Top 10 Submissions September Ep 3 • Word Is Bond

We are still dedicated to showcasing the best tracks/videos from the underground by searching far and wide in order to bring you our weekly list. It’s a tough job as we sift through a ton of high-quality tracks just to settle for just 5 so we switched it up so now we curating the  Top 10 Submissions. Now that is what we call dedication, so sit back relax and get familiar with these acts.
Remember, don’t forget to support them by sharing their works.

 

West Coast duo Chuuwee & Trizz drop the second single “See Today”, off their upcoming collaborative album, “AmeriKKa’s Most Blunted 3. For this, they teamed up with producers Money Montage and Chris Rose who craft a laid back backdrop for the stoner duo to kick some mellow bars.  Stay tuned for more leaks and visuals off AmeriKKa’s Most Blunted 3, due out on September 28th via Below System Records.

 

Baltimore emcee UllNevaNo and Virginia producer Illien Rosewell team up on this gritty banger titled “Chain Nets”. The producer crafts a hard-hitting backdrop while UllNevaNo delivers a solid performance showcasing his left field lyricism and smooth flow. “Chain Nets” is taken from the duo’s collaborative project ‘Confidence Is Everything 3‘ a sports-themed project that captures the spirit and competitiveness of basketball.

 

 

 

Togolese rapper Eddy Mufasa brings a unique vibe to the list with his unique flow and distinct style on the song “No Problem”. Using a mellow trap influenced backdrop(courtesy ofK!CK’F), he gets the listener feeling the vibe regardless of his multi-lingual flow.

No Problem is the first single off Eddy Mufasa’s album “KETA”  which you can get here

 

 

 

UK based singer Na7halie Sade teams up with ROMZY on the summery jam titled “I can tell you”. The London singer, by way of Zambia, feels at home over the dancehall-tinged, afro-swing type jam laced with smooth melodies and a catchy hook. The video portrays a playful boy meets girl story where both parties are in essence trying to convince each other they are a perfect match.

 

 

 

Columbus hip-hop artist Tieran bares it all in his new self-produced single “Sick”. The introspective track is written like a diary and Tieran certainly does not hold back, voicing his disappointments with his life and his musical pursuit. “Sick” is the second single off of his upcoming self-produced album Deep End.

 

 

 

RnB artist Jeannie drops off her pop-driven RnB single titled “Savoir-Faire” which is the lead single of “Ninja”, her debut EP. The vibrant groove and minimal production allow her lush vocals to shine through with solid melodies with some late 00s RnB vibes. “Savoir-Faire”, is one of those romances that no one can really explain. A consuming and unexpected passion that brings us back to the carefree and spontaneous moment of our first love affair.

 

 

 

 

Spitty the sequel drops  “The Preacher” the first track off his new project snacks vol.1. He teamed up with producer rich mahogany who builds a soul-drenched gloomy backdrop for the rapper to kick hard-hitting lyrics.

Get the full project here

 

 

MikeyTheFist taps into his inner chi on his new single “Vibrations”. He comes through with a dreamy, hard-hitting production/instrumentation from Cmarr while he crafts heartfelt lyrics that hit the soul. he further explains  “The message is simple, yet effective. Root out and stay clear of the snakes and surround yourself with positive people and energy.

 

 

 

Rising R&B vocalist, songwriter and producer Stefan James unveils his debut single “Situation”. Over a mellow, lush backdrop the artist dwells on the trials and tribulations of addiction, “Situation” contrasts delicate instrumentation against Stefan’s entrancing R&B falsetto. The song sets the stage for further music to be released by Stefan James this fall.

The young artist music and lyrics pull from a life marred by tragic events, including battles with addiction and substance abuse, as well as the tragic loss of his older brother. “I’ve been there,” he says, speaking to all who are dealing with depression, loss, or addiction. “When you’re feeling down, just put a couple of my songs on and cry or smile. Whatever you have to do to get through that moment. You’re not alone.”

 

 

Deewllz returns with solid lyricism over a dreamy soundscape on his new song “I Did It Again”. The beat selection is quite different from his previous records but its definitely something solid.

 

 

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TOP 10 SUBMISSIONS for last week of August 2018 • Word Is Bond

We are still dedicated to showcasing the best tracks/videos from the underground by searching far and wide in order to bring you our weekly list. It’s a tough job as we sift through a ton of high-quality tracks just to settle for just 5 so we switched it up so now we curating the  Top 10 Submissions. Now that is what we call dedication, so sit back relax and get familiar with these acts.
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Newcomers Prvnci and Leon Kanji kick off this week Top 10 submissions with their downtempo, offbeat style of hip-hop. Their style bridges new age raps and hard-hitting boombap type beats.  Very playful but relaxing song

 

 

TWIB stalwart Brenton returns with a solid freestyle he calls ” #Issavibe”. using the same instrumental from Dreamville’s Bas’s “Milky Way” single “Tribe.” He brings his own vibe and smooth flow over the soulful beat.

