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New Music: DAVII releases self-produced smooth double single - "Would You?" with a "Nothing Without You" MV

Singer-songwriter DAVII is melting hearts with falsetto vocals on a funky-jazzy beat, as he wanders aimlessly in an official music video for his new track "Nothing Without You" - the first song off his double single "Would You?" His self-produced new music hit streaming sites on July 30. His previous release - last year's single "Only Me," features South Korean singer Heize. But he's also actually collaborated with HEIZE a number of times. Most recently on her March album -  "She's Fine" for her track - "But, I am your Buddy." Check out his new visual above. View this post on Instagram D-3🌠🌠🌠 #WouldYou #DAVII #사랑했었다고 #하고싶던말 #Nothingwithoutyou #Imsorry 2019 07 30 PM 6:00 A post shared by 다비/DAVII (@daviichoi) on Jul 27, 2019 at 5:38am PDT

Rapper Dok2 announces Canada and Europe "Thunderground" World Tour

Illionaire Records co-founder Dok2 is going on tour. The rapper announced on July 29, that he'll be hitting cities in Canada and Europe beginning Sunday, September 1st for his "Thunderground" World Tour. Tickets will be available on Monday, August 5th at 3 P.M. You can find more information at  INLet'sGo! had the opportunity to see the rapper and Illionaire's co-founder The Quiett in Atlanta in 2016. Check out the video below... View this post on Instagram Tickets Available Next Monday Aug 5th 3PM at A post shared by GONZO (@dok2gonzo) on Jul 29, 2019 at 4:48pm PDT

ALL in GOOD FUN: Jay Park responds to pH-1, Sik-K, Woodie Gochild & Haon's verse taunts promoting upcoming H1GHR MUSIC collaboration release - "WATER"

UPDATED: 07/30/19 - Sik-K single - "WATER" feat. Woodie Gochild, pH-1, HAON & Jay Park (produced by GooseBumps) is out on streaming sites now. ORIGINAL POST... The latest label collaboration for H1GHR MUSIC is due out on July 30th. The title of the song is "WATER." It features label co-CEO Jay Park, as well as his artists pH-1, Sik-K, Woodie Gochild and Haon. To build hype for it, the rappers have been taunting each other with braggadocious disses on social media about who has the best verse on the track. On July 26, pH-1 tweeted on twitter and captioned on Instagram, along with video with his dog Holly listening to the song, saying "so Holly the critic tells me that my verse on this unreleased H1GHR track was the coldest... you be the judge on 07/30." Also on July 26, on Instagram Story, Sik-K shared video of himself jamming to "WATER," but also shaking his head on the verses featuring the other artists. Sik-K also replied t

NEW MUSIC: PENOMECO - "Tempo" feat. Sik-K

South Korean artist PENOMECO from the crew FANXY CHILD, has dropped a new summer jam. His "Tempo" single, featuring H1GHR MUSIC's Sik-K, hit streaming sites on July 28 under SM Entertainment and MILLION MARKET. Check it out below...

NEW MUSIC: Paloalto drops "Love, Money & Dreams, Part 3" featuring Ted Park & pH-1 for second track - "ijuswanna"

Hi-Lite Records founder Paloalto is back with part three of  "Love, Money & Dreams." It dropped on July 26. Part one rolled out in May and part two hit streaming sites in June, featuring BewhY on the track "Promised Land." This time around, Paloalto has enlisted H1GHR MUSIC's Ted Park and pH-1, for the second track of the new double single. Their Holymoley! produced song titled "ijuswanna," includes melodic lyrics in English and Korean on a bouncy beat. The first song of the release, "Move On," was produced by Big Banana. Take a listen to both below. #팔로알토 의 새 싱글 ‘Love, Money & Dreams, Part 3’가 모든 음원사이트에 발매되었습니다. #Paloalto just released new single “Love, Money & Dreams, Part 3.” 1. Move On Produced by Big Banana 2. ijuswanna (feat. Ted Park & pH-1) Produced by Holymoley! #하이라이트레코즈 — Hi-Lite Records | 하이라이트레코즈 (@hiliterecords) July 26, 2019

NEW MUSIC: YoungWon - "Am I Confused?" EP with a "Cocky" Official Music Video

South Korean rapper Youngwon from Bluesy Mansion is "Cocky" with his crew, in one of two official videos off his new EP "Am I Confused?". The new music hit streaming sites on July 21. His "Cocky" visual hit the Dynasty Muzik YouTube channel on July 25 (after initially dropping on the GENIE MUSIC channel on the 21st). A visual for the track "IDW" also dropped on the 21st.  ALBUM CREDITS Agency: Dynasty Muzik Executive Produced by Snacky Chan, Truman Music Production – Bluesy Mansion Mixed and Mastered by Truman Artwork designed by 非但 Film Production - Bluesy Mansion Film Directed by Truman

Worth a Listen: EXO-SC debut Hip-Hop EP - "What a Life"

