Nicoteen Ninyo – Bad Things

Nicoteen Ninyo is a 19 year old up and coming artist based out of Los Angeles, California. He started producing and writing his own songs, 6 months ago, inspired after feeling lost by issues going on in his life. Being raised in a family where music was their foundation, he found comfort in this. Writing music based on how he was feeling and what was going on inside of his head was his therapeutic approach … Continue reading

[EP] After Hours – After Hours EP @whoafterhours

After Hours is an art collective from Los Angeles finding time within their 9 to 5s to pursue passions and do what they love. Comprising of just three members (Lio, Yoso and Pablo Tonez), they bring a unique perspective, energy and styles that all contribute to their visceral and enigmatic sound. Press play and indulge in their 7 track EP simply titled, “After Hours”. Stream in full via Soundcloud.

Black Gosling – BOG @BlackGoslingLF

Black Gosling is a young upstart from Los Angeles, California. The founder of Die Rich, which has been making noise locally for the past year, Gosling is pumped and primed to be a prominent force in and around the L.A. area. His latest video, “BOG”, finds Black back in his old neighborhood, giving viewers an up close and personal account of his lifestyle. From hitting the local liquor store and taco truck to showing love … Continue reading

FritsGod – OverDrive @Fritsgod

Los Angeles rapper FritsGod returns with producer Og Abi to push their single into “OverDrive” Born on August 28th, 1998 in Inglewood, CA, 20 year old FritsGod started making music in his Freshmen year of high school because of house parties. Frits has been featured on blogs such as Elevator, Daily Chiefers and Djcarisma.com . He also has opened up for Chicago artist Famous Dex. He’s performed at venues across Northern California including The Observatory, … Continue reading

Luke LaShea – Afraid Of The Dark @lukelashea

Born in New York City and raised in Los Angeles, Luke LaShea brings an alternative flavor to hip hop with his smooth delivery and unique voice. Influenced by artists such as The Pharcyde, James Brown, and Wu-Tang Clan, Luke has been honing his style for years. He has released two mixtapes, “In Effect” and “Off Tha Radar”, and was featured on JDVisionquest3000’s EP “And-1”. Luke has participated in artist showcases, rap contests, and live street … Continue reading

Casper & B. – Pancake @casperandb

Casper & B. release a high energy Dance/Rap song in “Pancake” with a totally unique style. The visual for the video is equally unique and shocking, as they bust into a restaurant kitchen with 7 twerking girls before the police get called on them. LA Based Producers/Rappers Casper & B. expertly balance rap, dance, and pop strictly on their terms. Mixing Neptunes and Lil Jon fundamentals with nuances of hyphy, go-go, Lite Feet, New Orleans … Continue reading

[Single] R&D Ft INDICA – Livin @darkskinromeo_

R&D, the self proclaimed “Dark Skin Romeo”, is a singer/rapper/songwriter out of Los Angeles, California. The LA wave maker began to pursue music while attending Loyola Marymount University’s College of Business Administration in Westchester. He would go on to receive his Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and pursue a full-time career as an artist in the music industry. Since beginning his journey, R&D has released various mixtapes, singles, and music videos, as well as having performed … Continue reading

[Video] 213 Zada – Astral Projecting | @213Zada

Love is born in the heart. Love dies in the mind. The first single off of 213 Zada’s upcoming debut album, “I Love My Momma” is “Astral Projecting”, a nose dive deep into the mind of an old man. Lost in the hardships of dementia, his reality becomes blurrier; with a brief moment of clarity, loneliness is all that remains From the West Adams district of Los Angeles, 213 Zada is a pure wordsmith, constantly … Continue reading

[Video] Amber Ryann- “Bye Now” | @RyannAmber

Los Angeles based artist Amber Ryann scoops out your guts with intuitive and conscientious lyricism. With the small coming success and release of her first EP, “Voice Memos”, Ryann plays off the reality of systemic truths and the world behind a looking glass. At a young age she found common ground within the creative arts, not only applying this to her music but to her contributions and dedication to quality visual content. With all hands … Continue reading

[Video] W$TN – “Steady Knockin'” | @westwestz & @freestreeb

Following their previous collaboration with LA producer Bugsyonabeat, W$TN returns with “Steady Knockin’” with a matching set of visuals shot by Skeye XB Los Angeles natives KamalShah, $treeb, and WestwestZ make up the rap trio, W$TN (WestNation). This rising rap group is not only catching the attention of listeners through their music but they are also a brand. Whenever you see that dollar sign, you know it’s W$TN.