I like to go by the writing moniker Ghost!, I’ve been listening to music for as long as I can remember and writing for a couple of years now. I love all genres of music except country and EDM. I’m a Pokemon connoisseur, avid sports fan, and anime enthusiast.

Recent posts by Ghost!

Luv Ya
New Music Nov 15  |  

Daz Rinko takes love from 0 to 100 on “Luv Ya” (Video)

It’s been a couple months since the Memphis emcee Daz Rinko dropped his Lifted project. Recently, Daz has resurfaced again with visuals for his song “Luv Ya.” The video features Daz Rinko and his love interest, Kelsee Woods, enjoying a blissful night until events take an unusual turn after libations begin to flow. The Memphis . . .

New Music Nov 4  |  

Zuma’s “Ruby” is full of beautiful harmonies

San Diego producer Zuma enlists vocalists Lenis Kim and Yngdrgn to create a smooth and beautiful track entitled “Ruby.” “Ruby” is cut from the new cloth of r&b in where the worlds of r&b and electronica collide. Lenis Kim and Yngdrgn display great synergy on “Ruby,” making it clear that they are two up and coming artists . . .

New Music Oct 26  |  

Well$ shows what North Carolina and Immaculate Taste are capable of on “Us vs the World” (Remix)

Well well Well$ what do we have here? West Charlotte’s Well$ keeps the momentum flowing by dropping a remix for his banger “US. Vs. The World.” This time around Well$ is accompanied by fellow Charlottean spitter Bankroll Bird and Immaculate Taste label mate Angelo Mota. “US VS. The World” is fresh off the heels of . . .

It Was Nice Knowing You
New Music Oct 16  |  

Milwaukee’s Renz Young drops his ‘It Was Nice Knowing You’ project

After releasing a couple of eye catching singles, Milwaukee buzz maker Renz Young drops his sophomore project It Was Nice Knowing You. Renz’s ability to create captivating narratives is on full display throughout this 10 track project. It’s refreshing to see that in this day and age that there are still up and coming rappers . . .

New Music Oct 10  |  

D.C. songbird Zeroni returns with a jazzy silky single “On Repeat”

Washington D.C. songbird, Zeroni, returns with a new ep entitled 13 and a smooth standout track in “On Repeat.” It’s been awhile since we’ve last heard from Zeroni, but now she’s returned with a smooth and soulful four track project out of nowhere. Zeroni states that the significance of the number 13 symbolizes her, her mother, . . .

New Music Oct 1  |  

CLEW’s “Tarzan” features tribal sounds and future bounce vibes

Chicago will always be a hot bed in the music industry. Facts. Chicago emcee CLEW looks to make his mark on the game with his eclectic new single, “Tarzan.” CLEW was able to link up with fellow Chicago producer Prov to formulate future bounce dance vibes. CLEW explained, “The initial creative process for ‘Tarzan’ was very . . .


Premiere: Houston’s Dylan Cohl has something to prove on “Bigger Than Me” (Video)

Houston emcee, Dylan Cohl, makes his return to Artistic Manifesto as we premiere his new visuals for “Bigger Than Me.” “Bigger Than Me” is the first visual offering off of Dylan’s forthcoming project Cowboy Jones 1.5: Days in the East. Dylan is able to turn his coming of age story to a cinematic experience that pleasures . . .

New Music Sep 27  |  

Well$ and Lucho’s “A Sad Dance $ong” is gloomy but infectious

Congolese-American emcee Well$ teams up with Immaculate Taste label mate and New Orleans-bssed producer Lucho to create “A Sad Dance $ong.”  Well$ takes a break from promoting his forthcoming project, The Way I’m Living Makes My Mom Nervous, to drop this gloomy dance track. Well$ explains, “the title highlights the contrast between the sad lyrics . . .

A.M. Paradox
New Music Sep 19  |  

Stream Brent Faiyaz’s fervid, soulful ‘A.M. Paradox’ debut

The wait is over, as Brent Faiyaz has released his highly anticipated debut project, A.M. Paradox, on his birthday. Brent’s journey has been eventful, as we heard firsthand through our interview with him back in 2015. He’s moved from Baltimore to Charlotte, and ultimately ended up in Los Angeles. Along the way he’s released tasteful teasers and moving singles leading up . . .

New Music Sep 6  |  

Mysterious Atlanta artist 24hrs drops a wavy new ’12:AM’ EP

Atlanta’s 24hrs has been keeping followers engaged with a couple of random projects, and now he’s back with his third release, 12:AM. Not much is known about the Atlanta upstart outside his music and a random interview with Pigeons and Planes. 24hrs stated, “I’d rather not do interviews. I prefer for people to fall in love with . . .

New Music Sep 1  |  

Berkeley’s Caleborate shines on ‘1993’ (Album)

After a series of releases, Berkley’s own Caleborate’s 1993 album is finally here. His sophomore project features guest appearances by Sylvan LaCue, Pell, HBK’s Kuya Beats, and more. Caleborate expounds upon tales from his childhood, along with reflections from his point of view on modern life. 1993 has a unique soundscape and falls under the . . .

Let U Fall
New Music Jul 12  |  

PatrickReza and Aubren Elaine craft a riveting track in “Let U Fall”

Hollywood producer PatrickReza teams up with fellow Californian songbird Aubren Elaine to drop “Let U Fall.” Although the combination of electronic producers and singers are a common theme, when done right the pairing can still grab our attention and create some beautiful ballads. The combination of Patrick’s synth’s, piano and future bass sound complement Aubren Elaine’s riveting . . .

Premeir Jones
New Music Jul 12  |  

Premeir Jones invites you to stop and smell the ‘Roses’

After a brief hiatus, North Carolina emcee Premeir Jones resurfaces with a new EP entitled Roses. While only four tracks deep, it gives us a variety of soundscapes, concepts and flows. Premeir stated that “Roses is more of a collection of songs instead of a cohesive project.” Jones went on to say that he wants to see . . .

Clint Norway
New Music Jun 28  |  

Clint Norway is a Lone Wolf on “No Friend”

North Carolina emcee Clint Norway is a lone wolf on a dark Kin produced anthem, “No Friend.” Norway’s message is loud and clear with the first line “I told my conscience I don’t need nobody.”  Clint exposes the fakes who are trying to come back around during the rise of his movement. However, he does give recognition . . .

New Music Jun 23  |  

Daz Rinko – ‘LIFTED’ (mixtape)

Memphis artist, Daz Rinko, releases his debut mixtape LIFTED. The 9-track EP features production from Teklun, WHEREISALEX, Deffie, IAMNOBODI, Chris McClenney, R.O.M, E. Doza, Planet Giza, PYRMDPLAZA, and J. Louis. In regards to his new project, Daz states, “I am aiming to spread positivity and get people grooving during this rough stretch in Memphis, as well as the world . . .