Tag Archives: Philadelphia

Zarinah – The Calm

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 LP  

Zarinah ascribes ambition and gemmed up energy into her rhymes and lines on her latest release, The Calm (HERE).  

Hezekiah – Shorty Wanna Chill (feat. Peedi Crakk)/ Against The Odds (feat. Bilal)

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Singles  

New music from Hezekiah on the singles “Shorty Wanna Chill” – featuring Peedi Crakk – and “Against The Odds” -featuring Bilal. Both singles are from Hezekiah‘s upcoming Gods album (set to drop January 20th)

[su_highlight background=”#fff799″]After having a Brain Aneurysm 2016 Hezekiah finds himself in a slow recovery. Not able to spend much time in the studio. Luckily the workaholic has so much unreleased music in his hard drive. The Gods EP features a few of Hezekiah’s Close friends, Including Bilal, Freeway, Blu, T3 of Slum Village, Queen Jo, The Bul Bey, Over Hezekiah jazzy/Boom Bap production. Its been more then a year sends we heard a hip hop project from Hezekiah. Be sure to wish him well on his social media at @hezekiah3rd[/su_highlight]

 

Dave Ghet – DG Squared

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

Dave Ghet(to) broadcasts an airtight, freestyle-type cut with the track “DG Squared”

 

Jakk Frost – Alligators Down/Still Woke

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

New music from Jakk Frost via the cool-ass, slick talk cut “Alligators Down” (featuring a classic chest beating soundbyte from none other than Ric Flair) and the be-your-own-man manifesto “Still Woke”

 

Dot Cromwell – Str8 Up (feat. Doe Stacks)/Back n the Day

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

Check out the latest from Dot Cromwell on the tracks “Str8 Up” (featuring Doe Stacks), and “Back n the Day” – a pair of Speedlite flashing, V.I.P sailing anthems from the Philly-reppin’ emcee.  Produced by President Jeff and Eestbound respectively.

 

The Wurxs – Real Is On The Rise (feat. Sunwun & Dell-P)

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

New music from The Wurxs via the single “Real Is On The Rise” – featuring fellow Philly emcees Sunwun and Dell-P.

 

The Wurxs – Karma (feat. Ras Kass & Greg Porn)

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

New music from the duo The Wurxs by way of the single “Karma”, which also features straight-no-chaser verses & chorus work from rap cats Ras Kass and Greg Porn.

 

MarQ Spekt & MOBONIX – Bionic Jazz

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 LP  

Liven up to the newly dropped Bionic Jazz LP (HERE) from Philly trekking wordsmith MarQ Spekt and Atlanta based Metal Face terrorist MOBONIX – a partnership that produces a crate full of kinetic rhymes and monolithic, lo-fi beats. Standout tracks include the prismatic album opener “Cocaine Diaries” (featuring Lex Boogie); a murky toned omen called “Still Right In”, a stoney street roamer called “Gummi Bears”; and a stripped down manifesto called “Tuff Skin”

Tayyib Ali & Kidd Smyllz – Chronic By The Tree

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

Check out the WisemanBeats produced track “Chronic By The Tree” (HERE) from Tayyib Ali and Kidd Smyllz

 

Killiam Shakespeare – Killiam Season 1

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 LP  

Bumpin live-band hip-hop & soul sounds from the Killiam Shakespeare collective out of Philly – a crew of talented music makers led by the team of Steve Mckie Corey Bernhard. On Killiam Season 1 (HERE), the squadron cooks up a really spacious score with standout moments like the sky sailing rock soul instrumentals “Psychedelic” and “King Johann”;

Raven Alexis – I Should Have Known

 Soul/R&B 
 Single 

Philly songstress Raven Alexis and producer/performer Hezekiah shell out some amplified rock & soul sounds on the single “I Should Have Known” (HERE). 

 

Johnny Popcorn – Where The Party At? (feat. 7even Thrity) / Go Go Go!

 Funk 
 Single  

The band Johnny Popcorn comes out with two new momentum building singles from their to-be-released full-length album Totem Pole (HERE) – an eclectic guitar-funk spark called “Where The Party At?” (featuring 7even Thrity) and an even popping, backyard BBQ groover called “Go Go Go!”

Aquil – Nu Magic

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

Aquil drops ardent and impassioned rhymes over some commanding, chorally constructed production on his newly shared opus “Nu Magic” (HERE). 

 

Fatnice & Mushmouf – Supavision (Lost Tapes)

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 LP  

Savor some recently unearthed goodness from the Ill Vibe massive as they draw back the curtain on a store of soulful hip-hop sounds from Philly emcees Fatnice and Mushmouf and set it down on the just dropped Supavision (Lost Tapes) album (HERE).