Five New Jersey Rappers You Should Be Listening To Right Now

Posted: December 16th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Articles | Tags: , , , , , | 2 Comments » For decades, New Jersey rappers have observed the ongoing success attained by many New York City-based artists. Throughout the early-mid 1990’s, New Jersey and its cross-town rival were parallel within the hip-hop community.  Anchored by artists like Redman, Notorious B.I.G., Naughty by Nature and the Wu-Tang Clan both regions were tri-state powerhouses. Redman and Method Man exemplified this on their 1999 Grammy award winning single, “Da Rockwilder”. However, as the new millennium approached, Read more

Album Review: Chad B, ‘Good Karma’

Posted: November 22nd, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Mixtapes, Reviews | Tags: , , | No Comments » Chad B is poised for super stardom in the rap industry. Within three years, the Newark, New Jersey native has managed to achieve international status. His latest mixtape entitled, Good Karma foreshadows his growing presence within the hip-hop industry. Many crossover rap artists are usually labeled as “sell-outs” when the majority of their music has more of a commercial appeal. In Good Karma’s opening track, Chad silences his critics with a brief acapella freestyle, displaying his lyrical Read more

Video: Chad B – Quiet B4 The Storm

Posted: May 24th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments »


Chad Barnes is enjoying his life right now. This video shows the progress the Newark, New Jersey bred rapper has made in the best few years. Watch this inspiring video that features clips and drops by some of hip-hop’s biggest names.


Video: Chad B – Pour Me Up

Posted: January 17th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Videos | Tags: , | No Comments » Brothers just wanna hit the nightspot and have fun. "Pour Me Up" is a single off Chad B's latest release entitled, Life of the Party. The 16 track project is hosted by DJ Spinking and features Lumidee, DJ Frosty, B. Madison and many others. Read more

Video: Chad B – Took From It/Welcome Home

Posted: June 27th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , | No Comments »


Newark’s Chad B breaks down lessons learned from industry veterans, using their experiences as tools to shape his mental state. Expect more from Chad in the near future.