Category: Hip hop

MeganAugust 2, 2017

Varsity | The UI grad that knows how to have a good time

Varsity’s latest mixtape is a great listen, I’m telling you. If only because of that kick-ass intro that starts with ...

MeganJuly 22, 2017

Rizzy Reala | Philadelphia rapper that draws you in immediately

Rizzy Reala – a name you will want to note down. The Philadelphia-based rapper contacted me asking to listen to ...

MeganJuly 21, 2017

Raff Alpha | Baltimore’s most confident lyricist, for a reason

A product of Nas, holding the keys to success like Khaled and introducing himself with a flow that at times ...

MeganJune 30, 2017

Derrick Russell | Storytelling on meditation-like, intergalactic beats

The other day I received an e-mail including two links from East Atlanta rapper Derrick Russell. Admittedly, I was close ...

MeganJune 24, 2017

McKinley Clemons | The rapper that takes it up to another level

McKinley Clemons describes himself as the rapper that raps every day. And that practice definitely shows off. At only eighteen ...

MeganJune 22, 2017

Kofi Atah | Poetic lyrics on beats that sound like rays of sunshine

Boy wonder Gazpacho. told me how he used STK to find new gems the other day, and now it’s my ...

MeganMay 30, 2017

Suave-Ski | Real-life tales on no fuss beats

He’s all the way suavedup. That might have been my most terrible word play to date. Forget about that line. ...

MeganMay 26, 2017

OkayChé | The Cleveland rapper slash producer that is a total catch

OkayChé, you’re very okay Ché. Just listen to his song “To You”. My feminine side disappeared completely for a second. ...