 

 

C-bass’ & Sabrina Sounds team up with rapper Westmore for their newest single titled “Me, Myself and I”. The soulful backdrop employed by the artists also has a bouncy energetic feel to it as Westmore comes through with his smooth flow and heartfelt lyrics.

“Me, Myself and I” is taken from their 3 track EP titled “Collide”

 

 

Chi-town artist Cmoneywave. comes through with a heartfelt single titled “8:05”. On the soulful backdrop, he really goes introspective and pours his feelings on the track. With nothing to hide, he shares his struggles and hopes with the listener with his passionate flow. In his own words, Cmoneywave breaks down the meaning of the song as follows  “This is one of the realest songs I ever wrote. I had some things that I had to say and the beat allowed me to take it to a new level explaining some real situations. “8:05” is a reflection of those thoughts, no hook just pure realness.

 

 

 

 

“Time” by Steve Spiffler and producer Jimmy Wigz is a laid back, sombre piano-driven record that hits the mark. Spiffler displays excellent lyricism as he breaks down a go-getter state of mind and why we should not mistake him for a run-of-the-mill character. Get the audio here

 

“Amistad Bezel” is the newest record from rapper Anterluz (California) and DJ Blkluos (Toronto) and its a testament to their undeniable talents. The duo met back in the day on Myspace but later met up a decade later in 2018 and proceeded to work on a full-length tape. 

“Amistad Bezel” is taken from their collaboration project titled “Chaos Every Summer” where Anterluz raps on Dj Blkluos tracks, and vice versa.

After dropping “The Re-Up” earlier this month Dee Wallz stays true to the title of his last song and comes back full swing with “La Familia” a song that has strong soulful production, wordplay, lyrics and theme to match. Hit the play buttonandget familiar with the rising emcee.

London based producer Psychedelic Ensemble stray from the norm on their new release titled “Hot Ninja” featuring emcee Zeroh. The producer crafted a cinematic, mind-boggling backdrop that doesn’t sound like anything out there but on another note, Zeroh’s off-kilter performance is noteworthy as well.

Get Psychedelic Ensemble’s full-length album here

 

 

Bay area rapper/producer Righteous Reg delivers a smooth,boom-bap jam titled  “We All Know Everything” that showcases a blend of new age raps over a smooth backdrop. The song is off his newly released T.R.R.A(The Righteous Rap Album)

 

 

 

 

Lady Tee The Difference, has always been pushing the envelope with her confidence and stylish raps that go against the norm. Now she is back with the visual for her previously released song “Match Up“. The video takes the song’s premise up a notch with it’s vivid portrayal of a battle of the sexes type approach. The video was co-directed by Lady Tee and Tae Nichol, and shot by King Spencer.

“Match Up” is taken from her upcoming project  Strictly For My Women.

 

 

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Top 5 submissions for 3rd week june 2018 • Word Is Bond

We are still dedicated to showcasing the best tracks/videos from the underground by searching far and wide in order to bring you our weekly list. It’s a tough job as we sift through a ton of high-quality tracks just to settle for just 5. Now that is what we call dedication, so sit back relax and get familiar with these acts.
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Ackrite Nation recording artist Teddy Benson teams up with Kxng Crooked I on the bouncy, cinematic track titled “Legend Talk”. The track is a testament to Teddy’s dedication in the game, he knows his role and is fully determined to get to the apex. He helms the first 2 verses while Crooked I wraps it up with a powerful verse at the end.

 

 

Twenty8 links with Dirty Productions to create a lucid dream type video for his newest single, “Luci”. The video is about the wild things love can make you do. Twenty8 raps over the body in a lucid dream state look video.

 

The LA x JNB duo reminisces about the first time when Aliano heard Nas before he dropped the Nasty. The duo pays homage to the Queensbridge legend over some authentic 90s boom bap produced by producer Jakk Wonders.

The full project is available for free on AudioMack here

 

 

Jamar Carr delivers another poignant commentary on this track titled “Million dollar slaves”. Very insightful and definitely something to grow on.

 

Dee Wallz comes through with something off the hook titled “The Cut Off”.

