Joey Burbs Drops The Visual To Summer Jam “Treat You Like A 90’s R&B Song”

Joey Burbs makes his flowsfordays’ debut with a catchy new song and visual. The audio to Treat You Like A 90’s R&B Song is infectious, but the music video captures Joey’s charisma and light hearted nature. Paint and it’s vivid colors are a constant in the visual, thanks to Videographer Jules Villareal and editor Nadine Merheb. Joey’s greatest strength is his vocal abilities. He sings … Continue reading Joey Burbs Drops The Visual To Summer Jam “Treat You Like A 90’s R&B Song”

Chicago Native HM Bando Spares No Seconds on, “Bands”

Photo by @bandofmdtay Chicago has a rich history of people who are determined to make it by any means. Sometimes, due to circumstances, the “any means” isn’t positive, but despite that we move forward. The important thing is we learn from our mistakes and become better from them. On, “Bands,” Chicago’s own, HM Bando is just trying to find that realization. Keeping melodic energy at … Continue reading Chicago Native HM Bando Spares No Seconds on, “Bands”

Skipp Whitman Drops ‘NameTag’, His Most Intimate Visual To Date

Skipp Whitman is an OG around the FFD circuit, thanks to his dedication to crafting thematic and engaging visuals. I was waiting on a proper audio stream of them which we were blessed with this year. Skipp challenged himself on his new visual NameTag, which was written, produced, recorded, mixed, shot, and edited in one day – inside of 10 hours. I hope my readers are familiar with the … Continue reading Skipp Whitman Drops ‘NameTag’, His Most Intimate Visual To Date

James Gardin’s Funk Inspired Hit ‘Complaining’ Finally Gets the Visual Treatment

James Gardin’s newest song Complaining has become a national hit. The track was featured on Hot97, NPR, ESPN’s “First Take,” and Spotify with critical acclaim. The attention is not a fluke – Complaining is a feel good, funk inspired single featuring groovy production from Young Heat. The Complaining music video has finally dropped, and is a perfect representation of the happy-go-lucky vibe James portrays. James sings, raps, and performs … Continue reading James Gardin’s Funk Inspired Hit ‘Complaining’ Finally Gets the Visual Treatment

Austin Poe Embodies Chicago In His Newest Visual ‘Cold Out’

That ill lyricism from Chicago seems to be fading away as of late. It’s been a minute since I’ve heard an artist lay down reality raps that spark emotion and cut through you like a knife. Enter Austin Poe. On his latest visual, Cold Out, he lays out raw emotions on loosing homies, struggles within the city streets, and his ambitions as an artist & man. Over … Continue reading Austin Poe Embodies Chicago In His Newest Visual ‘Cold Out’

N.B.S. & Tragedy Khadafi Bring Intelligent Street Rap To New Visual “Violent Wisdom”

This year, cousins E‘Flash and V Knuckles (aka N.B.S.) dropped their album SwissVets 2 to great fanfare. The 2 lone features on the project are the legendary group ONYX, along with another OG Tragedy Khadafi. Natural Born Spitters have a great PR team, already releasing 3 visuals off of the LP. The Onyx video was my favorite until Violent Wisdom hit my inbox. This one features Tragedy, and serves as a homage … Continue reading N.B.S. & Tragedy Khadafi Bring Intelligent Street Rap To New Visual “Violent Wisdom”

Marko Stat$, Aced Spade, & Their Squad Star In New Music Video ‘WADDUP’

Last year Marko Stat$ dropped his much anticipated full length Bee-4 I Fly Away. The success of the project resulted in accolades, respect, and a number of performances. I knew he had it in him from the jump as I interviewed him back in 2016. His right hand man Aced Space handled the production on the LP, and finally got the attention he’s always deserved. We also saw … Continue reading Marko Stat$, Aced Spade, & Their Squad Star In New Music Video ‘WADDUP’

Chicago MC Kash Gets Personal In New Music Video “WANDER NOT LOST’

Chicago’s Kash is new to my ears but has immediately impressed with his music video WANDER NOT LOST. It dropped back in March, but deserves the proper attention and praise. Videographer and editor Brian Edwards of MoneyStrongTv matched Kash’s potent bars – touching on friends he can’t trust, his desire and dedication to make it big, and a catchy, energetic chorus to match. It’s been a minute … Continue reading Chicago MC Kash Gets Personal In New Music Video “WANDER NOT LOST’

Catching Up On Submissions Part 3 (Best Of)

Sebastian Kamae – Dust (Single) Instrumental goodness from Chicago producer Sebastian Kame who is currently working on a new project featuring a host Chicago based artists. Dust is an apt description of the instrumental above, with similarities to Guru’s Jazzmattazz series along with lo-fi sonics and elements of old school hip hop. Singles will continue to drop while we wait for the LP out in June. … Continue reading Catching Up On Submissions Part 3 (Best Of)

flowsfordays Premiere: Domineko – Setlist (Music Video)

Kansas City talent Domineko is a one two punch. He can rhyme and sing with passion, lyrically captivating his audience. His newest visual, Setlist, is another gem in his discography. It centers around a girl he’s feeling that won’t pick up the phone and give him a chance. Domineko starts to get tired of trying, blantaly told in the chorus ‘pick up the phone before … Continue reading flowsfordays Premiere: Domineko – Setlist (Music Video)

