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Calboy Delivers Major Label Debut Project "Wildboy"

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After recently signing with Meek Mill, 147 Calboy has been taking the streets by storm and today, the Chicago rapper delivers his first major label debut project on RCA Records called Wildboy
The project kicks off with his latest single "Envy Me" and it contains a total of 10 tracks with features from Meek Mill, Moneybagg Yo, Young Thug, Lil Durk, Yo Gotti, and more. Check out stream below.

Chicago Designer Mia Lee Added To ComplexCon 2019

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Born and bred on the South Side of Chicago, Mia Lee is becoming a force to be reckoned in the City.
This past year, she has done everything possible from featuring her work on Adult Swim to teaming up with Nike and Jordan on a collaborative project and now, we hear she's gearing up for more.
According to sources, the Chicago designer is set to showcase her work at this year's Complexcon, which is an exhibition event that brings pop culture, music, art, food, style, and innovation together. 
Earlier this week, Mia took to social media to confirm the news and here's what she had to say:

"Shook and in my feelings still, but super excited to be apart of the first @complexcon in Chicago. lol I'm really about to build some shit. See you guys in July!"
We tried reaching out to Mia and her team for more information but we were unsuccessful at this time.

Meanwhile, Complexcon is set to take place in Chicago at the McCormick Place on July 20 - 21 so get your tickets be…

[New Music] Happy Birthday Calvin "No Friends (Remix)" feat. G. Herbo

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Happy Birthday Calvin is Chicago's youngest new artist and he's signed to the newly HITCO/ATS label. Today, we get the official remix to his latest single "No Friends" and it features G. Herbo. Check out the stream below and be on the lookout for HBC's upcoming performance during BET Weekend.

[New EP] Taylor Bennett "The American Reject"

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With liberty and justice for all, Chicago's Taylor Bennett returns on the scene with a new collection of music for his fans called The American Reject. The project contains 8 new tracks and it include guest features from Chance The Rapper, Ty Dolla $ign, Serayah and more. Take a listen after the jump.

DJ Pharris New Update for Debut Single "BOSS"

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UPDATE: 5/23/19
According to new info, Pharris debut single and video release for "Boss" is pushed back to June 14.
PREVIOUSLY REPORTED: 5/2/19
Fresh off the heels of signing a major partnership deal with E-One, DJ Pharris is ready to get to work with the launch of his new label, TCMG (This Chicago Music Group). According to a press release, Pharris is creating a strong team and working with music vet Rita Lee to put on for his city, Chicago.
He's also gearing up for the release of his debut single and video called "BOSS." We hear the track will feature Young Dolph and G. Herbo and it's produced by Grammy Award winning producer Mano.

[New Video] Calboy "Unjudge Me" feat Moneybagg Yo

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While his debut EP Wildboy is being pushed back to May 31st, Calboy releases a brand new visual to hold his fans over called "Unjudge Me." The new video features Memphis own Moneybagg Yo and it's directed by A Rock Davis Film. Take a look after the jump and don't forget to share your comments. 

Blanco White James Releases New Album "P4MR"

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Straight from the West Side of Chicago, Blanco White James is ready to attack the industry with his raspy voice and unique talent. Today, the Chicago rapper delivers his brand new LP "P4MR," which stands for Pray 4 My Rage. It contains 16 hot tracks and it includes his single "Keep It 100" featuring Tory Lanez with Majestic Drama on the beat. Listen to the stream below and share your comments.

[New Music] Chance The Rapper "Groceries" feat. TisaKorean & Murda Beatz

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Gearing up for his official album release in July, Chance The Rapper hits the scene with brand new music for his fans. Today, the Chicago rapper teams with Houston artist TisaKorean for a new track called "GRoCERIES." It's produced by Murda Beatz and it's ready for your enjoyment. Press play!!!

Dreezy Set To Co-star In New Film "Beats" On Netflix

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They say it's hard trying to make it out of Chicago, but rappers like Dreezy won't be stopped. Today, the Chicago rapper announced she's set to appear in a new upcoming film this Summer called Beats.
Dreezy says, the movie stars legendary actor Anthony Anderson and it's directed by Chris Robinson, who she thanked during her announcement, while sharing her exciting news on her Instagram page.
"Thank you sooo much @mrrobotodirector for being patient with me and allowing me to bring yo vision to life πŸ™πŸΎπŸ™πŸΎ @khalileverage you a star! congrats bro. S/o to @daveeast Thank yu @xclusivekeshb and @darryllovetv for being my support."
Meanwhile, the film is scheduled to drop June 19th and will be released on Netflix. Until then, check out the full trailer for "Beats" after the jump and don't forget to share your thoughts and comments.

