Jst Ray, and labelmate SZA.
Global superstars, Paulo Londra and Ed Sheeran, join forces for the second time. The new single ‘Noche de Novela’ is produced by Federico Vindver. The new single is accompanied with its official music video directed by Greg Davenport. ‘Noche de Novela’ is a pop that seamlessly blends the incomparable voices of and style of both Paulo Londra and Ed Sheeran.
The Los Angeles-born Mexican-American, OhGeesy, shares his new single. ‘Up’ is produced by The ENRGY (EST Gee, Lil Yachty) and available via Atlantic Records. The high flying new single is in preparation of GEEZZYWORLD Headline Tour. The track has the boisterous rapper brings his signature style to the streets of London in the accompanied visual.
2x Grammy® Nominated Rapper Cordae Releases Two-Pack EP “Unacceptable” Featuring Visual For “So With That”
2x GRAMMY® Award-nominated rapper Cordae is back with the release of his latest two-track EP Unacceptable. The EP is accompanied by a visual for the single “So With That” streaming now via YouTube. Both singles “Unacceptable” and “So With That” capture Cordae’s versatility in his music.
The album’s title is pretty much self explanatory. DestroyLonely believes he is one of the flyest artist out and he brings that confidence to every track. Songs like “BERGDROF” & “NOSTYLIST” highlight Lonely’s love for fashion and good weed.
To get listeners ready for what they are about to experience on 7 Shots, Spesh is sparking it off with the project’s lead single “Last Gasp,” which features TRUST mob capo, Ransom.
Trapland Pat Gets Stamp Of Approval As Florida’s Next Star With “Big Business” Remix Featuring Rick Ross
Patience has surely payed off for Trapland Pat. Two years removed from releasing the record that put him on, he’s now back with a remix featuring the biggest boss Rick Ross.
Reflecting on the trials and tribulations of their come ups, Noodah and Rylo Rodriguez release their new single ‘Tameka’. The new Chi-Chi produced track is named after Noodah’s mother. Noodah highlights some of the important gems that his mother taught him. As well as how he applied them along his journey.
Harlem, New York’s Shotby0.A’s “Hazard Lights” Performance Series Providing Much Needed Spotlight To NYC’s Upcoming Artist
“Hazard Lights” that drives around upcoming NYC artists neighborhoods as they give a live performance from the car.
Possibilities are endless for HOLY SVN as he released his latest studio album,”Can’t Fake What’s Not Authentic”
Can’t Fake What’s Not Authentic brings to us HOLY SVN’s insecurities. A key factor missing in a lot of todays Hip Hop. For HOLY SVN, […]
Autumn! is back with a new EP, “#BB4GC2 ##B4GC2”. Autumn’s latest release was originally a SoundCloud exclusive before being released on all streaming platforms. In […]
Richie Rozay’s new project ‘Lead The Way’ cements him as one of the premier and well respected talents out of the Bronx. Rozay makes sure to showcase his talent while also highlighting the City’s best young talent. On the 12-track effort, Rozay has features from Highbridge the Label’s Lil Rekk and Don Q as well as Drill Rap heavyweights like B-Lovee and Sha Ek.
The Carson, CA native Reason releases the video for ‘Barley Miss’. Directed by Jazz Carter & Carlos Acosta. Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith is the executive producer. Reason dove deeper into the reasoning and understanding behind ‘Barley Miss’ in his interview with ‘Colors’. Reason also provided ‘A Color Show’ for the viewers.
His initial debut came last summer with the release of Fenix Flexin Vol 1. Gaining over 35 million streams, the mixtape was led by the singles “10 Toes” and “Risky”.
Grammy Award Winning Song Writer Nija Charles Is Releasing Her Inner Voice In New Single “Love Like This”
At 24 years old, Charles has written Billboard charting hits for artists including The Carters, Cardi B, Chris Brown, Maroon 5, and Ariana Grande.
