The wait is over! Chicago rapper G Herbo (aka Lil Herb) finally releases his long-awaited project for the streets called Ballin' Like I'm Kobe. The project contains 15 new tracks and it includes production from DJ L, C-Sick, Southside, and a handful of others along with a feature from Lil Herb's childhood friend, Lil Bibby. Check out the stream after the jump and don't forget your thoughts and comments.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
While fans are impatiently waiting for G Herbo to drop his project Ballin' Like I'm Kobe for the streets, he releases new music with his fellow Chicagoan and childhood friend, Lil Bibby. The new track is called "Gang" and its produced by DJ L. Take a listen below and don't forget to leave your thoughts.
Music never stop coming from Sosa. Today, Chief Keef hits the streets with not only one, but two new tracks for your enjoyment. The first leak is called "Tweaker" and its produced by Sonny Digital. The second track is called "Murda Mook" and it features Sean Kingston along with Metro Boomin on production. Take a listen after the jump and don't forget to leave your thoughts and comments.
Since the release of his new mixtape Mr All I Want Is Money, Butta Da Great has dropped a number of visuals to support his new project. First, we've seen his video "All I Want Is Money" featuring Cap 1 and "Hella Racks" featuring Katie Got Bandz and now, the Chicago rapper is ready to drop another called "Check A Bag." Butta recently took to social media to promote the new visual and judging by his look, we can tell he's definitely on top of business. Take a look at the new promo after the jump.
Saturday, September 26, 2015
In support of his new project Dusable, The Boy Illinois releases a creative new visual, directed and produced by D Gainz. The video is called "Hit My Line" and it shows the Chicago emcee carrying out a mastermind plan scheme with dope tricks up his sleeves. Take a look below and watch iLLi work.
Friday, September 25, 2015
Portraying a therapist, Nelly gets suited and booted for his latest video called "The Fix." It features R&B singer Jeremih and its taken from his upcoming indie-project, which will drop later this year. Until then, check out the St. Louis rapper new video after the jump and don't forget your comments.
Sitting in a dark room, R&B singer Josh K shares his true feelings in his new black and white visual, "Mood." Its directed by Don Baptiste and its produced by Stwo. Its taken from his upcoming project Your Girls Favorite, which will be available on September 29th. Watch JK new video after the jump.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
The G Count, former member of L.E.P. Bogus Boys, is back on the scene after taking a short hiatus from the game. Today, the Chicago emcee teams up with his old friend/producer Nascent to release his first-ever solo EP, Ugly. Take a listen after the jump and don't forget to leave your comments.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Congrats are in order for Chance The Rapper. The Chicago rapper and his long-time girlfriend have welcomed a new baby in the world. Chance took to Instagram yesterday to share his awesome news.
"I got to take my child home. Thank God, her mother, our families, the medical staff at Women's Prentice and an amazing organization called The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicago. I love this time in my life, and I've learned to love better because of it. I wanted make a grandiose and poetic statement with her weight and size and DOB to show how much this means to me, but I think it' be more appropriate and fatherly of me to just say thanks to those who helped us during this pregnancy, and ask for a little privacy in this for me and my new family to get settled."
This is great news for Chance and his family. We wish you the best with your new bundle of joy...
Monday, September 21, 2015
Taking you out of this world with a smooth sultry sound, Chicago's very own Tink delivers the remix to her latest single "Jupiter." Its produced by DJ Wes and LDB and it features Atlanta's own K Camp. Take a listen below and don't forget to check out Tink's latest mixtape Winter's Diary 3 as well, here.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
BJ the Chicago Kid has plenty of temptation coming his way but he's trying to keep it together cause he has "Church" in the morning. Today, the R&B singer releases his new visual called "Church" and it features Chance The Rapper and Buddy. Its taken from his upcoming project In My Mind, which is set to drop later this year - hopefully. Until then, watch video below and don't forget your comments.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Making it rain in the strip club with her woes, Chicago rapper Tink releases a brand new visual for her latest track "L.E.A.S.H," Its taken from her latest project Winter's Diary 3 and its directed by D Gainz along with Timbaland on production. Watch the new video below and don't forget your comments.