[New Video] Calboy "Caroline" feat Polo G

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While his fans impatiently wait for his debut EP Wildboy to drop on May 17th, Chicago artist Calboy drops new visual for the streets called "Caroline." It's directed by J.R. Saint and it features Polo G. Take a look after the jump and don't forget to share comments. Wildboy hits the streets this Friday. 

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Welcome Fourth Child

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Just in time for Mother's Day, Kim Kardashin and Kanye West welcome a new baby boy. According to our source, the baby was born Thursday (5/9) via surrogate and came out weighing 6 lbs. and 9 oz.
Kim took to social media earlier today sharing with her followers, "He's here and he's perfect!" She continued, "He's also Chicago's twin lol I'm sure he will change a lot but now he looks just like her."
As for now, we don't have a name for the child; however, the new bundle of joy becomes Kim and Kanye fourth child following North, Saint, and Chicago. We'll keep you updated with more details.

[New Music] Jodi Pluto "In Charge"

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Hailing from the West Side of Chicago, Jodi Pluto is taking off with his latest new heat, "In Charge." On the track, Jodi displays his rapid flow while snapping to the production of BANZEAUX BEATS.
"When I would shop I'd think bout the cost, I wanted art in a two story loft, wanted to win like I never knew loss, NOW I LIVE LIKE A STRAIGHT UP BOSS... I use to hide it in my neighbor yard, had a homie go ku with the cards, I was small time doing it large, NOW I MOVE LIKE I'M IN CHARGE" 
Man, this kid is on fire and I know he got next!!! Take a listen below and don't forget your comments.

[New Video] Calboy "Dying To Live Freestyle"

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Off the heels of going platinum with his latest single "Envy Me," Calboy returns with a new visual for all his fans. The freestyle is called "Dying to Live" and it's ready for your enjoyment after the jump.

[New Video] Vision "Catch Flights Not Feelings"

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They say you should never bring sand to the beach, but in this case, the homie Vision gets a pass. In his latest new video "Catch Flights Not Feeling," the Chicago rapper is spotted with a hot dime chick. The visual is directed by An Ogun Pleas Films and it contains a sample from Bobby Brown's classic hit "Tenderoni." Take a look at the new video after the jump and don't forget to share your comments.

[New Video] Nikko Baby "Hurricane"

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It's been a long time since I've heard a good R&B record out of Chicago, until I saw the latest video from Nikko Baby called "Hurricane." It has great production from THAIBEATS on the track along with a good eye from Connor Visions behind the lens. Take a look below and leave your comments.  

DJ Pharris Set To Release Debut Single & Video "Boss" Featuring G. Herbo & Young Dolph

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Fresh off the heels of signing a major partnership deal with E-One, DJ Pharris is ready to get to work with the launch of his new label, TCMG (This Chicago Music Group). According to a press release, Pharris is creating a strong team and working with music vet Rita Lee to put on for his city, Chicago.
He's also gearing up for the release of his debut single and video called "BOSS." We hear the track will feature Young Dolph and G. Herbo and it's produced by Grammy Award winning producer Mano.

So be on the lookout, DJ Pharris new single and video "BOSS" is scheduled to drop on May 24, 2019

Juice WRLD Takes Home "Top New Artist" At Billboard Awards 2019

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"Wow, it's crazy all the stuff that can happen in a year," says Juice WRLD and I believe its true. Since the release of his single ""Lucid Dreams," the Chicago artist has taken the music industry by storm. Last night, he continued his rise, when he took home "Top New Artist" at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards. The event took place at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas and it was aired live on NBC. 
Check out Juice WRLD's acceptance speech after the jump and don't forget to share your comments.


"The Licking" Restaurant Creating Opportunities for Chicago

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Well known for music and business, Marketing directorBeNdaWorld recently stopped by Power 92 Chicago to talk with radio personality Cierra Monay.
During his visit, he talked about his latest venture marketing and working on "The Licking Chicago" and touched on how he got involved with the restaurant through the owner Lenny "Coffey" Weston.
He also talked about "The Licking" previous success in Miami with business partners DJ Khaled and E Class, in addition to sharing the opportunities the franchise will bring to the West Side of Chicago.
Check out the full interview below and don't forget the grand opening of the "The Licking" restaurant hits the end of May on the West Side of Chicago at 5045 W. Madison and click here for full menu.

Also follow @mr.coffey@thelickingchicago and @BendaWorld on social media for more details.