Tag: hip hop

October 17, 2017

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September 13, 2017

Nomis - AGAPE

Oceanside artist and activist, Nomis, has released a handful of singles over the past few months. The latest of these is “AGAPE,” a chill hip-hop track with a groovy live bass line. The song focuses on the virtue of compassion, especially when understanding for the other’s situation is fragmented. Continued →

September 8, 2017

August 26, 2017

Hagah Recordings to Release New Album From Dirt, "Rebel Lion"

Check out Hagah Recordings and their latest signing, JEREMIAH DIRT!. You might remember the artist DIRT from his collaborations with P.O.D. and previous albums “Plague”, “A War to Restore”, and more Recently, “Heavy Manners”. Download the new DIRT song “Feel The Break w/ Jgivens” right here via NoiseTrade. DIRT’s new album “Rebel Lion” will see release soon. Read the full press release below with even more detailed information Continued →

August 21, 2017

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July 24, 2017

Ruslan Responds to Shai Linne

Last Friday, Shai Linne released his new album Still Jesus, which kicks off with the track “Random Thoughts 3.” The song addresses, in part, some of Shai’s concerns with Christian hip-hop, especially from the Reach Records collective. Ruslan, formerly of theBREAX and Dream Junkies, has made a response song entitled “Random Thoughts 4 (Shai Linne).” You can stream both of the songs below. Continued →

July 21, 2017

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May 26, 2017

Introducing: Ben Knight

After years of touring in the pop punk band Ace High and the hard rock band Noiseunion Ben Knight decided he wanted dive head first into the world of Nerdcore. While he takes the production, music and genre seriously, the lyrical content is that of an artist who is trying to bring some levity to the world of Hip Hop. Continued →

May 4, 2017

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March 29, 2017

Heath McNease x Keyes - Rapper

Heath McNease has released a video for his new song “Rapper” featuring Keyes (otherwise known as Heir Jordan). The press release reads:

“In the lead up to his new EP featuring Propaganda, J Givens, Derek Minor and more, Heath McNease partnered with Keyes (aka Heir Jordan) to drop a loosie that takes a satirical look at what it is to be a rapper Over a gritty beat from producer Wonderlust, both rappers dole out stern warnings about the dangers of getting to know an emcee. Continued →

March 28, 2017

March 25, 2017

Lil' Dre Posts 4 Tracks Ahead of "Live Free" Release

We’re hard at work on our review of Lil’ Dre’s upcoming album Live Free, but you can already check out four of the tracks from this landmark album through Dre’s Soundcloud page.

Live Free is chock-full of powerful tracks, but this sample does include a few of my personal favorites (as you’ll read about in the upcoming review), like “Scottie Pippen,” and “P.O.V.”

Live Free will drop next week, but while you’re on Dre’s soundcloud, you can also stream his previous effort Homework, which we gave a 5/5, especially noting how “Dissertation” may be one of the most honest and powerful songs out there. Continued →