Video: Rell Rock, “You Won’t”

Posted: April 13th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » Camden, New Jersey rap artist Rell Rock challenges her listeners to put themselves in her shoes on "You Won't". She gives us a closer look into the struggles of being a woman in the world and hip-hop. "You Won't" can be heard on her new album Black Diamond. Read more

Video: C-Black, “Parliament”

Posted: April 13th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » C-Black releases his highly anticipated music video for "Parliament", a single from his album Black Poetry Vol. 1. "Parliament" showcases C-Black's thought provoking lyricism and unique rhyme schemes. Black Poetry Vol. 1 is available now on iTunes.   Read more

Video: DJ Cooley, “If You Was Me”

Posted: April 13th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: DJ's, Independent, Producers, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » New Jersey rapper and producer, Dj Cooley has cooked up another turn up single with his latest visual release "If You Was Me.” Through the trippy effects and autotune, Cooley appears carefree but manages to deliver a serious message to haters that are quick to give advice. It’s easy for people to tell you what to do when they are not in your shoes. We are also treated to a cinematic-like ending where Cooley is posted up kingpin style. Watch the dope, new music video below! Read more

Video: Kosha Dillz, “Been Down”

Posted: April 2nd, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » After an amazing SXSW run, Kosha Dillz releases a new music video for "Been Down". The video was shot during his travels in Amsterdam and explores the perils of loneliness and depression. Catch Kosha this summer at Vans Warp Tour in a city near you. Read more

Video: Ariana DeBoo, “Apparently (Cover)”

Posted: April 2nd, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: | No Comments » Today, singer-songwriter Ariana DeBoo released her music video performing a cover of J. Cole’s song “Apparently”. Accompanied by her acoustic guitar, Ariana’s beautiful voice adds a harmonious twist to one of J. Cole’s standout tracks. The Seattle native has gained notoriety from her collaborations with Sam Lachow, but after watching this video, viewers will yearn for more solo efforts. Read more

Brock Berrigan: Chapter 10 (Album)

Posted: March 26th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Producers | Tags: , | No Comments » During a ten month period of traveling and self discovery, Brock Berrigan's experiences inspired this new album entitled, Chapter 10. All 18-tracks have unique samples and sounds crafted with Brock's MPD24. The album is smooth, well polished and is a great manifestation of his producing ability. Tracklisting: 1. Introduction 2. Chapter 10 3. The Preacher 4. The Night Is Young 5. Businessman Dave 6. Three AM 7. Trial and Error 8. Solitude 9. Off The Beaten Path 10. Valley of Fire 11. Read more

J1k: The Vault Vol. 2 (Mixtape)

Posted: March 24th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Producers | Tags: | No Comments » The Vault Vol. 2 smooth sampled productions will have you lost in a journey, and kicking yourself for not having discovered his work earlier. This is the second volume in a 3-part series of his best instrumentals. Grab the collection on Bandcamp, before download credits run out. Tracklisting: 1. Are You Sure 2. Os Grillos 3. Now 4. Somebody 5. Tango 6. Come Live With Me 7. The Little Things 8. Sun 9. Wonder 10. Cloudy 11. Tribe 12. Chill 13. Strategy 14. So Close To You 15. Here Read more

Van Shivers Ft. Serene, “Choices”

Posted: March 24th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent | Tags: , , | No Comments » New Jersey artist Van Shivers recruits vocalist Serene for a conscious new single titled, "Choices." The heavy voiced emcee, fits well over the bass heavy V Don production as he addresses how his life has become better after going through various obstacles. Losing friends who he once considered to be family, and making bad decisions has toughened Shivers, but also has given him more opportunity to be happy with the knowledge he has gained. Shivers remains calm and honest as he spits , "I thought Read more

Video: Reck ICU, “Killin’ Em”

Posted: March 18th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , , , | No Comments » "Killin' Em" is the latest single by Irvington, New Jersey native Reck. The video is directed by Secret Society general, Nimi Hendrix. While Reck is surrounded by the ICU Boyz, Nimi captures the grittiness of the streets to bring his lyrics to life. Read more

Video: Alph Ghost, “Sose Platinum Freestyle”

Posted: March 18th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » Sose Platinum is releasing freestyle videos featuring some of the best up-and-coming rap artists in Central New Jersey. Alph Ghost steps up to the plate for the 35th edition of the series. Read more