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DeeJay Crank – 28/10/16 The Platform: HiPNOTT Spotlight [Mix]

November 4, 2016 by


This past week on The Platform (HiPNOTT Records’ premiere radio program hosted by DeeJay Crank), we were treated to a 60 minute segment highlighting some of HiPNOTT’s best tracks to have dropped this year. During this hour long mix, DeeJay Crank spun tracks from Substantial, The Regiment, 2 Hungry Bros., MarQ Spekt, The Other Guys, LiKWUiD, Greenspan, P.SO and more. Check below for the full tracklist. You can catch DeeJay Crank on The […]

Substantial & Marcus D (Bop Alloy) – Present [EP]

June 9, 2016 by


After releasing EPs with both The Other Guys (The Past…) and Algorythm (Always), Substantial releases his third EP, The Present, with fellow Bop Alloy producer Marcus D.  Together, The Past…, Always, and Present will prepare fans for Substantial’s forthcoming full length LP The Past Is Always Present In The Future scheduled for release later this year. Producer Marcus D says, “Since Present technically belongs to Substantial’s series of EPs, The Past is Always Present in the […]

Bop Alloy – The Sub Way ft. Precious Joubert [Song]

June 3, 2016 by


On this second single from Substantial’s EP with fellow Bop Alloy producer Marcus D, the Maryland rhymespitter raps about the path of life. We all have a different path to travel, and the right way is not neccessarily set in stone. Sub cleverly weaves together the story of his journey with the various train stops he grew up near […]

A Conversation with Substantial [Video Interview]

May 9, 2016 by


HiPNOTT recording and performing artist Substantial recently sat down with Hip Hop media outlet Vibe Tonic for an in depth interview during his recent performance in NYC at End of the Weak (EOW).  Get up close and personal with Substantial through the eyes of director Jim Andretta and look out for new music next week, as we unveil details of Substantial’s upcoming EP with Marcus D, Present.

Substantial Freestyles Over New JSOUL Beat, “Brown Liquor”, at 2015 A3C Hip Hop Festival [Video]

October 28, 2015 by


After performing their hit single “Get On Down” off The Purple Symphony at HiPNOTT Records’ A3C Showcase this past Saturday, JSOUL finished his set by playing a brand new beat taunting Substantial to spit over.  The result, as seen in this video shot by Rick Foy (DVID Films), is pure Hip Hop poetry. The beat is as refreshing as the name implies, “Brown Liquor”.

Substantial & The Other Guys – Black of All Trades (Time Cards Mash Up) [Song]

October 23, 2015 by


Substantial lays the vocals of his track “Black of All Trades” over the the instrumental “Time Cards” from The Other Guys for a mash up that works so well, you would think it was done on purpose! Substantial’s Always EP is out now, as well as The Other Guys’ After The 9 To 5.

Substantial & Algorythm – Tony Stanza ft. Tonedeff & Marcus D [Song]

September 9, 2015 by


For the second single off their new EP Always, Maryland emcee Substantial and Brooklyn producer Algorythm link with QN5’sTonedeff and Bop Alloy producer Marcus D for the fan favorite, “Tony Stanza”.