Jan 11

#NewMusic DJ DB405 drops EP titled “Lapwing Rd” | @DJ_DB405 @PromoMixtapes

Dj DB405 aka Mr. #GodisTrill is an up and coming DJ from Oklahoma. As an Oklahoma native this is the place where he first fell in love with music. This is where it all began before being in the streets selling mixtapes, DJing nightclubs,  and grinding all around OKC at the young age of 16.
 
DJ DB405 is a Christian DJ who is working with artists to create music with a positive message. Dj DB405 seeks to change lives through his music. Dj DB405 named this album Lapwing Rd. after the street he grew up on in Edmond, OK.  
 
Let’s get into “The Lapwing Rd. EP. Overall this is a crafty project. I am feeling the energy, the delivery, and production. Dj DB405 may be a christian DJ, but he delivers a positive message over trappy beats, and highly crafted engineering which is up to par with any of his peers. 
 
Historically “Christian” rappers have left a “corny” taste in my mouth with their over produced beats, boring lyrics and overly “churchy” sound. We need more Christian DJ’s like Dj DB405 to bring out the dope Christian artists. I am rocking with this dudes music and I love the positive message he exudes through his projects. 
FOLLOW DJ DB405 ON TWITTER INSTAGRAM AND FACEBOOK
 

Dec 27

James Flow releases a visual for “90’s Baby” | @JamesFlow_

With a high amount of “mumble” rappers getting the spotlight James Flow comes thru with a new single that’s reminiscent of a time when rappers really could spit. James Flow is an artist from Brampton a City in Ontario, Canada that takes pride in his music. “90’s baby” was created when James Flow realized the only real currency is time. Personally I rock with this record. James Flow keeps your attention, his delivery is clean, the production is on point, overall he keeps it short and sweet, with an abrupt ending which leaves you seeking more. Follow James Flow on Twitter, and Instagram today!

Oct 13

E-Reign releases the 3rd installment of his Future of New York mixtape series | @EreignESM @DjSmokemixtapes

Emile Lapaix Jr., better known as E-Reign, is a hip hop artist from Long Island, New York.

Introduced to hip hop culture at age 10, E-Reign began writing raps after being profoundly influenced by Nas, 2 Pac and LL Cool J. Regardless of their career trajectories, all of these artists were born in New York and implemented that Big Apple flavor and mentality in all of their work, teaching E-Reign to keep the city close to him as he ventured out into the music industry and the world at large.

Click here for full biography.

I have been actively following E-Reign ever since the release of his first mixtape Future of New York in 2014. Since then E-Reign has been on the grind doing shows in his area, and prepping his upcoming tour. E-Reign has also obtained his Vevo Channel and released a plethora of videos which include Serious, My Word, Magnet, Finger on it, Different. E-Reign has been awarded by Forbes Music with the performance artist of the year award. He has been featured in The Source, and Hip Hop Weekly Magazine. If you missed the first two mixtapes you can stream & download Future of New York  Vol. 1 and Vol 2 here.

E-Reign Future of New York Vol 3 Hosted by Dj Smoke. You can find this mixtape on Livemixtapes, Spinrilla, MyMixtapez or just click the link to stream and download it on Soundcloud!!

Oct 05

New music from Ice Grill entitled “My Mistakes” featuring G. DEP & Prod. by DJ M-80 | @IceGrill585

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My Mistakes is the new single from ICE GRILL featuring former Bad Boy artist G.DEP produced and engineered by DJ M-80

 My Mistakes was the last record G. Dep recorded before turning himself into prison where he still remains. With these turn of events some would have ditched this record but Ice Grill and M-80 stands by the fellow emcee with a positive track. This is the first single off of the highly anticipate BLACK CHALK 2 album from Ice Grill due to drop mid Fall of 2016 which is also entirely produced by Dj M-80.

SOCIAL MEDIA:

 TWITTER:

@ICEGRILL585

@DJM80

@TEAMBLACKCHALK

INSTAGRAM:

@ICE585GRILL

@M80THEPRODUCER

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Oct 04

Major Singer/Songwriter KD Young Cocky Drops New Single “Lifestyle” | @KD_YoungCocky

Major Singer/Songwriter KD Young Cocky Drops New Single “Lifestyle” (Credits: Dreezy, David Banner, Lil Durk, Demetria Mckinney)

R&B is making a major comeback, but not without newcomer KD Young Cocky. Known for his major placements as a songwriter with national artist including David Banner, Lil Durk, Dreezy and more, his new single “Lifestyle”, is a game changer for the R&B world. The infectious hook “Do you love me or do you love my lifestyle,” speaks to the intentions of women. Produced by Law Beatz, KD speaks to his chic coming from the heart and being in love with the lavish life from cars to strip clubs but looking for longevity.

The mid tempo classic R&B single speaks to a deeper meaning than just what’s on the surface. KD showcases his songwriting talent on “Lifestyle”, from riding the beat to switching up the flow mid verse. The single encompasses more than just a song for the present, the signature sound speaks to KD’s longevity as an artist and proves he’s up next.

