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Choze feat. Shai Sevin - "D.I.Y"

At a time in music when UK is delivering refreshing talent and new sounds CHOZE finds a way to express his art without restrictions and doing so finds a lane for himself.

Lead Single "D. I. Y" (feat. Shai Sevin) gives a feel of a grime esque sound laced with heavy bass. Choze delivers witty bars with a stern but smooth vocal projection. The…


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Madsion Jay - Adapt - Produced by LD Beats

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May 28, 2019, 12:33 PM (23 hours ago)

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Madison Jay dishes out the 1st single “Adapt” from his upcoming “Purple Fried Chicken” project with Producer LD Beats dropping this summer. County takes up on a meeting in Japan over the bouncy LD produced track giving Madison new found flows on both verses. Both LD Beats…


Added by Samhoody on May 29, 2019 at 12:19pm — No Comments

New Single from Raleigh NC Trap Star @Trapboi_Nitti "Acres"

North Carolina is slowly taking over the music scene in the South. It's been in the making for some years now. With the sucess of many artist such as J Cole, Raposody, Da Baby, Luke Nasty, King Mez, Madison Jay & and many countless other artist breaking onto the Mainstream. The Carolinas are having a rush of talent come through the Door, Stunna 4…


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Savannah Rae (@TheSavannahRae) - "I Hate You" (Audio)

Link: https://music.apple.com/us/album/i-hate-you-single/1464256955

 Texas born Country & Pop singer Savannah Rae now residing in Hollywood, California releases her new single "I Hate You" by way of The Orchard via Sony Music…


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Hustle Bunny Clothing Line (Fashion)

This one is a little different from me, but Shoutouts to Hustle…


Added by Samhoody on May 25, 2019 at 6:24pm — No Comments

Prospect Mundo - Backin'

Toronto indie artist on the rise Prospect Mundo is releasing his newest single “Backin”, this uptempo RnHop flare, mixed with a 808 heavy beat and rhythmic lyrics is set it to be a Summer go to sound. Prospect Mundo and his collective “Hntrs Club” have been throwing private parties that have sold out every time within the City and are spreading his…


Added by Samhoody on May 23, 2019 at 9:48am — No Comments

Madison Jay - FTA Freestyle 2 (Music Video)

What better way to announce a new album than with a new visual freestyle and from one of North Carolina's budding Artist Madison Jay!

If you may remember Madison dropped the first ‘FTA Freestyle’ at the top of last year but drops a video included for his second installment over Travis Scott “Purple & Green instrumental”.



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Camden Premo - "9 Lives"

Hailing from Camden, New Jersey, current Los Angeles based artist Camden Premo releases his new single "9 Lives".



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Terrance Brown - "SUMMO"

Central Louisiana native Producer/Songwriter Terrance Brown (SWAMPLIFETERRY) returns with a CashMoneyAP produced summer banger ""SUMMO" The SwampLifeTerry EP releases this summer.

SoundCloud Link:…


Added by Samhoody on May 11, 2019 at 11:59am — No Comments

Podgy Smith - "Don’t Text My Line" (Lyric Video)

Little Rock rapper/songwriter Podgy Smith releases a new lyric video to the banger “Don’t Text My Line” prod. by Grammy Award winning producer SykSense (Drake, Bryson Tilller, H.E.R). Check out the ForeverLitFilms visual from Podgy.…


Added by Samhoody on May 5, 2019 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Lambo Anlo - "Wish You Well" (Video)

The Young DMV representative is back with a new video “Wish You Well” from his new EP “Wish You Well”. The EP features three songs including his recent hit song “On My Way”. This EP preludes a new album from Lambo coming soon”…


Added by Samhoody on April 17, 2019 at 1:53pm — No Comments

#NewMixtape Zone 13Double0 Pt 5 - (@jrellyboy @darealdrunklord @A1Loui @smookysmokes) (Hosted By @Samhoody)

