Earlier today, we got word that the homie Cody DeCamry will be covering Level-Up! Magazine as a member of their Chicago Class of 2014. A purveyor of everything fashion, Level!-Up Magazine’s Summer issue will also feature the likes of King Louie, Katie Got Bandz, the WHOevers & Mikey Dollaz among others. We’re definitely happy for everyone who made the cover and can’t wait to see the interviews in full, click the link below for more info regarding the release.
Earlier today we received a new track from Hyype of The Contenders. The track is titled “Vast Land” with production from Talen Ted. Hyype compliments the spacey beat well with some dope lines across a couple of different flows, an interesting interlude like section replaces a traditional chorus completing the sound. Peep the track below and keep an eye out for Hyype and The Contenders.
Chicago’s own Show You Suck, released a new track last night via twitter. Following up “Watching Walking Dead”, the new record is entitled “Watching Walking Dead Ep. 3, 4, 5” and features production from Tha Hydrox. This shit definitely bumps and will surely be a crowd favorite whenever he hits the stage. Show’s been making a few moves as of late, his visual for “80s Boobs” is scheduled to drop this week; stay tuned for the video and keep an eye out for more from Show You Suck.
South Side duo The Cannaholics released a new track about a week ago. The newness is entitled “Hunting Season” and contains that high energy that gets the crowd jumpin. Both JayLap & K. Norm do their thing on the record, they definitely seem to be falling into a comfort zone. Peep the track below and stay tuned for more.
The back cover for “All City” Vol.1 is in and we thought we’d share it with you guys. The official track list includes artists like Vic Mensa, Show You Suck, Robot House, Black Dave & Alexander Spit from city’s across the world (but mainly the US). Although “All City” ventures beyond the boundaries of Minneapolis & Chicago, we’ve decided to keep our 2 cities as the focal point. Peep the covers above and keep an eye out for the release date.
The Minneapolis duo known as VAYNS (Botzy & Corey Lawson of MUNQS) released their new EP today via Polkadot Mayhem. “#VAYNS”, as the project is titled; features some familiar faces including Sophia Eris & Ashley DuBose, while also bringing a fresh sound to the table. If you don’t know, you should definitely peep the tape below and get acquainted.
A few weeks back Red Velvet Beats released a new mix-tape entitled “Volume 4”. The instrumental project features Ken Ross with beats that encompass a wide variety of sounds. The tape flows from front to back and definitely contains some heat, all you rappers might want to check it out. Peep the project below and stay posted for more from Red Velvet Beats.
The Cool Kids seem to be wasting no time releasing records after the announcement that they are back together. About an hour ago they took to Twitter to release 2 more new songs (Chop & Computer School), one of which features The HBK Gang. You can definitely hear that ol’Cool Kids style under Chuck Inglish’s production, peep the records below and stay tuned for more from The Cool Kids as they mark their return.
On the 1st day of the year, BigKOMA of the Winner$Circle & The Contenders; released a new EP aptly titled “$”. The project features the likes of Ceez, Hyype & Kool $.W.A.D.E as well as a plethora of producers who help craft the sound. “Just the start”, “$” is about the ups and downs that life has thrown KOMA and his will to succeed amidst the adversity. Peep the tape below and keep an eye out for more from BigKOMA & Hyype as 2014 gets into full swing.