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Top 10 to Watch For: Recap – Major Labels

March 19, 2012 by


As part of the Top 10 to Watch For series, I am going to try to write recap posts every now and then in addition to the 2012 list.  In case you haven’t been able to keep track of every artist we have listed over the years, these posts will give some info on where […]

Top 10 to Watch For: #9 – Interview with Sugar Tongue Slim

March 5, 2012 by


Hopefully by now, you guys have heard some music from Atlanta by way of Philly rapper Sugar Tongue Slim. One of his more popular songs out there right now is called “WWW” featuring Count Justice and the chorus sings: “All I know is women, weed and what to wear/ Some people think I’m shallow, baby […]

Top 10 to Watch For: Interview with #10 Kid Daytona

February 22, 2012 by


The next piece in our Top 10 to Watch For list, a exclusive with Kid Daytona.  I wrote an article to introduce you to KD through my eyes to explain why y’all need to keep an eye out.  Now, here is a chance to get to know him in his own words.  Enjoy and leave […]

Top 10 to Watch For: #10 The Kid Daytona

February 22, 2012 by


I have been keeping up with my article every two weeks resolution.  This one is a little late to post but I have written more than 3 so I am doing aight.  Get to know The Kid Daytona, download some of his music and check out a couple videos. Stay tuned later today for a […]

Top 10 to Watch For 2012

January 15, 2012 by


Alright y’all, my new year’s resolution was to write an article ever 2 weeks for 2012. So I am going to have at least 26 longer, written pieces to put up.  I’m excited to present the first one, one of my personal favorite parts of running this site.  Top 10 to Watch For. I am […]

Top 10 to Watch For – #8 Laws

June 7, 2011 by


Laws is the number 8 to Watch For and I coincided this post with his new release on purpose.  The Florida resident and J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League, Asylum and Warner Brother signee has been working hard on his Paul McCartney tribute project and I cannot wait to hear it.

Top 10 to Watch For – #9 P.L.

May 9, 2011 by


Continuing the series, Number 9 to Watch For in 2011 is P.L. from Ann Arbor, MI and BET Freestyle Friday fame.  He won the famed contest five weeks in a row.  P.L.’s history in battle rap forces you to listen to each line he spits as he is either setting up or delivering a killer […]

Top 10 To Watch For – #10 Vic Mensa

May 9, 2011 by


UPDATE: moved this to the top cause we have some dope new graphics starting with Vic. To start off this year’s Top 10 to Watch for is Vic Mensa from Chicago.  He is making noise as an emcee within the hip hop community with great solo releases like his Straight Up EP in addition to […]

Top 10 to Watch For 2011

March 16, 2011 by


It is the 3rd year of my series on the Top 10 to Watch For: the 10 guys who I think you should be paying attention to moving forward.  Last year I introduced the interview portion of the series and tried to accompany each of my posts with an artist interview but I got caught […]

Top 10 to Watch For #4-#1

December 24, 2010 by


I want to apologize for the execution of this Top 10 to Watch For List, I had chosen my emcees early this year but I also set out to interview each artist to accompany each post.  Now, the New Year has snuck up on me and it is almost time to introduce 15 new emcees […]