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Rushden & Diamonds Share Epic New Release

Rushden & Diamonds first got their start writing rhymes and making beats while digging in the crates of 1980’s r&b and royal orchestral music. 2020 (Redux) is a fully remixed / remastered official sequel to the duo’s critically acclaimed conceptual…

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Added by Evan Parker on May 21, 2020 at 7:26pm — No Comments

wordsbyjuni Shares Epic New Single

wordsbyjuni was born with a knack for telling stories, a love for hip-hop, and (thanks to his white friends), has a newfound interest in the indie alternative scene. Pairing these sonic influences with his ability to spin a…

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Added by Evan Parker on May 7, 2020 at 4:12pm — No Comments

Maya Killtron is"Fired Up" with New Release

Multi-facetted artist Maya Killtron returns in 2020 with “Fired Up” her follow up to 2019’s “Never Dance Alone”. The Toronto based singer, violinist and DJ’s now finds herself at home in Modern Boogie and Funk boasting a new EP full of lush strings, horns & big big vocals. 2020 also marks the launch of her own record label Never Dance Alone…

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Added by Evan Parker on April 16, 2020 at 8:46pm — No Comments

Lex Leosis Releases Strong New Release "Mythologies"

An artist well known for her dynamic flows, aggressive stage presence and elaborate story-telling, Lex Leosis is loud, opinionated, constantly fighting for what she believes in and hungry to make something of her family name. She’s got an attack in her flow, juxtaposed with…

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Added by Evan Parker on March 31, 2020 at 6:30pm — No Comments

PINEO & LOEB: On the Rise

PINEO & LOEB are an electronic music duo who create and play uplifting, funky, high-energy songs. Together they blur genre boundaries, uniting electronic dance, hip-hop, and rock fans. With chart topping remixes, international festival bookings, support from commercial, BBC and…

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Added by Evan Parker on March 11, 2020 at 4:50pm — No Comments

Leo Dessi Unleashes Epic Video + Single, "Superstars" (feat. Ty Senoj)

Leo Dessi is on the rise this year as he is already in the spotlight with his new single and video for "Superstars." Teaming up with Ty Senoj, the video and track will definitely heat up your winter. Leo is a Franco-Italian Hip Hop artist who currently resides in Los Angeles, as he brings his new moniker to life, after releasing music for the…
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Added by Evan Parker on February 26, 2020 at 1:18pm — No Comments

Odario Brings A Delicious Treat to the Table

Odario is a bold up and comer on the rise. His new single and video for “Low Light (In This Space )” is one of our favorites as we kick off the New Year. His infectious sound and harmonious beats bring to life a sound and vision that is uniquely his own. The video acts as the perfect accompaniment to the track, as they both work…

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Added by Evan Parker on February 18, 2020 at 8:39pm — No Comments

Toronto's quietype Unleashes Epic Single "Island"

quietype is a group that you need to put on your radar NOW. With the New Year steadily in motion, the latest single from the Toronto-based group blends unique and bold elements of Soul-laced R&B melodies, and a dash of Rock sensibilities you will not soon forget. Combined…

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Added by Evan Parker on February 11, 2020 at 4:30pm — No Comments

The Low Down with Ten-Headed Skeleton

Ten-Headed Skeleton is a hip hop artist to watch out for as we enter 2020. With a series of in-your-face videos and music in which the artist released last year, Ten-Headed Skeleton shows no signs of slowing down. There was a war in Vietnam four decades ago. Hundreds of villages were bombed, leaving innocent people without homes, jobs, or food for…

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Added by Evan Parker on January 16, 2020 at 5:43pm — No Comments

Welcoming the Next Big Thing In Hip Hop: Benny Sinclair

Up-and-coming artist Benny Sinclair shows no sign of slowing down; and we're excited about that. 2019 saw the release of his intelligent new record "Assumptions," that puts Sinclair on the map. As the artist comes to us from Australia, it's safe to say that his reach is far and wide as he hits the States and beyond. His latest video release for…

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Added by Evan Parker on December 12, 2019 at 5:03pm — No Comments

Angélique Gives Us “Heaven&Safety”

