"The Only Coast is Contra." Remember that statement when it comes to these four young talented versatile emcees from Los Angeles known as Coast Contra (Rio Loz, Eric Jamal and twins Ras & Taj Austin)(Area 51 Music). Their journey will reach the entire world with every like, comment, share, tweet, post, word of mouth and live performances, which they have done with Rapsody and more recently on MURS D.C.R.P. (Declaration Celebration Regulation Party) tour. already in very soon.
California's upcoming talent continues to make waves in the Hip Hop world. Nuglife (Bay Area, CA by-way-of Los Angeles, CA Producer_Artist_Filmographer_Nuglife Productions_High Def Ent.) is one paving his way with such projects as the 2020 album Filipinos In Space with Rocky G (San Francisco, CA). Other noteworthy releases being 2019's The Beat Dispensary, NUGLIFE 2020,(Soundcloud) The Beat Dispensary 2 (Soundcloud)(with instrumentals)(Soundcloud)(2021) and the latest 2021 EP
Brooklyn is where he is from, Philly is his home as he continues to make waves while generating respect for his skills and grind through collaborations, guest appearances, project series such as Leatherface, Beautiful Payne, If Cocaine Could Talk and more. I could only be talking about the lyrical terror known as RJ Payne (formerly known as Reign Man in the battle scene). His new Asethic (Brooklyn, N.Y.) produced horned fanfare titled "Hellz Fury" is finally here with lyrical
With ill work from the 2020 collaboration album with ILL Conscious (West Baltimore, MD) titled The Epic Of Gilgamesh, to the morbidly dark and stellar toadmilk (jakprogresso (New York) & aloeight (Bay Area, CA)) track "Mortifying" featuring Dark Lo, RJ Payne, Tristate, Benny The Butcher and Conway The Machine and 2018's self-titled toadmilk album, California Producer, aloeight (Bay Area) has been consistently busy with quality production to serve the fans. The new song "Gospe
Two of the hottest emcees in recent years coming out of their respective areas of Washington, D.C. and Brooklyn, N.Y. are Ankhlejohn (Emcee/Producer/Audio Engineer/Label Owner of Shaap Records) and Rome Streetz (The Walkers_Bad Influenyce). One of their past collaborations to incite the exuberant thoughts "They need to make a project together!" is the 2019 track "Paul Janssen" off
Ankhlejohn's August 2019 album Reign Supreme. (Produced, Mixed and Mastered by Ankhlejohn_dedic
When Los Angeles Emcee/Producer, Blu (Dirty Science_New World Color_Blu & Exile) announces anything the fans listen. After producing all of Scienz of Life member, John Robinson's May 2021 project King JR, today the first single "Let It Shine" is upon us! With production by Sirplus (Southern California_Dirty Science) who handles all production on the upcoming EP For Sale. Sidewaalk Kal (NYC_Gotham's Kemetiu) and CashUs King (formerly Co$$)(Los Angeles/Leimert Park, CA) come th
The Coney Island, Brooklyn Emcee/Producer, Your Old Droog (YOD) and the late great villain MF Doom link up with the triple threat known as Edan (Rockville, MD Emcee_Producer_DJ) for the track "Dropout Boogie". Need I say more other than press play and also enjoy the artwork by legendary graffiti artist/writer KEO aka SCOTCH79th aka LORD SCOTCH (Brookyln, N.Y._Metalface Records Art Director). YOD said "Dropout Boogie" was his first time recording with MF Doom. Listen, share an
Buffalo Emcee and GxFR member, Conway the Machine (Drumwork Music Group) just unleashed his second single "Scatterbrain" with Georgia's J.I.D. (Spillage Village and J. Cole's Dreamville) and new Gabon citizen Ludacris. Don Cannon's (Co-Founder of TmrO App) production has the three artists going in over haunting vocals. Expect "Scatterbrain" to be on Conway's upcoming album La Maquina on April 16, 2021. Listen and share below. Check the tracklist for the upcoming album below.
High Heat Records, Brown Bag Money and Gold Era unite for "Dream Warriors"! Toronto Hip Hop keeps knocking down any doubts of easing up on infectious music. Sibbs Roc (Gold Era Producer & Emcee) creates an enchanting nature filled bird-chirping track as the "Dream Warriors" Falcon Outlaw aka TEX (High Heat Records) and Daniel Son (Brown Bag Money) come delivering their stomping grounds reality. Falcon Outlaw gives respect to Toronto's veterans Dream Warriors (King Lou and Cap
Toronto, Canada and Rochester, N.Y. Hip Hop scene is on a constant rise, so when Asun Eastwood (Toronto_TOMA_Gold Era), Sibbs Roc (Toronto_Gold Era) and M.A.V. aka Maverick Montana (Rochester_Da Cloth) came together for their new album 98 Miles on April 2, 2021 (also Sibbs Roc born day), fans were given a new set of jewels. 98 nautical miles between the two cities, which no border can contain Asun and M.A.V.'s rhyme barrage as they trek through life. 1. Flu Season 2. Django 3
New England Hip Hop is at it again! There are times in life when people who always build off their similar skills are at their best when together. EMS member Rev aka Revalation (New Bedford, MA by-way-of Bronx, N.Y.) and GoD iLLa (Clinton, MA by-way-of Philly, PA) are prime examples when they joined forces once again. It's like they didn't miss a step since the Mic Murderers days. Their first single "Wu Wednesday" in true Wu-Tang Clan fashion displays the influence and apprec
LA's own Cypress Hill released an unexpected collaboration with Detroit's Black Milk for the new song "Champion Sound". The song is part of the new R.B.I. 21 Baseball video game (Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Android, Microsoft Windows, Xbox Series X and Series S, Xbox One), which the music video features actual gameplay footage. The two emcees of Cypress Hill, B-Real and Sen Dog equally share mic duties and chorus to Black Milk's unique set of drums and a haunting vocal sa
Oakland, CA Producer Cole James Cash (Founder of Elite Squad Recordings) was quiet in previous years after tragedy struck and had most of his music stolen. His album Street Champion was well on it's way to being released during this time, yet persevered with its release in 2020, along with the project The Time Machine 2. On the continuous road to recovery throughout the years he proved to not let life's negative outcomes discontinue his love of making music. One such song wor
LE$ (Emcee/Producer_SteakXShrimp_DIOS (Did It Ourselves)) and the UGK veteran, Bun B (Port Arthur, TX) are two of Houston's consistently working artists. They linked up for their own EP titled Distant released January 1, 2021 and produced entirely by LE$. Prior to the EP's release they delivered the music video for "Live By" (directed by Jorge Casanova) in late 2020. Both emcees distinctively address handling your hustle, importance in life while being prepared over the signa
A day ago Toronto Emcee, Daniel Son (Brown Bag Money (BBM)) let the fans know he has some projects set to drop. One such project will be Dojo with Tuff Kong Records member/Producer Cuns reppin' Rome/Roma, Italy. Cuns has produced projects for Crimeapple, Conway, John Jigg$, A.G. (D.I.T.C.) and GeneralBackPain available at Tuff Kong Records Bandcamp site...HERE Daniel Son continues to be on fans radar whether a guest feature, collaboration project or solo. In 2020, Daniel Son
Toronto, Canada and Rochester, N.Y. have combined quite often in Hip Hop. This time in the form of Asun Eastwood (Toronto_TOMA_Gold Era), Sibbs Roc (Toronto_Gold Era) and M.A.V. aka Maverick Montana (Rochester_Da Cloth) for their first single "Tug of War". Joining these three artists is Jay Royale (East Baltimore, MD_Tutelage) speaking on the positive and negative life presents through heartfelt honest words of wisdom. "Tug of War" will be on the upcoming album 98 Miles (prod
As if twelve albums in 2020 by Flee Lord (L.E.S. by-way-of Far Rockaway, Queens Emcee_LordMobb) wasn't enough of a statement. Non-stop creation of music is evident when he unleashed his crew's LordMobb Compilation Vol. 1 (Hosted by Peter Rosenberg) on February 26, 2021. On the 4ord (Fayetteville, N. Carolina) produced track "New Orleans Bop" Lord Lord gets native New Orleans Emcee (Eastside NO to be exact), Jameel Na'im X aka JNX aka Cyph (Out The Box Entertainment (O.T.B. En
Portsmouth, New Hampshire Producer, DBegun aka David Begun has been releasing some interesting combinations for his blend/mashup projects since the 2017 Nasimoto (Nas and Quasimoto aka Madlib). March 15, 2021 he combines the Beastie Boys (MCA, Ad-Rock & Mike D) and Run The Jewels (Killer Mike & El-P) for Beast The Jewels. Listen, share and support below. #BEASTIEBOYS #MCA #MIKED #ADROCK #RUNTHEJEWELS #KILLERMIKE #ELP #DAVIDBEGUN #DBEGUN #BEASTTHEJEWELS #PORTSMOUTH #NEWHAMPSHI
Good$ense member, KingiKeem (New Orleans, LA_Out The Box Entertainment (OTB) and fellow New Orleans Emcee, Gene Stanza prove the lyricism in the south is nothing to dismiss as they rhyme over the instrumental of Cam'Ron's track "Losin' Weight". Original track produced by former Co-Founder of The Diplomats, Darrel "Digga" Branch. Watch, listen and share below.
"Losing Weight" is off KingiKeem and Gene Stanza 2020 album Rare Breeds. #KINGIKEEM #GENESTANZA #GOODSENSE #LOSINGWEI
Good$ense crew is a hotbed of lyrical talent coming out of Louisiana. KingIkeem (New Orleans, LA_Out The Box Entertainment (OTB) is one of those members proving it once again on "I wonder". Accompanying KingIkeem on the song and visuals is another lyrical talent in the name of Don Flamingo (New Orleans East, LA_EGMG). "I wonder" is off the album Loyalty Over Love released February 23, 2021. Watch, listen and share below. #KINGIKEEM #DONFLAMINGO #IWONDER #MUSICVIDEO #VIDEO #GO