Where North Meets South for Hip Hop Soul and R&B
…and it sounds like Vitamin D for the soul
It’s not everyday you run into Chance The Rapper. Sure, you might bump into him at the airport as he’s coming or going. You might even catch him at an event, with a sea of people following him through the crowd as if he’s our rap savior. But with his busy and demanding schedule, you just never know if he’s in town or on the road. He belongs to the world now, so if he’s in Chicago or not is always the question.
I ran into Chance on some regular, everyday stuff last week. And while that’s a rare occurrence, having him invite you over to his crib to listen to Surf is even more rare. Would you turn down an exclusive listen of the freshly completed Surf project (yes, the project is DONE)? Is that even a question? You stop what you’re doing and make that move immediately. After all, Donnie Trumpet & The Social…Continue
I know deep down we’re never getting Detox. But one can dream, no? Especially when something like “2 Nite” leaks out. For this track, the Good Doctor recruited K. Dot and Chicago crooner Jeremih. It sounds so great. Check out a rough below.
Legendary Chicago DJ and producer, DJ Slugo, is currently under fire among various artists and figures within the Chicago hip-hop community for allegedly charging artists to appear on the original motion picture soundtrack for Spike Lee’s film, Chiraq.
When Spike Lee was made aware of the pay-for-play situation, he quickly relieved Slugo of his musical supervisor duties. A Facebook group titled Culture of Black Chicago first reported on the ordeal yesterday, and were able to snag an apology from Slugo himself:
“Hello unfortunately I may have lost my submission privileges for making a very bad decision in trying to charge Chicago artist for an…
[MIXTAPE] States Skyscraper 1st Degree Finessin
Hosted By: DJ Scooby
This is the first completely structured mix-tape from independent artist States Skyscraper. Southern hip-hop both new and old school vibes, authentic. Features include, Kiana Maye a singer from the LA area of California, WooNyce a rapper from the streets of Charlotte North Carolina, Yo Patna Tally rapper/producer from Atlanta GA, and Brizz Rawsteen a rising battle rapper on the URL stage and music artist from Raleigh North Carolina