All posts tagged in rap

  • June 10, 2017By Clarita Clements

    Summer has just begun and the one thing many of us are looking forward to is new music. Here’s a list of hype albums set to release during summer ’17. Pretty Girls Like Trap Music by 2 Chainz  (Release date: June 16) It’s been a little over a year since the rapper last released a solo

  • April 18, 2017By Rian Smith

    Let’s Meet OCKisDead OCKisDead is a new upcoming rap artist from Flatbush, New York, currently residing in Queens. He infuses lyricism, melodies, and harmonies to create songs that he calls “vibes”. He plans on reintroducing meaningful lyrics in a way that makes you get up move. As he says, “It’s all about the energy, because if

  • April 13, 2017By Andrew Diaz

    As social media continues to rise well into 2017, it is inevitable to see certain stars ride the wave to the top — let’s focus on a particular icon, DJ Khaled. For those who don’t know him, perhaps you’ve heard his 3x Platinum song “All I Do Is Win” which debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2010.

  • April 1, 2017By Janae McKenzie

    On Thursday, March 30, Kendrick Lamar dropped his new single “HUMBLE.” along with an accompanying music video (below). The video has earned over nine million views since its release and is currently #1 on the iTunes charts. The track covers nostalgia, describing Lamar’s roots that he hasn’t lost sight of, even as he climbs the

  • April 1, 2017By Kelly Chen

    Look out next week for some highly anticipated music releases! Keep “On the Beat” on Friday, April 7th. Cold War Kids- L.A. Divine In nearly three years, Cold War Kids have announced L.A. Divine to hit the indie crowd 11 years after the release of Up in Rags/ With Our Wallets Full and their major

  • March 29, 2017By Hiba Argane

    Tommy Genesis, Vancouver-born rapper and visual artist, came back with a banger titled ‘Empty’ under her new label Downtown Records, and it’s as angsty and unhinged as ever.   Tommy started with the album ‘World Vision’ under Awful Records, signed by Atlanta’s king of the underground, Father after gaining traction on Soundcloud.  From lines like “They

  • March 29, 2017By Yahaira Garcia

    Cole truly does it all for his fans. Many know about his popular radio songs but not everyone knows the extra things he does that make being a J. Cole fan that much more rewarding. He had a Documentary premier on HBO that followed him on his closing show for his 2014 Forest Hills Drive