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Memphis Police Name Prime Suspect In Blac Youngsta’s Brother’s Death

Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta and his family recently suffered a tragic loss, that of his brother Tomanuel Benson. According to police, Benson was gunned down at a Memphis gas station

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Memphis Rapper T.R.U.B. Shares Anticipated New Single And Music Video “Sting”

Today, spellbinding and charismatic Memphis, TN rapper T.R.U.B. – who has already garnered praise from tastemakers like The Source, Yo! Raps, ThisIs50, and Respect Mag – unleashes his brand new


Blac Youngsta Shares Message To His Brother’s Killers

Blac Youngsta took to social media to announce the death of his brother and to seemingly swear revenge against his killers. “I love U baby brother rest up. I’m gon


Blac Youngsta’s Brother Killed In Memphis

Popular Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta’s younger brother, Tomanuel Benson, tragically lost his life after being shot near a B.P. gas station in South Memphis. Authorities stated that the man was

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Finesse2tymes Is Having Major “Revelations” On Latest Single

Back with a second summer banger, Finesse2tymes releases his latest single, “Revelations.” The song is accompanied by an official music video. “Revelations” comes on the heels of the Memphis rapper’s

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K. Michelle Unveils New Music Video “Wherever The D May Land”

Multi-talented singer-songwriter K. Michelle is not here to play any games. The popular Tennessee singer releases her new single entitled “Wherever The D May Land”, featuring fellow Memphis native and

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Memphis Rapper T.R.U.B. Joins Forces With Project Pat For Music Video “REAL”

Prolific Tennessee rapper T.R.U.B. is back with his ferocious and haunting new single, “REAL”, featuring legendary Three 6 Mafia affiliate Project Pat. Threading together airtight rhymes, catchy melodies, and powerful

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Memphis Rapper T.R.U.B. Strikes With Music Video “Go”

In a music industry where negativity can be the norm, it’s nice to have some light shed on the positive side of music. Music artist T.R.U.B., born Lawrence Johnson, has


Gangsta Boo Of Three 6 Mafia Has Died At Age 43

Gangsta Boo, real name Chantrelle Mitchell, the pioneering Memphis rapper and former member of iconic rap group Three 6 Mafia, has died at the age of 43. According to Fox

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Kevo Muney Gifts Fans With New Mixtape “Kevo Muney x Lil Muney”

20-year old Memphis rapper Kevo Muney, best known for his breakout RIAA gold-certified hit “Leave Someday,” has shared his eagerly awaited new mixtape entitled “Kevo Muney x Lil Muney,” available

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Kevo Muney Drops New Music Video “No Gravity”

Upcoming Memphis recording artist Kevo Muney releases the music video for his latest single “No Gravity.” The song is featured on his long-awaited forthcoming mixtape entitled “Kevo Muney Feat. Lil

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Kevo Muney Drops New Video “Lil Muney Flow”

Kevo Muney has released his new track, “Lil Muney Flow,” inspired by his hometown of South Memphis. “Lil Muney Flow” is the first track off his long awaited forthcoming mixtape,


Memphis Rapper Big Scarr Announces First Headline Tour

Chart-topping Memphis rapper Big Scarr has announced his first ever headline tour titled “Big Grim Reaper Tour.”  The US run kicks off November 7th in Tampa, FL, with highlights including

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Aspiring Rapper Karizma Unveils New Music Video “Big Memphis”

Hailing from Memphis, emerging rapper Karizma is a driven, passionate and charismatic artist with a unique approach to his blend of Hip-Hop. His music is challenging and socially conscious, particularly


Young Dolph’s Autopsy Report Released

Rap heavyweight Young Dolph was fatally shot back in November 2021 while visiting his hometown of Memphis. Now, the West Tennessee Regional Forensic Center has released his autopsy report. The

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Memphis Rapper Big Scarr Is Back With “Big Grim Reaper: The Return“

Chart-topping Memphis rapper Big Scarr is back with the arrival of his eagerly awaited new mixtape. “Big Grim Reaper: The Return” is available now via Gucci Mane’s 1017 Global Music

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Memphis Rapper T.R.U.B. Unveils Comedic Music Video “Lunchbag“

Critically acclaimed Tennessee rapper T.R.U.B. released his brand new standout single “Lunchbag” via rising indie label Elite Sound. The new record is now available on all digital retailers and streaming

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Kevo Muney Is Back With First Single Of 2022 Titled “No Way”

Memphis-born rapper Kevo Muney aka The Baby G.O.A.T. is back with his first 2022 release, “No Way.” In the single, Kevo raps in the soulful melodic style only he can

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Hyped Tennessee Rapper T.R.U.B. Unveils Music Video For New Single “Same Thang”

Memphis rapper T.R.U.B. is weaponed with sharp lyrics, banging beats and an incredible voice that makes him standout like no other. After receiving 1.2 million views for his last music

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Rising Memphis Rapper T.R.U.B. Lifts The Curtain On New Single “Same Thang“

In a culture where sex, drugs, politics, violence and money dominate the music industry, acclaimed Tennessee rapper T.R.U.B. brings the truth in an incredible sound based on what’s hot without