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Synergy Chi: A Project Dedicated to Showcasing Women in Hip-Hop

Synergy Chi: A Project Dedicated to Showcasing Women in Hip-Hop

Synergy Chi is an ongoing album presentation based in Chicago that will be bringing women in Hip-Hop to the forefront. Founded by Jovan Landry (ta...
Feeling Burned Out in Your Local Music Scene: Small Crowds Matter

Feeling Burned Out in Your Local Music Scene: Small Crowds Matter

As an artist or anyone in a non-guaranteed career path, it's inevitable that you will feel burned out in your pursuits. Even once you become succ...
Singer/Songwriter Eli displays her 'Hustle' w/ New Single

Singer/Songwriter Eli displays her 'Hustle' w/ New Single

Singer/songwriter Eli (formerly known as Eli Beth) released her debut single with "Careless" last November featuring Fresh & Local's own J.No...
Make Room for The Queendom

Make Room for The Queendom

It's with great pleasure that we're introducing THE QUEENDOM to our F&L viewers. The duo is comprised of AUDIADASOUND and Rocket Rhonnie and ...
Stream J.Nolan's New Album 'Rise of ATLantis'

Stream J.Nolan's New Album 'Rise of ATLantis'

The Fresh & Local family is proud to finally present J.Nolan's brand new FREE album, Rise of ATLantis! This project has been in the works fo...
J.Nolan Releases Music Video for New Song - Welcome

J.Nolan Releases Music Video for New Song - Welcome

Those that have been following the Fresh & Local movement should know that we've been dropping little nuggets of information about J.Nolan's ...
Fresh & Local Blend Tape, Vol. 6 - "Elevated Music"

Fresh & Local Blend Tape, Vol. 6 - "Elevated Music"

We're back with another edition of the Fresh & Local Blend Tape, this time for volume 6 dubbed "Elevated Music" featuring some of today's hott...
Royce Da 5'9 Blacks Out on 10 Minute Funk Flex Freestyle

Royce Da 5'9 Blacks Out on 10 Minute Funk Flex Freestyle

2018 is looking like the return of real emcees dropping epic freestyles and let's just go ahead and salute Black Thought for bringing the energ...
James Lewis Releases New Video - Autumn

James Lewis Releases New Video - Autumn

One of our favorite rising artists from the Atlanta scene, James Lewis, has been making major waves with his 2017 album Layers. His music blends N...
New Music and Video from Bishop Nehru - Rooftops

New Music and Video from Bishop Nehru - Rooftops

So-called "underground Hip-Hop" fans probably remember Bishop Nehru from 2013 when he released his debut project Nehruvia at the age of 16, helpin...
Artist To Watch: Kemba - No You Ain't

Artist To Watch: Kemba - No You Ain't

Let's just go ahead and call a spade for what it is: the Bronx is definitely producing some of today's hottest artists. Whether you want to look a...
Sa-Roc Digs Deep in New Video - Forever

Sa-Roc Digs Deep in New Video - Forever

Sa-Roc has earned her reputation as not only one of the most official women in Hip-Hop, but moreover, an emcee that commands respect. Her brand of...