Album: DamnJet – “Item 9”

Experimental rap is on the rise, and Philadelphia’s DAMNJET is giving his own perspective on the growing subgenre with his newly released album Item 9. It’s all vivid colors and vibes, a testament to weed and its ability to help us tap into our creativity. Each song on the album is unique, with a plethora…

Video: Tarrus Riley – Love Salute

Love and togetherness have been the theme at the heart of Lover’s Rock since the genre’s inception. International recording artist Tarrus Riley releases his most recent track, “Love Salute”.  A contemporary take on Roots Reggae, with an infectious yet familiar baseline. Appealing to younger audiences and traditional Reggae fans, “Love Salute” is a heart-warming track with a powerful…

Audio: Doley Bernays – “Is It Cold Yet?”

As many know, Doley Bernays loves to drop music around his favorite season. The title itself asks, Is It Cold Yet? insinuates that his time is here. Many of his supporters rely on his music to get them through the fall and winter season. New Yorkers are known to turn their hustle up around this…

Masicka Holds Exclusive Listening Session in NYC For Upcoming Album, ‘438’

Many talented Reggae artists from Jamaica are known to make timeless and substantial music. Born and raised in Portmore, Jamaica, Masicka lives up to the standard of continuously creating hit records. Last week, he held a private listening event at Quad Studios in New York City, for some media and fans to give their feedback on his upcoming album, 438 that…

Video: GuMitch – “Focus”

“After taking the time to dig into my craft from the beginning to now, I felt the need to get back to giving ’em that original trap bottom music and displayed that in the visual,” GuMitch says about his new song and video “Focus.” “The song itself speaks on real trap shit which is my daily reality.”

Video: Jake James – “Count It Slow”

NY-newcomer Jake James has released his new single and video “Count It Slow” via Encore Music Group. The larger-than-life visual finds Jake in true Wolf Of Wall Street form rapping on his earnings from a bird’s-eye-view of Manhattan. Co-produced by GRAMMY award winners, Street Symphony (Nipsey Hussle, Meek Mill, Dave East) and Dirty Rice (Lecrae, Andy Mineo) “Count It Slow”  is true to Jake’s…

Five Venoms Hosts DJ Appreciation Dinner

DJ Five Venoms made sure to give his fellow DJ’s their flowers during New York City’s Rolling Loud weekend. The appreciation dinner paid homage to the DJs from the epicenter of hip-hop, New York City. No stranger to New York’s heavy hitters, Jue Lan Club hosted DJ Five Venoms and special guests such as DJ…

Audio: LA The Goat – 813 Day

LA The Goat, the Tampa rapper pays homage to his city’s area code with 813 DAY, his official debut EP available today via Jermaine Dupri’s So So Def/Def Jam Recordings. Centerpiece of the EP is “Bounce It” featuring Big Freedia, the Queen of Bounce in a matchup of eclectic, complementary, but never conflicting hip-hop styles. Though…

Audio: Loot Tae – “Hurt Alone”

Loot Tae releases his new single titled “Hurt Alone.” When asked about his music, the Cleveland native says, “Growing up and having to find different outlets as a young male, music has turned into my life and has helped me overcome many things throughout my years. My music is not only for me to express myself…

Video: Nu Jerzey Twork – “Strapped In”

Trenton, New Jersey artist Nu Jerzey Twork drops off his official music video for his record entitled “Strapped In”. Spyy vs Spyy is the first of a new Battle Rap compilation album series showcasing the newest music from today’s hottest Battle Rappers! Nu Jerzey Twork, Goodz, Chess, Jus Daze, Crystal Renee, Strapped1700, O.T.M to name…