Friday, June 21, 2019

Diamond Speaks On Status Of Crime Mob, Solo Career, Almost Signing To Gucci Mane, Lil Jon & More [The Progress Report]


Diamond is a rapper from Atlanta, GA known for being 1 of 2 females in the Hip Hop group, Crime Mob. Crime Mob rose to fame in the early 2000s with songs, “Knuck If You Buck”, “Rock Yo Hips”, and “Stilettos”. Diamond and Princess became very popular in the urban community for their bold lyrics and setting fashion trends. Although Crime Mob never officially called it quits altogether, they did have many public disputes and have all recorded their own solo music. In an unreleased interview with Lalaa Shepard of The Progress Report, Diamond opens up about getting introduced to poetry and music, linking with Crime Mob, importance of Limewire in helping her find an audience, hardships of getting respect as a southern rapper coming up, balancing personal life, motherhood, relationships within the entertainment industry, and of course she defines the word “progress”. 


Twitter @DiamondATL @TheProgressRPT @LalaaShep







Friday, June 7, 2019

Lil Mikey TMB - "Real Big" (Official Music Video) Prod. #KcDaBeatMonster


Lil Mikey TMB is gearing up to release his upcoming project, ‘Deep In My Thoughts’ hosted by DJ Scream. “Real Big” is Mikey’s second single from the project and is a club banger already in   rotation is clubs throughout the south. 

Follow Lil Mikey TMB on Instagram & Twitter @LilMikey_TMB


https://song.link/us/i/1466279007


Thursday, May 30, 2019

Biz Da Troof - Another 1 (Official Video) #411WithNellaD


Biz Da Troof releases the video to his latest single "Another 1". Keep up with him on IG & Twitter @BizDaTroof & check out the video below. 







6200 Rob & Kaci Rene - Let It Go (Audio) #411WithNellaD


6200 Rob & Kaci Rene new single "Let It Go". Keep up with them on IG & Twitter @6200RobDaBuilderr @BiigKaci.



Friday, May 24, 2019

Blo5k Takes It To The Block In Round Me Music Video


“Round Me” is Blo5k’s second music video release from their new album, ‘Blo5k Business’. The Jonny Cash produced record features Lil A on the first verse & hook and Fatt on the second verse. 

The east side of Atlanta is quickly become known for producing talented rappers and the rap duo Blo5k (pronounced Block) are adding their names to that list. They combine both spectrums of hip hop with Lil A’s raw delivery and Fatt’s lyrically aggressive flow. While a duo, they found a way to balance releasing solo projects while bringing together their unique styles and personalities to create a dynamic duo following the likes of Webbie, Lil Boosie, Outkast, or 8Ball & MJG who represent the South. 

Coming from nothing, music was almost like therapy to them, providing a way for Fatt and Lil A to vent about their problems. Now, they are taking their platform to new levels to shows fans and others that anything can be achieved despite coming from rough backgrounds. What they once used as an outlet, they now can use to show others that dreams can become a reality with dedication, commitment, and a positive attitude. 

Together, Blo5k has produced music that has propelled them as key players in the hip hop community. With three projects under their belt, Blo5k has gained the respect of top DJs such as Tokars, Bigga Rankin, and DJ Lil Keem and toured parts of New York, California, and Ohio. Blo5k MuzikGang, and Blo5k Muzik 2 hits on mature content and features appearances from 21 Savage, Lotto Savage, and Trouble. Separately, Lil A has released his latest single “Trap Mode” featuring production by Quality Control producer, Quay Global.

In 2019, they are looking to continue this reign with new music underway. Blo5k Business the album releases May 3, 2019 with features from Atlanta’s own Wonder B and Bla5er. With brotherhood at the forefront, Blo5k is a rap duo set to make a lasting impression on hip hop off the strength of loyalty and love.

