Month: July 2016

New Music: Kelby Drops His New EP “You’re Welcome”

It’s finally here! With the R&B scene heating up with artist like Bryson Tiller, Tory Lanez & Jeremih, “KELBY” fits perfectly for the line up!!! With his love for Urban/R&B music & his Latin charm, “KELBY” creates a soothing blend of the two with his debut Ep “You’re Welcome”!! Staying true to his native language, the…

Nas, Fabolous, Rapsody & More Perform At The BK Hip Hop Fest 2016

Established in 2005, the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is New York City’s largest Hip-Hop cultural event that showcases the positive aspects of Hip-Hop culture by highlighting Hip-Hop’s legacy as an agent of artistic progression, community building and social change. In addition to musical performances, the Festival offers a number of activities for its audience, including: panel…

Moosiewins’ 2nd Annual Unappreciated Awards At Milk River

July 1st 1986, Kamau “Moosiewins” Harper touched the literal airways! In celebration of his born day, on June 30th, Moosiewins curated the second annual Unappreciated Awards at Milk River in Brooklyn, NY. Hosted by Stuff Fly People Like’s Very Own Rae Holliday, the night was filled with some of New York’s finest creatives!      …

R&B Artist Kelby’s Private Listening Session In NYC

This past month, rising star Kelby held a private listening session for media, radio & industry taste makers in NYC. The private event hosted by Stuff Fly People Like’s very own Rae Holliday, Intermixx & Yeah I’m Famous at Smash Studios was packed with special invited guest from artist such as Rotimi, Gabi Wilson, Joell…

Brooklyn Artist Dante Lennon Releases New Track “One Thing”

Brooklyn’s own Dante Lennon hits us with a 1-2 punch today, and a powerful one at that. In addition to the release of her long-awaited EP “Party at a Funeral”, Danté also liberates a catchy new video for “One Thing”, the EP’s first single. The thrilling set of visuals, directed by JR Omishore, shows a young girl sprinting…

Artist Ariu$ Has A Story To Tell With His New Song “White Girl”

Here at Respect The Pound, I take value in telling the stories of an individuals artistic journey. Which many times I’ve noticed, tend to be outstandingly interesting. Today I’d like you to get into the story of Lawrence “Ariu$” Alcine and how music has impacted his life for good. Born and raised in Elizabeth, NJ on…

New Music: PVNCH Drops New Freestyle “Drug Dealers”

After dropping ” BROOKLYN EVERYWHERE ” just 2 weeks ago with artist Young Ma, hitting a whopping 15,000 plays on Soundcloud. It only makes sense to continue the momentum and energy! Today, after taking a much needed break, PVNCH came to play dropping another freestyle for the supporters. Here is “DRUG DEALERS ” originally a…