Friday, May 31, 2013
More footage from the FSD x Redbull Sound Select event that took place Thursday. Lil' Bibby and Herb performs their record "My Hood" at Double Door with Q Hefna behind the lens.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
"While You Wait..." the latest project from Sir Michael Rocks impacts right now this instant. Rocks has release a couple of track from like, "Don't Forget", "Madness" featuring Mac Miller and "In A Minute" with Dash and Ab-Soul. Well you've waited long enough, here is the 10 track mixtape, for download and stream. Check it out below.
With "Vulture Culture" dropping this Summer, Skooda Chose returns with "Top 5". This is a dope visual presented as salute to some great emcees as Chose says "this song's a testimony to real shit that a scare the phony...". Top 5 ecees you gotta rewind him.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Looking to drop his third studio album called "Beautiful Only", Roy Kinsey puts a new single from the upcoming project. Kinsey provides us with a picture of a troubled mind giving a vivid view in the life of a struggling man over dope production on "Stick Man".
Since May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I thought it would be the perfect time to release this track. It's coming at 1:00 PM. - Roy Kinsey
Prod. by Syk Sense
Sir Michael Rocks drops off another single from the upcoming mixtape "While You Wait". On this release he recruits Mac Miller for a track titled "Madness" with a upbeat tone that will having you moving. If you missed the earlier release "Don't Forget" check it out now.
Recently Add-2 provided us with his mixtape "More Missed Calls", and a number of of video release, he keeps his momentum hitting up DJ Eclipse Torae radio show. He freestyle some nice bars on "Rap Is Outta Contro" live, leting yall know "Add ain't average". Check out the freestyle above.
Directed by Endocolor
Alex Wiley's new release "Earfucked", produced by Rozart, pleasures the ears with a catchy “We don’t give a fuck about much, posted up gettin’ high”, to a beat that knocks pretty hard in the speakers. Expect his frst Closed Session project release to impact June 4th, "Club Wiley" on the way.
Sir Michael Rocks touches on a couple subjects and he seems to point out that nothing last for ever but we should never forget in this new single release. Mickey Rocks, with production from The Freshman, drops off a new single titled "Don't Forget" and to those Cool Kids stans, listen closely to this one. This will be featured on his mixtape, which drops tomorrow (5/30), "While You Wait", so press play and enjoy.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Shot by Cam Be
Listen to the words of J. Ivy and Chris Rob, as they perform their latest video for "Everything". When you feel you the pressures of life, whether it be with family or in your career, J. Ivy gives you something you can relate to in this latest release.
The track is available on his latest project "Here I Am".
With inspiration coming from trying to impress and seduce a certain lady, Keenan Coke drops off a new track, that at first wasn't going to see the light of day, called "Make Love To The Night". He's going be releasing hard copies of his recent mixtape "Keenan Catalyst" and this with be an addition to the project.
Monday, May 27, 2013
Sunday, May 26, 2013
Pursuit of Dopness was in the building to catch Chance's performance in the first of two sold out shows. The SaveMoney rep performed record from his previous project and current release "Acid Rap". Check out as he does it live, "Favorite Song" above, "Lost" and "Smoke Again" below.
Friday, May 24, 2013
A tongue twisting pieced of art in a canvas, up and comer Taylor Bennett drops off a new video. He teamed up with producer Sami Abdullahi of Georgia for a hard hitting beat and Bennett brings the rapid fire lyrics with video direction from TheloVism for "SpeedRacer".
Expect a new project for him in the coming future titled "The Taylor Bennett Show".
Premiered as MTV Jam of the Week, here is LEP's latest video release for their single "Commas" featuring Lil' Wayne and Mase. You can cop this single on iTunes right now.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
You gotta love Jay2's choice of classic production to spit his bars over. If you are familiar with Timbaland & Magoo, then you know had some notable music and album release, from 97' to 01' and a little bit after. And Jay2 seems to appreciate Timbaland style of production at that the time taking over the "All Y'all" beat, from 2001, for his own little rendition called "Piece of Shit".
Six and a half minutes of Giftz, Tree, Joey Purp, Kami de Chukwu, Dally Auston, Brian Fresco, and Caleb James on this new remix to the record "Nino". Look out for more from Giftz, like his upcoming project "Position of Power" in the very near future.
"For the Record" is a track that describes the road to success and the hard needed to make it. Expect to hear this on both Viru's "Mr. Late Night" and Blanco Caine's "White America". It's hard hitting record produced by RMB Justize and it features Talented Films director MAP artist TalentedAsKB. Look out for projects from everyone involved with record in the near future.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Vic Mensa were recently featured on the Bootleg Kev’s "Empire Business" mixtape, and here is the record titled "Orange Soda". Mensa has been working on a new project "INNANETAPE" and recently drop the single for it along with a video.
Vic also made some headlines with the announcment that their would be no more Kids These Days in a interview with XXL.
Brian Fresco latest should be still fresh in our minds, and I'm guessing there are others tracks to that are unreleased. He drops off a bonus record produced by The Arkitech, with lyrics I feel definitely standout, on "Fireworks".
Fresco's latest project which dropped two days ago is still available for, "Mafioso".
Directed by HOTC
Recently fan were giving a little preview of what's to come with a collaboration between Thelonius Martin and Giftz. From that interview we learned saw them working on his upcoming project "Position of Power", and the the announcement of working a second installment of "The Lake Effect".
