D-Roc – “My Paper”

Multi-platinum producer D-Roc follows up his Billboard premiered solo debut “Billionaire” with the self-produced club banger “My Paper.” Similar to his fist single, the…


Mannywellz – “Controlla”

Over the summer, Mannywellz solidified himself as an artist to watch with his well received single “Gotta Know.” Since it’s release, the song has…


20NVR – “Get Ready”

Backed by some bouncy production from fellow DMV native Dejuan Crooks, Maryland’s 20NVR makes their musical debut with the release of “Get Ready.” Taken…




MADNESS Opens Its First Store in Beijing

Helmed by its founder Shawn Yue, Hong Kong streetwear brand MADNESS recently opened its first store in Beijing’s Pacific Sanlitun district. The new brick…

Young GeniuZ

Getting To Know A Powerful Poet: Meet Cee-Won X

Mechanical Dummy recently had the chance to chop it up with Texas-bred artist, poet, DJ, feminist, and overall man of many talents, Cee-Won X…

Interview: Atlanta’s Phan The Konnect Man Shares His Journey

Mechanical Dummy chatted with rising emcee from Atlanta, Phan The Konnect, about his new EP, It’s Gon Be A Fee, his journey thus far,…

Original GeniuZ


Original G’z: 88-Keys

88-Keys is one of Hip Hop’s best kept secrets, having spent the last two decades quietly producing gems on classic albums like “Mos Def…


Original GenuiZ: Bungi Garlin

Its not often Soca Artist are associated with the name pop Star or mainstream artist.Bungi Garlin has opened the door for Soca music with…



Jep Roadie – “Let’s Find Heaven”

Jep Roadie is back this week with a new, personal record. Take a listen to “Let’s Find Heaven” here. “Last week, I fainted due…


Atlanta’s Awful Lifestyle

Words by Azia Egbe. New Atlanta’s “Awful Records” collective has carved a niche in ATL’s creative scene that’s so deep, that even their shallowest…



Casey Veggies “Live and Grow” Feature Interview

  Jerking, ratchet music, these are a couple styles that make up the new age of West Coast rap music and a resurgence of…


Chris Brown Hot 97 Summer Jam Recap Video- Fan Interactions

Hot 97 Summer Jam 2015 was an event for the ages .We traveled to Metlife stadium where the event was being held to get…