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The Boy illinois "100" Video (Directed by DGainz) & Forbes Names Him “ The Next Hottest Chicago Act”

The Boy Illinois and DGainz display their creative chemistry on 100 with a great storyline of dealing with the IRS & cleaning up money to its quick switch and unique angles but shows growth and empowerment of the dynamic duo. Shot with the gang, The…

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Added by Lisa Deez on March 1, 2018 at 11:47am — No Comments

BANGER ALERT: Vonte Drops New Mixtape N.I.G.G.A Honoring TUPAC

 If his mixtape title doesn't allude to the fire on this mixtape, the lyricism that describes N.I.G.G.A which stands for Never Ignorant Getting Goals Accomplished speaks volumes. Vonte' uses various samples and blues to battle the highly controversial social…

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Added by Lisa Deez on March 1, 2018 at 11:18am — No Comments

TST Legacy B. Bandz Premiers New Video “Porsche” & Preps to Tour With Chief Keef

After wrapping up an amazing 2017 of touring with Curren$y and making his debut at Revolt Conference, B. Bandz returns with new EP Lifestyle, dropping fan favorite new video Porsche directed by The ORG. The young TST boss, has been making major noise in…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 27, 2018 at 12:56pm — No Comments

Music Entrepreneur & Manager Lyrical Drops Exclusive Mixtape “Let Me Help” with Major Features from Shawnna, SD, Sasha Go Hard Hosted by DJ Honorz

323 Music Group’s owner and founder Beleshia McCulley also known as Lyrical is releasing a mixtape titled Let Me Help.…
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Added by Lisa Deez on February 21, 2018 at 1:55pm — No Comments

Fresh Off His Major Performance with Dizzy Wright, Chicago Emcee Vonte Drops New Video For the City “Living In Hell” ft. Richie Wes & Prepping for Mixtape “NIGGA”

Vonte drops new visual “Living In Hell” giving a dark yet hopeful perspective of Chicago. After receiving major press from his recent music, Vonte displays he love for his city giving a fresh view of not only the violence but through the eyes of growing up in this harsh environment. The dark and cinematic lighting along with the scenic background forces fans to focus on Vonte and Richie Wes meaningful bars while feeling hopeful. Living in Hell personifies…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 16, 2018 at 3:29pm — No Comments

Producer LORD Haiti & Scott Damn Collab on Bass Heavy New Banger “ROOTS”

Lord Haiti kicks off the year with a bass-heavy new single “Roots” with hip-hop newcomer Scott Damn, the dynamic duo brings a fresh sound to the industry. From Scott Damn’s clever metaphors and the switch up to the tempo, Roots is a certified…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 16, 2018 at 3:08pm — No Comments

Chicago Emcee VONTE Sets the Scene with HOT New Video “Freek’n U”

Setting the standard as the new ladies man of rap, Vonte appeases his female fans with yet another cuffing season “Anthem” “Freek’n U”. The short story paints a vivid picture of his intentions with his love interest creating a romantic, racy visual to rock too. While most artists are displaying the flash and glamour of the music culture, Vonte approaches the game bringing the opposite sex into his world. From the initial…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 16, 2018 at 2:40pm — No Comments

B BANDZ TEAMS UP WITH RAPS ELITE ZOEY DOLLAZ AND BAY SWAG TO RELEASE EP “LIFESTYLE”

An ode to life after jumping off the porch, B Bandz takes a metaphorical dive into this mixtape. Teaming up with Zoey Dollaz and Bay Swag takes his sound to the next level. With hard adlibs and a solid tracklist, B Bandz let’s you step into his…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 9, 2018 at 4:11pm — No Comments

Fuego Haze Drops New Street Video “Trap Talk” Shot by Azae Production

The trappin life is always claimed but without a true resume, you can never be certified. This thought comes to life in Fuego Hazes’ new single and visual “Trap Talk”. His lyrics describe coming up in the game,…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 8, 2018 at 3:55pm — No Comments

