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James Gardin contemplates past, present and future challenges on “Chitown Boogie”

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MUSIC: Sivion releases “Fight Club” single featuring son and daughter

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MUSIC: Alex Medina & Andy Mineo – I Can’t Wait

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SPEAKLIFE Radio: Conversation w/ Alert312 & Angie Rose SPEAKLIFE Radio talks with Chicago hip hop duo Alert312 about their new album and also New York emcee Angie Rose as she releases an exclusive new track featuring Th3 Saga. Also playing new music with Twlv on the 1’s & 2’s, and Hipsavvy artist Asaiah Ziv sits …

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ALBUM STREAM: Soul Design – By The Soul Design compilation album is being released by this week. Stream the full release below. Stream: Various artists “Soul Design” The Soul Design series directly benefits at-risk-youth outreach programs in about 15 countries. The Soul Design series helps us to continue to partnering with these …

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NEW MUSIC: BrvndonP fka Black Knight – Go Like This Black Knight has changed his name to BrvndonP and has release a new track that sounds a lot different than we’re used to hearing him. Check out the new single “Go Like This” now and be sure to update his social media handle: @BrvndonP.

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MUSIC: Davis Absolute – Last Supper Davis Absolute drops the first single of his debut EP project, Flood.Light.Forever titled Last Supper. The narrative of the poverty’s struggle is often seen through a lens of glamorization. Harsh realities are painted with a brush of respect and self-exaltation. Davis Absolute paints the picture of poverty and the environment thereof from …

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SINGLE: Cas Metah – Night Night This track is an anthem for all real emcees and deejays out there! Cas Metah teams up with his tour DJ and good friend Bombay (aka Bombeardo) on this banger off his new album “Old Fashioned” which drops everywhere Tuesday Nov. 10th!

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Single: Cataphant -Half Dead feat. JGivens prod. Ohmega Watts “Half Dead (feat. JGivens)” is the new single from Cataphant’s upcoming EP of the same name. The song is about battling aggression with kindness and redirecting the impulse to fight toward laying one’s life down for others, especially those who consider themselves enemies. The upcoming Half …

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SPEAKLIFE Radio: Conversation w/ Armond Wakeup Talkin’ about CHH Copycats + more Armond WakeUp gets on the line with Kwon Five-Nine of SPEAKLIFE Radio and guest co-host Asaiah Ziv to talk about the new project ‘The Epiphany of Marcus Graham’, CHH Clones, and more! Tune in LIVE every Tuesday from 7-9PM PST on / …

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MUSIC: Angie Rose – Unstoppable Check out the latest track by East Coast emcee Angie Rose. “Unstoppable” is a motivational track describing the truth that although we face difficult circumstances we have the ability to overcome in Christ Jesus. 2 Corinthians 12:09.  

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PODCAST: Poor Sports Show – NFL Week 4, MLB Playoffs + More… Poor Sports Show: Episode 2.3 NFL Week 4 + MBL Playoffs Listen as we talk about the undefeated teams in the NFL, surprise teams, 49ers, MLB playoff match ups, NBA Preseason and more! Live every Monday 1PM PST on +  

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MUSIC: Armond WakeUp – Jacqueline vs Angela Marcus Graham Wednesdays begins with “Jacqueline vs Angela”. A take on an early 90s R&B classic. This is written from the perspective of “choices” resulting from conflict & “over-commitment”. Sometimes conflict without immediate resolve gives us reason to make wrong choices. Sometimes we can be so invested in …

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MUSIC: Sherrod White – Won’t Quit ft. Shonlock “Won’t Quit is a motivational anthem filled with raw energy and hard hitting truth that I hope encourages and motivates the listener as much as it did me during the creation process of the song. When we go through adversity, it seems as if that’s the last …

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SPEAKLIFE Radio: Conversation w/ JGivens – Braille – Daniel Steele Humble Beast recently released JGivens album ‘Fly Exam’ and Braille and Daniel Steele get on the line to talk to us about the creative and technical process of the album and also what is was like working with JGivens in the studio. Download and Share …

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SINGLE: Marz Ferrer – Hotline Bling (Cover) One of our favorite singers Marz Ferrer releases a Drake cover and absolutely kills it! Check it out and let us know what you think. Follow Marz on all social media @MarzFerrer.   

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MUSIC: Joey the Jerk – Catch Me If You Can Joey The Jerk started his rap career in a freestyle session at lunch in high school. His interest in hip hop music led him to a Bible study in Los Angeles, where his rap career would be born. A founding member of the Dove nominated, …

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SPEAKLIFE Radio: Conversation w/ JGivens speaking on Fly Exam album JGivens speaks on the upcoming Fly Exam album that drops on Friday. Part 1 Tune in next week as JGivens takes your calls after the album drops! Tune in to SPEAKLIFE Radio Show live every Tuesday from 7-9PM PST on + Follow us …

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NEWS: Dee-1 Releases A Track In Response To His Mixtape Getting Banned Earlier last week Dee-1 announced that his mixtape “Separated At Birth,” which focused on highlighting Lil Wayne tracks in a different manner, had been banned for numerous reasons. Even after discussing the mixtape on Sway In The Morning, the reasons for the mixtape being …

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MUSIC: Transparent – 1Eighty / prod. by Black Knight Transparent drops a new single “1Eighty” produced by Black Knight. Download this track for FREE now and let us know what you think about the track.   

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MUSIC: Dee-1 – Call Yo Bluff New mixtape “Separated At Birth” drops in 5 days! September 15th! “#SeparatedAtBirth mixtape: Influenced by da rapper who had a HUGE effect on me.” – Dee-1  

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MUSIC: GS – No Commas Freestyle GS from IDJ releases a freestyle track for your listening pleasure. Download it free and let us know what you think and follow GS on social media @ThisIsGS

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SINGLE: IDJ – Jesus In My City 2 IDJ releases their 3rd single from the new album ‘Win Souls Or Die Tryin”. I’m Doin Jesus consists of GS, Norman Michael, and Speez. Check out the track and get the album HERE >>>  

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MUSIC: Armond Wakeup – Tell Your Friends One of our favorite emcees Armond Wakeup drops this track “Tell Your Friends”, listen to it now and be ready for his new project, ‘The Epiphany of Marcus Graham’ coming soon!

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MUSIC: Jonathan Baker – Biblical Art Jonathan Baker drops another dope piece of lyrical art over an !llmind track. Check it out and download it. Let us know what you think!

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PODCAST: Poor Sports Show – Kanye For President  Poor Sports Show w/ Kwon Five-Nine, Vegas Frank, and guest co-host Josh Williams. Listen as they discuss the Cubs no hitter, Tom Brady, RG3, Packers injury issues, and more in the Sports Section. And in Pop Culture they talk about none other than Kanye West running for …

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MUSIC: sto the last – ProPain VI  Dope new track from sto the last. Listen to it now and get ready for the EP that drops in September.  life, heartbreak and overthinking can kill you before anything else does. lyrics: sto the last beat: tek.lun mixing: godzg “生活” EP drops 9/17  

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MUSIC: Joey The Jerk – Don’t Be Afraid feat. Propaganda Joey the Jerk is back this week with his 2nd single “Don’t Be Afraid”, & this time he brings out the heavy artillery as he features long-time friend & collaborator, Propaganda. The song is a hard-hitting banger, with an even stronger message of an unashamed …

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