Tallahassee-based artist Erick Dayz released a new single “Too Tainted” as part of his weekly series TRENCHDAY campaign. “It’s about having the desire to pursuit someone when God is telling you to resist. But because of our sinful nature, we tend to go after what’s not for us anyway.” Erick says. Listen to Erick Dayz below: Lyrics: Baby you know how to make me feel accepted. We been communicating and you so receptive. But I been holding back and you been asking questions. Late night texts no reply you feel rejected. Meanwhile I’m battling with myself cause I want you. I […]
Illsamar dropped her new single “Misunderstood” featuring Carl Fontaine for free download. Listen below: Buy or stream here.
J. Nolan released a free download of his track “Want the Real.” It features JGivens and is off his album Rise of ATLantis. “It’s about my upbringing in the city of Atlanta since settling here in 1998,” he said. “All my trials and tribulations, ongoing struggles with my faith, social commentaries, etc went into this project.” Listen to J. Nolan below: Download it here.
This week sees the release of the trailer from the upcoming movie “City Of Lies.” The crime drama follows the LAPD investigation involving the unsolved shooting death of the Notorious B.I.G., aka Biggie Smalls. “City Of Lies” stars Johnny Depp as LAPD detective Russell Poole and Forest Whitaker as journalist Jack Johnson. In the trailer, we learn that they’ve discovered, what appears to be, a massive conspiracy within the department to cover up the details of the case. It’s a nice change of pace to see Johnny Depp in a role that doesn’t require clown make-up in which he’s acting like […]
Hip-Hop artist and Rapzilla Freshmen Dru Bex just released his new album, In God’s Good Time. “The album is about time in general,” said Bex. “On a personal level, it’s about the way things have changed in my life over the years with my faith, my relationships and my career. It’s also about the current times that we live in and what God has done in the past, what He’s doing in the present and the hope that we have for the future. Every song title has something to do with time.” Buy or purchase here. Dru Bex Tracklist: Lessons in […]
Dillon Chase and fellow Die Daily member Sean C. Johnson released a powerful visual for their song “Blackholes.” Halo Hitz, Onbeatmusic, and egomi teamed up to produce the track. This video belongs to a set of videos that all tie into one narrative based on Dillon’s album and short story drifting. “Blackholes” is the sequel to the “Star Sailor” video and the prequel to the “Distractions” video. Watch Dillon Chase below: Buy or stream here.
Lecrae just revealed the name and release date of his new album in a DJBooth post he wrote called, “The Trap Does More Than Say ‘Aye’. His joint album with Zaytoven is called Let the Trap Say Amen. It will be dropping on June 22. In the article Lecrae explains his thoughts on trap music: When you hear the term “trap music” you most likely think of an ode to drugs, dealing, money, and mayhem. But truthfully, the production sets the scene first. Dope boys want to rap over a particular soundscape. Zaytoven, Metro Boomin, and Murda Beatz, amongst others, provide […]