Tag Archives: Southern Hip-Hop

New Joint – Khalil Nasim

Khalil Nasim – “shineBRITE.” (KhalilNasim.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

North Carolina’s Khalil Nasim drops sincere, personal rhymes over mellow Timeless Era beats.

New Joint – Arrested Development / Dee-1

Arrested Development ft. Dee-1 – “Yes Always” (OfficialArrestedDevelopment.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Lively, rousing Configa-produced track from the veteran group’s impressive 2021 album “For The FKN Love”.

New Joint – Archibald Slim / Gabe Nandez

Archibald Slim ft. Gabe Nandez – “Worldly Ways” (@POWRecordings / 2022)

Atlanta’s Archibald Slim and New York’s Gabe Nandez deliver contemplative rhymes over smooth, soulful Willie-produced beats on this title track from the Southern artist’s soon-to-be-released album.

New Joint – Sol Messiah / Evidence

Sol Messiah ft. Evidence – “Limitless” (@SolMessiah / 2022)

Atlanta-based producer Sol Messiah teams-up with the ever-impressive Evidence for one of the many standout tracks from his recent “GOD CMPLX” album.

New Joint – OC From NC & DJ Flash

OC From NC & DJ Flash – “Zion” (OCFromNC.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Soulful rawness from North Carolina emcee OC From NC’s new album “The List God Sent Us” which is produced entirely by the Justus League’s DJ Flash.

New Joint – GodBody Science

GodBody Science – “Done With Rap” (@GodBodyScience / 2022)

A short burst of sharp rhymes and impressive self-produced beats from Atlanta-based artist GodBody Science’s new release “Speak No Evil”.

Kognizant EP Stream – Kaution Mr. 700 x Jah Born

Compton-raised emcee Kaution Mr. 700 delivers engaging, urgent rhymes rooted in personal experience over Dallas-based collaborator Jah Born’s distinctive production.

New Joint – DJ Premier / Remy Ma / Rapsody

DJ Premier ft. Remy Ma & Rapsody – “Remy Rap” (@RealDJPremier / 2022)

The sparse slap of Preemo’s production provides the perfect backdrop here for the competition-crushing flows of Remy Ma and Rapsody on this latest track to be lifted from the recent “Hip Hop 50, Vol. 1” EP.

Between Midnights EP Stream – Sean Boog

The talented Sean Boog drops the third release in his “Midnight” series, another brilliant EP from the North Carolina emcee full of down-to-earth, contemplative rhymes laced with sharp wit, backed by masterful production from CHVRLES. Don’t sleep!

New Joint – Paul Wall & Termanology / KXNG Crooked / Wais P

Paul Wall & Termanology ft. KXNG Crooked & Wais P – “Clubber Lang” (@PaulWallBaby / @TermanologyST / 2022)

Statik Selektah-produced highlight from the Paul Wall / Termanology collabo release “Start 2 Finish”, one of the year’s most entertaining albums so far.

New Joint – AJ Snow & Jansport J

AJ Snow & Jansport J – “’83 El Camino” (JansportJMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Dallas-based artist AJ Snow glides across the butter-smooth production of LA’s Jansport J on this lead single from the pair’s forthcoming album “No Awards For The Real”.

New Joint – Ca$ablanca x iLL-Sugi

Ca$ablanca x iLL-Sugi – “Krugerrand” (Casablanca92fs.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Texas-based emcee Ca$ablanca lets off an energetic outburst of razor-sharp wordplay over production from Japan’s iLL-Sugi.

New Joint – Shane Kidd / Josias

Shane Kidd ft Josias- “Shadowboxing” (ShaneKidd.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Dallas-raised, Atlanta-based artist Shane Kidd delivers powerful, relatable rhymes designed to inspire as we all deal with the weight of life on this 9K AUD!O-produced track from his recent “Good Mourning” album.

The Great Awakening EP Stream – Sirius B

North Carolina’s Sirius B returns with a succinct six-track EP featuring production from Drew Prince and J-Wizdum.

New Joint – Tokyo Cigar x August Fanon

Tokyo Cigar x August Fanon – “Homer Simpson Shirt” / “Enchiridion” (TokyoCigarMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Maryland’s Tokyo Cigar drops heavy-mental wordplay over sublime production from Dallas’s August Fanon off the pair’s forthcoming album “Lexus Money”.

New Joint – DJ Views / Speech / Dell-P

DJ Views ft. Speech & Dell-P – “Global Moves” (DJViews1.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Arrested Development’s Speech and Philly’s Dell-P deliver creative wordplay over uplifting beats on this quality cut from Australian producer DJ Views’ “Gizmo Produktionz” album.

New Joint – Jermiside & The Expert

Jermiside & The Expert – “For The Money” (TheExpert.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Atlanta’s Jermiside details the pitfalls of the never-ending paper chase on this captivating cut from the brilliant Marvin Gaye-inspired album “The Overview Effect” produced by Ireland’s The Expert.

New Joint – Sean Links x Jamil Honesty

Sean Links x Jamil Honesty – “Army Of Two” (JamilHonesty.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

North Carolina’s Sean Links and Baltimore’s Jamil Honesty trade punchy rhymes on this piano-laced head-nodder from their new collabo album “Bolo Yeung”.

New Joint – Shane Kidd

Shane Kidd – “Golden” (@ShaneKidd86 / 2022)

Atlanta-based emcee Shane Kidd delivers a vibrant, positive message on this new Wes Pendleton-produced single.

New Joint – Paul Wall & Termanology / Bun B

Paul Wall & Termanology ft. Bun B – “Thailand” (@PaulWallBaby / @TermanologyST / 2022)

Another sureshot off the new “Start 2 Finish” album released today with appearances and production from Fly Anakin, Wais P, Pete Rock and more.