Nick Astro – Frosted Flakes

Mr. Lightskin With That Afro himself, Nick Astro, drops Frosted Flakes to get y’all ready for his tape, set to drop soon. Nick‘s been grinding on the promotion tip for a while now, so give him a few Soundcloud listens for his determination. Also, it’s his birthday is today, so wish him a great one.

Mick Jenkins – Rain

Mick Jenkins Rain

Just when you thought Mick Jenkins was done quenching your thirst, he drops a track that didn’t quite make it to The Water[s] produced by 514-based produced Kaytranada. Still hot though.


SCC – We Work

SCC We Work

Second City Citizens get their Big Lebowski on and hit the bowling alley with some old folks to hit some steps and some strikes. Video work by Brian Killer. Cop that Tres Amigos EP if you haven’t already.

Matt Whise – Bane feat. ADot

Matt Whise Adot Bane

Ace League‘s at it again, this time in a track by Matt Whise featuring fellow League member, AdotMatt‘s second project, Maskon, coming soon.


Murph Watkins – FWM

Murph Watkins FWM

Murph Watkins hooks up with Sani for FWM, another track off his upcoming YUN, due in 2015. #BelieveInMurphWatkins

Pierce Elliott – No Mo


Pierce Elliott ain’t with the bullshit No Mo, so he links up with Steve Zilberman on the visuals to tell y’all face to face. Instrumental by Trumaine Sabachtani.

Sterling Hayes – A Minute

Sterling Hayes A Minue

Big Shorty AKA Sterling Hayes recaps all the shit that could go down in A Minute with hard-hitting production by Spanish Diego. His debut EP BIGshorty droppin’ soon.

Roy French – Splash

Roy French Splash

Roy French is just tryna stay consistent, and does so by making a Splash with Cole Bennett on the visuals leading up to his tape, kinda like – except wavier. Check it out and stay on Roy‘s wave.


Gittaa Thomas – Alaskan feat. Saba & Mike Teague

Gittaa Thomas Saba Mike Teague

Gittaa Thomas hooks up with Mike Teague and promising Chicago Hip-Hop act Saba for Alaskan off Gittaa‘s tape Royalty. Let’s hope this isn’t the last time we hear them collab, middle finger the questions y’all be askin’.


Cody DeCamry – #FuckIt14 Pt. 1 – Kiss My Black Ass


After running into some setbacks in the recent years, close friend and talented artist Cody DeCamry drops a collection of tracks in #FuckIt14 – Kiss My Black Ass. I think we can see how Cody‘s feelin’ based off that title – also featuring fellow Chicagoans RIO and Rich Jones.

Jody Duff – Mulatto

Jody Duff - Mulatto

Jody Duff lays down a solid release with his latest album, Mulatto, featuring production from a handful of producers, including The GiftStatik Shock and himself. Take a listen and follow Jody on Twitter.