Derek Minor doesn’t care anymore. He’s a man that is perfectly in focus and feels the tug of God on his purpose. He doesn’t care about what you think of him. He doesn’t care about receiving any awards, accolades, or recognition, and he doesn’t care about the industry’s politics. Derek Minor only cares about YOU. Derek and I are sitting in the makeshift greenroom of Church City USA in Jamaica Queens, NY. The church sits in the middle of hip-hop’s hollowed grounds and is pastored by Christian Rap NY legend Richie Righteous. Fellow RMG labelmate Canon is in the room […]
Reach Records’ newest signee WHATUPRG dropped his much-anticipated follow-up to Pleasant Hill with Raul. The former was deeply personal for RG. The latter, even more so. Much of the reaction to his project has been positive as he dove deep into his REAL LIFE issues with immigration and the loss of his father to deportation taking center stage. However, there has also been a lack of empathy and backlash toward his family’s plight that is a bit concerning. RG’s emotions are on full display from the opening lines of, “I was just a kid when my dad got deported/ Ever since then everything […]
Xavier Sorrow continues to craft dope music. “Thank God II” features Ruslan and Joey Vantes lending their vocal talents. Listen to Xavier Sorrow Below: Purchase or stream here.
Davis Absolute x Gerry Skrillz “Never Leavin’” is part two of a collaboration between the two San Diego emcees. The first being “UDKTF.” This time, they brought along Shiwan for the ride as well. Listen to Davis Absolute x Gerry Skrillz Below: