Krujay & Eazy The Block Captain Release New Single “Me Again”

Battle-tested and ready to go to war.

Fast-rising new artist Krujay is getting ready to battle hip-hop and for his new single, “Me Again,” he calls up an esteem battle rapper in Eazy The Block Captain to help elevate his star power. Stream it here via Duly Noted Entertainment.

On “Me Again,” Krujay delivers a refreshing traditional lyricism filled with metaphoric punchlines, edgy lines, and catchy hook. He reminds fans that he’s flow is not a fluke and will be a force to be reckoned with in the coming months, which he backs up the energy with a lethal new alliance in Eazy.

Eazy The Block Captain is best known for his rap battle with Murda Mook at Drake’s highly-publicized SMACK/URLTV event, which was presented on the superstar’s platform, Caffeine. In 2022, Eazy released his latest project in the 11-song album, Himothy Chapter1 Audiobook, which dropped last April on Gutta City Entertainment. Over the summer, Eazy shared his new single “I.D.W.I.W.”.

For Krujay, “Me Again” is another addition to a long build up to the release of his forthcoming album, currently untitled, which is coming soon. The new single marks his fourth release of 2022 with the addition of previously released tracks “You+Me,” “Recipe” and “Friday Night”. The upcoming project will be a debut. Krujay keeps fans up-to-date on the process and new music daily via social media.

Listen to the new single below.

LaRussell, DJ Gutta Butta, & DaBoii Pull Out The Muscle Cars In New Video “All About Fetti”

Bay Area stars LaRussell and DJ Gutta Butta link up with MikeGBeatz behind the boards as they put their foot on the gas in the release of the new visual for “All About Fetti.” Co-starring red-hot new Bay Area rapper DaBoii, the stars pull the muscle cars out and parking lot pimp in the Lo-Fi blended new visual. The video pays homage to a longtime collaborator and shows off the one-of-a-kind scenery that is the Yay Area.

“The concept behind this song was paying homage to Young Lay,” shares DJ Gutta Butta. “The original song was all about my fetti that went gold in the 90s and features on New Jersey drive sound track Popular west coast artist LaRussell and Daboii gave me the perfect opportunity to bring this track to life LaRussell started it off with verse and hook and i new who just to go to to finish it off with Daboii.”

In the midst of new music and an upcoming solo project, DJ Gutta Butta is currently developing a new documentary on iconic Bay Area artist Mac Dre. Gutta Butta reveals in the press release, “I’m working on a documentary, book, and new EP, titled Thizz Nation Presents Mac Dre — late record label — starring DJ Gutta Butta with new 7 tracks.”

Excited to bring modern-day awareness to the creator of the “Thizzle Dance” and “Thizz Face,” DJ Gutta Butta promises the opportunity to open up doors for new artists to acclaim greatness by aligning themselves with the icon.

He continued: “More focusing on new rising artists like the work I do, and I’ll have access to exclusive sounds and vocals for sure.”

Along with “All About Fetti,” DJ Gutta Butta dropped an additional single, which features Young Lay and Mistah FAB, titled “New Era.” The Vallejo star found fame in 2018 with the breakout album Soul Snatcher.

LaRussell and DJ Gutta Butta new collaboration is available on all platforms via Purple Lane Entertainment. To stay up-to-date on everything DJ Gutta Butta on social media.

“All About Fetti” is directed by Suzy.

Watch “All About Fetti” here:

1UCID Releases Debut Single “Miss You”

Music video coming soon.

After weeks of promotions, new recording artist 1UCID makes his debut with the release of his first single ever in the survivor’s remorse track, titled “Miss You,” out now, via own imprint. Sonically, the debut blends a wide variety of genres, including Afrobeats, New Age Hip Hop, traditional R&B, perfect for a new artist preparing to take the music industry by storm. Stream it below.

“Miss You” is a song of purpose, dedicated to past heartbreaks, the departed friend who became a brother,” said 1UCID.”Grounded in the shared experience of loneliness and emptiness that is felt when we miss someone, “Miss You” provides both rhythm and emotional release.”

“I’m bringing a daring and authentic sound to the table that will transform the lives of my listeners,” he continued.

“Miss You” is the first of more new music to come from 1UCID, and he announced two more new songs on the horizon in the press release. And with a debut album in the works, newfound fans can follow the new artist on social media for daily updates and much more.

Check out the debut single below.

Oya Baby Taps Trina For Militant New Video “Ride The Stick”

Flo-rida protege Oya Baby continues to ascend to superstardom with her magnetically seductive raps, gorgeous look and unstoppable hits. Now she the General of her own curvaous army in the new music video for her single “Ride The Stick”. In the new video, Oya calls on the Miami legend and upcoming BET Hip Hop Awards’ “I Am Hip Hop” receipent Trina to help get her squad into shape.

