The Village Do It For The Culture On Their Previously Unreleased Track “Cold World”

The Village has been on my radar for almost a year now. The Philly duo of Dizzy & Maye have always reminded me of that early 2000’s hip hop era – when the likes of Aesop Rock, Dilla, and MF Doom were at their peak. I’ve noted before that they choose excellent instrumentals to rhyme over, utilizing … More The Village Do It For The Culture On Their Previously Unreleased Track “Cold World”

Philly Duo The Village Overcome Obstacles In Their Standout Record “OverDraft”

When Philly up and comers The Village (Dizzy & Mayes) hit me up to share their newest track OverDraft, I was immediately drawn in with their SoundCloud description: “Relatable stories with a feel good hook you can vibe to.” Although a concise statement, it captures everything this standout record is. Both share intricate details of … More Philly Duo The Village Overcome Obstacles In Their Standout Record “OverDraft”

The Village Drops The Second Visual Off Their Celebrated G.O.D. LP

The talented duo The Village (out of Philly) have dropped another strong visual off their celebrated G.O.D. LP. This one is titled On My Way, and is my favorite of the two. On My Way has elements of a smokers anthem, but stays intelligent and endearing. They express their love for hip hop, and how making music keeps … More The Village Drops The Second Visual Off Their Celebrated G.O.D. LP

The Village – Perfect Timing (Video)

Just a month ago the Philly duo The Village dropped one of the strongest projects of the year. Dizzy & Mayes complimented one another on every single track, each contributing their unique style of rhyming. Perfect Timing was a hell of an intro to G.O.D I Growth Overcame Doubt, and now we’ve got the official music video. It’s … More The Village – Perfect Timing (Video)

The Village – Perfect Timing (New Track)

Philly is on the up and up in regards to hip hop and helping the movement is a new group called The Village. KDizzy  + Maye$ make up the duo and Perfect Timing is their way of introducing their union. It’s a great start as both play off one another in describing the struggles they are … More The Village – Perfect Timing (New Track)

Lo Village – Last Summer (EP) + ‘Lately’ Music Video

Genre’s clash and collide in Lo Village’s newest EP Last Summer. Kwess, Kane and Charles give their all on the extensive 8 track list. You can tell the joining of all 3 emcees was meant to be. They’ve also released an official music video to one of the songs on the album, Lately. Elevator (specifically The 88) … More Lo Village – Last Summer (EP) + ‘Lately’ Music Video

Meet Aasha Marie: The Multi-Talented Chicago Artist Promoting Empowerment & Healing

Aasha Marie is one of our most important voices in Chicago. She is an all around talent, shaped by her upbringing, environment, and spirituality. Positivity radiates from her and her music. While Aasha hasn’t released a full project yet, you can expect that to come on March 27th called While You Were Sleeping. Aasha can sing … More Meet Aasha Marie: The Multi-Talented Chicago Artist Promoting Empowerment & Healing

Catching Up On Submissions Part 6 (Best Of)

Reno Shakur – .Safe After a Slum Village sampled single released two months ago, boundary-pushing Atlanta MC Reno Shakur is back with another strong track, .Safe (featuring Supreme Sol and produced by AyoNicky). All Reno wants is for people to understand and feel his music, and he makes a great case for it. .Safe is both … More Catching Up On Submissions Part 6 (Best Of)

Jay Wonder Gets Sentimental On “Don’t Fall In Love”

This is my first time coming in contact with Jay Wonder, but damn, his new single “Don’t Fall In Love” is blowing me away. The beat for this cut, which is produced by hamzah, is jazzy and subtle. The first thing I noticed about this instrumental is how much it reeks of J. Dilla influence. … More Jay Wonder Gets Sentimental On “Don’t Fall In Love”

Artist To Watch Scooty Exudes Confidence With Her Debut Single ‘The Difference’

Females are already starting to take over the music industry. 2019 will be our year, and my prediction is more of a fact. More evidence has been delivered to my inbox in the grace of newbie Scooty. Her debut single, The Difference, has already become one of my favorite tracks of the year. In just 2 … More Artist To Watch Scooty Exudes Confidence With Her Debut Single ‘The Difference’