Listen To Deal The Villain’s Latest EP ‘Beards x Beats x Kicks’ Featuring Production By Flying Lotus & Knxwledge

Posted: June 21st, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: EPs, Independent, Stream | Tags: , , , | No Comments » I vividly remember Deal The Villain posted up in the cut waiting his turn to rap at the 2011 Garden State Hip-Hop Cypher. The rap heavyweight turned heads with his distinctive voice and nonchalant rhyming cadence. It was no secret that rap came easy to the northern New Jersey native. Since appearing in the 2011 Garden State Hip-Hop Cypher Deal, also known as DTV has poked his head in and out of the rap game. Perhaps he needed time to reflect on what made him fall in love with hip-hop to begin with. Judging Read more

Listen To “Up” By Dolla$ignDunn

Posted: June 17th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » Dolla$ignDunn has a great voice on the microphone. The slight rasp in his vocals sounds like each word is delivered from the pit of his stomach. Personally, I would not consider this to be an energetic track but the pulsing strings heard in the instrumental will keep your head nodding. Listen to "Up" right now. Read more

Listen To Joe College’s New Song “You Think I Didn’t When I Did” Prod. By Drew & Qdott.Davis

Posted: May 31st, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » Joe College has yet to fall short creatively. If you have followed his progress over the past few years his content has improved tremendously. "You Think I Didn't When I Did" produced by Drew and Qdott.Davis is a player's anthem. Think Jay Z's "Girls, Girls, Girls" or Mase's "Lookin' at Me". The song is suave and the beat creates a swaggering aura, especially when Shelsie's vocals are added to the track. If you like this, watch Joe College perform live tonight at The Saint in Asbury Park, NJ. Read more

Passport Rav Releases A New Track Inspired By Mental Health Awareness Month Entitled, “Surrender”

Posted: May 23rd, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » My favorite hip-hop songs speak directly to your soul. "Surrender" focuses on the woes of depression and how to overcome it. In the first verse we learn about the conflicts that led to Rav's mental state. After sharing his problems he embraces the idea of getting help. At the songs conclusion listeners will hear him ultimately surrender. This is a must listen and one of Passport Rav's best songs to date. Read more

CRIMEAPPLE Releases The Buck Dudley Produced Song “SPIKE UP”

Posted: May 17th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » CRIMEAPPLE'S lyricism is like the fine print of a promotional ad. On its surface you know how good it is, but need to look a bit closer to understand the benefits. "SPIKE UP" is headphones rap because it requires your undivided attention. The song is progressive storytelling over a low decibel soundscape with higher vocals to make it impossible for listeners to miss a bar. Read more