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[Music Video] Tammy Rivera: All These Kisses

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You might heard this pretty melodic song and didn’t even know it was Mrs. Flamez aka Tammy Rivera. She just dropped the official music – mini movie video. It’s basically just letting your guy know hey you might had a hard day, but I got you at the end of the day. Showing appreciation to your man after a hard day of work, love it! Watch it here.

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[Video] Jeff Prophete – “Every Day Im On It” @JeffProphete

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“Every Day Im On It” Official Music Video showcases a lot of talented entrepreneurs from different backgrounds coming together and supporting one another regardless of what’s going on around the world. With everything that’s going on in today’s society I urge everyone to stay focus, stay woke and prepare yourself, the grind don’t stop.

Watch on YouTube
https://youtu.be/cGJavFTWNXo

“I.S.O.M.” (Independent State Of Mind) available on iTunes

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/i-s-o-m/id1170381827

Also Available On these sites!

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/68mkEKj5lzooPuKLHZ27NW

Google Playhttps://play.google.com/store/music/album/Jeff_Prophete_I_S_O_M?id=Byzun3ejga4zlisajelgcns3e3a&hl=en

Tidal: http://tidal.com/ca/store/album/66542411

Follow Jeff Prophete on all Social Media links below!
www.instagram.com/JeffProphete
SnapChat:JPGwatta
www.youtube.com/gwattasquad
www.twitter.com/JeffProphete
www.facebook.com/gwattasquadent
https://soundcloud.com/jeffprophete

For Booking Contact @verlgwattasquad
https://www.gwattasquad.com/

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[Video] 187 Kane + Wessgogetem – “Gotta Get Mine”

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Millennials continue to change the way we consume our content one thing is for sure it has had a very apparent influence on today’s music industry specially when it comes to visuals. Hailing from Baton Rouge, Louisiana 21 year old rap artist 187 Kane is using this to his full advantage with the release of his new music video “Gotta Get Mine” Featuring another Baton Rouge native, 22 year old rap artist Wessgogetem who also delivers a powerful chorus on “Upset” off the “Gotta Get Mine” project. Taking inspiration from Baton Rouge rap superstar Lil Boosie Keeping it simple and allowing his raw lyrical flow accompanied with the hypnotizing production 187 Kane and Wessgogetem delivered one powerful visual. Check out the new music video “Gotta Get Mine” available now on YouTube.

Watch now
https://youtu.be/usOnhNlDqWk

Stay connected
@187kane
@risktaker360
@wessgogetem

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[VIDEO REVIEW] MONEYMADE BUGZY- WON’T CHANGE ?- GET HIP W/DJ MOS PRECIOUS

GET HIP WITH DJ MOS PRECIOUS: MONEYMADE BUGZY

FINDING NEW TALENT IS THE BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD NEXT TO  A GOOD ORGANISM. BORN AND RAISED IN HOUSTON TEXAS, MONEYMADE BUGZY ROOTS SCREAMS A SOUTHERN SWANG. STARTED WRITING MUSIC AT THE TENDER AGE OF EIGHT ON THE NORTHWEST SIDE OF H-TOWN IN A AREA CALLED GREENPOINT. MUSIC SURELY HAS BEEN GUIDED HIM TO BECOMING THE MOGUL HE IS BECOMING TODAY.

A BUSINESSMAN AND THE CEO OF MONEY MADE ENTERTAINMENT, HE HAS HIS EYE ON THE PRIZE.

MONEYMADE BUGZY IS THE SUPERMAN OF RAP!ALSO A PRODUCER AND CREATES MUSIC WITH HIGHLY ENERGETIC FLOW TO IT. RECENTLY DESCRIBED AS SMOOTHLY-ENERGETIC AND FULL OF PASSIONATE CONCEPTS, HE IS FOCUSED ON CREATING A UNIQUE STYLE THAT CAN NOT BE DUPLICATED. IDENTIFIED AS A LAIDBACK TYPE OF GUY BUT  HUSTLE LIKE NO OTHER, REMAINING HUMBLE IS ONE OF HIS SPECIAL PERKS. HUMBLED AND HUNGRY DESCRIBES MONEYMADE BUGZY DRIVE TO BE ON TOP.  RECENTLY RELEASED A FOLLOW UP MIXTAPE TITLED [BLUE AUGUST 2] LIVE ON SPINRILLA AND DATPIFF. COMING SOON TO OTHER MIXTAPE STREAMING SITES.