Brooklyn Drill pioneer, 22Gz continues his run of releasing new singles. With newly released ‘Sniper Gang Freestyle Pt.2’. 22Gz casts a long shadow over the genre. Showcasing a one-of-kind combination of menacing melodies and razor-sharp rhymes. A new release from 22Gz wouldn’t be the same without a visual to go along with it. Therefore, it is only right that a visual accompanied the release.
Young Franco brings us a new song to ride to with “Like That” featuring New Orleans artist, Pell. The sound is a futuristic play on your cookout favorites. Producer JaFunk adds a bass-line that gives some funk that music has been missing. We all roll the window down a bit when we have a good song that we want the world to hear, let’s be honest.
On August 6th, the hottest youth fashion organization known as Young Atlanta is having their 10-year anniversary and are hosting it right at the High […]
On “Wockin’ On A Wire” GANG51E proves why his sound is so popular. GANG51E reminds me of Rod Wave a bit on this track, harmonizing his pain in relatable fashion. NoCap was the perfect feature for this track. Adding the mainstream element that’ll hopefully take this song over the top.
Teenaged New York Drill star Kay Flock reassembles one of the Bronx’s most invigorating trios. Tapping in with B-Lovee and Dougie B for the dynamic new track ‘Brotherly Love Pt.2’. The new track features production by A Lau & Matt Marvin combined with fresh vigorous verses from the trio.”Pt.2″ comes complete with a transporting music video. Bringing viewers into the Bronx and capturing the energy of the bulsting borough.
In the Barefoot visual we see TG & Fredo turn up, barefoot literally. The track contains that classic Bayou production and is a no brainer for any car ride or gym session.
Although many people will now start to find out about Joony after his feature on Brent’s album, he also recently dropped some work himself. Back in May, Joony released 11 song project “Pretty In Black”.
DJ Premier Celebrates 50 years Of Hip Hop With ‘DJ PREMIER: HIP HOP 50 VOLUME 1’ Including Features From Lil Wayne, Nas, Joey Bada$$, & More.
With Hip Hop 50 being DJ Premier’s first project since GangStarrs’, ‘One of the Best Yet’ in 2019. Premier is in full celebration for 50 years of Hip Hop. With Premier being one of Hip Hop’s most pre-eminent producers, he also tapped into a star studded list of features. The features include, Nas, Lil Wayne, Joey Bada$$, Remy Ma, Rapsody, Run The Jewels, and Slick Rick. It is only right that the cultures foremost architects set off Mass Appeal’s Hip Hop 50: The Soundtrack. With the goal of showcasing 50 years of Hip Hip, it seemed right for DJ Premier to establish the series of EP’s with one of the most recognizable voices in all of rap and Hip-Hop. To help further establish 50 years of Hip-Hop, DJ Premier brings on som
Modesto Califronia’s Bankrol Hayden Hits The Hills For “Deep End” Visual Featuring Lil Skies & Einer Bankz
Bankrol Hayden was recently featured on YouTube’s “Artist on the Rise: Trending” series. Next up for Bankrol, is a much anticipated performance at Dover, DE’s upcoming Firefly Music Festival. Set for Sunday, September 25.
KUT Magazine Issue 2 Releases This Sunday, Juneteenth Featuring Akintoye, DJ Diamond Kuts, Artists To Watch Summer ‘22 + More.
KUT Magazine Issue 2 will be a available for digital download on 6/19/2022
Supreme Carl is an artist an creative hailing from The Bronx. Carl has made our page before with the release of cool singles, and now he returns with a new track “Make It Easy”
We see JuS using around with a calm and cool Ma$e-esque flow on his latest release.”Same CODE” is a melodic tale of Jus Code’s come up and all he’s accomplished so far while remaining true to the Code. JuS CODE is name that you should keep an eye on as we move into summer ’22. “Same CODE” is a taste of what’s to come from JuS.
Get a Bag is more than just a catchy party jam. It’s a sex-positive anthem encouraging women to be unrelenting in all money-making pursuits and unapologetic in embracing their sensuality and sexuality. Like Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s “WAP” or City Girls’ “Act Up”, “Get a Bag” refuses to cater to the male gaze and rejects sexual double standards.
