RCT: Rook is a Rapper / Filmmaker out of CT that is making major waves. Having already worked with the likes of Curren$y, Dave East, Smoke DZA and more he goes over the classic "Renegade" instrumental and holds his own.
M.S.: Sauga City, Canadian native “DRU” drops the official music video for his single Don’t Be Afraid. Shot and directed by Frenzy Fredie Hamdan in Vancouver, Canada the R&B/Hip-hop singer & songwriter is aiming to release his new EP "Chapters" early in 2017.
Video: Ben Boogz (2 Hungry Bros.) - "Downtown Rhythm"
HiPNOTT: On the first day of Fall, Ben Boogz presents a time portal to six steps, uprocks, and a time when Monch and Prince Po were flowing over tracks like "Fudge Pudge" and "Prisoners of War". Ben presents his ballad to an old yellow taxi in downtown Manhattan and a D battery powered BOOM BOX before hipsters labelled them "ghetto blasters".
Danny Brown in Depth Album Preview Interview on 'Atrocity Exhibition' - Beats 1 with Zane Lowe
Biz 3: Following the release of the instant-classic posse cut "Really Doe" feat. Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul and Earl Sweatshirt from his forthcoming Atrocity Exhibition album coming 9/30 on Warp, Danny Brown sits down with Zane Lowe for an in depth Album Preview interview on Beats 1 and the debut of yet another new track titled "Tell Me What I Don't Know" as a Zane Lowe #WORLDRECORD.
Matt: Thanks to her sultry voice, range and vast musical talent (let us not forget DJ Premier’s production) Torii Wolf has enjoyed a precipitous rise over the last four months. Though she has yet to release her debut album, Flow Riiot, (which is a collaborative project with DJ Premier), Torii has already premiered music with Pitchfork, Hotnewhiphop, Mass Appeal, Vibe & Okayplayer, been tapped for Vevo’s “dscvr” series (past alumni include Tove Lo, Sam Smith, Hozier, DNCE, Alessia Cara) and she was recently highlighted by Apple Music.
MAP: Up and coming artist NephLon Don who is the next star coming out of Philadelphia has been releasing several trap bangers lately. His latest release titled "Buss It" is definitely one to shake up the clubs and turn up to get hype too.
Audio: Jimmy ValenTime f/ Urban Miracle - "She's Trippin"
Wanja: “She's Trippin” is the exciting new single by Jimmy ValenTime featuring production and rapping by Urban Miracle. A track that invokes Tribe Called Quest "Buggin Out" or De La Soul "A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturdays". A fun single that describes how relationships with women both romantic and friendships, can drive you crazy. The complications come from an era of too much information and constant exposing of private lives in online forums.
TM: Brooklyn born and bred MC, Jay Citee, is repping his Touch Money crew to the fullest. With a healthy resume, the Marcy Projects product has been putting the foot work in, and getting his online presence up as he looks to be one of the more talked about artists on the Big Apple’s Hip Hop scene. Check out his latest visual, Game Over.