Angélique is an artist that you need to put on your radar for 2020. Her banger new single "Heaven&Safety," shows the depth of the young artist who is breaking barriers with her hypnotic brand of Hip Hop. Born and raised in a small town east of Toronto, Angélique was…

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Added by Evan Parker on December 2, 2019 at 6:19pm — No Comments

Benny Sinclair Releases a Banger New Record, "Assumptions"

With a bottomless flow from start to finish, Benny Sinclair is in the hot seat. His newest release that has been creating a buzz bigger than anyone on our radar this year, comes in the form of "Assumptions." The release is on fire from beginning to end as Benny Sinclair places himself at the top of the Indie Hip Hop game. Based in Australia but…

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Added by Evan Parker on November 20, 2019 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Lex Leosis Releases Solid New Single "I Don't Play That"

An artist well known for her dynamic flows, aggressive stage presence and elaborate story-telling, Lex Leosis is loud, opinionated, constantly fighting for what she believes in and hungry to make something of her family name. She’s got an attack in her flow, juxtaposed with a finesse…

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Added by Evan Parker on November 20, 2019 at 5:59pm — No Comments

Let's "Catch a Vibe" with Rapper Chris Rockwell

Chris Rockwell is an artist that has certainly been on our radar for the past few weeks. His stellar and epic-penned single and video for "Catch a Vibe," is a breath of fresh air in the Hip Hop scene. His fresh and drop sound bring solid beats and perfectly crafted lyricism that brings his flow of words to life.

2019 proved so far…

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Added by Evan Parker on November 20, 2019 at 5:53pm — No Comments

Commas & Lambo Give the Low Down on Their Latest Release

Commas & Lambo definitely prove to be one of the most diverse and interesting acts of 2019. With an unstoppable flow, the outfit just released the album "JK-47" via Nashville's own Jeffrey Drag Records. Taking the time to chat with the Hood Illustrated crew, we get to know Commas & Lambo more, as the buzzworthy act is about to take…

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Added by Evan Parker on November 8, 2019 at 5:17pm — No Comments

CYM Takes Over with Hot New Video “Karma”

What do you get when you combine pop, R&B, and Caribbean music with a melodic voice? The artist professionally known as CYM, born Cymber Nicole Larkin, who is taking the world by storm with her refreshing and unique musical style. She has grown from an internationally renowned teen star to a respected solo artist with a refined sound all her…

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Added by Evan Parker on November 4, 2019 at 5:00pm — No Comments

CJ Dunleavy Drops Epic New Single "Tvlking" Today....Get Ready!

CJ Dunleavy is an up-and-coming Rapper that needs to be on your radar NOW. Premiering with us today his new
single  "Tvlking" Dunleavy brings epic beats and a steady flow to the table that shows his range as an artist. 


One of the frontrunners of the Hip Hop scene as we head into 2020, CJ Dunleavy shows no sign…
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Added by Evan Parker on October 18, 2019 at 11:00am — No Comments

Commas & Lambo Release Killer New Album "JK-47" Out TODAY

Commas & Lambo release the killer new record JK-47 today and our ears have never been more delighted. Out via Nashville-based Jeffery Drag Records, Commas & Lambo are bring a fresh new perspective to the game with a collection of songs that will WOW you from every angle. 

Throughout the…
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Added by Evan Parker on September 27, 2019 at 10:00am — No Comments

Urban Fu$e: Their Influence and Future

The members of Urban Fu$e hail from all over the world and are truly a reflection of diverse cultures and different approaches to music fused into one single sound. Spearheaded by founder, songwriter and producer Suzanna Lam, Urban Fu$e consists of…
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Added by Evan Parker on September 9, 2019 at 3:20pm — No Comments

Urban Fu$e Premiere Epic New Video for "BIG"

Urban Fu$e is in the prowl today with their new video for “BIG.” The International group who has been making a “big” splash this year have been garnering the praise of fans and critics alike. The track is taken from their newest release “DLW1” which hit the streets in late Spring. The song features UG rapper NyuKyung on the…
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Added by Evan Parker on August 23, 2019 at 9:00am — No Comments

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