Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
Pre-made mixtape covers for just $20!
In the two years since To Pimp a Butterfly, we’ve hung on Kendrick Lamar's every word—whether he’s destroying rivals on a cameo, performing the #blacklivesmatter anthem on top of a police car at the BET Awards, or hanging out with Obama. So when DAMN. opens with a seemingly innocuous line—"So I was taking a walk the other day…”—we're all...
DJ Ron G, also known as "The Mixtape King" & "Youngest in Charge" is a legendary DJ straight outta Harlem, NY and is truly a big part of hip hop history. He has worked with many well known artists throughout his career such as The Notorious B.I.G., Mary J Blige, 2Pac, Raekwon, KRS-One, Redman, DMX, Fat Joe, R. Kelly, Jennifer Lopez, Michale...
Check out a random selection of some of the most iconic and hottest album covers ever made. This collection includes genres such as rock & roll, hip hop, pop music, country, electronic and dance. Recognize any?   // (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); // (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); // (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({});
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[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Straight outta Atlanta, Lil Cario drops this hot joint called "6 Day Job" right off of his upcoming mixtape. Make sure you follow and subscribe using the links below. Links:
Depending on who you ask, we haven't had an official Gorillaz album since "Plastic Beach" came out 7 years back. Sure "The Fall" album did pack some underrated gems, but 2D was really the only member present on that. So this new album "Humanz" is truly considered their comeback!
video Music video by Kendrick Lamar performing HUMBLE.. (C) 2017 Aftermath/Interscope (Top Dawg Entertainment)
More Life. More time with family and friends. More Life. I've still got vibrations to send. More Life. They say that we could live forever At night I pray it's true I've done so much in my short time and still there's more to do But if someone should come collecting Sooner than we're all expecting At least the life you lived was one for you ― Drake
If Black Market represented a nostalgic Ricky Rozay, Rather You Than Me reverses course. A-list rappers are all over this, with Chris Rock even adding a touch of comic relief. Moments of vengeance are embellished by a clarity that comes from experience. Ross paints a vivid picture—the brown bags, ankle monitors, pulling the ragtop back at a red light. “Apple...
Removing the vocals from most songs is not a hard task at all and you can do it on your own PC or MAC. How It All Works Vocals are normally found in a “center channel.”  But since stereo tracks have 2 channels, instruments are not always balanced evenly.  So since most engineers mix the vocals in the "center channel",  this should allow you to split...
Help our website grow by donating today! The Rob Luna Music website supports the independent artist everyday by offering low cost instrumental music, cover art, music promotion and including many free resources.  By donating you are in turn helping out many aspiring musicians and you are also helping us pay for bandwidth and hosting. As a thank you, we can post...
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[youtube] Native Instruments had an interview with 40 a last year at his studio where he reveals good details on his production process. He is all about the artist, keeping things simple and making sure that the higher frequencies belong to the vocals.
video Music video by Rae Sremmurd performing Swang. (C) 2016 Eardruma/Interscope Records
Get your mixtape uploaded to popular mixtape sites. Currently we are offering the following: Spinrilla The Mixtape Hub Embedded Audio Player Yes Yes Embedded YouTube video Yes Yes Embedded Soundcloud player No Yes Mixtape Download Button Yes Yes Tagged under 1 Artist name and/or 1 DJ only Yes Yes 1 Facebook post from official site No Yes 1 Tweet from official site No Yes Featured on Front Page For 1 Month! No Yes "HOT MIXTAPE" stamp for 1 Month! No Yes Permanent Custom Skin For Your Mixtape Page Yes Yes Links To Your...
When a recording has an ISRC it can be uniquely and easily identified. This is a first step in being able to manage recordings and associated revenues. Producers of recordings assign ISRCs to their recordings to allow each recording to be clearly, unambiguously distinguished from other recordings across complex value chains Digital distributors use ISRC within their databases and stores,...
The Instrumental Hub is expanding and is now offering royalty free music for YouTubers and social media content creators alike. As a YouTube creator, you get to keep all of your monetization and you won't have to worry about having to pay for licensing. In order to use royalty free music, proper attribution is required and details are provided for each track. Go...
[soundcloud url="" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Check out the dope sounds of Botta, an upcoming rapper out of Mesa, Arizona.  He is also a producer and an engineer who is always looking for more collaborations. Be sure to click the links below and follow! Links: Snapchat: chrisbottaog
When it comes to choosing studio headphones, there are 2 main categories to be aware of; "Closed Back" and "Open Back".   We did our research and saved you the time and put together a list of 5 headphones from each category (in no particular order and based on the highest positive reviews from top US retailers). Closed Back Headphones These types of headphones...
