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February 2017

Music

Gaz The Rapper – “Hit It Right”

February 27, 2017

By Kaitlin

Gaz The Rapper grabs Veteran Beatz for a refreshing new single, “Hit It Right.”

With witty punchlines and plenty of charisma, Gaz is a freestyle-focused recording artist from Fairfax, Virginia. The 22-year-old has amassed a strong Periscope following from his freestyles, and is now preparing for the release of his highly anticipated Gaz and Effect project.

Now signed to 703 Entertainment, Gaz has plenty of upcoming releases, and big aspirations.

“I came up with the song in ATL with Veteran Beatz. The song means a lot to me… “Hit It Right” was actually mixed by 2 Chainz recording engineer, Jack “Jak” Brown,” Gaz shares with us.

Check it out here.

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Johnny Hopkins – “Rap Game Willie Nelson” [Mixtape]

February 27, 2017

By Kaitlin

Jonny Hopkins releases his brand new project Rap Game Willie Nelson. Naming the project after the famed country singer, Jonny Hopkins pays tribute to the musical great who also is a marijuana-using maverick. The two share parallels, both sharing a love for grass and an advocacy for the legalization of it.

Per usual, Jonny’s 10-track project is peppered with stoner references, giving listeners an abundance of green anthems for the season. The selection of sounds is wide-ranging, with production credits from Ill I.D. and Law. Jonny is all about painting the picture of the smoker lifestyle through his slick lines and wicked wordplay. It’s all about burning some and having fun with life just like Willie Nelson!

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Young H. Skyline – “Real” [Video]

February 27, 2017

By Kaitlin

Young H. Skyline describes his music as “the code of the streets.” Skyline’s lyrics convey a musical diary of sorts; his songs are honest and personal and they touch on matters close to the heart. He writes about observations and personal revelations of the everyday struggle. “My goal is to enlighten and entertain my audience while conveying realistic images of life,” proclaims the rapper.

Today, he’s back with a new video for “Real,” featuring Sonny Chulo.

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Supa – “Watching” ft. Jim Jones [Video]

February 22, 2017

By Kaitlin

Supa wants the rap world to pay full attention when it comes to his new video, “Watching.” The video features new Roc Nation signee, Jim Jones. Filmed in his hometown, Supa, shows how it goes down in Miami, Florida. Lyrically, Supa and Jim Jones over deliver. Here’s what Jim Jones says about the track..

“The song is a direct reflection of what growin’ up in these mean Miami streets is like. It’s theme music to the hood.” – Jim Jones

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Alpha H – “Limitless” [Album]

February 22, 2017

By Kaitlin

New Jersey native Alpha H delivers his brand new Limitless album. The 9-track project is a smooth sail from its launch to landing with production provided by Stayn’d Art, DarnellGotIt, Joe Logic, and Father Earth. This project finds Alpha veering from his typical confines, getting more candid than ever all while experimenting with an assortment of different sounds. Inspired by his travels to Atlanta, Miami, and LA, Alpha cultivates an expansive roll of sounds and themes. The album is peppered with personal experiences, reflective admissions, and his two cents worth.

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Chyna Vonne – “Run Forrest” [Video]

February 22, 2017

By Kaitlin

Hailing from Providence, RI, Chyna Vonne delivers her latest effort “Run Forrest.” Chyna’s bars are icy and self-assured with the powerhouse femcee deflecting the haters at every corner. She flaunts her certified credentials through witty wordplay and a gutsy aura that takes listeners back to that classic era of hip-hop. “Run Forrest” comes off of The UnExpected 2: Return of A Queen which is set to drop in 2017.

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Kid Quill – “Daily Routine” [Video]

February 22, 2017

By Kaitlin

Hailing from Shelbyville, Indiana, a southeast suburb of Indianapolis, Kid Quill delivers a visual for his song “Daily Routine.” The cut comes from his second studio album, The Name Above the Title, a chronological story of his experiences leading to where he is today. This song is representative of his first few years of high school. High school days are the formative years, where you really start to find yourself and make lifelong friends. “Daily Routine” is a happy go-lucky tune about finding confidence in just being yourself and not having a lot of worries. Everyone’s daily routine is different, but it’s that daily routine that shapes you into who you are.

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