 

KEEP IN TUNED WITH THIS UPCOMING TALENT!

@MONEYMADE_BUGZY

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[FEATURE] David Banner: 601 comes to the 614 by DJ Layne Luv

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Sept 27th 2017, Jackson Mississippi rapper David Banner calls up 106.7fm The Beat in Columbus Ohio and receives some disturbing news. He was told that a rumor circulating the city was that he would more than likely not show up to the lecture event Speak Your Truth Summit. Shortly after the interview Mr. Banner went right to Instagram to confirm that he indeed was coming to our city and that he was proud to come to our town. Within that one minute video, you saw integrity, compassion and a deep rooted southern pride to always keep your word no matter what it costs. All qualities of being a real man.

If you have grown with David Banner like I have since the hit song Like A Pimp ft Lil Flip or major production credit on T.I.’s monumental album Trap Muzik (2003), then you know that the 2017 David Banner is not the same one we know from 2003. Of course David Banner always told well rounded stories, such as Cadillacs on 22’s referencing the death of Emmett Till and other misfortunes in his home state, but after 2006, we started to see a change and conviction in his approach to music. Maybe it was those Katrina waters of 2005 that destroyed his beloved state that brought about the enlightenment. Go back in time and remember how pissed he was when the world witnessed with it’s own eyes that the President of the United States George W. Bush didn’t give a damn about the poor and disfranchised in Florida, Mississippi, Texas and of course the city hit the worst New Orleans. This was his family that was suffering and he was the only voice fit to sound the alarm in the time period to speak about his state of emergency. (pun intended)

The Great Malcolm X said in his autobiography…once the light is turned on inside you cannot turn it off. Well Mr. Banner’s light continues to shine brighter and brighter as he brings awareness to the plight of being Black In America especially in the southern states. When Straight Official caught up with Banner…I had a lot on my mind. I was extremely perplexed. I witnessed and reposted the murder of Patrick Harmon of Salt Lake City Utah on my Uptown Weekly Instagram page. Not to mention being close to the case of Timothy Davis in Columbus Ohio. In that particular situation, by all means, we are grateful that young man is still alive. However, with strain and intensity in my eyes, I told Mr. Banner…”Sir, there’s a lot of people that don’t know….but I know you know….Please shed some light on how long we have to endure these horrendous acts in front of our face as we standby appearing to be helpless.”

Understand I come to piss people off and make them uncomfortable. Because pain brings about attention quickly. Listen, a warrant, smoking weed, running, none of that is justifiable in killing someone. I’m not just talking about black people. Whatever color they are, if they are not directly posing a threat to a police officer and they’re just running away, my friend there is no reason for anyone to get shot. See, white people have gotten black people to think like them, so when we see someone jammed up by the police, the first thing we think in the back of our mind is ..damn what that n***a do? Now unless that man (Harmon) was wanted for murder, then shooting him doesn’t make any sense. You see, we also have to stop echoing their bullshit media commentary, just like in the Kaepernick situation. They wanna say kneeling is a disrespect to our troops. Well, the last time I checked, America treats it’s troops like shit. So as I’ve said on many stages, the only way to get “the power’s” attention is either by the loss of money or the loss of life.”

I spoke with David Banner for about 15 more minutes, and then it was time for him to get whisked away to the stage for his lecture. As he stood before the crowd he commanded everyone to turn off their cell phones from going live at his show. His reasoning is that he feels African Americans already give away too much for free. “We have to start getting paid for our talents and gifts” he states. He also said in front a semi-light audience “If folks wanted the experience, they should have brought their ass to the show.”

He then passed out his CD #Godbox to the entire audience, and then had enough time to play snippets from two songs for the appreciative crowd. He proceeded to break down why conscious music may not sell the way mainstream music does. “One reason muh fuchas may not buy ya shit is cuz it ain’t jammin. Just because your music has a message in it doesn’t mean it should suck.” As he states that Godbox is one of the most important albums to hip hop in the history of it, only the keepers of this culture and art form can co-sign that prediction. And just as we saw of 4:44, #Godbox did not have the nightclubs in mind this go round, but instead another project to wake up the minds.

