Thursday , 18 January 2018

Drew Smooth: Heroin Rain Drops

A few weeks back I was introduced to this artist Drew Smooth who lives in Virginia by way of Detroit. Very rarely am I introduced to an indie artist that I take an instant liking to, enter Drew Smooth. Today I am blessed with a new cut titled “Heroin Rain Drops” which gives me chills when I listen to it because its a flawless record from beginning to end. I really look forward to hearing more material from this kid going forward, I think with the right producers and records he can be a force for years to come. Read More »

sarob.: Holiday

sarob. is a 20 year old artist from Dayton, OH, and the track I am sharing with you today is from his upcoming project, the down., which is set to drop in 2015. This is a follow-up to his mixtape, noon., which garnered some praise around the net. “holiday.” is a personal song that demonstrates the artist’s experience with severe anxiety. This cat is definitely not someone you want to overlook. Read More »

Spoat: Determination (Mixtape)

Spoat brings his year to a close with the release of his mixtape “Determination.” This mixtape comes with 18-tracks that give us Spoat showing off his variety of flows. “Determination” comes with freestyles overs major singles as well as some original tracks. The Florida native provides us with a collection of solid tracks. Give it a listen. Read More »

Abso The Great: Tryorities (feat. Da Youngfellaz)

Abso The Great has emerged as an artist you should not sleep on. From his sound to the wordplay to the beat selection. Abso is one of the best upcoming MC’s in regards to not being afraid to talk about subjects others might not attempt. But most importantly Abso The Great is the same person on the mic that he is off the mic and that authentic persona is going to carry him a long way. With his newest record “Tryorities” Abso The Great makes his case that sometimes to better yourself you must take a risk. His new album The Uglylife is set to drop next Friday January 2nd. Read More »

Bullet Brak: Boiling Hot – (feat. Termanology)

Bullet Brak is back with a new hip hop classic featuring one of the most lyrical heavy hitters in the game Termanology. This song titled “Boiling Hot” will satisfy hip hop heads hunger for substance and true word play. Producer Colombeyond provides a gritty hip hop sound over a nice sample that fits perfect to this equation. Read More »

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