Don't Do It! (Inspired by Tell A Friend Tuesday) 

If you have watched the latest episode of Tell A Friend Tuesdays 9/5/2017 then you heard this instrumental in the background. If you haven't you can check that out on my facebook page  This joint is definitely one of the records that I am very proud of. Its features me and producer Sammy Vee doing what we do.  I think this song connects with my #TAFT message which is to Worry Less, Care More.  I talk about worrying and slipping into a bad state of mind. After realizing i was in a bad place i just said eff it lets make this work and do something bigger! My opening line goes.. I used to be an average joe, I'm not really interested in being average no more.  This reigns true for me everyday. So check out the joint let me know what you think.  Don't forget to check out my latest Tell A Friend Tuesday video on my facebook page as well. www.facebook.com/p1rap

 

 

Party in Silence! (Part 3) 

Hey I would like to invite you out to the 3rd edition of our Silent Party!  If i had to guess I think i'll be on the hip hop top 40 and trap channel...but we always end up getting down and having a bunch of flavors on every channel. It is party of my birthday celebration of events so put it on your calendar and come out to party with me and the squad, Saturday Night at Smokin Hot Lounge!

Songs that Tell Your Life 

Have you ever heard a song and just knew that the song was speaking your life? It happens to me at times, its like the artist is speaking my experience and in touch with what I'm feeling and going through at that very moment. This song right here did it for me. I just heard it for the first time today on the NPR Tiny Desk Concert (i recommend any music lover check that series out).  I heard the acoustic version and then checked out the record itself and I'm still blown away. This is my life RIGHT NOW at this moment!  Check it out I'm sure other people are dealing with something similiar. And drop your link to other life songs in the comments below. I like to hear songs where artists get it right and really capture that moment, feeling, situation and create the perfect soundtrack for people going through it!

 

 

5 Things That Piss Promoters Off 

1. Artist that don't promote!  I put you on the show, don't you want your people to know that you will be performing there as well??? Maybe maybe not but yeah if you don't promote your performance on any show you're on then you will definitely piss the promoter off!

2. People asking for information thats on the flyer! Why would i make a flyer and you see it and then you call/text/message me and ask me whats the details...bruh! I know i can't put the map in the picture but there are some words there that might contain the information that you are asking me to send you.  Make it easy on me and you don't piss me off by asking me this...even though ill probably tell you grudgingly. I Thank you in advance for your cooperation. 

3. Texting me on the day of the show telling me you're not coming... OKAY *Jay-Z Voice*  I can't do anything about that. I'll miss you I guess. I still have other people to entertain ill see you next time! 

4. Artists showing up late/no showing...WHY would you do this?  You know I'm going to tell every other promoter I know that you did this and your reputation will be impacted. Unless you don't give af. So yeah show up, and show up on time and lets get the show crackin!

5.  People that are not on the list that ask the door person to come get me!  Fam just spend the bread support the establishment and the business and  the scene that many people have worked very hard to create.  I'm going to tell you that at the door anyway, and I'm already dealing with 74 other pressing issues during the show so spare me on the you don't have your wallet move. Plus my door person likes to collect money make her job easier! Its the only considerate thing to do.

DPMO Don't Piss Me Off

 

 

I could put more things on this list but these 5 really piss me off...so with that said I hope to see you August 20th at SIC Sundays 2 Year Anniversary. All will be forgiven if you show up to our special celebration! Info is on the flyer lol

 

Friday Night R&B! (Chicago)  

Join me this Friday night as I spin for a collaborative event between Neak Domi V and Sessions with Tandaleria.  I will be playing a wide selection of R&B Tunes to complement the lineup of first rate performers that are set to bless the stage.  I'm excited to feel the vibes of the live music and keep the mood set with the hits and classics playing as the backdrop to this crafted event.  It is a free event taking place at Emporium Arcade Bar. Emporium Arcad Bar is located at 1366 North Milwaukee Ave., and the doors open at 9PM. 

 

Click on the Flyer Below To RSVP on FB

 

Here is a Pregame Mix to get you ready for the show! 

 

O4TR Radio Mixtape Release! (Link Good for only 7 Days)  

If you have followed me and are a fan of what i do, you may know that I am a big fan of Only4TheReal.com!  Bundy and Jay are my brothers and I can say in some respects they discovered me and helped push my talents out to the Chicago scene early on.  For that I'm forever grateful and we still rock to this day heavy.  With that said as i evolved and got into the DJ game I was looking for opportunities and radio outlets and Bundy came through with the plug.  These mixes have been featured on Only4TheReal Radio and each mix is built around a couple songs picked by the O4TR staff and the rest curated and mixed by me.  Its a project that I have been proud to be apart of. I encourage you all to get in tune with them and check out the radio show when it airs. In the meantime and between time here is a small collection of the first few weeks of mixes that I did for the radio station available for free download for 7 days!  I have physical copies that will go up for sale shortly as well.  But here it is for the free just click the pic and download now.   

 

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CLICK PIC TO DOWNLOAD FOR FREE NOW!

LINK ONLY AVAILABLE UNTIL 8/14/2017

P1 Music Pick! (Rex Life Rajj) 

I first discovered Rex Life's Rajj after listening to another friends song she on Spotify. The first joint I ever heard was Running Man that song floored me! Then I heard GPS another banger in my book. The song that I stuck on repeat though wasn't this joint here. It's very new wave but chill while still preserving great lyrics and word play in lieu of the "mumble" rap and excessive adlib autotune vibe of many records out now. I was definitely excited to discover husband music amen  think I will remain a fan. Check out the vid! 

 

 

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