1. So if you are in or near Austin, TX this weekend, head on down to the South By SouthWest (SXSW) Music Festival and Conference! For the fourth year in a row, SXSW is inviting and reaching out to the biggest and best in CHH for what is lining up to be a great CHH experience for SXSW. Of course the biggest news is that the guys of Reach Records will have their own showcase!! But GO HERE for a full detail of all of the CHH/Hip Hop Hope Events going down March 16-17, 2012.
2. Trip Lee’s “The Good Life” album is ready for Pre-Order on ReachRecords.com! If you pre-order you get “Falling” for free ret-now!! Or you can buy the singles, ”Robot”, “I’m Good ft. Lecrae” and “Falling” on iTunes. I am excited about this release!
3. New Music Video from This’l, “Hold On”. After peeping the BTS footage, I couldn’t wait to see what This’l had in store for the finished product. It’s a story we are used to hearing, but it’s still a really dope video and song! Check it out on the Rapzilla Youtube Page!
4. Congrats to Yaves aka “the street pastor”, who has just been signed to Xist Music!! This label co-founded by Sean Simmonds & Terverius Black, they already boast a unique and powerful roster of talent: The Ambassador, Da T.R.U.T.H., Andale’, Simmons (himself), and Jahaziel. So the addage of Yaves Ellis is just….WOW! Check the Official Announcement Here!