9paccc – Face Card

Vallejo, CA Artist 9paccc drops a strong new 10 track EP with his latest release “Face Card” which features an all star cast of characters like fellow Vallejo superstars DaBoii and Slimmy B. A superstar in the making, 9paccc is taking the initiative to be seen and heard and is bringing along many underground producers […]

Lil Blood – The Book of Dawa

Oakland Rapper Lil Blood made some waves with his latest single “Temper Tantrum”, and let off on industry rappers and even aimed at local music giant Ghazi screaming “Why The Fuck! Ghazi aint thrown me no check yet”, and even got a nod from the Empire founder, and clearly it worked! His new album “The […]

Splash Alca – Alcageddon

NYC Artist Splash Alca lets off 9 shots on his latest album “Alcageddon”, and by 9 shots we do mean 9 tracks of pure fire!! The lead track “Alcageddon” is a memoir and reflection of his come up, and has a soulful and melodic instrumental that reminds you of sunday service gospel. His delivery and […]

SKAR – 34th & Mayes

Sacramento, CA Rapper SKAR comes hard on a 15 track project titled “34th & Mayes”, and the Mozzy correspondent drops nothing fire lyrics. In the beginning of the album “Roll 10”, is nothing but bars and lyrical murder. In the next track “On One”, Skar goes on a road trip, and on this road trip […]

Chris Lockett – Never Die Alone Part 2: Survivor’s Guilt

We live in a time where peoples attention spans are short. Creating lengthy projects is a risk for any type of artist, however, Chris Lockett understood exactly what was needed to create a dope, successful album. His latest release, “Never Die Alone Part 2: Survivors Guilt” hosts 18 tracks collectively produced by IV, Don P, […]

Iamsu! – California

Iamsu! is no doubt one of the more successful and respected hip hop artists from the Bay Area. Always repping his hometown of Richmond, CA, Iamsu has continued to impress his fans with the content he releases. His latest EP, “California” consists of 4 tracks that are nothing short of a dope vibe. Normally, short […]

LROC-The Art of Playmaking

“LROC = Love. Respect. Obligation. Currency.” This independent hip hop artist from the Pacific Northwest has never strayed from the acronym that makes up his stage name. Throughout the last few years, he has worked hard to cultivate a solid team  he cofounded known as LX3 Entertainment LLC. Under LX3, he has released various projects, […]

Chase Black-BlackWorld III: Change

Artists today tend to rely heavily on dope beats and catchy hooks to draw in their listeners. That is why it was refreshing to hear an EP from an artist where hooks were hardly used, and he still managed to keep my attention throughout the whole project. Bay Area artist, Chase Black, recently dropped a […]

E.L.S.- Whisper Louder Than Screams

When it comes to hip hop music, the biggest rivalry has always been between the East and West coasts. Now and then, an artist will come along who we call, “bicoastal.” E.L.S.  owner of Fam Loyale Music Group, is an artist originally from East Buffalo, New York, but moved to Stockton, California as a teenager. […]

Vagabond Lover- Electric Love

Unlike the time between his 1st and 2nd EP’s, Vagabond Lover did not wait nearly as long to drop his 3rd, released on none other than Valentines Day. “Electric Love” is 5 tracks of love songs, very much different than the heartbreak theme of his last EP, “Basslines & Broken Hearts (see review here). Upon […]