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24kGoldn & Iann Dior’s ‘Mood’ Spends Second Week At No. 1

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Newcomers 24kGoldn and Iann Dior are celebrating for the second week in a row as their viral “Mood” track tops the Billboard Hot 100 once again. Per Billboard’s tally, the duo’s release earns 19.5 million streams within the United States while selling an additional 9,000 downloads. Meanwhile, the track drew a radio airplay audience of […]

DaBaby Offers Toosii Encouraging Co-sign: ‘Hottest New Artist in the World’

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Syracuse native Toosii has found himself in a coveted spotlight recently with the 20-year-old taking off with his “Red Lights” breakout track and carrying on the momentum with a catalog of melodic storytelling and personal excerpts of love. Now based out of North Carolina, the Poetic Pain rapper inked a deal with South Coast Music […]

Nino Man Takes It Back Home to Harlem with “Intro (One Day)”


Right on the heels of his Hungry For Success 2.5 mixtape, Harlem-bred Nino Man has treated us to the visual for his “Intro (One Day)”. Directed by Benji Films, the video features Nino Man on New York’s streets, equipped with a backdrop  of dirt bikes and four wheelers in an effort to bring “Harlem back […]

On The Rise: Meet Philadephia Emcee Zero


Philadelphia’s back on road towards returning to its days as a heralded Hip-Hop hotspot, and the next young artist rising from the city of Brotherly Love goes by the name of Zero. Despite the name the budding emcee has a lot to offer. At just the tender age of 19-years , Zero has hopped on […]

On The Rise: Nate Runnur’s Out To Prove A Point


The East Coast just isn’t letting up, and with such good reason. One of the latest rising voices to begin carving his path towards Hip Hop stardom is Philadelphia-bred emcee Nate Runnur. Touting a self-proclaimed motto of “Own Wave Only” Runnur embodies the common phrase, “Do what you love, and love what you do.” Advertisement […]

On The Rise: Mac Irv Is On A Mission To Inspire


It’s not really much of a secret that the lines that once separated basketball from Hip-hop are proving to be more blurred as time goes on, and coming up in the musically drenched environment of Minneapolis, making a transition between the two was somewhat effortless for rising emcee Mac Irv. A lifelong basketball player, Mac Irv’s promising career included being a […]

Get Your Mid-Week Pick Up with Maurice Moore’s “C’est La Vie”

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We’ve all been there: heart-wrenching breakups, unsuspected layoffs, and just good old-fashioned bad days. Nobody really enjoys the company of lousy news or all-around awful vibes, but rising Canadian crooner Maurice Moore has delivered an upbeat distraction from the blues in the form of new track “C’est La Vie”. “Writing this song was so easy for me […]

On The Rise: Get To Know The Multi-Faceted Tim Ned


Nowadays, versatility in the industry is a must. Artists are challenged with defining their individuality or are forced to suffer the incurable consequences of monotony and a far less appealing form of anonymity. Some years ago, within the cocoon of his Texan upbringing, singer-songwriter, rapper, and producer Tim Ned became master of the very craft […]

On The Rise: Singer Desjo Is Making A Statement with “Surrender”

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It’s summertime and we want to feel good. That’s a given. The sun’s out, spirits are high and, for the most part, we’re feeling ourselves. Which is why emerging Atlanta-bred songstress Desjo has made her arrival right on time. Showing up guns blazing with the single “Surrender” off her debut I Don’t Mind EP, the budding […]

New Rap Hope Dash Machete Might Just Kill You With Kindness


Much like many rising artists, 19-year-old Dash Machete has a lot on her plate. Between being in school full time, holding a part-time job and working on cultivating her talents as an emcee, she is able to balance it all with a grace wise beyond her years. Her natural work ethic is coming into play in […]