Ervin Mitchell and Reggie Ransom are set to release their highly anticipated “DOUBLE DRAGON” EP
Atlanta-based rapper Ervin Mitchell teamed up with his childhood friend, Reggie Ransom to put together an imaginative lyrical exhibition for the ages. The fans have anticipated this union for some time now and the wait is now over.
Ervin Mitchell is a songwriter and rap artist from Memphis, Tennessee and currently based out of the hotbed of urban culture: Atlanta, GA. He has mastered his live stage show through barraging the ATL indie rap scene with shows including everything from opening for OG Maco, to high energy romps at iconic venues like The Masquerade. Ervin internalizes the philosophy that the job of a true artist is to convey meaningful messages and emotions in the simplest, most easily digestible way. Ervin is all about the power of dichotomy and often juxtaposes meaningful deep lyrics with light-hearted tropes a la Kanye West or Lil Wayne. He has built a strong organic social media presence and continues to grow a global fanbase with his lyrical wordplay and genre-bending collaborations.
Reggie Ran$om is an artist Influenced by the likes of Lil Wayne, Ludacris, and J. Cole. The Memphis native grew up in a Motown Records influenced household, whose both mother and father listened to a variety of different music ranging from the gritty sound of Blues to the upbeat swing of Jazz and Funk. As teenagers in 2009, Ervin Mitchell and Reggie RanSom along with A.T. started their very own independent record label – School Boyz Entertainment (SBE). Through performing and rapping for a long time prior, Reggie Ran$om broke on to the independent scene with his debut “Higher Education.” In 2014, his debut LP, Higher Education, was released and based on the concept of the expectations and reality of attending an institution of higher learning. Also, it includes his disbelief of the idea that you have to attend college in order to succeed or obtain a greater level of knowledge.“F.W.M”, one of the three singles released from the LP, is an upbeat track that expresses Ransom’s hunger for attention from fans, A&R’s, and other emcees who are sleeping on his talent. After somewhat of a hiatus, he gains a newfound distribution partnership with Power Entertainment LLC. The future is looking bright for the young MC who often forces witty flow, and a particular wordplay down the throats of anyone prepared to listen. You can’t cheat the geek!
The ‘s 7-song EP is NOW available for pre-save at bit.ly/DoubleDragonPreSave and find it on all streaming platforms worldwide, February 22nd.
ShoGame Entertainment Artist, Michael Gassin releases his solo project, “The Country Boi In Cali”
Hattiesburg, Mississippi born, Michael Gassin is the transformation of Hustleman and “The Country Boi In Cali”, with a gritty edge and a laid back aggressive appeal. After many roads traveled, a redefined outlook along with a newfound passion for music itself and the “The Country Boi In Cali” – Michael Gassin was born.
Now equipped with more knowledge, skill-sets and a better overall team, Michael Gassin is stronger than ever. His hunger burns deep, continuing to fuel the high standard of consistent heat to stand out in a
crowd. A true artist with deep roots from the Mississippi to the Bay presenting heavy ass dope party tracks to smoke, dance and ride to. Check out his cover feature on the Legendary Dope Boy’s Magazine February issue.
ShoGame Entertainment presents Michael Gassin ft. Nutt & DaRocSho #doitforthegram Everyone is doing it for “the gram.” Now, you have a song to have fun doing what you do. Show us how and what you do!
Everything you do, #doitforthegram, all day Every Day three sixty-five #doitforthegram
International Artist, Jippie6 teams up with local artists, Young Slime and Benjii on his debut track, “Round Three”
International Hip-Hop artist, Jippie6 born as Kalle Andreasson in Stockholm, Sweden is making noise on the other side of the map. Currently, the 17-year-old artist/producer is living his best life outside of Gothenburg. As the ultimate professional, he located there because it would be convenient to do business with fellow artists and friends. Although Jippie6 has been in the industry as an artist for two months, he has been producing other artists for a long time.
