Released in theaters in 3D, the movie is based on and directed by the filmmaker behind Planet B-Boy, an award-winning documentary on the international breakdancing tournament, Battle of the Year, that has been held annually since 1990. The competition is essentially the world’s biggest b-boy competition, bringing in the best and most innovative dancers from around the world.
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As the music industry embarks on a new era of emcees, rapper Black Pat is destined to leave his own imprint in the game. His versatility and dynamic stage presence puts Black Pat in a league of his own. Black Pat is able to captivate his audience in a way that many Hip-hop acts can not. His latest music video is called “The Statement,” which is the intro track off of Black Pat’s new Mixtape “They Sleepin On Me” hosted By 97.9FM The Beat’s J-Kruz.
Many are describing emcee Focus The Truth as “A Lyrical Radical,” “A Rap Renegade,” “A Hip Hop Juggernaut” and a “Musical Maverick.” Focus The Truth is shattering the misconception that lyrical rappers can’t successfully create radio friendly hit songs that appeal to the masses. He is creating a major buzz with his latest single “City of Angels.” The song is the latest single off of his critically acclaimed mixtape “Berwick Road.”
Fresh off of his GYBU video interview with Blitz, Mike Bars drops off the eerie visual to his Halloween inspired smash hit “There Will Be Blood”. For the track, Bars went all out: making the trip from Portland down to Cali to link up with Funk Volume’s own SwizZz to snatch up a guest feature. Then, Bars shot and edited footage around the clock in order to have the video uploaded & available by the end of Halloween night. BTW, Mike directed the video himself. “16 Bars” drops November 16th and is hosted by Funk Volume’s DJ Hoppa. Believe us when we say #ThereWillBeBlood once it’s officially released.
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And just in case you missed it, here is the Mike Bars GYBU exclusive interview with Blitz
he Session A3C Edition, highlighting 4 of the top unsigned artist, Audra The Rapper, Me’mo, Rome Fortune, and Alex Wiley.
Shout out to Lady B!
Ebon Lurks is a young musical phenom and an exceptionally talented vocalist. He captivates the ears of listeners by effortlessly fusing Pop and R&B. He is based out of Broken Arrow, OK. Ebon is being compared to superstar Justin Bieber, yet he has a voice and style all his own. He displays an unconventional amount of passion through music, both on record and live on stage. Ebon possesses a unique delivery, a charismatic personality and major star qualities. His numerous YouTube videos, including medleys, renditions, covers, and original music, have accumulated 3.5 million views and counting. His fans are called Lurkers. Moreover, Ebon is being backed by the reknowned PenGameCrazy organization headed by Michael Grammy. Mr. Grammy has written a myriad of hit songs for Ebon including Ebon’s current single “One Day.” Ebon Lurks has an aura that captures and motivates the hearts and minds of music lovers.
ACA Wun Nation is here to break through the monotony and staleness of the current Hip Hop landscape. ACA stand for American Caribbean Alliance. The group consists of Major Afektz, SRG, and Baw. Major Afektz. ACA Wun Nation delivers vivid rhymes and smooth flows. Their skillful wordplay and witty metaphors paint precise pictures. And their cadence and penmanship are top-notch. Their music combines raw Dance Hall and Reggae with hard hitting Hip Hop. The combination is explosive. The group’s versatility and dynamic stage presence put ACA Wun Nation in a league of his own.Their upcoming album is called “Unity Through Sound,” and the lead single is a track entitled “I’m American.” The music video for the single is fun and energetic. ACA Wun Nation represent unity and hope. Their mission to have all people of Caribbean origin come together under one cause and purpose. And also they want to share their music with the world. Follow them on their journey as they embark on the road to superstardom.
Atlanta based Rap sensations Brinks Life have created a major buzz in recent months by being featured on Thisis50 Radio and having a blow out show at the legendary Sullivan Hall in NYC. The group is comprised of brothers Montblanc and Naj Mullah. Their cinematic street dialect, phenomenal word play and witty punchlines set them apart from the competition. They are a new strain of Hip Hop. Over the years, Brinks Life has assembled a total package of musical genius, magnetic charisma and business acumen. Their latest mixtape called “On Camera, Off Camera” is out on LiveMixtapes.com. Additionally, the group has been ripping up venues with their dynamic stage presence. Brinks Life’s performances are filled with Energy, Confidence & Swagger.
Chicago, home of some of entertainment’s most gifted and vibrant superstars also gave birth to the rising rap phenomenon known as Kenn Retro. Kenn Retro is an emcee with a heart of a rapper. He is a lyricist who paints portraits with his words. This burgeoning MC has the lyrical poise to put him on par with some of the greatest of MC’s around. Kenn Retro is solidifying his spot as one of the best to emerge out of Chi Town. Compelled by the likes of Tribe Called Quest, Nas, Common, Mos Def, Wu-Tang, Redman, Notorious BIG and Lupe Fiasco, Kenn Retro breathes life into the mic and he writes about real life experiences. Be on the look out for his album entitled “The ID, EGO and SUPEREGO. ”