Monthly Archives: August 2016

Respect The Sounds: Singer – Songwriter Kola Rai Shares Latest Singles With RTP

The Princess of R&B. “When preparation meets opportunity it equals success” And indeed it does! NYC, Bronx native Kola Rai is back after the successful release of her single ‘Alive’. The singer – songwriter who sites Whitney Houston , Chaka Khan, Beyonce , FKA Twigs & Chris Brown as some of her biggest inspirations has been working hard on her upcoming release while hitting the stage in…

Moosiewins Holds Exclusive Listening Session At Smash Studios In NYC

Mood ASF! LOL atleast thats how the vibes felt last week at Smash Studios! Artist MoosieWins progressively continues to show his resilience as an artist. Last Wednesday, Moosiewins held an exclusive listening session at Smash Studios in NYC. Hosted by SFPL‘s very own Rae Holliday. The room was packed with industry elites and creatives, all in support of…

Respect The Artist: Hip Hop Artist Oh Blizzy’s “A Piece Of Mind”

Bronx native, Artist Oh Blizzy‘s shares with us his first project “A Piece Of Mind”. The project gives an insight to his personal thoughts for 15 cuts. From his words exactly, I was raised by gangsters and drug dealers without a real father figure. Methods of which had a very heavy influence on his upbringing. Blending…

Fresh Life Records Introduces New Artist “Different Celebrity”

Cheers to the creators! The adventurers, and the ones who beliieve in consistenly growing beyond the phrase: “Think Outside The Box” Those who know me personally, or at least the ones I have engaged in deep conversation with, know that I strongly cringe at the thought of confinement. And with that I’d like to introduce…

AshtnMrtn & Friends Commence Residency At Nabe Underground In Harlem, NY

Singer- Songwriter AshtnMrtn tore the house down last night at Nabe Underground in Harlem, NY. Accompanied by band members and fellow Singer-Songwriter Shay Leonia and Guitar player Gypsy. This show was the first of many, commencing his residency at the venue. Check out the quick footage we caught at via instagram below: Singer-Songwriter @AshtnMrtn Performs His…

Cultural Appropriation: What’s the big deal? Is it ok? When is it ok? Can Blacks appropriate White culture?

What is cultural appropriation? It is key to note that this term is not to be confused with appreciation, assimilation or even double standards. Cultural appropriation occurs when cultural aspects such as traditions, knowledge, behaviors and aesthetics of a historically marginalized group/minority culture are taken, without permissions, by members of a more dominant culture for…