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Keith George II, recognized professionally as “Youngin” is an American Entertainment Executive known internationally as an Industry Gatekeeper. With over 15 years of experience behind the scenes, Youngin operates as an A&R, Executive Producer, Brand Ambassador, Dj, and most recently strategic advisor for the Kandiid App. As an executive, Youngin has connected the dots in many industry circles by placing both artists and executives in position to close deals. Born in Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, England, Youngin was raised as a military brat which eventually assisted his success by exposing him to different cultures and sounds. It was in San Antonio,…

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Some of Dren Starr’s biggest passions include his family, music, and entertainment. But the 44-year-old former DJ, who later turned radio station operator, manager, and producer, also has great love for his hometown, the Lower East Side, Manhattan. Through the work he has done, and what he will continue to do, people will be able to enjoy the legacy of Starr while at the same time developing an appreciation for the Lower East Side or LES. The Lower East Side, Manhattan is not the purest place to reside. The region has a history of crime and drugs that is no…

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Julian Kerins, like many, had COVID and almost died the second time. Despite this and another serious illness, he has effectively committed his life to music since 2013. Michael Vetter (drums) and Michael Schuler (bass) will join him in front of millions of viewers and admirers worldwide. They’ve shared stages with MGK, Fall Out Boy, The 1975, Greta Van Fleet, and others. However, despite the fact that COVID-19 caused them to postpone all festival appearances and tours for the remainder of 2021, Julian and his band have continued to build momentum by cooperating with their production crew, which includes Grammy-winning…

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In just a few years Corey St. Rose has made a name for himself and proved that he is a force to be reckoned with in the New York music scene. Hailing from East New York, he continuously proves that he is just getting started and has a lot more in store for his fans. I had the pleasure of speaking with him about his inspirations, influences, his new single and video “New York City” and any goals he has planned for 2022. Often categorized as a “drill rapper,” Corey St. Rose wears many different hats. He has proven that he cannot…

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I’ll forever find myself allured by music that attaches itself to a “lifestyle,” whether communicated through lyrics, visuals, or otherwise. When an artist is able to effectively bring listeners into the world that their music comes from without losing the truest and purest version of the feeling that the world exudes, a new dimension of appeal is added to each release, and in turn, the artist is generally better suited to stick around for the long run. Such is certainly the case with New York artist Shalev Haziza, who may have built his momentum on TikTok — a platform infamous…

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1. What is your name/stage name?Shakeel Wasean Ivery but musically known professionally as Polo Shak 2. When is your birthday?December 8th, 1992 3. Where are you from?Queens, NY 4. What do you do?Im a Music Artist, Actor, Model, Brand Ambassador & Activist 5. How long have you been making music?I’ve been making music for about 24 years now. Since age 5 6. What was your first song/project?My first song that made people gain interest I will say “No Likes No Followers” which was back in 2015 but I’ve done recorded at least 500 songs way before that. 7. Who’s your inspiration?My…

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What is your name? My stage name is palmTree, but my real name is Joe or Joey (only my mom calls me Joseph). Would you rather have? 50k in cash or a perfect credit score, and why? I would rather have a perfect credit score than 50k in cash. Cash is becoming less valuable and assets are more important for financial stability in my opinion. These days credit goes farther than cash. Who is your favorite producer? My favorite producers at the moment are DGV and Epik Beats, only because I use their beats. If we’re talking major producers, all…

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Da Baby has some punches to throw of his own against the naysayers who are criticizing his new song “Sneaky Link Anthem” he posted on social media to give his own social beat down. The 30-year-old MC usually goes with more pack-a-punch, energy filled and boppy songs, But he decided to try on a new sound and vibe in his latest single. The Hip Hop community instantly got to their keyboards and let him have an earful after it dropped and social media has been buzzing ever since with reactions towards the song. Even though a lot of fans were…

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Verzuz made history in 2021 with a battle between two of The Biggest Household names in NY Hip Hop. The L.O.X vs Dipset had the whole world tuned in and on the edge of their seats. We all saw the result as L.O.X decapitated the Harlem Heroes. But now Dipset’s Jim Jones says he’s got unfinished business with L.O.X and welcomes all the smoke with Jadakiss specifically. That night in NYC’s famed Madison Square Garden a Lyrical massacre took place with Harlem’s Dipset being the unfortunate victim. For one person it was just another night of eating dinner, The Legendary…

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