“In the video, the two post up in some neighborhood haunts (the local corner store) to express a warning to those not familiar with Ohio’s street codes. Truthfully, these are RCN codes (do your Googles) and for anyone not green lit to pass through, don’t be surprised if [you hear] this song ringing out before you’re face to face with a goon.” — Kevito
Tonight, Okayplayer premiered Hodgie’s new “Caution” video featuring his labelmate Lil Bizzy. On the same day, the Lima, OH-native artist released his latest project, Street Lights. Watch the Khil Datta-directed video on the premiere site.
— Richardine Bartee (@THEYAMS) April 28, 2017
After the release of his latest album, Brooklyn-native rapper ScienZe reached out to me to help with press for the album, “Kind of Dessert.” First to bat is esteemed journalist Andre G’s assessment of the album. Read the full story.
Dessert and Scienze… this is something we can all get behind. https://t.co/BCEbQzZoyD
— Impose Magazine (@ImposeMagazine) April 28, 2017
Today, REVOLT shared the latest CymcoLé record titled, “Gunplay” featuring Rich Homie Quan. Stream the record on the website.
On Thursday around lunchtime, I did a walkthrough with a new singer named Alexis Ayaana at Complex in New York City. During the visit, the Atlanta-based artist talked to the Music Editor. Then, she played music for him; Gave a little background. Currently, Ayaana has a song out with Quavo (Migos) called, “Bad Enough” from her debut EP (Twenty One). We’re all in anticipation of the music video. Stream the song now on SoundCloud.
On Thursday morning, Facebook emailed us to officiate the verification of Toronto-native artist Keysha Freshh’s fan page on its world-renowned social media platform. Visit the official page for the recording artist now. Like the page.
🙏🏾 thank youuu https://t.co/t9so77pFys
— keysha freshh (@freekeysha) April 27, 2017
— Richardine Bartee (@THEYAMS) April 27, 2017
At night, Troy Ave hosted a private #SaluteToTheDJs event in New York City at Platinum Sound Recording Studios. Ahead of the release of the controversial street album #Nupac, we invited select media outlets and DJs to hear the album. Read the recap article.
Last night, Troy Ave hosted his #SaluteToTheDJs Appreciation Event in New York City. Huge thanks to all of the media, DJs, and guests who came through by way of my late night/early night text messages. We appreciate you all. #Nupac out today. Check out more photos by @deonvisuals exclusively on @djenuff's @thatsenuff. #PurfekStorm #BSBRecords #TroyAve #Rappers #NewMusic #DopeBoyTroy #Brooklyn
On Wednesday morning, Twitter unknowingly verified Richardine Bartee’s account (@THEYAMS) on the microblogging website.
Wait, I am verified on Twitter! I was wondering why verified people started following me.
* welcomes myself to the verified club! *
— Richardine Bartee (@THEYAMS) March 28, 2017
@THEYAMS influence gets ur verified . Aye !
— CareFreeBlackGirl (@QUANNAMC) March 28, 2017
@THEYAMS verified doe 🙏🏾
— 👼 (@BXHXLD) March 28, 2017