New Orleans DJ Black N Mild Dead at 44 From Coronavirus

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According to several confirmed reports, New Orleans-based producer and DJ Oliver Stokes Jr. aka Black N Mild, died on Thursday after testing positive for Coronavirus. He was 44 years old. Visit for more information The New Orleans Parish coroner’s office confirmed the cause of Stokes’ death one day after his passing. Black N Mild […]

Drake Spent $14K for the Grills Worn for ‘In My Feelings’ Music Video


Drake spent a pretty penny to brighten his mouth with some bling bling for his “In My Feelings” music video. Visit for more information TMZ reports that the rapper hit up celebrity jeweler, Ben Baller, to make his grills only 4 days before recording the music video in New Orleans. The grills were made […]

On The Rise: Daniel Heartless Set To Take Mainstream Rap By Storm in 2017


Who is Daniel Heartless? Well, for a long time, many people have labeled Daniel Heartless one of New Orleans’ top spittas. He’s released groundbreaking mixtape, after groundbreaking mixtape, thought provoking videos, touched the lives of many fans, and has point guarded one of the strongest camps in the Crescent City, Heartless Gang. Visit for […]

Negus & Million$ Drop Off “Extra” Video, (Dir. By Quincy Scott)


A few days ago, we dropped an article highlighting the 5 New Orleans New Comers with 2018 Grammy Potential, and quickly there was a response via Twitter from New Orleans DJ Pioneer, E.F. Cuttin telling us that we left someone out. That someone was Negus. In 2016, Negus ran up the score in New Orleans, […]

E Buckles Directs New Visual for Ciel Rouge, “Slim’s Theme” + Interview


A contributor of ours, Breon Robinson, sat down with Ciel Rouge to discuss his new E Buckles assisted visual for “Slim’s Theme”. Together, Breon, and Ciel Rouge conversed about a host of things, including Ciel’s pre-pro process, working with E Buckles, and some of his favorite music videos. Below, you can check out the video […]

Made Groceries Set To Hit The Road On 36 City Energy And Taste Tour


Starting January 11th, at the top of the year, talented New Orleans Rap Group, MadeGroceries will hit the road alongside Robb Bank$, on what will be their “Energy And Taste Tour”. With 36 stops, including Jamaica, spanning through March, the GroceryBoys will be spreading their light across the world. 2016 was a breakthrough year for […]

Alfred Banks – Garden District (Prod. by CZA)


2016 was an incredible year for Underdogcentral. As Alfred banks weaves in & out of this CZA produced track, he reflects on his accomplishments and thinks about what its going to take to take his career even further. Check out “Garden District” below. Visit for more information Garden District (Prod by CZA) by Alfred […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Soulja Slim Was Murdered 12 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history, we lost one of the South’s hottest up and coming artists. James Adarryl Tapp Jr., aka Soulja Slim, was shot and killed in front of his mother’s house in the Gentilly neighborhood in New Orleans in 2004. It was later reported that the gunman was hired and was […]