Hip-Hop | Young Franco Links With Abhi The Nomad on “Angel”

Posted by on November 19, 2019

Australian talent Young Franco has certainly made waves this year. After receiving his US visa, he’s already gone on 2 tours and played festivals like HARD Summer. Now he’s released a new single with Abhi The Nomad that I just can’t get enough of. The smooth indie electronic jam is as enjoyable as apple pie. Check it out below and keep your eye on this burgeoning star.

Abstract Hip-Hop, Chill, Hip-Hop | Drex Carter and Kkami Connect on THAW

Posted by on November 15, 2019

With stellar beats from Kkami and dope flows from Drex Carter, THAW is well worth listening to. The EP is a great introduction to both artists if you are unfamiliar with their prior music, while also showing a different side of each artist’s normal style. Drex’ approach is more laid back and less lyrical than his older music and Kkami’s hybrid instrumentals on this one lean a bit more in the indie scene compared to his older drops. Tune in above now. Also, be sure to check out a new video off the EP by clicking here.

Hip-Hop, RnB | Vic August Hits With New ‘xx’ EP

Posted by on November 11, 2019

Australian rapper, Vic August, arrives with his new EP, “xx“. With previous singles in the project already making noise on a number of official Spotify Playlists, the early casting is that of an artist ready to make the crossover into the states.

With tracks such as the guitar driven “Approach” and the melodic “Bring Em Out”, the package is rounded on vibes and super cohesive from tune to tune. With his already growing presence in Australia and abroad, he’s definitely and emerging artist that should for sure make it onto some ‘artist to watch’ lists this year.

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Hip-Hop | Trizz Teams up with Cal-E-Clipz and Jaeo Draftpick for ‘Hell’s Kitchen’

Posted by on October 18, 2019

LA based MC Trizz is back on Tommy Boy with his latest single, “Hell’s Kitchen”, featuring Cal-E-Clipz and fellow label mate Jaeo Draftpick.  Since first being discovered by Sacramento veteran Brotha Lynch Hung, Trizz has gone on to develop a remarkable independent catalog, racking up tens of millions of streams and building a devoted fanbase. 

With over 12 albums under his belt and having toured the US and UK with artists like Tech N9ne, Cunninlynguists, Brotha Lynch Hung, Rittz and Audio PushTrizz continues to be one of the most consistent MC’s in the game. His latest offering is further proof of his undeniable talent, knack for lyricism and never-duplicated swag. This, mixed with the smooth production make for a great track.

RnB | Get To Know Soulful Singer/Songwriter Marie Lang with smooth new single “Comfort Zone”

Posted by on October 8, 2019

Hailing from Vienna, Austria, Marie Lang discovered her love for music at an early age, which led her to relocate to Boston in 2012 to attend Berklee College of Music. Going through adolescence in the early 2000s, it is no surprise that the artist’s melodies pay subtle tribute to her childhood idols Destiny’s Child and Lauryn Hill. Her new single is an ode to these influences as well as navigating adult relationships. “Comfort Zone” Lang shares, “whether it’s about the wrong timing or feeling like something is missing. Which I feel can be a common feeling after college, at least for me because it’s been such a transformative time where I sometimes haven’t really figured out what I want out of something,” when speaking about her relationships which have inspired the single and the entire EP. This one is a must-listen!

Hip-Hop, Rap | Tef Poe Drops Off New Single ‘Believe Me’

Posted by on October 4, 2019

Tef Poe, an author, educator, award-winning journalist, social revolutionary and lifelong MC, is ready to make some waves with his new single, “Believe Me”. Fresh off of a month-long journey to Jordan where he represented the United States Hip Hop community as part of a fellowship with Next Level USA and after going through some personal hardships, Tef Poe’s new single is a heartfelt banger.

Now back with a new hunger and a stash of insane tracks, Tef Poe is ready to close out 2019 on a high note, starting with his new single.  Fast fire flows, deep hitting bars and an unmatched energy carry the track, sure to give longtime fans something to be excited about and new fans something fresh for their playlists.

Hip-Hop, Rap | Dandelot Releases New Single and Video “Tutu”

Posted by on September 30, 2019

Genre defying artist and producer, Dandelot returns with his sophomore single and video for “Tutu”. The track follows his well received debut “David”. Fusing an eclectic Hip-Hop beat over a classically influenced piano loop, “Tutu” catches you on first listen with its catchy flows. As the title hints, his background as a ballet pianist plays a big part in the song’s inspiration and theme. Shot in a ballet studio, the stunning, self-directed visual is a work of art in its own right. Featuring a trio of synchronized ballerinas and immersive close ups, it’s a visual feast. With influences ranging from Kanye West to Bon Iver, Dandelot the real deal when it comes to artistry. Evident from this latest drop, this rising NY-based talent is certainly someone to keep on your radar.