New Music Friday — Jan. 3, 2020

January 3, 2020


Hip hop/rap; Illect Recordings — STREAM / BUY single

As key member of celebrated hip hop group L.A. Symphony, Sareem Poems has seen his career span such accolades as L.A. Times Hip Hop Group of the Year, national tours sponsored by NBA, and sharing the stage with musical mainstays such as Public Enemy, De La Soul, P.O.D., Ice Cube & Good Charlotte.

Sareem Poems, Kanye West, Social Club Misfits, Armond WakeUp, TRU Hip hop, rap, Syntax Creative - image

Tap cover to listen to “I Don’t Know” in the TRU Hip Hop playlist on your favorite digital streaming service!

THE WILDMANS | “Rock of Ages”

Bluegrass, Americana; Travianna Records — STREAM / BUY single

Featuring the skilled and award-winning talents of Eli and Aila Wildman (multiple blue-ribbon winners at major bluegrass festivals since 2017) and Victor Furtado—winner of the 2019 Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo (among other accolades)—this new quartet (also featuring Sean Newman on bass) is primed for a breakthrough in 2020. The group has appeared on stages large and small, performing in festivals such as Red Wing Roots, Chantilly Farm’s Bluegrass and BBQ festival, Grey Fox Bluegrass, Floyd Fest, and The Steep Canyon Rangers’ Mountain Song Festival. They also regularly represent young talent along the Crooked Road in regional fiddler’s conventions. Having shared the stage with talents such as Bela Fleck, The Steep Canyon Rangers, The Steel Wheels, Danny Knicely, Sammy Shelor, Sierra Hull, Billy Strings, and more, the Mountain Fever Records artists are making their way in the American stringband scene.

Kristy Cox, Kenny & Amanda Smith, The Wildmans, Band of Ruhks, Bluegrass Sounds, playlist, bluegrass, Syntax Creative - image

Tap cover & listen to “Rock of Ages” in the Bluegrass Sounds playlist on your favorite digital service!


GROVE CHURCH WORSHIP | “Wonderful King (Remix)”

Christian, Worship/praise; The Grove Church — STREAM / BUY single

LEXZ PRYDE | “Cymaticz”

Pop; Kulture Music Group — STREAM / BUY single

American recording artist, songwriter, dancer, model, and social media influencer, Lexz Pryde released her first single “Motivate” featuring Snoop Dogg in 2016. She has been on an international tour with Ultra both as a dancer and artist, while also launching her own Anti-Bullying Tour and continuing to record new Music. Showcasing her professional diversity, she was a featured model and performer at New York Fashion Week with in-attendance guests Andy Hilfiger, Uncle Murda, Rohan Marley, Al B. Sure, and Felipe Lopez.

KYD WORKS | Rise of the Lost

Hip hop/rap; Kulture Music Group — STREAM / BUY ep


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