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DJ SAMORE – “THE DJ WHO WRITES”

DJ Samore 

Atlanta born and bred with a bit of  South Florida via  West Palm beach DJ Samore started at her college radio station , Florida Atlantic University’s Owl Radio  in May 2006  a ten year run which ended in 2016. She is now in  Dade County Radio,  Nu Radio Station, Highly Unique Radio She is the host of  DJ Samore Top 5  web series and video podcastShe’s been a Guest Dj  on the Schedule 1 show with   DJ 7Thirty in  2017) and the Atlanta Hit Makers Radio Show (current) on Highly Unique Radio

She has also worked at CBS Radio West Palm Beach which turned into CBS Broadcasting (urban , rhythmic, urban ac format) (2011-2015)She also had a small stint at Cox Media Miami as a board operator watcher, before she transition back to Atlanta Ga to further her DJ career.

Events 

  • South Florida from west palm beach, ft lauradale, and miami
  • Baltimore
  • North Carolina 
  • Atlanta, Ga; Trina Braxton’s Bar Chix.  Old Lady Gang, Kandi (from Xscape) and Todd (her husband) restaurant, apache, suite food lounge, sl lounge, and events across the city including open mics and such. 
  • Show dj for multiple artists out of town shows and on tour. 

Mixtapes – Various Mixtape Series and Collab mixtapes with other Djs and Artists 

  • W.Y.K.B.I. New ish (2016- current)
  • hot indie (independent artist series)
  • 2008- R&B vs Hip Hop 
  • 2009- keepin it urban
  • 2010- we getting it in 
  • 2011- the playlist 
  • 2012- u.e. Hits
  • south meets west 
  • 2014- i’m back 
  • 2015-the urban experience turn up

Follow DJ Samore!  @thisisdjsamore on Instagram & Twitter #GetSOm

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The Real Dj Spins Presents “Grind To Shine” 2

The Real DJ Spins is back with another volume of “Grind To Shine” mixtape, hosted by Quincey White.

https://audiomack.com/album/the-real-dj-spins/grind-to-shine-vol-2-hosted-by-quincey-white

The 19-track mixtape is brimming with superior cuts and mixes on tracks from some of Hip Hop’s most elite group of G.O.A.T.’s and acclaimed indie emcees including Rampage, Rick Ross, Fat Joe, DJ Premier, Termanology, Westside Gun, Benny The Butcher, Statik Selektah, Bun B, Conway, Jro The Chosen one, Sean Mac  and more.

This is a must play for Hip Hop enthusiasts around the world. Stream “Grind To Shine” above on audiomack.

 

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The Quest Chronicles: What Do You Want?

What do you want? Chicken or Fish? Stay in or go out? Make love or rough sex? Single or Taken has even been a complicated QUESTion! Sometimes you have to look in the mirror and ask, who am I, what do I like, what turns me on, what I do want, what do I need, better yet, what do I deserve?

To a certain extent like Lauren Hill said ” It can all be so simple, but you’ll rather make it hard.” Life ain’t easy but it doesn’t has to have so many complications if we take control the proper way. So many single individuals are always searching for that one but barely know and understand self. If someone is to ask you personal questions and on average your answers are “I don’t know, I’m not sure, never even thought about it, there’s a problem. How can someone get to fully know you if you don’t even know yourself? How can you jump into a new relationship without fully closing the chapter on the last one?  How can you try to find a doctor to heal your hurt if you can’t explain the symptoms and pain?

When is comes to business, many want to be entrepreneurs but don’t even know the basics. “I want to be a boss” but do you even know how to lead? “I want to own a business” but have you even written out a blueprint or business plan? Do you have the proper funds or enough knowledge to even get it off the ground? These are questions we need to think about.

Yes, we live in a society that is very fast pace especially in the world of technology but everyone can’t keep up.  When was the last time you sat down, turn off all devices & did some self reflecting? Do you even know yourself? You say you want a relationship but are you ready for one? If you’re in a relationship, are you giving it your all & or are you putting yourself on the back burner?

