Articles Tagged: IL

Chi City – We Up (IL)

March 14th, 2016 | By Janei


Chi City is with their new single entitled, “We Up“. Produced by Nick Gallo.
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K.i.D. – Donald Trump (IL)

March 14th, 2016 | By Janei


K.i.D aka King in Demand, is the first artist signed to super producer Drumma Boy Fresh & Drum Squad Records. His music has been featured on VH1′s ‘Love and Hip Hop: LA’ and HBO’s ‘Shameless’. With his second EP, “All Black Winter” on the way, he gives us his first single from the project, “Donald Trump“.

Donald Trump is K.i.D’s open letter to his competition and the industry, expressing what sets him apart from other artist. He lets them know that he has zero tolerance for the music that’s over saturating the industry because most of these artist don’t know the sacrifice that lead sleepless nights of chasing a dream. In his opinion some of these artist are just Donald Trumps in a different industry.

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Chris $pencer – Who TF Is Chris $pencer [Mixtape] (IL)

February 5th, 2016 | By Janei


Two of Chicagoland’s musical artists bands together for rap duo Chris $pencer. Who TF is Chris $pencer you ask? How about to find TF out! For those that are familiar, yup that means Chris Crack and Vic Spencer are at it again; this time with a full project. Get a taste of Chicago with “Who TF Is Chris $pencer”.
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BJ The Chicago Kid – Love Inside [Music Video] (IL)

January 25th, 2016 | By Janei

Yes we have a date for when BJ The Chcago Kid’s Debut album will be released! “In My Mind” drops February 19th and you can start pre-ordering it now!. To help you make that purchase, he drops a new video, “Love Inside” featuring Isabella

BJ The Chicago Kid – D’Angelo Tribute [Music Video] (IL)

January 18th, 2016 | By Janei

In classic BJ fashion, BJ The Chicago Kid drops the salt and pepper visual to his latest mashup track, “D’Angelo 16th Anniversary Untitled Tribute“. A couple weeks ago he celebrated the big 16 for D’Angelo’s soul breaking “Untitled” album. Today we get to see how appreciative he is towards the music, and his love for women. What a lovely specimen I might add.

Shot by Shawny Ocho, the video mashes up “Always In My Hair,” “Send It On,” and of course, “Untitled (How Does It Feel).”

BJ The Chicago Kid – 16th Anniversary of Untitled [EP] (IL)

January 4th, 2016 | By Janei


Happy New Years folks! Let’s start our 2016 with something soulful. BJ The Chicago kid is back on the radar with his latest EP, “16th Anniversary of Untitled“. Yup that’s right, this is purely dedicated to his favorite singer/idol, D’Angelo. It has been 16 years since D’Angelo’s “Untitled” album dropped, and it was only right that BJ gave its full props and renditions of the classic singles.

BJ The Chicago is currently working on his Motown debut album coming at the top of this year. Stay tuned!
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BJ The Chicago Kid – Resume [Music Video] (IL)

December 14th, 2015 | By Janei

BJ The Chicago Kid unleashes the first single to his forthcoming Motown debut, “In My Mind” out early 2016. With the help of Big K.R.I.T., BJ croons that you take a look at his “Resume“, because he knows he’ll be a great asset to the team.

This has been a long time coming, and over here at AG we’re anticipating his official release. Are you?

Chris Crack – Anita J Blige x Trust Issues 2 [Music Video] (IL)

November 25th, 2015 | By Janei


I have been slacking on my Crack and I am ashamed. No reason why the fire Crack spits should go unnoticed. Especially from the Day 1′s. Chris Crack releases his latest single, “Anita J Blige“, produced by Awdzcate and the visuals to “Trust Issues 2“, shot by 10photos, and produced by Jimi Wingate. Another project coming soon? Perhaps
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DJ Rude One – Mr. Goodbar (IL)

November 23rd, 2015 | By Janei


I stumbled across this track browsing through Soundcloud of course, and felt like I was being warped into 2001. Yes 2001, when “Phatty Girl” just dropped off the FUBU compilation tape, “The Good Life“…which I have…bootleg. Anyway, Closed Sessions brings together DJ Rude One and Your Old Droog for their collaborative single, “Mr. Goodbar“, coming off of the LP, “ONEderful“.
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Amiir – 32 & Some Change (IL)

November 13th, 2015 | By Janei


Premiered by DJ Booth, Chicago artist Amiir drops his single, “32 & Some Change“. Produced by ThatKidMyself, “32 & Some Change” reflects on the life of Amiir. Hopefully we hear more from Amiir
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Chris $pencer – Chris $pencer Vs. Co-Pilots (IL)

October 19th, 2015 | By Janei


Chris Crack & Vic Spencer are releasing a album under the duo Chris $pencer entitled “Who TF is Chris $pencer“. Executive produced by Sulaiman & MC Tree, we can see the fruits of their labor later this year. Today they teamed up with the hardcore duo Co-Pilots (D. Brash & Alex P. Keaton) to create “Chris $pencer vs. Co-Pilots“; an all out bah-fest between the four of them. This will not appear on “Who TF is Chris $pencer” so take this as a appetite to what’s about to have a real impact.
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N9ne The Great x Big Shep – King Of Diamonds (IL)

September 28th, 2015 | By Janei

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This one grew on me. Chicago new comers N9ne The Great and Big Shep come together for their growing popular single, “King Of Diamonds“. Of course you know this is dedicated to the infamous ground zero of strip clubs, but it also describes the honesty of being “broke” while pursuing the fast life of strip clubs and beautiful women. The beat, produced by Big Shep, is a blend of a classic Aaliyah sample and lush 808s. Get ready to face the reality of not stunting in a place filled with beautiful women, but still coming out on top with a story to tell.

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BJ The Chicago Kid – Church (IL)

August 24th, 2015 | By Janei


I’m loving the fact that BJ The Chicago Kid is getting his deserved shine. It has been years since “Pineapple Now Laters” and his other previous endeavors. But word is out that his new album “In My Mind” is coming out very soon and you know of course we can’t wait for it. So to hold us, and you guys over, BJ dropped a new single featuring Chance The Rapper and Buddy called, “Church“. Produced by Mike&Keys.
Shouts to RapFavorites

Buy BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Chance The Rapper & Buddy – Church

Chris Crack – Duct Tape On The Machete [Music Video] (IL)

August 24th, 2015 | By Janei

Whooo a Chris Crack visual I just so happen to miss, gets the Fader premiere. We get to see Crack at his finest, showing off his lyrical skills, with his friends towing behind him. Find “Duct Tape On The Machete” on “Public Domain 4” out now!

Chris Crack – Must Be High Freestyle x Headed to the Liquor Sto’ [Music Video] (IL)

August 10th, 2015 | By Janei


Off of “PD4” Chris Crack blesses us with another visual called, “Headed to the Liquor Sto’“. You can take a listen to “Public Domain 4” over here now.

Also check out his latest singing freestyle, “Must Be High” over a reminiscent instrumental.
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