Directed by Alex Acosta, Oya Baby is on her G.I. Jane-ish as she twerks around boot camp rapping about being the baddest around and her product is addictive upon the touch. Trina co-signs with her signature raunchy style and appeal. Together, it’s a passing of the torch moment for Oya Baby who is set to take the South by storm in the coming months.

The end of the video sees the Baddest praising the rising star on her talent and bright future. “I wish you the best,” Trina tells Oya Baby on top of a tank at the end of the video. “Everything is going to happen. You’re a fuckin superstar. You’re going to kill it. You know I’m going to support you. So it’s time to live it up.”

The new single is the follow-up to her previously released single “Ca$h”. 2021 was a breakout year for the Miami native with the success of freestyles and singles “Try Me” and “Cinnamon”. Oya Baby latest single prepares for the new star’s forthcoming album, as-yet-titled, currently in the works and expected for a 2023 release. “Ride The Stick” is available across all platforms via International Music Group, Inc.

“Ride The Stick” is in heavy rotation on BET Jams. For daily updates on all things Oya Baby, follow her on social media.

Check out Oya Baby’s new video below and stream it here.

SportVVS Goes Pink In Live Performance of “Pink Roses”

Maryland’s own SportVVS pours up in his feeling in the intimate new visual for “Pink Roses.” Secluded in a pink aura, the rising star is a livewire with his signature Rock-Hop sound. The performance is in support of the artist’s upcoming debut album, Sport Mode.

“I feel like I’m just different,” SportVVS told DMV journalist Ahmad Davis. “Especially coming from the underground scene and being where I’m from. My sound is refreshing because it can’t be boxed in like most artists. Not many people are trying to make real songs anymore. Right now in my career it’s all about having fun and providing positive vibes, but in the future my focus will be to take my brand to a whole nother level. When I speak, I want to impact lives. I’m going to be the biggest artist on the planet.”

“Pink Roses” has accumulated over a million streams across all platforms. The single’s success builds high expectations, as well as anticipation, for the new star’s forthcoming album. Sport Mode is coming soon.

SportVVS’s culturally diverse upbringing adds to the unique approach he takes when writing songs, often pulling from his Spanish heritage to construct hooks. He broke onto the scene and cemented himself amongst the “New Gen” in 2021. More new music and live performances on the way.

Check out the new video below, and afterward, follow SportVVS on social media.

After Juneteenth, Sho Baraka & Mag44 Present “Black As Heaven” Visual

RMG Amplify presents a new collaboration between the talented Sho Baraka and amazing Mag44 in the new visual titled “Black As Heaven,” which is subtitled “Portraits of Blackness.” The latest video continues the creative campaign for Our Daily Bread Ministries’ VOICES Collection, who presented the documentary and soundtrack, Juneteenth: Faith & Freedom. On “Black As Heaven,” Sho sticks to his signature style of relevant and thought-provoking content.

Produced by Derek Minor, the visual interpretation is the first of two videos shot for the song. The album attracted to the video boasts 13 cohesive cuts that echoes the truth and revelation of how the recently recognized federal holiday Juneteenth came to be. And with “Black As Heaven,” the project features standout hits “Where Do We Go” and “Black Reconstruction.” The hits are accompanied by additional guest features, including S.O., Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson, Carvena, Marqus Clae, Chill Vibes, Reflect, Mark Evan Diaz, Lucius B. Hoskins, J.Dot, Derek Minor, Swoope, theBeatbreaker, and Rivertown.

The VOICES community discusses, develops, and distributes resources by Black Christian content creators for communities of color. The VOICES community seeks to share our particular stories to make God’s life-changing wisdom understandable and accessible to all. VOICES amplify God’s goodness, guidance, and help to us. Experience our stories and celebrate God’s legacies in the lives of Black people with us, as we bear witness to Black dignity and our identity as God’s image bearers.

“Black As Heaven” is directed by Nasia Danielle.

Watch the new video below and stream Juneteenth: Faith & Freedom Soundtrack here. For more on Sho Baraka and Mag44, follow them on social media.

Trust’N & Bkwds Talk Humble Beginnings In New EP, ‘Neverland’

Rising Wisconsin group Trust’N & Bkwds takes us on a magical journey to the well-known Neverland in the release of their new project. The five-song project combines different elements of Hip-Hop, Pop, and R&B, the artists showcase their versatility from beginning to end. And with the combination of elements with talented producers, like Milian Beats, Era Lake, and NextLane Beats. Over the crafty beats and blends, the duo address touches the topics of humble beginnings, heartbreak, and the lavish lifestyle their hard work has afforded them.

