1,000 COSIGN’s: Meet Nicale Cruz, Houston Based Entrepreneur & Founder of CRUZ Projects | COSIGN #132 of 1K

NiCale Cruz CRUZ Projects City: Houston, TX Instagram: @nicalecruz | @cruz_projects Facebook: www.facebook.com/cruzprojects Website: www.nicalecruz.com Favorite Quote: “Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better” – Maya Angelo NiCale Cruz is one of the nation’s leading independent entertainment agents and is the founder of CRUZ Projects, a […]

R&B Royalty: KAYWHT | Watch The Throne

KayWht is the new Southern songstress coming out of Dallas and her arrival couldn’t be timelier. Her most recently project, the appropriately named, “ETA,” displays a singing and song writing maturity that crowns her early on in her career. Like many of the songbirds that come before her, Kay pulls inspiration and technique from the […]

Kanye West: The College Dropout 15 Years Later

February 10, 2004. Triple platinum, Grammy Award-winning, and one of hip-hop’s most potent albums ever created were released by this super-producer from the South Side of Chicago. Standing outside the lines of the main corridors of rap, Kanye was knocking at its proverbial door for years and believed he could have a seat at Hip-Hops […]

Long Live Nipsey Hussle

Words by: Cristen Dopson Within the past week, several have mourned the lost and celebrated the life of Ermias Davidson Asghesom, also known as Nipsey Hussle the Great. Nipsey grew up in the Rolling 60’s neighborhood of Los Angeles. Not only was he a rap artist, he was a visionary that wanted to empower and […]

Music We #COSIGN: Kayto of Anahata Milytia Releases “Late Nights” Video

The Austin based collective Anahata Milytia, which features a stacked roster already, has been spilling out fire over the last year. One artist from that roster is Kayto. He releases his new track called “Late Nights” a nice laid back vibe and crisp vocals set this record up very nicely. The visual was created by […]

The Deal Before the Deal: Social Media in the Indie Music Era

The Deal Before the Deal: Social Media in the Indie Music Era Twitter: @itsjustinlamar Instagram: @itsjustinlamar Podcast: themixedtape.net 2018 is here, and as the golden era of hip-hop begins to fade, a new era of the independent artist is on the rise. Indie artists are making major marketing moves and deals, with artists like Chance […]

Drugs in Hip-Hop

Drugs in Hip-Hop By: Ben Kenobe During the production of this edition, sitting at our proverbial “round table,” our creative director KG casually posed the question, “Is today’s music making MORE kids do MORE drugs?” So I thought about it. From the dawn of hip-hop, the art form has been a reflection of our culture, […]

COSIGN Conversations (Video): Who is Alex Harris?

(Photos via www.alexharristoday.com) Alex Harris sat down with COSIGN Magazine to discuss who he is as an artist, who his music speaks to, how traveling has influenced his life, and his up coming show/project titled, ‘Foolish.’ Check out the interview below and make sure you get your tickets to see Alex Harris Live on April […]

La Musica: Be My [xB]Valentine?

  (Pictured DJ Stephen Rey & xB Valentine) Be My [xB]Valentine? Interview & Photos by: K.G. Graham | @COSIGNKG Words by: Chris Panayiotou | @CPLocalCeleb xBValentine is a 19-year-old rapper with quite the upside. She raps about her struggles and her life; her writing is based on her emotions at the time. DzIt’s really about […]