Tag: Chicago Hip Hop

The Return of the Comp in 2020: Inside ‘Our Latest Compilation, Produced by Boathouse’

By: Allison Lapinski Closed Sessions and BoatHouse dropped Our Latest Compilation, Produced by BoatHouse on Jan. 27, a project culminating

Ajani Jones and BoatHouse Drop “APEX”, Announce ONE PUNCH EP

“Play a victim or statistic they say, just tryna live for the moment like I’m Free or AJ”.  Ajani Jones

Rich Jones

Rich Jones Kicks off 2019 with “No Clue” featuring Mykele Deville

Rich Jones is becoming the people’s champ. Holding down All Smiles at Tonic Room, continually releasing quality projects, and being

RH Interview: BoatHouse + Ajani Jones Drop “Futurama” and Talk About Their New Musical Partnership

Some of Hip Hop’s most classic releases come via a singular connection between producer and emcee. When the beatsmith and

Dre Izaya – “Out of Time” (prod by Dre Izaya)

“Changing for the better ain’t better til you ready.” Time waits for no man, a saying as old as… well,

Joey Purp Returns with QUARTERTHING

  “I need a moment, I need atonement, it’s more than music.” Friday was a big day for Chicago releases,

BBU’s UNKL EPIC Launches New Project with “Fight Back” (prod by Alo)

  “mind on vegan, pockets on White Castle, embrace my contradictions cause my truth is who I battle.”  For those

theWHOevers Go All In on New Track “G4B”

I’ve been a champion of theWHOevers sound and style since the early days of the decade. “G4B”, their latest release,


[RH Premiere] ShowYouSuck: “Rap Game Karate” (prod by Zak Jablow)

“Rap Game Karate” is the first single from AEMMP Hip Hop’s forthcoming compilation, The Prerequisite. The album features a great collection of

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[Video] In The Studio With Chance The Rapper and BJ The Chicago Kid

BJ The Chicago Kid was in from LA over the weekend and connected with Chance The Rapper to do a

Alex Wiley

Alex Wiley: “Swish” (prod by Rozart)

“Closed Sessions, went to school and learned no lessons.” Alex Wiley is still putting the finishing touches on his solo

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Chuck L.I.: “The Color Purple”

Chuck L.I. kicks off the new year with this loose cut, “The Color Purple”.  You won’t find any Oprah references