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Jon Connor Brings First Performance to Hometown Since Aftermath Signing

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This Christmas is full of musical surprises from our favorite artists, and for those in Michigan, this past weekend had its share. Bringing some heat after a bitter ice storm in the area,  Dr. Dre‘s latest talent, Jon Connor, hosted a special “Homecoming” celebration to Flint, MI in celebration of signing to Aftermath Entertainment earlier this year.  “We wanted […]

“Listen” To Jon Connor, SRH & Maffew Ragazino Inspire You Over Foreign Allegiance’s New Single

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Flint, Michigan has more talent than you know. While the production duo of B.Corder and Bengie are prepping the release of their BeatsxBeers project (12/30), we get the first official single, “Listen.” They nab Flint’s own and Aftermath Entertainment’s artist, Jon Connor, as well as Montreal’s SRH and Brooklyn’s Maffew Ragazino. Picture being captured and […]

Jon Connor Signs To Aftermath Records

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It’s been a long time coming for rising star Jon Connor with several mixtapes like The Blue Album and The People’s Rapper LP under his belt. During his appearance in the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards cypher, the Michigan rapper announced that he finally has a label to call home. Dr. Dre has signed Jon Connor […]

Jon Connor Goes “Rose’ Splashin'” On New Track Featuring Mistah FAB

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Revealing the first section of his artwork to his upcoming project Unconscious State, Jon Connor teams up with the Oak Town rapper Mistah F.A.B. for a brand new track entitled “Rose Splashin.’” Connor will be releasing two more tracks, each revealing the other two sections misting two the artwork of the mixtape. Roger Krastz @walldoe […]

Jon Connor And Talib Kweli “Rise Up” On New Track

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Flint, Michigan rapper Jon Connor is gearing up to release his next project entitled Unconscious State due out on June 4th. For the second single of the project, Jon Connor gets Talib Kweli to join him on the track “Rise Up,” a joint that has both MC’s going bar for bar over some dope production. […]

Jon Connor ft. Mistah Fab – I’m Heavy

Unsigned Hype alumni Jon Connor teams up with West Coast veteran Mistah Fab to weigh in on grinding, haters and triflin’ tricks on the new banger “I’m Heavy.” Connor keeps up his consitant delivery of clever bars on the latest cut from his upcoming mixtape, While You Were Sleeping, which drops on July 26th. Check […]

TUGE – New God Flow (Freestyle)

After Pusha T and Kanye West caught wreck on Cruel Summer‘s second single, “New God Flow,” TUGE takes a stab at the G.O.O.D. track and makes it a triple homicide case. The New York-bred emcee rhymes like a man possessed, pummeling the beat with bars like “I try to ball with the best like Scott […]

Nina B & Jon Connor – How Ya’ll Want It (remix)

  Advertisement Nina B recruits Jon Connor for the remix to her most recent single “How Ya’ll Want It.” The record will appear on Nina’s upcoming Title Are Played Out LP. “T.A.P.O” will be entirely produced by DJ Jazzy Joyce and is set to release August 21!     Download Nina B f/Jon Connor “How Ya’ll Want It” […]

Mixtape: Lo Keys – American Greed (Scams, Schemes, & Broken Dreams)

  Lo Keys hook up with Big Mike & Dj Woogie for his highly anticipated mixtape American Greed (Scams, Schemes and Broken Dreams) with appearances  from Killa Kyleon, Prodigy, Killer Mike, Los, Jon Connor and many more. Presented by Sermons Domain, TrapTV and The9Elements Get your copy of “American Greed”  by following the link below, via Datpiff!   […]

Apollo The Great’s Scattered Thoughts

  Advertisement Jersey emcee, Apollo The Great drops the visuals to his second street single “Scattered Thoughts.” Produced by The Cratez, this record appears on ATG’s latest album Apollo 21: Deluxe Edition. Take a quick walk through Camden as A shares his scattered thoughts! Get your copy of A21DE via itunes with features from”Apollo 21: Deluxe Edition” OUT NOW. Features […]

Video: Jarren Benton ft. Rittz & Jon Connor – Billion Bucks (Prod. By SMKA)

  Jarren Benton lets go of the first video from his upcoming Freebasin’ With Kevin Bacon mixtape and rounds up Rittz and Jon Connor for the Kato (of SMKA)-produced “Billion Bucks” as they infiltrate the home of some folks belonging to the 1%. Benton announced earlier this week that he has now signed to the independant […]

Video: Jon Connor – Goody Girls

  The People’s Rapper aka Jon Connor drops a visual for “Goody Girls” from his standout all-original project, Season 2. Directed by Puma for The Program LLC. The Fli City emcee takes a break from thrashing the competition to rhyme about a ride or die chick, making for a casual warm weather tune.  Advertisement – […]

Listen: Jarren Benton ft. Rittz & Jon Connor – Billion Bucks (Prod. By SMKA)

Jarren Benton lets go of the high octane track “Billion Bucks” featuring Rittz and Jon Connor. The energetic rapid rhyme offering is a welcome preview of what to expect on Benton’s Freebasin with Kevin Bacon which drops June 26th. This trio of emcees definitely brings the ruckus over the intergalactic-sounding pruction of SMKA’s Kito. Expect […]

Video: Jon Connor – Soldier

  Fli City’s own Jon Connor bludgeons the competition with a barrage of bars over the adrenaline-pumping “Soldier” instrumental from Slim Shady’s catalog. You’d be hard-pressed to find someone among the new breed of emcees who can match the Michigan rhymesmith’s combination of energy and wordplay and “Soldier” of Connor’s The People’s Rapper LP is […]

Listen: REKS ft. Jon Connor & Vanessa Renee – Shotgun

REKS isn’t wasting anytime following his Straight No Chaser LP and lets a new joint go from his upcoming project, Rebelutionary. “Shotgun” features REKS alongside Unsigned Hype alumni Jon Connor and singer Vanessa Renee in a lyrically potent and melodic offering produced by Numonics. Rebelutionary drops on July 24th via Gracie Productions.  – Nate Santos […]

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