As for myself, I’m tied into so much as far as business, music & personal life that I didn’t realize things weren’t progressing the way I hoped. So what did I do, I stopped everything & did a reset on life. I had a hard self reflecting and was honest enough to recognize the issues and started to work on a way to fix them. We have one life so I desired to make the best of it. So if it takes me not going out or not dating to figuring out ME, my finances, goals & life all together then so be it. I owe it to mySELF!

To wrap this up, I just want you to look at where you’re at, where you’re trying to go & sacrifice some time to rewrite a plan so you can start living the life you want, desire & need. I say all this because I care. I want to see everyone exceed.

This is Ms Gotta Love Me herself, it’s T-Quest Tuesday & you’ve just been Questified! Show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media at TQuestGLM

Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have. To learn more about me or to hear about certain topics in dept please download my app “T-Quest” in your google play store & visit my website GottaLoveMeWorld.com. To support all I do, can you simply donate via Cashapp $TQuestGLM

Please support my new single #Indulge produced by RedWing Wizz on all streaming platforms.

 

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Introducing KMT The Ra & Prince Of Thieves

Residing From Denver Colorado KMT The Ra (Pronounced Kemet The Ra) And The Prince Of Thieves Plan On Making A Huge Impact In The Game With Their Latest Collab project Titled On The Low .The Single Was Released September 25th And has been gaining momentum Every day since. The Single  Landed on several Major Digital Radio Stations (Including Straight official Radio) Gaining 20+ Spins A Day Reaching 15k ppl Weekly and has More Then 2,700 Monthly Listeners On Spotify Gaining Hundreds Of  Streams Daily . The Denver Mc’s Released The single As A Test Run As They Are Both Preparing To Release Solo Debut Projects Late Forth Quarter Of 2018. Be Sure To Get To know Both Mc’s Below And Check The Single Out If You Haven’t Already On Spotify , iTunes ,Amazon Etc .

 

KMT the Ra:
KMT(Kemet) the Ra born in Detroit, MI, Currently in Denver, CO. Ex-BBoy and street performer of 8 years, starting 2013 has focused his creative prowess in Emceeing utilizing witty wordplay, story telling and humorous social commentary to reconcile his past as a HipHop Word smith
Prince:
Born in New Jersey and moved to Colorado at a young age, The Prince of Thieves found an interest music early. Growing up his household consisted of anything from hiphop to punk rock being played at all times. Struggling to find his own talent amongst his peers he started rapping at the age of 21, and realizing he had a knack for it, he never looked back.
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[New Music] Spazz Vs Armani Kay Is Letting You Know To Wait On It

Armani Kay vs Spazz is an artist from Chicago that is often mimicked but can’t be duplicated, she has that master key to the angelic harmony that she brings and also what we call the “Sauce”. She brings good music and enjoyable vibes when she hit the stage, a much very slept on artist in the city of Chicago. Being able to do further research on this artist, she has fans and supporters all over even in other countries.  Armani Kay has a trending song as a Single entitled wait on it and she basically letting everyone know that she is going and ready to set the game on fire and turn up just “Wait On It”. 

Born and Raised on the Westside of Chicago, specifically L-Town. Music has always been apart of Spazz’s life. From rapping with her brother friends at the age of 8, writing songs with her bestfriend at the age of 12 and recording for the first time at the age of 15. She knew she had a gift but wasn’t sure if she was ready for the world to hear her just yet. In 2013 she took her craft onto a professional level and start recording songs mixing singing and rapping creating this saucy sound.

Spazz dropped her first mixtape at the age of 24 titled, “No Apologies No Regrets” on March 10, 2015. The mixtape was base off real life situations that both genders can relate too. Spazz only son Laurell whom supports and motivates her was always around for the writing of each song. He even has a song dedicated to him on the mixtape titled, “For My Son”. She is very versatile and has a promising future in the music industry. She has the attitude, image and the gift that will soon be sought out.

