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NEW ALBUM RELEASE: Sikadime Independently Releases His "Going the Distance" Album

Indie emcee Sikadime had released his project "Going the Distance." Top quality engineering accompany Sikadime lyrical skills. The 12 song album is currently available on all major digital distribution sites and apps. Quickly gaining a buzz and rising in ranks, check it out today. You will not be…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 19, 2018 at 2:27pm — No Comments

GURUTHE$UPREME Is On A Mission To Win It With The Release of His Project "Always Knew I'd Conquer"

GURUTHE$UPREME has premonitions of success. And he is clarifying that all through out his new project "Always Knew I'd Conquer." Lyrically he has every right to be confident. GURUTHE$UPREME brings a clear and educated rhyme scheme to the microphone. His voice is thick and distinctive. As soon as his dark…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 17, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments

Que 2 Royal Returns To Get The Room On Their Feet With His New Single "Party"

Prepping to release his project "Royal Cartier" in March 2018, Que 2 Royal has dropped his new single "Party."  An energetic anthem for just the situation, Que…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 17, 2018 at 11:08am — No Comments

TRENDING SINGLE: Bosa Stark Drops His New Single "Materialistic" And it's Quickly Gaining Momentum

   Up and coming emcee Bosa Spark just dropped his new single "Materialistic" where he pays homage to his love for brand names and shiny precious metals. But hey if…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 16, 2018 at 1:22am — No Comments

Producer MajorMinorKeyz Drops new Single Featuring Amaya Sunn

Popular producer MajorMinorKeyz is back with his latest production "Stop Playing." A hot single which seems a blend of hip hop, pop, EDM and even dub step. Well composed the music will get the party moving. MajorMinorKeyz enlisted the help of talented singer Amaya Sunn and she didn't hold any…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 15, 2018 at 8:34am — No Comments

NEW SINGLE RELEASE: Band of The Hawk Drops A Thought Provoking Piece With "Dunno Wut To Believe In"

"#BOHUP is anti racist, anti bullying and anti Trump, but with the confusion of recent events, we felt the need to say some things."  -Band of The Hawk Spokesperson

And say somethings they DID. Addressing the mass confusion and follow…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 13, 2018 at 2:09am — No Comments

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: Check Out PEECH. New Release "Not About The Dolla"

The up and coming emcee who goes by simply "PEECH." has dropped his latest single. "Not About The Dolla" is a dope hip hop piece with a strong "Boom Bap" type feel.…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 12, 2018 at 4:39am — No Comments

Rogue Productions Gets Animated While Showcasing His Talent With The Release of The "Looney Tunes Part 1" EP

Rogue Productions a beat tape type EP minus the open instrumentals. Where most producers today just spam social media and usually charge way more than their…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 12, 2018 at 4:30am — No Comments

Dmari Flowz Brings A Good Vibe With His New Single "Good Day"

Dmari Flowz drops his new single "Good Day." A catchy melody and flow only add to the energy of "Good Day." Hip hop today carries such an angry and hateful vibe, every one just talks about killing and crime. To hear an artist take the time and dedicate to creating positive vibes, is a powerful reminder Hip Hop is not dead. it hasn't lost…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 6, 2018 at 2:39am — No Comments

TRENDING SINGLE: KvarCity Bringing Back Real Flow And Content With The Single Release "Alone"

KvarCity brings the essence of real hip hop back to life with the release of the new single "Alone."  Substance in the bars holds the flow together like gorilla glue. Dope rhyme pattern and word play comes together like the perfect answer over an old school boom bap beat. KvarCity is quickly…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 6, 2018 at 2:23am — No Comments

NEW AUDIO RELEASE: OzonePilots Take Flight And Turn Up With "Twerk About It"

New Hit Single ,” Twerk About It “ sweeps the nation going viral in only over 2 weeks. 120K plays on SoundCloud and over 100,000 # analytics. This outrageous…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 6, 2018 at 1:58am — No Comments

ForeignKiDD⭐️ Enters The Indie Level Doing Well Deserved Numbers On Some Hot Professional Music

ForeignKiDD recently entered the Hip Hop scene and is already drawing mass attention. His well produced and engineered music holds hypnotizing rhythm. The aura of…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 6, 2018 at 1:47am — No Comments

In Preparation of Upcoming EP , A' France Leaks The Single "Curious George v2"

Nashville, TN carries the nickname The Music City. From The Grand Ole Opry House to The Johnny Cash Museum, Nashville has always been heavily engulfed in music and it's history. One of Hip Hop's most memorable Nashville artist was the former G-Unit Comrade…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 4, 2018 at 1:52am — No Comments

NEW SINGLE: Marcus Christ Drops His New Single "If I Knew"

    Underground emcee Marcus Christ drops his new single "If I Knew." A dope hip hop single put together with raw emotion and hind sight on a past relationship. The experience and growth that comes with it fills the content over the Nime Five of Shadowville Productions instrumental. Marcus himself has music available on all major…


Added by Illustrating New Art on January 2, 2018 at 3:27am — No Comments

TRENDING VIDEO: FG ThrillA's Video "No Rules" Is Getting Notable Mention In Recent Hip Hop Conversation

FG ThrillA's video "No Rules" is an underground Hip Hop masterpiece. The song and video has been getting brought up in the "who is hot underground" convo's around the water tank at work. FG killed the song with lyrical presentation. Grooving over the Rex Lee produced instrumental he sounds like he just enjoys spitting some real him sh**.…


Added by Illustrating New Art on December 31, 2017 at 12:18am — No Comments

NEW VIDEO: James Flow Drops The Visual For "2017 Sauce"

James Flow follows up his recent project "Flower City Flows" (Which was released in August) with a whole new wave. James brings you "2017 Sauce" which came from James current state of mind and his current conflicts. Enjoy the hard hitting instrumental as James aggressively takes no prisoners on this one. Watch to the end…


Added by Illustrating New Art on December 30, 2017 at 11:59pm — No Comments

Jason Greensocks Shows Off His Lyrical Ability As He Drops A Remix To Travis Scott's "Goosebumps"

The remix game has changed in the last 20 years. It used to be artists would remake the song of another popular artist, but still keep it as close to the same topic and style as the previous emcee. Now, artists take a popular artists song and go for what they know in the name of friendly competition to show they could've ripped that track…


Added by Illustrating New Art on December 30, 2017 at 11:45pm — No Comments

TRENDING MUSIC: Up And Comer CLASS_CARTER Is Gaining A Strong Buzz With His Single "She Call Me Daddy"

CLASS_CARTER is a talented up and coming emcee. With his latest single "She Call Me Daddy" he brings back smooth player music delivered with game intact. His strong…


Added by Illustrating New Art on December 30, 2017 at 11:28pm — No Comments

NEW ALBUM RELEASE: Independent Emcee Steve Cook Drops His New Project "M.I.D. Twenties"

Syracuse new York Emcee Steve Cooks is an interesting individual. Not only does the creative art of his music stand out, but so does his back story.  Starting off, Steve Cook recently graduated from Buffalo State College, which is honorable mention in…


Added by Illustrating New Art on December 30, 2017 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Independent RnB Soulstress "Shaylaset" Drops Her EP "Numb"

  If you haven't come across singer/songwriter Shaylaset's music yet, her new EP release titled "Numb" is a perfect introduction. Adding to her beautiful vocals, she is talented and diverse. "Numb" is a 4 song release giving you love, growth, confusion, fun and a little crazy sprinkled on the…


Added by Illustrating New Art on December 29, 2017 at 12:34am — No Comments

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