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Lil Durk - Shoot Sum

Lil Durk – Shoot Sum

On Lil Durk‘s new track “Shoot Sum,” the Chicago native shows off a rapid fire flow to portray his day-to-day life in Chicago over a Chop Squad DJ-produced instrumental. It’s unclear if this one will appear on Durk’s new mixtape, LilDurk2x, which is set to drop any moment now. Check it out below, and drop a comment to...
What's In The Tapedeck: January Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: January Edition

Obviously we love sharing what we’re listening to with you guys, so our What’s In The Tapedeck column on the sidebar is something we try to update regularly for ya. Realizing that it often goes overlooked (yeah, you gotta scroll a bit to get there), we’ve decided to start incorporating a post each time we...
Lil Durk - 300 Days, 300 Nights (Mixtape)

Lil Durk – 300 Days, 300 Nights (Mixtape)

Lil Durk dropped his debut album Remember My Name back in June, and now the Chicago rapper is back with more flames in the form of a new project entitled 300 Days, 300 Nights. The 20-track mixtape contains features from the likes of Dej Loaf, Future, Meek Mill and Young Dolph. The production truly shines...
Lil' Durk - Like Me (Remix) ft. Fetty Wap, Lil' Wayne & Jeremih

Lil’ Durk – Like Me (Remix) ft. Fetty Wap, Lil’ Wayne & Jeremih

Lil’ Durk links with Fetty Wap, Lil’ Wayne and Jeremih for the remix to “Like Me,” a standout track from Durk’s debut album Remember My Name. Listen below and let us know what you think by dropping a comment. Also, be on the lookout for Fetty Wap’s debut album set to drop September 25th.
What’s In The Tapedeck: July Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: July Edition

Obviously we love sharing what we’re listening to with you guys, so our What’s In The Tapedeck column on the sidebar is something we try to update regularly for ya. Realizing that it often goes overlooked (yeah, you gotta scroll a bit to get there), we’ve decided to start incorporating a post each time we...
Lil Durk - Remember My Name (Album)

Lil Durk – Remember My Name (Album)

Chicago’s Lil Durk releases his long awaited debut album Remember My Name. The project contains 12 tracks with production from the likes of C-Sick, DJ L, Young Chop, Metro Boomin, Boi-1da and London On Da Track. Durk reached out to fellow Chi-town native Jeremih along with Maryland’s Logic for guest features. Support one of the...
Chief Keef - Faneto (Remix) ft. Lil Bibby, Lil Herb & King Louie

Chief Keef – Faneto (Remix) ft. Lil Bibby, Lil Herb & King Louie

The remix the streets have been waiting for is finally here. Chief Keef‘s “Faneto” has been bubbling for some time now, and it’s about time we got the all-star Chicago remix we deserve. Keef recruits Lil Bibby, Lil Herb, and King Louie, with an additional verse from Lil Durk who recently released a freestyle over the...
Lil Durk - Different

Lil Durk – Different

Chicago’s Lil Durk is prepping his debut album Remember My Name, due out May 12th. To get us ready, he delivers a new song called “Different.” Listen below via AudioMack and drop a comment to let us know if you’re feeling the OTF rapper’s latest work.
Lil Durk - Try Me (Video)

Lil Durk – Try Me (Video)

Dej Loaf‘s hit record “Try Me” has been shaking speakers from the East to the West and everywhere in between, and the Detroit rapper’s immense talent is not going unrecognized. With the original hook still intact, Lil Durk pays respect with his signature flow and quality bars all while maintaining the originality that made this song pop. Peep the...
Lil Durk - Fly High ft. French Montana (Video)

Lil Durk – Fly High ft. French Montana (Video)

Chicago’s Lil Durk delivers the music video for “Fly High,” the final track on his new mixtape Signed To The Streets 2. Peep the Zae-directed video above, which consists of Durk and French Montana showing the viewer around the south side of the Chi.
Lil Durk - XXL Freshman Freestyle

Lil Durk – XXL Freshman Freestyle

XXL Magazine drops the latest installment in its 2014 Freshman Freestyle series. This time, Chicago’s Lil Durk paints a picture of his rough surroundings growing up. After dropping his widely successful Signed To The Streets mixtape last year, expect an even bigger 2014 out of Durk. Support the up-and-comer by copping Signed To The Streets...
XXL Unveils 2014 Freshman Class

XXL Unveils 2014 Freshman Class

XXL Magazine‘s staff unveiled its annual list of freshman artists yesterday, a group that will be included in the May/June issue of the magazine. It should come as no surprise that rappers such as Chance the Rapper, Rich Homie Quan, and Isiah Rashad each earned spots in the “Dirty Dozen.” It’s also great to see Chicago artists dominate this year’s list, with four...