After a short hiatus, Money Ave rep, Bennie Blanco delivers his highly anticipated album, “Where’s Blanco?”. The Illinois native brings heat over the course of 17 tracks. With standout singles like, “Southgrand”, “Live From The Bricks” and the King Mill and Mitch G assisted “Always”, Blanco carves his own lane in a crowded Hip Hop space. If you were wondering where the exciting artist has been he answers all those questions and more with this release. With placement on all the major digital platforms including Tidal, Google Play, Spotify and hard copies making their way through the streets the young emcee is ready to take his career to new heights.
Check out the JWE filmed “The Intro” video and be on the lookout for more from the man known as Blanco.
MMA fighter/rapper, Showtime Shane is bringing yet another element to his entertainment arsenal with his new single “Put It On You”. Busting out his singing chops for his new single the Illinois resident enlists the help of one of the biggest names in central Illinois rap, Meezy Killafield to spice the sexy single up. Complete with brand new video from the minds of TwentyOneSeven studios and an impending national tour, Showtime Shane is ready to make the leap from “local artist” to “celebrity status”.
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.