Stream ‘Blo5k Business’ by Blo5k https://song.link/album/i/1460403148

Social Media:
Spotify, Apple, Pandora, Amazon Music, Tidal @Blo5k



Don Sammy - Court Dates Remix (Official Video) #411WithNellaD


Cincinnati artist Don Sammy drops video to a remix of Rylo Rodriguez song "Court Dates".
Follow Don Sammy on IG & Twitter @SammyNotSami. Check out the video below.



Bla5er - 5AM Produced by Drumma Boy (Official Music Video)

LSMG (Last Supper Music Group) Presents Bla5er "5am" produced by Drumma Boy and Featured on the Streets MOST DEMANDED mixtape "I Want More". make sure to check out the video and don't forget to rate, Comment and Share. Thanks in advance for the support. make sure to follow @_Bla5er on all social media platforms.


Thursday, May 9, 2019

Watch Bla5er & Lil A (Blo5k) "Make A Sell" Music Video Produced By DJ Plugg


Bla5er and Lil A (Blo5k) are back with an aggressive "Make A Sell" which is produced by DJ Plugg. Both Bla5er and Lil A just released new projects. Bla5er 'I Want More' and Blo5k 'Blo5k Business'. “Make A Sell” music video was filmed at rapper Trouble Skoob House Studios in Atlanta, GA.
Follow them on Instagram @_bla5er @b5lila @blo5k

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Watch Blo5k (Lil A & Fatt) “Steph Curry” (Official Music Video)


“Steph Curry” appears on Blo5k’s newly released album, ‘Blo5k Business’. 
The east side of Atlanta is quickly become known for producing talented rappers and the rap duo Blo5k (pronounced Block) are adding their names to that list. They combine both spectrums of hip hop with Lil A’s raw delivery and Fatt’s lyrically aggressive flow. While a duo, they found a way to balance releasing solo projects while bringing together their unique styles and personalities to create a dynamic duo following the likes of Webbie, Lil Boosie, Outkast, or 8Ball & MJG who represent the South. 

Coming from nothing, music was almost like therapy to them, providing a way for Fatt and Lil A to vent about their problems. Now, they are taking their platform to new levels to shows fans and others that anything can be achieved despite coming from rough backgrounds. What they once used as an outlet, they now can use to show others that dreams can become a reality with dedication, commitment, and a positive attitude. 

Together, Blo5k has produced music that has propelled them as key players in the hip hop community. With three projects under their belt, Blo5k has gained the respect of top DJs such as Tokars, Bigga Rankin, and DJ Lil Keem and toured parts of New York, California, and Ohio. Blo5k MuzikGang, and Blo5k Muzik 2 hits on mature content and features appearances from 21 Savage, Lotto Savage, and Trouble. Separately, Lil A has released his latest single “Trap Mode” featuring production by Quality Control producer, Quay Global.

In 2019, they are looking to continue this reign with new music underway. Blo5k Business the album releases May 3, 2019 with features from Atlanta’s own Wonder B and Bla5er and production from Quay Global, B-Rackz and Spiffy Global. With brotherhood at the forefront, Blo5k is a rap duo set to make a lasting impression on hip hop off the strength of loyalty and love.

Listen to ‘Blo5k Business’ by Blo5k https://song.link/album/i/1460403148

Social Media:
Spotify, Apple, Pandora, Amazon Music, Tidal @Blo5k

Friday, May 3, 2019

Blo5k (Lil A & Fatt) Drops New Album ‘Blo5k Business’ [Stream]

https://song.link/album/i/1460403148

Blo5k (Lil A & Fatt) is back with a 15 track project titled ‘Blo5k Business’ after nearly a 2 year hiatus. 

The east side of Atlanta is quickly become known for producing talented rappers and the rap duo Blo5k (pronounced Block) are adding their names to that list. They combine both spectrums of hip hop with Lil A’s raw delivery and Fatt’s lyrically aggressive flow. While a duo, they found a way to balance releasing solo projects while bringing together their unique styles and personalities to create a dynamic duo following the likes of Webbie, Lil Boosie, Outkast, or 8Ball & MJG who represent the South. 

