Indian-American rapper and singer-songwriter Raja Kumari has signed to Mass Appeal India, the label announced on March 9. The Grammy-nominated rapper-singer-songwriter-dancer is the first female rapper to sign with the label.
After dropping two back to back bangers with Shaikhspeare, MC Solomon has releases his solo EP "Bombay To London" with accompanying visuals for "Childhood". Both "Shankara" and the title track "Bombay To London" were well received globally getting playlisted by Bobby Friction on BBC & BollyRadio 92.3FM.
Upamanyu Datta aka PABLO, rapper and music producer from Kolkata releases English/Bengali single, "TENNIS" as he gears up for his "100s" EP. Tennis is the first one from his upcoming EP which features 3 different artists rapping in Kannada, Punjabi & Gujarati.
Eminem has set a new Billboard 200 record. According to Billboard, Em’s 11th studio album Music To Be Murdered By has made its debut at No. 1, making Shady the first artist to earn 10 consecutive No. 1 albums in the chart’s history. He was previously tied with Kanye West at nine.
Formed in 2016, India’s largest and first ever international socially - conscious Hip Hop event, GOA HIPHOP FESTIVAL is back. Returning to the beautiful coastal shores of South India again celebrating the 3rd season in February 2020.
After being in the game for more than a decade, Nasty Ninja is finally ready with his first solo mixtape "That Kid Nasty". The founder of "Beast Mode Crew" and one part of "Mumbai's Finest" went for an urban trap soundscape, with Diefferent, MadPlug and Crazy Vibe handling the production.
One of the original "Gully Boy" Naezy makes a solid comeback with his debut album "Maghreb". The six-track project takes production from Karan Kanchan, U.K.’s Compa and Canadian producer Byg Byrd.
2019 was probably one of the most noteworthy years of the decade for the global Desi Hip Hop culture. Already the most streamed genre in the world, Hip Hop grew wings and took flight in India. Canada birthed a new Punjabi Trap sound. Female emcees from across the globe are stepping up and standing out.
Bangalore has been a flourishing hotbed for subcultures since years. There is pure talent to be found in abundance in the region and they have a sound unlike any other. Beatboxing is one such element/subculture that has grown in popularity….
Born in India, raised in Portugal, moved to Spain and finally established in France. Tracing Tracy's life means following a route of many thousands of miles across the globe. So turn up the LOUDSPEAKER for Tracy De Sa !
Deepa Unnikrishnan aka Dee MC, is on the forefront of the female rappers in India. She has finally released her awaited debut album, 'Dee = MC2 ' which has been produced by the Sunit Music who is a behemoth in the Desi community in the UK.
After the wide reception of their debut single in April 2018, Mumbai based Urban-Pop/Hip-Hop collective SIXK released their second single 'Conversation' today across all music-streaming platforms.