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.
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.
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.
Illinois rappers and frequent collaborators, Knuck and DZY deliver another new single and video with Come and Go. Trusting people is never easy and this duo lays out their reasons for keeping their respective circles small. Elijah Settles handles the camera work for Come and Go.
@misterzone4 aka Sensai Doog delivers his latest offering My Name Holds Weight. The Illinois native is known for weaving intricate tales of street life and a life on the grind. Having established himself as a force on the music scene with singles like,”Mula is My Bride” (The El Chapo Ztory) and “College Drip” with Benji Vinze (Zlatt Season). The new project continues in the same vein with standout singles “Memory Lane” and “Krankin’ Fiend” proving that Doogie is only getting better with each project. With upcoming shows and releases from the camp planned the Zu Cru Zillionaires are setting the tone for a major push in 2021.
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Midwestern rapper/crooner Jacc Breeze continues his heavy 2020 release schedule. Jacc delivers his heartfelt single So Numb. Bringing his singing voice to the forefront while giving a glimpse into the troubles he faces Jacc, enlists Twenty One Seven Studios to bring his vision to life.
Jacc Breeze took a short hiatus, only to bounce back stronger. The Midwest rapper/crooner is back with his new single and video “8o8’s and Heartbreaks”. Borrowing from Kanye’s album title of a similar name, Breeze delivers a catchy tune over bumping production. Deezy Da Paperboy plays video director for the Paper Dividend Profit signed artist.
Wicked Sweet has been taking his time crafting his sound. The Jacksonville, IL native is ready to set the world ablaze with his latest offering Let It Ride. Sporting 6 tracks and clocking in a a tidy 20 minutes, makes this an easy ride to get into. The project is available on all streaming platforms. Follow @the_kid_wicked for updates on new releases and performances.
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Coming from very humble beginnings, Dunk has transitioned into one of the premier artists in his region. Determined to make his way out of troubled situations, he put his mind to his grind and began releasing tracks. Wanting to make his way out of the streets, Dunk released his debut full length mixtape, Trappa Talk hosted by Midwest Connectz own Dj Juice Ortiz. Dunk delivers the details of his life in audio form. With tracks like “11hunnit Facts”, “Sleepless Nights”, and his hit single “Trappa Talk” he describes very vividly his experiences and what he’s willing to do to take his career and his life to the next level. This project is sure to be one that will stand the test of time, due to its authenticity and naturally organic feel. Check out the tape below!