For Features: shebespazin@gmail.com

SoundCloud: Spazz_
Instagram: @She_Hella_Trill

 

 

 

 

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ARTIST Cartel Gash CURRENT SINGLE “Presidential” Is Heating Up

Harlem native and Hip-Hop emcee Cartel Gash recently released his debut single entitled “Presidential ”  on February 10, 2018 and the single has quickly received recognition from DJs and Radio Stations. The song has impacted heavy worldwide (Social Media) and record pool alike and now the song has impacted on Internet Radio stations such as Platinum Radio , The Power 99 Jamz, The Zone 88.1 FM, and Hot 107 Jamz To Name a Few.   

“Presidential” is now available on iTunes, Amazon, GooglePlay, and other digital stores.

LISTEN TO “Presidential” ON SPOTIFY 

FOLLOW Cartel Gash

Facebook: @CartelGash
Twitter: @CartelGash
Instagram: @CartelGash

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Alyze Elyse: First Black Independent Female Filmmaker to Have Generated Over 25 Million Streams on Amazon Prime

Actress, writer, and film maker Alyze Elyse, from Greensboro, North Carolina, is considered the first Black female independent filmmaker with a proven number of over 25 million movie streams on Amazon Prime and counting. Her first break came with the release of her first independent film entitled “Innocent”. Since then she has broken barriers for females in the independent entertainment industry, both music and film alike nationwide, with theatrical release distributed through major platforms such as Netflix, Redbox, Walmart, iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, and Video On Demand just to name a few.

Through her company, Soul City Films, Alyze has executive produced, wrote, and created a total of 7 film projects consisting of 5 Dramas, 2 Animation Comedies along side her long time partner, producer, and director, Jarrell Crump, and has sold thousands of her films all across the country direct to consumers at mall kiosks. Alyze says she wants to continue to grow and bring different stories that captivate her growing audience. Alyze explains why it mean so much to let people know her story,

“Like any other creator, I want the people to know the story that is sometimes untold. It’s a lot of great talent in the world that works just as hard as I do and I represent their existence. I’m a success story and I will continue to believe that I’m living the American dream in a time when people feel dreams are destroyed daily but I believe my journey to success will continue to inspire many to believe even when the odds are against them.”

In what always seems to be a male dominated business, Alyze Elyse is doing things her way and is an inspiration to all young women whom desire to “beat the odds.” Check out Alyze’s film releases on Amazon Prime.

 

LATEST RELEASE OUT NOW!!! [Available on Amazon Prime]

Titled Release “Flowers” Featured on Amazon Prime

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I Dream Of $ Jigi $ by DJ Layne Luv

…And just like the Jeannie from the tv show her “image” caters to the fantasy of the male wishes (and some females too lol) but seriously that is not any of her concern. The true business woman from Dayton Ohio is focused on the check daily and very little else in the way of drama or negativity. Her name is Jigi Deniro as in Spanish currency. Her movement you ask? Pretty Pesos. The rest is self explanatory.

These days everybody says they’re about the check, but what caught my attention was Jigi’s consistency. It’s one thing to constantly flood a social media timeline, but to do it in a versatile way that shows your skills, grind, hustle, and doesn’t bore the audience…now that’s saying something. For example, early risers can catch her on Wright State University’s Hip Hop WakeUp Radio on 106.9fm bringing sunshine to her loyal listeners and informing them on all the latest happenings with Ohio Hip Hop artists. You might also see her at a fund raising event empowering the youth to stay in school. And for the people involved in the night life, Jigi heavily promotes Plush Adult Night Life ENT. 

Being that she was from Ohio, I wanted to do more than interview her, I wanted to be a part of the Jigi Deniro brand. So, I called her up one day and asked her if I could have the number to her manager and the information on who does all of her marketing and branding. She replied “You’re speaking to her. That would be me, me & me” LOL! I also asked her if she wouldn’t mind being a part of a worldwide organization that promotes a represents artist in every state (Fleet DJs). She said “Are you kidding me or what?…yeah I’m down.” After speaking with Aaron and presenting her artist press package, it was a go. Jigi became an official Fleet Artist. 

