Qari & Mulatto drop ‘Space Jam’ EP

posted by Tali January 16, 2017

In case you were in bed early last night and missed the drop of Qari’s latest EP, we got you. Following up his vey recent project with Morimoto, Don’t Buy That, Qari’s back at it with Mulatto on Space Jam. The title fits  the project perfectly. Mulatto’s futuristic sound plus Qari’s bars; the seemingly effortless talent continues. The track ‘Picture Perfect’ featuring Chicago artist, LUCKI, was exactly that. Their two flows complimented each other well as well as the beat. This in addition to featuring the lovely vocals Sydny August, on ‘Money Bitch’, Space Jam is untouchable. A great way to kick off the new year for Qari & Mulatto. They’re heating up, so get with it & listen below:

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POD Returns to Radio DePaul on 1/21

posted by Oscar January 16, 2017

Pursuit Of Dopeness will be taking over Radio DePaul yet again this coming Saturday, January 21st!

POD will be airing once more on The 5th Elements Radio DePaul show, now extended to three hours total. During our show we will be playing some of our favorite music, mixing the best from Chicago’s shining artists along with tunes by the dopest acts from the rest of the world.

You should expect it to be dope again, so tune in! Check all the important details below:


Music To Survive Monday: 5 Dope D.R.A.M. Songs

posted by Luis Hernandez January 16, 2017


D.R.A.M. had quite the 2016 having one the years most memorable tracks with Broccoli, as well as dropping his debut album Big Baby D.R.A.M. Along with this, the “Cha Cha” rapper also was able to get a spot on Chance’s Coloring Book topping off a year of highlights. With all that, a lot of people still only know him for Cha Cha & Broccoli without realizing how diverse this guy really is. He’s able to rap with the best of them and use his voice to give any track some much needed soul. Don’t worry though, I got you covered with 5 of the dopest D.R.A.M. songs outside his most famous two to get you ready for his show on January 27th @ The Metro.

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Video: Saba Interview & Freestyle on Sway In The Morning

posted by Alberto January 13, 2017

Saba made his first ever appearance on Sway In The Morning and he did not disappoint at all. In the 47 minute interview, topics like West Side of Chicago, High School, YouMedia, Bucket List and much, much more are covered. We even get a fire freestyle from Saba over Vic’s “Orange Soda” at the end. Huge shout-out to Saba and his team for making all the right moves and their recent success.  

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Video: Cage The Elephant – “Cold Cold Cold”

posted by Alberto January 13, 2017

Cage The Elephant released the official video for their single “Cold Cold Cold” just days after performing it on television for the first time on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Lead singer Matt Shultz wrote and directed the new visuals and did an amazing job at it. Check out what he put together in the clip above.

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Julia Michaels – “Issues”

posted by Alberto January 13, 2017

You may have never heard of Julia Michaels, but she has been the writer or co-writer behind a lot of recent hits by Justin Beiber, Selena Gomez, Nick Jonas and many more. With her recent signing to Republic Records, Julia is ready to maker her mark in the industry with her own music. Below is her first single and it is really something. She has a great, unique voice and the production on the song is just an added bonus . Check out her track “Issues” and stay tuned for more.

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SZA releases new single “Drew Barrymore”

posted by Tali January 13, 2017

The lovely SZA has continuously teased us with singles on singles, and countless features on other projects, as we patiently await her own! Now, she’s back at it again with her latest single, “Drew Barrymore”!

The single is a beautiful ode to her loving herself and the low self esteem  even she still battles from time to time. Her genuine and surreal vocals serenade her audience and compliments the flow of the melody; exactly what to expect from this TDE beaut! She had us at Narcos & Tacos, let’s be honest. Listen below, and fall in love a little bit more.

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Video: Foxygen – “On Lankershim”

posted by Oscar January 12, 2017

Foxygen have released a new music video, for their track “On Lankershim.” The duo took to the streets of LA and the Valley to shoot their new visuals, showing off what life on the West coast is like for them. Check it out above.

Foxygen’s Hang is available for pre-order now. All digital pre-orders come with instant downloads of
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