Tag: BJ The Chicago Kid

Video: E&J Taps BJ The Chicago Kid For New Campaign

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Congrats are in order to BJ The Chicago Kid, who was just tapped by E&J to be the face of their new Generations of Soul campaign. BJ stars as the new kid on the block, while Raphael Saadiq plays the O.G., with Lee Fields playing the elder statesmen, undisputed legend.

Their goal? To tell the story of Soul through the generations. And BJ is in good company. This is a dope little spot for BJ. Enjoy it up top.

Video: Joey Bada$$ f/ BJ The Chicago Kid – Like Me

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of the standout tracks from Joey’s B4.DA.$$ album gets a cinematic video (no pun intended), and it just so happens to feature BJ The Chicago Kid on the hook. The song is too dope, and the video is riveting. Check that up above.

Video: BJ The Chicago Kid – Strawberry Bubblegum

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Directed by One Take TV & Davy Greenberg

Taking choice clips from one of the greatest movies of all time, Belly (Yes, I said Belly was great. F what you think), BJ unleashes this new video for “Strawberry Bubblegum.” No word on if he rolls dolo state to state, but I wouldn’t be surprised.

The MAFE Project is available now.

Video: BJ The Chicago Kid On Sway In The Morning

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

While in NYC last week, the Grammy nominated and super talented BJ The Chicago Kid stopped by Shade 45 to chop it up with Sway, Heather B and Tracy G on Sway In The Morning.

During his visit, BJ spoke about some of his influences, his nonprofit organization, what he would do if he was mayor, and much more. That’s not all, though. BJ also took on Sway’s 5 Fingers Of Death freestyle challenge. You can go ahead and file this one under ‘must watch’. Check out the clip above.

Video: BJ The Chicago Kid Guests On Snoop Dogg’s ‘GGN’

| January 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

From LA to the Chi.

Chicago native and West Coast resider, BJ The Chicago Kid, dropped by Snoop Dogg’s popular internet talk show, GGN, for a dope interview and profile on the artist. BJ talks about his new EP, his career, hooking up with TD, his influences and so much more.

Learn yourself something about one of the Chi’s dopest talents above. Chuuch.

Video: Joey Bada$$, BJ The Chicago Kid & The Roots On ‘The Tonight Show’

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fresh off making headlines worldwide for Malia Obama wearing a Pro Era shirt, Joey Bada$$ hit Jimmy Fallon’s The Tonight Show for a performance alongside the house band, The Roots, and Chicago’s own, BJ The Chicago Kid.

The faction performed “Like Me” which will appear on Joey’s new album, B4.Da.$$, out 1/20 on Cinematic.

BJ The Chicago Kid f/ J. Ivy – Where I’m From

| December 29, 2014 | 0 Comments


Leaders continues their rollout for their first-ever mixtape, Lead Never Follow Vol. 1, and today’s drop comes from two of the Chi’s dopest vocalists, BJ The Chicago Kid and J. Ivy. And they put their own Go Ill spin on Anthony Hamilton’s early-00s hit, “Coming From Where I’m From.”

Cook County is their native roots, so enjoy their ode to it. Two true leaders in their respective fields getting busy for the LDRS. Could you want more?

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Video: BJ The Chicago Kid f/ ScHoolboy Q – It’s True

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Directed by Verluxe. Produced Mike & Keys and Mixed by Ali.

BJ and Groovy Q connect for the video of the hidden track from his The M.A.F.E. Project which Beej dropped back in November. These two have a proven chemistry together (not to mention a Grammy nom), and “It’s True” continues their winning streak. Truth. No lie, you’re gonna lie what you see above.

Kanye West, Common, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jennifer Hudson, Da Internz, R. Kelly, No ID, Stefan Ponce & Others Nominated For Grammys

| December 5, 2014 | 1 Comment


The results are in, and the nominations for the 2015 Grammy’s have been trickling out throughout the day. As always, the nominees within the hip-hop/R&B categories have drawn plenty of controversy, but that hasn’t stopped many Chicagoans of being nominated for the most prestigious award in music.

Kanye West, Common, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jennifer Hudson, Da Internz, R. Kelly, No ID, Stefan Ponce, Chef Tone and a handful of others are all up for a gold gramophone on Feb. 8, 2015 on CBS at 7 p.m. CST.

And with Common’s album Nobody’s Smiling up for rap album of the year, that also means Dreezy and Lil Herb could also take home a trophy as well. Hit the jump for the full rundown of nominees and categories. For all 83, shoot over to the official Grammy homepage.

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Video: BJ The Chicago Kid – One In A Million

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Directed by Jerome D. Produced by Marcus Kincy and BJ The Chicago Kid.

Following the release of his brand new project, The M.A.F.E. Project, BJ drops off an official video for his take on Aaliyah’s “One In A Million.” Of course, BJ snapped on this one.

Check out the video above and grab The M.A.F.E. Project right here.