Follow on Twitter: @KD_YoungCocky

Aug 31

#NewMixtape Gorilla Green Presents: The Year Of The Gorillaz (Hosted By Dj Amaris) | @Promomixtapes

Gorilla Green Presents: The Year Of The Gorillaz (Hosted By Dj Amaris)

 

Check out brand new mixtape from Chicago’s own & 052 representers! This mixtape is hosted by Chicago’s own Dj Amaris! This mixtape features a host of indie and unsigned artists including: Gorilla Gang, Nuski, Duwop, DLo, Rello, Trello, Star G, CB, Ceo, T. Gotti and others. Chicago has been on fire and shows no signs of cooling off anytime soon!

ALT Link: https://www.sendspace.com/file/21w3jc

 Twitter: @ctccrazy @yungtrello @ggerelloo @ggedlo @darnitreahood @DjAmaris1 @StackOrStarvDjs

Instagram: @ctccrazyduwop_ @yungtrello @djamaris1

 

Aug 15

Dj Smoke releases his #NewMixtape titled “Dope Shxt v1” | @DjSmokemixtapes



Dj Smoke is right back at you with this new mixtape titled “Dope Shxt v1”. Dj Smoke always brings the heat. This tape does not disappoint a bit!!! With over 50 tracks Dj Smoke features a ton of NEW music as well as some dope exclusives that you won’t find anywhere else! 



This tape features hot new music from Young Dolph, Joe Gator, S’Miles, E-Reign, Hypno Carlito, G Herbo, Lil Bibby, The LOX, Jeremih, Curren$y, and many other bangerz!!


Make sure you grab an issue of the Hip Hop Weekly magazine. You will find DJ Smoke and some of the indie artists in the current issue speaking on this mixtape!! 


Follow and connect with Dj Smoke on Facebook.com/promomixtapes, Twitter.com/DjSmokemixtapes, Instagram.com/djsmokemixtapes and visit djsmokemixtapes.ning.com.


LINK: 
http://www.audiomack.com/album/dj-smoke-mixtapes/dj-smoke-dope-shxt-v1

ALT LINK: https://www.sendspace.com/file/8haw15

Aug 04

[New Music] Villz feat Pusha T – Drugs | @Dirtbaggvillz @DJSmokeMixtapes

Florida singer-songwriter Villz scores a Pusha T feature on “Drugs.”

Villz is a singer-songwriter from Florida whose most notable project to date is the 2014 Till The End Of Summer.

He returns today with a new single “Drugs” that features a lyrically exquisite verse from tha gawd Pusha T. Villz invites a potential love interest to come and do drugs with him, expertly navigates autotuned falsetto melodies like a a tightrope walker. Syk Sense and Fademajah uncork twisted harmonies that mesh well with Villz’ somewhat anguished vocal bursts.

Dj Smoke broke this single first on his mixtape “Smoked Out Radio 48 (Hosted By E-Reign)”

Follow Villz on Twitter @Dirtbaggvillz if you like what you hear.


LINK: http://www.audiomack.com/song/dj-smoke-mixtapes/drugs-feat-pusha-t

Aug 04

[New Music] Psychosis Slim – Verses of Vengeance | @Psychosis_Slim @DjSmokeMixtapes

Psychosis Slim makes music which represents all the underdogs in life. He’s not looking to please the mainstream. He’s trying to stand up for the little guy and use his music to vent some of the frustration life brings us. I’m sure many can relate to that.

Slim left home at the early age of 17, he joined the Army and now has 3 years under his belt and is currently stationed in Hawaii. At 20 years old Slim is a husband, and a father to their 5 month old son.

This single “Verses of Vengeance” is from his new mixtape titled “Everyone’s a Psycho“. Verses of Vengeance is produced by Boundless Beats, and appears on Dj Smoke – Smoked Out Radio 48 hosted by E-Reign. Psychosis Slim is making a name for himself and he is an artist you need to check for!

Never hesitate to reach out and contact Psychosis Slim via email: psychosisslim@gmail.com, or Twitter @Psychosis_Slim. Make sure to stop by his site and sign up to his e-mail list on psychosisslim.com before you leave!

LINK: http://www.audiomack.com/song/dj-smoke-mixtapes/vengence

Jul 28

[New Music] GT – YBG (Young Black Gifted) [Prod. Tezalami & AOK] | @GTNoHollywood

GT – YBG (Young Black Gifted) [Prod. Tezalami & AOK]

The 1st official single from Executive Producer Dough From Da Go‘s highly anticipated album “Mineral Water” titled “YBG” (Young Black Gifted) from Chicago’s own GT produced By Tezalami & AOK. This song is about the efforts and daily struggle of the young black male who’s trying to make a better life. Dj Smoke broke this track first on his latest Smoked Out Radio mixtape volume 48. If you like real hip-hop and positive music this is def a track you need to listen to. This is from the forthcoming album “Mineral Water”. From the previews I’ve heard so far this has some real soulful music. I am looking forward for the entire project to be released real soon, but for now enjoy this gem.
Stay tuned for more updates via www.MineralWaterH20.com 

Follow: GT via all Social media:
Twitter: @GTNoHollywood
Instagram: @GTGMB057