SONGSTRESS KEIDRA’S SINGLE “BODY” GIVES THE BAY AREA A NEW SOUND

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information Beyond the revolution, prostitution, the drug scene, tech, and independent Hip Hop, Oakland is known for its production of talented female vocalists that either were developed in the Town, or that passed through to hone their craft. Former Oakland residents like Kehlani, Ledisi, and Keyshia Cole have lived and breathed the Oakland experience growing up, while Beyonce’s Destiny’s Child, India.Arie, Alicia Keys, H.E.R., and many others came, actively studied while here, and recorded with the legendary D’Wayne Wiggins of the Oakland R&B…

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Future Co-Signs Fans’ Michael Jackson Comparison ‘King Of Pop’ VS ‘King Of Mumble’

  Future’s impact on music can never be denied, as the rapper was one of many pivotal figures who catapulted the Atlanta music scene into the spotlight for this generation. The rapper’s album ‘Hndrxx’ found him locking in his place in history, as Future was the first artist to drop two Billboard 200 charting albums within weeks of each other. Now, a fan has made a comment comparing Future’s success to that of Michael Jackson in the 80s, specifically the ‘Thriller’ era, and Future has co-signed the comment. Future posted…

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MEKANIX PRODUCER 4-RAX TALKS DEBUT ALBUM F.E.A.R., CREATIVE PROCESS, AND WORKING THROUGH THE PANDEMIC PART 2

By The People’s Minister of Information JR 4 rAx, the legendary Oakland producer, known for being one half of the legendary Mobb Musik Hip Hop production squad, the Mekanix, has recently dropped his debut album “F.E.A.R.”, and in part 2 of this interview, we explore his thought process behind making this album and music in general, as well as 4 rAx gives his expert opinion on the definition of trendy, as well as Mobb Musik. Lastly he discusses, in depth, what him and his partner Tweed the Great have been…

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MJ’S NEVERLAND RANCH ALLEGED TRESPASSER SHOOTS MUSIC VIDEO

Michael Jackson‘s famous Neverland Ranch is the backdrop for a new music video, but it’s not for a posthumous MJ track … it’s an artist who allegedly snuck onto the property. Here’s the deal … up-and-coming artist Daeshard shot his music vid this summer, and while he tells us he had permission to be at Neverland Ranch, the folks who run the property say he’s full of it. MJ fans who came across Daeshard’s video started to raise the alarm, saying there’s no way someone would be approved to film a project…

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