After the show, David Banner showed true southern hospitality and shook as many hands and took as many pictures as he could with those that had to wait patiently almost two hours for the rapper/producer to take the stage. And he also gave many kudos to the organizer of the event Ms. Tomiqua Perry for her hard work and determination. 

Lastly at David Banner’s request he wanted me to quote him saying “This is the first time I’m saying this to Black America on your article brother. Don’t be afraid, they are killing us anyway so continue to stand and speak out against injustice. They’ll kill you for obeying the law, (Philando Castile) so don’t be afraid. We have been so conditioned to be afraid of white people. I’ll say this for the first time too, most black people praise white people more than they’re own religion. They’ll cheat on their wife, kill another brother, lie, steal, do everything that bible told them not to do, but will not take a stand against wrong-doing white folks. Use that, don’t take that out, quote quote mutha fucha hahahaha. Because we have to address our conditioned mentality for change to  happen as well.”

Thank you Mr. Banner for coming to our city and opening up the minds to Speak Their Truth. And be sure to pick up #GodBox on all streaming outlets (iTunes Tidal, Spotify etc)

@DJLAYNELUV

@StraightOfficialMag

@DavidBannerLikesPictures

@Stateofhip_hop

@FleetDJs

 

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[MUSIC VIDEO] FOREVER DIFFERENT FAMILY- FLICK ME UP

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Flick Me Up came about due to Instagram. Most men and women when going out to Club/Party etc ask for his or her Instagram and watch it do numbers. (Numbers) mean the most LIKES, VIEWS, SHARES, and we as FDF: BOP FLEXMASON SKEENO Took that picture too be taken. To put on and made it into a banger FLICK ME UP is fun with Strong Energy for the kids and adult.and made it into a banger FLICK.

Video Shot WD Productions aka#TheVisionaryWDP

 

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[FEATURED ARTIST] E-Reign: The Future Of New York by DJ Layne Luv

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When a rapper dubs themselves the “future” of anything, best believe they have the confidence to know that the energy they are putting out foretells their success among the masses to come. It’s been a long time since New York City has held the crown as the reigning capital of rap music. Atlanta has held that title for a while judging by the amount of rappers that gets top priority radio spins and project sales. Even though the public may see the likes of Remy Ma, Nicki Minaj and now Cardi B all from New York getting their shine (Shout out to the leading ladies of rap right now)….however, it’s still many miles away… in fact light years from The Golden Era where 80 % of the industry rappers during that time were from New York.

Nowadays the internet has leveled the playing field for both rappers, producers and DJ’s and artists alike. The no longer need “the industry machine” behind them to be successful. Chance The Rapper has inspired so many independent artist to stay independent and E-Reign from Queens NY is no different. His grind is definitely being noticed on the east coast and he’s hustling everyday to become known in other states across the nation. The young rapper has the business savvy to put together independent tours with him as the headliner. From high quality music videos to riot energy live shows….E-Reign will definitely have the masses paying attention real soon.

Ladies and Gentleman… E-Reign.

SO: Glad you could join us man. Let’s just get right into it. On a lot of your promotions I see the slogan “Future of New York” ..for the audience, what does that mean?

ER: My team and myself, are just trying to bring something new and fresh to the table. That slogan is meant to inspire no matter where you’re from. I know some people might see that term as something braggadocio, but I’m not just talking about myself. I’m putting on for my city but I’m putting that energy out there to the world. I’m talking about my generation, my culture. So much pressure is put on us millennials to adapt to what was…and we don’t want to be told what represents us…WE want to establish what represents us and for that to be embraced. I may articulate that in a different way as opposed to someone down in Atlanta, but we are basically saying the same thing…we are the future…hate it or love it.

SO: I’m noticing most successful independent artist have a strong team behind them. How do you keep your team focused and on the same page?

ER: Yeah man, the key to a lot of it is staying true and loyal to those you started from the bottom with. From there I tend to keep a lot of things in-house because the trust has already been established from way back. By learning each other…things gel together, like when you’re playing basketball…if I shoot that pass, I know who’s going to be there to catch it. Honesty, also goes a long way. You can’t have a lot of “Yes” people on your team. There has to be people in place to tell you the truth so you’re not out in public looking stupid.

SO: What other states do you feel like you’re getting traction in other than New York?

