Detroit bred, now Cali bound rapper Quelle Chris left some of us puzzled when he signed his deal with Mello Music Group. I can say that I was curious whether they would be able surround Quelle with the right mixture of quality and youthful exuberance. Needless to say that Quelle seems to be enjoying himself. Not sure where this track ends up or if it’s just a random release, however, I’m pleased that somebody went in on the concept of ratchet (nice word play Quelle), that word is getting utterly abused out there.
This new video from Quelle is not going to win any MTV astronauts, but his goal to set a mood certainly materialized. Tracks like this were meant to be played early, while your cerebral functions are still hazy from the breakfast you … Continue reading →
because you had better things to do over the weekend then surf the web 1. Gaslamp Killer’s album is quickly approaching it’s departure date. The third single released off the forthcoming album “Breakthrough” is a doosy and features the festival circuit favorite … Continue reading →
Twenty seconds into the first track I realized I’d been nodding my head like a bobble-head doll and I haven’t heard a verse yet. Yes, Denmark Vessey can craft a dope beat, those of you unfamiliar may want to check out his … Continue reading →
The new video from Crown Nation member Denmark Vessey is a no-nonsense snippet of the quality that is coming out of Detroit right now, it almost looks too easy. Terminator 2 arcade game meets the neighborhood stoop shot is a classic … Continue reading →
It is somewhat hard to define who House Shoes really is. If there were such a thing as cult characters in hip hop, he’d definitely be on the list. Yes, you could call him a DJ, and yes he certainly … Continue reading →
Calliko ft. GlC – Cruisin (prod. by Big Head Beats) Dark Time Sunshine – A Walk In The Park Gunplay, Stalley, Wale, Meek Mill, And Rick Ross-Power Circle (Feat. Kendrick Lamar) House Shoes-Nails (Feat. Quelle Chris And Guilty Simpson) Rapper … Continue reading →
Last week, I gave my predications for this year’s Bay Area Freshman 10. This week, we move up to my predictions on the national scene. As with last week, these are definitely not my 10 favorite up and coming rappers, … Continue reading →