Video: Joe College, “Blown Away”

Posted: November 18th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » Joe College is one of the best rap artists at the Jersey Shore. His lyrics, beat selection, and bravado has made him a standout amongst other rappers. "Blown Away" is the latest gem from his repertoire. Watch this video and download his new project Rugged But Smooth. Read more

Video: I.N.X., “NorthSide”

Posted: November 18th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments »   Police brutality has been a problem in our society for decades. After the deaths of Mike Brown and Eric Garner made national headlines, news programs have begun to pay more attention to the brutality occurring in some of our cities. Delaware rap artist, I.N.X. lets listeners know how these injustices have effected him and his community in the new music video for "NorthSide". Read more

Album Review: ADH, ‘ADH Unplugged’

Posted: November 17th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Reviews | Tags: , | No Comments » ADH Unplugged is a 12-track acoustic album from a live performance in New Brunswick. ADH currently resides in New Jersey, but hails from Brooklyn, NY where he grew up listening to rappers like Jay-Z and the Notorious B.I.G. From his cadence to his poetic nature over the electric instrumentation, it didn’t take long for me to grow fond of this introspective artist. ADH’s music is a mirror of his motto (and song) “2LV,” which stands for live, laugh, vibe. The high-energy project will Read more

Derek: Lucid Dreams 3 (Mixtape)

Posted: November 17th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Mixtapes | Tags: , | No Comments » 19-year-old Long Branch NJ rapper, Derek just released the third chapter of his Lucid Dreams mixtape series. With Lucid Dreams 3, Derek shows his lyrical improvement with a fairly dark approach to every song, as he tackles a variety of things that have been bothering him. Derek manages provide words of wisdom to inspire listeners to be aware of their own potential. The 11-track mixtape varies in production, but certainly tells a story of this young and reckless emcee as he talks his shit and reps Read more

Van Shivers Featuring Steeve Sam, “These Streets”

Posted: November 17th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent | Tags: , , | No Comments » Van Shivers is a rapper from South Bound Brook, New Jersey that just dropped a new self-produced single entitled, "These Streets.” The cut features singer Steeve Sam who weaves in and out of the cut with soulful adlibs and Trenton rapper Wonder, who has the last verse. Stream Van Shiver’s gritty new anthem below! Read more

Kid Leo – Jetpack (Mixtape)

Posted: October 30th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Mixtapes | Tags: , | No Comments » Kid Leo is the 22-year-old rapper from Bridgewater, New Jersey that just released his 10-track Jetpack mixtape. The project takes us into the world of Kid Leo as he adjusts to being a parent, and deals with problems with depression. Don't worry, the mixtape isn't all tears, and definitely has some fun, catchy tracks like "Swing My Way." With Jetpack, Kid Leo uses a variety of flows and production that show he is an eclectic MC that is trying to make a sound of his own. Download Now Read more

Rell Rock, “Be Quiet”

Posted: October 28th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent | Tags: , | No Comments » Camden, New Jersey rap artist Rell Rock is back with a new joint entitled, "Be Quiet" produced by TMB Mafia. Her upcoming album American Hustle will be available on November 25. Read more

ADH: Unplugged (Live Album)

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent | Tags: , | No Comments » Music artist, producer and drummer ADH releases the follow up to The Vibe 2 mixtape with his latest work ADH Unplugged! A 12-track live recorded album that embodies true artistry andpassion for the art of performance and authentic expression. Tracklisting: 1. ADH vs. Alpha 2. Live It Up 3. 2LV 4. Addiction 5. The New Woman 6. Sabat Feat. Omari O'neal 7. Yeah 8. Dreaming 9. Self Thoughts Feat. David Jay 10. Love Time Travel Feat. David Jay 11. The Difference Bonus: Expensive Rant Download Read more

NJ Rebels, “Zombies”

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent | Tags: , | No Comments » New music from one of New Jeru's best hip-hop groups the New Jersey Rebels. This will be the first release off their upcoming compilation album which will be available next month. Read more

TheParty Feat. Esso – “Lost N U”

Posted: October 9th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent | No Comments » Long Branch singer and producer, TheParty just released a self-produced cut entitled "Lost N U." The track certainly has an electronic, R&B feel that is becoming more popular in today's music. TheParty's voice is accompanied with auto-tune, but the track is still catchy and he manages the sound well. I'm looking forward to the next release from this artist. Read more