If you remember the record that Giftz and Tree teamed up for "Nino", then get ready for the remix of that record. Giftz, Tree, and SaveMoney members Joey Purp, Kami de Chukwu, Brian Fresco, Dally Austin and Caleb James, hit the studio to lay down their verses for "Nino Remix".
Congrats to Promo on his recent graduation!
Directed by Sense Hernandez
Teaming up with Panik, of the Molemen, and after giving us a little preview, Psalm One drops her latest video for the record "Queen Until". She provide a great concept with lyrics lyrics letting you know this is not trendy. This record is available now on iTunes.
Shot & Edited Domiv
Add-2 describes his life gives us an intimate & insightful look into his life, his family and his music in this latest video for "Introspective". He recently dropped a project titled "More Missed Calls" holding 18 tracks which is still available for download.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Directed and Edited by Sense Hernandez; Produced by Serious
Today we get the long awaited video from Scheme for his single "La Clika", where team up with many name in the Chicago scene and his clique in the city to rep for where their from. Scheme and Beast Factory Films present the official video for La Clika. This is Scheme's 1st official release in Spanish and English; as he proceeds to bridge the gap between both cultures that raised him.
“La Clika”, Spanish for The Clique “is a cultural movement, I want my fans to represent La Clika. This is our team. La Clika represents those who haven't felt represented in Hip-Hop music.” - Scheme
The video for La Clika showcases Scheme with the support of his city, as well as glimpses of the Mexican culture he is proud and honored to represent. La Clika is a movement; it doesn't matter where you are, or where you are from. Rep that.
Produced by Larry Fisherman
So, "While You Wait" is the next project release from Mickey Rocks. He must mean the waiting for his "Banco" project. When until then expect this next project and enjoy this new single from the project called "In A Minute" featuring Ab-Soul and Dash. Download below.
Monday, May 20, 2013
Brian Fresco comes through with the release of his new project "Mafioso", debuting his first solo project. Along side the SaveMoney representer features Tree, Mama Allen Nico Segal, Chance The Rapper Kami de Chukwu and others, over 13 track 48 minutes project. Stream and download below.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Kanye West recently perform the song he premiered in 66 location around the world, "New Slaves" on SNL and went on the premier another track called "Black Skinheads". Both may be single from the upcoming album now titled "Yeezus", set to be released June 18th. Watch "Black Skinhead" performance below.
SaveMoney's Brian Fresco, who we've heard on "Red Kool-Aid", I Meant It, Mind Fuck, and the list goes on, drops off the artwork to his upcoming project, "Mafioso". With the release being May 20th, tomorrow, Fresco drops off a little video to show us what he's being working on for his debut album. Checkout the video below.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Definitely thinking outside the box with this one. Kanye West delivers a premier to his new single "New Slaves" across the globe on 66 different building. Track hold plenty of quotables, so push play above.
Friday, May 17, 2013
Bo Deal, Yo Gotti and Tray D(Marc Alonzo) all come together for the video to "Top Of The World".
Directed by Sense Hernandez
Panik & Psalm One team up for the new single and video off Panik's(Molemen) upcoming album "Coloring Outside The Lines". Looks like it could be an interesting visual, look for this the single & video drop on May 21st. Pre-Order the single now on Itunes & Amazon.
produced by Rel Elite
The Boy Illinois continues to drop some dope releases, first with "Ight" featuring Ebonique and today, his latest, "Pull Up" featuring Asia Monique. Checkout the latest from Illi and stand in amazement he pulls up. Stay tuned for more.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
An incredible night of Chicago hip hop is going down on Friday May 17th over at Double Door. The night will be capped off by the incredible, and enigmatic, ShowYouSuck. Joining Show will be The WHOevers, QUE Billah, Shayna Love, KiDD Tha Chicagoan, Caleb James, FM Supreme, Jay 2 'The KiDD Classic' & more. This is one not to miss and might be the last chance to see many of these acts in a room like this. The show will begin at 8PM and is 21+. $7 Advance / $10 Door.
I have one (1) pair of tickets to giveaway today see how to win them below.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Pugs Atomz and Shayna Love collaborated on a new track called "Boy Meets Girl" which was featured on the Tokyo Dawn Record presented compilation "The Heart Volume 3". Today they release the visual for the track, that you can checkout above.
Originator of the Soul Trap sound, fellow Chicagoan, Tree presents his latest project. This 17 track session titled "Sunday School 2: When Church Let's Out", and follow up the to "Sunday School", has had many ears waiting more from the single releases. This project hold features from Lili K, Danny Brown, Roc Marciano and others, with production from Tye Hill, Tree himself, Frank Dukes , Bink,S.C, and Khari Lemuel. Download the full project below.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
August last year Scheme dropped off his single "La Clika" which was set to be featured on an upcoming mixtape with DJ Scend.
“La Clika”, Spanish for The Clique “is a cultural movement, I want my fans to represent La Clika. This is our team. La Clika represents those who haven't felt represented in Hip-Hop music.” - SchemeNot too long ago he team up with many name in the Chicago scene and his clique in the city to rep for where their from. After a long wait Scheme looks to release his new video come Wednesday May 22nd.
Produced by Hippie Sabotage
Alex Wiley push forward on the path to releasing his debut mixtape "Club Wiley" dropping a new single featuring Freddie Gibbs titled "Creepin" with Kevin Cutler on the guitar. Expect the upcoming project "Club Wiley" to be release June 4th then physical copies which will be available June 6th at the Club Wiley release show.