Stalley By Jack Barnes Hip hop artist Stalley (@stalley) today announced the appointment of long-time producer and engineer, Smitti Boi (@therealsmitti), as the head of A&R for his label Blue Collar Gang (BGC), effective immediately. Smitti’s new role includes overseeing the label’s music output from a lyrical and sonic perspective, while also finding and […]

Starlito By Jack Barnes Whether he’s rapping alone or teaming up with his Step Brother Don Trip, Nashville’s Starlito brings lyrical fire with his laconic, laid-back delivery. Swapping street stories with MobSquad Nard for four minutes of hookless bars, Starlito celebrates his consistent excellence on “Err Time.” A standout cut from Starlito’s Manifest Destiny, released this […]

Starlito & Don Trip By Jack Barnes Trading pointed barbs and swapping detailed stories, Starlito and Don Trip work best as a team. Showcasing some of the wittiest bars of their careers over a lurching, organ-driven beat, Trip and Lito heat up on “Boomshakalaka.” A visual and audio tribute to the arcade classic NBA Jam, “Boomshakalaka” […]

Mista Cain By Jack Barnes A well-respected Godfather-like figure in the Baton Rouge scene, Mista Cain raps about his sorrows and triumphs in intimate detail. After nearly a decade in the mixtape game, Mista Cain drops Tha Verdict, his first official studio album. Coasting over Southern-Fried, reverb drenched street bangers, Mista Cain reflects on […]

Starlito & Don Trip By Jack Barnes Joining forces once again for another classic, Don Trip and Starlito recently dropped Step Brothers THREE, the latest chapter in their acclaimed series. Snagging the #1 spot on the iTunes Rap Chart for two days straight, at #2 overall only beaten out by Ed Sheeran, Starlito […]