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, […]
Christian Rap artist Shepherd announced that he has been signed to RECORDS/COLUMBIA (Columbia Records). The deal comes after the success of his independently released hit single “Gametime,” which surpassed over 5 million streams, was selected for the Beast Mode playlist (6 mill. followers), charted Top 50 Viral on Spotify, and was played during the NBA Finals. He will now be label-mates with the likes of mainstream superstars such as Sia, Diplo, Noah Cyrus, Nelly, Lauren Jauregui (formerly of Fifth Harmony) & more. Shepherd had this to say, “I would like to personally thank Chad Horton and Rapzilla for helping use their […]
J. Crum linked up with indie tribe. founder nobigdyl. for his new single, “MADE FOR THIS.” The song was produced by frequent collaborator Tory Hooks. This anthem is all about what owning our calling and walking in our purpose. “Sometimes we hit walls and it can lead us to question if we are really supposed to be doing this,” said Crum. “But you know if God led you to this, He will bring you through it. We were made for these moments.” “MADE FOR THIS” is the fourth song released from J. Crum’s Vigilantes Vol. 1 series. Expect new music from J. […]
Montythehokage dropped his new song “Blessed” featuring Vic Sage and Seni. “Not only is this song a bop but it has real meaning to it. The fact that we are blessed where we currently are. Everyone always chooses to look at the negative side of things, but we hope to shift that with this track. If you woke up this morning saw the sun and took a breath of fresh air you are BLESSED!” he said. Listen to Montythehokage Below: