Buzzing South Carolina artist Mantiz premieres his highly anticipated new single today titled “She Say”, featuring fellow SC native Jetson, who killed the hook.
The single was also produced by Mantiz, and will be appearing on his forthcoming EP, “#ThankYouForListening” which he plans to drop later this year around the holidays.
Upcoming artist Pharaoh Ivan, also the grandson of Malcolm X, releases a smooth six track EP New World Dilla. Hailing from the West coast Pharaoh drawls inspiration from legends like Guru and Common to put together a poetic approach in the EP.
New World Dilla is positively charged with lyrical wit and conscious vibrations, providing a easy listen for any true hip-hop fan.
Hailing from Johnson City, TN, Dre is a 22 year old MC who is best known for his 2012 debut mixtape “The Winners Have Arrived.” Since its release, he has steadily released new material and is now preparing for the release of his first official EP.
As a member of the quickly growing LMS Music movement, Dre seems inspired by the successes of fellow labelmates Tyrique Shahmir and Sip Jackson.
Not to be outdone, Dre releases a fun and inspiring new single titled “If You Lookin’.” While touching on subjects from unsupportive friends to watching his team rise to prominence, Dre seems to be thankful for the position he and his friends now find themselves in.
New Jersey MC Mo The General drops a hard hitting boom bap track to start off his monthly “B-Side Series” with a song fittingly called ‘The Booth’.
Mo holds no punches, as he unleashes witty punchlines and lyrical jabs in the direction of suspect rappers calling themselves MC’s in the booth. Cuts By Fes One!
Finally, a proper flow to represent Montreal’s ever growing and highly influential beat scene. Thompson, a young Montreal native, will be dropping his debut mixtape: Smoke Sum, on November 17th.
The mixtape features the 22 year old exploring his world through the combination of a hard hitting flow, playful lyricism, and heavy productions.
As an introduction Thompson offers us “This Shit Right Here”, an incessant head-bobber sampling the timeless Katt Williams and showcasing Thompson’s powerful flow and young grit.
Rosè is working his way up the ladder in the DMV underground scene, and it’s the honesty and realness of his lyrics that are his signature.
“Pushing My Luck” details his life from the years of 18-21 and all the struggles that came with those ages. It contains features from Matt McGhee, CrashPrez, Cal Rips & more, adding up for a nicely rounded project.