Coming from nothing, music was almost like therapy to them, providing a way for Fatt and Lil A to vent about their problems. Now, they are taking their platform to new levels to shows fans and others that anything can be achieved despite coming from rough backgrounds. What they once used as an outlet, they now can use to show others that dreams can become a reality with dedication, commitment, and a positive attitude. 

Together, Blo5k has produced music that has propelled them as key players in the hip hop community. With three projects under their belt, Blo5k has gained the respect of top DJs such as Tokars, Bigga Rankin, and DJ Lil Keem and toured parts of New York, California, and Ohio. Blo5k MuzikGang, and Blo5k Muzik 2 hits on mature content and features appearances from 21 Savage, Lotto Savage, and Trouble. Separately, Lil A has released his latest single “Trap Mode” featuring production by Quality Control producer, Quay Global.

In 2019, they are looking to continue this reign with new music underway. Blo5k Business the album releases May 3, 2019 with features from Atlanta’s own Wonder B and Bla5er and production from Quay Global, B-Rackz and Spiffy Global. With brotherhood at the forefront, Blo5k is a rap duo set to make a lasting impression on hip hop off the strength of loyalty and love.

Listen to ‘Blo5k Business’ by Blo5k https://song.link/album/i/1460403148

Social Media:
Spotify, Apple, Pandora, Amazon Music, Tidal @Blo5k

Friday, April 26, 2019

Blo5k (Lil A & Fatt) Drops VLOG & Announce ‘Blo5k Business’ Album May 3rd [VLOG]


Blo5k (Lil A & Fatt) are releasing their debut album ‘Blo5k Business’ Friday, May 3rd. Watch their VLOG episode number 1 featuring Blo5k preparing for their upcoming release.

Social Media:
Spotify, Apple, Pandora, Amazon Music, Tidal @Blo5k





Thursday, April 25, 2019

Bla5er Drops "I Don't Kare" Official Music Video

Watch Bla5er's new visual to "I Don't Kare" from his new mixtape, 'I Want More.

Instagram @_bla5er
Twitter @_bla5er



Friday, April 12, 2019

Watch Yung Mal & Fasscoupe "Cracc Pot" Official Music Video



From Atlanta to Boston, Fasscoupe links up with 1017 Eskimo’s own Yung Mal for “Cracc Pot”. The D Hill produced record is Fasscoupe’s first official single of 2019. Last year Fasscoupe dominated streaming sites with the release of “Seashell” featuring Boston’s own BIA. The music video for “Cracc Pot” was filmed in Atlanta’s infamous Loud House Studios and was directed by Papi Films. Fasscoupe plans to drop their second installment of ‘Hood Mascot’ sometime this year. 
Facebook @Fasscoupe
Youtube @Fasscoupe
Spotify @Fasscoupe
Twitter @Fasscoupe_TCE  
Soundcloud @FasscoupeMusic 
Apple Music @Fasscoupe
Tidal @Fasscoupe


Tuesday, March 19, 2019

HamSquad & Ghostrage Talk About Talent Being Overlooked On Soundcloud & Share Crazy Studio Stories [The Progress Report]

HamSquad is a production team based in Florida known for producing for the likes of Soulja Boy, OJ Da Juiceman, Chevy Woods, Jeff Cherry, Sonny Digital, and many others early in their careers. The production team celebrates their 10 year anniversary April 20th and will release a compilation album. 

During a conversation with Lalaa Shepard of The Progress Report, Keith of HamSquad speaks on the importance of helping upcoming producers on the come up and introduces Ghostrage. 

Ghostrage is a 21 year old producer based in LA known for his work with Dice Soho, Juicy J, Hoodrich Pablo Juan, Rico Nasty, and many underground artists.

