B Poz Is Guided By A High Power

“Keep God first in your life. When we have God seated in the throne of our lives we always persevere and succeed. God wants you to live out the life he has given you. Be blessed.” Check out the interview w...

Gold D. Guillotyne Strives To Make The Next Song That Much Better

“I've got several artists that I work with. Dealing with all those personalities and styles is always fun. When I make a song that people gravitate to, I try to capture what made that song great and add to that formula so that the next song is better or just...

Iggy Alludes That Nicki Minaj Uses Ghostwriters

Iggy Azalea was a guest on Watch What Happens Live this week and she answered a number of questions on a variety of topics including ghostwriting. When asked about her thoughts on critics who bash her on the...

JiggSaw Is Primed And Ready For The Limelight

“The best thing so far in my career has been me doing Germaine Moody's Pre Grammy Networking Party. I got to meet people from America's Got Talent and actor's from TV One. It was a really fun experience and it make me feel like a real superstar, especially i...

Detroit’s Jazatopia Is Making It In The Motor City

“Getting people to identify or buy into any type of brand is a struggle to start. We don’t support our own as we should until other states or cities have bought into that brand. But I love my city, it is my h...

Mista O Is Striving To Bring Original Music Back To The Masses

“I feel a lot of music right now is garbage. A lot of people are riding a trend. It’s called trap music. I don't like it much. It’s just a bunch of Future, Migos, and Young Thug clones. I feel trap is dying out. Boom bap production is what the people are yea...

Breaking the Status Quo With Pimp T

“The greatest challenge that my caliber of artistry faces is what is now trending in the hip hop culture. Don't get me wrong, I love me some trap music, but I listen to a select few who are real and it's beca...

J. Cole Among This Year’s Lollapalooza Headliners

Alongside Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and LCD Soundsystem, J. Cole is a co-headliner of Lollapalooza 2016. The four-day fest will take place July 28 - 31 at Chicago's Grant Park, and feature a long list of performers including Future, G-Eazy, Bryson T...

For Pope Gregory, Inspiration Comes From Within

“I don't really look up to many people in today's world. I don't feel like I need to. Why not admire myself and push me to be someone who is good enough to be looked up to?” Check out the interview with Po...

Game Sips On 50 Cent’s Effen Vodka

In a drunken Instagram post last week that has now been deleted, Game said he was forced to drink 50's Effen vodka because "the club ran outta whatever the f*ck else" he was drinking. Then, surprisingly, found ...

For The ANThem, His Intuition Has Been Right All Along

“I haven't looked back since and my only regret is that I didn't follow that little voice in my head back when I was 17. Imagine where I would be with 10 plus years in. That's why my upcoming project is calle...

D Lamar Is On A Path To Creating Timeless Music

“I've been working on my album for 2 years now and I stopped rushing it. I told my cousin a few weeks ago the music I want to make is like art in a museum. It will be discovered again and again by new crowds ...

Spotify Dissed By Vince Staples At SXSW Performance

Vince Staples blasted music streaming service Spotify during a performance at SXSW. On March 15, 2016 during his set in the Spotify House, he called out the company over unfair compensation for his music. "Shout out to Spotify. Thank you for giving me th...

The Harsh Music Reality Dirty Frazier Has To Navigate

“The music business can be a cold bitch, honestly. I find it hard to deal with the fact that the majority of people you come across are only in it for themselves despite the smiles and warm welcomes. It is a ...

Detoxx Strives To Break Into A Non English Market

“In Rome the hip hop scene is very much alive. Even though the majority of young artists will rap in Italian, a lot of kids going to international schools (like myself) will try breaking into the game with En...

Kendrick Lamar Already Back In The Studio?

With the surprise release of his latest project, Untitled Unmastered, that hit #1 on the Billboard 200 this week, Kendrick Lamar is back in the studio. The mega star rapper was in the studio over the weekend...

For John Ov3rblast, The Key To Sustainability Is Balance

“Being and explorer and an artist is too risky and you can find yourself isolated from the scene. It is obvious that I try to balance between these two worlds, the world of art and the world of profit.” Check out the interview with John Ov3rblast exclusiv...

Boston’s Censor Knows The Value Of Keeping Grounded

“Maintenance. We as humans can do basically anything under the sun and yet the hardest part to it all is maintaining your status quo or your stature. So I just stay steady as a rock when moving in silence.” ...

Ryan Lucas Has His Sights Set On The World’s Stage

“I’m currently touring around the country with Next Chapter and am planning to tour in Africa, Europe, Asia, and South America. On January 15, 2016 I released a full length album called I Want Her Back.” Check...