Jippie6’s music is a mixture of Hip-Hop, Pop and Soul. His current singles, “Two Names” and “Round Three” are making waves on digital platforms with over 12,000 streams on Spotify. On Youtube, the audio video of “Round Three” has accumulated over 51,000 views since January 3rd. of this year.
Jippie6’s relationship with other artists is a blessing these days. He met Young Slime and Benjji on his way to the studio. Young Slime and Benjii are a big deal in his city and meeting them at that time, led to the recording of “Round Three” amongst other songs. Now, they are the best of friends outside of the studio.
Most of Jippie6’s upcoming releases will be more towards Hip-Hop/R&B genre. He’s producing all of the tracks including mixing, and automation The beats that he will be using are from his library and now he’s ready to show the world what he is made of. There will be an album sometime after Jippee6 relocates to Spain in March. This temporary move is going to heighten his career while working with some other producers and songwriters there. Jippee6 is going to wow the industry with his innovative style of hip-hop, just you wait and see.
Connect with Jippie6 on social media and take a listen to his track on any digital music platform.
Gainsville, Florida Rapper, LiLpo352 releases his debut album, “Get It How I Live” on Digital Music Outlets
‘Getting it how I live’ is an understatement for the Florida rapper, LiLpo352. At an early age, Lilpo made his mark with his music by competing in talent shows and rap battle, in and out of his hometown. The moment he got older, he sought out to travel from Florida to Philadelphia to promote the physical copies of his mixtape “King of the Trill.” also is available digitally on datpiff.com. The compilation features his club banger ” Brakes” featuring Big Tay and production by Skelly G.
Going unnoticed in 2015, the fans recognize his accomplishments and nominates him for the 250 Plus 352 trophy at the Bigga Rankin Diamond Awards Show. This was a monumental night for him after sharing the same stage that Boosie Bad Azz performed on. Shortly after LiL Po releases his second single, “What are You Doing,” the idea for the visual him pointed him in the direction of Bread Winner Association/ Paper Route Empire’s head photographer and video director- Jordan Spencer.
Soon after Lilpo mysteriously disappears from the scene, he presents his newly-released album, “Get It How I Live.” Ironically, “Get It How I Live.” is also the title of the lead single which is produced by Skelly G. Lilpo will not waste any time to create the visual. The up and coming phenomenal videographer, Jay Spiffy (@shooterstouchfilms) to create a wonderful video. Press play and be sure to stay in tune with Florida rapper, LilPo352 and every single move in this industry.
Chicago-bred Hip Hop Artist, Smooth Kid Dino teams up with KD Young Cocky on his Latest Single, “Bankroll” Visual
Chicago’s very own, Smooth Kid Dino is an up and coming Hip-hop artist who grew up on the South Side of Chicago. SKD appoints KD Young Cocky -who is also from ‘The Chi” – on the visual to his latest single, “Bankroll.”
In 2014, Smooth Kid Dino broke into the music industry with songs like “All I Do Is Flex'” Irritated” and “Bandz Up.” Ashe makes a name for himself, his singles gain local Fm radio play, Worldstar hip-hop features, and thousands of Youtube views. Smooth has worked with several independent artists like BreadGang Tavo, Tripstar, Prince CEO and Arri.
Smooth Kid Dino has since released several singles and been featured on various mixtapes. In 2018, his crowning achievement, so far, is the release of his first album, “Underrated.” After watching the video, click the link, and experience why Smooth Kid Dino is the most underrated artist in the game.
Atlanta Native, Vish-K hits the Scene with his latest single “Can I”
Vish-K is a hip-hop artist from the East Side of Atlanta. Since the age of 16, he began taking his music career seriously. At the age of 32, perfecting his craft is not an option. Vish-K is the first-generation American from a Nigerian background. Thru his culture he was able to listen, and study different music legends before his time.
