A few people have reached out to ask why we are not covering the Tekashi69 story. At 1VIBE we strive to bring attention to content that exemplifies what hip-hop culture is all about. The media would like us to believe that rappers are criminals and that our industry is dirty, but we know there’s a lot more going on inside America’s biggest genre and it’s up to us to shape the culture. Our focus is on feeding your curiosity with a mix of good music and interesting stories to help you cut through the noise which has become louder and really good at shifting our attention to nonsense. Time is something that we’ll never get back so let’s spend it doing stuff we truly care about.
Note: Yesterday we updated our official playlist which you can follow on Spotify and Apple Music. For issue 04, a total of 61 links were considered. View the full list here.
Although she just gave birth a few months ago, Anna Wise still has an album on the way. And with an October 18th date set, the Sonnymoon singer is back with another taste of the forthcoming As If It Were Forever.
Last month, Tee Grizzley’s aunt and manager Jobina Brown was shot dead in Detroit at the age of 41. According to reports, a gunman opened fire on Tee Grizzley’s car, killing Brown who was in the backseat. The Detroit rapper has now addressed Brown’s death in a new song called “Satish.”
Quiet As Kept presents COVERS, a live music series featuring new voices and familiar songs. Filmed in Parkdale, Toronto, Canada - the series introduces the world to exciting talents and offers a glimpse into their inspirations and lives as they choose songs important to them to cover.
Revenge of the Dreamers III by Dreamville has sold over 1 million in the US
46 Artists (incl. producers) will receive their 1st Platinum Certification
42 Artists received their first RIAA Certification of any kind when ROTD3 went Gold
Truly beautiful. Dreamville winning 2019
3:37 PM - 22 Sep 2019
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