[youtube] Read “It's Bigger Than Hip Hop” by Dead Prez on Genius //
[youtube] NYKOBANDZ kicked off 2017 with a "Friendly Reminder" that he is still a force on the New Orleans rap scene. His latest visual, directed by RONCEE, is the first track from his soon to be released mix tape. Links:
Melcube is a rapper, songwriter and producer from Cameroon. Check out his music on Soundcloud and be sure to follow and subscribe using the links below! [soundcloud url="" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Links: Soundcloud: Website: Twitter: @melcube Instagram: @itsmelcube Facebook:
Blue Microphones Baby Bottle Following in the footsteps of their acclaimed Bottle mic system, The Blue Microphones Baby Bottle is truly a chip off the old block. They hand-select each component of this solid-state, Class A discrete condenser to insure nothing short of stellar performance. Now Sam Ash Direct has bundled this great cardioid condenser microphone to bring an unbeatable deal...
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Scott La Rock August 27, 1987 - In New York City he was shot in the head after trying to help D-Nice (who was assaulted for talking to another man's girlfriend). Tupac Shakur September 13, 1996 - At night, in Las Vegas Nevada, a Cadillac Escalade pulled up, fired multiple rounds and got shot 4 times. The Notorious BIG March 9, 1997... got the opportunity to interview Jae Luis, a R&B/Pop singer, songwriter & performer outta Tampa Florida. Check out what he had to say in our exclusive interview: What Motivates You To Do Music? "My family. I see how hard my family works and all though we are grateful for what they have I feel they deserve way more than what they...
Want to test your music knowledge and learn new facts? Then look no further, this new music trivia game that we launched has some of the broadest questions out there. Here is a sample! We cover all music genres and we kicked things off this year with Hip Hop! See All Music Trivia!   Written exclusively for
NYKOBANDZ continues to impress with the release of his latest visual, "Drip From My Walk". After a summer and fall filled with continuous weekend performances, non-stop plays of his local hit Goyard (Prod. King Lee Boy) and a memorable high energy performance at the AC3, he has no plans of slowing down. The recent release by the New Orleans native is...
Rappers are known for bragging in their records about having guns, selling drugs and even murdering their enemies, but for the most part, it's all just talk. The big exception of course, are the following 10 rappers on our list who have actually committed murder! Gucci Mane Gucci Mane served 6 months in county jail in what turned out to be a...
In this interview we take a close chat with Sam Chiteta, the CEO and founder of 535music - a record label and music marketplace focused on turning upcoming artists into celebrities. is the worlds first ever music promotion and marketing tool to ever implement the “click-once-to-download” technology, a PHP tweak that allows music fans to download their music from Facebook...
video Young M.A pretty much came out of nowhere in 2016 with this huge hit called "OooUuu" produced by NY Bangers.
video This song right here became an instant classic, it is called "All The Way Up" by Fat Joe, Remy Ma, French Montana and Infared.
Some of the most frequently asked questions ever are: "How do I make it in the music business?" or "How can I get discovered?" and even "How can I be a successful musician?". Let's get one thing out of the way real quick.  As much as people can argue over of what true success in music really is, deep deep down...
One of the easiest ways to save money for your mixtape cover design is to buy them premade.  Most musicians can save between $50 and $300 (by not hiring a graphics artist)  and there is a wide assortment available right now! Each purchase is exclusive, meaning you are the only one that gets that cover.  Once you buy, we remove...
From the city of Marietta, Georgia comes a cool dude with a 1990’s swag by the name of Marietta Buck. The rap star has taken inspiration from legends like Organized Noize, Dungeon Family, 8Ball & MJG, and Kilo Ali to craft a sound that brings feel good flows and creative wordplay to life. Well-known for his Camp 100 campaign, the...
[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Joshua theSavior is an Anointed Christian Hip-Hop Artist with his FIRST recorded project called Bishop theMixtape. It's a themed project after the movie Juice and 2Pac character BISHOP.  It's a spiritual journey through the storyline. Links:
Wordpress has grown tremendously over the past 10 years and it has become a standard way to build websites. Here is our list of 10 famous musicians that are using Wordpress for their music website. Lauryn Hill Beyonce Kylie Minogue Ashley Judd Snoop Dogg Katy Perry Jennifer Lopez Ricky Martin Chris Brown The Rolling Stones Written exclusively for
[soundcloud url="" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Check out the latest single from Karim Tanoe called "Paradox", produced by Joe Rodwell.  Don't sleep on this artist, be sure to follow and subscribe using the links below. "Fantasy Induced Realism, time travel always been my mind." Links:
There hundreds of websites and blogs out there where you can post your mixtape. However, the most popular ones are likely to get you the most listens and downloads. Datpiff This the most popular and respected site for mixtapes. It is considered as a main source for mixtapes & DJ mixes. Many other mixtape websites require you to upload your mixtape to...
