her debut album on the horizon Kodie Shane hits the scene with a new
vibes leading the wave introducing the release of “YoungHeartThrob” or
“YHT” for short. Today’s offering is titled “Thinking Bout U”, produced
by Matty P which is Kodie’s in-house producer who has played a major
role behind some of our favorite joints from the songstress throughout
her come up. On “Thinking Bout U”, the two set sail on an ballad
professing exactly how it feels to be away from that special loved one
you miss so badly in their absence. Not to mention, Kodie Shane recently
dropped an Ep titled “Stay Tuned..” featuring the likes of Lil Yachty,
Trippie Redd, Famous Dex & more eluding that her album is
definitely on the way an to keep posted. Today she definitely made it
clear there is so much in store while anticipating her debut album under
Epic Records…. Peep Kodie Shanes latest single “Thinking Bout U”
straight off her up and coming body of work.
Following the audio release, Columbus, OH artist Doobie shares a music video for “Thicky Thoy,” the jaunty new joint that finds the rapper loaded with stance and energy. With almost 200K YouTube subscribers and his recent “Icy Titties” visual surpassing 2 million views, Doobie is a force to be reckoned with.
Sacramento rapper Mozzy drops the official visual for “Excuse Me” featuring Bay area legend Too $hort as well as Yhung T.O. and DCMBR. The SUJ-directed visual captures the group partying poolside with friends in the Hills, a perfect fit for the song’s appealing NorCal bounce. Reece Beats can be credited with production on the track. “I wanted to make something the people can function with inside the club and the radio can gravitate to,” Mozzy told Complex, who premiered the video earlier today. “This song has become one of the biggest songs on Gangland Landlord.”
Mozzy’s latest album Gangland Landlord (Mozzy Records/EMPIRE) dropped earlier this month to rave reviews for its lyrical prowess and social consciousness. Previous single releases include “Thugz Mansion” featuring Ty Dolla $ign and YG (which pays homage to the late Tupac Shakur), “Not Impressive”, “Walk Up” and “Choke On Me.” Mozzy is set to take the stage at Rolling Loud Los Angeles on December 15th among the best of his peers and will be announcing additional tour dates in the near future.
Guap Tarantino, a signee under Future’s Freebandz movement is back with a his new single No Lies. Recently he just dropped a joint project with Nav. This is a single from an upcoming project with producer iLuvMuny that features Skippa Da Flippa and Yung Bans, with his previous mixtape featuring Young Thug, and Future.
Hustle Gang’s own, Tokyo Jetz, releases new video for her intro track “Freestyle” off her latest project, Bonafide. Staying true to her roots of freestyle rapping in a car, Tokyo shot this raw video speeding down a freeway in a new Porsche. Tokyo Jetz hard-hitting lyrics and nostalgic Florida sound has proven her to be a female mc force to reckon with.
The BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” 2018 brought the heat to Miami, Florida as Comedian and Actor Deray Davis hosted hip-hop’s biggest night of the year at The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater. The much anticipated cyphers were hosted by DJ Premier and featured a bevy of emcees dropping hot 16’s, including our guy Shawn Smith—who went on to deliver what executives are calling “the best freestyle of the night”.
“Shawn Smith hops on the set after Casanova, bragging about never being lame or being touched. He shined in a lyrically heavy cypher, delivering each bar calmly.” — XXL Magazine
Rap is back. Watch Shawn show and prove that he is one of the few emcees on the rise that you must watch and make room for in the coming months.
Shar Kriztin’s bold, in your face, wildly infectious new single “Go Crazy” is a powerhouse anthem for our time, a “woke” blast of assertive self-confidence and encouragement that will lift the spirits of all those who, like her, have ever been hated on, discouraged or put down for being who they are. With the drop of that track and her upcoming video on Church Boy Music, the multi-talented vocalist and songwriter emerges from her hometown of Akron, OH with sultry pop/R&B vibes, a tasty and singular rap/sing flow and a defiant swagger that lets us know she’s determined to overcome any obstacles life’s put in her path.
Anyone who’s ever felt that kind of heat but is determined to break through the negativity will immediately connect with the singer’s first verse in “Go Crazy”: “They be hating on me/Throwing shade, it get ugly/They can’t cage me, I’m hungry/They can’t take it but they want it..
Check out the single now and share with your readers..
Asian Doll releases her first album on Gucci Mane’s 1017 Eskimo label entitled “So Icy Princess.” The 16-track album features guests appearances from Gucci Mane, Lil Yachty, YBN Nahmir, Dreezy, Smooky Margiella, Go Yayo and Yung Mal.