Articles by Mark Ward

JR Writer

JR Writer – Meet Zeus

After a long and distinguished career, people don’t realize how young JR Writer still is. After recently completing a prison sentence, many wrote the bar heavy spitter off. A string of strong song releases confirmed…


Beanz ft. Fred the Godson “Sunshine”

Talented Pennsylvania newcomer Beanz continues her come-up alongside Fred the Godson with the new video for “Sunshine.” The Heatmakerz instrumental sounds like a modern take on early Dipset, with Beanz and Fred admirably trading verses….


Jeff Chery “Money On The Mattress”

Jeff Chery is back with the first release off of his upcoming Vega EP, a collaborative with the legendary Florida production duo HamSquad. “Money On the Mattress” details how Mr. Chery keeps his money with…

Landstrip Chip

Landstrip Chip “Bottom”

When burgeoning newcomer, Landstrip Chip released his project One on One in January I was immediately struck by the intriguing contrast of “Bottom,” the video he’s releasing today. If you were reading his lyrics on Genius, you’d…

MC Tree

MC Tree “Policemon”

This track is certainly something we all need to hear. Tree manages to neatly encapsulate the dichotomy of an America tore apart by race and class with the simple question “I wonder how my white…


Jeff Chery “Cross The Line”

Jeff Chery releases the new video to “Cross the Line,” produced by SM Tracks. The video switches between Chery’s native Léogâne, Haiti, and Atlanta. The reflective song deals with concepts of how loyalty and friendship…