When you involve production from South Korean hip-hop industry heavy hitters, it's hard to go wrong on the final drop. On July 22, EXO's Chanyeol and Sehun released their debut EP as duo EXO-SC. The two are from nine-member South Korean–Chinese K-pop group - EXO, which is based in Seoul. The sub-unit's-- EXO-SC's new hip-hop album, "What a Life," was produced by hip-hop legend--Dynamic Duo's Gaeko, as well as Devine Channel, Aris Maggiani and AOMG's Gray. The duo also received an assist from Rhythm Power members Hangzoo and Boi B. The cross-over for the two K-pop SM Entertainment boy band members, includes a visual for two of the EP's three title tracks - "Just us 2" featuring Gaeko (produced by GRAY) and "What a Life" produced by Devine-Channel and Aris Maggiani. The Extended Play hits the mark, with summer anthems. Not surprising, coming from two artists who belong to one of the top K-pop groups in South Korea. Formed

NEW MUSIC: E SENS - "The Stranger"

South Korean rapper E SENS' latest project - "The Stranger," includes hard flow and beats on a 13-track full length album. He released the album on streaming sites on July 22. Formerly a member of the (disbanded) hip-hop duo Supreme Team (with Simon Dominic), the 32-year-old artist previously released a visual for one of his tracks off the project, "Son of A" ("그XX아들같이"), on July 4th. His new music features Masta Wu, Qim Isle and Kim Ximya. Check it out below.

Rich Brian Spotlights Indonesian Culture in new "Kids" visual off Forthcoming Album

19-year-old Indonesian rapper Rich Brian dropped the official music video for his track "Kids" on July 19-- showing the scenes, people and culture of his hometown of Jakarta, Indonesia. The single is a pre-release off his upcoming album - "The Sailor," which is due out on July 26. He dropped the track and visual "Yellow" off it, on June 26. In "Kids," Brian spits bars about his rise in Hip-Hop, and his impact on the next generation. I'm makin' songs that'll probably outlive us for generations. Started off as the sailor, look at me, now I'm the captain. Rich Brian will be live on stage at the 88rising Head In The Clouds Music & Arts Festival on August 17th at Los Angeles State Historic Park. He'll then take his new music on tour, beginning in Perth, Australia, on Aug. 29. Check out the visual above. This is one of my fav songs ive ever made. No hooks just words over beautiful music. This album is gonna

Lil Cherry and Jito Mo drop crazy Lyric Video for their song "Get A Whiff of Dis"

Lil Cherry and Jito Mo have returned with a bizarre Lyric Video for their new song "Get A Whiff of Dis." The colorful visual dropped on July 18 on the Sauce Cartel YouTube channel. The two released the actual track on June 29th. Check out the video below.

NEW MUSIC & MV: Junoflo - "Wide Awake"

Making it three weeks in a row, California rapper Junoflo has dropped his third single in July. The latest release, "Wide Awake," hit streaming sites with an official music video on YouTube on July 18. Previously the artist released his tracks "Made Men" on July 4th, and "Acid Freestyle" on July 11. Hey whoa We don't sleep no more We dreaming wide awake whoa Even bags under my eyes designer Hey whoa Everything ain't black and white Expand your mind and find your light You'll be alright alright alright alright

NEW MUSIC: Yultron & Jay Park - "West Coast"

Jay Park has once again linked up with EDM producer/DJ - Yultron. This time, for a song Park wrote about a woman he could love on the "West Coast." The official audio video for the track was uploaded on the H1GHR MUSIC YouTube channel on July 18. Check it out above.

NEW VIDEO DROP: Jhnovr - "Baptism" feat. Goretexx

R&B singer Jhnovr is taken to church with his hands tied, in a new visual off his recent EP "Dirty Messiah." The official music video for his track "Baptism," featuring rapper Goretexx, dropped on July 17, under South Korean label WEDAPLUGG Records. Check it out below.

Mural of Rapper Dumbfoundead Vandalized

The iconic mural of rapper Dumbfoundead painted on the side of Catalina Liquor in Koreatown in Los Angeles, has been vandalized-- that's according to a social media post from the artist. A picture of the vandalism, shows letters spray painted across it. On July 16th, Dumbfoundead thanked painter Joseph Yun Lee and Catalina Liquor on Instagram for "wanting to keep the mural up as long as they did."  The mural was originally painted for the rapper's 2016 music video "Murals," a visual off his "We Might Die" album. Last year, he tweeted that he was getting a least one tagged photo a day from fans who had taken a picture in front of it. Dumbfoundead is now asking fans to send pictures or videos they had taken in front of the mural to or tag him, so he can use the images in a video. View this post on Instagram [🚨UPDATE: Send any pictures or video of you w

Now Listening To: JMIN - "I Know Why"

Up and coming California-based rapper JMIN released his melodic track and visual titled "I Know Why" at the end of June. While the artist is still in the early stages of his music career, he is already receiving international attention after the release of the video for his song “Spaceship” on the 'No Jumper' YouTube channel last September. According to his online profile on GENIUS , JMIN (aka Jonathan Min), is 18-years-old, and moved to Los Angeles from Florida, in the 9th grade. Check out his music and video below.

