Westside Chicago: Grand National Ink release “New Age” album | @GrandNatInk

Support Grand National Ink Real Chicago Music and Real Hip-Hop! I hear a lot of complaints about the lack of talent in Hip-Hop in the past 10-15 years. I am one of those people who complain because the BS music seems to have killed off real rap, real hip hop, real music. I agree that the need for natural talent has declined a lot, as the thirst for big business in Hip-POP grew. Its so bad that people who aren’t even real artists like “Cash-me-outside”, “Tay-K’ and a multitude of others have been sought after by major labels in hopes […]

Wazzup Exclusive: Ricky Official’s HOT new single titled “Decades” | @Twrickyofficial

I got a CERTIFED BANGER for the people, Ricky Official Decades feat Asaiah Diamante. This is one of those songs that make you go crazy as soon as you turn it on because the beat drop is hard af! I hear a lot of track from artists, this one is a undeniable hit in my opinion. With lyrics like “Girl what you say say, say say/Why don’t you come down, my way/This aisle been a long stretch for me/This here is the real thing, no foreplay/Not no in hundred years/Would I’ve guessed what you do to me/You my saint my […]

Grand National Ink #NewAge hits all the websites on #Nov21st | @GrandNatInk

Grand National Ink #NewAge hits all the websites on #Nov21st  Hec Nation and FM Grand (Grand National Ink) held us down with dope music this year. First they came with “Who Does That” single and video, next they linked with #UrbanGrindTv for the “Chi to Memphis Vlog“, they hooked up with Dj Smoke to bring you the “Live From The Chi” mixtape, we came back with the latest video “Running On the Set“, and now we have the “New Age” album that drops Nov. 21st! As you see these dudes been grinding hard!  Chicago based artist Hec Nation and FM Grand come together […]

The Cult Classic Film “Shottas” Backstory

For Immediate Release – The Co-Creator of the 2001 Film Shottas, Richie Effs to disclose detailed allegations of financial improprieties against the film’s director Cess Silvera. During his upcoming press run, the Jamaican born gangster whose life was portrayed in the movie, will provide accounts of dishonesty; which has contributed to the delay of future projects associated with the Shottas brand. Richie alleges, after introducing Cess Silvera to the project and financing the movie with his partners Keith Deans aka Fada, Mr. Silvera has systemically attempted to confiscate the rights to the film from their company Access Pictures Moreover; Richie […]

Mu Dills – LifeLine Hosted by @SkeeMonee, and @DJ_Profluent | @MuDills

There’s a new sound in the air, coming off the Jersey coast. It reminds you of a time long removed. When music meant something, when you walked away from the table licking your fingers and you were satisfied . MU DILLS “SUMMER BABY” Is the main course, that right mix not too salty not too sweet with the club hit “BALLS ON EM” to wash it all down. Hip Hop is back and Jersey is leading the charge, with street flavor like “100 Bricks of Yola” and “BECKY” he puts you right there on the block nodding your heads. “HATER […]

Wazzup Exclusive: New single “Komije” from African pop artist @iam_YCEE

I have a hot new single from Ycee titled “Komije” which is getting a lot of attention by the people on Spotify. Go to Spotify below and stream Ycee’s new single and make sure you follow Ycee and stream all of his music today! Follow Ycee:Facebook Twitter Instagram Soundcloud iTunes Spotify Ycee (popularly called Jagaban) is an African pop artist born and raised in the city of Lagos, Nigeria. Ycee was entwined in music at an early age. He got his first major shot in 2010 when he got signed to Tinny Entertainment as the label’s pioneer artist. His first single ‘Smile […]

Richard Beavers Gallery features ‘Church of Broken Pieces’ collection

  Fresh off of a three month run at the African American Museum in Philadelphia, Church of Broken Pieces is now being featured by the Richard Beavers Gallery. A collection of vivid images by photographer Shawn Theodore, whom is a Philadelphia based multidisciplinary artist working in the sectors of photography, video, and collage. Considered the embodiment of a defiant brand of black artistry that focuses on the fragment and manipulation of African-American and African diaspora.   Church of Broken Pieces explores concepts of race, spirituality, patriarchy, matriarchy, and class structure within disappearing Black communities. Some of the examples are available below:       […]

Chicago’s own Beadz drops new mixtape “The Power of Social Media” | @Beadz1st

Chicago’s own Beadz drops new mixtape “The Power of Social Media” Follow on Twitter @Beadz1st Hip-Hop Artist Beadz born on Chicago’s Southside made his name from rapping in cypher’s at his high school lunch table to rapping on street corners, eventually to find himself rapping on one of the Biggest Stages in 2003 (WGCI’s Chicago Idol). Beadz since then has been featured in major publications such as Source Magazine, Hip-Hop Weekly “Unsigned Hype”, Ozone and countless more. Beadz live shows & performances has enabled him to share stages with Hip-Hop Greats like DMX, Bone Thugs & Harmony, Common, & Fat […]

Wazzup Exclusive: European Pop/RNB Sensation Celeste Buckingham “The Pop Princess of Europe”

Into the spotlight for which she was born steps a genuine diva. With musical wisdom that belies her youth, Celeste Buckingham seamlessly blends contemporary R&B, soul, hip-hop, and can rock a street corner jam just as easily as a sold-out stadium. Celeste has a hit on her hands, “Run Run Run”  Get ready to make your finger sore from hitting the replay button. Ears really do smile. The name “The Pop Princess of Europe”, refers to Celeste’s powers “a gift”. Modestly glossing the endless hours she has spent honing them. Within the opening lines of her debut “Run, Run, Run“, Celeste lets us know there’s […]

Wazzup Exclusive: Random Tanner “Long Days Late Nights” on Spotify | @RandomTanner1

Iowa resident and artist Random Tanner (RT) has been in the game for over a decade. After linking up with DJ K Yung who now manages him and new label MidSouth Muzik his new rebrand has brought in more than just a new name. After changing his name from Skeez to RT, he’s been producing and promoting almost a show a week for over 4 months nonstop. It was time to drop a new single under his new name and record label. The beat was re-done by Don Cruise of MSM and features underground house hold name Jelly Roll and Orlando’s Jon Young. The song is a […]