50 Best New Chicago Rappers/Artists

Chicago is full of talented artists pumping out some of the world’s best music on a daily basis. The music scene is one of the best in the country and its impact has been clear with the rise of artists such as Chance the Rapper, Chief Keef, Mick Jenkins, Famous Dex, Vic Mensa and many others. While these artists have shown what Chicago is capable of, they are only the tip of the iceberg of the excellence Chicago holds. The city has literally hundreds of artists making quality music daily and the next wave out of Chicago is sure to solidify the Windy City as a hub for new hip hop talent. With the amount of great music to be found, it was hard to boil down this list to only 50 names and there’s many more artists also deserving of attention, but I had to stop somewhere. Check out the best the city has to offer below. Did I miss someone? Comment below to let me know! This list is in no particular order. … More 50 Best New Chicago Rappers/Artists

Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 2015-2017; 6 Hours Of Chicago Hip Hop

Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 2015-2017; 6 Hours Of Chicago Hip Hop From about the middle of 2015 to very early 2017, I compiled a playlist of over 100 Chicago hip hop tracks and it was about the only thing I listened to on a daily basis. While it hasn’t been updated in over a year, … More Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 2015-2017; 6 Hours Of Chicago Hip Hop

[Interview] Get To Know Mvjor, The Most Connected Chicago Artist You Haven’t Heard Of

[Interview] Get To Know Mvjor, The Most Connected Chicago Artist You Haven’t Heard Of Making it in the music business isn’t an easy task but people like Mvjor show it can be done with hard work and perseverance. The multi-talented Chicago artist has a work ethic that matches anyone in the city and his improvement … More [Interview] Get To Know Mvjor, The Most Connected Chicago Artist You Haven’t Heard Of

[Premiere] M. Whise Brings Brooding Energy to New Track “Rights To The Land”

[Premiere] M. Whise Brings Brooding Energy to New Track “Rights To The Land” You can always count on some high energy, gruff sounding music from M.Whise and Rights To The Land is no different. With production from Chosen, this track is a solid example of Whise’s talents as his presence creates a dark, intense atmosphere that … More [Premiere] M. Whise Brings Brooding Energy to New Track “Rights To The Land”

Afro-Kitty Jones Q+A: Get To Know This New Chicago Artist

Afro-Kitty Jones Q+A: Get To Know This New Chicago Artist Gaining a strong footing on the Chicago hip hop scene can be challenging when you didn’t grow up in the city, but Afro-Kitty Jones has shown it’s definitely possible. The Ohio to Chicago artist has quickly proved to be a musical force with the talent … More Afro-Kitty Jones Q+A: Get To Know This New Chicago Artist

King Syed Q+A: How Hard Work Is Helping This Chicago Artist

King Syed Q+A: How Hard Work Is Helping This Chicago Artist King Syed has been putting in work lately, dropping a handful of dope videos and songs. His diverse sound, ranging from personal, introspective tracks to fun bangers, has helped the Chicago artist get his name to a wider audience and with more material on … More King Syed Q+A: How Hard Work Is Helping This Chicago Artist

New Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 5/14/18-5/20/18

New Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 5/14/18-5/20/18 We’re back with another Chicago hip hop playlist for you this week. This most recent playlist is the longest one yet, featuring 22 tracks from the Windy City’s best up and coming artists. With music from Sen Morimoto, Ric Wilson, Kweku Collins, and Mick Jenkins, this week’s list has … More New Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 5/14/18-5/20/18

Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 5/7/18-5/13/18

Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 5/7/18-5/13/18 Another week, another Chicago hip hop playlist. This week’s list features 15 tracks from some of Chicago’s most talented hip hop artists including Dally Auston, Kahrion, Jose Franco and more. Be sure to check in every week for a new playlist with the best Chicago has to offer. Mobile: https://soundcloud.com/4thshore/sets/chicago-hip-hop-playlist-5-7