"Im bringing back classic old school hip hop with this track, less focus on effects and more simplicity compared to all the music out now." - Solosam
An important line " i guess we can say that the times have been changing,/but i still slave for my wages, just to get slayed on the pavement .
Since 2012, Chicago has become a mecca for some of the most influential artists in the industry. Artists such as Chance the Rapper, Kanye West, and Noname have all positioned themselves as leaders by putting their own take on signature Chicago sounds.
Recently, I caught up with Evie in between her set where she gave me the scoop on how she got into Djing and where she wants to see her newest project, Babes Only, grow to. Like anyone wanting to dive into a creative lane, she started a blog and eventually, began learning how to DJ firsthand from Smoko Ono, another prominent Chicago producer.
Model Lana J. - @official_lanaj kills the scene w/ @levelupmagazine ISS. #12. Directed by @mrtracks.
Baltimore's own DON C & Manny Be comes through with a heavy trap hitter entitled Trappin'. Trappin' is believed to be off DON C's upcoming mixtape Project Home Invasion. The song is produced by Cash Money Ap
Produced By @yungcrypgothitz
Directed + Edited by Aaron Perkins Jr @apjfilms
Last night was a surprisingly good night for music releases. Supa Bwe dropped his Fool Wit It freestyle that featured Chicago's very own Chance the Rapper.
Even though its been a while since we've heard from the 21 year old Chicago artist, Toni Romiti bounces back strong with her newest video, "Somebody". "I wanna be somebody that you call on, I wanna be somebody that you fall on" the R&B singer croons on her latest single.
Knxwledge takes you on a smooth ride with his newest beat tape, GREENTXTS.V1 .
Take a moment to get to know up-and-coming Chicago producer Monte Booker
New music video by be-Kay called "Love is Blind"
Mitchell De Lellis also know as GangSignz is a young artist from London, Ontario Canada. By the age of 20, he has been able to educate himself in the musical industry, whether it be producing and engineering, to writing and rapping. He has been able to network himself locally and in surrounding areas within the rap and hip-hop communities as well as collaborations with artists overseas
New talent from Toronto; W5vy Davis. From growing up in Jane and Finch to travelling North America, he has rapidly gained attention following his performances at SXSW in Texas with his fellow Giinchy members, Don Meeno and Friyie.