Chicago spitter Alex Wiley put out a new called “Pressure” rather surprisingly a few days ago. The release came out of the blue from Wiley, who at the end of March removed himself from touring, citing personal issues.
Chicago MC/producer Fleetwood Jones dropped a footwork remix to Childish Gambino’s beloved “Redbone” last week. The remix, produced by S.K.I.L., is an amped up version of the song, and Jones’ tweet of a snippet of the remix generated a lot of hype on Twitter, getting over a thousand retweets and likes.
Chicago rapper Warhol.ss is amassing a large following and he’s back on our pages today with a straight banger titled “12OZS”. The F1LTHY-produced track gets to it from the jump, as Warhol raps, “pull up and we slidin’ 30 deep, like what’s the problem b****? Big guap, eatin’ steak n’ shrimp”.
Reasy Stones of Waukegan collective High Five dropped the video for “Up In Smoke” a few days ago. The visual, shot by Marco Ortiz, is the first video from Reasy’s debut project “’94”, and it features Reasy racking up tickets in an arcade while spitting reflective bars.
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2 Chainz taps fellow G.O.O.D. Music artist Travis Scott for his new single "4 AM".
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Chicago hip hop artist Jorge Mikell links with westside Pivot Gang's MFn Melo over smooth Thelonious Martin production.
UKNOKENNY is back on our pages again, this time with his visual for “Holla Back” with Switch. It’s a lowkey, laid back video that features the two kickin’ it outside while taking fat hits from a hookah.
Los Angeles-based artist UKNOKENNY just dropped the video for single “I Know”. The ISHOTAARON-directed visual features Kenny vibing out on the beach while trying to get with a girl.
Urbana-based artist Adobo just dropped a single called “jambalaya”. It’s a reflective, inward-looking track and it’s the second track Adobo’s put out this year. It’s also the first single off his upcoming mixtape “analog”, which is dropping sometime soon.
Waukegan rapper Muddymick just dropped “SITUATION GANG FREESTYLE”, some new heat with his homie YngxVarre.