If You’re a West Coast Rap Fan, This Was the Concert For You.
Flying Lotus and SBTRKT released two dope albums this week, and some rappers made an appearance. Welcome to the Odd Side.
Childish Gambino is back with 2 new projects, how you gonna act?
If You’re In DC, The Pay Attention Tour is Where You Want To Be
TIRED OF HEARING THE SAME OL’ STREAMS ON SOUNDCLOUD? WELL, YOU PROBABLY AREN’T SEARCHING HARD ENOUGH.
If you had a six-figure job in medicine, and your career is possibly set as soon as you leave college, would you keep it? Or, would you choose to chase your dreams? Well, that’s what artist DuQuaye decided to do after his 8th month in training in the healthcare industry, and never looked back. The […]
Sometimes it’s just better to be quiet. Over the weekend, news circulated around that “D’Jango Unchained” actress Danielle Watts as arrested for alleged prostitution claims by Los Angeles police. Watts accused the police of wrongfully arresting her over her race after kissing her boyfriend. Now, that wrongful arrest is starting to seem a bit sketchy. […]
So if you’re not hip to who SBTRKT is, you need to go sit in a corner and get hip, and fast. The UK producer has teamed up with several big names in including Little Dragon, Jessie Ware, and Sampha to name a few. Most importantly, Drake freestyled on instrumental for “Wildfire”. With a new […]
When you think of Florida’s rap scene, what comes to your mind? Rick Ross, Ace Hood, Denzel Curry, SpaceGhostPurrp, the list goes on. You see that there’s a plethora of artists that try to emulate what goes on in the streets of the Sunshine State. But there’s Eric Biddines, a rapper that brings a different […]
Wow, it’s been a while since the last time we’ve heard something from Young Jeezy. The Atlanta rapper may have released a couple of mixtapes in the past years, including the popular Its Tha World series. However, Jeezy’s last album, TM103: Hustlerz Ambition was released three years ago and it didn’t receive as much praise as his […]
Whether you’re finessin’ to or blowing on KK, you’ve probably heard one of these albums that’s dropped last week. Wiz Khalifa released his highly anticipated third album Black Hollywood, following Grand Hustle signee and GOOD Beats producer Travi$ Scott’s free album Days Before Rodeo. Both projects have been sought out by fans and music lovers alike, but […]
“HANDS UP!! DON’T SHOOT!! HANDS UP!! DON’T SHOOT!!” Before D’Angelo ended this year’s Afropunk Fest as the show’s anticipated headliner, an extremely packed crowd put their hands up in honor of Mike Brown’s shooting and the following turn of events in Ferguson. This was the biggest act of protest at the music festival, but it […]
Photography by Lauren Williams Brought to you by the good folks of DCtoBC, Trillectro is slowly but surely on it’s way to becoming one of the best musical festivals in existence. Sponsored by Reebok, Karma Loop, Heineken, Shoe City, Events DC and hosted by Lowkey of YouHeardThatNew.com, the #Trillectro2014 line-up pretty much says it all. […]
AFROPUNK ’14: 6 DOPE ACTS FOR YOU TO SEE!
It’s been a while since we’ve heard Houston rapper, Travi$ Scott. Scott’s debut project Owl Pharoah was arguably one of the best mixtapes to drop last year, production credits working with Kanye West and Jay Z, and even opening for Ye’ during the Yeezus tour, we can say that Scott’s been pretty busy. However, La Flame drops his […]
REVIEW: SHABAZZ PALACES’ LESE MAJESTY!
Ever since April, Chicago’s newest star, Chance the Rapper, has been performing a cover of the classic kids show “Arthur” with his band The Social Experiment. From Sasquatch Music Festival to Governor’s ball, Chance has been performing the cover at several festivals this summer, and has caused a serious buzz around the new material. Earlier […]