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MostDope debuts new visual for his infectious party anthem “Exotic”

Posted: March 30th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: Articles, Independent, Videos | Tags: | No Comments » MostDope is one of the most talented hip-hop artist in the Tri-state area. The Monmouth County native has been a force within the Asbury Park music scene for over three years. His cocky, provocative lyrics shine bright on tracks like "3 X's", "Wyfa (Where Ya Friends At?)", and "Try Me". Earlier this year he released a 10-track project entitled, No Pressure which features other Central Jersey standouts like Mula O and Joe College. Recently, MostDope premiered his new music video for single, Read more

MostDope Flaunts Versatility with ‘Hood Gospel’ & the ‘Some Singin’ N***a’ EP

Posted: October 9th, 2019 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, EPs, Independent | No Comments » MostDope is an ideal rap star for this current era of hip-hop. Comparable to rappers like TJ Porter or G Herbo, MostDope spits melodically-brash rhymes written for goons and gals everywhere. This year, the Asbury Park, New Jersey native has released two projects. Hood Gospel, a 12-track effort that streams like a sermon recited by a charismatic preacher with street smarts. The album features standout tracks like "Check," "Wyfa (Where Ya Friends At?)" and "What YOU Thought IT WAS?." Recently, Read more

OFFTOPKILLS Douses Airwaves with New Single “Perrier”

Posted: October 8th, 2019 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent | Tags: | No Comments » OFFTOPKILLS is one of the most talented hip-hop groups in New Jersey. The quartet has a knack of energizing concertgoers with spirited live performances and increasing their fan base through effective promotional rollouts. "Perrier" is the latest example of the groups creative depth. The track's lush soundscape is a sonic hip-hop fairy tale. Gnarly Nonsense and Ice Cream Eric each deliver offbeat verses to exhibit their nuanced rap styles. We're eager to see what is on the horizon for Read more

RetroI$Awesome Has A Shining Moment With New Visual “Iced Out/Evolve”

Posted: November 13th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments »

I never listen to RetroI$Awesome expecting to hear great lyricism. I am most attracted (pause) to his charisma and overall aesthetic. "Iced Out/Evolve" is vibe rap at its finest. The kind of rap you nod your head and do weird arm motions to. You feel me?

The music video boasts thoughtful multi-layered special effects created by Preston Dor. He and Retro brilliantly conceptualize a visual that personifies each track. "Iced Out/Evolve" is a shining moment for the talented artist.

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Freehold, NJ Rap Artist SG Rhymes About Personal Struggles On “The Art of Storytelling”

Posted: November 13th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments »

In hip-hop, authenticity is few and far between. Too many rap artists believe "faking it until you make it" is a surefire way to success. After listening to "The Art of Storytelling" by rapper SG (Sergio Garcia), I believe he does not share that sentiment.

The Freehold, New Jersey emcee tells a compelling story about his life. "I once said to myself that I would never make it, with all this bully type shit knowing I couldn't face it." His rhymes about personal struggles with bullying exudes Read more