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Dark Lo – “American Made”

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Dark Lo is best known for bringing his signature gritty delivery and street bars over smooth, soulful production.  Also known as “The Crook”, Dark Lo spent the majority of his young adult life in and out of prison.  It wasn’t until Lo met AR-AB that he turned his attention to hip hop.  …

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J. Lately – “Run” (video)

Bay Area, California emcee J.Lately presents the Erica Eng-directed music video for “Run”, the new single from Tuesday, his forthcoming album produced entirely by Space Cadet. The new album will also feature appearances from The Grouch (stream “Clean”), Blimes and Khyenci. Space Cadet is also the beatsmith behind half of Lately’s 2017 album Be F*cking Happy (watch the…

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Starscream the Giant – “My Domain”

Austin, Texas-bred and current Washington DC resident, rapper/producer Starscream the Giant presents “My Domain”, his new self-produced single featuring Jojo Circus. The track will appear on Dope Ballads On Mount Pleasant, Starscream’s forthcoming album also featuring guest appearances from BIGBABYGUCCI (stream “Tropical” on Spotify), EROz and Marcus Riley, as well as production from DJ Smooth Operator,…

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UKnowScott – “Interlude” (video)

Bronx rapper UKnowScott presents the Ayomoments-directed music video for “Interlude”, the Roman RSK-produced single from Resilience, Scott’s new EP out now. “Hit” features a guest appearance from Staccs and is produced by Hozay, the beatsmith behind tracks for Dotarachi, Lil Tjay, Lil Zay Osama, NLE Choppa and Lil Poppa. Resilience also features an appearance from singer AMT as…

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Larry Byrd – “Burdens & Blessings Vol. 1”

Not many places can sport a musical history the way St. Louis, Missouri does. Artists like Josephine Baker, Donny Hathaway and Nelly have all hailed from the Midwest city. Looking to add to that amazing musical lineage is The Lou’s Larry Byrd. The emcee and producer has just released his new project, Burdens & Blessings Vol. 1. The 8…

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Tanya Nolan – “No Pressure” (video)

Hailing from Houston by way of Galveston, TX, Tanya Nolan has built a strong following domestically and internationally, even garnering Grammy attention for her soulful sonics. The accomplished singer-songwriter shows no signs of slowing down as she continues to release a bevy of music for her ever-growing fanbase. Never shy about showcasing her dynamic vocal…

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Joell Ortiz – “Captain”

Joell Ortiz’ previous project on Mello Music Group, Mona Lisa, was a collaborative effort with Apollo Brown (who also returns to produce two tracks on Monday) and it made quite an impact at retail upon its release; premiering at #3 on the iTunes Hip-Hop chart, it also premiered at #3 on the Amazon Hip-Hop chart and held…

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Waivs & Kodiak Soul – “Floral”

Charlotte, NC rapper Waivs and Atlanta, GA producer Kodiak Soul present their new single “Floral”. The duo first connected a few years ago after a mutual friend passed Waivs the link to Kodiak’s Soundcloud page, and recently released their Daydreams & Nightmares album. Waivs’ past solo releases include “Independence Day” and “Imminent” (Soundcloud) while Kodiak’s past highlights…

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24Rico ft. Dante Leon – “That’s Wassup”

Rising new artist 24Rico has a unique sound and style that sets him apart from the crowd and is growing a dedicated fanbase for his music. Releasing his debut project “24k” in May 2019, the mixtape was a good introduction to 24Rico as an artist and storyteller. His debut video single “Coming Down” was featured…

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UKnowScott ft. Staccs Scrilla – “Hit”

Bronx rapper UKnowScott presents the Ayomoments-directed music video for “Hit”, the single from Resilience, Scott’s new EP out now. “Hit” features a guest appearance from Staccs and is produced by Hozay, the beatsmith behind tracks for Dotarachi, Lil Tjay, Lil Zay Osama, NLE Choppa and Lil Poppa. Resilience also features an appearance from singer AMT as well as…

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Ariano – “When You Need Me”

Southern California hip hop artist/producer Ariano presents the music video for “When You Need Me”, the new single from F–k You, I Love You, Pay Me, Ariano’s new album out now on his Popular Nobody imprint. The video was directed, edited and animated by Gifted Glitch and cinematography was handled by Jimmy Saras, as was Ariano’s…

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Dread Zoe – “Done”

One of Florida’s hottest upcoming rappers Dread Zoe just released the Ntro4k directed video for Mo Xclusive produced track, “Done”. Watch the video for this brand new heater below.

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