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Independent Spotlight: DonMonique

By Joshua Cubillo DonMonique is a 21-year-old hip-hop artist from Brooklyn, New York. DonMonique was also a model before becoming a hip-hop artist.  DonMonique grew up listening to artist like Biggie, Lil Kim and 50 Cent. When growing up DonMonique

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Independent Spotlight: Cousin Stizz

By Joshua Cubillo Cousin Stizz has been making waves in the underground rap game in Boston. He is a young rapper who is on the come up. The Boston native has already dropped two mixtapes, both to critical acclaim, and

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Independent Spotlight: Deniro Farrar

By Joshua Cubillo Deniro Farrar is an underground hip-hop artist from Charlotte, North Carolina. Farrar has been called the leader of Cult Rap, because of his cult fan base that he has been able to cultivate. He has also been

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Nitty Scott: Independent Spotlight

By Joshua Cubillo Nicki Scott MC is a rapper from Orlando, Florida who is coming up in the underground hip hop scene. Scott first gained attention with her freestyle over the track “Monster” by Kanye West went viral. Her video

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Sampha: Center Stage

Written by Marco Negrete   Sampha Sisay or better known for his stage name Sampha, is a British electronic music singer, songwriter and producer. Sampha is from Morden, London, United Kingdom.  Sampha started making music early in his teenage years.

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R-Mean: Independent Spotlight

Written by Marco Negrete   Dr. Armin Hariri or better known as R-Mean is an American-Armenian hip-hop, songwriter from Los Angeles, California. R-Mean moved to Amsterdam, Netherlands at a young age. At the age of 14 he realized his talent

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Beatjunkies: Independent Spotlight

Written by Marco Negrete   The Beat Junkies are a world famous American hip-hop crew of DJs specializing in Turntablism. The group was established in 1992 in Orange County, California by J.Rocc, Babu and Rhettmatic.   The Beat Junkies were

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