Garden State Hip-Hop Giveaway: Win A Pair of Tickets to See Lil Durk Live in NYC

Posted: February 15th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Events | Tags: , | No Comments » On Saturday, February 20th, Lil Durk will be bringing his 300 Days, 300 Nights tour to New York City's Gramercy Theatre presented by My Mixtapez. Tickets are sold out but Garden State Hip-Hop is giving away a pair to one lucky winner. Win your way into the concert by following the steps below. 1. Follow the Garden State Hip-Hop Twitter profile and Like our Facebook page. 2. Retweet our ticket giveaway announcement on Twitter. This giveaway will conclude on Saturday, February 20th at 12 p.m. Read more

Watch J.Y.’s Latest Music Video For “FV$HO!” + Details About His Upcoming Album ‘LENNY’

Posted: October 15th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Events, Independent, Videos | Tags: , , | No Comments » Get Lifted Entertainment recording artist J.Y. dropped a music video for his single "FV$HO!". The song may not appear on his upcoming album Lenny, but it is worth a listen. Speaking of the new album, J.Y. will be hosting a listening party at Smash Studios in New York City on October 29th. RSVP at this email address jygetliftedent(at)gmail.com. Read more

Watch: “Kenny” Mixtape Release Party Recap

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Events, Independent, Videos | Tags: | No Comments » My good friend YS Films created this awesome recap video of the Kenny mixtape release party. Kenny's music gives listeners a blue-collar perspective on his surroundings, presented in a uniquely honest, and refreshing manner. It sets him apart from others in this "backpack rap," and "gangsta hip-hop" world. Watch the video and download KENNY. Read more

Kenny, Live at Kung Fu Necktie in Philadelphia

Posted: March 18th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Articles, Events, Independent | Tags: | No Comments » Photos by: Yinka Soda This past Friday, Kenneth “Kenny” Sullivan, renowned Philadelphia rapper, producer, and performer extraordinaire, officially released his self-titled mixtape, KENNY, a 14-track project that takes listeners on a nostalgic journey through his ascent toward greatness. This well-composed artist, raised just outside of Philly, in Cheltenham, has used the studio and the stage to bring an unmatched influence to the City of Brotherly Love and other artists, through his music. Read more

Spotlight: AfroPUNK Fest ’13

Posted: August 27th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Events | Tags: , , | No Comments » Last Saturday, flocks of young people exited the York Street station in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn, New York. As I walked gripping the straps of my backpack towards the corner of Jay St., I realized we were all heading in the same direction. Friendly conversations ensued as groups of men and women paraded down Sands St. in route to the 2013 AfroPUNK Festival. At the streets intersection loud music thumped in the shadows of the Farragut Housing Projects. Some decided to cut through the projects Read more