Born Damién Denzel Ross Henderson, best known as the recording artist Damez, is a fast-rising multi-talented star with incredible dance moves, great vocals, and even greater new music. Hailing from Atlanta via Mississippi, Damez is preparing to become the next big thing to come out of The A with a brand new look and play in the new music video, “Disaster”.
The first of many for the up-and-coming star, “Disaster” is the lead single on forthcoming EP under his new imprint. Directed by Isaiah Jones and Damez-himself, in “Disaster”, the Boy Meets World creator infuses all of his amazing abilities to showcase an undeniable story about trial by fire. He is exciting, creative, and backed by a strong support system.
The lead single is a follow up to Damez recent single, “The Code”. Continuing to build a chart-topping release through a year-long campaign. Damez’s new project is scheduled for a late-2019 release. For more on Damez, follow the rising star on Instagram and Twitter.
“Disaster” is available now via Southland Entertainment LLC.
Jackson, Tennessee native Calvin Ross continues to add to his lengthy discography of cover singles with the release of BlocBoy JB’s “Rover” single
Having recently relocated to Atlanta, the sizzling R&B sensation continues to level up with the remix title. Ross’ rise to fame began on YouTube years ago when Calvin burst onto the platform covering artists like August Alsina and Future. Bursting with soul, the talented vocalist would go on to re-work songs from Justin Bieber and again revisit another Future track, “Low Life”, that would be featured on Hip Hop DX.
Calvin is far from a mere cover artist. He’s seen success in his originally crafted material as with songs like “Bad Fetish”, “Bang”, Last Dance” and more. He blends a rugged, street related demeanor with his melodic, spirited vocals such as found on “Where I’m From”. He has quite the following to back him as well. With the Ross Tribe continuously showing strong support, Calvin has amassed a powerful social media presence featuring verified accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Spotify.
Calvin Ross plans on being in our eyes and ears for the entire remainder of 2018, with more remixes leading up to the official release of his “Copycat Volume 2” mixtape. Stream the song on Audiomack and stay tuned in for more material from Calvin in the coming weeks.
Jackson, Tennessee recording artist DaTBoYZ3L is still making rounds with his 2016 full length, debut album, “DaTBoY”. Z3L has dropped numerous singles and videos from the project such as “Stressing”. Wasting zero time, he continues to stride ahead and announced his forthcoming album, #DatSeason, and it’s lead off single, “Danger”. Aside from music, Z3L is hard at work branding his movement and plans to launch many more items from his clothing line.
Just recently, DBZ made the trek from Jackson to Atlanta for a promotional run for the “Stressing” single. After returning home, having successfuly linked with prime DJs in Georgia, Z3L connected with the Memphis-based BrinkTV for his first ever video interview segment. They spoke about his name origin, “DaTBoY”, his clothing line, upcoming album and much more. Watch the full interview here and stay tuned for “Danger” to premiere very soon.
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Lost family members and crooked friendships have Jackson artist DaTBoYZ3L “Stressing” to the fullest in the SoLoVisualz-directed film –
The song, found on Z3L’s debut album, “DatBoy”, speaks on bad habits we indulge in to cope with depression and loss. As the lyrics of the song build up, we find the Tennessee mainstay going thru different mindsets. At first, he is lost and troubled, turning to a bottle and smoke to sooth the pain. Then, DBZ slowly begins seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. He comes to the realization that he must overcome his angst and continue to uplift and inspire individuals in similar situations. With the help and aid of God, Z3L shows and proves that anything is possible thru Him. “Stressing” is by far the most personal and influential songs from “DatBoy”. Both the official video and album can be found below.
“Stressing” is the latest single from recording artist DaTBoYZ3L and features fellow state rapper, Iam2j. Alongside his go to producer Let That Boy Cook, Z3L fully expresses his mind over the bass laden production. He speaks on topics such as death, loss and faux friendships. As a trio, the fellas birth a single aimed at listeners that may be encountering their own type of personal struggles. They look towards smoking and drinking to numb the pain but ultimately Z3L looks towards God to help sooth the bumpy ride called life.
The Jackson native has been steady at continuing the campaign behind his 2016 debut album, “DatBoy”. This services as the fifth single from said project that carries features from Calvin Ross, Cash, Mind and the aforementioned Iam2j. Currently, there’s no news yet if there will be an official video. However, news did break that DaTBoYZ3L is working on his follow up album, #DatSeason. Until that time arrives, enjoy his freshman effort here.
Dolla Black has been catching more and more ears following the release of his latest single “Wait For It”
With the visual now available for all to see, it appears Dolla Black that will only continue for the AVEVO-produced cut. Filming the visual is Camden Da Bastard, who’s uniquely frantic style of direction meshes well with the track itself. Dolla Black shows a certain level of confidence in his skill both audibly and visually, making this one of his best pieces of art yet. If you’re counting on Dolla to fall off or slack anytime soon: wait for it. Watch now and look for more to come, like his upcoming joint project with Mississippi’s Savvy, on www.DollaBlackBDE.com.
With his first official project “FILTH”, Mississippi’s artful dodger, Mastad0n, makes a bold statement. From the start, you can see that he has no problem mixing sounds to create a play list that is all his own. The bulk of production is self-produced, with features coming from Vitamin Cea, NeoSoooul, Rosser and more. Check it out now and be on the lookout for more in the future from the Jackson-based emcee and producer.
Dolla Black is back to close out his “Black Fridays” series with help from Coke Bumaye. The pair both bring their lyrical dexterity to the table on “Essence”. Soulful samples help to round out the track which is produced by Truth Gordon. Though it is his last track for the month of February, it’s arguably the strongest effort from Dolla Black yet. Be sure to check it out and subscribe at www.dollablackbde.com for all updates on what he has to come in the future.
Tennessee artist DaTBoYZ3L is back with a brand new, SoLoVisualz / Krayfilms directed visual to back his latest single, “Get Em”. This is a follow up to his Calvin Ross assisted release, “Don’t Be Afraid”. In the video, we find the hungry emcee draped up in white and blue garments while marching down The Jackson Walk, which is located behind The Lift Center in Jackson. The beat selected for the audio single features crispy drums, organs, keys and a smooth synth arpeggio that is utilized in the verses and chorus. In the song, Z3L challenges fellow artists to step their bars up and to get back into pushing the envelope of song crafting in Hip Hop.
Not only does DBZ “Get Em” but he is also joined by a cameo appearance from his mother and some innovative scenes featuring two, white masked females dancing in unison to the beat. Those two disguised ladies also happen to be Z3L’s sisters. Incorporating family into the mix is always a plus and shows the song’s ability to be received by a wide variety of listeners. “Get Em” will be featured on DBZ’s upcoming, self titled EP. Watch the video below.
Yung Elo may be new to the scene but don’t let his age fool you, the Jackson singer has some strong singles up his sleeve such as his debut audio single, “On The Low”. Tapping music producer Let That Boy Cook, the twenty-one year old Tennessee vocalist pens a track that tells the tale of a newly pursued, secret relationship. Elo is also joined by local R&B artist Treal, who brings a Jodeci type of vibe to the single.
Yung has been hard at work having formulated his brand, Viziin Ent and announcing the 2016 release of his debut mixtape, “Yung Elo Vs Elo Escobar”. His style can best be described as Kirko Bangs meets August Alsina, with a splash of Hispanic flare. Listen below as Yung Elo and Treal provide an anthem on how to keep your cool while keeping it “On The Low”.