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Chianti – “They Don’t Know”

Today East Texas bred rapper Chianti releases his new single, “They Don’t Know.” Using his poetic words over classic Texas sounding production, Chianti uses his music as a therapeutic way to cope with the trials and tribulations of his life. “I have always been a poet and whenever I wrote something and said it out loud it made me feel better, so I use that for therapy. I saw guys putting music to their poetry and as I started doing that, I started reciting it to my peers and I started to express myself and just went with it,” Chianti more »

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Nikkosan – “Find Out”

Today West coast rapper Nikkosan releases his new record, “Find Out” produced by Yonder, BizzTurnMeUp, & Spentz. On this record Nikkosan talks about wanting to “Find Out” the problems when money becomes accessible and he earns the wealth most people desire. The combination of this smooth going beat and his transparent lyrics really intrigues first time listeners as Nikkosan draws influence from his Moorish-American and Japanese heritage. As a whole Nikkosan’s music possesses an unforgettable, Asian influenced style he called “Asian Soul,” that leaves most true Hip-Hop fans craving for more with each listen. Growing up listening to 90’s Hip-Hop more »

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Erreon – “Check Way” (Prod by Jayanalog)

Today rising Texas rapper Erreon drops the visual to his song “Checkway ” from his upcoming EP Better Late Than Never. While some Hip-Hop fans might not be familiar with the term, “checkway,” Erreon defines the word as, “living by a limitless mentality,” and he does just that in the visual. Kicking off the Jeff Adair directed visual by jumping in a helicopter for aerial views of Dallas, Erreon makes his way across the country visiting Bun B in Houston and eventually making his way out to Los Angeles where he walks the beaches of Venice with a few ladies. more »

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Lyrical Lexx – “I Cannot”

Today Texas rapper Lyrical Lexx delivers his new single, “I Cannot.” The single is a somber reminder that he can’t let people bring him down on his rise to the top. “I Cannot” follows in a musical lane similar to other emo-rappers that have battled through personal struggles and have a resilient message for fans. “I always listened to music as a kid, and I always used music to help me cope and deal with what I was going through,” Lyrical Lexx said. “For me I do music based on how I’m feeling. If I’m feeling a certain type way more »

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@StoneysWorldd – “BRB”

Today Pittsburgh $toney releases his new single “BRB”. The uniquely bouncy record has an appeal all its own as $toney steps out from behind the boards after being an engineer/rapper for nearly 10 years. From the fan favorites like “2 Phones” and “Counterfeit,” from his project Blood on My Heart to this new loose track “BRB,” $toney is proving his worth on the Pittsburgh rap scene and nationwide despite his humble beginnings. “I really dig this record and it has a unique sound. In this industry you have to bring some type of uniqueness to the game and it still more »

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@ForeignMusik – “Wake Up”

Today Houston bred and Los Angeles based rapper Foreign Musik releases the new music video for his motivational song, “Wake Up” Encouraging listeners and fans to go out and get it everyday, Foreign Musik said that the song has become a fan favorite and he “had to shoot a visual” to appease the fans. “My listeners are a loyal following but I was taking them down a more negative path. I wanted to change things up so I’m trying to just speak more positively and just make sure that the music is something that kids can look up to.” Foreign more »

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Succeed Phlyguy – “No Cap Zone” Ft. DaBaby & Stunna4Vegas

Today rapper Succeed Phlyguy releases the music video for his song “No Cap Zone” ft DaBaby and Stunna4Vegas. Fresh dressed, sipping dark liquor and smoking good, Succeed Phlyguy grabs the viewers attention immediately with his red hair and tall stature. “My music is indescribable, that’s why I had to move to Dallas and I’m traveling to other spots because it wasn’t anyone in the town that could do it like me. I combined my experiences and everywhere I’ve traveled in my music. It’s Arkansas Phly, it’s some of that Arkansas flavor,” Succeed Phlyguy said. As is the case in this more »

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Top-Notch 772 – “Ain’t Nobody Mad”

