Black Milk Live At SxSW 2011 [Video]

 

One thing for sure, SXSW music festival is the ultimate destination to experience the “best of the best” in the world of music.  Many of these artists have a huge following making SXSW the “perfect additive” to ignite an explosion in their careers.

On Friday, while roaming the streets of Austin, we were informed that Black Milk has an “unofficial showcase” at Suite 101.  Black Milk is one of the dopest emcees out there, cultivating the sound and movement of Detroit music.  He performed several selections from his 365 album such as “Black And Brown”, “Deadly Medley”, and “Welcome (Gotta Go)”.  Get Black Milk’s latest album 365 from iTunes or your local music retailer today!

Source: The Goodie Bag

Dwele Performs Live In Full Effect At The Shrine In Chicago [Video]

Directed By: Cam Be & Bradley Murray
Interview Conducted By: Drea Opan

Detroit has a music scene that continues to birth great artist. The city has a lot of artist that have impacted music in many aspects. For sure, neo-soul artist Dwele is one of them. He’s had his touch in hip-hop working with artists like Slum Village all the way to Kanye West. A couple of weeks ago, he stopped in Chicago to perform at The Shrine. Once again, we teamed up with our good friends at GoWhereHipHop. In this interview, Dwele discusses the impact J. Dilla had on his music career and as his view point on the “self made” artist. Be sure to buy his new album W.ants W.orld W.omen in stores now.

Franchize The Legacy – “Star Academy” Mixtape

Franchize The Legacy is a 19-year-old rapper from Toronto, ON that intends to make some big noise in the near future. He recently released his debut mixtape entitled Star Academy. Although this is his debut mixtape, Franchize is no new comer to the rap game. He started rapping at the age of 10 and became heavily involved in talent shows and freestyle battles. As he grew older his buzz grew as well and he decided to take things to a studio. Through his dedication, business sense, and strong work ethics his first promotional music video “Ready To Roll” garnered over 20,000 views in its first week. We can’t wait to see what else this young go-getter has planned.

DOWNLOAD LINK: Franchize The Legacy – “Star Academy” Mixtape