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Hip Hop Artists: Post Your Music (8-19-17)

July 19, 2017

By FuNkwoRm

Hey Indie Hip Hop Fam!

…It’s Indie Wednesday! Time to share your music!

If you’re new to this hip hop blog, check out the rules below and post your music.

PLEASE READ

1. Everyone is limited to one music post per week. Spammers will be banned.

2. You can post the same song if you posted it the previous week but keep that practice in moderation

3. Converse and dialogue with each other as much as you like. In fact, I encourage it.

Here is the suggested format:

1. Name of the artist:

2. Location (where are you from)

3. Couple of your social links (Twitter and or Facebook)

4. Say something about yourself, hip hop, or anything interesting. It can also be totally unrelated to music. Show us you have a personality.

Post music or videos that can play in the thread please. No download links to your mixtape.

Feel free to post any PICS and GIFs.

POST…LISTEN…NETWORK

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King B – “Move (Remix)” ft. Rich the Kid & Black Youngsta

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

St. Louis native King B hit the ground running earlier this year when he released his breakout single “Bust Down.” The track made waves on the web, helping to organically strengthen his already rising fan base. With half of 2017 already in the books, the teenage MC has been hard at work putting out new material, collaborating with top artists and joining Rich The Kid on tour. All of this while splitting his time between schooling and pursuing his career. Today, King B reveals the official remix for his single “Move,” which features the aforementioned Rich The Kid and Yo Gotti affiliate Blac Youngsta. The track is lifted from his recently released project titled “Surrounded By Hate.”

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Illa – “The Favor” [EP]

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

The Favor EP, is R&B artists Illa’s debut EP, produced by Trackademicks. The songstress reflects on finding herself again after a turbulent relationship and discovering the Favor in it all. Her throaty vocals, vulnerable with emotion, tell the story of losing herself in love, and of how she found her way through the pain, with God’s love and FAVOR. With the blend of classic R&B and Hip-Hop beats coupled with sweet & sultry vocals and heady harmonies, Illa, is ready to spread her wings and show the world what she has to offer. Check it out here.

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God Goldin – “God Is Like” [Video]

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

God Goldin continues to release new material as he gears up for the release of his forthcoming album, Peace God. Today, the Virginia emcee delivers the visual for God Is Like. The track is a freestyle over the classic Nas Is Like beat from the Queens legends’ I Am… album.

In the visual, God Goldin pays homage to Nas by mirroring the original footage telling us exactly what God Is Like. Check it out below, Peace God is coming soon.

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Sondai – “One Chick”

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

DMV-based creative, Sondai kicks off the summer with his female-friendly ode One Chick. The laid back single, which has amassed over half-a-million streams, gained serious traction after making its way onto Spotify’s “Fresh Finds” playlist. Drawing comparisons to Billboard chart-topping recording artist Aminé‘s “Caroline,” the song serves as another well needed Queen praising anthem.

Hear the talented crooner’s viral-bound single below and purchase it via iTunes here.

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Tony Williams – “To Gain The World” [LP]

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

After sharing the stage alongside Kanye West during his ‘Saint Pablo Tour,’ The World Famous Tony Williams AKA Tony Williams takes advantage of his time off the road and delivers a well-curated collection of songs.Titled The 7th Day, the EP serves as the prequel to the former G.O.O.D. Music recording artist’s forthcoming LP To Gain The World.
Guest features on the project include Raheem Devaughn, Cyhi The Prynce, Pharoahe Monch, Stokely, JACQ, Bobby Sessions & Ye, while notable instrumentation comes compliments of Grammy winning sound architect Bink! as well as No I.D. – who’s responsible for all the production on Jay-Z‘s latest Billboard chart-topping album 4:44.
Stream the cohesive body of work, which showcases the talented his soulful vocals and seasoned songwriting, along with a trailer of the soon to be released visual for “Money” after the jump!

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G-Rieduz – “Gotta Leave”

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

Skitta-Skat & V-Nell, who collectively join forces as hip-hop duo G-Rieduz, return on the Kid Exclusive-produced cut “Gotta Leave.” Sampling Donell JonesBillboard chart topping ballad “Where I Wanna Be,” the song finds the P.G. County – Maryland native’s coming to terms with the reality that though the bond they once had with their respective love interests was strong ultimately it’s best to just move on.
Give the laid back track a listen above and look out for more from the pair dropping soon!

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Black INC – “With Me”

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

Formerly known as J. Black from his Howard University battle rapping days, Black INC is back and coming for everything he deserves with a clip full of new music to match the new moniker. On his latest single “With Me,” the North Carolina native cleverly highlights the fact that success isn’t anything without somebody special to share it with. Taking on dual roles as featured artist and producer, Timbaland affiliate SeQuence compliments Black’s relatable lyrics and husky vocal tone perfectly.
Stream the radio ready cut after the jump and purchase it on iTunes here.

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AR-Ab – “No Smoke” ft. Velous [Video]

July 18, 2017

By Kaitlin

Having been a mainstay in the Philadelphia rap scene for some years, AR-Ab is no stranger to getting things via the road less traveled. Serving as a founding member of the OBH collective, Ab was thrusted into the mainstream consciousness when he was famously name dropped on Drake’s on seminal “Back To Back.” After a short-lived affiliation Birdman’s Cash Money Records, Ab take matters into his own hands, releasing the first installment of his mixtape series titled “The Protocol. Vol.1.”
Today, with a sizable amount of momentum, rapper ARAb looks to take things up several notches with the new official music video for his single “No Smoke.” Having already premiered via BET Jams, the track features Grammy nominated producer Velous (Kanye West, J. Cole) and finds the pair contrasting street-edged rhymes with a bouncy hook. Directed by fellow Philadelphia native Benny Boom, the man behind the much-hyped Tupac Shakur biopic All Eyez On Me, the visual brings out refined aesthetic to Philly’s grittiness. Be on the lookout for AR-Ab’s forthcoming project titled “Road To Glory,” which is slated for release later this year via OBH Records/Sony Red.

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