betasblock.com presents “The Connectz Radio Show”. Aaron “Uncanny” Phillips, long time contributor to Betasblock has embarked on a weekly radio journey featuring some of the best underground and independent talent from across the nation and interviews with the brightest stars in the culture. The inaugural episode finds Uncanny chopping it up with international recording star Dizzy Wright about his 10 anniversary tour, maintaining a hectic work schedule and his latest video release featuring B-Real and DJ Hoppa.
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Bennie from the Bricks has been holding it down for the Central IL scene for a long time. His latest effort finds him trading verses with one of St. Louis hottest rappers, 30 Deep Grimeyy. The pair takes turns trading verses about the potential ills of their respective neighborhoods. Listeners can’t help but to keep their heads on a swivel after hearing these real life raps.
Philly rapper and SKE Records signee, Shawn Archer continues to release fresh content with his latest video, “B4 It’s All Said And Done”. Shawn boasts with lines like “They say, it’s lonely at the top, well I’ma bring my n*ggas”, and “the watch on my wrist is Rocky like it’s Rambo”. Staying true to his east coast roots the new single/video doesn’t feature the industry standard hook, verse, hook structure. Instead Shawn delivers bar after bar in the Slim Moses directed visual.
Check out the video below and catch up with Shawn on your favorite social media channels.
Philly rhymer, Shawn Archer delivers his new vlog, “4 Y’all Episode 1”. The new content features behind the scenes footage of Shawn on the road, doing some shopping and of course eating good. Check in with the SKE Records, rapper on his latest vlog episode and check out the “4 Y’all” music video below.
Flint, Michigan’s own, Jada Ali continues her assault on the rap game with her latest single and video Bang. The mitten rep enlists Jeiwes for the production on this high energy single. Jada takes her Midwest swag all the way to Miami to star in this, Stew Banks filmed, music video all while showing off her own clothing label Flint 2 Forbes in the process.Make sure to stay up to date with this superstar in the making on all your favorite social media platforms. Plus, catch the Bang video below and drop a line to let us know what you think.
After a short break from the music game, Chicago native, Jay2 delivers his new single and video, February. The single can be found on Jay’s recently released Send Heartss project. The song serves as a time capsule capturing a specific day, time and the emotional state of Jay2’s love interest. Catch the video below and make sure to stay up to date with Jay2 across all your favorite social media platforms.
Midwest rhymer, Sensai Doog delivers his brand new visual “Murder Stop”. Taking viewers on a tour of his city, the Sensai leaves no doubt as to the roles everyone plays to make up the Springfield streets. With McCabe films handling the camera work for this one Doog brings his city to you. Check out the video below and stay current on Sensai Doog across all your favorite social media platforms.
Swift Isael is taking the time to seize the moment. Mooskie’s “Track Star” single is burning up the streets and Swift decided to throw his name in the ring for top remixes with his “Rael-Mix” of the current chart topper. Taking the stance of of a trapper, the Springfield, IL native/Jackson MS resident lays out the ills of succeeding in one of the world’s most dangerous illegal professions. Check out the video below and catch up with Swift on all your favorite social media.
Not many have had a longer or harder road to stardom than Paper Divided Profit artist, Jacc Breeze. After a tumultuous upbringing and some time in the penal system, Jacc is now out and quickly becoming one of the Midwest’s brightest stars. His new single/video Pray For It is a glimpse into the darker side of being Breeze.
Midwest rapper/producer/musician @cornbread217 has been honing his craft for well over 15 years. With a multitude of project releases, stage performances, and collaborations the Illinois stalwart already has a lengthy resumé. The ever-evolving artist continues his growth with the release of Negro’s and Jazz the full length LP that spawned the single”Fly”. “Fly” at it’s essence is a song about marijuana but the r&b vibe and trippie video make it more of an experience. Check out the video here and get your head right with one of the Midwest’s most well known smokers, @cornbread217.