Today rapper Top-Notch 772 releases his next single for the track, “Ain’t Nobody Mad.” Expressing himself in every word of authentic Florida slang, Top-Notch 772 , represents a small coastal city just a few hours from several of Florida’s most populous cities in Miami, Orlando and Tampa. “Pretty much I just write what I feel at the time or whatever I’m going through and what’s on my mind and what I see.” Top-Notch 772 said. “The lyrics come to my mind, I write it down and it’s just how I’m feeling at the time. I record it and say everything more »

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Myles Lloyd – “Don Julio”

After earning his way on to the Spotify curated Fresh Finds and Just Vibing playlist, Canadian based artist Myles Lloyd returns with a new single called, “Don Julio” Doubling back “Don Julio” is a song that Myles describes, as heartfelt, being in love and how getting hurt isn’t easy. “Don Julio is about losing but more so leaving a person you once loved.” he said. Realizing what one will say when under fire, anger and hate vs when they’re now missing your company. Taking a step back from the toxic situation; opening my eyes and taking a sip came in more »

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Raw Webb – “Bully Bitches”

Today Jersey rapper Raw Webb releases his new single “Bully Bitches” produced by Mossberg Montana.“Bully Bitches means no matter what – don’t give up. Bully for your opportunity and just take it! Don’t wait on anyone to give it. Take it or you’ll be left behind,” Raw Webb explained. Featuring a guitar laden trap beat, Raw Webb stresses the importance of living your life to the fullest with “Bully Bitches.”Finding his way into the music industry by way of DJing, Jersey rapper Raw Webb has been in the music industry for over 15 years in the Tri-State area and transitioned to rap after the seeing the possibilities of commercial success. Raw Webb got his more »

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@iamp80 – “Smoove ISH” (Prod. by @producedbyomen)

East Coast representer P 80 returns with a new single dubbed, “Smooth Ish”.  Produced by Grammy Award winning and RIAA Platinum producer Omen, who produced Drake’s “Shut It Down” and Lil Wayne’s “I’m Single,” this sonically dark East Coast track carries a mellow vibe as P 80 effortlessly rhymes with a monotone flow on the track.  “Me and Omen made the beat together a few years ago. When I made the song I didn’t really like it but Omen did and he kinda pressed me to put it on tha EP,” P 80 explained. “After we put out the EP, I realized that a lot of people fu**ed with it more »

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@Dante_Swave – ” Vibes”

As Dante Swave prepares for the release of his upcoming EP, Take Your Soul, the introspective rapper delivers the lead single to the project dubbed, “Vibes” produced by Shhbang Records.   According to Dante the song is about energy, self love and the idea of being alive: “The way you can catch a vibe is through energy, any feeling that makes you feel good in any sort of way. Aesthetics within your visionary perception. Meeting people you connect with, having fun, and being comfortable with yourself is how you catch a vibe. It all starts with self-love and loving the idea of being alive,” Dante explained.  After taking his high more »

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MSC Jay -“Take You There” Ft. Rell (Prod by Mr. Hanky)

Today MSC Jay drops his new uptempo track “Take You There” with help from R&B crooner, “Rell” of Roc-a-Fella Records. The energetic bass-heavy track produced by Mr. Hanky (Lil Duval – “Smile B*tch”) embodies a nostalgic sample harkening back to the mid-eighties. Representing the “Geechie Gullah” culture established around the island of St. Helena, South Carolina, MSC Jay is poised to leave his unique mark on the music industry while shedding light on his indigenous heritage.  “Take you there is really a fun type record with a Summertime feel to it. I linked up wit Mr. Hanky, got 3 beats from him and wrote to 2 of them,” MSC Jay explained.  “The last beat I didn’t more »

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ASTARRBOY and Guap Tarantino don’t play around.

