Terry Goodwin better known as LB is an upcoming rap artist born and raised in Washington DC. At the age of 12 LB realized he wanted to gear his talents towards music. LB wanted to express his self in way where he would be heard and understood. Inspired by artist such as Notorious BIG, 2Pac,Kendrick Lamar, SchoolBoy Q and Common all influence the style of music in which path he chooses to further his career in. Composing his thoughts and perceptions on life through his music, LB is an artist from the ground up. Sharing his past struggles and obstacles he has faced throughout life, he hopes to pass on an ongoing positive energy & uplifting message through his music. Twitter: @
Formerly known as Nike Nando, NandoMcFlyy. drops his latest project, 210 (TwoTen) [EP] over the Memorial Day weekend. This is the first project from the DMV rapper this year. The title of the EP was inspired by his old home Fort Washington, MD, which is a small town that is located about 10 minutes outside of Washington, DC. Nando is also gearing up for his “Lit! Lit! Lit!” Tour; check the dates and locations after the jump…
As most of you may know from the California Fridays trailer last week, Alex King owner of California Fridays , had a fashion show Feb 15th. He displayed an array of moods and safari elements. Not bad for his first collection, from designing tee shirts with cheetah sleeves to mixing it up with a bit of street couture.
See what more Alex has to offer you in the realm of the Spirit Hood Collection (more…)
Designer Scheron Harley of Haus of Falenci’ago, based out of Largo, MD, presents to us her idea of “Paris is Burning” through her dramatic elements of high fashion, visuals and sound. The dark and dreary elegance of her aesthetic in design and creative directing gives off an intriguing sense as President of The Alexander Firm and free lance model, managed under Strong Arm Division, Gia Alexander stops the show in the opening scenes. Check it out below.
Nike Nando releases a new track called “All Krazy, All Wild” that features a sample from the well-known Go-Go band, TCB. The track was produced by Nike himself, so take a listen below and the download is available in the media player.
Never Too Young and INQ team up to collaborate and create some merchandise to promote each brand. So far the collab features a baseball inspired tee and jersey along with a graphic tee and hoodie. Stay tuned because more merch is on the way. For inquires on the clothing, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. (more…)
Could Be Worse drops December 24th.
Funky Fee’s newest video ‘THE PORTAL’ captures her funky lifestyle, with visuals of friendship, nature, New York, graffiti, and even yoga. The video was directed and by Derek Garlington.
Our homie Logic has been really on the move especially since the signing of his deal with Def Jam. This guy Nardwuar the human serviette got a hold of him while he was in Canada at the Fortune Sound Club and did what he knows best.
Fortune Made in America is set to drop their ‘Paid in America’ trucker hat today at 5 pm Memorial Day. Red 5-panel Trucker cap. Features embroidery on the front. Mesh back also in red with a snapback closure. This product is very limited. Make sure you purchase it while you can at thefortuneshop.bigcartel.com
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Marky P (@_HeavyP) releases his first single ‘Big Timing’ for his upcoming project, Sweats and Kicks Ep. Produced by Melo (DMV Producer)
mcml is a new clothing brand which stands for the creators name, Myles Christopher Merritt-Lee. He is an inspring upper echelon fashion house and has his first t-shirt is creatively designed with his logo on the bottom of the tee in the front along with a graphic on the back and ’93’ on the left sleeve, which represents the year he was born. Myles is from the DMV, but is currently away in Miami for college although that isn’t stopping him from launching this new brand. Stay tuned for the release of possibly this shirt and definitely other merchandise from mcml. Follow and contact him on instagram: @mcml13 and twitter: Myles_Izm.
For the record, spoiledBROKE! has been hip to Logic and brought you his music a few years ago. It pleases us to hear that Logic has signed to Def Jam. Congrats to the DMV expanding, Wale doesn’t have to hold it down on his own anymore. With a spot on XXL’s Freshman list and his Young Sinatra: Welcome To Forever project set to release on May 7th, we are more than excited for Logic to put on. There has also been news that No I.D. will produce his debut album. Great news on this slumber Monday. Check out our interview we did with Logic back in 2011 below if you haven’t already.
From the slums of Shaolin aka Lake Arbor. Wait that’s not right. From the slums of Osaka comes a young Padawan by the name of Quan who today releases his debut mix tape “Daimyo” with production by Sealab 2012, Rapper Da Producer and Darth Olympian. All of who are local MD producers; some part of the OSP collective including Quan. Listen to this while drinking a 40 and enjoying a back massage, download below.