ART, ARTISTS, BRANDS, DESIGNERS, EDITORIALS, FASHION, MODELS

MOYSILK, a new name in fashion

photos taken from instagram @moysilk Meet MOYSILK. Or, as his family and friends know him as, 18 year-old designer Marcus Murphy. The young artist who hails from Washington, D.C., is one of the East Coast’s most prominent creative gems. If you have DMV connections on social media, it’s likely you’ve come across his Instagram page or […]

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ART, ARTISTS

Don’t Sleep on Majestic Wordsmith Kewalnam Christ

Author Kewalnam Christ is back with new solemn and remarkable works. Since we last interviewed him and his fellow artistic counterparts, Christ has started a new content-based company called THE CREATRIX HAUS & Co., named after the collective. Their upcoming collaborative project caters to the culture by providing a platform for creatives to express themselves […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

Anwar releases his relentless new track”RARRI”

St. Louis is always bringing its own flavor to the table. Without an identifiable sound, St. Louis is able to expose the world to music that is rarely comparable to anything else. This is highly exemplified in the young and talented artist, Anwar. His daunting and almost demonic sounding voice delivers a tune that can […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

A CXS Premier: B.O.B. – Sir Eddie C

Sir Eddie C is back with his new track B.O.B (back on my bullshit). Within this song Eddie perfectly combines  his ability create a catchy hook while still maintaining solid verses. Overall this songs beat and production make it something almost impossible not to bob your head to. So make sure to check out this […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

Smokepurpp is back again with 3 new tracks 

Smokepurpp the south Florida rapper who just recently signed to Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack records is back with 3 new songs, bih, drop top, and can’t pick up. After the release of his debut project deadstar, purpp has been on a hot streak performing at nearly every big event and even releasing his own video […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC, NEWS

Lil Peep has passed away at 21

Gustav Åhr, better known as escalating alternative hip hop artist Lil Peep, has passed away at the age of 21. On November 15, 2017, reports of Peep being passed out on his tour bus in Tucson, Arizona arose before a scheduled show. Adam22 of No Jumper and also close friend of Peep later shared on […]

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ART, ARTISTS, MUSIC, THINK & LEARN

How SZA Reimagines the Glory of Black Femininity

“Black Girl Magic”.  A contemporary phrase that addresses the brilliance and power that black women around the world embody, these three seemingly simple words honor the enduring trials and tribulations of being both black and female in societal structures developed by racism and patriarchal definition.  Being existentially a minority within a minority, the media ( […]

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ART, ARTISTS, DESIGNERS, THINK & LEARN

Getting to know NYC based artistic collective “The Creatrix Haus”

Passionate and insightful with talent ranging from writing to pretty much everything out there briefly captures the empowering essence of “The Creatrix Haus”. The collective is composed of artistically as well as intellectually equipped individuals hailing from the inner boroughs of the bustling New York City. The group expresses themselves through nearly every medium of […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

Native Youth – BODY TALK [MUSIC VIDEO]

Indigenous to the city of Miami, alternative R&B singer, Native Youth has delivered a video to her debut track, Body Talk. The track is featured on her debut EP, Polarized. Native Youth takes an unorthodox approach to her R&B singing style, hence the alternative title. She describes herself as alternative because of the way her music blends and […]

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ARTISTS, EDITORIALS, MUSIC

CXS FRESHMAN LIST 2017

It’s that time of the year again; the infamous unveiling of XXL’s Freshman List. As expected, it has received an ample amount of mixed reviews and caused controversy across the music realm. Compared to previously released XXL Freshman Lists, 2017’s edition is contentious and debatable. Many people took to social media voicing their opinions as […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

Trill ÀK- “My Queen”

Trill ÀK, an 18 year-old rapper out of North Virginia, drops off a new tune as his biggest hit so far in his young music career in “My Queen”. The beat was inspired by Playboi Carti’s song, “Let it Go”. The track is dedicated to his now, ex-girlfriend which at the time was a girl he […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

Sir Adams – “FOREST OF WAVES”

Multi-talented artist, Sir Adams, brings his story-telling abilities to the forefront in his latest single, “Forest of Waves”. He channels producers vi$u, sLoFF, and okio noman to assist him on the production side of the track. Sir Adams is an artist repping Kansas City, Missouri, part of a strong uprising movement that’s flourishing out of the midwest. He […]

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ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

Wowie Donn takes us to “Calabasas”

Wowie Island’s head honcho, Wowie Donn, has returned to take us on a trip to the Westcoast. His latest track, “Calabasas”, features wavy production from baby blue and a subject everyone can relate to — a life of luxury and no worries. The Donn released the track on March 31st, which happens to be his birthday; leaving […]

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