SINN, one of Michigan’s finest, releases a new self-produced single titled “I Apologize”. The single is available on digital streaming platforms and on HMDmuzic.com, where you can find SINN’s complete catalog of music.
The video, directed by Chill Beatz, is dedicated to SINN’s mother and pays tribute to her and her unconditional love throughout the years. SINN delivers a lyrical narrative that heightens the pedestal women shine from. This “Dear Mama” rendition will definitely pull on some heartstrings.
20-year music vet and Michigan’s unsurpassed artist, SINN, releases a brand new video for his chart topping single “Who’s Ridin”. The single is produced by Chill Beatz and the video was shot on Michigan’s most Kawasaki-branded asphalt.
SINN’s rider background is as lengthy as his music career and the two go hand in hand. You can’t mention bikes and mics without mentioning SINN! “Who’s Ridin” is not just an anthem for riders and Hip Hop heads, but it’s also his reigning stance in both lanes. Sinn holds no remorse for the streets or the mic.
“Cowards stop hiding, adrenaline I’m providing”
Chill Beatz provides that adrenaline fed rush with his classic Hip Hop beats that blend into a Fast and Furious vibe.
Ann Arbor, Michigan artist Fly James is as wavy as they come and now he’s ready to introduce himself to the world. His debut single, “No Hand Outs”, is entirely self-produced by the up and coming rapper. If you came from a life full of hard work and determination, “No Hand Outs” is the song for you. Listen to the full song now on Soundcloud.
SN Fresco is a unsigned artist from Detroit. He has been known under at least 4 different rap names during his journey, but finally decided to go with the stage name Fresco which is a combination of his clique (Sn)Savage Nation and Fresco because he use to go by Fresh. Some of SN Fresco’s inspiration are Gucci Mane(past and current), Kanye West and Lil Wayne (before they changed). He plans to drop his official mixtape by the end of 2018 titled “FAILURE$”. While awaiting that, enjoy his newest single, the relationship based story behind “Anymore / Game Over” on Soundcloud.
Newcomer Ash Kvtchem from Inkster, MI is blending anime fantasy and rap to form his own niche of music. Influenced by the diverse life of the Midwest, his flows over offer the perfect formula for this new wave of music. Like the guy from his favorite childhood cartoon “Pokemon”, Ketchem is on a journey earning all his badges. Keep your eye out for this fresh 21 year old with the caviar swag, he his not to be missed. Listen to his newest release featuring Viergo Fresh, “take It Out and Blow It”.
The Cinema Gods slap a salt a peppered video behind Kid App’s latest joint, “Temples”, produced by New Dersey Beats
Kid App was born March 21st 1994. The youngest of four boys he grew up on the east side of Detroit around 7 Mile and Van Dyke. At the age of 13 his mother passed away from cancer thus forcing him to live with various family members in his teenage years. A big fan of music from an early age. Kid began rapping with friends he grew up with, feeling the need for an outlet out of the streets of Detroit. Kid began taking rap serious in 2011 and dropped his first solo project “Class of My Own” in 2014. He released his second project “Obscene Gestures” on June 13 2016.
Independent artist/rapper JAYJ was born Jeremiah Covington in Muskegon, Michigan in 1996. Always being captivated by music, he began writing songs during his classes at the age of 13. After stepping into a booth for the first time, JAY recorded 3 projects which released in 2016. He began building a solid fanbase after his 2017 mixtape “Dawg Daze” which he released a song and video a week for 3 months straight. His name began buzzing in the Midwest region which led to him opening up for acts like Project Pat, Do Or Die, and Gorilla Zo. He blends his rap, punk, and pop influences into hard hitting lyrics with ear-catching melodies in his latest EP, “Burnout”, produced by Conekt The Beat.
“Neverland” is a song off his EP. This track captivates raw emotion and JAYJ’s frustration with the complacent culture in his home state of Michigan. This rap-punk rock-pop mesh of styles goes on to tell the story of a kid feeling like he was born in the wrong place, and the personal struggles of being from a place where creativity is frowned upon. The track has an “underdog” feel to it as JAYJ raps about how people didn’t mess with the movement until they saw him getting recognition. “Neverland” was written and performed by JAYJ, produced by Conekt The Beat, and engineered by Anthony Sapone.
Take a psychedelic trip into the corrupt city of Flint where government officials like Rick Snyder have poisoned the citizens. Jeff Skigh expresses his feelings towards the whole situation in the animated video for “Highway Music”, featuring Ace Gabbana.
Jeff Skigh is a Hip Hop artist from Flint, MI. The Flint native spends most of his time working on his craft, watching anime, or online playing fort night or super smash bros melee. Skigh has released two solo projects, “High X” and “Hotbox Music”, respectively in recent years.
Jeff has amassed over 400k streams from his current release, Hotbox Music, single “Good Vibes” which had a hint of nostalgia as the wordplay and beat meld into one. When he’s not writing music or gaming you’ll find Jeff working on and directing his videos with cameramen and animators alike. He takes full creative control when it comes to relaying his vision through his visual concepts.
MEEKS is an enterprising young rapper out of Detroit, Michigan. At 20 years old he is relatively new to recording his music, but has been writing songs since around the age of 12. In his short time recording records he has amassed a number of solid songs to add to his discography. Songs like Worda’ Mouth, Rebel, and THRAXX with his counterpart, LiL A$htray. With the ability to bounce from bass-heavy, catchy tunes to deep rooted, lyrical odes MEEKS has a high ceiling with infinite potential. Be on the look out for more work from this rising talent out of the mitten.
“Rebel” is the first single off of the MEEKS and LiL A$htray’s joint- EP, “Token and Tweak”. The six song EP can be found on MEEKS’s Soundcloud (Ameeksofficial), and includes high energy tracks like THRAXXX and mellow, spacey tracks like “IDGAF”.
The Hip Hop spotlight is making a shift back to the Midwest – Detroit, MI to be exact. With artists like Tee Grizzley, Big Sean, and many others, paving the way for the new generation out of the Motor City, Courtney Bell – known by his artist moniker, LC – is ready to join the wave as well. The twenty-two year old lyricist from the west side of Detroit, has been carving out his lane after deciding to take his music career seriously two years ago. To date, he’s been featured on publications such as The Source, HipHopSince1987, and an array of Detroit/Midwest outlets.
Today, LC debuts his first official single of the Summer with brand new visuals. In “Secure The Bag,” LC flaunts his aggressive delivery over, what he describes as, “a modern, melodic, Trap, wavy production;” provided by Gustavs Strazdins. In a world full of decisions, actions and consequences, LC reflects on all of these in his own life from a transparent perspective.
With his debut album, “Transgressions,” nearing completion, LC gives us a taste of what’s to come. Hit play on LC’s new video and learn how to secure your own bag.