Tag Archives: Elgin

(New Video)-@MooreWatchCity – Can’t Stand By

Watch City representative Moore drops another conscience record in “Can’t Stand By”, taking direct aim at modern society. The presentation is the second visual to be treated from the Elgin emcee’s latest album, “Shop Local”. With Cool Kennedy at the production helm, Moore delves into a more modern inspired flow yet keeps his content thought provoking. With the aid of …

Read More »

(New Audio)-@theWHOevers R U DOWN (@MooreWatchCity Remix)

Moore of Elgin’s Watch City collective takes a stab at remixing “R U DOWN” by Chicago duo, theWHOevers. Aside from his emceeing, Moore actually is a skilled drummer, among other instruments. The original had a Bruno Mars, early eighties vibe to it. What Moore does with his rendition is slap some flavor to the number along the lines of a …

Read More »

(New Album)-@godnoother God No Other

From his early days of ripping thru records with Elgin, Illinois rhyme squad Rec Center (known for their classic underground album “Lonely People”), G/NO has continued to not only create songs but produce as well. On November 15th, the Mental City native debuted his official, self-titled solo album. The brunt of the production was handled by Shawn Hibbler with contributions from Profound, Veeno, …

Read More »

(New Audio)-@BenjaminHahs #Starbucks Produced By Gramatik

Just like that, Elgin native Maintain debuts a brand new loose single titled “Starbucks”, featuring production from Gramatik. Having paid mad dues coming up alongside K-Solo and Rec Center, Tizzle has been working behind the scenes alot more these days and helping manage his son, Fly Live$ Kris Leshaun. However, he’s just been recently spotted in the studio with Killa …

Read More »

(New Audio)-@KrisLeshaun x @blunnitdezo Day 1 Produced By @javisdiaz1

Kris Leshaun has been hard at work traveling to and fro from Illinois and California, rigorously crafting his song writing abilities. He’s been seen frequenting one of Snoop Dogg’s recording studios and just recently, performed at Club 10 in Newport Beach, California. Together with childhood friends from his hometown of Elgin, they formed a Hip Hop collective by the name …

Read More »

(GYBU Exclusive)-@krisleshaun Bo Jackson

Fly Live$ member and Elgin, Illinois native Kris Leshaun has been quite active with releases as of late and in following suit, debuts a super smooth production titled after one of his all time sports favorites, “Bo Jackson”. Having been blessed with the opportunity to live in Cali for a lengthy time thru 2013-14 seems to have helped in expanding …

Read More »

(New Audio)-@KrisLeshaun “Rest Aside”

Elgin, Illinois emcee & member of Fly Live$ Kris Leshaun unexpectedly drops a straight headbanger titled “Rest Aside” that meshes classic Hip Hop bars with new school style delivery. The beat is riddled with bass and the hook’s ASAP Rocky influenced sound mixed with the melodic background overdubs makes this something special. It may just be a coincidence but I …

Read More »