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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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, . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .