Trav B Ryan and Rxdeboy share their thoughts on “Self Love”

Trav B Ryan‘s latest release “Self Love” is an aspirational and motivational tune that aims to recognize the individuals who push through the hurdles and obstacles laid before them. Over a brooding and somewhat dark soundscape, Trav pours his heart on wax and shows us that even in the darkest times, one’s inner light needs to shine bright to light up the way to success. He is also joined by Rxdeboy who delivers a smooth melodic performance on the chorus section.

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Volz and Larry Murvin share new single titled “Proud of Me”

Producer Volz and rapper Larry Murvin team up for this uplifting tune titled “Proud of Me”. Bolstered by Volz jazz-infused backdrop made up of warm tones, lively drum grooves and lush guitar riffs, Larry Murvin delivers a distinct hushed performance ripe with insightful and relatable lyrics while Volz adds an animated aspirational chorus to complete the mission.

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Brando Bambino and Planet Asia take flight in “F-16s”

Brando Bambino  links with veteran super lyricist Planet Asia  and gears up to drop heat-seeking verbal missiles in the ” F-16s”. Over the haunting and crunchy soundscape provided by Pyramid Tapes, both emcees go for the jugular with vivid and gripping lyrical schemes that lovers of rap would appreciate.

“F-16s” is taken from the Bandito LP Available Now (8/12) on Vinyl, CD & DSP on Man Bites Dog Records.

Listen to ” F-16s” on Bandcamp | All Streaming Platforms


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Vicious Teknique drops his thoughts on “Welfare 4 Oligarchs”

Vicious Teknique is not new to TWIB and in his new release titled “Welfare 4 Oligarchs” he dwells on the dynamics of power, politics and the masses stuck in the middle. Over a dark moody and punchy soundscape, he pours his frustration on how society is run by the elite who do whatever they can to remain in power while the have-nots have to scramble for crumbs.


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MOZË shares new single titled “Saving”

Melbourne/ Naarm-based neo-soul/ alt-pop artist Zoe Marshall aka MOZË (Mo-zee) makes her entrance on our site with her new single “Saving” which caught our ears with it’s cinematic and ethereal textures and of course her commanding vocal presence. Bolstered by producer Michael Belsar ‘s dynamic and layered production style, MOZË delivers a stunning display of vocal range from mellow to mid to high as the soundscape slowly builds up into a crescendo. MOZË’s songwriting is heartfelt and vivid as well as she pours her emotion on wax with lyrics that dwell on what dreams may be and have that inner fortitude to savour the moment it manifests.

Since debuting in 2021 as MOZËZoe Marshall has showcased her power, poise and profound ability to capture a room while supporting the likes of IveyWoodesYung Billy Davis and YerGurl. Her debut single ‘Afraid’ saw Marshall pouring it all out in a soulful ballad. She then followed that up with ‘Ruse’, adding more depth and complexity to her organic neo-soul sound.

Stream “Saving” on SoundCloud.

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Tao Shu finds peace while “Falling Apart” [Video]

Eclectic emcee/songwriter Tao Shu caught our attention with the visuals for his single “Falling Apart”, the love ballad is a blend of styles and showcases the artist’s vulnerability. Over a sublime piano riff, moody strings and sparse drums, he shares his experiences in a relationship that seems to be fledgling. He pours adulation on his partner and reflects on the good times while encouraging her to reach for the stars in whatever endeavour she’s pursuing. Tao Shu sure pours his heart on wax and blends soothing melodic runs alongside evocative rhyme schemes that listeners can appreciate.

The visual has a sombre feel and makes use of performance shots of Tao Shu in different places as he is flanked by model Gabriella.

Stream “Falling Apart” on all DSPs here.

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JahleelFaReaL shares two visuals “LoneWolf” and “Bet the World”

Austin, Tx based rapper JahleelFaReaL is not resting on his oars as he returns with two new visuals for the songs “LoneWolf” and “Bet the World”. The emerging rapper is slowly building his fan base and has rocked a near-capacity crowd at the house of blues in Dallas.

“LoneWolf” is the first cut and it’s a sombre reflective tune that sees the rapper embodying the spirit of the loner who walks the unbeaten path. Over a dramatic guitar riff and smooth drum grooves, he shares his thoughts on the issue and the dynamics of living life as a loner. He is also joined by Astrokeyy who gives his own experiences on the matter.  The video shot By Donn Diamond Films makes use of several performance shots around the rapper’s hometown and captures the duo in their element.

“Bet the World” is a bravado tune that showcases the rapper’s smooth flow and demeanour. Over the ethereal and somewhat atmospheric backdrop, he shows us how he gets things done in his own way.

The video is shot by DrecoTx who uses sublime visual effects and smooth transitions with performance shots of JahleelFaReaL.

Stream “Bet the World” on Apple Music and Spotify.

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Awon , Tiff The Gift and Padre Tóxico see through the “Hole In Your Soul”

Prolific producer Padre Tóxico keeps on giving as he drops a new jam “Hole In Your Soul” which sees him teaming up with emcees Awon and Tiff The Gift. Over Padre’s sombre and somewhat reflective soundscape, the emcees lay down the law with their fiery lyricism and insightful lyrics that remind us that artists need respect as much as the next man.


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Bullet Brak ensures that “Business Is Boomin’”

Bullet Brak is definitely not slowing down as he returns with a new single “Business Is Boomin’”. The anthemic track is made for hustlers and go-getters alike. Over a hard-hitting backdrop, he gets back on track with aspirational bars and an animated performance laced with lyrics listeners can appreciate.


Stream “Business Is Boomin’” on Spotify, Apple Music, Deezer


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P.U.R.E. turns up “The Kooker”

Suffolk, VA lyricist P.U.R.E (Providing You Real Experience) drops his new single “The Kooker” from his forthcoming Penta EP to drop on 8/26 via God Mode Records. The hard-hitting record produced by  Jamil Honesty is as gritty as they come and fits perfectly with P.U.R.E. ‘s commanding vocal tone and authoritative lyrical schemes that break down the laws of the streets.

Penta EP is a 5 track body of work that includes three tracks produced by Jamil Honesty with additional production from chatproductions803 and Willie Downy.



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