Sunday, March 31, 2013

[Video] Twista Rocks The Mic For Adidas Event At Villa

On Saturday, Hip Hop legend Twista came out to celebrate the launch of Adidas Heat of the Bull sneaker. The event was held at Villa, on Chicago's North Side, and it was hosted by Dave Jeff.

During the event, Twista took pictures with fans, signed autographs, and he even put on a free show along with Chance The Rapper. Fans also got the opportunity to meet Fakeshore Drive and aspiring artist Hebru Brantley, who unveiled his Heat of the Bull painting, inspired by the new Adidas shoe.

In the video (above), check out Twista as he performs his classics "Slow Jamz" and "Overnight Celebrity." Also, don't forget to check out pictures from the event after the jump. #Adidas #Twista

Friday, March 29, 2013

[Photos] Chella H Promotes Release Party At Reggie's

Last night, Rapper Chella H had the City of Chicago turnt up for the release of her upcoming mixtape. The event has held at Reggie's in the City's South Loop and it was packed with fans and supporters.

Throughout the event, Chella performed a number of songs from The Realest B*tch In It along with past favorites. She even introduced special guests to stage like YP, Treated Crew, and more. She also announced she has a new distribution deal for the latest project, which drops in April. Check pics after the jump.

Behind The Scenes Photos Of "Michael Myers" by Soundmaster T

Somebody say "WORLDSTAR!!!" 

With the help of Director P Noble, Legendary producer Soundmaster T was spotted this past week shooting the video for his latest track "Michael Myers." According to his camp, video is dropping real soon.

Danni Gurl Releases New Mixtape "Dope Chick"

Last night, in Chicago, Danni Gurl was spotted on the scene at Reggie's supporting Chella H release party. She also mentioned to be on the lookout for her new mixtape Dope Chick. Check tracklist after the jump.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

[New Music] DAT BOY HOT "I'm A Freak"

Produced by Jonny Yayo, Rapper Dat Boy Hot is back with another one for the clubs called "I'm A Freak!" According to FSD, the official video drops next week. Until then, listen to the track!


Wednesday, March 27, 2013

[New Music] Cyle The Chemist "Doin Too Much"

In support of his upcoming mixtape Wasted Talent, Cyle The Chemist is back cooking in the kitchen. Check out his new joint "Doin Too Much" after the jump. Shout out to the Big Homie Delle Del. Get Down!

[Photo] Chief Keef Makes XXL's 2013 Freshman Class

Even though he wasn't present for the shoot, he still made the list. Chicago's own Chief Keef makes XXL's 2013 Freshman List along with Trinindad James, Kirko Bangz, and more. Check full list after the jump.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

[New Video] John Blu "Party At My Crib"

Directed by Will Gates, R&B singer John Blu shows us how to turn up in his latest visual "Party At My Crib." The video is full of excitement with special cameos from Paradise Blu, Jeremih, Twista, Sean Mac, and more.

Soundmaster T Announces Worldstar Video Shoot For "Michael Myers"

Hey Ladies! Soundmaster T is looking for you! This week, the legendary producer will shoot the brand new visual for his latest track "Michael Myers" and he wants you to be in attendance. Click here for details. 

Also, be on the lookout for brand new production from Soundmaster next month in April. We hear he's set to release a hot new track called "I Salute" with NeX2KiN and "Jelly Roll" with El Jay. Chi-town Turn Up!

Chella H Scheduled To Have Official Release Party At Reggie's

Come this Thursday (March 28th), the "1st Lady of Chicago" Chella H will hit the streets again with a brand new project. Its called The Realest B*tch In It and it features some of the hottest names from Chicago.

Also, this week, Chella is set to have her official release party at Reggie's, in Chicago's South Loop with special invited guests Treated Crew, Twista, GLC, Bo Deal, YP, and Lil Durk. Check details after the jump.

Monday, March 25, 2013

[New Video] Wale "Bad" Starring Lanipop (@Lanipop6)

Shaking what her Mama gave her, Chicago's own Lanipop releases her rendition of Wale's latest track "Bad." Its shot and edited by KP and bound to make you stare at the screen. Check it out!

Saturday, March 23, 2013

[Video] Big Daddy Kane Salutes Crucial Conflict

This past weekend, the Legendary Big Daddy Kane performed at The Shrine in Chicago. During his set, he brought to the stage another group of legends. Check out the video as he salutes Crucial Conflict.

[Photos] Draya Michele Stops In Chicago To Turn Up & Show Out

Taking the city by storm, Reality star Draya Michele of BBWLA stopped in Chicago on Friday for a long day of fun and excitement. She was accompanied by her manager and assistant and she had the city turnt all the way up!

From the minute Draya stepped off the plane at O'hare Airport, she made nonstop rounds throughout the city before making her destination. First, making a stop on the City's West Side for a bite to eat at MacArthur's, a soul food restaurant famously known for celebs, and secondly, stopping by one of Chicago's favorite radio stations (WGCI) to chop it up with Connie Williams. They spoke on Draya's success with reality shows, her new clothing line, and new project with Kevin Hart. They also laughed and joked about Draya's love life, which she claims she has no special interest at the moment.

Next on the list, Draya stepped out on the town, looking fine as hell in a Lenisha Marie dress, headed to the City's South Suburbs to host a party at Billboard Live. It was presented by R&B singer Pierre along with special host The Hot Boyz (Tone & Shagg Nice) and Chicago's Power 92 DJ Pharris. 

Hours later, Draya popped bottles and took pictures with all her fans, while mixing and mingling with Chicago's industry, before leaving the club. Check exclusive pictures from the event after the jump.

Friday, March 22, 2013

[New Music] Soundmaster T "Michael Myers" feat Faceless

Bringing order back to the game and scaring all lames, Soundmaster T releases his latest joint for the streets called "Michael Myers." Its produced by Soundmaster (himself) and it features Faceless. Check it out!

Its Halloween tricks!


Thursday, March 21, 2013

[New Video] DAT BOY HOT "Make That"

Where the dollars at? DAT BOY HOT drops his latest new visual called "Make That." Its directed by Will Gates and it displays some of the finest ladies of Chicago as they keep the booties bouncing. Check it out!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

[Audio] Draya of "Basketball Wives LA" Coming To Chicago 3/22

The rumors are true! Draya of Basketball Wives LA is coming to Chicago on Friday, March 22nd to party at Billboard Live along with special host The Hot Boyz and DJ Pharris from Chicago's Power 92. Listen below!


Presented by: 5 Star Entertainment

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Monday, March 18, 2013

[New Music] Chella H "Get High" featuring Lil Durk

Produced by Zaytoven, "1st Lady of Chicago" Chella H is back with a new single! The track is called "Get High" featuring Lil Durk and its taken from her upcoming mixtape The Realist B*tch In It.


Sunday, March 17, 2013

Soundmaster T Scheduled To Release New Song On 3/22

Earlier this week, we mentioned Legendary producer Soundmaster T was back in the studio cooking up some new hits with his long-time friend Jah Rista. Now, we hear he's releasing a new joint later this week.

[New Music] Lupe Fiasco "Jonylah Forever"

Dedicated to 6 month old Jonylah Watkins, who tragically died to gun violence in Chicago, Lupe Fiasco steps out to show his respect in his latest track "Jonylah Forever." Check it out right here!


Spotted: FSD

Saturday, March 16, 2013

[Video] Chief Keef Released From Jail (Part 1)

After serving two months in Illinois Youth Center, Chief Keef , whose real name is Keith Cozart, is released from jail. Check out the video as he's embraced by his friends, family, and baby daughter. 

[New Mixtape] DGrams "Remix King"

Hosted by DJ Hustlenomics and DJ Jay Jilla, DGrams releases his latest mixtape Remix King featuring the hard banging track Gwalla. Check the tracklist below and download after the jump.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

[New Video] Chief Keef "Now It's Over"

After serving two months in jail, Chief Keef is suppose to be a free man today; however, we don't have reports saying he's been released yet. Until then, check out his new video "Now Its Over" right here.


[New Mixtape] Cap 1 "T.R.U. 2 It"

Hosted by DJ Drama and DJ E Sudd, Chicago's own Cap 1 releases his latest project T.R.U. 2 It. It features guests appearances from 2 Chainz, Jeezy, Juicy J, and more. Download after the jump.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

[New Video] GLC "Leavin' Feelins Hurt"

Directed by Addison Wright, GLC drops his latest from Silence of the Lames called "Leavin' Feelins Hurt."

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

L.E.P. Bogus Boys "Commas" feat Lil Wayne & MA$E

Hot for the streets! Here's the first single from L.E.P. Bogus Boys' Infared/Blueprint Group debut. The track is called "Commas" and it features MA$E and Lil Wayne with production from Southside and TM88.


Source: FSD

Young Chop Set To Host Event In Texas For SXSW

SXSW just got "BIGGER!" According to our source, Chicago's hit producer Young Chop is set to host the "Heart of the Map Showcase" this year and its scheduled to take place at Cielo Nightclub in Austin Texas.

[New Video] King Samson "Chi-Raq Streets"

Directed by Will Gates, Rapper King Samson sheds some light on Chicago violence in his new visual "Chi-Raq Streets."

Monday, March 11, 2013

[Photo] Jah Rista & Soundmaster T Back In The Studio Together?

After a three hiatus, Chicago rapper Jah Rista and Legendary producer Soundmaster T are back in the studio - together! The two took the news to Facebook this past weekend to share the excitement with all their fans. 

Soundmaster stated, "The Droked Out Movement Returns!!!" "SoundMaster T N The Studio with my bro Jah-Rista for the first time in 3 years!"

For those who don't know, the two combined are responsible for some of the biggest underground club hits ever made in Chicago like "Face Down Ass Up," "Droked Out," and "Do It Like My Birthday" featuring Twista. Right now, its no word on what they have in store, but I'm sure its going to be "Big." Stay tuned!

VH1's Hit Series "Love & Hip Hop" Coming To Chicago?

Could it be true? 

Word in the streets has it VH1's hit reality series Love & Hip Hop maybe coming to the Windy City. 

According to our source, rumors are circulating that producers are scooping out Chicago for talent. Rumors are also spreading that Chicago rapper Shawnna, Lanipop, and the infamous Sydney Star maybe on the list for cast members. Right now, its only rumors, but I'm sure Chicago will host a great show. 

Source: FSD

Saturday, March 9, 2013

[Photos] Sevyn Streeter "Meet N Greet" In Chicago

Last night, Atlantic Records Sevyn Streeter came out to mix and mingle with Chicago's industry. The event took place at Sawtooth and it was filled with some of the City's favorite deejays, radio personalities, and more.

After the jump, check out exclusive shots from last night event and peep Sevyn's latest video "I Like It."

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

[Audio] Kanye West Says Lil Wayne Is The Number One Rapper In The World

This year, MTV's Hottest MC List has caused a huge debate in the hip hop community - especially with Kanye West. On yesterday, the Chicago rapper had a lot to say about the matter as he talked with DJ Enuff.

In the interview, Mr. West explains why rappers like Big Sean deserves more respect and he even mentions why Lil Wayne should be number one. Check it out and tell us what you think!


Source: KarenCivil

[New Music] King Louie "Old B*tch"

Produced by Snapbackondatrack, King Louie is back with his #MarchMadness series with "Old B*tch." Check it out! 


Tuesday, March 5, 2013

[Exclusive] Syesha Mercado Speaks On Being American Idol Finalist, Her Role In New Stage Play, & Upcoming Projects

On yesterday, we caught up with Actress/Singer Syesha Mercado in Downtown Chicago for an exclusive interview. Most of you may know her as a finalist on American Idol's Season 7

In the video, Mercado talks about her early days being on American Idol and she reminisces briefly on playing the iconic role of Deena Jones in the stage play Dreamgirls. She also speaks on her new role of Nabulungi in the Tony Award-winning musical The Book of Mormon, which is being shown at the Bank of America Theatre in Chicago.

After the jump, catch details on Syesha's upcoming concert she's headlining at Chicago's City Winery on March 18th.

Saturday, March 2, 2013

[Video] Bun B "Big Pimpin" At The Shrine In Chicago

Last night, Legendary rapper Bun B stopped in the Chi for a club rocking performance. The event took place at The Shrine with a special guest appearance from Talib Kweli on tables, along with Chicago's own GLC.

Friday, March 1, 2013

[New Video] Chella H "Slipped" Directed by Shank Robinson

Directed by Shank Robinson 

"1st Lady of Chicago" Chella H is back! The video is called "Slipped" and it co-stars Tap and Juan Jamez. Its taken from her current mixtape The Morning After Pill with Pluke Beats on production.

[New Music] King Louie feat. Yella "V12 Nut"

Kicking off #MarchMadness, King Louie drops his latest joint "V12 Nut" featuring Yella. Check it out!


Halle Berry And Morris Chestnut Talk With Power 92's Hot Boyz

Last night, Halle Berry and Morris Chestnut hit the red carpet in Chicago for an exclusive screening of their new movie The Call. During the event, they also talk with Power 92's Hot Boyz discussing details. Check it out!

Draya Michele of "Basketball Wives LA" Set To Hit Chicago


Draya Michele of "Basketball Wives LA" is set to hit Chicago for a night of fun and excitement! The event is scheduled to take place March 22nd at Billboard Live with Power 92's Hot Boyz as your host.