Russell Simmons master plan discussed in Variety Magazine

Hip Hop Mogul Russell Simmons’s newly launched network, All Def Digital will host its first ever awards ceremony on Feb. 24 and many news outlets are talking about it including Variety Magazine. All Def Digital produces a variety of content geared towards Hip Hop listeners and the African- American community. World Star Hip Hop Head Quarters, a weekly web series, is their most recent success. … Continue reading Russell Simmons master plan discussed in Variety Magazine

Donnie Trumpet and The Social Experiment Release Freshman Album “Surf”

Donnie Trumpet and The Social Experiment evoke the powerful sounds and feelings of Jazz. The four-piece band led by Trumpet, featuring Chance the Rapper, released their first album entitled “Surf” for free yesterday. The 16 track album features artists of B.o.B., Janelle Monáe, J. Cole, Big Sean, Jeremih, KYLE, and Erykah Badu. The band experimented with both elements Hip Hop and Jazz. Those hoping for … Continue reading Donnie Trumpet and The Social Experiment Release Freshman Album “Surf”

L.E.X. Eats The Rap Game Alive

Alexis “L.E.X Da Rapper” Dean Jr., 20, raps clean lyrics to inspire young people to pursue greatness. The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee student attempts to motivate his audience each time he gets on stage. “It’s actual Hip-Hop. Lyrical and delivers a message in every song. But, what makes it different is that it’s clean. So, it has no profanity. That way everyone can enjoy it,” Dean … Continue reading L.E.X. Eats The Rap Game Alive

Genesis Renji Causes Lyrical Genocide

Elijah “Genesis Renji” Furquan, 20, lyricist and poet feels powerful and vulnerable on stage while bringing forth an indescribable experience to his audiences. “I give all of me in a performance and you can tell I do. After performances I’m back to creator mode,” Furquan said. Images of the show leave mental imprints in his head of not just the performance but the actions before. … Continue reading Genesis Renji Causes Lyrical Genocide