But please don’t judge her by what you see on the surface. Jigi is from good stock and receives love and support from her parents and the rest of her family. I asked her if her folks were ever uncomfortable about her promoting adult entertainment (dem skrippers) and she stated “Of course, any parent wants to protect their child from the pitfalls of this world, but they know that Jigi is grown at the end of the day, that means Jigi got her own bills to pay.” …she adds “But I receive so much love and support from my family, my mother especially”

What most may not know, is that even though Jigi is from Ohio she developed her HU$TLE down south at good ol Tennessee State University. She says “Attending school down there really opened me up to diversity and life outside of my Ohio bubble. When you’ve got all that talent in one area from New York, Chicago Atlanta, and California, different personalities are going to influence creativity and you give some and you take some, but it’s all there to develop what you’re trying to become.” I want to give a shout out to my HBCU family because I still carry those connections to this day….

She’s very witty. I asked how she feels when she thinks people might think she’s doing too much…and already speaking in third person she responds…“Jigi got a whole lotta Plan A’s “ I bust out laughing. “No for real…All my Plan A’s bring in some sort of revenue or income stream for me” 

She has a single out now entitled Y.E.S. being pushed by The Fleet DJ’s however, please go to her youtube channel and check out her other two hot songs “Lost Count” and “Lingo” ft D. Seanny 

Be sure to follow her on all of the social media sites because her star is rising and she shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon.

@DJLAYNELUV

@Jigi_Deniro

@StraightOfficialMag

@UptownWeekly

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King Bo Bandz: It’s Good To Be The King by DJ Layne Luv

As The Notorious B.I.G. said, “If you don’t know, now you know nigga!” Big boys been running things in the rap game for a long time. But I’m not just talking about big in stature but also how they think. But you must admit there is something fascinating about rapper that just doesn’t give a f*ck about what limitations people have, their mission is to do one thing, Smash The Game. They know they are tight with the rhymes, and the game they spit is relatable. From the first time you saw Ricky Rozay walk on stage tatted up with no shirt on….you knew he was a star. Enter… King Bo Bandz. The Worldwide Fleet DJ’s had a conference call this week, and our job was to listen to his music and offer an effective critique. I always take these calls very seriously because from the calls, journalist and DJ’s can develop a professional relationship. So I did my research and found his video on Youtube Life of a King. From my first impression, I saw the usual rap starter pack. The thuggery, video shoot in Miami, strippers with big asses, Bentley Coup, and trap references, but even with the cliche’s the song was hard. As a journalist, I know there are certain things a rapper does for appeal, but it’s my job to look for the depth of the artist. Subsequently, I went to my email and low and behold there were two other tracks for review. The songs were called Underdog and Lifestyle. Underdog put me in a mind state of the 2018 turn-up kid in the club. I then put on Lifestyle and it reminded of that Beanie Sigel The Truth flow. Bandz versality was impressive. It compelled me to take a closer look at the rapper.

By the time we got on the call, I had a lot of feedback for the rapper from Jamaica Queens NY. As we chopped it up, I noticed he listened very carefully to the questions being asked. The answers he gave let me know that Bandz was not a fly-by-night-rapper. I could tell he’d been in the game for a while. This caused me to do further research, so I went to his website and sure enough when I saw his bio, all the answers were right there in front of me of why the rapper seemed so poised and in control. But what I also read was why Bandz seemed so focused at this time in his life. Bo came into the music industry with a gentleman by the name of Russ Blade. In 2015 Blade was killed. At a time, where most artists would lose focus because of the tragedy, this increased Bandz determination to carry on the legacy of his long time friend.

As The Fleet DJ’s talked with him that night, I could tell Bandz was a people person. He stayed on the line until all critiques were given and all questions were asked. But when it got to me, he took my journalism serious including the hard critique about what records would work, and what wouldn’t work in Ohio. That scored big points with me. Hence this 1 on 1 interview for Straight Official. So at this time, I would like to present to some and introduce to others King Bo Bandz…

SO: So I’ve kinda explained who you are, but walk me through your relationship with Russ Blade and how that effects your music today.

