As the weather becomes cooler and the vacations end, Nashville’s D.O.U.G.H. has us reflect on the dark side of this season with his latest release, Another Summer.
There have been over 500 murders during the last few summers in Chicago and with the national awakening that the untimely and unjustified murders of Freddie Gray and Sandra Bland, this is an issue that we can no longer turn a blind eye to.
With this 3rd single, D.O.U.G.H.’s upcoming project, HGHRGRND, is shaping out to be a project with great energy and positive messages throughout. Be on the lookout for the DJ Breakem Off hosted project coming soon!
A woman may have other intentions, but rising emcee and singer Bryant Stewart says It’s OK on the latest single from his upcoming album! Produced by Chemist, the young Ferguson, MO bred artist utilizes his vocal and lyrical abilities to get his point across on a track perfect for handling your business or riding through the city at night.
If you’re looking for more from Mr. Stewart, you’re in luck; his new eightshadesofgrAy LP will be available on September 3rd!
As a follow up to “Never Love” released back in April, 2015. Smoove Gang’s own Wendall Scott brings you another smooth melodic tune for your summer playlist titled “Bounce.” This time around he’s tagged up Boston newcomer vocalist / emcee Tim Nihan, produced by his sibling King Poetic.
“Bounce” is featured on the forthcoming FREE compilation album which features all members of the Smoove Gang Entertainment roster titled “The Smoovement Vol. 1″ which is set to release August 31st.
KO The Legend has been consistently droppin’ heat all summer! After returning from NYC last week and droppin’ a killer freestyle on The Sway in The Morning Show, KO The LEGEND returns with “Poseidon”.
Produced by KO The LEGEND himself, “Poseiden” has a heavy baseline with haunting horn synths that compliment each other ever so well; while KO drops his signature “wave god” lyrics while name dropping legends Max B & Method Man. He also pays respect on the hook of “Poseidon” to fallen Queens, NY rappers Stack Bundles & Chinx.
Clay James presents us with his full-length Hennessy And Apple Juice EP. This comes with features from Young Dro & Big Gipp. Stroud from Hustle Gang is the executive producer and gives Clay great sounds to display his Southern roots.
The Savannah native displays player rhymes with crafty wordplay. The Southern Playa movement is in full effect as Clay James adds some heat to the summer.
Brooklyn based hip-hop duo I$O INDIES releases a brand new track produced by Jah Bless entitled “Ackee & Saltfish”.
The song is about overcoming daily struggles while paying respect to all of the black lives lost to police brutality.
Andy Mineo releases “Hear My Heart,” the second single from his forthcoming album Uncomfortable (Reach Records, 9/18/15).
The song is a dedication to his older sister Grace who is deaf. Andy reveals the guilt he felt not learning sign language at an earlier age.