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New Single & Video Release – Tru Trilla “Turn That Down”

Tru Trilla, the seasoned Brick City veteran, is back in the spotlight with his latest single, “Turn That Down.” Teasing the forthcoming release of his highly anticipated album, ‘XVI: Return of the Gods‘; this track is a sonic heat rock that’s sure to leave a lasting impression on hip-hop aficionados worldwide. “Turn That Down” features…

3:AM: A Powerful dialogue With Erykah Badu.

Love emerges as one of the bravest endeavors individuals undertake, for it often demands the courage to release and let go. A captivating dialogue unfolds between Rapsody & Erykah Badu. The wealth of insight and wisdom exchanged proves invaluable. View the conversation now on @youtube or via the link provided in the bio. Gratitude for…

Legendary Lyricist Lounge: Volume 1 Celebrates 26 Years

In May 1998, Rawkus Records unveiled the seminal “Lyricist Lounge, Volume 1” compilation, a landmark release in hip-hop history. Inspired by New York’s vibrant Lyricist Lounge open mic showcases, the double-disc set showcased an impressive roster of talent including De La Soul, A.L., Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Punchline, Wordsworth, and KRS-One, among others. The lead…

J57 x Slug (Atmosphere), Santa Fey (Music Video) Out Now!

J57 x Slug (Atmosphere) & Santa Fey’s music video for “THE HEART IN MY SOUL” is out now!  The single is now available everywhere & J57’s forthcoming album “THE HYPHENATE: DISC 1” drops May 31st. Watch the music video below and pre-save the album via the links at the bottom! Hear In My Soul (Single)…

GREA8GAWD Breaks Down His “Larry Bird” Verse

In a recent interview, the mysterious wordsmith known as GREA8GAWD offered keen insight into the lyrical labyrinth of his verse featured on Roc Marciano’s track “Larry Bird.” Delving deep into the intricacies of his craft, GREA8GAWD dissected each line with surgical precision, revealing the layers of meaning woven throughout his rhymes.

Loud Paq & Friends Usher In The Spring Season

Abstract Music Empire Entertainment set the Valley on fire as they ushered in the spring season with unparalleled flair at the Emmaus Theatre on April 26th. With Allentown, PA’s own Loud Paq leading the charge, the Spring Fling concert was nothing short of a musical extravaganza, where vibes were high and the beats were hotter…