Stream: Tee-Wyla – Journey beat tape

The Journey beat tape from Tee-Wyla dropped today via Illect Recordings. It’s a must listen and takes on a few twists and turns. Tee-Wyla and Illect Recordings are excited to share an 11 track instrumental hip-hop “Journey” with you. It’s recommended for fans of beat tapes and producers like J. Dilla, Freddie Joachim, L’Orange, Mndsgn, […]

Imperial “Know the Call (ft. Sareem Poems & Sojourn)”

Illect Recordings starts off their 2018 release schedule with an absolute banger, Know the Call. We’re excited to offer this single as a premiere! Know the Call is produced by Imperial and features bars from Sareem Poems and Sojourn. Crusty drums and classic raps, what more do you need? Sareem Poems and Sojourn took this […]

Armond WakeUp releases video for “The Hold”

“The Hold” is the lead single from Armond WakeUp’s 40 Days EP, available now via Illect Recordings. The track features production by Wes Pendleton and the visual was directed by Armond himself. Armond shares, “The Hold is a special record to me because it captures a question that God consistently asks me…”what are you holding […]

Sivion & Krum collab on “Really His” single

Really His is the final single leading into Sivion’s Dark Side of the Cocoon release via Illect Recordings. Sivion shared a little about the creative process and the songs meaning with us. Sebastian Hochstein really captured a type of hip hop/reggae/dance-hall fusion on the production for this song. And I wanted to further emphasize that […]

Sivion announces “Dark Side of the Cocoon”

Sivion and Illect Recordings announce the upcoming release Dark Side of the Cocoon. Sivion’s Dark Side Of The Cocoon is a record about struggle, uncertainty, failure, pain, and redemption. The overarching theme is “love” as seen through the lens of growth and patience developed from adversity and challenge. Sivion delivers passionate words with soulful melodies […]