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October 2015

Music

J. Cannon – Jackie Chan ft. DesignerFlow (Video)

October 28, 2015

By Uptown Toney

Trying to be the next up out of a state not many people are paying attention to can be a hard task. It takes great music, the right connections and stellar videos just to pop up on a few guys radars. A glimpse on a radar just might be all Kentucky native J. Cannon needs to break big after Bryson Tiller opened a few doors.

To the eerie minimal Trap sounds of Scottie Pimpin‘s production, Nemo Achida’s HoodStock recording artist proves he has the music and visuals as he grabs BC Photography capture himself and the HoodStock team living in the moment and making the most out of life as Cannon’s DesignerFlow assisted banger, “Jackie Chan,” serves as the soundtrack.

Take a look at the video above and look for “Jackie Chan” to appear on J. Cannon forthcoming EP, Santana Services.

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Hip Hop Artists: Post Your Music (10-28-15)

October 28, 2015

By FuNkwoRm

Yo! It’s Indie Wednesday. The day 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

Check this: Hip Hop Artists: Post Your Music (10-28-15)

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Music

Kali Uchis – Ridin Round (DJ Dahi Remix)

October 26, 2015

By Uptown Toney

DJ Dahi, the mastermind producer behind beloved records like Dom Kennedy’s “My Type of Party,” SZA’s “Babylon,” Kendrick Lamar’s “Money Trees,” Drake’s “Worst Behavior,” and Big Sean’s “IDFWU,” links up Colombiana Kali Uchis to rework her Por Vida EP track “Ridin Round,” originally produced by Bunx.

With more of a up-tempo Reggae flair, take a listen to Dahi’s rework below andwatch for a video for Kali Uchis’ cut to be released next week.

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Music

DP – Jabar (Video)

October 26, 2015

By Uptown Toney

In celebration of signing a distribution deal with 300 Entertainment, Virginia Beach-native DP drops a video for his 2014 released Brooklyn Taylor-produced banger “Jabar.” Director Shomi Patwary does a great job a bringing to life the menacing record as DP kicks his raw raps on the block and in his trap house. Watch the video below and look for the track to appear on DP’s forthcoming debut project Designer Casket set to drop on November 11th.

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Music

Jimi Tents – 5 O’Clock Shadow (EP)

October 26, 2015

By Uptown Toney

The SleeperCamp never disappoints, and their latest offering comes in the form of 5 O’Clock Shadow by Brooklyn newcomer Jimi Tents. Since debuting his song “Elmer Fudd” at the top of the year Jimi has proven to be quite the artist. His 7-track project solidifies his artistry as the buzzmaker serves up an array of sounds and moods with help from Tunji Ige, KeithCharles SPACEBAR, Sedroc, Earl Grey, Moxie Raia and Jay Bel.

Press play below on 5 O’Clock Shadow before you purchase the Vate Media presented project on iTunes.

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Music

Kavale – “Genius” [EP]

October 26, 2015

By Kaitlin

Following behind fellow native stars like Drake, PartyNextDoor, & The Weeknd, Toronto Hip-Hop artist Kavale takes a spot at being noticed as one of the new hot artists branching out of the Canadian region with the release of his debut EP, entitled Genius.

The project consists of six tracks, with standout records like “I Know” and “Caught Up”. Features include fellow Toronto artist Tea as well as Atlanta’s Daetrius Craig.

Kavale has put together most of the project, including songwriting, recording and production, with assistance from Arion Knight, K. Notes and Maxwell Kozen behind the boards.

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Chewy Garcia – “Me N You Bae” [Video]

October 26, 2015

By Kaitlin

With the release of his latest project entitled “Fat Kid Rules The World” (available on Datpiff.com) executive produced by L&X Music, Chewy Garcia lets loose his second visual off the project. “Me ‘n’ You Bae” ft. Jayy Perry produced by L&X Music and Directed by Shatek for #BeatsOnFilm is just in time for “Cuffin’ Season”, telling his version of a “Bonnie & Clyde” type story of love and loyalty between a man and woman.

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Music

MJ – “Hear My Prayers” ft. G-Herbo

October 26, 2015

By Kaitlin

As he gears up to release his full length LP “ChicagoParis,” MJ looks to up the ante by letting go of a cut from the project with “Hear My Prayers.” The track features a guest appearance by Chicago rising star G-Herbo f/k/a Lil Herb, which serves as his first musical release since his “Ballin Like I’m Kobe” mixtape. On the song, the pair lament about their trials and tribulations while expressing resiliency.

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Nsikak – “3ME” ft. Big Rece [Video]

October 26, 2015

By Kaitlin

Twin Cities’ very own Nsikak (pronounced N-See-Cuh) keeps the party in house with his home team turn up anthem, “3ME.” Featuring his go to brother in rhyme, Big Rece, and production from Minnesota’s own, Angelo Bombay, they deliver a certified banger with plenty of bars to chew on. You’ll definitely run this one back a few times.

Nsikak’s upcoming album, The Lost Generation (TLGN) is slated to drop by the end of the year.

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