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"Weapon Aid" is an unexpected collection of songs that Braille wrote and recorded during the summer of 2009. Production is primarily handled by BigJess of Unknown Prophets (MN) and also has tracks from Xperiment, DJ Cassidy and Kid Hum (all CO residents). The only guest vocals are from Nikki "Tonya Bobanya" - Braille's wife of 7 years. "Weapon Aid" will drop sometime in late November, self released by Braille on his Hiphop IS Music imprint. This record is not to be confused with the "Audibly Enhanced Dreams" album that Braille has been preparing for Syntax Records (2010!) Listen to a leak of "Give Myself" now.



Enock also known as Juan James and founding member of the Cross Movement, the crew he left in 2000. He released his solo debut AWEthentic in 2003. Juan James passed away on Saturday morning, October 17th, 2009 due to a heart attack. Keep his family in your prayers.
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Dwayne Tryumf's new single "777 Intro" (Funky House Remix) is releasing this week October 4th. Dwayne Tryumf wants to see if it can get into the Official UK Download Chart. So he's asking everyone to download the single between October 4th and October 11th. "Would be a great opportunity to let our light shine before the world and proclaim that Jesus is Lord even in the music industry!" says Dwayne.
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The lights dim over the standing room only crowd. The room is thick with an air of anticipation. A voice sprinkled with strong vibrato and a touch of old school R&B rings out. The crowd goes wild! The voice rings out again, this time with twice the intensity. The crowd screams as the young, but clearly seasoned artist Canton Jones points the microphone toward the audience and an unforgettable musical experience begins...
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HipHop is Music is back in effect with it's first release in years Sojourn "Sojournalism: The Summer Articles." This is Sojourn's first official solo album which gives the label owner (Braille) a crazy good feeling. "As a label owner, there is a level of excitement, familiarity and newness happening for me all at once. It’s a trilogy of emotions! I feel excited to be part of something so significant...
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Dillon Chase will be re-releasing his album "The Pursuit" (with new tracks) nationally with Kingdom City Records through Infinity Distribution on September 29th 2009. Everyday until the album release there will be a new video with Dillon Chase talking about a song (18 tracks = 18 days). Below are the current videos, expect to see this page updated with daily.
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DJ Official (DJ on the DWYL tour) is working on his album "EnterMission" coming out at the end of this year through Reach Records. The album features artists such as Lecrae, Tedashii, Trip lee, Sho Baraka, Phanatik, Jahaziel, Stephen The Levite, Cam, Thi'sl, Flame, Json, k-Drama, ADF, R-Swift and many more.

Reach Records caught up with him for a short interview read it all here.

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GodChaserz Entertainment has announced the featured artists on their upcoming project "Dat's Gospel Mixx 2." "The first Dat's Gospel Mixx continues to do so well, we had to do another one. This time we just brought more friends." says Brinson GodChaserz CEO/Producer/Artist. The first DGM featured production exclusively from Brinson. On this new project the boards are shared with the likes of Redd Lettaz, Maji (of The Yuinon), Conviction Music, k-Drama, J. Pierre, and GenuineLife Production.
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Check out some new videos supporting New Direction Crew for the MOBO nomination (the awards are the European equivalent to the BET Awards). Voting has closed. Stay tuned for the final results on Rapzilla after the MOBO's taking place September 30th 2009 at the SECC, Glasgow. The MOBO Awards 2009 will be shown live on BBC3.

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Fadacy Music recording artist: Applejaxx' releases his debut project: Back 2 The Future. Back 2 The Future brings to light the need for us to focus on eternity. So much of our time is spent building treasures on earth and this album is bringing us Back to focusing on the Future.
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Applejaxx' upcoming album artwork to "Back 2 The Future" has been revealed. We also have the official tracklisting with all the guest appearances and a couple promo shots. "Back 2 The Future" releases online 9.9.09. Be sure to check out the music video.
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We leaked one of 3D Remedy's songs (Rejoice Always) a few weeks ago from his upcoming album "The Great-I-Am" coming out next Tuesday September 8th. Check out the EPK below, this is an impressive CD by 3D Remedy!



KJ-52 has released 2 new mixtapes available for free download at: kj52podcast.com. First one entitled "52 television prequel mixtape: 'The office'" is a 16 minute mixtape collection of various verses and songs recorded over the last few years. And the second "The Yearbook" is a snippet mixtape from the yearbook album... share, burn, evangelize with them!

Here's a video that we captured, of Braille with help from Syntax Records giving away his latest project, "Cloud Nineteen" with Symbolic One. Took place at Revolution '09 in L.A., 500 were giving away free in just under 10 minutes. Watch the video showing it all 800% faster.

Kanye West shows respect for the veteran emcee, Ahmad on the world famous Wake Up Show with Sway, King Tech, and DJ Revolution just in time for the first Ahmad solo album in 15 years. " The Death of Me" coming soon!

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Check out Ahmad's artwork for his highly anticipated sophomore solo project "The Death of Me", releasing October 12th. Ahmad recently formed a new music company called WeCLAP, an acronym for We Change Lives, Attitudes and Perceptions. WeCLAP is partnering with Syntax Distribution, to release the forthcoming WeCLAP catalog. "The Death of Me" will be the first for the label. Stay tuned for an official press release.

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Most of us have plans for the future. Many times we share those plans with others – we talk about where we’re going to go and what we’re going to do – what album we’re going to drop or what business or ministry we’re going to start...
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KJ-52 and Viktory were shooting a music video in Chicago a couple days ago for the "Swagged Out with the Tags Out" Remix (the song will be in the FREE mixtape coming out the same day as the 52 Television album, September 23rd). Check out the tweets about it (with pics and video):
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Everywhere we go we constantly hear people’s ringtones going off and sometimes ringing some pretty nasty lyrics. Rawsrvnt has produced a song designed for people to share their faith with others every time their phone rings. “Ring That” boldly challenges those who put their faith in Jesus to let other people know unashamedly that Jesus is their Savior.
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Syntax records has shared on their website that they have been invited by Maxim Borovikov the director of Youth Ministry for Youth For Christ in St. Petersburg Russia to go and utilize their gifts, talents, and passion for Hip Hop as a tool to engage the Russian people in the presentation of the Gospel. Maxim stated that Hip Hop has become the language of the Russian Youth, and we were not surprised to hear this since CNN and other credible news outlets have been reporting Hip Hop as “Global Culture” since 2001.
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