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As a way to draw attention to his brand, Savannah Singer/Songwriter, Okirike began making short videos with his wife and fellow artist, Fiar Red. Complimenting the universal themes of his music which include love and respect, the light hearted videos revolve around their family life and two kids. Their latest upload, entitled, "How to get him to clean up around the house" quickly went viral on Facebook racking up over 1.5 million views and 30,000 shares in only a week. After being shared by comedian, D.L. Hughley, the video has exceeded 2 million views and brought national attention to his music.
Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Tori Bleu balances her music career while pursuing a masters degree. Currently residing in Atlanta, Georgia, she's officially released her latest mixtape, NO DEAL. A multi-talented individual, her passion for rapping, writing and dancing have put her in the national spotlight, with placements on, and even being featured in Hip Hop Weekly. Check out her latest remixes and be sure to connect with her team for beats.
In December 2013, Wayne Jones launched Black Lion Entertainment Music Group to give his artists a platform to market and advertise their brand as well as their music. In May 2014 Wayne was diagnosed with prostate cancer and spent the first half of 2014 in the hospital. In December 2014, he released WE ARE COMING DA MIXTAPE. So Far, that mixtape has won 2 awards and is nominated for an Akedamia Music Award and a SCM Music Award. The roster that has been assembled is amazing and is being led by Rarebreed
Athens,AL native Reece4K has been doing music since 2005. As a talented songwriter and audio engineer, Reece4K has talent for being other artists together to make a hot record. For Imperfections, artists like Lucchi,J'Davi,SpiTTa,Kidd3Times,Teyz Soprano,D. Cole,Alexus, and others come together to create a hot all around mixtape with great music from the club to the bedroom. Reeece4k can be reached for booking,features,and engineering needs @
Relentless Hustler Entertainment announces the release of two new singles from from rising hip hop artist, WydeFrame. Returning with two new records, the Texas emcee, does not disappoint his fans. Both “Live Young, Die Rich” and “Loud Pack” are being touted by long time supporters as his best work to date. Listen to them for yourself on Soundcloud.
Last we heard from Griffin Ga native, Baynbridge, he was gearing up for his release of his second project "From Here" off his label iPoundSounds. His first single "Sex, Drugs, and Hip Hop" he says is sure to give his fans exactly what they've been waiting on. "I can feel the change from how I was spittin' last year and how I'm spittin' now." he says to MIM."I felt this song would be perfect to lead with." His album "From Here" is scheduled for release on 9-15-15 off his independent label, iPoundSounds.
When it comes to positivity & uplifting people, that may just be Captain Red Beard's forte. The "Do For Love" [Music Video] is evidence itself of why people vibe along with the savior's jams, upon hearing Jae'zus' tunage. This time around, the classic Tupac "Do For Love" was chosen to not only pay homage towards the late Tupac/J Dilla collab, but to also plaster a vivid piece of his own imagination upon a worthy canvas. Join the adventure's by visiting, as well as connecting through @JAEZUSX. †
Kayo's debut single off his new EP "It's Necessary" has made it's way onto the radio in North Carolina via 102 Jamz. The single, "Around Da Way", was blasted on 102's "Blast it or trash it" segment in which listeners decide whether a new record is hot or not. The listeners unanimously voted to "Blast" the record. Kayo has a ton of upcoming events as he continues to pick up momentum. Check out the single for yourself on Soundcloud.
Female hip hop artist, Jeda Sky, has officially dropped "Lift Off", the lead single from her upcoming project, #FromHer2Me. Having opened for acts such as Gucci Mane and Meek Mill, Jeda is a seasoned performer that has honed her skills on multiple tours. Currently in the studio working to complete her project, she is working closely with #NDORadio, #RisNstarEnt and #StratoEnt to build a buzz around the release. Check the record out for yourself SoundCloud and don't forget to leave a comment.
Catch FlipSyde live and in concert in a city near you, killin' the stage on the ISKReamYouSKReam Tour! Joined by Razakel, Tapewerm, Thommy Neckro and a host of local talent from each city, the ISKReamYouSKReam Tour kicks off in Shiprock, NM on Tuesday, August 11th and concludes in Reno, NV on Tuesday, September 8th. FlipSyde will be performing all the hits from his PsychoTherapy project that dropped this past June. Be sure to visit his site for a full list of tour dates or to purchase the album.
Gh0ul's latest project "Just Right" released June has been receiving positive view from Underground to Major ears. Currently on he has received over 5000 spins and over 500 downloads making this his most downloaded track to date! Da Gh0ul is definitely doing something right and we can hear the improvement. He has also stated the song is circulating radio stations across the country. If you like club bangers that make you move this track is a MUST in your playlist!
Franchi$e will be Releasing his New Single "Drop it" with an Official Music Video that will be available on Vevo August 11,2015. The New Single will also be available for purchase on iTunes August 18,2015. He is Currently working on his New Mixtape entitled "NoDayzOFF Vol.3" and also Working to finish and release his group's (AMG A-1 Music Group) "DiamondLifeSyle Vol.1". Franchi$e has all new material and he is looking to turn some heads with the presentation of all his new work.
Atlanta is a swarming pool of talent with life changing connections being made and missed every day. For the past year serendipity has slowly pushed Kidd Insight towards Multi-Platinum Super Producer Jazze Pha. From chance encounters between Jazze and his father on a flight to his brother valeting Jazze's car at the wedding of Kandi Burruss, the final connection ironically came by way of a family friend who's daughter was coached by Jazze's manager's wife. Now the two are in the studio cooking up some heat!
Vblock Dutch announces the signing of Virginia Beach Hip Hop crew NSA (No Suckaz Allowed) to his Vblock Entertainment label to develop and promote their NSA brand. With tons of hot tracks already under their belt and currently in production for several more, NSA will be the talk of the Hip Hop world in 2016. Their current singles include 'On The Corner' and 'German #4' produced by Vblock Dutch which hits all digital outlets this month and is distributed by Jay Z's Tidal Music. Stay tuned
Upon hearing news that Hip Hop front runner, Drake, isn't writing his own Rhymes, independent artist, Yung Dreal, decided to put on impromptu performance on the parking lot of a Raeford, NC, Walmart to show the Toronto Emcee what his "Energy" record could have sounded like. Check out the video for yourself and connect with Yung Dreal as continues promoting State to State and working on an his next mixtape release.