Thursday, March 31, 2016

[New Video] Ice Cube x Common "Real People"

Squashing old beefs and showing brotherhood, Ice Cube and Common come together for their latest visual. Its called "Real People" and its taken from the Barbershop: The Next Cut movie soundtrack. Take a look after the jump and don't forget Barbershop 3 hits theaters in a city near you on April 15. 

[New Video] Puff Daddy & The Family "You Could Be My Lover" feat Ty Dolla $ign & Gizzle

Fresh off the heels of announcing his upcoming Bad Boy reunion concert, Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs releases his long-awaited visual for "You Could Be My Lover." The video takes place at a mansion in the hills of L.A. and it features Ty Dolla $ign and Gizzle. Take a look below and leave your thoughts.

[New Video] Rihanna "Kiss It Better"

Following her top-charting single "Work," Rihanna releases a brand new black and white seductive visual for "Kiss It Better." Its taken from her latest album Anti, which is available now on iTunes.  

Puff Daddy Announces Bad Boy Reunion At Barclays Center

Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs is set to put on one of the biggest celebrations of the year. Come May 20, the hip hop mogul will reunite his Bad Boy family for one night only to celebrate the late B.I.G.'s 44th birthday. The event will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY and the lineup will feature Lil Kim, Faith Evans, French Montana, The Lox, Ma$e, 112, Total, and Marion Winans as well as special guests Mary J Blige and Jay-Z. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, April 2nd at LiveNation

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

[New Video] Lil Durk "If I Could"

Before Lil Durk drops his upcoming mixtape LilDurk2x on May 1st, the Chicago rapper releases an official video off the project  called "If I Could." The visual shows Lil Durk rapping by himself at a church, while showing clips of historic figures in time. Take a look below and leave your thoughts.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

[New Video] The Boy Illinois "Back Again" feat Alpha

Gearing up for his upcoming show with Jay Electronica, Chicago's The Boy Illinois releases a brand new visual for all his fans. The song is called "Back Again" and it features DMV native Alpha. The visual shows a glimpse of Illi on the grind, while touring with Lupe Fiasco on the #TourForTheFans tour. Take a look at The Boy Illinois new video after the jump and don't forget to share comments. 

Monday, March 28, 2016

[New Video] Chella H "From Nothing"

Last week, Chella H finally released her long-awaited project, No Filter, for the streets and now, we get a brand new visual from the Chicago female emcee called "From Nothing." In the video, Chella talks about her hard upbringing and how she turned a negative into a positive. Its directed by ishotdat and its produced by Honorable C-Note. Take a look after the jump and don't forget to leave thoughts.

[New Music] Kanye West "Ultralight Prayer" feat Kirk Franklin & Kelly Price

Giving fans a gift on Easter Sunday, Kanye West releases new music called "Ultralight Prayer." The two-minute track features Kirk Franklin and Kelly Price and it appears to be an extended outro to "Ultralight Beam," which serves as the intro track on Kanye's new LP The Life of Pablo. Press play.


Big Sean & Jhene Aiko Set To Release Collaborative Project "TWENTY88"

This is a surprise. Big Sean and the beautiful Jhene Aiko are set to release a brand new collaborative project. According to social media, the project is called TWENTY88 and it's set to drop on April 1st, which is April Fools Day. So can we really expect this new project? I guess we'll have to wait to see.

Friday, March 25, 2016

[New Music] DeJ Loaf "Off The Top"

March Madness is in full effect and today, DeJ Loaf releases new music in support of DJ Limelightz new mixtape Sweet Sixteen. Its called "Off The Top" and its ready for your enjoyment after the jump.


