“It’s plain to see there’s a void under your fitted caps.” Kembe X’s talent has never been a question. Since his debut Self-Rule in 2012, Kembe X has turned in great on-record performances, as well as thought provoking lyrics and story-telling.… Continue Reading
Photo by Bobby Reys Chicago has been on lately. The Second City has always been known as a musical city and the current rate at which it has produced talent as of late is only adding to that legacy. As… Continue Reading
One of the more impressive debut projects from last year was Alex Wiley‘s banger-heavy Club Wiley, distributed by Chicago independent label, Closed Sessions. Released at the beginning of the summer, a steady stream of videos and support shows both in and… Continue Reading
Photo by Jake Krez Young Loose, better known as “The Village” artist Kembe X has consistently put out some of the hottest music to come out of Chicago since hitting the scene with 2011’s Self-Rule which landed at the top… Continue Reading
The debut single from 18 year old Chicago native Maya Symone featuring Kembe X that should bring some brightness to this cloudy Monday afternoon. Be sure to keep an eye out for her forthcoming debut LP Melodic Evolution.
Last month we hosted a special edition of Digital Freshness featuring only local talent under the age of 21. The purpose was to showcase the new crop of Chicago artists, and give them a chance to prove themselves in front… Continue Reading
Dikembe Caston isn’t your average teenager. For starters, Kembe dropped out of school at the age of 15. He started rapping in September of 2010. Within a year, Kembe secured his first performance as an opening act for GLC and… Continue Reading