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COMPTON RAPPER AD HAS A STORY TO TELL

Read the full interview on LAWeekly.com! AD was born and raised in Compton. Aside from being a phenomenal rapper with a huge personality, real name Armand Douglas has seen the worst of the worst in his neighborhood. At age 18, he witnessed his friend…

July 31, 2019
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Hella Juiced: Compton Av

Read the full interview on YoungCalifornia.com! Compton Av is everything his name embodies: a rapper who grew up on Compton Ave. Exploding onto the West Coast with bangers “Run Me My Money” and “Money Dance,” songs guaranteed to turn the function all the way up,…

July 19, 2019
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TRACK OF THE WEEK: CHANNEL TRES’ “SEXY BLACK TIMBERLAKE”

Read the full article on LAWeekly.com! Channel Tres hails from Compton but brings sounds from all over the States. Known for his out-of-box style, the singer/songwriter creates upbeat records laced with silky, smooth production — and a West Coast flare. Now, he prepares fans…

June 17, 2019
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Best Breakthrough Rapper: Azjah

Read the full interview on LAWeekly.com! Azjah, arguably the most successful female rapper to come out of Compton, is repping the Westside to the fullest. The Princess Diaries artist prides herself on bringing a new sound to the West Coast, while helping to “put females on…

May 16, 2019
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Is Eric Bellinger the Reigning King of R&B?

Read the full interview on LAWeekly.com! Best known for his club bangers “I Don’t Want Her” and “Valet,” singer-songwriter (and sometimes rapper) Eric Bellinger prides himself on quality, authenticity and passion in not only his music but his everyday life. Having traveled the world…

January 10, 2019
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Hella Juiced: Boogie

Read the full interview on YoungCalifornia.com! 2018 is the year of melodic rap, but it’s also the year hip-hop lovers crave those raw and uncut, hard-hitting bars and flows that the world’s most popular genre was founded on. For Boogie, he masters and delivers both.…

November 8, 2018