Thursday, March 24, 2016

[New Music] Ice Cube x Common "Real People"

Do you remember Ice Cube and Common's rap beef in the 90's? Well now, the hatchet is buried and the two legends are doing projects together. In support of the upcoming movie Barbershop 3, Cube and Common release a new track called "Real People." Take a listen and leave your comments.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Phife Dawg of A Tribe Called Quest Passes Away At 45

It's a sad day in the hip hop community. Phife Dawg of legendary group A Tribe Called Quest has passed away at the age of 45. Right now, its no word on cause of death but it's reported the Queens, NY rapper, who real name is Malik Taylor, was battling Type 1 diabetes and 8 years ago, he received a kidney transplant from his wife. Our prayers and condolences go out to Phife family at this time.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

[New Video] Jody Ribera "Case"

From the South-Eastside of Chicago, an aspiring new rapper hits the hip hop scene by the name of Jody Ribera. Today, we get the Chicago rapper's latest new visual called "Case." It's shot by Chosen One Films and its directed by Hollywood3k. Take a look after the jump and leave your comments.

[New Video] Scarface "Fuck You Too" feat Z-Ro

Taking you back to the streets of Texas, Scarface releases his latest new visual for his track "Fuck You Too." Its taken from his new album Deeply Rooted and it features Z-Ro. Watch video below.

R Kelly Announces "The Buffet" Tour Dates

In support of his latest album The Buffet, R Kelly is ready to hit the road for all his fans with a brand new tour. The dates are scheduled to kick off in Cincinnati, OH on April 21st at U.S. Bank Arena and its set to end in Atlanta, GA on June 11th at Philips Arena. Check out list below for a city near you.

[New Mixtape] Chella H "No Filter"

After a lot of hard work and preparation, Chella H finally releases her long-awaited project No Filter. The project contains 19 tracks and it include features from Soulja Boy, Lucci Vee, Sasha Go Hard, and a handful of others with production from Zaytoven, Honorable C-Note, Gaggie and more. Check out the stream/tracklist after the jump and don't forget to leave your thoughts and comments below.

Monday, March 21, 2016

Chella H Gears Up For "No Filter" Release With Exclusive Listening Party

Applying the pressure and plotting for her long-awaited project No Filter to drop, Chella H continues to go hard. Last night, the Chicago rapper held an exclusive listening party for the mixtape to let fans know what to expect. The event was held at Complex Studios in Chicago's South Loop and it was packed with supporters.

Dressed in all black, Chella greeted and entertained her invited guests with food, drinks, and gifts. She also took pictures with her guests who consisted of friends, family, and the Chicago industry.

Later, Chella gathered everyone into the studio to give them a glimpse of the body of work that best describes her life. She played snippets of 16 tracks and it included catchy hooks, rider tracks, club bangers, and a handful of ratchetness. She also played a new positive track called "Hey Lil Boy."

Although, the project doesn't contain a lot of features, Chella new mixtape will be very well received by her fans and the streets. No Filter is expected to drop March 22.. Until then, check out exclusive pictures and video below.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

[New Video] Tink "Circle The Block"

In support of her 21st birthday, Tink drops a brand new visual for her latest track "Circle The Block." It's directed by DGainz and it shows off the Chicago rapper displaying some dope dance moves while expressing some fresh rhymes. Take a look after the jump and don't forget to leave your comments.

Friday, March 18, 2016

[New EP] D Low "I Am D Low"

D Low is nationally known for created one of the biggest dance movements in the game and now, the Chicago "Bop King" releases his debut EP on Atlantic Records. The project is called "I Am D Low" and it includes 4 tracks along with his single "Do It Like Me." Take a second and cop it on iTunes.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

[New Music] DJ Luke Nasty "Might Be (Remix)" feat 2 Chainz & Maino

Returning on the scene with the remix to his latest single "Might Be," DJ Luke Nasty add bars from 2 Chainz and Maino on the classic Xscape sampled tune. Take a listen below and leave your thoughts.


Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Chella H Scheduled To Drop "No Filter" Mixtape on March 22nd

Looks like the wait is over. Chella H is ready to apply the pressure and give the streets exactly what they been waiting for. She's set to drop her long-awaited mixtape, No Filter. According to her friend @OakStreetBella, the Chicago rapper will release the project on March 22nd and it will include her street anthem called "Options." Right now, its no word on who will be featured but I'm sure its going to be banging. Keep looking out on or follow @ChellaChicago for more updates.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

[New Music] Jeezy Gotta Be A Man"

In support of Bounce TV's latest new drama series Saints & Sinners, we get new music from Season 1 original soundtrack. First, we get a hot new track from Jeezy called "Gotta Be A Man" and next, we get Deitrick Haddon and Big Boi "Sinners (Saved By Grace) (Remix)." Take a listen after the jump.

Soundtrack drops March 25.

[New Video] Z-verse "Love You Anyway" feat Ben One

Gearing up for his upcoming project The Antidote, Z-verse releases his latest new visual called "Love You Anyway." The video sheds light on life situations and its directed by Alvin Elmore along with R&B singer Ben One on the hook. Watch the video after the jump and don't forget your comment.

Monday, March 14, 2016

[New Music] Tink "Home"

Dibbling and dabbing between rapping and singing, Tink is definitely showing her fans she has true talent. Today, the Chicago native is back on the grind and this time she's looking for love with her new track "Home." Its produced by Dr3amforever and its ready for your enjoyment below. Press play.


Friday, March 11, 2016

[New Music] Tony Cartel Freestyles on Kanye West "30 Hours"

Gearing up for his upcoming project Cosa Nostra, Tony Cartel shares something hot for the streets. Today, the Chicago rapper gets inspired by Kanye West latest album The Life of Pablo and drops a hot freestyle on the standout track "30 Hours." Take a listen below and don't forget your comments.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

[New Video] DeJ Loaf "Desire"

From the day she stepped in the game, DeJ Loaf has hit the ground running and today, the Detroit emcee continues her grind with a brand new visual called "Desire." Its directed by Jerry Productions and its taken from DeJ's debut EP #AndSeeThatsTheThing. Take a look below and leave comments.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

[New Music] Tink "Circle The Block"

When I think of Tink, I sometime think of a good looking girl who's smooth and nice on the mic, but today, she breaks out of her shell with something aggressive. Check out "Circle The Block" below. 

[New Music] Lil Breeze "All Net"

After hitting the road with Lil Durk on the 300 Days & 300 Nights tour, SMG's own Lil Breeze is ready to hit the scene with brand new music. Today, the Chicago rapper shares his latest single "All Net" produced Rio Mac. Its taken from his upcoming mixtape, which is scheduled to drop real soon.

[New Music] Pha'tal "FYI"

They say if Pha'tal likes your beat, he's taking it. Today, the Chicago emcee hits the studio to share his rendition of Katie Got Bandz latest track "Make Me Rich." It will appear on the Chicago rapper's upcoming mixtape 31 Teeth Beast, which is set to drop real soon. Until then, take a listen below.

Monday, March 7, 2016

Future Makes Debut Performance On SNL

This past weekend, Future stopped by Saturday Night Live at NBC Studios for his debut appearance as the evening's musical guests. During the show, Future brought out The Weeknd onstage to join him for his track "Low Life" and later, Hendrix returned for "March Madness." Take a look below.

Friday, March 4, 2016

[New Project] Kendrick Lamar "Untitled Unmastered"

Last night, Kendrick Lamar shut the internet down. The Grammy Award winner released a surprised new project that includes 8 tracks. Its called Untitled Unmastered and its available now on iTunes.

[New Music] 2 Chainz x Lil Wayne "Gotta Lotta"

Exclusively from Zane Lowe, we get the first offering from 2 Chainz and Weezy new collaborative project Collegrove. Its called "Gotta Lotta" and its ready for your enjoyment below. Press play.

Thursday, March 3, 2016

[New Music] Josh K "King" feat Chris Barnett

Keeping it smooth on that R&B tip, Chicago's very own Josh K releases his latest new offering for the ladies. It's called "King" and it features Chris Barnett. Take a listen below and leave comments.