SRT Kazzy – Astronaut

SRT Kazzy is a success story, if one was ever told. Diagnosed with cancer as a child, Kazzy learned perseverance early on. After beating the disease, equipped with a new lease on life Kazzy found his calling in music.

SRT Kazzy’s sound is just as unique as his story. The Chicagoan combines animated lyrics, melodies,and drill inspiration in a way only he can. His breakout single “Astronaut” is evidence.

Catchy, but not repetitive “Astronaut” is almost hypnotic. The visual is inundated with space references, including aliens.

Gerry Pointer Jr. of BootCamp Radio presents Bedtime

After the successful release of his first quarter compilation, it only made sense for Gerry Pointer Jr. to do it again. The Chicago based media master mind released Gerry Pointer Jr. of BootCamp Radio presents Bedtime Second Quarter Mixtape.

Bedtime is a completey rnb mixtape hosted by I Am DJ Speedy and featuring some of the dopest rnb acts from the city. Bedtime is 16 tracks of some the sexiest and most soulful voices in Chicago. Bedtime opens with an introduction recorded by MicJaay. Aye’Ziz, Audrey Valentine, XR, and D Millz all contributed their talents to Bedtime and represented Chicago in the best possible way.

Bedtime serves as a reminder that Gerry Pointer Jr. does not miss a beat. The easiest way to stay in the loop is to stay in tune with Gerry Pointer Jr.

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Yana Renea’s Paradise

If you’ve ever wondered how melodies turn to magic, wonder no more. Chicago based songstress Yana Renea does just that. Her new single “Paradise” is the perfect example.

Nestled somewhere between singer, songwriter, and dancer Yana Renea has been performing across the Chicagoland area, introducing the city to the sound it had no idea it needed. Inspired by some of 90s rnb and soul’s my iconic voices, Yana Renea is exactly what music has been missing. Yana Renea uses her unique sound to take fans on a one of a kind musical journey.

Yana Renea’s current journey is taking fans to “Paradise.” Smooth vocals complimented by creative production, by Justin Famous, make “Paradise” an easy listen. Sexy, but sweet, “Paradise” sounds a lot like summer sunsets on the beach.

If sandy sunsets aren’t your vibe, catch the multi-talented Yana Renea performing at at WindyFest on September 1st. Until then, “Paradise” is available on all streaming platforms.

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Justin Famous Decides to Run It Up

Justin Famous did not come to play, and he certainly did not come to lose. The near Westside native debut his new single “Run It Up,” today.

Justin Famous is undeniably in a lane of his own. His sound is an eclectic blend of hip-hop, soul and r’n’b that separates him from the sounds currently dominating hip-hop. A true lyricist, Justin Famous’s music is more than just entertaining, it’s thought provoking and “Run It Up” is evidence.

The first single from his upcoming EP Day Dreamin’, “Run It Up is catchy, but not shallow. An inner conflict over music, “Run It Up” is the multitalented, rapper, producer, and songwriter evaluating the choices he’s making and how they’re going to effect his future.

Far from the standard and far above average Justin Famous is an artist to get to know.

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Raymi the Artist has Girls in the Coupe

Some girls like long walks in the park, but Raymi the Artist likes sports cars. The Chicago native paired her love for sports cars with her knack for lyricism and delivered the summer anthem “Girls in the Coupe.”

Raymi the Artist did not come to play. “Girls in the Coupe” is nothing less than infectious. Produced by TrapHustleBeats, “Girls in the Coupe” is uptempo and fun. Sassy lyrics provoking female empowerment makes “Girls in the Coupe” theme music for any girl in her bag.

While the song itself is likely to put Raymi the Artist on everyone’s radar, the visual for “Girls in the Coupe” is real gem. Filmed by Ryder Visuals, “Girls in the Coupe” is what happens when pretty girls stage a coup in a car wash.

Check out “Girls in the Coupe” and get to know Raymi the Artist.

Dev Walker Remixes Envy Me

Fans have been holding their collect breath since Dev Walker’s March release Wait A Dev Minute. Today, they can all breathe a sigh of relief as Dev debuts the first visual, “Envy Me.”

“Envy Me” is a fan favorite, garnering more spins than anything other song on the mixtape. Dev Walker’s “Envy Me” remix is almost as beloved as 147 Calboy’s original, proving that no matter how many artists come out of Chicago, the city is never in any short supply of talent.

The minute and 23 second visual was filmed by LB Vision. Far from the Dev Walker who stole the hearts of women across the city singing at the Millennium Tour back in April. The bat wielding performer delivers flawless vocals with the precision of a rapper. Reestablishing himself as on of the most talented artists on the rise.

Corey Ether’s Art of Sage

The best thing about art is there’s no one way to create it. Corey Ether reminds the world of that with his album Art of Sage.

Art of Sage is an eight track effort named for Ether’s first child. Though less than 30 minutes long, Ether covers a multitude of topics and does so with the help of a few talented friends, including Fendi Frost.

Art of Sage is versatile and creative, with a little something for everyone. From the fun, but slightly petty “Shoutout to My Exes” to the stripper anthem “Do It,” Art of Sage is likely to keep listeners engaged.

Art of Sage