The Midnight Groovers, led by local legend Chubby, are one of the most influential and longest running bands to come out of the small but musically fertile island of Dominica. This late ‘70s track is a masterclass in cadence-lypso, mixing an angular cadence rhythm and rolling bassline with ominous synths and a minor key vocal.
Charlie Hustle & Evil Empire - Say Hello to the Nice Guy
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CHARLIE HUSTLE LINKS UP WITH EVIL EMPIRE TO BRING YOU THIS BRAND NEW MIXTAPE "SAY HELLO TO THE NICE GUY." CHARLIE GRABS FEATURES FROM RICK ROSS, FRENCH MONTANA, & MORE. HIS SINGLE "PABLO" IS REALLY PICKING UP IN THE STREETS!
Mizay Entertainment Presents New Music From Tarvoria
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Winner of the Female R&B Artist of the Year at this year's Atlanta Underground Music Awards, Tarvoria is the newest artist from Mizay Entertainment Inc., a talent management powerhouse under the direction of Debra Antney and responsible for catapulting the careers of Nicki Minaj, Gucci Mane, OJ Da Juiceman, Waka Flocka Flame, French Montana, Joe Moses and more. The South Florida native is a seasoned singer, producer and songwriter who has worked with notable producers Jim Jonsin (Trick Daddy, Pitbull, Pretty Ricky), Khao (TI), and Drum Majorz (Trick Daddy, Trina), and most recently released her mixtape "Bedroom Bangers" featuring songs "I'm Just Sayin," "Roxy Reynolds" and "No Romance."
The Black Opera launched its first mission last year with Overture. The 7-track audio demonstration was the first glimpse of the secretive conglomerate of artists and musicians that act as counter-cultural operatives. Hidden in plain sight, Overture turned heads with production from 14KT, Apollo Brown, Rhettmatic, SlopFunkDust, J-Rell, and Nick Speed. Mello Music Group is providing the people with this introduction, Overture, free in an effort to recruit more people to the movement.
Video: Coming Home Documentary #1 f/ DJ EFN & Garcia
Here is the first look at Crazy Hood Film Academy's upcoming documentary film; Coming Home. Coming Home follows DJ EFN and GARCIA to visit the parents homeland of Cuba. This is a first time trip for the two Cuban-Americans and a trip they would never forget. The film takes you into the everyday lives of Cuban's on the Communist island nation and a look into an un-thought of Cuban Hip Hop scene! For more info go to ComingHomeDoc.com.
Here is Detroit native Trigg Da Kidd's "Boss Up" produced by multi-Platinum hit-maker Khao Cates, from the upcoming TriggaNometry 101 project! The street album features collaborations from Travis Porter, Dusty McFly and more!
The Two Fifteens Preview Visuals From The Commute Vol. 2 Mixtape
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The somewhat anonymous, always interesting production duo from OC/LA, The Two Fifteens, return with the first previews from their upcoming “The Commute Volume 2” mixtape, as they present video previews of “B.A.D” and “January Chick.”