trap

  • Oclakam – “OKLAVERT” – a synthesis of melodic and lyrical styles!

    With all the magnetism and gritty rap pizzazz, comes Oclakam, a rapper, and CEO of Street Literature, whose career I’ve just been drawn to now with the release of his 8-track mixtape project “OKLAVERT”. The rapper explores a fucked-up, no-filter world, surrounded by honesty, and musical juxtaposition. Oclakam is...
  • Swedish based producer Makalo is on Fire!

    We know that it is important to praise music artists for their lyrical and vocal skill, but we need to remember that it is also important to credit the producers. Without the producer, your favorite song wouldn’t exist. In trap, hip-hop, reggaeton and dance music, producers play a key...
  • Miklo releases his brand new EP ‘Free Me’

    Miklo is a brand new music artist from Amsterdam. His first EP ‘Free Me’ released April 7th. With his high euphoric voice Miklo breathes the free minded atmosphere of his hometown. The EP is a mix of mellow pop music with an influence of trap. The EP is a...
  • “Align” is everything we can appreciate Jaa for!

    Josh Amin aka Jaa The Prophet, or simply Jaa, is a 23 year old artist from North Jersey. He has been making music for about 6 years now. Jaa used to work with Janoris Jenkins from the NFL, but sadly their producer (Trypps Beatz aka Roosevelt Rene) was murdered....
  • Clippa Cartier – “Wine Dark” – a strong command of style and substance!

    The father of three daughters, Clippa Cartier is a 26 year old rapper from Eugene, Oregon. The rapper known for his hard hitting trap/club style music, grew up with a variety of influences, from Too Short all the way to Sam Cooke. Ultimately, he draws inspiration from his brothers...
  • SyhG – “Heartbreaker” keeps driving his momentum!

    Take a quick run through his catalog and projects, and you’ll soon love every minute of it, if the modern new wave rap scene is your thing. The lyrics, the flow, the rhythm, all the way down to the vibe and transitions. Big up to SyhG for writing all...
  • Ghumble – “Humble Plays” delivers hints of immense potential!

    What impresses me the most about the EP “Humble Plays” is that, in a time where trap music is so over saturated and formulated, Ghumble was able to deliver with a very well-crafted project. Every song sounds different, and they all feel like they fit within the EP’s loosely...
  • Sean Chris – “Taylor’s Sacrifice” – a rarity in today’s music scene

    Sean Chris is a skilled artist who simply doesn’t waste a bar, whether he’s singing the hook or rhyming to the rhythm. He’s the type of artist that will give you that urge to rewind his verses over and over again. With his angular, resonant tone and a natural...
  • Producer Cy Matik understands the mechanics of beat-making

    Technology has become highly important in music, and continues to do so at a rapidly increasing rate. Has technology hurt or helped the field of music, specifically hip-hop? The first and most obvious way is through the introduction to digital music. With software such as Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase,...