The creation of art/music in an altered state of conscious has been around for ages. Marijuana is obviously a huge part of the American culture, but surprisingly, the impact that it has on creativity doesn't seem to be cut and dry. Creativity Is Not Guaranteed..But In general, Marijuana does seem to help artists and producers achieve a general feeling of calmness, relaxation and focus,...
[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Check out DJ Easily from Switzerland, he makes beats that are mostly golden era, old school style hip hop.  Be sure to follow him on Soundcloud! Links: Soundcloud
VST plugins are typically designed to work across a multitude of DAWs such as FL Studio, Pro Tools, Logic Pro X, Presonus Studio One and many more.  But not all of them work on every platform, such as PC, MAC or Linux. Below is a list of the top 5 FREE VST Plugin Effects TDR Nova (Windows & Mac) TDR Nova is a...
The Hottest EP Series Distributed... Since DJ Drama’s Gangsta Grillz !!! Trap Maniacs LLC, in conjunction with Game Tight Media Group Inc. has announced the production for a series of various artist EP’s. Bearing the name of his popular street mix-tape series, Trap Maniacs is the debut EP series by Hip Hop artist DJ Cam Loco now distributed by GTMG/INgrooves. With Trap...
Lollapalooza (Chicago) This is a famous annual music festival that heavily features rock, hip hop, and EDM!  It is usually held over 3 days and averages over 150,000 attendees. But this is not just a place to see bands or visual artists, it also has tons of dance performances and stand up comics.  These events are held mainly in Chicago but also worldwide in places such...
Sidney Royel Selby III, better known as Desiigner, is a rapper from Brooklyn, NY. He started in 2014 and is already well known for his hit song "Panda". [youtube]
video This joint "Bust A Move" by Young MC is an integral part hip hop which helped kick off the 1990's and definitely a song you should listen to.
When it comes to listening to music on the go, the easiest and most convenient way to do this is by signing up with a music streaming service. There are about a dozen to choose from and most of them offer free limited versions and trials. We put together a list of the top 6 for you to choose from. Apple Music Apple...
We already covered how to find the best sites to submit your mixtape to.  But we often get asked, "Where can I find mixtape covers that are already made?". When it comes to getting your music out to the world, having a good presentation is very important.  But sometimes it can be very hard to find the right cover or even gain the...
Just after the huge success of his first English EDM (Electronic Dance Music) track “Do you remember?”, Konstantinos Dilzas is going to release his second English EDM single title “Normality (Maroki Mou)” in two versions: a Rough Version Mix and a Soft Version Mix. The lyrics are written by Tina Refenes based on Konstantinos’s poem “Kanonikotita”. [youtube] His single “Do you remember?”...
[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Check out DJ Moussa and be sure to catch him at the Circuit Festival in Barcelona at following dates: August 2nd, 2016 - Big Opening Party June 8th, 2016 - Matinee Pool Party Links: Official Website: Facebook: Instagram: Venue Info:
[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] PiriYE's Debut mixtape R.A.M. is out now. Check out the R&B Crooner's latest single "Naughty Party" as well as the fan favorites "No Runnin" and "Ballerina". Links: Official Website Twitter Instagram YouTube
[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Viktor Drops the first single from his upcoming EP "V for Vendetta. This is called "Friday The 13th" (Prod By 2Deep). Links: Official Website Twitter Facebook Soundcloud
[youtube] Get a great feeling from this very funny and colorful love story filled with 80s golden era pop nostalgia. Be sure to click the links below and show some love! Links:
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[youtube] Check out the new album "Wild" by TCON.  Follow the links below and show support!   Links: (FREE Download)
[youtube]SASO teams up with Pledge Music to bring to you his self produced record called "The Levee", which is finally ready!  Please contribute by pledging and pre-ordering the album! Links:
[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Check out the sounds of Graham Swizzy, this is definitely some wavy type shit!       Links: Soundcloud
[youtube] This is SUPADAMN's new video called "Boom", coming to you all the way from Fullerton, California. Ya'll be sure to subscribe and follow using the links below. Links:
[youtube] Check out some heat from Yung Tone, called "Fake Love" featuring Money and shot by Don Tarantino.  Show some support, click on the links below! Links:
[youtube] Check out the latest video from Calvin Casha for his joint "Pray". Be sure to get it on iTunes and click on the links below! Links:
[youtube] Endless Perceptions is a comfortable place where your work can be displayed to a much wider audience. Check out the links below. Links: Official Website Twitter
FL Studio 12 is a Digital Audio Workstation (aka DAW for short) used primarily on the PC (Windows OS) for making music. It is considered one of the easiest DAWs to learn how to use and there are plenty of YouTube videos out there that can help anyone learn it all. If you are into making beats, then FL Studio is...
