Lil Xan Signs with Columbia Records

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Emerging new wave rapper Lil Xan is making a name for himself with “Betrayed.”

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At first glance, you may be thinking to yourself, “what have all these face tatted lil’ rappers done to hip-hop!?” Then the Bobby Johnson beat kicks-in and within a few bars you realize Lil Xan is a real MC with wordplay for… read more

Ty Dolla $ign Drops A New Album

Hip-Hop and R&B king, Ty Dolla $ign drops a new studio album Beach House 3.

Since emerging under the Taylor Gang umbrella backed by Wiz Khalifa, Ty Dolla $ign has been pouring out the hits with smooth R&B vocals, exceptional style, and poignant flows.

His new album Beach House 3 optimizes the artist’s progression in songwriting, wordplay, and catchy… read more

Cardi B Hits #1 on Billboard

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Cardi B takes over the Billboard Hot 100 with “Bodak Yellow”

Hip-hop may have a new queen. Cardi B has been on the rise since her performance at the MTV VMAs. The emerging rapper has a vicious flow and street sensibility.

At 19, she is the youngest female hip-hop artist to hit #1 on the Billboard chardts unassisted from… read more

The Break Through: Destinee Lynn

Emerging hip-hop artist Destiny Lynn has the lyrics, style, attitude, and delivery to take her music to the next level.

Destinee Lynn recently hit the streets of NYC where she had the opportunity to perform at SOB’s for the Faces In The Crowd Showcase and the Power 105.1fm’s “Power Is Industry” stage at Black Thorn in… read more

Vic Mensa – “We Could Be Free”

Vic Mensa may have just dropped a new classic, debuting his latest LP The Autobiography on July 28th.

This album could easily be the hip-hop album of the year with a diverse mix of verses, beats, freestyles, and arrangements. Trap, R&B, Street, Swag, there’s a little something for everyone on this record.

Vic Mensa recently performed his… read more

Jay-Z Announces New Album ‘4:44’

Hov is back! Jay-Z announced that he is releasing a new album titled 4:44.

The album will be release exclusively through Jay-Z’s own streaming service, Tidal in partnership with Sprint. Sprint owns a 33% stake in Tidal. The marketing move is exclusive to Tidal subscribers and Sprint customers. Hip-hop heads rejoice, however you’re going to be… read more

Kendrick Lamar Stays Humble

The best lyricist in the game, Kendrick Lamar is set to release his latest Album on April 14th.

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No graphic art, no photos, just a blank canvas graces the cover of Kendrick Lamar’s upcoming LP which is simply titled Album at the moment. Pay attention to the message not the aesthetic.  *Update: Kendrick Lamar changes album title to… read more

We Hit The Road to So What?! with Call Me Karizma

Emerging emo-punk, hip-hop artist Call Me Karizma has a cool all around style on top of being a good dude.

His single “f u till i f u” featuring Cass is making waves on Youtube and could easily catch fire with a few feature spins on Top 40 radio, XM or Spotify. Be on the lookout… read more

Hanging with Whitney Peyton @ the So What?! Music Festival

Emerging hip-hop artistWhitney Peyton continues to rise and grind.

She hung out with us at the So What?! Music Festival in Dallas, TX this past weekend to talk about her latest album Firecracker. #SoWhatMF10

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Official site w/ merch, tour dates, and more!

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Drake – ‘More Life’ is Smashing Spotify Records

Just when we thought there was nothing else left for Drake to conquer, he smashes another Spotify record with 90 million streams in 24 hours.

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22 songs, no problem. Drizzy keeps knocking out the hits debuting at #1 on Billboard this past week and breaking another Spotify record. Adding to his already iconic… read more