Category Archives: Midwest Hip-Hop

New Joint – A.R.E.S.

A.R.E.S. ft. 01ASEDSCIZ – “Yeah, Yeah, Yeah” (@SmokiKingston / 2015)

Back-to-back rhymes and solid beats from the Detroit-based crew.

New Joint – Garden Music

Garden Music – “Crazy” (GardenMusic1.BandCamp.Com / 2015)

Drum-heavy action taken from Chicago duo DJ ALO and Shadow Master’s new album “Silverback”.

Silverback Album Stream – Garden Music

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Chicago duo DJ ALO and Shadow Master drop a new collection of rugged Windy City Hip-Hop which finds the pair crafting beats and rhymes that resonate with an undeniable passion for the culture.

New Joint – Profound

Profound – “Heart Of The Streetz” (@TheRealProfound / 2015)

The longstanding Chicago emcee delivers street-smart verses over dope No I.D. production off his album “4DaLove”.

New Joint – Infinito 2017

Infinito 2017 – “Participate Later” (@Infinito2017 / 2015)

Piano-laced Dion Brown-produced head-nodder from the Chicago artist’s album “An Enigma The Anti Social Introvert”.

New Joint – Kwote One

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Kwote One ft. Kwote1 – “2 vs 1” (@KwoteOne / 2015)

Kwote One of Chicago’s Tunnel Movement drops a solo gem with this Cystic-produced concept track, which finds the Windy City wordsmith rhyming back-to-back using both his present day style and his ‘old’ microphone techniques.

New Joint – Jelani Lateef

Jelani Lateef – “Manhood Talk” (@JayLateef / 2015)

The Chicago wordsmith drops forceful, poignant rhymes from his self-produced project “Cold Days & Dark Nights”.