Tag Archives: Chicago Hip-Hop


DRXQUINNX – “Shteef” (@DRXQUINNX / 2017)

Funky, fluid self-produced flavour from the Chicago-based artist’s new EP “Richard Pryor”.

New Joint – International Maverick

International Maverick – “WORD” (@_IMAV / 2017)

The Chicago-raised wordsmith gets up-close-and-personal on this self-produced cut off his new release “Leaving You To Find Me”.

New Joint – International Maverick

International Maverick – “Yours Truly” (@_IMAV / 2017)

Self-produced slick talk from the Chicago-based artist.

Bill 7evans Beat Tape Stream – Jaezthetics aka Jezi

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Mellow instrumentals from Chicago’s Jezi based around samples from the catalogue of jazz pianist Bill Evans.


New Joint – International Maverick

International Maverick – “True Luv” (@_IMav / 2017)

Self-produced cut from the Chicago artist’s forthcoming project “Leaving You To Find Me”.

New Joint – DreamTek

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DreamTek – “The Wizard” (7Oddz.Com / 2017)

Moody boom-bap from the Chicago artist’s self-produced album “The Wizard Of Oddz” (a knowing nod to Philly emcee Larry Larr’s 1991 album of the same name, perhaps?).

The Deity Universe Album Stream – The Deity Complex

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Chicago’s mighty Deity Complex drop a quality collection of underground jewels featuring the lyrical talents of crew member Supreme Scientist 7, plus Iron Helmet, Shadowstar Boxer, Unseen NY and more.