Tag Archives: DMV Hip-Hop

New Joint – Fly Anakin

Fly Anakin – “No Dough” (@FlyAnakin / 2022)

The Mutant Academy emcee gets busy on this short-but-effective Madlib-produced track from his forthcoming album “Frank” dropping via Lex Records.

The Kev Brown Holiday Special Album Stream – Kev Brown

Sublime, seasonal instrumental flavour to bump in the background during your festive activities from Maryland’s musical master.

New Joint – King Kong Gotcha

King Kong Gotcha – “F.E.A.R.” (TheOpioidEra.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Reporting live from the streets of Virginia, Opioid Era member King Kong Gotcha drops a new video from his recent solo release “The Loose Diamonds Project”.

New Joint – Fly Anakin / Nickelus F

Fly Anakin ft. Nickelus F – “Ghost” (@FlyAnakin / 2021)

Produced by Like.

New Joint – Tokyo Cigar / Tribe Of Judah

Tokyo Cigar ft. Tribe Of Judah – “Crucify” (TokyoCigarMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Rugged, off-kilter beats and raw lyrical science from Maryland producer Tokyo Cigar’s recent album “Serenity”.

New Joint – Monday Night

Monday Night – “VanVleet” (MondayNight1.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Produced by Fan Ran and taken from the Richmond, Virginia emcee’s new “10 Days” project.

New Joint – Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards

Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards – “Bliss” (@BigKahunaOG / 2021)

More Mutant Academy dopeness from the Richmond, Virginia emcee’s recent Unlucky Bastards-produced album “Flameboy Advance”.

New Joint – Substantial & Funky DL

Substantial & Funky DL – “Say Less” (Substantial.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Both well-established suppliers of quality music, Substantial and Funky DL point out that sometimes it’s better to say nothing rather than say anything just to be part of the conversation on this lead single from the US / UK duo’s forthcoming collabo EP “We Met In Tokyo”.

New Joint – Monday Night

Monday Night – “Now Or Never Freestyle (RIP Big L)” (@MondayNightHB / 2021)

The Richmond, Virginia emcee offers a nod of respect to a DITC great as he flips a Big L instrumental for this new video.

New Joint – Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards

Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards – “Secret Wars” (MutantAcademyRVA.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Taken from the album “Flameboy Advance”.

New Joint – LetTheDirtSayAmen

LetTheDirtSayAmen – “Busta Vs. Michael Myers” (@LTDS_Amen / 2021)

Having been involved with impressive releases in recent years from both The Cornel West Theory and The Dirty Church, Washington DC’s LetTheDirtSayAmen (aka Tim Hicks) delivers a potent display of lyrical excellence from his forthcoming album “God Hates Gucci”.

New Joint – Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards

Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards – “Seance” (MutantAcademyRVA.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Slick, swaggering rhymes and soulful beats from the Richmond, Virgina emcee’s new Unlucky Bastards-produced album “Flameboy Advance”.

New Joint – Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards

Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards – “Scales Tippin'” (@BigKahunaOG / 2021)

Sopranos-inspired visuals from the Mutant Academy member’s new Unlucky Bastards-produced “Flameboy Advance” project.

New Joint – Shaw Calhoune

Shaw Calhoune – “Changing Of The Guard” (ShawCalhoune.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Swaggering, self-assured rhymes and mellow, horn-laced production from Maryland-based artist Shaw Calhoune’s 2020 release “The Rudy Tape”.

New Joint – Substantial

Substantial – “Dedicated And Driven” (Substantial.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Personal, heartfelt rhymes from the Virginia artist’s new album “A Soundtrack For Fatherhood” which has been released in conjunction with the children’s book “She Sees” inspired by Substantial’s two daughters.

New Joint – Priest Da Nomad / J Hill

Priest Da Nomad ft. J Hill – “Before You Go” (PriestDaNomad.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Slick, witty rhymes aimed at the ladies from Maryland’s Priest Da Nomad on this soulful DJ Rage-produced head-nodder off the album “Out Da House”.

New Joint – DJ 2-Tone Jones / Uptown XO / Let The Dirt Say Amen / Kenilworth Katrina

DJ 2-Tone Jones ft. Uptown XO, Let The Dirt Say Amen & Kenilworth Katrina – “The Curry Out” (DJ2ToneJones.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Some of Washington DC’s finest talents have come together for this Drew Dave-produced track from the forthcoming 2-Tone Jones album “Contraband From India”.

New Joint – Tokyo Cigar

Tokyo Cigar – “Thanos Lost The Gauntlet To Nebula” (TokyoCigarMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Taken from the Maryland-based producer-on-the-mic’s forthcoming album “SERENITY” which drops this Friday.

New Joint – Kev Brown & Sonnyjim

Kev Brown & Sonnyjim – “Bubblegoose x Raf Simmons” (Sonnyjim.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

The UK’s Sonnyjim flexes his inimitable flow over melodic, head-nodding production from the legendary Kev Brown on this latest track to be lifted from the pair’s collabo album “A Joint Venture”.

New Joint – Tokyo Cigar

Tokyo Cigar – “Thanos Lost The Gauntlet To Nebula” (TokyoCigarMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Maryland-based producer-on-the-mic Tokyo Cigar drops some science from his forthcoming album “Serenity” which features Iceberg Theory, Tragic Allies, Heaven Razah and more.