“I’m making the best music I’ve ever made before in my whole entire life”
In 2007, His debut mix-tape titled “Ambition” was released which helped him gain traction from performing at multiple talent shows, open mics, and clubs. Shortly after, while residing in Savannah, Georgia, Vish -K caught a federal charge and served 3 years in prison.
After his release in 2016, he diligently worked on his “EP” titled ” Vish-K Time.” He has been eager to tell his life-scriptures thru his music and his love of Hip-Hop. Be prepared to hear his style and creativity, Vish-K is making a pledge that 2019 will be his breakout year to the music industry.
Dwayne “Muffla” Simon & Covert Entertainment Soundwork Present “Suspicious Packages 2”
Dwayne “Muffla” Simon and Covert Entertainment Soundwork release the 18-track album titled, ‘Suspicious Packages 2’. This EP is laced with various artists, dope rhymes, intense beats, and that edgy West Coast flow.
Dwayne “Muffla” Simon is one of the original pioneers of hip hop. In fact, Muffla” is the man responsible for lacing hip-hop with his special sauce by writing, producing and arranging super hits for artists such as LL Cool J, Run DMC, and Ice Cube. As one of the originators behind the L.A. Posse, he was one of the main ingredients of a multi-platinum American hip hop record production team.
He ‘retired’ from the music industry for a while and began coaching high school football in the Antelope Valley (outside of Los Angeles.) A true champ in all his endeavors, last year he led the High Desert Phoenix Semi-Pro Football Team, located in Antelope Valley/High Desert to a 2017 PCFC Championship as their General Manager.
His production company, Covert Entertainment Soundwork, marks his foray back into the music business. The recently released “Suspicious Packages 2” is his first production album in 20 years! “Suspicious Packages” returns west coast hip hop to its original funk inspired origins.
As Simon confidently states, “The goal was to make sure each joint checked all the boxes, longevity, potential, the nod factor, C-walkability, ‘unfuckwitable’ bars and lyrics – you know … the formula!”
“Suspicious Packages” is destined to be a true classic. Take a listen above!
Hip-Hop Artist, J-Mane overcomes the adversities of “The Struggle”
J-Mane has seen many struggles throughout his life and desires change. Phillip Jermane Allen – also known as J-Mane, is an up and coming hip-hop artist out the underbelly of small rural West Virginia. Allen was born February 4th, 1988 in White Sulphur Spring to parents, Penny Allen and Jay Jones.
The term “music is the entry to the soul” sits with the young J-Mane. It wasn’t always his passion to still make music. When he was younger, he had another passion that he wanted to carry him to the road of success, football. He had dreams of making it pro and coming out of the struggle. The struggles became more of a reality when he got older.
In 2007, Allen’s world changed completely. His mother, Penny Allen, got sick and lost her fight. Young Allen is merely just coming out of high school at the age of 18, and he didn’t know what to think. Sadness, anger, many emotions were running through his head. During his emotional rollercoaster, he gained a DUI charge, and this was when his mindset changed his whole perspective. Phillip turned to football and envisioned success as his way to make his momma proud. In 2015, his dreams fulfilled when he went to the west coast and signed with an AFL (Arena Football League) team. Shortly after signing with the team- his nightmare began. The interim coach lost his position, and his contract voided. Back on the struggle, J-Mane tried to think of ways to cope. Music became the answer. He was able to speak his story and help inspire others. His path appears to be finally set.
What’s next for J-Mane?
J-Mane, with inspirations from the death of his mother, family, friends, and the overall struggle of life, began his journey into the hip-hop scene. His story speaks for itself with hard times, conflict and poverty. His vision is evident. He aims to reach new heights and change the world with his music. His most recent single, “Proof,” featuring ex D-Block member J-Hood is the prime example of struggle in his life. The record speaks on his story of hardships.
The truth that J-Mane speaks is something that everyone can identify. J-Mane is here to stay and is the next face of the hip-hop community.