Mysterious and original, masked musician EyeOnEyez burst onto the scene with a fresh new sound that’s aggressive yet cerebral and haunting at the same time. A lot is yet to be learned about this figure EyeOnEyez, but his artistry and ability to bring hot new artists together with rap legends is something the industry has been craving for a while.
can only assume he has spent years underground crafting his unique
style of sound, informed by an eclectic taste in jazz, electronica, trap
and hardcore hip hop. His aggressive production and infectious rhythmic
style deliver a visceral listening experience with every track.
2017, Eyez and his team connected with Hip Hop Legend Prodigy to record
“Out Queens.” Sadly, Prodigy passed prematurely soon after. Just like
his other work, this final track “Out Queens” utilizes EyeOnEyez
signature sound: lush synths, haunting melodies, kamikaze trap drums and
teases a full length album featuring Wu Tang Clan, Rick Ross, Gucci
Mane, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, as well as a few up and coming artists
from his own label.
draws on his vast and deep musical influences and voracious
trap-inspired drum sound to deliver an aural landscape that transports
you to another world. Power producer and label boss, EyeOnEyez cuts
through the noise like a laser beam, combining his unstoppable instinct
for innovation with one-of-a-kind sound design and otherworldly visual
Announcing the premiere of PALE HORSE RIDER, video by William Cooper, featuring Autumn Turner. This is the first rap video in history to be released in conjunction with a major book release, Mark Jacobson’s Pale Horse Rider:William Cooper, the Rise of Conspiracy and the Fall of Trust in Americapublished by Penguin Random House. Both the book and video deal with life, times and meaning of William (Bill) Cooper, author of all-time favorite hip hop book,Behold a Pale Horse and acknowledged father of the “Truth” movement. Today, with the world’s corrosive political climate wearing away at the public’s trust not only in government and just about everything else, Newark rapper William Cooper resurfaces with a new video, Pale Horse Rider that urges people to wake up and “ride for your freedoms”. It is a message that echoes Cooper’s namesake and author of one of hip-hop’s favorite conspiracy books, Behold A Pale Horse by Milton William Cooper. The video allies Cooper, whose God’s Will was the winner of UMA “Independent Album Of The Year” in 2015, with co-conspirator, Mark Jacobson author of Pale Horse Rider, William Cooper, the Rise of Conspiracy and the Fall of Trust in America, the first full-scale account of Milton William Cooper’s life and times. Published in September 2018 by Penguin Random House, Pale Horse Rider has been excerpted by both Rolling Stoneand New York magazines and featured in the New York Times.Publisher’s Weekly called the book “an enthralling portrait of a potent strain in American culture.”
Hailing from Harlem, 100 Grand Royce returns with a new video for his single, “I Don’t Wanna Talk”, which is featured on his “3 Strikes” project. The emcee lyrically finesses the record, while he provides us with a trippy visual to match the tone of the mellow single. Stay tuned for more visuals to come, as well as his new project. In the meantime, vibe out to the video.
Philadelphia recording artist KidtheGreat shares the fresh official video for “Bananas.” The FR33SOL. (previously KilConfirmed) produced jam lives on KidtheGreat’s 2018 GreatFruitproject. Promoting enthusiasm, determination, and unapologetically being yourself, KidtheGreat’s has begun to establish her brand through her “Think Orange” movement. Inspired by musicians by the likes of Childish Gambino, Frank Ocean, and Missy Elliot, it’s no wonder why KidtheGreat’s creativity shines bright in the artistic “Bananas” visual. Watch the Reel Dope-directed music video for “Bananas” below, and stay tuned for more releases from KidtheGreat.
Coming out of the DMV, multi-faceted artist and entreprenuer JS AKA the Best releases his genre shaking new album ‘Breaking the 4th Wall.’ Produced, mixed and mastered by JS, the album includes nods to Aaliyah, pays homage to the Beatles on “Penny Lane“, and gives props to Hip-Hop legends like Biggie, 2Pac, Dr. Dre and others on songs like “Level Up.”
Following the release of his new album ‘Madoff Season‘, Queens native Brinkz Madoff delivers the new video for his rapidly rising single “6ixteen.” The song, at 20k+ Spotify streams and rapidly growing, sees Madoff taking the number “6ixteen”
and flipping it creatively to speak to his upbringing, the corner, and
other impactful moments attached to the number in Brinkz life.
Massachusetts newcomer Nahlidge comes through with his new mixtape, “A Dose of Nahlidge”. The tape features 10 tracks, with production from Taylor Made Beats, 503 Beats, and more. The up and coming emcee has some polishing to do, but he’s off to a great start. Check out the tape, and stay tuned for new videos coming.
PineappleCITI follows closely behind the release of single “I Need A Coupe” with an expressive lyric video allowing fans to rap-along to the swag-filled and melodic record. As premiered with VIBE Magazine, the eye-catching animated offering allows CITI to set the perfect stage for what to expect from the official video. WATCH HERE
When reviewing the lyric video VIBE‘s Zoe Johnson details, “Reminiscent of a warmer time, this track’s lyric video feels like summer with its references to drop-tops and vacations, but hopefully it’ll provide a musical getaway for the cold of winter.” PineappleCITI is set to release an extended EP later this quarter 2019. In the interim, find “I Need A Coupe” lyric video and audio no available on all digital service providers. https://vydia.lnk.to/COUPE
After an impressive 2018, Sullee J is preparing fans for his upcoming album “SPEAR,” expected to drop early this year. Today, he releases the lyric video for his new single “Comical“, which touches on the current atmosphere of the industry, while taking a few jabs at these mumble rappers. Production handled by Lytton Scott. Watch below and be on the look-out for the coming project.
After delivering his well-received “All Alone” single featuring Camden storyteller, Mir Fontane, NJ recording artist BobbyXL serves up an addictive, new tune with “Nicotine.” Boasting airy, entrancing production, courtesy of Tascione, BobbyXL describes a can’t-get-enough of it type of relationship between two people. “This song draws parallels from a relationship to addiction. It describes a daydream of an addiction that exists between two humans. The type of relationship that doesn’t die out, like a forever burning cigarette,” BobbyXL shares with us.
Stream “Nicotine” on Spotify below and support on iTunes (as well as other platforms)here.