Last week, it was a lot of rumors and speculation surrounding R Kelly, after an anonymous message was passed around on social media saying that the "King of R&B" was seeking people to attend his video shoot for his new single "Backyard Party." Well, guess what? The rumors must be true. Last night, Kellz was spotted on set of his video shoot and he was joined by hip hop legend Snoop Dogg.
The video is taken from R Kelly's upcoming album Buffet, which is set to drop on September 25th. Until then, watch the snippet of Kellz and Snoop Dogg confirming the new video after the jump.
Friday, September 11, 2015
Ready to take over the scene, Chicago's own John Blu, Ben One, Rio Dezenero, and Dat Boy Hot have joined together to form a brand new supergroup called Indy League. Today, they deliver their brand new single called "Bruce Leroy" and like the song says, they're ready to glow up. Listen below.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Overlooking the beautiful Chicago skyline, Lil Durk is spotted kicking it with his homies and a gang of ladies in his latest new visual "Higher." Its directed by Eif Rivera and its taken from his Def Jam debut album Remember My Name, which is available now in-stores. Check out video after the jump.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
After forming their new supergroup, W.W.A. last month, Chella H, Katie Got Bandz, Sasha Go Hard, and Lucci Vee have been hitting the ground running with new music. Today, the Chicago female emcess deliver their new track called "Drill Queen" and its features Enrique Dragon on the hook. It's also produced by Da Internz and its taken from W.W.A.'s upcoming project Straight Outta Chicago.
Take a listen below.
Back in June of 2015, WGCI put on one of the biggest shows in music headlining Lil Wayne for the 2nd installment of their Summer Jam series, and now, Chicago's number #1 Hip Hop and R&B radio station is back with something bigger. Come October 25th, WGCI is set to kick-off a new 'Big Jam' series. Its set to take place at the United Center and will headline Kendrick Lamar and Future.
The Big Jam event will also feature Meek Mill, Fetty Wap, Monica, Dej Loaf, Rae Sremmurd, Lil Durk, Twista & Do or Die and more. Check out wgci.com for pre-sale tickets and more information.
Monday, September 7, 2015
Just in time for the holiday, Lil Durk delivers his long-awaited remix to his single "Like Me." This time he recruits Lil Wayne and Fetty Wap, while Jeremih still stays on for the hook. Take a listen below.
Friday, September 4, 2015
Last week on August 27th, Cortri Trotter Productions, Third Baptist Church of Chicago, and GoSity Entertainment proudly presented a great stageplay called Tainted Goodes in Chicago. It was held at the Harold Washington Cultural Center, in the Bronzeville area, and it was packed with supporters.
Bringing back great music and an awesome storyline to the stage, Writer and Director Cortri Trotter and Music Director Rev. Eddie Williams, III put on a fantastic production with a lot of twisted plots.
"George and Anna Goode came up from nothing, but worked their entire lives to build an EMPIRE, all the while covering up a dangerous family secret. When skeletons fall out the closet, lives are changed forever."
The play starred Mz. Sharelle Pierce of Real Radio RawTV on Power 92, Comedian Marvin Phipps, Blake Martin of Studio B Productions and featured a Youth Choir from various denominations. Other cast members included Ms. Valerie McEwen, Eric Epps, Dawn Brown, Boaz Space, Sharon Smith Young, Brooke Mackie, Jamani D'Von, Vernell Harris, Reverend Tyrone D. Hughes and Dina Rhea.
During the play, Father Michael Pfleger of St. Sabina Church was also a recipient of the Icon Award.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Dressed in all black, Chicago's supergroup, W.W. A., gets straight down to business as they address the haters in their latest visual, "No Reason." Its directed by APJ Films and the song is produced by Block On Da Trakk. Its taken from W.W. A.'s upcoming EP, Straight Outta Chicago, which is set to drop soon. Until then, watch the video after the jump and don't forget your thoughts and comments.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Presented by FSD and The Ambulance Factory, BornLeaders artist The Boy Illinois releases his long awaited project called Dusable. The new collection of music contains ten new tracks and it includes production from DGainz, Rel Elite, J-Mixx, Coop and guests features from Twista, Trae The Truth, and more. Listen to Dusable after the jump and don't forget to leave your thoughts and comments.