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NEW HEAT: JARO “for her”

Producer Jaro been cooking up the goods lately, now that he quit his job thank to twitter exchange for this track “for her”, we hope to be hearing more greatness. Jaro’s music always has the perfect vibes to set the energy off right, “for you” is no different. Be on…

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NEW HEAT: BOATHOUSE “TRUS ME”

A re-work of some Travis Scott from Closed Sessions’ BoatHouse, “Trus Me” is an absolute slapper. Been a minute since we heard BoatHouse get this greasy, as the drums on this one bang out, but no doubt there are some signature BoatHouse vibes throughout. Fuck with it.

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NEW HEAT: SYLVAN LACUE X SABA “BEST ME (REMIX)”

Chi-Town and Miami link up and go hard on the bars as Saba hops on Sylvan Lacue’s “Best Me” Remix. These two have a clear chemistry as Sylvan mile a minute flow mixes with hints of melodics, a method very in tune with the stylistics that Saba is known to…

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NEW HEAT: QARI “PRESSURE” W/ TRELLDASHOOTA X “NIGHT SHADE”

Qari releases two joints that are both hot as fuck. The first, “Pressure” features long time studio homie TrellDaShoota and is def stepping on anybody’s neck that wants to test, with production from Mulatto, it’s a lethal cut. “Night Shade” produced by 5heriff has a nice lil guitar chop over…

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NEW VID: FEMDOT “SOUL”

After an explosive 2016, Femdot is def one of our candidates for a huge 2017. Today he drops his new visual for the low key “Soul”, but don’t let that descriptor fool you as this one is def impactful. Be on the look out for more from dude this year,…

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NEW VID: RADAMIZ X HISTORY “poweR”

In the time when we were putting together our big Countdown 2 Midnight tape, one of the illest discoveries we made was a project called Writeous from a BK emcee we knew little about, but the music spoke for itself, this was some gully fuckin’ shit made with precision. Since that time…

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RECAP: WBEZ X VOCALO X YCA BLOCK PARTY 2017

The winter block party has a been a dope event for the past couple years put together by WBEZ, Vocalo, and YCA. This year the spotlight was on the most vital asset in the current Chicago Hip Hop wave in celebrating some of the great, talented women that have graced…

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RECAP: ***ALL SMILES*** 1/26/2017

  Photos from 119′s own Mike Bump Once again JonesKorp and 119 got it LIT at Tonic Room for the very successful return of ***ALL SMILES***.  After a December hiatus, the new year is alive and well with the type of show ***ALL SMILES*** is known to bring, as we…

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NEW HEAT: KAMI “SCENE GIRL” (PRD. KNOX FORTUNE)

Back when we were recording our Chicago Sight and Sound mixtape at LPeezy Studios, Papi Beatz and Knox Fortune were like kids on Christmas playing with a host of new synthesizers. Flash forward to now, Knox is EP’ing Kami’s debut tape and seems to have mastered the synths to such an…

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NEW HEAT: BRIAN FRESCO “MIRACLE” (PRD. MANO)

Save Money’s casanova is back with a big collab with Treated Crew’s Mano with “Miracle”. Fresco go’s in hard on this reflective joint, speaking in on the “miracle in his vision”, Mano of course laces this one to make it an epic. Hopefully you’ll hear more from Fresco soon.

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