 

 

Rowlan pontificates on love on his new record titled “Selfish Love”. Using mellow, downtempo soundscapes and melody laced vocals, he gets the message across nicely.

 

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Top 5 submissions for 1st week June 2018 • Word Is Bond

We are still dedicated to showcasing the best tracks/videos from the underground by searching far and wide in order to bring you our weekly list. It’s a tough job as we sift through a ton of high quality tracks just to settle for just 5. Now that is what we call dedication , so sit back relax and get familiar with these acts.
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Kuma Overdose deliver his quirky style of hiphop on this new single titled “WONDA” feat Lord Apex. The downtempo, off-kilter soundscape is definitely worth the listen alone.

 

 Budding Houston, Texas-based rapper/singer Elias M. Powers dwells on his work ethic on his new release “#Workboy”. Kenneth English provides some production that is equal parts trippy and hypnotic to match some of the more braggadocious music you’ll find in his growing catalog.

 

LA based emcee D-Strong brings back that good old head nodding boombap on his newest single “Finger Pop”.  This is pure unfiltered from start to finish.  D-Strong is now gearing up for a national tour with 5 Studio releases under his belt and working on 2 new projects one produced by Ben Hedibi.

 

Dee Wallz goes the mellow route on his newest record titled “From The Start”. Over a bouncy, laid-back backdrop, he kicks some solid bars as he tackles the naysayers.

 


Bucket Hat Jack drops “V.H.S” which is off his recently released EP. It’s a self-produced. A feel good, sing-a-long funky track. Have fun and don’t take yourself too seriously

 

 

 

Nigerian rapper, Fecko, returns from his hiatus after becoming a graduate to remind the hip-hop community that he is still very much a witty lyricist by freestyling on BAM instrumental, originally done by Jay-Z and Damian Marley.
With lines such as; “Like 100 naira notes shxt is looking pretty bad/wanna help the culture? then you gotta spin this jam” Fecko also urged the mainstream media to show more love to Nigerian rappers, so that the culture can continue to thrive just like their South African counterpart.

 

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Top 5 submissions for 3rd week May 2018 • Word Is Bond

We are still dedicated to showcasing the best tracks/videos from the underground by searching far and wide in order to bring you our weekly list. It’s a tough job as we sift through a ton of high quality tracks just to settle for just 5. Now that is what we call dedication, so sit back relax and get familiar with these acts.
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As Artson joins the billed performance on the VANS WARPED TOUR  he shares with us his latest visual for the song “Home”. The record features Wake Self, Def-i and Victor Jimenez is a harrowing look at the pain many deal with due to depression and suicidal thoughts. The emcees also take it a step further by providing a lining of hope and the courage to pick oneself up.  Artson further adds “...We all have a journey and that road leads us back Home. Walk strong and make the best of your time here.”

 

NJ based rapper Ashtin Larold delivers a poignant record that deals with overcoming obstacles and fighting one’s demons within. Hit the play button and get familiar.

 

Back with another release Dee Wallz comes with deep, introspective, and expressive lyrics over a soulful moody backdrop. 

 

Brooklyn, New York-based writer/composer Franke comes back at fake friends on his new record titled “Play Nice”. Over a brooding piano-driven backdrop, Franke brushes off people who claim they will be there for him but act otherwise.

 

The second single from Goldzilla‘s debut album “Immaculate Misconception”, produced by Eddie Logix. The Matt McFerrin directed visual is pretty quirky and very vivid. From found VHS footage from a future generation comes a video that blends your favorite sitcoms, philosophers, and religious texts. “Toyollah” will make you question your own existence and then you will rediscover it through vivid rhymes and ethereal linguistics. Over Eddie Logix’s ambient boom bap Goldzilla stakes his claim as one of Detroit’s elite emcees.

FROM THE ALBUM “IMMACULATE MISCONCEPTION” get it HERE

 

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Dee Wallz takes it to a higher plateau on "So MLK" • Word Is Bond

Dee Wallz is not slowing up as he comes back with a new hard-hitting record he calls “So MLK”. Over a somber soulful backdrop, he kicks bars to shed the weight off his shoulders. Mixing bravado, thought-provoking lyrics and a stern charisma to match, Dee Wallz is slowly showing that he is someone to keep an eye out for.

 

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Dee Wallz breaks his craft down to basics on "Waves" • Word Is Bond

After dropping the lyric filled single “Yen“, Dee Wallz returns with a more insightful perspective on his latest song titled “Waves”. Over a dreamy, ethereal soundscape, Dee Wallz details his creative process alluding to the specific mind state he is in.

 

 

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