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On The Rise: Toronto’s Manny Rite Is Finding A Way Or Making One

Manny Rite

The connections between creating music and playing sports are not difficult to point out. Both require perseverance, practice and passion. Hard work goes into both, and at the end of the day, it feels like you win some and you lose some. For rising artist Manny Rite, the key is to apply what you learned along […]

On The Rise: Life From #TheWinners Circle With HusKingpin

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Often times people say that you reflect the company you keep, and in Hus Kingpin‘s case, he’s surrounded by some of the best. #TheWinners, a collective group of emcees, producers and overall Hip Hop enthusiasts, have been building a la A$AP Mob, but came together through their like-minded nature despite not all being from the […]

On The Rise: F. Virtue Is Soundtracking Hip Hop’s Big Hang-Up

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F. Virtue can’t go a day without music. And why should he? Whether he’s absent-mindedly honing his freestyle skills while cooking breakfast, finding inspiration in an obscure beat that likely hasn’t been given a name yet or hitting play on an Atmosphere record for the umpteenth time, music is woven into every fiber of F. […]

World Wide Woman: Why You Should Be Getting Into Foxes

Foxes

Foxes (real name Louisa Rose Allen), much like the cunning animal that inspired her stage name (which by the way, she impressively out-Googles), is equal parts clever, adaptive and wise, with her music naturally highlighting all of these qualities. Much more than a pop singer, her powerful voice adapts to any musical challenge with ease, […]

World Wide Woman: Jess Glynne Is More Than Just A Powerful Voice

Jess Glynne Credit Simon Emmett

Musicians and producers travel literally and figuratively their whole lives to track down and discover the voices that inspire them. For many, the magic of the UK’s Jess Glynne has been hiding right across the pond this whole time. Currently on her second US tour, Glynne is capturing ears and hearts alike, sharing personal stories […]

[Interview] Meet New Haven’s Hip Hop Hope, JoeyAX

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New Haven, CT’s JoeyAX has quite the elusive and exciting repertoire for an underground recording artist, with accolades that include working alongside Jadakiss, as well as working with a handful of New York City-based rappers and independent bands, and also being invited as a supporting act on separate tours for Mac Miller and Machine Gun Kelly. […]