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Playdough & Sean Patrick (DJ Sean P) have released a music video for the track “No Requests” which also features Tanya Morgan. The song appears on their new album, titled 1985 Party Time Excellent, which releases on March 3rd. Pre-order on Bandcamp. The project is designed to help the duo raise funds to help release another new project titled We Buy Gold.
J. Monty has released a music video for his new single, “I’m The Best Rapper Alive”, & announced that the Level 54 mixtape will be out on March 16th. Watch the video & download the single below.
Lecrae has announced the addition of 3 more dates to the next leg of the Anomaly Tour. They include Rochester (NY), Knoxville (TN), & Oklahoma City (OK). The Spring tour also features Andy Mineo & DJ Promote. Get more info & tickets here.
Hip-hop influenced spoken word artist J Poetic has announced that he will release Broken Restored on March 16th. Check out two singles, as well as the album cover & track listing, below. Pre-order on iTunes.
KB has released the first track from his upcoming album Tomorrow We Live. Check out the lyric video for “Sideways”, featuring Lecrae, below. The album will release on April 21st through Reach Records.
Mike Real will release his Clear Sight Music debut, titled Mind of Hollis, on March 3rd. Pre-order on iTunes & get 2 singles “100 Bandz” & “Catch Fire” (ft. Flame) immediately. Check out the album cover, & track listing, & an album preview below. Read more about the album here.
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Eshon Burgundy took to Instagram to explain the thought process & meaning behind the album cover of The Fear Of God. Check that out below. Get more info on the album release here.
Buck Barnabas has released a music video for the brand new single “Real Love”. Watch below. The song is the first to be released from his upcoming album titled Streetlights In Egypt, due soon through Double Edge Ministries. Download the single for free below.
Eshon Burgundy has released a music video for his new single “Higher Learning” which also features Uncle Reece. Watch below. The song appears on Burgundy’s new album, titled The Fear Of God, which releases on March 3rd via Humble Beast. Pre-order on iTunes to get an immediate download of the single. The album cover & track listing are also below.
In an email update sent out yesterday, Humble Beast announced they would no longer be using American Apparel products for their merch due the fact that they “were uncomfortable with the sexual exploitation of women that AA was known for.” Read the full announcement below. What do you think?
Lecrae won his second Grammy last night for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song for his single “Messengers” which features for KING & COUNTRY. Check out several videos from the awards show including his acceptance speech & interviews (red carpet, post win, etc) below. He will also appear on ESPN’s SportsNation today at 3:15pm EST. He was also nominated in 2 other categories: Best Rap Performance & Best Gospel Performance/Song.
Json has premiered the music video for the single “Preacha Man” which features Monty G. Check it out below along with the album cover & track listing for No Filter, which releases on March 10th via Lamp Mode. Pre-order on iTunes now & save $2.
Playdough & DJ Sean P (Sean Patrick) will release a new album, titled 1985 Party Time Excellent, on March 3rd. The project is designed to help the duo raise funds to help release another new project titled We Buy Gold. Check out the promo video below & listen to a new track called “No Requests” below. Pre-order packages are available on Bandcamp.
NF will release his debut full length, titled Mansion, on March 31st. You can view the album cover below. If you’re unfamiliar with him check out the music video for his single “Wake Up” below.
Hip hop artist Yaves has posted the music video for the single “Revolver” which features Keisha Soleil. Watch below. The song appears on his new album, titled In Winters Ear, will release on February 10th. Pre-order on iTunes.
Illect Recordings have announced the signing of DJ Aktual. He has produced or spun for several artists including Propaganda, JGivens, Ruslan (The Breax, Kings Dream), Swoope, Dre Murray, & Social Club. Expect new music early in 2015. Check out the Elevated Orchestra EP below.
Derek Minor released his new album Empire this week, which hit #1 on the iTunes Rap/Hip Hop Charts. If you haven’t checked it out you can stream here. This Spring Minor will hit the road on the “From Now Until Forever Tour with Propaganda (Humble Beast) & KJ52. The tour is sponsored by NGEN & Spotify Music & will offer “unique advanced purchase exclusive pre-show offer to include a hip hop panel, exclusive un-released tour digital…
Heath McNease has released a music video for a brand new track called “WHAMMY! (The Legend of Ron Bargundy)”. He just wrapped up 2 weeks of recording new tracks & this is the first to debut. The GoPro video was filmed while they recorded the song. Watch below.
Derek Minor is set to release his new album tomorrow but you can stream all 16 tracks from Empire right now over on HipHopDX (or listen below). Minor has set the bar for 2015 & we’re not even out of January!
Ctzn Collective (which is Kareem Manuel & Decipha) are releasing a new album on April 1st. If you pre-order the currently untitled album on Bandcamp you get the new single “Walk With Me” instantly. Listen to that track below.
Hip hop collective ACElife has released a new project, titled Cops and MOBBers, via Noisetrade. Listen & download below. “ACElife is group of outsiders that elevate Jesus in a world that promotes conformity. The ACElife collective includes: Applejaxx, Disciple(D.I.), Trini, M.A.K., Mr. Coldstone, Bobby Bishop, Chris Theodat, Sovocab, Spit Jones, Granger and Odetta.”
Check out “All Is Grace”, the new single from Imperial which features talented UK hip hop artist, Joshua Luke Smith. The music video will drop next Tuesday January 27th.
Ruslan, of the Dream Junkies, has released a video of a live take for the track “Influenced”. Watch below. The song appears on his Out Of It EP which is available as an instant download if you pre-order his new album titled Do For One. That album should released in February through Kings Dream Ent.
The 2015 K-Love Fan Awards Press Conference at the historic Franklin Theatre is going on live now via Youtube. You can stream the event below. Along with the nominee announcements there will be special music performances from Colton Dixon, Plumb, Matt Maher, Francesca Battistelli, Matthew West and Steven Curtis Chapman (hosting the event).