MUSIC

AyEl shines like a Diamond in new single

AyEl, one of Kansas City’s most acclaimed new artists, has dropped a new single called “Diamond”. Once again, the young artist has provided his city with a new wave as he continues to pave away his own lane. As we inch closer to the Summer, AyEl is preparing to release his EP entitled, “Long Way […]

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FEATURES, MUSIC

Jamall Lamonte – SUPERVILLAINS

17 year old artist Jamall Lamonte, member of the NA (No Alternatives), rap group based in Kansas City dropped his new single “SuperVillains” on Friday. With stone cold production from Mantra, “SuperVillains” tells of the varieties of distractions in this young artist’s life. From women to social media, they are all so called super-villains in his […]

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ART, ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

In the studio with A’Sean and J-Tone

Recently the KCMO underground rap scene has been booming with up and coming talent everywhere. I was able to work with 825 Studios‘s own Sam Kulikov to get a chance to sit down with artists A’sean and J-Tone in the studio to talk about their recently dropped project called Take This Ride. The project consists of eight tracks with only one […]

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ART

Donnell Jackson Talks “Balance”

Kansas City artist Donnell Jackson premiers his new track “Balance” expressing how “crazy, crazy, crazy” this mysterious girl makes him. With his unique flow and  exquisite sound Donnell has had many hits in the past. The artist has been making waves since he was 14 years old, and he is constantly growing and progressing as an […]

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FEATURES, MUSIC

Grand Marquiis delivers a new fresh, self-titled gem

Hailing from Kansas City, Missouri, Grand Marquiis is a new fresh addition to the quickly growing hip hop culture in the region. And today, he is ready to give us something new. Grand Marquis is best known for his emotion filled lyrics over his hard hitting 808s, with heavy influence coming from Drake and Travis Scott. However, […]

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ART

Dettsa shows us a “Heavy Heart” in New Visual

Kansas City rapper Dettsa drops a very unique and intricate visual for his new single “Heavy Heart”. The video was directed by Steez 816 and produced by El Jason. Describing a very emotional and rough break up Dettsa talks about his “Heavy Heart” and how he want doesn’t want to see his girl with anybody […]

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ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

AyEl is putting things in “Motion”

Today, One of KCMO’s favorite artists AyEl had all of Kansas City in a hype for his latest single, “Motion”. In comparison to everything this young artist has released, “Motion” is definitely the standout track. We asked AyEl “what this track means to him and he had this to say: “The track, for me, was honestly confirmation […]

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ART, MUSIC

“HOW DID I GET HERE”

Marquis Mclntosh KC Based rapper has a lot to say with his new debut, self produced 10 track mixtape,  How Did I Get Here. With surprising features from other up incoming Kansas City artist J-Tone and Tim Warren, the tape has been positively received since its debut earlier this week. Take a listen below. 

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EDITORIALS, THINK & LEARN

Creative Minds vs. Athletic Minds — how do they compare?

Basketball season is here and many people talk about Kobe Bryant’s basketball skills, but do they really know him? I picked up a very subtle characteristic from Kobe Bryant that has personally left a very big impact on my life: the Kobe Mindset. In Layman’s terms, this philosophy simply means never sell yourself short. You must tell yourself I’m […]

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