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July 2016 Blog Posts (88)

ACR, Rich Forever's Rich The Kid & Famous Dex - "Top Floor"

Bronx native and all around creative, ACR, teams up with Rich The Kid and Famous Dex to bring us "Top Floor", as he get's ready to make some serious moves this year

The half Puerto Rican and half Dominican emcee tell us that he has a 3-song EP on the way, as well as a project he says he's been working on for the last 2 years. At just 22 years of age, the…


Added by Boss on July 31, 2016 at 11:35pm — No Comments

[Fashion] @SunkenBooty GOAT Snapback

Sunken Booty GOAT Snapback Hat

All of their custom brim snapback hats are completely deconstructed and sewn back together using industrial grade sewing machines. This is not a cheap sticker fabric or hot glue gun version of a custom brim snapback hat like other imitators sell online. Each one is truly unique and special, our full time team of designers hand select each material/print keeping in mind the final out come. All Sunken Booty Exclusive…


Added by Amanda MzOnPoint Goldben on July 31, 2016 at 7:18pm — No Comments

Ohana Bam - Blow Your Mind

Ohana Bam drops new music, getting production from D Phelps and Jabari Rayford, for a uplifting anthemic track. Don't underestimate him, he just might "Blow Your Mind".

"This song was produced & written in one night by D. Phelps & I in the basement of his home in Chicago.…


Added by Traps N Trunks on July 30, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments

OTB Fastlane Ft. RocMo Acheck - "Fuck Up The Hood"


Added by Boss on July 29, 2016 at 2:14pm — No Comments

Finessn x JBandz - "YFG Shit"

Added by Boss on July 29, 2016 at 2:09pm — No Comments

#NewSingle Eddie MMack (@EddieMack59) - The Unity via (@ogmitchyslick)

With all the situations going on within the Black community Mitchy Slick's & the WKYK 1st round draft pick "Eddie MMack" addresses the question of the day "What happened to the #Unity?" press play an listen to Eddie MMack's thoughts on the issues then answer the question or give him your thoughts via Twitter @EddieMack59…


Added by Samhoody on July 29, 2016 at 11:22am — No Comments

Krazytune - Dream [Video]

Krazytune unveils the visuals to accompany his focus-driven song "Dream."

Added by MsRivercity on July 29, 2016 at 8:03am — No Comments

Yung Stakks - Ballin (Prod by Zaytoven)

Zaytoven provides the track for "Ballin" from West Side Chicago rapper Yung Stakks. This single is a follow up to Stakks' 2015 mixtape release "My Own Lane" available now on iTunes.

Listen: Yung Stakks - Ballin (Prod by…


Added by MsRivercity on July 29, 2016 at 7:59am — No Comments

(New Video) @Snacks_Collins "Snacks Back/Cut It Remix"

Springfield Illinois has become a hotbed for musical talent. Area native Snacks is no exception, and makes his case in his Eye Like Cinema shot "Snacks Back/Cut It Remix" visual. Jumping back on the scene and attacking one of the hottest singles in the country, Snacks does more than hold his own in both regards.…


Added by Aaron "Uncanny" Phillips on July 29, 2016 at 1:20am — No Comments

Breezy Hip Hop Artist & Radio Host Sean Mula's New Single “Summertime” Is the New Anthem of #Summer16!

Rapper and producer Sean Mula teamed up with his college friend, singer Dylan Rockoff on his new single “Summertime”. The song takes off with a mid tempo that is nostalgic of a summer breeze hitting your face, while cruising down the highway. "Summertime" is an anthem, particularly appealing to the people of Los Angeles. Sean Mula takes listeners on a journey, making appearance at parties on Hillside, enjoying bong rips , skinny dipping; all the fun that encompasses the dream of California…


Added by Lisa Deez on July 28, 2016 at 6:46pm — No Comments

Video: NykeTown Ju Ft. Blacc Zacc - Still Thumbin

Nyketown Ju is gearing up to release his new project Still Thumbin later this year and in the meantime, releases a new video for the title track featuring Blacc Zacc. The visual was shot by Savani.

Added by Traps N Trunks on July 28, 2016 at 2:20pm — No Comments

Rob Green - I'm The Shit

Recording artist, DJ and producer Rob Green premieres his debut single "I'm the Shit" which is quickly becoming popular in Las Vegas clubs and casinos. The rich, blazing and self-esteem boosting song is produced by Gigahurtz & F-Dreams.

Download: Rob Green - I'm The Shit



Added by MsRivercity on July 28, 2016 at 8:36am — No Comments

Lavelle - Mamasay [Video]

Lavelle is #4 on the College Radio Charts with his new banger “MamaSay." Lavelle comes with clever flowing lyrics over a light and airy track that completes the sound with a vibrant band.

Added by MsRivercity on July 28, 2016 at 8:32am — No Comments

K.tothe.A.Y. - "Flavors" Video [NSFW]

East coast rapper K.tothe.A.Y. premieres the steamy visuals for his summer hit single "Flavors."

Added by MsRivercity on July 28, 2016 at 8:29am — No Comments

New Video - SM Jody "Texaco"

SM Jody makes it clear, if he's smoking it's all gas. The Soldja Mobb, ABG affiliate puts his home city of Springfield, IL on notice with the Courtboy Visuals filmed video for "Texaco". Reminiscent of the early 2000's style it's punchline after punchline on this summer banger.

Added by Aaron "Uncanny" Phillips on July 27, 2016 at 10:41pm — No Comments

[New Project] Kris J - How Much For The Quarter?

Atlanta rapper Kris J releases the anticipated follow-up to The A.R.T. Project, with his new project How Much For The Quarter. The project features a single guest appearance by fellow emcee TEZ, and production from Natural Disaster, Kangaroo and in-house producer…


Added by Dope Lady on July 27, 2016 at 10:00pm — No Comments

We Workin' Wednesday Pt. 3 #DJInfamousEdition #OnSpotMusicReview From 10pm-11pm (See Event Details)

WE ARE BACK AT IT AGAIN! .... BUT WE ARE BRINGIN' OUT MR. TALK 2 ME aka DJ INFAMOUS for WWW Pt. 3 ... We have some door prizes and raffles going down on August 10th.. This event is apart of the 2nd Annual DJ Infamous Weekend which also involves the Sexton Big Reds vs.…

Added by KC on July 27, 2016 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment

Native Brooklyn Rap Artist Aadanis' New Track "Harriet's Blood Been" Available Now!

Aadanis, Brooklyn native new single "Harriet's Blood Been" carries thought provoking lyrics that tells a fearless story about black people's inner life with real violence, gentrification and…


Added by Lisa Deez on July 27, 2016 at 6:32pm — No Comments

[XVThree Presents] "Focus" by Sultry Young Artist, Ezkiel!

Singer, songwriter Ezkiel paints another beautiful song “Focus”. The Latin American heartthrob continues to garner music that captivates not only edgy lyrics, but also great production and harmony.…


Added by Lisa Deez on July 27, 2016 at 4:54pm — No Comments

Video: Boss Baka - Valid

Chicago native Boss Baka hits us with a new video for the Ace Bankz-produced "Valid". Watch above.

Added by Traps N Trunks on July 27, 2016 at 2:53pm — No Comments

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