Bleu Levees puts his psyche on display with new single, “Switch the Knob” [VIDEO] – EARMILK

Bleu Levees puts his psyche on display with new single, “Switch the Knob” [VIDEO] - EARMILK

Emerging rapper Bleu Levees’ latest release combines the basic fundamentals of a successful hip-hop track with aesthetically pleasing visuals. “Switch the Knob” gives us a catchy chorus and strong animated bars. The accompanying music video explores the mind of the rapper with a minimalist approach to visuals. “Switch the Knob” has a mellow trap beat equipped … Read more

lo.ceasar capture the essence of New York on “Friday Night Lights” [Video] – EARMILK

lo.ceasar capture the essence of New York on “Friday Night Lights” [Video] - EARMILK

New York hip-hop duo lo.ceasar have shared a clean new visual for their song “Friday Night Lights”. lo.ceasar is a duo consisting of New York rappers YL and Starker. They have been rising steadily as an exciting act in the New York underground, gaining a devoted fanbase in recent years. Their two self-titled albums, released … Read more

Ne-Yo talks LEGO, new music, and 15-year anniversary – EARMILK

Three-time Grammy winner Ne-Yo has left a huge impact on the music industry since his 2006 debut. Now, the veteran just teamed up with LEGO’s first human mini-figure DJ L.L.A.M.A for the high-energy single “Shake”. Between the new single, being a host on World Dance, and the 15th anniversary of his debut album In My … Read more

Raina Sokolov-Gonzalez doesn’t care what’s “Better For You” anymore – EARMILK

Raina Sokolov-Gonzalez doesn’t care what’s “Better For You” anymore - EARMILK

Brooklyn jazz and R&B artist Raina Sokolov-Gonzalez drops her mesmerizing new single “Better For You.” Through her distinct, honeyed vocal tone, Raina speaks about the issues surrounding the male gaze and how we need to break society’s rules of molding ourselves to fit in with what is deemed as desirable. Dripping in jazz-soaked pianos underpinned … Read more

Album Review: Genesis Owusu—Smiling With No Teeth – EARMILK

For some, Australian hip-hop might instantly conjure images of prematurely aged men with chunky DC trainers, ridiculously sized jeans and a Victoria Bitter-stained High Focus hoodie, and for the most part that is entirely accurate. However, this is merely the first of many preconceptions Canberra rapper Genesis Owusu is looking to topple. From the foreboding … Read more

IYAMAH leaves us wanting “More” in new single – EARMILK

IYAMAH leaves us wanting "More" in new single - EARMILK

Following her powerful, soul fuelled Truth EP. 2 last year, IYAMAH now drops her first single of the year with “More” featuring rap talent Coops.  The Brighton native’s new release continues her momentum with spine tingling vocals that place her firmly on the map. Teaming up with Coops, the artists make for a stand … Read more

Rebel Rae offers up an addictively sweet visual for “Honey Talk” [Video] – EARMILK

Rebel Rae offers up an addictively sweet visual for "Honey Talk" [Video] - EARMILK

Already with a plethora of staggering accomplishments in her musical career, it’s easy to forget that Rebel Rae is still just making a name for herself in the music industry.  Coming off an international tour with Ari Lennox, Rae began further developing her sound leading up to the debut of her first full-length album The View from Down Here … Read more

Spanish rapper Pablo Hasél is jailed for inflammatory lyrics, sparking nationwide unrest – EARMILK

Spanish rapper Pablo Hasél is jailed for inflammatory lyrics, sparking nationwide unrest - EARMILK

While the majority of rappers like to think they rail against the establishment in one way or another, Lil Pump excepted, it is important to occasionally put things in perspective. While some produce fake severed Boris Johnson heads at awards ceremonies, Spanish rapper Pablo Hasél is facing a 9-month stint in prison for insulting the … Read more

Kojaque releases sobering new single “No Hands” [Video] – EARMILK

Kojaque releases sobering new single "No Hands" [Video] - EARMILK

Dublin’s pride and joy Kojaque tells a tale of loss, acceptance and questioning on his brand new single “No Hands”.  Kojaque has been the name at the forefront of the Irish Hip-Hop revolution. His singles such as “WiFi Code” and “Midnight Flower” are often credited as the true turning point for the popularity of the genre in … Read more

ekay is actually too “Nice” for some folks – EARMILK

ekay is actually too "Nice" for some folks - EARMILK

ekay is actually too “Nice” for some folks – EARMILK 2021-03-05T11:30:30-05:00 2021-03-05T01:32:00-05:00 Dubai raised, LA-based emerging neo-soul act ekay (the “e” is always in lowercase) delivers a refreshing take on being confident in her new single “Nice.” The burgeoning act may not have a deep catalog yet but she sure has the potential … Read more

North Carolina rapper Rover Kasanova turns in his energetic new project, ‘Super Charged’ – EARMILK

