Care For Me Tour Playlist: Saba, Jean Deaux, Joseph Chilliams, and More In honor of Saba’s Care For Me Tour, I put together a playlist with some of my favorite songs from each artist on the bill. It’s dope to see some of Chicago’s best young artists traveling across the country together introducing the nation … More Care For Me Tour Playlist: Saba, Jean Deaux, Joseph Chilliams, and More
Underground Chicago Playlist 4/30/18-5/6/18 The first of our weekly Underground Chicago Playlists is here. This week’s list includes tracks from some of Chicago’s best up and coming artists including Valee, Jean Deaux, Jayaire Woods, Austin Fillmore, and more. Consisting of 15 songs, this playlist has plenty of music to get you through your day the … More Underground Chicago Playlist 4/30/18-5/6/18
Essentials Playlist: Big Body Fiji Big Body Fiji has been one of Chicago’s most consistent artists over the past few years and he’s dropped a variety of dope tracks. From music with Decent Gang to solo projects to features, Fiji has been putting in work and it’s resulted in some of the best music to … More Essentials Playlist: Big Body Fiji
Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 1/1/18-1/11/18 It’s been a minute since we shared any music with everyone, but we’re back and ready for an exciting 2018. We have a little bit of catching up to do because there was a lot of dope music out of Chicago in the first few weeks of the year, so … More Underground Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 1/1/18-1/11/18
Denver Hip Hop Playlist: October 2017 October was a busy month for Denver hip hop and we’ve compiled some of the best music from the month with help from JIGGY Hip Hop, a new blog on the Denver scene that should be making some waves soon. This will be the first monthly playlist in collaboration … More Denver Hip Hop Playlist: October 2017
Essentials Playlist SABA PIVOT: Chicago’s voice comes to life through Saba’s words Chicago is a complex city with a complex culture that is hard to explain to outsiders. Saba does an incredible job of putting that complexity into words and his music is as Chicago as anyone’s. We were excited to put together our Essentials … More Saba Pivot: Essentials Playlist
It’s often asked who the best MC out of Chicago is and every time we hear that question, Joey Purp is one of the first names to be mentioned. Purp has the unique ability to combine fun music with conscious, thought provoking writing while also having one of the best flows in the city. We had trouble cutting down his discography to our favorite few tracks, but the list we put together showcases Purp’s abilities.