Ronald Draper

Beyond the paint: An Interview with Ronald Draper

On July 3rd 2014 I stood inside the Raw Space of Harlem art gallery, in front of artwork comprised of 10 panels pieced together...
VIC mENSA

Head Nod Therapy: Wimmie Nah

Mr. Mensa strikes again. A year ago, Vic Mensa began his journey as a solo artist after the separation of "Kids These Days." The Chicago...

Don’t Sleep Heat: Asa (From Mayjor League)

To hip-hop heads, the NYC borough of Queens has been the birthplace of many legends in the culture's history, including the likes of Nas,...
The SoulCave

Event Recap: The SoulCave

Thursday is a tough night of the week. It's not quite the weekend so you can't "turn up" the way you would on a...
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Gotham Citi at SOB’s

R&B Dead? Impossible. Especially not with artists like Gotham Citi coming up. The four-man group (Jonathan, DiJuan, Clif and CJ) has been on The...
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Kyle Dion delivers his “Purple Meadows” Video

Not too long ago I introduced (or hopefully reintroduced) you to the talent that is Kyle Dion and his latest single off of his...
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Head Nod Therapy: Mick Jenkins

  Water, that cool refreshing drink. I can honestly say that after Isaiah Rashad's Cilvia Demo, Mick Jenkin's The Water was another project I've been patiently waiting...
Ari Lennox Bound

Ari Lennox debuts video for ‘Bound’ : Fresh Visuals

We recently shared "Bound" by Ari Lennox with you all, but the songstress has recently a sweet video to go along with the addicting...
Radamiz

Sound Opinions: Radamiz – Role Model II ft. Natalia Wynter

Have you ever been your own role model? A weird question to some but after taking a look at this video, you can gain...

Head Nod Therapy: Issa Gold

While The Underachievers prep their debut LP "Cellar Door," one half of the duo Issa Gold, decided to keep a buzz growing by dropping...

Fall in love with Kyle Dion’s sound

This young talent from Florida is tugging on our ears. Coming from the "Sunshine State," Kyle Dion's music has the aura that surrounds Florida's perfectly...

Filmmaker Simone Varano presents “The Struggle is Real” Documentary

Last Sunday, DUMBO was full of creativity as Simone Varano (owner of Hxhour.com, the site responsible for the super popular "Happy" response video) had a...
Saba

Head Nod Therapy: Saba

Many may know Chicago's own Saba from Chance The Rapper's popular song "Everybody's Something," but the 312 native has taken it upon himself to...

Get Up Close & Personal With Block

They say everything is bigger and wilder in Texas, and we've seen the music scene matching up to the hype over the years. The state...
Kehlani

Head Nod Therapy: Kehlani- Get Away

The LA songstress recently dropped “Stay Up” with Dyme-A-Duzin, and then decided to bless us with this new joint “Get Away.” Kehlani linked up...

Ari Lennox releases Bound

We were so busy falling in love with this song these last few weeks, we ALMOST forgot to put it up. The beautiful singer-songwriter,...

Sound Opinions: MoXiiE – Anyway

Ever heard of "Jungle Pop"? Well meet, MoXiiE, a fierce, stunning, Haitian artist from Brooklyn that has jumped out of the underground pop scene, and...
Bobby Shmurda

Epic Records signs Bobby Shmurda

After quickly becoming the most talked about underground artist in NYC. Brooklyn's own Bobby Shmurda has officially signed a deal with Epic Records. Just...

Sound Opinions: Dre Dollaz – Green Hues [EP]

Met this dude a while back and he had great energy. New York Producer and rapper Dre Dollaz finally drops his EP "Green Hues",...
Hawk House

Head Nod Therapy: Hawk House

A Handshake To The Brain EP is a new project from South London wordsmiths "Hawk House." The modern day "Fugees" in my opinion, curated an EP narrated...