Shaun Mecca, a true son of Texas takes the essence of his music from enjoying life to the struggles of a daily hustle. At 29 years old, he is no stranger to the music scene being a staple in the Texas hip-hop scene. His style is in the likes of LE$, Curren$y, Drake, with an old school hip hop mix. He Has teamed up with fellow south Texas artist JIRO to lace up a beat by The Beat Plug.
Pittsburgh artist KH of Mo Scrill has signed a deal and is now officially with Taylor Gang. The announcement was made earlier in the week along with the drop of the music video for his latest single “She Wanna Have” produced by Ricky P and Pharomazan. KH has been dropping consistently good music over the past years as his style has developed. His smooth voice and effortless flow make for a unique sound that can’t be imitated. “She Wanna Have” was featured on his latest project, Nobody Sleeps Anymore, as well as appearing on TGOD Vol. 1. The video is next level in terms of quality. KH is seen around LA cruising with the top down and a gorgeous female sitting passenger. He’s up by an amazing view as he spits his smooth verse. We then make a dope transfer to a boardwalk where they play some carnival games, syncing up with the hook “She wanna have fun, she wanna have..” KH is yet another dope artist to come out of Pittsburgh and this is just the first of many of his hits to come. Keep an eye out for him as he continues to develop and mature. Check out the video for “She Wanna Have” below, as well as KH’s latest project Nobody Sleeps Anymore.
After Co-Founding and running critically acclaimed label Embassy Recordings for five years rising star, MITE, launches ALPHA TRAXX RECORDS. Hot off his recent DJ Mix for XLR8R Magazine and being featured on MUMDANCE’s FABRICLIVE 80 Mix CD MITE brings us an atmospheric, minimal beat with heavy Grime and old school Rave influences.
Coming off the success of YOUNG LYXX’s debut album, G$LMP D$TRCT, Mite tapped the promising young talent for vocals. YOUNG LYXX’s ability to have one foot in the club scene, having worked with SALVA, SCRATCHA DVA, HEROESxVILLIANS + MAYHEM and one foot in the rap scene having worked with scene luminaries like DJ TOOMP, DON CANNON, TRINIDAD JAMES and MAN MAN SAVAGE was vital for this record. YOUNG LYXX provides challenging lyrics about the struggles of the American Dream and the drive to strive when people are stealing from your table hoping for you to fail.
Portsmouth,VA natives Da Rookiez release their debut new single “Rolling Stones” online. The brother duo is grabbing hold of balancing soulful & energetic vibes as they prepare to head on tour top of the year. The now Atlanta based recent college graduates and music producers are currently in the studio recording their EP ” ?paRT-Y”, which will be released early 2017 thru their R.O.E Records label imprint.
Welcome back Rascal F. Kennedy, as you learned his first time on BOD he is from Houston, Tx, a city that is synonymous with influential rappers who made an impact within the history of hip-hop. His most recent offering “LOVE AINT FREE” a joint track featuring fellow Houstonian Leev who lays down a killer melodic line to compliment Kennedys bass rivaling delivery. This is a sick track from start to finish, be on the lookout for an RFK project in 2017!
He may be new to the blog rolls, but his sound and movement are anything but that. With his mellow visuals for “78 Kobe” Addae Yusuf Latham better known as “Addae!” an American hip hop recording artist from Michigan who is keeping that classic early 90s vibe of hip hop alive and well deep into 2016. With a timeless sound to his music Addae has solidified his place in the in the musical spectrum, and we can’t wait to see what else he has coming up in 2017! Stay tuned to BlogOrDie for more information.