Born and raised in Queens, NY, now living in and representing Los Angeles, CA. Kna-Lo Venge has met, toured and worked with some of the greats such as Prince, Michael Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Janet Jackson, AZ, Mop, Royal Flush, Jill Jones, Jerome Benton, AZ, Brent Carter, Lil Scrappy, DJ Clark Kent, Wu-Tang Clan, Sunz of Man, Baby Paul, SPK, D/R Period, DJ Absolute, Shampoo, Big Pun, Daddy Yankee. to name a few.
Kna-Lo has also had many music licensing placements including but not limited to NOBODY WINS ALONE a football anthem used for the HBO stand-up comedy special OWEN SMITH. Millionaire Matchmaker, Bridezilla, Catfish, & Black Sails. NBC, SHOWTIME, MTV, VH1, BET
Now Kna-Lo is ready to create his own wave with dope singles such as “ROLLERCOASTER” feat Brent Carter (lead singer for THE AVERAGE WHITE BAND) “What would I Say” a track dedicated to his recently deceased mother.& most recently KILL YOURSELF set for release 3/7/2017. He now has 2 albums out “ORGASMS TEARS SWEAT” & “PRODUCED BY KNA-LO VENGE VOL.1” as well as several singles all produced by himself.
Carving out his own lane by gaining fans through honest songwriting and frequently experimenting with his sound, Rio Pourcel weaves the concept of loyalty into his latest single titled, “No Z’s”. Solely produced by TheInferno, the single finds the enigmatic artist delving into a pitch-black night surrounded by his so-called shooters that exemplify the importance of surrounding oneself with a strong backing to ensure the vision stays clear and attainable.
Rio singlehandedly proves that it’s possible to make nostalgic and distinct R&B sound icy. More raw, the single still encompasses twisty, head swaying lines, such as “catch no feelings cause that shit gets in the way / backwoods put emotions in the flames.” A single that is sure to lift any mood, it further demonstrates that Rio has the capability to paint vivid images through his lyricism. A track that is simple to relate to, the single is one that is breaking genres and boundaries.
Desi Dezz looks to stir it up a bit by delivering a new offering declaring his love for “Young MA Types”. The record is a solid new release and the visual is certainly something to watch, half way through the video gets even more interesting. The track is an episode of vibrant lyrics and catchy production. The video starts off with females soaking in the enjoyment of a Jacuzzi with balloons, drinks and more as Desi opens up about his fascination. The scene transitions to flamboyant images with ladies ready to party, complimented with solid animation to keep your eyes plastered to the screen throughout the entirety of the video. Shouts to the videographer as the extra footage used in the video towards the latter half certainly ties you in even more.
As the hip-hop cultural continues to give birth to new artist, Orlando’s own Giulio4has debuted his second mixtape entitled,“Unreasonable Doubt 2”.
As a music artist, writer and producer Giulio4’s lyrics provide a unique and refreshing edge with the influx wave of mixtapes. Mixing his favorite genres of R&B and hip-hop.
Giulio4has collaborated with recognized Orlando artists including Pope, Johnni Cinco and Skooly. Introspectively, Unreasonable Doubt 2 provides a journey laced with unprofaned lyrics and unprecedented beats that challenge some of the top billboard artists today.
Who knew freezing could be so hot with RetroI$Awesome‘s new mixtape “32 DGRZ”. R$A touches on some personal events throughout his life while maintaining his “Calm, Cool, and Collected” aura throughout the tape. He is considered to be one of the most prominent upcoming artists in New Jersey hip-hop culture due to his extensive catalog of projects, singles, and collaborations. Throw on your winter coats & catch the vibes with R$A’s new mixtape, “32 DGRZ”.
When 23 returned as 45 and became 23 again, Don Mykel is here to bring back hip hop and the culture. With an essence unlike many, Don Mykel snaps on this new offering to make it his second release of the week. The Harlem rapper has spread globally in 2016 and looks to close out the year in proper form. The wordplay is uncategorized as Don is an artist of his own, the perfect mix of old and new, a legend to become, the young artist certainly has the talent to claim his throne. Don Mykel lets you know he is back and not to be messed with in this Stoop Lauren produced record below…
JONNY PRI$E can be found out in White Plains, NY where he grew up as a child. The artist releases his latest offering today titled, ‘C.R.E.A.M’. With a project on the way be sure to be on the lookout for more from Jonny in the very near future.
It is always a delight to the ear when Don Mykel drops off a new record. Today the rising Harlem artist drops off an up beat and catchy new offering titled, “Give Em Hell”. We haven’t heard much from Don since the release of his highly praised project ‘G.O.D Mykel’ but this might just be the start to a new journey Don brings us on. Word has it that Don has been behind the scenes working on something major, news to be announced in the upcoming months. In the meantime, enjoy the new sound as Don links up with SMTracks for yet another impressive record that will leave you yearning for more. More new Don Mykel dropping this Thursday, catch the young spitter over on Twitter @_DonMykel for all updates.
The ode to vixens Kylie Jenner and Rihanna serves as Banks’ latest offering. Punctuated by throbbing 808’s, the track is driven by Banks’ aggressive flow and melodic cadence, sure to turn up any function. Be sure to check out the artist below and be on the lookout for much more to come in the closing year.
Albee Al continues to hold down and represent New Jersey in proper fashion. The Gladiator returns to the scene today as he looks to notify us that “Michael Myers Back”. The new splash is a glimpse into Albee Al street life as he certainly lets any doubters know that he is on his way to stardom and nothing shall stop him. Albee Al provides an essence unlike many, you can feel the emotion and reality in his bars and that is something not many artists provide these days. Take a closer listen to the Lil ZHP produced record below…