NEW VIDEO DROP: Sampa The Great - "OMG"

Calling it a "flex of the culture and art" coming out of Africa, Zambian-born rapper Sampa The Great dropped a track and visual on July 10, off her upcoming debut album "THE RETURN." The new single titled "OMG" hit streaming sites with a music video on YouTube. Sampa posted on social media that the video was shot in South Africa and Botswana with a special appearance by her parents. Check it out below. The album drops on September 13. It fuses jazz, spoken word and hip-hop. You can also catch the Australia-based artist live in concert. She continues her tour on July 13 in London and July 18 in New York. More tour dates can be found on her website... at . We’re bringing the return on tour with us! Sharing stories from my upcoming album for the first time live later this year. Looking forward to bringing all these stories to you! — Sampa The Great (@Sampa_The_Great)

Song of The Day: Mahalia - "Simmer" feat. Burna Boy

UK artist Mahalia samples Jamaica's - Beenie Man, and his 90's dancehall hit - "Who Am I (Sim Simma)," in her latest release titled "Simmer," featuring Nigerian rapper/singer Burna Boy. The hot new single dropped on July 3rd, as a pre-release off her upcoming project "LOVE AND COMPROMISE" - due out in September, the same month, that she'll be taking her music on the road. Mahalia kicks off her "LOVE AND COMPROMISE" tour, on September 22 in Detroit, MI. Listen to today's Song of The Day, "Simmer," below. The album drops on September 6th. I’ve been waiting to play these songs to you since the day I wrote each one. The Love and Compromise tour is coming this Autumn 🌺🕊🌿 jheeeeze!!!!!! — Mahalia (@mahalia) June 25, 2019

NEW VIDEO DROP: Paloalto - "It Ain't Love"

A passionate performance for Hi-Lite Records founder Paloalto in his new visual for his track "It Ain't Love." The South Korean rapper released the official music video on July 7th, complete with English subtitles. The song, produced by AOMG's Code Kunst, is one of two from his June 22nd double single release -   “Love, Money & Dreams, Part 2.” Check it out above. #팔로알토 의 ‘사랑이 아냐 (It Ain’t Love)’의 뮤직비디오가 #하이라이트레코즈 공식 유튜브 채널을 통해 공개되었습니다. Check out the official video of #Paloalto ’s “It Ain’t Love,” taken from his latest single “Love, Money & Dreams, Part 2.” #HiLiteRecords — Hi-Lite Records | 하이라이트레코즈 (@hiliterecords) July 7, 2019

NEW MUSIC & MV: Deepshower- "Focus" feat. Barney Artist, ELO & Niko Blank

South Korean producer Deepshower has released a new groovy track featuring Barney Artist, ELO, and Niko Blank. The single titled "Focus," hit music platforms on July 5th, with an official music video on YouTube. His previous release, "COLORS," dropped in mid 2018. Check out his new music below and above.

HOT NEW ALBUM: Miyachi - "WAKARIMASEN" & "MESSIN" MV feat. Jay Park and Bryce Hase

  Japanese artist Miyachi has teamed up with global star Jay Park, and singer Bryce Hase for a track and visual off his new album "WAKARIMASEN." The official music video for their song "MESSIN" hit YouTube on July 3rd, the same day as the album release. In the visual, Park steals the attention of two young women from Miyachi, who picked the girls up at a club somewhere in Tokyo. The new music from Miyachi follows Park's latest release, his new EP "Nothing Matters" hit streaming sites just the day before, on July 2nd. MY FIRST COLLAB WITH A JAPANESE ARTIST~! watch me spit some bars in Japanese haha. shout outs King Miyachi! — JAY BUM PARK (@JAYBUMAOM) July 3, 2019

Jay Park shows his softer side in new EP "Nothing Matters" & "All Day (Flex)" MV

Jay Park is back with softer melodies. His new 5-track EP "Nothing Matters" hit streaming sites on July 2nd, with a visual for his track "All Day (Flex)" featuring HAON and YUMDDA. Producers on the mini-album, with lyrics mostly in Korean, include OkayJJack, Ugly Duck, Cha Cha Malone and Slom. The new music follows the release of his hip-hop LP - "The Road Less Traveled," back on June 7th. TRACK LIST 1. All Day (Flex) (Feat. HAON(김하온) & 염따) (Prod. By OkayJJack) (*Title) 2. Nothing Matters (Prod. By Ugly Duck) 3. Yummy (Feat. Crush) (Prod. By Cha Cha Malone) 4. 홀로 (Prod. By Slom) 5. Encore (Prod. By Slom)