KBB: Well, we were together since we were kids. So him and the homie Freaky Neeky in North Carolina now, started me rapping when I was about 15, 16. They had already been rapping since elementary so I was kind of like the late bloomer. When Freak moved down south, we kept it moving with me and Blade up until he got killed. So now it’s just me and I’ve just got to keep it moving the best way I know how. I’ve got my team and we good.

SO: So you’re from Queens?

KBB: You know it.

SO: So Queens artists vary from a wide range of artistry. Billy Holiday lived in Queens, A Tribe Called Quest is from Queens Saint Albans….but Mobb Deep, Cormega, and Nas are from Queensbridge but so is Shan, Marley and Shante’. How is it so much artistry that comes out of Queens from such a high crime element?

KBB: You just described the whole world man. I mean come on man, people try to mystify the hood and it’s regular people in the hood. Everybody don’t sell drugs, but there are people who do. Everybody is not in a gang but there are people that are. It’s whole families here man. But there is one common thing about people in the ghetto…those that live there are always looking for a way out. Being black like like Hov said..it seems like all we have is sports and entertainment. The trap is that this shit looks easy…but this shit aint easy at all. In facts it’s harder than a 9 to 5 because everybody wants to do it. Everybody wants to be famous. But if I had a problem with any of it, it’s when those that get on don’t create opportunities so that there are other examples to follow. But if all the kids see is so-and-so going to the league, or MC so-and-so poppin bottles and rappin, that’s all these kids are going to want to do.

SO: My biggest peeve about hood rap has always been about the influence of the babies that don’t realize Trap Music is just entertainment. I was talking to Quavo a couple years ago and he said that “you are who you are period, and any rapper that’s worth something is only gonna talk about things he knows about” So my question is …is that true? and do we as an audience have a right to hold you rappers accountable to the things you put out that our babies will listen to?

KBB: First of all, let me say Quavo is right. You can’t can’t talk about nothin you don’t know about. Just like when these rappers get on these records talkin about how much money they got. When real people know by the things you’re talkin about if you’re really gettin to the money. People that are really gettin to the money rap in detail about things somebody broke just can’t. What I’m sayin is only your true self will come across to the masses of what’s in your heart. People aren’t stupid. They know when someone is frontin. But to hold someone accountable for what they say and do…Nah, everybody grown, and everybody has choices. The bad ones you either learn from it, or keep runnin into bullshit until you do. I can only do what’s best for Bo.

SO: When it comes to Kartel Gang how hard is it to keep everybody on the same page? I say this especially knowing that most rappers put they people on from the neighborhood as staff. How do you make sure people act accordingly so that the money doesn’t get fucked up?

KBB: Ok first let me say this because I don’t wanna disrespect nobody, this is just an example. You remember when you was little and ya parents gave you that talk. “Now when you get over to ya grandmothers house don’t be on no bullshit” Communication. If we’re going in an environment where everyone can be themselves..do you, but if it’s some shit where somebody’s actions might fuck up the money…the people that can’t bring it in…might have to sit this one out. Everything ain’t for everybody. But my people know..we all trynna get to the money so we have to act accordingly in certain situations.

SO: I’ve never seen a rapper market 3 singles at the same damn time. Who’s idea was that?

KBB: Man I got songs, and it’s like you said on the call, every song ain’t gonna work in every state so Lifestyle is for my Boom Bap niggas. Underdog is for them kids in the club that wanna turn up and Life of Da King is for the followers and the fans.

SO: Lastly, what do you want people to get from your music. You really seem to know how to brand yourself as an artist.

KBB: One thing about this business is that you can’t control when it’s your time to shine. You just have to keep working. I don’t focus on individual opinions of my music. I focus on the masses. Right now I’m in a really good space and I’ve got the right team Kartel Gang. I’ve been consistent and I’ve been working hard so God willing, these songs will open doors for even greater opportunity. But some key people fucking wit me. Flex, Kay Slay, DJ Chubbie Chubb so I’ve been getting some good looks. Can’t wait to come to Ohio and fuck witchall. I’m just a dude trynna come up and tell my story.

@DJLAYNELUV

@FLEETDJS

@KINGBOBANDZ

@StraightOfficialMag

 

 

 

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