Tre Digga | Artist Review

Tre Digga is an artist who's got the right hunger, skills, and talent to make it in the rap game. I was thoroughly mesmerized by his tracks that incorporated different facets and aspects of modern hip-hop. The first song that I came across on his Youtube channel was Downtown Girl. I think it serves as a perfect…

Built on Stolen Land | Review

“Built on Stolen Land” is an eight track album by artist Silas Luster. Over the course of its modest runtime of 16 minutes, Silas brings together different ideas about opposing authority, the establishment, and the idea of America. I found this album to be bold with grandiose themes and Silas’s ability to say a lot…

Music Reborn | Review

“Music Reborn” is the debut album from a Chicago collective known as “Bankflow family”. The team, which consists of T Law, Karizmatik, and Unique Soul delivers a 17 song album that showcases their strengths and what music really means to them. Over the course of its runtime, I was excited to see the topics that…

Off Da Wall | Review

“Off Da Wall” is a hip-hop project by artist Young Tee. Throughout the sixteen tracks, Young Tee gives an exceptional performance in Off Da Wall where he raps about his life, the come-up, and his insatiable hunger to climb to the top. I was mesmerized by the nostalgic early 2000s inspired production, Young Tee’s ability to adapt his style…

The Surface | Review

"The Surface" is a hip-hop album by artist FEELSOUL. Throughout its 7 tracks, I came to appreciate and enjoy the laidback vibe, clever wordplay and intricate themes dispersed throughout the album. FEELSOUL does a good job of fleshing out his ideas and concepts without wasting time or using filler tracks. He gives a ton of value through his…

Slatt Star | Review

“Slatt Star” is a hip-hop project by artist Yung Kobra. Throughout its modest runtime of 26 minutes, I was mesmerized by the stellar trap production, impeccable vocal inflections, and fleshed-out themes of this project. Yung Kobra is talented when it comes to crafting vibey melodies and trance-inducing songs. First and foremost, the production of this album needs to…

Ready to Try | Review

Ready to Try is a hip-hop project by artist Jake Bevan. Throughout the modest 22 minute runtime of the album, I was introduced to the creative world of Jake Bevan. What does that world look like? Stellar production, precise delivery, multi-dimensional persona, and melodious song design. Jake Bevan seems to have captured lightning in a…

D.A.D.E the Album | Review

D.A.D.E The Album is a hip-hop project by artist Yooda. Throughout its one hour run time, Yooda fleshes out his ideas and concepts through lyrically dense rapping, stellar production, and a rich list of guest features. I appreciated how he portrayed himself, his experiences, and his hometown through story-telling and incredibly scenic bars. From the get-go, Yooda cares about how he…

Live at The MTA | Review

“Live at the MTA” is a hip-hop/R&B album by artist Jamell Nyt. Throughout the 11 track project, I was mesmerized by Jamell’s ability to captivate my attention by heartfelt songwriting, mellow instrumentals, and solid performance. I came out of the album appreciating the atmosphere and vibe that Jamell delivers throughout the project. If there’s one thing that Jamell needs to be lauded for;…

T.S.I.R (The Struggle Is Real) | Review

T.S.I.R (The Struggle Is Real) is a ten-track album from Bahamas-based artist Noble Barz. T.S.I.R felt different to me due to its soothing and laidback instrumentals. However, the highlight of the show was undoubtedly  Noble Barz. I’ve rarely ever seen an artist care so much about precision and delivery. Noble Barz makes every bar land. His delivery…