Lyrical Giant Snak The Ripper Drops His Most Personal Work To Date In New Visual and Track “I’m Good”

Snak The Ripper is a lyrical giant with heart, soul, and dedication. The gifted MC has worked his ass off to build his large and loyal following. To add to Snak’s growing buzz, he’s blessed us with I’m Good. The track and visual brings forth a nostalgic vibe that compliments Ripper’s intricate and most personal rhymes yet. For example, he’s taken some time off to … Continue reading Lyrical Giant Snak The Ripper Drops His Most Personal Work To Date In New Visual and Track “I’m Good”

Zeek Wonderlen Pours His Heart Out In Exceptional New Music Video, “Let Go”

Zeek Wonderlen is a fairly new artist out of Chicago, and has already racked up views, posts and praise. In November of last year he dropped his EP Project Baby which jumpstarted his newly minted career. Let Go is his first official music video, although the actual song was off the aforementioned EP. The south-sider is new to our pages, but Let Go stood out to me … Continue reading Zeek Wonderlen Pours His Heart Out In Exceptional New Music Video, “Let Go”

OG Lyricist M-Dot Hits Germany For A Visual To New Single “Ricochet”

M-Dot reps Boston hard – evident throughout his prosperous career. It’s child’s play at this point, with multiple albums in and lyrical skills that flow like spoken word. To capitalize on his still buzzing 2017 LP, M is back with a ferocious single and visual to Ricochet. This time he traveled abroad to Deutschland, linking with skilled German talents such as producer Whatson, videographer Wunsch, DJ Access, and … Continue reading OG Lyricist M-Dot Hits Germany For A Visual To New Single “Ricochet”

Goody Drops The First Single And Visual To Upcoming EP “NoGood”

After a quick but effective visual, Chicago’s Goody is back for more. His previous drop was a warning to weak MC’s, and Look takes a similar approach. Goody is no one trick pony and brings fresh, potent lyrics along with a new flow. The Pheraco directed visual is complimented by a dark, colorful atmosphere with abstract & artistic shots (edited by Sefprostudio.) Producer TBA Millz outdid … Continue reading Goody Drops The First Single And Visual To Upcoming EP “NoGood”

Chicago’s Goody Links With Phera Designer Ron Louis For Gritty New Visual “Under Pressure”

Goody has been busy campaigning for Phera, a Chicago clothing brand started by designer Ron Louis. The talented MC couldn’t help making music in the interim – hence his newest visual for Under Pressure. Goody warns the competition that there is no slowing him down, and while they get comfortable, he’s only working harder. His lyrical attack matches the menacing production from 1stfrom92 who prove to be a … Continue reading Chicago’s Goody Links With Phera Designer Ron Louis For Gritty New Visual “Under Pressure”

Baritone Vocalist Myes Cameron Shows Us The Dark Side Of Being An Artist In “caged bird” (New Music Video)

NY’s Myes Cameron has the voice of an angel. Yes, he is a baritone vocalist, but has the heart and soul of jazz and blues singers from the early 20th century. His newest visual to the previously released caged bird is poetry, heartache, and the purest singing I have heard in recent memory. The audio dropped over 4 months ago and has organically racked up … Continue reading Baritone Vocalist Myes Cameron Shows Us The Dark Side Of Being An Artist In “caged bird” (New Music Video)

Skipp Whitman & Emmitt James Admire A Mysterious Woman in New Visual “El Aye”

Last month FFD favorite Skipp Whitman graced us with his new full-length UFSV#1. The project is a collection of the plethora of visuals he’s put out, and I’ve covered, in the last year. I am no stranger to his meticulously crafted music videos which get better and better with time. Yet another one has dropped titled El Aye off the aforementioned UFSV#1 project. Skipp has linked with … Continue reading Skipp Whitman & Emmitt James Admire A Mysterious Woman in New Visual “El Aye”

Ron Beatty Teams up with Grammy Nominated Producer $K For “Infinity” (New Track & Video)

  North Carolina native Ron Beatty turned heads with his recent V.S.O.P. Playlist, but apparently the best was yet to come. His newest record with Grammy Nominated producer $K is an impressive blend of storytelling, honesty, melody, and transcending bars. It is soulful, organic, bassline driven record, and details Ron’s move to Atlanta along with his humble beginnings and the comfortable relationship he has with a … Continue reading Ron Beatty Teams up with Grammy Nominated Producer $K For “Infinity” (New Track & Video)

Catching Up On Submissions Part 1 (Best Of)

Detroit’s Ty Farris, formerly known as 40 Flame, returns this year with his elegant new track Dirt Naps. A silky smooth beat from Stu Bangas starts Ty’s even flow, combining effortless punch-lines with no holds back bars. Both Stu and Ty bring a soulful vibe to 2018, and I’m excited for his upcoming EP No Co-sign, Just Cocaine. Dirt Naps is the first single off the … Continue reading Catching Up On Submissions Part 1 (Best Of)

Gold Haze – Shame (NEW MUSIC VIDEO)

Chicago artist are making it difficult for anyone to ignore their hard efforts. Being introduced to the art scene only three years ago, I can say without a shadow of a doubt, HERE is where I must imagine every artist would want to be. The talent is unmatched. Every event has been diverse and I’ve traveled back home, leaving with something: Inspiration. 23 year old rapper & producer … Continue reading Gold Haze – Shame (NEW MUSIC VIDEO)