If “That Chicken” didn’t fill you up, Dyme-A-Duzin, is back and serving up more “Food For Thought.” On his latest single offering, the young Brooklyn spitta gives us a taste of what’s to come on his forthcoming album, “Crown Fried.”

“You can get the 2 piece, or you can get the biscuit.

NYC based recording artist/producer, BOY FACE, brings an array of international sounds on his Kevin Lyttle assisted single, “Busy.” The Wolffman produced single was first debuted in Sweden and Spain – and has finally made its way into the US. “The record is energetic Hip Hop meets Carnival, meets EDM,” says Face, while discussing the single.…

You’re Damned if You Do and Damned If You Don’t

You’re Damned if You Do and Damned If You Don’t
The idea of someone or something being the end all encompassing idea and being “right” is a myth. People want 100%. 100% or fail. No room for average or decent. Where releases only have ‘hype’ for a week, whatever catches our mental bandwidth ‘has’ to be worth it.

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Harlem’s own, Flyy Guy Fresh, drops off a new single produced by Ghxst, “Dough Out.” While the Uptown native got a lot of his early influences from the Golden Era of Hip Hop, Flyy Guyy has also learned to incorporate today’s hard-hitting, melody-driven, sounds and made it his own.

Blossom is a Celebration of the Underappreciated

Blossom is a Celebration of the Underappreciated

The fantastic debut of Melle Brown has a looming heart underneath all the tracks with many collaborators! Instrumental or with vocals, Bloom celebrates the alternative, under appreciated and breathes new life into them.

From her interview with Gal-dem magazine (which rings superbly truthful) – “I’ve put a lot of thought into melodies, chords and textures in each track; I’d love it to be the go-to EP when people want a balance between reflective, easy listening and turn up mode.”
Blossom doesn’t feel like an debut but rather a seasoned sophomore or a later project in someone’s career arc.
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Melle_Brown Premieres ‘So Into You’ from Blossom

Melle_Brown Premieres ‘So Into You’ from Blossom

The UK being a melting pot is nothing new at all. But it’s what each generation of artists do with the melting pot that make it new. Grime reverse vacuums from Garage, Garage reverse vacuums from the space of jungle music.…

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4 Great Songs You Missed Out On In February

I’m not too much of a covers person especially if the original song is something I like alot just the way it is. But there’s something to be said about the poise and calmness of this cover. Angelic vocal runs, silky inflections, savagery courtesy of the original, Tess makes a rendition that feels singular with wings of it’s own.

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Wiley – Godfather Review

Wiley – Godfather Review

Grime is the new punk. Not in message, but in self-made, anti-corporate attitude. When UK garage MCs found themselves wanting to rap over something with a more aggressive edge reflecting their love of hip-hop, dance and experimental electronic, a young man from the rough ends of Bow, East London spread instrumentals on freshly cut vinyl all around the city.…

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Already gaining heavy traffic off the HipHopIsRealTV Youtube page, Dunbar collective Sure Shot & Bunchy Cartier get busy in their brand new 23-track LP titled No Hook 2 alongside Beats By Lawrence & Theme Music Josh on the production end. Get in tune to the hottest duo to come out of Long Island in quite some time and catch them March 10th at their release show in Amityville.…

New Jersey upstart, Alpha H, delivers his brand new album, Limitless. The 9-track project contains production from Stayn’d Art, DarnellGotIt, Joe Logic and Father Earth – creating a unique musical backdrop on every record. Inspired by his travels to Atlanta, Miami, and LA, Alpha cultivates an expansive roll of sounds and themes.…