Amir Beats drops new single “Wanna Be Rich”

Jersey City, NJ-based Amir Beats presents “Wanna Be Rich”, the new self-produced single from his new album Second Chance. During nine years spent bouncing between prison and mental hospitals after a mental illness induced by his Iraq War experience caused him to kill a man, the Houston, TX native received a bachelors in Social Science, sold…

Mani Draper drops off new visual for “Blood In The Water”

Richmond, CA rapper Mani Draper presents the SLVTR Films-directed music video for “Blood In The Water” featuring and produced by Kevin Allen, formerly known as Erk Tha Jerk. “Blood In The Water” appears on Mercy, Mani’s new album featuring Locksmith, GQ and Emily McLean as well as production from DJ Flow, Sndtrak and Zenan of ODS….

Ariano delivers dope new visual for “No Avatar”

Southern California hip hop artist/producer Ariano presents the music video for “No Avatar”, the new single featuring SoCal vocalist Josh Dominguez from F–k You, I Love You, Pay Me, his new album out now on Ariano’s Popular Nobody imprint. The video was directed, edited and animated by Gifted Glitch and cinematography was handled by Jimmy Saras,…

Glo Gang’s Ballout drops “2K19” video

Chicago’s Ballout  has been a steady force on the scene, releasing Can’t Ban Da Glo Man (2017) and Glo Glacier (2018) and he is now back with a new project, T.I., which is now available. T.I. features appearances from Omelly, Jay Critch and fellow Glo Gang favorites Tadoe and Chief Keef who appears on three tracks and even chips in on…

1stDayFresh Feature: Sean Elliot

Baton Rouge, Louisiana artist/producer Sean Elliot recently presented the music video for “Big Boy”, his single featuring fellow Mississippi rapper and Big K.R.I.T. collaborator Big Sant. Produced by Joe On The Track, the track will appear on Sean’s forthcoming album Brown Liquor & 808s which will also feature Adam Dollar$, DQ Rodgers and Iraouree. Sean released his Preface EP…

Xanny Clips drops new video “Touch Down”

Brooklyn, New York artist Xanny Clips presents “Touch Down”, his new single featuring Nick Fresh, produced by Loesoe. The video was edited by Ed The Editor. “Touch Down” will appear on Xanny’s forthcoming EP Asexual Music, set to feature appearances from Runi Stackz and Geaz as well as production from Kairo, Flymelodies, Xport, Kgz and Trvpyyy. “Touch…

DJ Kay Skay drops “My Sisters Keeper” vid with Nya Lee, Lexxy & EMC Scotty

After a seven-year hiatus in between projects, DJ Kay Slay returned with the star-studded and diverse The Big Brother(2017), the album debuted in the top 10 on Apple’s Hip-Hop chart and featured collaborations with Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, Mac Miller, Kevin Gates, Tech9Ne, The Game, Dave East, Fat Joe, Busta Rhymes, Raekwon, Scarface, Jadakiss,…

Ariano asks “Do You Know My Name?” in new video

Southern California hip hop artist/producer Ariano presents “Do You Know My Name?”, the new single from his forthcoming album F–k You, I Love You, Pay Me. The video was directed, edited and animated by Gifted Glitch and cinematography was handled by Jimmy Saras. Over his 20 years in the game Ariano has collaborated with Snoop Dogg…

Smif-N-Wessun drop “Stafallah” vid from “The All” LP

Tek & Steele are Brooklyn duo Smif-N-Wessun, presenting the music video for “Stafallah”, the new single from The All, their new album produced entirely by 9th Wonder and the Soul Council. The “Stafallah” clip comes on the heels of visuals for The All singles “Testify” (watch) and “Let It Go” (watch). Smif-N-Wessun crashed the hip-hop scene in the…

Sean Elliot & Big Sant connect for “Big Boy”

Baton Rouge, Louisiana artist/producer Sean Elliot presents the music video for “Big Boy”, his single featuring fellow Mississippi rapper and Big K.R.I.T. collaborator Big Sant. Produced by Joe On The Track, the track will appear on Sean’s forthcoming album Brown Liquor & 808s which will also feature Adam Dollar$, DQ Rodgers and Iraouree. Sean released his Preface EP (Spotify)…

David May drops new single, “Black Box”

Walnut, California rapper David May presents “Black Box”, his new single produced by Lake Indigo. In 2012 Black Cloud released David’s debut album The Lifestyle Of A Dream Chaser and performed alongside Pac Div, Curren$y and joined The Road To Paid Dues Tour with Murs and Fashawn before following up with 2014’s Video 94 EP (watch the music video…