D-Edge stopped by Gangstaville/Str8 Slammin' Radio for a studio performance of his song "Blue Lobsters".  D-Edge's "The Trueprint" is available via Apple Music, Tidal, Amazon and iTunes Now! Links: Official Website
Check out "Frontline" by Adam Day, a brand new song straight from his "365 EP", which has been made available as a free download here; Links:
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Steady Tek-Nick brings you his latest joint called "Thru The Flying Door", which is part of his upcoming "Gawd On Fleek" EP.  Be sure to follow and subscribe, check out the links below. Links: Snapchat: steadytek-nick
Viktor Rasiia is back at it again with a brand new music video for his joint "36 Chamberz" featuring Gov Mag and produced by NALM music.  Be sure to follow using the links below: Links: Viktor Rasiia: Facebook: Twitter: Soundcloud: Gov Mag: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: Soundcloud: NALM Music Facebook: Twitter:
Fransisca London is an alternative pop rock recording artist from London, England. She brings you her latest hit "Worst Day".  Be sure to like and subscribe! For more information use the links below: Links: Official Website Twitter Facebook Digital Status (Management Website)
Check out this amazing resound work by McKean Media! It's the Halo Reach video game trailer set to Blue Swede's famous hit song, "Hooked On A Feeling" and all of the sound effects you hear were added to synchronize everything perfectly.  Click the links below: Links: Official Website YouTube
Jeff Lane is the creator of the worlds greatest 80's experience, "The Molly Ringwalds". In this episode, Jeff sits down with Cheese to discuss hair, music and Cheese's love for Justin Bieber. Links below. Links: Facebook YouTube
"Act Like It" is a motivational banger that inspires you into action when it comes to your dreams and goals. Benjamin Graham, better known as "Bigmouthben" shares his amazing story as he overcame drug addiction and went from sleeping under a bridge all the way to owning a convenience store and becoming an entertainer! Follow the links below:   Links: Official Website Motivation Forward Facebook Twitter
Powercyan takes EDM to a whole new level, with this amazing music video called "Novus Ordo Seclorum".  Be sure to follow using the links below! Links: Official Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Soundcloud
A hilarious take on the worst movie trailer out now. Links below! Links:
A powerful message that promotes change within ourselves. It is based on Michael Jackson's "Man In The Mirror" and covers issues such as police brutality and what we need to do in our community to power us to stand up and make a change. Links are below! Links: Twitter Instagram Soundcloud YouTube
Instrumental music in the hip hop genre used in rap songs are more casually referred to as "beats". In Music Theory, the term "beat" denotes a basic unit of time which serves a big part in denoting the rhythmn of a song, such as the drumbeat. However in rap music, it is one of the many simple terms of endearment used to...
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Here's a funny new artist by the name of Ireon taking the word "censorship" too literal in his song "Censored Myself"! Links: Instagram YouTube
Here is a YouTube video from Crystal McDonald where she gives her viewers a simple foundation tutorial. Definitely subscribe and stay tuned for more great videos. Links: YouTube Instagram
Here is the official music video from Gudda Mane Streetz called "Peyton Manning".  This joint is pure fire. Directed & Edited by Christopher Jones JR (Gudda Mane Streetz).  Links are below. Links: Download Gudda Mane Streetz #TrapTape2 YouTube Twitter
Check out this YouTube channel called "Cars and Classics Las Vegas". They have a true passion for automobiles and in this episode, it's all about RaceWars Las Vegas! Be sure to like and subscribe. Links: Official Facebook YouTube Instagram Twitter
Check out “Don't Let Me Know” by The Band J4!.  This is straight off their upcoming EP "New Revival" which drops on April 1st. Be sure to subscribe and click the links below! Links:
Check out this blend of Jamaican Reggae Fusion by 2 brothers bringing a new dynamic sound to the world of music. Links are below, be sure to follow and subscribe. Links: Official Website
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