Trust’N & Bkwds on the project’s significance:

“Neverland is important because it brings a unique, self-crafted sound while still delivering musical elements as well as songwriting that meet the industry standard. After working on the project for two years, we are finally ready to share our art with the world. The EP is full of both happy and sad moments, capturing some of the emotions we felt during the pandemic. Coming from where we are from we never get the proper respect for what we’re doing because it’s never been a place for Hip-Hop artists to thrive.”

Entering music in Trust’N & Bkwds, the duo has always bet against the odds coming from an industry-less midwest city. Madison, Wisconsin has had a rough past with promoting hip-hop events, generally frowning upon organized Hip-Hop performances in the city. The latest EP follows the duo’s 2019 chart-topping EP, Lapse

Neverland is available now via Lost Boy Entertainment/Create Music Group.

Feel free to check out #Neverland below.

Torrian Ball Follows “Numb” With New Album ‘Philophobia’

Following a buzzing campaign that delivered new music videos in “Peace of Mind,” “Quad Cities,” and “Numb,” rising star Torrian Ball drops his new album, Philophobia. Available now on all platforms via Vibe Dealers LLC, Ball’s latest project is 15 tracks that dive deep into the new star, sharing vulnerability, strength, and pride about who he is and where he comes from. It’s his best work yet.

Torrian Ball on the new album:

“Philophobia is the fear of falling or being in love. This project touches on how messed up the state of relationships are and how the trauma from our past can ruin them. This album is the therapy session the world desperately needs!”

Ball’s latest work is the perfect origin point for newfound fans of the popular new artist. The project also comes out on the heels of Torrian’s new Live Out L!ve tour, for which tickets are available now for a city near you. Click here for more information.

Listen to the full album now, and afterward, you may follow Torrian Ball on social media for daily updates and more.

Alexia Jayy Returns With “I Need A Man”

Rising singer/songwriter Alexia Jayy has been approved by R&B’s biggest names, like Chris Brown, Rico Love, Muni Long, and Jazmine Sullivan as the genre’s next big star. Today, she takes center stage with the release of her new single, titled “I Need A Man.” On the new single, Jayy desires a soul mate and the love it brings. Stream it below.

“This record is about manifesting the perfect man,” Alexia Jayy explains. “Making kings understand that they are needed and helping couples realize that they have a good one on their side.”

Following her previous release, “Who Raised You” and “It Ain’t Easy,” Jayy new release is co-written by Jay Lyriq (T-Pain) and produced by AP Factor. Currently in album mode, as her single makes wave across social media, her forthcoming project is expected for an early 2023 release.

Available now via Collins Blvd-Foundation Media, stream the new song below. For more Alexia Jayy, follow her on social media.

Torrian Ball Shares New Visual “Numb” For NSPW

LA-based recording artist Torrian Ball continues to promote his upcoming album. Philophobia, with the release of the album’s third single in “Numb,” accompanied by the music video. In the new single depression, Torrian addresses his demons and entails unheard cries for help in the song’s lyrics, saying, “Life ain’t fair but it goes on / Everything feels right til it goes wrong / Ice running through my veins I am so numb / From the ones I call blood that showed me no love / Asking god do you hear me / All I wanted was to make the people hear me.”

Ball releases “Numb” during National Suicide Prevention Week. An annual week that begins September 4 to September 10, National Suicide Prevention Week is an opportunity to create awareness of this leading cause of death. The U.S. campaign is set to inform and engage health professionals and the general public about suicide prevention and the warning signs of suicide.

Ball on the making of his new single: “Numb is for everybody that feels like giving up, for the misunderstood souls all over the world that feel like they don’t matter, the underdogs that life has dealt a bad hand that can’t see the light at the end of the tunnel. This record captures that feeling of being numb to the pain, and it reminds so many of us that have been down and out that we are not crazy for feeling the way we feel, but most importantly, that we are not alone. The significance of this record is not only does it capture the feeling sonically, but lyrically, it puts those exact emotions into words for so many of us that don’t know how to.”

“Numb” and Ball’s upcoming album come on the verge of the rising star hitting the road the rest of 2022 on his own self-promoted tour. From October to November, Ball will be performing in all major markets with additional acts. Click here for complete tour dates. “Numb” is available now on all platforms via Vibe Dealers LLC.

“Numb” is produced by Native. Feel free to follow Torrian Ball on social media for daily updates and more.

Watch “Numb” below, and if you or someone you know suffers from “suicidal thoughts,” reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.