Following a successful run of the Dont Waste Your Life summer tour, Reach Records recording artist Lecrae presents a mix of Christian Rock and Rap music this fall on the Altered Minds Tour. Launching on October 1, the tour will travel to 26 cities along with Christian Rock bands MIKESCHAIR and After Edmund as well as Lecraes labelmates Sho Baraka and Tedashii, who will join the tour in October and November, respectively.
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. Its a trilogy of emotions! I feel excited to be part of something so significant...
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.
Applejaxx' debut album "Back 2 the Future
" is now available on iTunes
, it was probably worth the wait since it comes with a bonus track. Either way get it now at
Sharp Skills Mountain Movement (Hands to the Sky)
is featured in the official trailer for The Takers.
The song Mountain Movement (Hands to the Sky) written and performed by up and coming hip hop star Sharp Skills is featured in the official trailer for the major motion picture The Takers (starting at 2:00 until the end of the trailer). The Takers boasts an all star cast consisting of Tip T.I. Harris, Chris Brown, Paul Walker, Matt Dillon, Idris Elba and is directed by John Luessenhop.
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
His Back in the Day hip hop nostalgia theme will surely garner new fans when they hear its unforgettable hook reinterpreted by Mariah Carey and The Dream in the song Candy Bling, featured on Mariahs upcoming album Memories of an Imperfect Angel.
ATTENTION ALL ARTISTS: Flavor Fest artist submissions deadline is approaching... The 10 year anniversary for Flavor Fest
is all going down on the weekend of 10/10/10. If youre an artist and interested is performing and submitting go to flavorfest.org
where youll find all the details. The artist submission deadline is October 15th, 2009 so dont sleep on it! Check out the pictures
from last years Flavor Fest
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.