01 Polo G - Stick To The Code (UNRELEASED)

02 Stack Dollaz X Kal - Brand New

03 88trapstar ft. Young Heavy - Everyday

04 K'Madd - Pay Up

05 Jay Rell x Lil Loui - SCARS

06 Smokey Smokes - Ran It Up

07 Lil Loui - Control The Vibes

08 Toot Money x Lil Felton - Cold Heart (Prod By datboigetro)

09 Drunklord - Lingo



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JU$TIN - "One Time Only"

JDT Media GRP founder and artist JU$TIN is back with "One Time Only," the second single from his recently released project "JDT SZN 3." "One Time Only" is another hard-hitting track produced by North Carolina's own RJ3re that reflects on the choices we make in our daily lives. JU$TIN delivers impactful bars about success, failure, the streets, and the…


Added by Samhoody on April 15, 2019 at 11:44am — No Comments

J-Crizzy - "Everything Beautiful" (EP)

J-Crizzy releases his new EP Everything Beautiful available everywhere online. Everything Beautiful features Miami Singer, Somong and up and coming California Artist, Christian Kuria on guitars. Everything beautiful represents the beautiful struggles and ugliest truths. Stream and Share the album on your favorite service!…


Added by Samhoody on April 11, 2019 at 1:52pm — No Comments

Madison Jay LIVE at The Ritz w/ Raekwon & Ghostface

Madison Jay invades The Ritz in Raleigh, NC! Wake County's Finest Madison Jay opens up for legends Raekwon & Ghostface Killah (of the legendary Wu-Tang Clan) for their tour spot in Madison's backyard of Raleigh, NC and County sets the stage on FIRE with his hits “My Day 2 Come” and “Hot Shit”!!! Catch the full recap video now! Madison has 2 new…


Added by Samhoody on April 10, 2019 at 7:39pm — No Comments

Lee Mazin - "Nobody"

Ruff Ryder's latest signee and Philly native Lee Mazin, switches gears with her latest single "Nobody". This is the official single from her debut Ruff Ryder Project, coming soon. Listen Below!



Added by Samhoody on March 22, 2019 at 12:49pm — No Comments

Quaine - "Talk to em" (Video)

"I go by the name of QUAINE aka LEGENDARY QUAINE. We've all heard the stories, ordinary guys doing extraordinary things, urban HOOD legends defying expectations. Every time those stories are told, I'm reminded of my own.

IT took a while for me to understand how much we as a community have to deal with just by existing. I dont mean just us, but…


Added by Samhoody on March 21, 2019 at 10:37am — No Comments

DMartinez - Larry Drip (Album)

On DMartinez’s new album, Larry Drip, the multitalented Boston artist delivers a distinctive blend of sounds and vibes anchored by Hip-Hop, R&B, and his Latinx roots. This is the sound of an artist who’s not only confident in his craft but also incredibly mature with his approach to songwriting—and he’s only 26 years old.

The proud son of…


Added by Samhoody on March 18, 2019 at 9:11pm — No Comments

JULZ! - "Back To The Basics" (Video)

ULZ! is a New York born artist with a melodic style destined to impact the hip hop world. His first release “Back To The Basics” showcases his lyrical skills that are sure to capture the attention of Hip Hop fans from all generations.…


Added by Samhoody on March 11, 2019 at 10:42am — No Comments

JU$TIN - "Lonzo Ball"

"Lonzo Ball" is the brand new single from JDT Media GRP Founder and artist JU$TIN out now on all streaming platforms. The song is featured on his recently released collaborative project, "JDT SZN 3" with North Carolina-based producer RJ3re. JU$TIN goes hard in the paint over RJ3re's dope production on this ode to the LA Lakers point guard and his "Big…


Added by Samhoody on March 8, 2019 at 1:18pm — No Comments

Hood Illustrated is the #1 Hip-Hop publication based out of the Midwest. We cover everything that has anything to do with Hip-Hop culture.

Mug Shot : Stally / MMG

Shout Out to MC Breed #MidwestHipHopPioneer .. We dedicate Issue No.11 to the Flint Native and the gateway for the Midwest to the World. 


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