ASTARRBOY has just dropped “WHY?” featuring Guap Tarantino and this track is a pure ace. That feeling you get when you hear a perfect song that just has it all there, that’s what comes through when hearing this absolute heat. When hearing this tune, you know these guys are the new MVPs. What makes this collaboration so special is how new both of these artists are. The beat is A tier with that deep plug beat feel, but ASTARRBOY and Guap cover it in a way almost reminiscent of 88Glam and Gunna, all their own at the same time, not more »

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WRRY Returns with Playful Banger “HOME”

Orange County rapper, WRRY, returns to the center of Soundcloud’s trap scene with the much-anticipated single titled “HOME.” Delivering trendy production that pockets cheerful melodies and snappy drums, WRRY brands popular trap sounds that feel familiar but sonic-ally push it with charisma and bravado that pulls listeners in. Different from his previous two singles, HOME is a straight-up banger that taps into WRRY’s inner MC. The 2-minute track champions the innocence and playfulness of a rated-E video game mixed with flavorful trap sauce. With bars and cadence that will remind one of Comethazine and Duwap Kaine, listeners don’t have to worry for WRRY to more »

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LIFETAP Drops A Dark New Single

It isn’t every day that we come across tracks that give us cinematic experiences, but LIFETAP is here to bring a whole new sound to the table. In this growing era of hip hop being combined with elements from so many other styles, this is one of those tracks that reminds you how endless music can be. “ᴛᴇʟʟ ᴍᴇ ᴡʜʏ ʏᴏᴜ ɴᴇᴠᴇʀ ᴡᴀɴɴᴀ ʙᴇ ᴀʟᴏɴᴇ ʟɪᴠᴇ ɪɴꜱɪᴅᴇ ʏᴏᴜʀ ʜᴇᴀᴅ ᴀɴᴅ ʏᴏᴜ ᴡɪʟʟ ꜱᴇᴇ ʏᴏᴜʀ ᴛʀᴜᴛʜ” – NEW AGE RAGE by LIFETAP The lyrics bring a doom metal atmosphere, for many people something that they could latch onto and relate to, more »

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Laxcity and Lani Rose’s “Changing” is a Musical Metamorphosis

Parachuting into Spotify playlists and dropping hit remix after another, artist Laxcity is sending shockwaves throughout the industry. So far this year, the Zambia-born beatsmith has snowballed an impressive slate of singles that have garnered a salary-figure of plays on Spotify as well as Soundcloud. And Lax brings forth that amalgamation of sonically lavish ambience and multi-dimensioned soundscapes to his latest single “Changing” with budding singer Lani Rose. With subtle foley percs and drums, “Changing” is a metamorphosis that suspends the listener in its gravity. The hypnotic ambience and infectious vocals create an atmosphere for listeners to soak their ears more »

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Insomniac Howls a Stacked Lineup for Nocturnal Wonderland 2018

For festival heads, summer is the season to unwind, hang with friends, and trek to big name music festivals. As the ambassador for electronic music festivals, Insomniac will be returning this September with the long-running Nocturnal Wonderland to bring fans three nights of camping and two days of art and music. The sea of talent tiding this year’s festival includes Boombox Cartel, Bijou, Slumberjack, Jai Wolf, and more. This year’s long list of names should be enough to leave fans drooling in anticipation until Fall. Here’s a couple artists we are looking forward to performing: PRXZM  The electro-pop duo has more »

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2018’s EDC Las Vegas was a blast

I was fortunate enough to attend Day 3 of The Electric Daisy Carnival this year. Day three is rumored to be the best night under the electric sky for many reasons. A few being there’s less people, great vibes, parking is easier, and everyone is sad for the three days of utter bliss to come to an end. This was the first year that Insomniac decided to provide camping at the venue, the general consensus was that it was a hit. It provided a great deal of convenience and made for a better EDC experience by providing Ravers with an more »

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Lil’ Skies’s “World Rage” Is Worth All The Rage

Championing a bubblegum trap sound that is playful and bouncy, Lil Skies’s latest single “World Rage” partners the rapper with talented producers, Danny Wolf and Otxhello, to create a pop rap tune that will find home in many Soundcloud users’ likes. The 20-year old rapper has had a strong campaign with two singles, “Nowadays (#55)” and “Red Roses(#69),” charting the Billboard Hot 100 this year. The repertoire of singles garnered enough attention and popularity from listeners for Skies to score a deal with Atlantic Records and earn an invite to this year’s XXL Freshman Class, which he would decline. Although more »

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