Album Review: Hasan Salaam ‘Life In Black & White’

Posted: May 4th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Independent | No Comments » When it comes to race it is a subject that people are afraid to discuss. It has been a topic that naturally draws lines between people and divides them. This causes many to decide to put issues involving race out of their minds for fear of saying the wrong thing and being viewed as a bigot especially in our judge-first culture. However, by not speaking about something there is no motive to push forward and grow. This creates a situation where philosophies and attitudes become stagnant as no one will Read more

Newark, New Jersey Native Kay Tills Releases His Debut Album ‘Side B’

Posted: May 4th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Producers, Stream | Tags: , , | No Comments » Newark, New Jersey native Kay Tills releases his debut album Side B. The album is a combination of Kay's life experiences growing up in the inner city. Side B, which features 14-tracks were all produced by ToneDeaf Productions. Read more

Saint x Uniiqu3 Bring The Party Vibes With “Yo (I’m Lit)”

Posted: May 4th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, DJ's, Independent, Producers, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » Los Angeles, CA based producer Saint collaborates with New Jersey's own Uniiqu3 on "Yo (I'm Lit)". A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to watch Uniiqu3 perform a brief set at Yes Julz 1am Vibes party in Newark. She's definitely go it and "Yo (I'm Lit)" is proof. Hopefully these two will have more collaborations coming soon. Read more

Cymarshall Law & Mr. Joeker Drop A New Music Video For “Martin, Malcolm & Madiba” From Their Upcoming Album Hip-Hop In The Soul 3

Posted: May 2nd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Producers, Videos | Tags: , , | No Comments » Cymarshall Law and Mr. Joeker release the music video for "Martin, Malcolm & Madiba" from their upcoming album Hip-Hop in the Soul 3, which will be available on May 20. This music video was filmed at Harry S. Truman High School in the Bronx, New York. Read more

Listen To Solo For Dolo’s New Song “Don’t Rap”

Posted: May 2nd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » S4D believes half the music out right now is garbage. "Don't Rap" exposes the 99% of rappers who aren't true lyricist. This song is scheduled to appear on Solo's upcoming album Last Call For Apathy. Don't Rap (dirty version) by Solo For Dolo Read more

New Jersey Producer Ryan Stone Releases The Fourth Installment Of Instrumentals For The Diamond EP

Posted: May 2nd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Producers, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » Ryan Stone, a 21-year-old music producer releases the fourth edition of his monthly installment of instrumentals. These beats all help to tell the story of an individual going through depression, and the peaks and valleys that come with a darkened state of mind. Diamond EP by Ryan Stone Read more

Moruf Drops A New Track Entitled, “Golden Lakes”

Posted: April 29th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Producers | Tags: , , | No Comments » This is a pleasant surprise from M-double. One of New Jersey's best lyricist blesses us with a new track entitled, "Golden Lakes" produced by Ohbliv. Click play, sit back and vibe. Read more

Devine Carama Drops “What’s Love” Featuring Fredd C (Prod. By Jet Taylor)

Posted: April 12th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: | No Comments » Devine Carama releases the second track from his upcoming project The Glorious B.I.G.. "What's Love" features Lexington, KY emcee Fredd C. Read Devine's thoughts on the song: "Anybody that has ever been apart of the rap game in any capacity knows how cut throat the business is. Living in a small hip hop market like Lexington, KY we deal with the "crab in a bucket" mentality more times than not. Young vs.old, conscious vs gangsta, lyrical vs melodic, etc. Fredd C (who is is 15 years my junior) Read more

The Ugly’s Run New Jersey! Watch Mista Splurge’s New Music Video For “Jerome Jhamal”

Posted: April 8th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » The Ugly's run New Jersey! "Jerome Jhamal" is one of those lit rap songs you have to blast at ignorant levels. Mista Splurge is a New Jersey-based rap artist with great range and a growing fan base. Download the "Jerome Jhamal" single off iTunes now. Read more

Bonnie B Drops Her New Music Video For “DRUGS REMIXXX” Shot By Dolo Filmz

Posted: April 8th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » Bonnie B, a.k.a. Young Gri$elda drops a new visual for "DRUGS REMIXX". The music video was shot and directed by Dolo Filmz, check it out. Read more