BJ The Chicago Kid News
- BJ The Chicago Kid's Major Label Debut Will Feature Chance The Rapper & Kendrick LamarJul 23, 2015 at 02:32pmFor several years now, BJ The Chicago Kid has been one of R&B's unsung heroes. He's guested on tracks by Freddie Gibbs, Casey Veggies, Big K.R.I.T., Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, Joey Bada$$ and pretty much everybody in TDE, and now it's time for him to step into the spotlight as a solo artist. This fall, he'll release his major label debut, In My Mind (not to be confused with Pharrell's debut album of the same name), on Motown, and it'll have some pretty massive features on it.
- Skeme Announces New Album "Ingleworld 2," Shares TracklistJun 6, 2015 at 10:52amWe've got exciting news for all of you Skeme fans out there today: the L.A. rapper's announced his new album, Ingleworld 2, and shared the star-studded tracklist. Check out the front and back artwork in the gallery above, and take a peek at the tracklist below.
- Review: Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment's "SURF"Jun 1, 2015 at 06:55pmAfter a long wait, SURF is finally here. The debut LP from The Social Experiment (aka SOX) is billed as Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment despite the fact that the band’s biggest star is obviously Chance The Rapper. The album features, although they aren’t listed on the iTunes version of the free album, the likes of J. Cole, Big Sean, B.o.B, Busta Rhymes, and tons more, making SURF one of the year’s most star-studded affairs.
- Underrated Audio: November 8 – November 14Nov 15, 2014 at 10:11amUnderrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here. This week proved to be a big one for those VERY HOTTTTT drops, with lots of high-rated singles hitting the site. It's almost a guarantee those dudes racked in over 20k views, but let's take a look at a few underdogs. N.No, Shorty K, Benzel and B.J. The Chicago Kid are highlighted this week.
- Underrated Audio: October 4 - October 10Oct 11, 2014 at 10:40amUnderrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here.
- Samples Of The Week: September 11Sep 11, 2014 at 09:39amWhen hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music. Today, sampling has become less common, but a choice sample can still push a track from lukewarm to hot faster than you can say "uh-huh honey".