Tag Archives: Chicago Hip-Hop

New Joint – Common / Daniel Caesar / Dwele

Common ft. Daniel Caesar & Dwele – “HER Love” (@Common / 2019)

The veteran Windy City wordsmith revisits his “I Used To Love H.E.R.” concept over a smooth and soulful Dilla track.

New Joint – Cam Be / Add-2 / Natalie Oliveri

Cam Be ft. Add-2 & Natalie Oliveri – “7” (@Camovement / 2019)

Organic, soul-stirring beats and rhymes from the Chicago artist’s “7 Steps To 7” project.

New Joint – Neak

Neak – “Elevation Everything” (Neak.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

The Chicago-based artist shows his soul via intelligent, heartfelt rhymes and self-produced jazz-influenced beats off his recent album “KWESBAAR”.

New Joint – Panik On The Beat / Vic Spencer

Panik On The Beat ft. Vic Spencer – “Soul Shine” (@MolemenRecords / 2019)

Veteran Chicago producer Panik of Molemen fame teams-up with talented Windy City wordsmith Vic Spencer for this quality cut, blending a stirring soundscape with witty, confident verses.

Jammin’ With The Boombox Vol. 1: Birth Of Hip-Hop – Emcee Monte

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Chicago-based emcee, producer, poet and dancer Emcee Monte delivers an old-school-influenced album which doubles-up as the soundtrack to his concept-driven concert based around Hip-Hop’s history.

Paying homage to pioneers such as Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, and the Rock Steady Crew, whilst also offering a respectful nod to the likes of Common, Nas, Slum Village and others, “Jammin’…” celebrates the incredible culture which has had such a huge impact on so many over the years.

New Joint – Dip Diver / Nowaah The Flood

Dip Diver ft. Nowaah The Flood – “Savion Glover Live At The Aquarium” (DipDiver.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Downtempo, jazz-influenced beats and creative verses from the Chicago artist’s forthcoming “Aquanauts” project.

New Joint – WateRR & Ty Farris

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WateRR & Ty Farris- “Eyes Of A Villain” (BullsVsPistons.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Chicago-meets-Detroit on this lead Standouts-produced single off the forthcoming “Bulls Vs Pistons” collabo project from WateRR and Ty Farris.