CHICAGO ARTIST G DOT MARKEE RELEASES HEARTFELT MIXTAPE PAYING TRIBUTE TO SLEIGN SIBLING

Chicago native G Dot Markee pays tribute to fallen sister with the release of his mixtape “In the Name of Gabby”. While riding the obstacle of rap life vs. trap life, Markee was faced with some of his…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 8, 2018 at 1:16pm — No Comments

BryanSM Drops A Dope Visual for the California Dreamers “NO MO” Directed CORWIN GARBER

“No Mo” aims to tug at the cool Cali Vibes many Chicagoans love to embrace when creating. This visual is a fresh look into the future for BryanSM. His lyrics and melodic sound place you in the mind of an internal reflection. Choosing…

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Added by Lisa Deez on February 8, 2018 at 12:36pm — No Comments

BryanSM Follows Up with BANGER & Hustling Anthem "Dead People " Video (HHDX, HYPE Magazine)

While the metaphoric lyrics and haunting tone of this single captivate you, the twist of the storyline in 'Dead People" visual will have you on the edge of your seats. While the plot reminds you of a Chicago version of "Paid in Full", Bryan SM…
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Added by Lisa Deez on January 23, 2018 at 1:03pm — No Comments

VO Recruits Chicago Legend TWISTA for new Single Video ft. & Mike Notez "Lights, Camera, Action" Premiered by RESPECTMag

Known for doing numbers on his freestyle videos, Vo pays tribute to the ladies with this new star-studded video "Lights, Camera, Action." He steps from underground to mainstream…

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Added by Lisa Deez on January 17, 2018 at 1:27pm — No Comments

Chicago Lyricist Vonte Pays Tribute Jodeci with 90's Anthem Single "Freekn U" Prepping for Upcoming Mixtape NIGGA!

From start to finish this track is one for "cuffing season". The sonic sound of the guitar and electric tones glide under Vonte's lyrics while paying homage to the 90's classic…

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Added by Lisa Deez on January 10, 2018 at 10:59am — No Comments

GDot Markee (Hype Magazine, Thisis50.com) Drops New Video "Tantrum" off Highly Anticipated Project In The Name of Gabby Shot by Jake Gissler

From the dope cinematic angles, GDot Markee sets the standard for his newly released video "Tantrum." With shots of the leading lady throughout the visual, GDot focuses on the now and…

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Added by Lisa Deez on January 9, 2018 at 11:59am — No Comments

Chicago Vonte Drops A New Video for The Ladies "Greenlight" ft. Brittani Jenae & Matt Whise Directed by Visualazb

From the steamy hot tub scene to the scenic vibes throughout the video, Vonte makes a bold statement to the ladies with new visual "Green Light." Still carrying…

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Added by Lisa Deez on January 9, 2018 at 11:26am — No Comments

CHI CITY CHAMPS KD YOUNG COCKY & D BROOKS EXCLUSIVE RELEASE HIGH ANTICIPATED VISUAL FOR “SLIPPIN” DIRECTED BY LAKESHOREHY

The dynamic duo KD Young Cocky and D. Brooks Exclusive are back and creating amazing…

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Added by Lisa Deez on January 5, 2018 at 5:01pm — No Comments

G Dot Markee Drops New Visual “Deposit” with High Action Performance Shots and Unorthodox Rhyme Cadence

G Dot Markee drops new visual “Deposit” with high action performance shots and unorthodox rhyme cadence. The harmonious beat selection for this video provides a smooth…

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Added by Lisa Deez on January 5, 2018 at 4:27pm — No Comments

Emcee Cain Releases New Video to “LIFE” Directed & Edited by Jon Savege

Emcee Cain has been all over the underground music scene and is creating quite a stir with this new single. With live visuals and performance scenes, this visual is reminiscent of the comeback Emcee CAIN is…

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Added by Lisa Deez on December 21, 2017 at 3:01pm — No Comments

Chicago Artist Vo Teams up with Twista & Mike Notez to Release the Perfect Cuffing Season Hit with “Lights Camera Action”

Newest single off of Vo's new mixtape “Checkmate”; “Lights Camera Action” is the best track on any playlist. The melodic rhythm coupled with clever lyrics caress your ears…

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Added by Lisa Deez on December 21, 2017 at 2:18pm — No Comments

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