ER: We’re definitely making noise down in Philadelphia. North Carolina has shown me a lot of love and our new spot is Miami. We did a show down there and it was crazy so….and we continue to just keep networking with the brand so hopefully you know, by politickin wit you ….maybe we can get it in Ohio too haha. (pun intended)

SO: So what are you working on right now?

ER: So recently I just dropped my new mixtape The New York Times Vol 1., and so the team and I are promoting that real heavy,…. and then we’re also working on a single called “Whatchu Sayin” and we’re going to be shooting a video for that as well. Other than that , just continuing to tear down these live shows to give the people their money’s worth.

SO: Ok here’ s the typical cliche question LOL, Who would you say your music is influenced by?

ER: Tupac of course and Nas….Lyrical storytellers by far that not only cause you to think but through their rhymes you can see vividly the picture they are painting to the listener. And I mean of course the no-brainers being from New York…The Jay-Z’s and The Biggie’s of the world.

SO: Lastly, where can someone find your music?

ER: Very easy, go to www.ereignmusic.com or you can find my music on all streaming sites. iTunes, Tidal, Spotify, all the heavy hitters. I just want to show love and get some back you know?

SO: Well thank you for chopping it up with us. We are looking for gigantic things to happen for you in 2018

ER: Thank you for having me. I really appreciate it. One.

@DJLAYNELUV

@StraightOfficialMag

@EReignesm

 

 

 

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[FEATURED ARTIST] Diamond Young

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Earlier this year I featured Charlotte area model Diamond Young as my model of the week on a popular model site. Little did I know, she’s also an amazing independent artist. Decided to do an interview with her to discuss her new single and accompanying visual entitled “Time”.

The majority of your model work is very sensual. Have you always been confident with your body?
“Absolutely!! I feel that in this day and age you have to be. If you’re not comfortable with yourself how can anyone else be?”

Do you write all of your material yourself and if not who are some of the writers you’ve worked with?
“I’ve written all of the songs that I’ve put out!”

What would you label your style &/or genre. Also who are some artists who’ve influenced your sound?
“I don’t know how to label my sound, honestly. I just sing. I’m obsessed with SZA’s style of singing and writing. It’s different and crazy dope.”

Which do you feel you’re most comfortable with between writing, recording or performing?
“As of right now, my writing. I’m still finding myself as an artist so I still have a lot of work to do when it comes to the performance aspect of my music.”

Do you feel that the Charlotte music scene is encouraging for indie artists and why?
“I feel that it is in certain aspects but it could be BETTER. A lot better. It just takes all of the artists here to come together and put it on the map! There’s so much talent here but I don’t feel that we get the recognition we deserve.”

What project are you currently promoting and who are some of the people who’ve helped you get to this point?
“I’m dropping my single “Time” and the Music Video today..there’s so many people who have contributed to helping me with my music, I’d get lost trying to list them all lol.”

Who are some of the current popular artists you’d like to work with in the future?
“Definitely Sza, Kehlani, Elhae, and Xavier Omär.”

What are the most difficult things you’ve had to face as an independent artist up to this point of your career?
“Trying to do everything alone!!!! I’m very headstrong and I LIKE WHAT I LIKE. Lol. I’m very particular about things so I’ve had to find people who I can work well with and vibe with. Honestly, these past few years have been very hard trying to push my music by myself. But at the end of the day this is what I want and I won’t stop until I get it!!”

What’s next for you after the release of “Time”?
“I’m going to start working on an EP and maybe even a visual project so just stay tuned. 😘

Thank you for taking out time to sit with us and good luck on a very successful music career in the years to come.

Booking Email: DYoung633@gmail.com
Instagram: @DiamondYoungOfficial
Twitter/Snap: @TheRealDiamondJ

 

For feature consideration email your EPK and two or more high-res images to:

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[VIDEO] KAP Entertainment Presents. RICHIE RICH “WE LIKE TO BALL” FT. FLEX & FINESSE @astonautfoxx

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Kap Entertainment artist Richie Rich Drops the official Video to We Like To Ball Featuring Flex and Finesse.

Social Media
Facebook: Kap Entertainment
Instagram: 843richie_rich
Snapchat: richierich843
Twitter: astonautfoxx
for booking and features: kapbooking843@gmail.com

Purchase single Now on Itunes

Mixtape Carolina Baby Dropping `10-10-17

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