Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: B.Eveready discusses his ties to Boston/Baltimore, views on battle rap and more

“Throwback Theatre is a project that illustrates the fact that music made with passion & intention is timeless. This collection of songs illuminates my thoughts on some of the injustices I’ve seen, whether they be towards myself, my crew, or my community, and I feel that they speak to the current moment." - B.EvereadyBorn and… Continue reading First Day Feature: B.Eveready discusses his ties to Boston/Baltimore, views on battle rap and more

Features, Singles

First Day Feature: Bigg Josh chats about new single “Magnolia Boy” and more

One thing I love about hip-hop in Mississippi is the sheer depth of the talent here. The artist you may not have heard of can impress you with just one listen and it happens often for me. Such was the case for Bigg Josh when I was originally introduced to him. I heard a promo… Continue reading First Day Feature: Bigg Josh chats about new single “Magnolia Boy” and more

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Chad Cox discusses his new single “Um Yeah”, how moving to L.A. has changed his life and more

One thing that's certain in life is uncertainty. You can plan all you want, make assumptions of what will happen to those in your life and yourself, but it may not shake out that way. You must be able to adapt and conquer your situation. Coming from Moss Point, Mississippi you tend to learn this… Continue reading First Day Feature: Chad Cox discusses his new single “Um Yeah”, how moving to L.A. has changed his life and more

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: V-LO The Maestro chats about his return to college, how he’s occupying his time in the midst of quarantine and more

With all that is going on in the world with the battle against the Coronavirus pandemic we all have one thing in common: an increased amount of free time. Now I'm not one of those who will tell you it's mandatory to be productive every single day right now. In all honesty life is totally… Continue reading First Day Feature: V-LO The Maestro chats about his return to college, how he’s occupying his time in the midst of quarantine and more

Albums/Mixtapes, Features

Review: Trumpcard brings lyrical pleasantries on new “Sellout” LP

I've always found hip-hop to be a very fine line to balance from the artist's perspective. As fans we don't seem to know exactly what we want from our favorite artists a lot of the time. Do we want them to be huge superstars who every one else appreciates? Well of course. That being said… Continue reading Review: Trumpcard brings lyrical pleasantries on new “Sellout” LP

Features, Videos

Premiere: Lester Sanchez drops an eerie visual for “Damaged”

Fresh off the heels of his highly successful "Wentworth" collaborative project with Quincy Jamal, Lester Sanchez is back with a new solo effort. With "Damaged", the Orlando, Florida crooner speaks out about how a bad past cannot be allowed to hurt you in the present time. "It’s basically about going through shit and kinda putting… Continue reading Premiere: Lester Sanchez drops an eerie visual for “Damaged”

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Flowerchile discusses her “Just A Feelin” EP

One of the key things that makes music such a universal language is the fact that it evokes so much emotion. Listening to a record can bring you back to an exact moment, causing you to relive that feeling fully and palpably. Beyond that it can also bring you into the world of the artist… Continue reading First Day Feature: Flowerchile discusses her “Just A Feelin” EP

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Vaygez Blakk speaks about latest project “Bar Queen” and more

The rise of the female MC in the past few years is a very real thing. Seemingly by the month these days there are more young ladies making their imprint in hip-hop than ever before. Personally I love to see it. Diversity is needed in music in general but even more so in the male… Continue reading First Day Feature: Vaygez Blakk speaks about latest project “Bar Queen” and more

Features, Singles

Marc Hughes Music makes his return with powerful Gospel single “Renew”

Marc Hughes Music is a name we here at 1DF have long supported. His awesome 2016 project "I Am Marc" saw him grow into one of the most sought after singers and songwriters from the Gulf Coast with performances throughout the south and abroad. He's now back with new music that is a bit of… Continue reading Marc Hughes Music makes his return with powerful Gospel single “Renew”