North Carolina rapper Rover Kasanova turns in his energetic new project, 'Super Charged' - EARMILK

North Carolina is experiencing a bit of a moment in the hip-hop scene. Looking to break his way into the party, NC native Rover Kasanova checks into our pages with his enjoyable new EP, Super Charged. While the city has always boasted conscious superstars like J. Cole and Little Brother, the recent wave of talent … Read more

Russ releases a brilliant visual for his new single “Misunderstood” [Video] – EARMILK

Russ releases a brilliant visual for his new single "Misunderstood" [Video] - EARMILK

Russ releases a brilliant visual for his new single “Misunderstood” [Video] – EARMILK 2021-03-05T10:15:10-05:00 2021-03-05T01:06:25-05:00 The versatile and multi-talented Russ once again manages to take our breath away in his new visual for his latest single “Misunderstood.”   Qucikly following his first single of the year feautring Lil Baby, called “Ugly,” Russ doesn’t skip a … Read more

Neek Bucks enlists Sleazus Bhrist for their new video for, “Flight” – EARMILK

Neek Bucks enlists Sleazus Bhrist for their new video for, "Flight" - EARMILK

Although the year is young, we’re two months in, and that’s plenty of time start establishing the tone for the rest of the year. Hailing from Harlem, that’s exactly what rising rapper Neek Bucks has been doing. On the strength of the buzz surrounding his recently released Neighborhood Hov project, Neeks has parlayed scene-stealing verses … Read more

“Signal Down/Sideways” marks the beginning of a new era for Daniel Hex – EARMILK

You would be hard-pressed to find another rising artist out there who embodies quality over quantity more than Detroit’s Daniel Hex.  With only 4 songs previously released on major streaming platforms over the course of nearly 2 years (not counting a handful of Soundcloud singles), Hex has maintained a mysterious profile while still managing to build … Read more

Rising Irish hip-hop artist Pat Lagoon holds nothing back in new single “HABITS” – EARMILK

Rising Irish hip-hop artist Pat Lagoon holds nothing back in new single "HABITS" - EARMILK

Waterford-based artist Pat Lagoon had his biggest year to date in 2020 with the release of his highly acclaimed Box Room EP. Maintaining his status as one of the most active and consistent artists coming out of Ireland at the moment, “The Goon” is back and is joined by LHK and Wavkill on his brand new single “HABITS.”  Pat Lagoon … Read more

CeCe teams up with KCamp and Dremo on “All I Need’’ – EARMILK

CeCe teams up with KCamp and Dremo on "All I Need’’ - EARMILK

Nigerian-American music executive and seasoned A&R manager CeCe possesses a trained ear for unique sounds. For her sophomore single “All I Need,’ the producer pairs Nigerian rapper/singer Dremo with Atlanta’s KCamp for a smooth blend of Afropop, R&B, and melodic hip-hop. The love-soaked record is a no-holds-barred outpour of emotions for a loved one. The … Read more

KiLLOWEN skyrockets in new single “Falling Up” ft. p-rallel [Video] – EARMILK

KiLLOWEN skyrockets in new single “Falling Up” ft. p-rallel [Video] - EARMILK

Rising London-based artist KiLLOWEN shares new single “Falling Up,” featuring p-rallel.  Linking up previously, for thier 2018 singles “Signs” and “Breaks”, this new release marks the highly anticipated return of KiLLOWEN and p-rallel as a collaborative pair. With the aim to deliver a message of hope, “Falling Up” is an optimistic, feel-good track that … Read more

RUNOFFBROKE teams up with Daly on new single “Lee’s Recipe” – EARMILK

RUNOFFBROKE teams up with Daly on new single "Lee's Recipe" - EARMILK

RUNOFFBROKE is back and he has Dublin-based rapper Daly in tow on this latest single “Lee’s Recipe.”  After an extremely hectic 2020, RUNOFFBROKE returns to further prove he is one of the most diverse artists emerging from the Irish hip-hop scene. After delving into several different sounds during his latest run of singles like “Wish You Knew” … Read more

Album Review: Sam Dew – MOONLIT FOOLS – EARMILK

Album Review: Sam Dew - MOONLIT FOOLS - EARMILK

The debut album from Chicago singer-songwriter Sam Dew is an atmospheric journey through studio mastery and the delivery of emotion through music that gives new meaning to the name, Rhythm & Blues. If this is your first time hearing Sam Dew’s name, you may have heard his work before through his collaboration with household names … Read more

Raelle rises above the darkness on “Purple Skies” – EARMILK

Raelle rises above the darkness on "Purple Skies" - EARMILK

We head to the city of London courtesy of rising soul singer/songwriter Raelle who just released a new single “Purple Skies.” The song is the latest release that adds to the handful of singles she has put out over the course of 12 months. The soft-voiced singer taps into multi-genres on the single “Purple Skies,” … Read more