Blending elements of multiple genres including rap and jazz, Get Out Of Dodge is an abstract take on pop music today. It is influenced by Incubus, Outkast, and Jamiroquai. Many of the song's arrangements will change key and style, sometimes drastically, while retaining the standard pop song structure. Get Out Of Dodge is a unique take on blending rapping and guitar playing.
Fans of Ariez Onasis have been patiently waiting for a second round of the Unsigned Hype alumni’s playboy playlist after his breakout debut LP, The Heatbreak Kid, which featured Wiz Khalifa,Planet VI, TUGE and more. Presented by Adrian Swish, the HBK’s latest project, Theme Music, provides a diverse group of original tracks with something to offer for both the rap heads (“See About Me“) and the ratchets (“Punanny & Soda”).
From the face of your favorite McDonalds rap commercial to your favorite America's Got Talent contestant, "Tough Luck" is proof that he's not only versatile, but serious about his career and image. As the first release off of the August-anticipated mixtape, Wrath of the Illest, "Tough Luck" is already causing a stir.
Aggressively demolishing the Coopac Shakur produced track, Wordspit proves with one record why people have been steadily rooting for him all along. As one of the more hardcore tracks on the project, it's the perfect send-off as a message to the rest of the rap game: "Here I Am!"
Video: Main Attrakionz - "Kinfolk" (Prod. by Tynethys)
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When standing alone, who do you hold in the back of your mind? Oakland hip-hop duo Main Attrakionz keeps its kinfolk close in their newest video. "My life is crazy but my family is usual," raps Squadda B, explaining how he stays bonded to his extended circle through the insanity. Tynethys, a Sacramento producer who is quite an accomplished wordsmith and instrumental musician in his own right and is coming off the release of his recent Lost Angeles project, illustrates the juxtapositions of beauty and freneticism over the course of the song, as piano and operatic vocal samples interweave with a ticking, driving rhythm. The two come together to create a middle place for the Main Attrakionz's stories to live.
Charlotte, North Carolina emcee Shane Coble a.k.a. Stranger Day drops the Jamie Williams/Hype Cult-directed video for "Shut Up", the new single from his upcoming mixtape You're Welcome, presented by Atlanta rap media imprint Greedmont Park and clothing label We Are The Process. Shane followed up his first project Young, Dumb & Dope with the Barstool Bounce EP which included production from Mad Decent's DJA, and included “Not Playin” which was featured on MTVU, Fuse and AOL Music.
Audio: One Mic - "Goodnight" (feat. Sierra Coleman)
New Jersey's rising emcee One Mic is preparing for the release of his forthcoming EP by releasing this new single. The track finds the East coast emcee reflecting on his life and focusing on a better tomorrow. Singer Sierra Coleman provides vocals on the hook further adding to the emotive vibe this track gives off.