Shining

Sammy Adams – “Shining” | @SammyAdams

Fresh off a summer on Van’s Warped Tour, Sammy Adam’s releases his first single of 2017 that finds him “Shining” brightly as ever – Sammy Adams launched his career in 2009, from his dorm room at Trinity College in Connecticut with the track “I Hate College”; a remix to Asher Roth’s “I Love College”. From there his career sky rocketed, signing with Sony’s RCA label, and knocking out of the park singles like “Driving Me Crazy”, “LA Story”, “All Night Longer” and even appearing on Enrique Iglesias big single “Finally Found You”. Since he made the decision to leave RCA […]

Tae Rilla releases visuals for new summer anthem “Summertime ChiRaq” | @TaeRilla @DjSmokemixtapes

Chicago artist Tae Rilla releases the video for his new summer anthem “Summertime ChiRaq, (Can’t Deny That)”. Tae Rilla links with Robert Smith to bring you the visual to Summertime ChiRaq. Tae Rilla proves there is more than only drill music coming out of Chicago’s indy music scene. Summertime ChiRaq is a hard hittin record, the beat goes hard, and Tae flows with a defined Chi-town born cadence. Tae spits: “Tell em pick the shorties up, tell em put the guns down, tell em haters move around, Englewood where I’m found, sun up to sun down its going up it going down!” I […]

#Stream/Download Bandz Cambando’s single “On the Way” today! | @BaBandz74 @DjSmokemixtapes

Pine Bluff, AR’s own Bandz Cambando released his single “On the Way”, a hot joint for the clubs. Take a minute or two to stream Bandz Cambando new single “On the Way” on Spinrilla!! If you’re rockin with it please support the homie and purchase his single for just $0.99! Click to Purchase “Bandz Cambando – On The Way” for $1.00

Wazzup Exclusive: Grand National Ink #VLOG |@GrandNatInk @UrbanGrindTV @DjSmokemixtapes

Grand National Ink – Chicago to Memphis Concert… by DjSmokeMixtapes Urban Grind TV shadows Chicago’s hottest duo Grand National Ink (FM & Hec Nation) over an exhilarating weekend. They rock 2 concerts in 2 nights as they go from Chicago to Memphis; opening for T.I. and performing at the SCM Awards Show in Memphis. Make sure you Stream and Download Grand National Ink’s latest Single “Who Does That” on Audiomack, MyMixtapez, Spinrilla and a bunch of other sites! Twitter: @GrandNatInk Instagram: @Grand_National_Ink Facebook: GrandNationalInk

Wazzup Exclusive: Bandz Cambando, Pine Bluff, AR | @BaBandz74 @DjSmokeMixtapes

Introducing Bandz Cambando, an interesting new artist from Pine Bluff, AR. Cameron Green aka Bandz Cambando was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and raised in Pine Bluff, AR. Bandz began life like many others, in an area of poverty. He was determined not to let that belittle his dreams of becoming a successful artist/entrepreneur. It was Bandz Cambando’s now deceased brother who was the inspiration for him to pursue writing, and to share his music with the world. Bandz Cambando’s brother once told him that he has a special way with words, and that his music needed to be heard. He […]

Mega Sean – Bad Boy Squad (Video) | @Megaseanmusic

Mega Sean formerly known as Bubba Sean, he does reggae style hip hop, hip-hop and reggae. Mega Sean has recorded songs with Legends like Master P, Choclair, Lil Romeo, Cutty Ranks to name a few. A few years ago Mega Sean did a McDonald’s commercial, as well as the dairy milk rap commercial with two white Farmers lip-syncing his lyrics. Mega Sean has performed opening up for people like Rihanna, Cutty Ranks, Melly Mel, Lloyd Banks, Ice T and others. His past group called Cryogenics sold over 100,000 CDs out the trunk of his car in the streets of Toronto. Now that’s trapping!  A hot record titled “Make You Mine” is Mega Sean‘s next […]

Long Island rapper E-Reign delivers The New York Times Vol. 1 | @EReignESM

Long Island rapper E-Reign links up with Chicago’s own Dj Smoke to deliver The New York Times Vol. 1. This mixtape is led by 3 singles, Grands, Rags to Riches, and Shake Em Up.  We have covered E-Reign several times throughout 2016. During that time E-Reign released his “Future of New York” mixtape series along with several singles, and a handful of videos. In the past year and a half E-Reign has increased his buzz 10 fold. He did this by staying consistent, releasing quality music, being active in the streets, and impacting the net.  E-Reign has well over 100K streams of “Future of New York” mixtape series, not to mention countless […]

[Mixtape] Calico Blue – The Pursuit | @Calico_Blue @PromoMixtapes

 Calico Blue born Antoine Freeman December 7, 1987 in Jacksonville, FL is an American hip hop/rap recording and performing artist. Calico brings a refreshing sound to today’s music scene. He has a revitalizing sound in an era of hip-hop where much of the music sounds alike. Calico Blue has a deep hypnotizing voice that can be closely compared to the likes of Kevin Gates, Gorilla Zoe or Trae Da Truth. Before we get into the mixtape lets discuss “Glow” Calico’s first single produced by M. Geezy. Glow, the intro to “The Pursuit” mixtape is where Calico delivers a gritty, smooth and bold statement to the culture. This statement being that, […]

Seasoned Altadena, California Wordsmith Che Skizza Debuts “2000 Sumthin'” | @CheSkizza |

With an extensive back catalog of unreleased material, veteran emcee Che Skizza blows the dust off the crates and ushers in a period piece “2000 Sumthin’” “2000 Sumthin’” finds Altadena veteran Che Skizza digs deep into the music vaults and issues an album that will have the older Hip Hop fans chucking the deuce, twisting caps off twenty-two ounce beers and revisiting the past. On the album, the pit bawse runs over intense socially driven records such as “Corporate Amerikkka” and “Amerikkka The Beautiful”. We also see Skizza tapping guest appearances from Mr. West, Apakalips and Big Fats. Make sure […]

Meet K’reema The Princess of Dancehall

Reggae pop is much like the name, plenty of feel good rhythms with some fresh flavor. If you’re into the steadiness that comes from a familiar beat plus a dash of dancehall you’ll dig the boldly vibrant sound of K’reema. The songwriter and singer has entered the scene like only a select few are able to, by willing it. With a refreshing clash of Jamaican persuasion meets city style there’s a certain mover and shaker vibe that produces a fierce interpretation of herself expressed as music. It’s been circulated that the driving forces behind this young talent are the powerful mantras […]