BoX and TY ON DA TRACK faced off in the first ever Rapzilla Beat Battle at SXSW 2019. The battle took place at The Belmont on 6th Street in Austin, TX after the Reflect Greatness showcase presented by HipHopDX. Hosts: Dee-1 & Propaganda Judges: Abe Batshon (BeatStars), Canon, STREETRUNNER Shot/Edited by @charlietre_
Aaron Dews and Jon Payne faced off in the first ever Rapzilla Beat Battle at SXSW 2019. The battle took place at The Belmont on 6th Street in Austin, TX after the Reflect Greatness showcase presented by HipHopDX. Hosts: Dee-1 & Propaganda Judges: Abe Batshon (BeatStars), Canon, STREETRUNNER Shot/Edited by @charlietre_
As Canon recovered from a 40-foot fall that left him hospitalized, his wife, who he had married just the previous month, was by his side.
Tampa-based rapper Seckond Chaynce, who was formerly one half of a group with KB as part of the HGA movement, has entered into the battle rap circuit.
Christian rapper Ki’Shon Furlow continues to be active in the DFW Battle League.
In a recent tweet, the young Reach Records superstar WHATUPRG pointed out that his last two projects, Pleasant Hill and RAUL were originally intended to tell one unified story. In addition to this revelation, RG went on to indicate that there was, in fact, an alternative tracklist for this combined project. With the premises of each of these works appearing so distinct, to understand the concept of this story, one must decipher who both Raul Garcia is, and who he is becoming. This growth is most evidently displayed in following the narrative of Garcia’s brash alter ego, “Lil Holy.” Pleasant […]
Coming off of the success of his platinum album Perception, NF has announced his fourth official studio album with a lead single of the same name. With an anticipated release date of July 26, fans around the world await the Michigan native’s The Search with eager anticipation. Nate Feuerstein has defied all expectations of what is possible for a “faith-based” artist and will have the opportunity to continue to assert his dominance of the hip-hop world as he commences his search. If there is one message that NF has made clear since the smash hit releases of Perception, and more specifically, […]
UK rapper Namebliss dropped his music video for the song “Finding My Way” and it’s making waves overseas. “I want my music to sound undeniable, and give the listener ‘that feeling’ you know. I’m happy with this one because it’s a banger for the summer – but at the same time it delivers a real message” he said to the Londoner. Get the song here. Watch Namebliss Below:
B-Shock is back! He is preparing for his album We Are The Movement 3 with his latest single, “Pure Gold,” featuring Mission, Roy Nova, and Chasity Latrice. Listen to B-Shock Below: Stream “Pure Gold” here.
Travis Dupri released a music video for his single “Inner Light,” off his latest project Thank God. The video is based around the scripture “Just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve.” Matthew 20:28. Travis plays a janitor cleaning up a middle school in his home town, displaying service. Watch Travis Dupri Below:
At the 2019 Elevation Conference, Wande and Rockstar Jt formed a panel focused on youth. The two young adult artists talked and answered audience questions about navigating life and how God lead them to where they are today. This article describes how Wande and Jt stayed strong in Christ through the grind of pursuing becoming artists. Placing Value Your value is in Christ, not in Earthly things or matters. Wande told a story of one of her friends who at one point was studying for a big test in law school. She knew becoming a lawyer was God’s plan for […]