Articles by Mark Ward


SK33 “Purge/Workout”

Here are 2 more strong releases from Chicago’s SK33. On Purge, he demonstrates his ability to construct a cohesive narrative, while Workout finds his autobiographical stylings not only comprehensive but demonstrative of how nice his…



Tree is one of the most talented musicians I’ve ever heard, point blank period. Also a natural storyteller and an engrossing conversationalist, he has the total package to create thought provoking music that sounds totally…

DeCarlo Tatum Jr ft. Damian.OG “Cross”

On CROSS DeCarlo Tatum Jr. comes in hard and heavy, over production from Neal Howard. Damain.OG bats clean up and demonstrates some adroit lyricism. The track picks up where his summer bagger “Ugly” left off….

Polo Gawd

PoloGawd & Baaby Ape “Blood Brothers”

Polo Gawd is continuing the come-up. As his spins on online and tertiary radio increase rapidly, PG is popping up everywhere. He’s inked film roles and endorsement deals. Even Drake is rocking with him. Check…

SK33 “No Lie”

Sk33 is not fucking around in 2019. Press play to observe. Then check one of the realest songs I ever heard below.