Video: StrypeZ – Sicker Than Your Average

 “Sicker Than Your Average”, the new video from Philly MC Strypez, is from the 18 year old’s God Level EP.  With the track produced by L.O.B., the visual presentation was provided by Luke d. Nowell.

Track: NephLon Don ft. DJ YRS Jerzy – Fuck Em If They Hate

Philly’s NephLon Don teams up with the notable DJ YRS Jerzy for a trap based release titled “Fuck Em If They Hate”. NephLon Don Don and DJ YRS Jerzy, who recently linked, are slated to release several projects together. Something for the streets, “Fuck Em If They Hate” is a certified anthem for the haters from NephLon Don who is also affiliated with SoSoDef/RCA recording artist Royce Rizzy. Keep an eye out for a lot more material coming from the pair of NephLon Don and DJ YRS Jerzy.

Album: [ZHC] – Mine[Less] (Instrumental)

Currently residing in Camden, New Jersey by way of Philly, [ZHC] earned a degree in music production at Berklee College of Music in Boston.  His latest effort, The beat tape Mine[Less] captures light jazz roots and east coast style beats along with live instrumentation layered with old jazz samples.  Proving he can excel in multiple genres of the scene, [ZHC] fuses R&B tracks along with trap beats for a truly unique listening experience.

Track: Moteleola ft. Lafayette Stokely, Has-Lo, Tre DeJean and Chakkra Tara – Thank You Life

South London producer Moteleola calls on frequent collaborator, Brooklyn’s Lafayette Stokely, Mello Music Group’s Has-Lo, Tre DeJean from Texas and Chakkra Tara who hails from Philly showcase brilliant song writing that illustrates the trials and triumphs of life. Pushed by Moteleola’s signature thick boom-bap drums, stirring cymbals and soulful sample chops wavering in the background from ear to ear, the artists line up to remind listeners to “give a little thanks when you get a moment to be in the moment”. “Thank You Life” will be included on the producer’s upcoming Oasis Black project, keep an eye out for the fourth quarter release as well as beats contributed to our WorldWide mixtape.

Track: Mega Ran ft. Joell Ortiz and MURS – Losses

Produced by Alex Minor, Mega Ran’s new track “Losses” is a heartfelt lifeline to anyone who’s lost anything or anyone to the high-stakes game of the streets.  Ran recruits heavyweight Joell Ortiz of Slaughterhouse and West Coast indie rap hero MURS, and tops it off with a soulful chorus by Arizona songstress Tina Estes, making “Losses” a vast departure from the video-game tinged tracks the Philly artist been known for as of late. “Losses” is the lead off for Mega Ran’s upcoming EP Wouldn’t Miss It For The World.  Be on the lookout for Wouldn’t Miss It For The World coming this spring as a free download.

Track: Mega Ran ft. Mark Pheonix – Monster (prod. by K. Murdock)

Mega Ran and K-Murdock are back with more video game fueled madness, this time bringing Brooklyn up and coming MC Mark Pheonix.  On “Monster” both MCs go beast mode on K-Murdock’s frantic track, which samples the classic game Final Fantasy III.  Available now, Forever Famicom DLC 3 features odes to Nintendo classics like Super Mario World, Ninja Gaiden, Street Fighter and more.

Album: Gone Wallace – Highway 35 | The Prelude EP

 

With his use of soulful samples and fan boy rhetoric, Gone Wallace discusses current world issues and future dreams.  Where his grandparents live, Highway 35 provides insight on Gone’s upcoming yet to be titled album.  An extremely personal project, Highway 35 is a reminder of whats important.  During the summer of 2012, life completely changed for Gone Wallace when he was notified about the passing of his grandfather.