August 18, 2021
Ponyboy Mike, rapper/singer based out of Lancaster, NC releases his new hit single “Stay Humble.” The single is taken from his mixtape ‘Let Me Express Myself.’ Ponyboy Mike delivers intricate wordplay defining his moves in and out of the industry. While some claim he’s fake, he’s on the low maintaining his goals and riding in his lane. From a broken child with no home to sitting on top of indie charts, Ponyboy Mike is just getting started…humbly the whole ride through. Stream “Stay Humble” and connect with Ponyboy Mike below.
January 26, 2021
NY’s own vetted artist Nymrod releases his latest project ‘Educated Music.’ The 9-track EP features Durgaveli, H.E.R., Misch, Mellow, and Citi The King Debanaire. As per the title, Nymrod delivers a lyrical guidebook on love, life, and success over a kaleidoscope of R&B blends, soul, striking basslines, and classic Hip Hop cadences.
Although it’s difficult to pinpoint a favorite off the EP, there are some stand out tracks including “The Worst” featuring Durgaveli. The duo embodies the ups and downs of relationships, lack of communication, and inevitably the debate of will love conquer all. The chemistry between Nymrod and Durgaveli is incomparable with unmasked, raw emotion. Through striking wordplay, they express their pain that once derived from bliss.
“Love in Sections” features Misch and is a soulful, charismatic track with a chill vibe, yet rousing enough to head onto the dancefloor. Nymrod’s infections lyrics along with Misch’s enticing vocals convey a seductive bliss, one that seems to be missing in some of today’s music.
“Take You There” which features Mellow and H.E.R. takes listeners through an erotic journey, classy in deliverance with the perfect blend of classic and contemporary R&B. Nymrod’s captivating lyrics are sure to stimulate the senses, so ladies pour the wine and fellows light the cigars…
Stream ‘Educated Music’ the EP and connect with Nymrod below.
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August 26, 2020
Fresh from the streets of Louisville, KY, Philly Blocks releases his highly anticipated EP entitled ‘Mr. 17th.’
The 6-track EP is narrated by DJ Murph and Ben Staxx with production from Bossman Rogerz, DP Beats, Cmplx, Mexiko Dro, AZ Beatz, PoloBoyShawty, and features Cino Fresh.
Philly Blocks comes hard with his A-game to deliver an epic piece of earmilk for Hip Hop enthusiasts. Stream ‘Mr. 17th’ and connect with Philly Blocks below on Twitter @phillyblocks.
July 8, 2020
Calloway defines our current, nationwide state of emergency through pivotal storytelling and wordplay. Bar for bar he breaks down critical times, pressing societal genocides, and devils in the form of politicians and the system. Calloway delivers these harsh truths over soulful tones of piano keys and heart-pounding bass. Sounds of police and ambulance sirens, alarms, and ferocious dogs serve as the hook and heighten the already hair-raising and bone-chilling emotion from Calloway.
“Boil Advisory” is not meant to entertain, it’s purpose is to shake citizens to the core with knowledge of what, why, when, where, how, and who are digging our worldly grave. Watch “Boil Advisory” and connect with Sir Calloway and SpiTTzwell below.
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April 17, 2020
Atlanta OG, Parlae, drops the second release from his new EP titled ‘Realize Everybody Ain’t Livin.’ The seasoned rapper teams up with fellow ATL heavyweights OG Pi and Woodie Woo to hit fans with an autobiographical mini-film. “Right Now”, produced by June x Will a Food, depicts life in the streets, consequences of crossing bridges, and the power of making moves. Watch the video and connect with Parlae on Twitter @Parlae.
February 23, 2020
TooBusy enlists Billy Danze (M.O.P.) for “Married to the Blues” single/video. As of late, Danze has been leading a mission to bridge the generational gap in Hip-Hop, which is evident throughout the track. The respected OG is recognized as the bad mother*cker he is, who paved lanes and gave everything to the game. Now he’s leading future generations of lyrical warriors down his signature, yet evolved lane.
Soulful, jazzy undertones from the sax weave through knocking bass to heighten the incomparable wordplay spewed from Danze. This is a tough record sure to have ageless Hip-Hop heads stuck on repeat.
January 7, 2020
Esteemed Philly lyricist D Prime 215 and producer Hezekiah release visuals for “Sacred Mantra.” The single/video is the title track off Prime’s second solo EP, available everywhere music is sold.
Prime wastes no time to deliver his flow over classic boom-bap cadences blended with sharp electric tones. The simple video leaves no room for distraction, only eyes and ears digesting infectious, conscious wordplay.
Prime takes great pride in being true to oneself and “Sacred Mantra” is no exception. With his feet planted firmly, Prime’s bars run his narrative. A narrative of a man who has “no room for houses and cars, but my word is bond.”
The intricate wordsmith reminders listeners that at the end of the day our words and actions are all we have to fall back on. Prime will continue to stay true while he lives out his dreams. Watch “Sacred Mantra” (directed by JL Jupiter) and connect with D Prime 215 and Hezekiah below.
D Prime 215
About D Prime 215
In the English language, the word “Prime” is defined as “of first importance”. One could certainly say that Philadelphian emcee D Prime 215 has christened himself appropriately, as hip-hop has been of first importance in this young man’s life since he picked up a pad and pen in 2009. You can hear the warm, “golden era” sounds of J Dilla, A Tribe Called Quest and hometown heroes The Roots pulsing through his music, but with an updated, current twist. Prime’s held his own on wax with underground veterans like Reef the Lost Cauze, Hezekiah and Has-Lo, and shared the stage with heavyweight names such as Torae and Marco Polo. His approach is straightforward, his words honest, and his work ethic diligent. D Prime 215 is on a mission to create songs that stand the test of time, and with his unique blend of the old and the new, he’s sure to accomplish just that.