West New York Lyricist CRIMEAPPLE Releases The Agent Orange Inspired Track “DONNIE”

Posted: February 15th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » I have been sharing CRIMEAPPLE'S (formerly Vasco) music for years. He is one of the most lyrically gifted rappers doing it right now. It seems like CRIME spent some time away from the microphone to regroup and change the direction of his art. Recently, his lyrical prowess was on full display on the Show Off Radio show hosted by Static Selektah. "DONNIE" does sound like El Chapo in the tunnel, click play. Read more

Theodore Grams Releases His 5-Track EP ‘Vice City’ Prod. By Noah Breakfast & Drizz Koby

Posted: February 9th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, EPs, Independent, Stream | Tags: , , | No Comments » After spending a weekend in Miami, Florida for Art Basel this year I got to know Philadelphia emcee, Theodore Grams a bit more. He is one of the most thorough dudes coming out of Philadelphia, but his impressive catalog of music has not yet reached the masses. Grams offers the grittiness Lil Uzi Vert and PNB Rock lack. That is not a shot. It is simply a fact. Grams and the Phrat live what they rhyme about. His latest project, Vice City is a reflection of his lifestyle and desire to rise above certain Read more

Rapper/Songwriter Phresco Releases A New Track Entitled, “Andale” Prod. By MKSB

Posted: February 9th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » When we listen to Phresco's music his dope lyricism and flow is undeniable. His style of hip-hop is a reflection of what is hot in the game right now. That is not a diss. Phresco is a relatively unknown rapper. If his catalog was rerecorded by a popular rap artist some of his songs could be Billboard hits. "Andale" produced by MKSB/ is a perfect example. The track has all the makings required for a hit rap record. Hopefully, this song and other tracks from Phresco's catalog will be promoted properly Read more

Offbeat Lyricist Parker Caexar Of The New Jersey Rap Collective Off Top Releases “Fila Gear”

Posted: February 9th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , , | No Comments » Recently, I was introduced to the New Jersey hip-hop collective Off Top. I was blessed with the opportunity to have a conversation with two members of Off Top, Parker Caexar and Ice Cream Eric. The group is bringing an offbeat style to the New Jersey hip-hop scene. At first glance, some may compare Off Top to early Odd Future Wolfgang content. However, Off Top displays sharper rhyming abilities that took OF more time to develop. "Fila Gear" produced by MF Doom puts the spotlight on Off Top member, Read more

C-Black Releases His First Single Of 2017 Entitled, “Drink It Up”

Posted: January 31st, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » Today concludes the first month of the new year. Rapper, C-Black releases his first single of 2017 entitled, "Drink It Up". He hovers his magnifying glass over society and the current rap scene. The lyrical content is conscious, but not too preachy. You can hear the passion in his lyrics, because he is a self-assured lyricist filled with angst about the world around him. After listening to "Drink It Up" some of us might scratch our heads and say, "How Sway?" Read more