“GOAT” is the leading single from his upcoming project ‘Results Take Time’, set to release Summer 2022. Directed by JD Films, the visual features Symba in a locker room press conference, as he raps about various musical accolades or his lack thereof. Regardless, he is prideful of his position and effort put forth within the industry.
The new album, “DEATHFAME”, was produced by Quelle himself, Chris Keys and Knxwledge. The record plays like it was heard before in a past life. With reminiscent flows and honest lyrics everyone can relate to, it creatively navigates through humility, existence, and peace. The basic human needs we’ve learned to appreciate. Especially during a pandemic.
Omaha, Nebraska native Sammy Wilk makes his debut to our page with the release of his new single “Mexico”. Like many in his generation, Sammy […]
EL Camino is versatile when it comes to storytelling and painting the picture for his listeners. He creates tales and violent adventures but can flip the script mid-verse to a moody and soulful singing voice. With these abilities he can create a wide variety of tracks that will lure listeners in to hear more.
After putting in a level of work on the m-i-c over the past three years the rapper Skilla Baby now has tens of thousands of listeners tuning-in for new music every month. The man is set to dominate the top of the charts with his latest joint “Tim Dunkin”. Featuring the legendary talents of Sada Baby alongside Skilla Baby’s undeniably groundbreaking swagger in a collaborative effort second to none. Together they’re taking it to the next-level in 2022 from sight to sound with the worldwide release of “Tim Dunkin” and explicit new video supporting it.
Kevin Gates has announced the long-awaited release of his third studio album, KHAZA, due to arrive via Bread Winner Alumni/Atlantic Records on Friday, June 17th. […]
“Keeper” is Toosii’s first single of 2022. If the rest of his music is as genuine and hypnotic as this one, he is set up for a great rest of the year. A gratitude expressing track that celebrates finding your “Keeper” and growing old together. Even referencing Uncle Phill and Aunt Viv from Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. A tender yet blistering sound with realism and humor that are represented in his music. This song reminds the listener that the 22-year-old Syracuse-born, Raleigh-based artist is indeed a “Keeper” in the music industry. An ever-evolving, ever surprising artist who grinds like he still has something to prove.
With plans to release their album, ‘Killing Nothing’ on May 20th of this year, Boldy James and Real Bad Man give listeners a taste of what is yet to come. Boldy James and Real Bad Man release, “All The Way Out”, the first single off their new album coming later this month.
The Marathon (Cultivation) also celebrates the upcoming opening of The Marathon (Collective), a premier THC and CBD retail store set to officially open its doors at 7011 Canoga Ave. Los Angeles, CA 91303 on Saturday, June 18.
Boslen’s new Single, “Fallen Star” gives listener a taste of what is yet to come. Boslen provides a great deal of storytelling as his vocals and harmonies pair well with Y2K’s cascading 808s. “Fallen Star” is an uplifting single that provides emotional storytelling that is portrayed as an origin story for Boslen, as listeners await his upcoming album, “GONZO”, expected to release sometime this year.
We love to see artists reflect on their days of going through the so-called storm. With his own fair share of losses, Trapland Pat naturally names his newest single, “Losses”. In fact, coming up, his football dreams came to a screeching halt in high school when his scholarship to Indiana State was revoked. After football, Trapland Pat pivoted his way into music and found success. The Deerfield Beach, FL native has the realest advice on how to turn your Ls into Ws in his newest song, “Losses”.
J.Stone Release New Single, “Weekend” Featuring Young Dolph Ahead Of “Definition Of Sacrifice” Album Out June 15th
J. Stone’s single is just a tease of what is yet to come as he plans on releasing his album, ‘The Definition of sacrifice’, rounding out his Definition trilogy. Set to release June 15th of this year. ‘The Definition of sacrifice’ is packed with talented producers and artists including, Swizz Beatz, JadaKiss, KCamp, Styles P, and as mentioned earlier Young Dolph, who is featured on two tracks.