Fresh off a stellar performance at H3 Entertainment’s “Get Signed Or Die Trying” tour stop in Philadelphia, PA, Duece brings the world his infectious project, “Make Bread”. The 2 song project is exactly the type of introduction an independent artist needs to leave a mark in the mind of a first time listener.
Duece allows his vocal talents to shine on both the lead single “Our Year”and the follow up single, “Famous.” Creatively written and masterfully performed DaGod gives you just enough to make you want more. Taking on subjects like racism, poverty, and living your dreams on such a short project is a tall task and this burgeoning star high jumps all expectations.
City is making his presence felt throughout the Midwest music scene. The Kool Krew member releases his new video “Run From It” as a way to keep his name hot in the streets. With an upcoming performance slotted for H3 Entertainment’s “Get Signed Or Die Trying” tour in Springfield, IL the Illinois veteran is ready to make the leap to the next level.
Deezy Da Paperboy is on a mission for the “Krown”, and even a stint in jail isn’t stopping him. The multi-award winning artist recently found himself on the wrong side of the law but even that can’t stop his momentum. “UnderGroundKrown” made it’s debut Independence Day to rave reviews. The 9 track project is packed full of high energy production and street-certified hits like; “Turn Up The Stove”, “Telling Me Nothing”, and the Sheezy assisted “Not Me”. Taking a page right from the playbook of artists like Shyne, and Gucci Mane, releasing music while incarcerated only puts Da Paperboy that much closer to the throne.
Tj Byrd is one of Illinois’ most gifted rappers. He drops another jewel with his “Fuckery” Freeverse over Drake’s “Do Not Disturb”. Getting extremely personal Mr. Byrd took some of the things that have been bubbling under the surface and allowed them to breathe. Detailing interpersonal relationships with friends and even the mother of his children, TJ exhibits plenty of courage in speaking from his heart.
Central Illinois hip hop veteran, Meezy Killafield delivers his personal new single”Emotions”. Tapping Twenty1Seven Studios for the video, Meezy pulls back the covers and exposes his true feelings. if “Emotions” is any indication of what’s to come the world better be ready for more heartfelt music from one of the Midwest’s most experienced rhymers.
Deezy Da Paperboy has established himself as one of Illinois premier artists. After hitting stages across the Midwest, he shifted the focus on his latest single to help the embattled Bobby Shmurda on “Free Shmurda”. Blazing bars from the time the video starts, Deezy torches his local contemporaries while also dropping the jewel “FREE Shmurda/Niggas ain’t up on the clout/I’ma have to bond em out/Give his ass a zip , 2 phones and a burner”. Looks like “Mr. Win Em All” is ready to take his winning ways all the way to Rikers to free the homie.
4TP’s Archie continues his recent stretch of new releases with “Nintendo”. The Jacksonville, Illinois resident has been slowly building both his catalog and fan base through his hard work in the Midwest underground scene.