Chicago Mainstays Josi Green and Plainro Drop a Bonafide Classic In New EP ‘Closure’

Trust me when I say that Josi Green & Plainro’s new EP Closure is a true highlight of 2019. If you’ve been paying attention at all to Chicago hip hop you know that Josi has a stronghold on the R&B tip while Plainro can rap, produce, and sing in the vein of Anderson .Paak. Take both … More Chicago Mainstays Josi Green and Plainro Drop a Bonafide Classic In New EP ‘Closure’

Naturally Nice, Josi Green, and Christian Jalon Embrace Self Love In Their Newest Collaboration “These Days” (Review)

Racism, excessive police force, and lack of government aid have long been a struggle for African Americans, but hip hop continues to fights back. N.W.A. shed light on what was really going on in Compton, The Roots have given us over 25 years of socially conscious LP’s, and Kendrick Lamar has dropped groundbreaking political statements … More Naturally Nice, Josi Green, and Christian Jalon Embrace Self Love In Their Newest Collaboration “These Days” (Review)

Josi Green Won’t Settle For Anything Less In His Newest Record “Misunderstood”

Josi Green has not only become one of my favorite artists out of the Chi, but a trusted friend and supporter. I’ve posted him countless times, just based off his ability to make timeless records and fresh sounds. He’s worked with the best of the best in the city, and I’m not talk about Chief … More Josi Green Won’t Settle For Anything Less In His Newest Record “Misunderstood”

Josi Green (feat. Aaron Deux) – OH MY GAWD (New Track)

Josi Green never disappoints. Want proof? Just check out his SoundCloud. I’ve supported him since the inception of my first blog, circa 2011. I’ve seen him progress exponentially, utilizing social media and developing key realtionships. He knocked his newest song out of the park. OH MY GAWD is an apt title, as Josi spits with … More Josi Green (feat. Aaron Deux) – OH MY GAWD (New Track)

Ausar, Josi Green + Plainro – Dirty Laundry (Video)

We are big fans of the 3 artists featured in Dirty Laundry. We’ve covered them extensively, as Ausar has made year end lists, we’ve premiered Plainro’s new music, and given Josi the top spot in our Better Half Playlists. There is just too much to link you to, but search any of them on the top of … More Ausar, Josi Green + Plainro – Dirty Laundry (Video)

Josi Green – WYO (New Track)

Josi Green is as versatile as it gets. Just a few weeks ago we posted his song Balance, which was full of impressive wordplay and potent lyrics. Now Josi is back with a song for the ladies titled WYO. WYO is melodic, with the Chicago artist speaking on a girl that is in a relationship, … More Josi Green – WYO (New Track)

Josi Green (feat. Cassius Tae + The 25th Hour) – Balance (New Track)

Josi Green is your rapper’s favorite rapper. He’s worked with an array of talented artists in the city including Plainro, Ausar Bradley and many more. Producer The 25th Hour is among his most frequent collaborators, and the producer of my favorite Josi song YUALLOMY. You can always depend on Josi to put out quality work, (don’t sleep … More Josi Green (feat. Cassius Tae + The 25th Hour) – Balance (New Track)

Plainro – LEAVES (New EP)

Planiro’s newest 4 track EP, LEAVES, has got me all chilly. It is the definition of down tempo chill wave with a mix of hip hop thanks to Ausar Bradley and Josi Green. Both added great features to a great EP. Make no mistake, Planiro is the star of the show with his breezy vocals … More Plainro – LEAVES (New EP)