Rising Chicago rap star Spenzo recently stopped by Power 105′s Breakfast Club while in NYC, to talk about his rising star, what it’s like living in the Chi, and even spits a verse for Angela, Char and Envy. A dope interview and a great ‘getting to know you’ type of piece.
Paypaman of the Project Mayhem crew puts his own Westside spin on Daft Punk and Pharrell’s current hit “Get Lucky.” The beat for this one is a little hard to ride, but Paypa handles it like a boss. Get lucky below.
Shouts to DJ Geno
Produced by The Loft.
From Los’ Becoming King project, which just dropped. This track marks the second time Twista and Los have collaborated recently and they’re definitely two-for-two. Check out this smooth one below.
Chicago’s Mick Jenkins is somewhat new to FSD, but he’s definitely someone we’re keeping an eye on. While we’re new to the MC, most of his work has caught our attention, so it’s only right that we bring you his new mixtape, Trees & Truths.
Saba, Jean Deaux and others show up to contribute, and 17 new songs are included. We suggest you give it a spin. Stream and download below.
Shot, Directed & Edited by Will Feagins Jr.
Flo and Dub’s Adjustment Bureau EP is available now.
With summer just around the corner, Hot 97′s legendary Summer Jam concert is only a hop, skip and a jump away. The annual show, which features the best and brightest (then and now) in hip-hop and R&B hits MetLife Stadium on June 2nd. Summer Jam has helped launch the careers of superstars such as the Wu-Tang Clan, Biggie and Jay-Z, so with the event only 38 days away, Pepsi Pulse is giving us a birds eye view into how the concert comes to life. This is the first part of Pepsi Pulse and Hot 97′s “Road To Summer Jam”
Follow their journey over at the Pepsi Pulse landing page now.
Produced by Bang Musik
We’ve told you before that Tink is a double threat. She can rap and she can sing, and she can do both better than most of her peers. On Tink’s latest leak, she slows things down a bit and gets physical, showcasing her sultry songstress side. Yeah, rapping is her main steez, but best believe she can hit notes with the best of them. The proof is in the track below.
She has a new project due out this summer, and is popping up on shows across the city, so keep an open eye. Get “Physical” below.
On May 1st, one half of Outkast hits Chicago for his Shoes For Running Tour. Reunited with his one-time artist Killer Mike, Daddy Fat Sacks will hit the Park West for an 18 and over extravaganza with the show starting at 8pm sharp. Today we have five pairs of tickets to giveaway to five lucky FSD readers, courtesy of Jam Productions.
Who: Big Boi (with Killer Mike)
Where: Park West
When: May 1, 8pm
Hit the jump for details on how to win the tickets. Good luck and see you at the show.
Directed by Dibent
Sure Durk’s Life Ain’t No Joke mixtape dropped back in October of 2012, but that doesn’t mean the push of the project has to come to an end. Check out his latest offering, “Days Of My Life.”
Signed To The Streets will drop soon, and look for more new Durk to impact next week.