Top 5 Up-and-Coming Hip-Hop Artists from Seattle

Moor Gang

Showing growth in the face of rap, Seattle now boasts such acts as Macklemore, the Boom Bap Project, and DZ—but the city is just getting started. Seattle is sometimes referred to as the birthplace of hip-hop due to its presence of pioneers Sir Mix-A-Lot and the Sugarhill Gang. Although, until recently, hip-hop has seemed to fall…

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Azealia Banks Attacks Zayn Malik on Twitter


Azealia Banks is now in trouble again after a Twitter outburst against Zayn Malik, angering countless fans and even the British government. Although Zayn is not the first to be the target of Azealia Banks’ words (some others including Beyoncé, Kanye West, and even Sarah Palin), he is filling the spot now. The beef started on Instagram after…

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Le’Veon Bell Talks Hip-Hop Collaboration With Snoop Dogg

Juice Le'Veon Bell

            Le’Veon Bell is far from the first person to venture from the NFL to the rap scene, though he may become the first to gain credibility through one of hip-hop’s most legendary acts, Snoop Dogg. Le’Veon Bell’s rapping career first started out in 2014 with the name “Juice,” under which he released the mixtape…

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ILoveMakonnen Releases New Single, “Keep It Low”


In the midst of breaking away from Drake’s exposure, ILoveMakonnen has been keeping busy in the studio. The “Tuesday” star has been on fire recently, with the release of his mixtape, Drink More Water 6, as well as several new singles including “Jag” and “Loaded up,” which happens to feature ATL-rapper, Lil Yachty. And now, ILoveMakonnen chalks…

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9 Ways To Perfect Your EPK

Perfect Your EPK

Your Electronic Press Kit (EPK) is your bread and butter when working to establish yourself as an independent hip-hop artist. In the battle for relevant exposure, you will be competing with countless other acts at a time, and you will need all of your tools together in order to perfect your EPK. An artist’s EPK is a comprehensive…

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