[Single] Six Feet Under – Kris Sobanksi x Meta P

Switching it up here a bit on my end with this one. I am all about different. “Six Feet Under” is different, but it works. With the likes of P.O.D and Eminem, this track combines an upbeat tempo with fast and understandable lyrics. However, its the chorus and change of pace that brings this trackContinue reading “[Single] Six Feet Under – Kris Sobanksi x Meta P”

[Single] “Amourire” – NA2S

French rap has to be one of my favorite foreign versions of hip hop to listen to. Yes, I understand a little of what is being said but what attracts me is the cadence of rapping in the French language. I recently came across NA2S, a Belgian rapper who’s got a super chill vibe. He’sContinue reading “[Single] “Amourire” – NA2S”

[Music Video] “Can I Breath” – Rudeboy Tha Shottah

Coming out of New Orleans’ 6th Ward, Rudeboy Tha Shottah is on a mission to add his name to Lousiana’s ever-growing list of successful rappers. Just 22, he has seen first hand how the justice system has affected his close friends, family, and community members. Through rap, he is pushing himself with the limited resourcesContinue reading “[Music Video] “Can I Breath” – Rudeboy Tha Shottah”

[YouTube] “Memory Loss” – Track Seven Band

Track Seven Band shares their new single, “Memory Loss”, their first in three years…and it was worth the wait. Titled “Memory Loss”, this is Track Seven Band’s reemergence from the shadows to give their fans a track that will make them all remember why they started in the first place. Speaking from the heart andContinue reading “[YouTube] “Memory Loss” – Track Seven Band”

In the Spirit of Advancement and the Pursuit of Dopeness – Ellis D

One of my guilty pleasures of hip hop is stoner rap, primarily because of the pure vibe created on each project and track. Backpack rappers, NDO & Myke Kelli, form ellis d. The Chicago duo comes from Arlington Heights, IL, and have been friends since 1st grade. Through this friendship, they have been creating hip-hopContinue reading “In the Spirit of Advancement and the Pursuit of Dopeness – Ellis D”

Something Different – Leekyxiv and Generic tha Character

For Colossus readers, this isn’t the first time we have covered the upstate NY scene. We first covered Generic this past fall with his project Escape Tha City. Generic, or Eric Armitage, has not only built a name for himself in the Upstate scene but has blossomed a culture. His production company, Tha Bakery LLC,Continue reading “Something Different – Leekyxiv and Generic tha Character”

Escape Tha City – Generic Tha Character

Upstate New York is not exactly the first place I would think of when it comes to growing hip-hop scenes. However, that is exactly what Eric Armitage is cultivating. Going by the stage name Generic Tha Character, the young artist has created a movement of other rappers and singers from the Utica area and formedContinue reading “Escape Tha City – Generic Tha Character”