“I feel like it’s a lot of talent that gets overlooked, on Soundcloud especially.” (Ghostrage)

During the interview, Ghostrage shares unique stories about Xxxtentacion and Juicy J and dropping out of college to pursue his music career. 

Instagram @ghostrage @thehamsquad @hamsquad_beast @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep

Twitter  @TheProgressRPT @LalaaShep









Stream Tori Helene Latest EP 'Delusional' #411WithNellaD


R&B/Soul artist Tori Helene has released a new EP titled 'Delusional'.
This 6 track EP will give you a true glimpse of Tori Helene. Keep up with Tori Helene on IG @ToriHeleneOfficial & Twitter @ToriHeleneMusic. Check out 'Delusional' below.





Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The Progress Report Presents Conversations with Lalaa Shepard & Izze The Producer Episode

The Progress Report Presents Conversations with Lalaa Shepard. In this 3 part episode, we speak with Izze The Producer about balancing producing for major artists and being an artist himself. In the first episode, Izze The Producer addresses mental health and goes sneaker browsing at Heet ATL. In the second episode, Lalaa speaks to Izze The Producer about his debut album, ‘Wild Life Extravagant Dreams’ while record shopping at Criminal Records in Little 5 Points. In the final part of the first episode, Izze The Producer speaks to Lalaa Shepard about embracing change and life without his mother and grandmother. 

Instagram @IzzeTheProducer @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep

The Progress Report Presents Conversations with Lalaa Shepard & Izze The Producer (Part 1 Heet ATL)


The Progress Report Presents Conversations with Lalaa Shepard & Izze The Producer (Part 2 Criminal Records)


The Progress Report Presents Conversations with Lalaa Shepard & Izze The Producer (Part 3 Java Lounge)







Guy ATL Speaks On Being a DJ, A&R, Johnny Cinco’s First Tour DJ, ATL Memories & GIRL Clothing Line [The Progress Report]

Guy ATL is an Atlanta native known for being Johnny Cinco’s first tour DJ and also an A&R and music publicist. In a recent interview on The Progress Report, Guy ATL shares his favorite Atlanta memories, looking like Atlanta rapper Young Nudy, new clothing line, and defines the word “progress”. 

Instagram @1GuyATL @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep @BossBritt__ @DJExel

Twitter  @TheProgressRPT @LalaaShep @Bossbritt__ @DJ_exel

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theprogressreport101/?ref=settings

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheProgressReport

Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/theprogressreport

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7ouKXpcCPdWPDAhQCUUMBv?si=CadWTd98Rz--UVELuX8F1g




VL Deck Talks Being The Section 8 T.D. Jakes & Taking Music Serious After His Brother Was Killed [The Progress Report]

VL Deck is a rapper from Zone 6, Atlanta, GA. He is also known as the section 8 T.D. Jakes. In a recent interview onThe Progress Report, VL Deck speaks on Atlanta slang, having music with every famous rapper except Drake, making project music, and defines the word “progress”. 

Instagram @VLDeck @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep @BossBritt__ @DJExel

Twitter  @TheProgressRPT @LalaaShep @Bossbritt__ @DJ_exel

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theprogressreport101/?ref=settings

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheProgressReport

Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/theprogressreport

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7ouKXpcCPdWPDAhQCUUMBv?si=CadWTd98Rz--UVELuX8F1g




Listen To 'Major Progress' A Joint Playlist Created By The Progress Report & Indies Goin Major For #SXSW!

SXSW is this week in Austin, Texas! The Progress Report & Indies Goin Major collaborated for a playlist to kick off the week. Enjoy tunes from these tagged artists 
Listen exclusively on Spotify, Audiomack, & Soundcloud! 

Soundcloud

Audiomack 

Spotify

Follow us on Instagram @TheProgressReport101 @IndiesGoinMajor
Twitter @TheProgressRpt @IndiesGoinMajor


Tuesday, February 26, 2019

B High Speaks On Starting Off As An Intern For Hot 107.9 ATL & Working His Way Up [The Progress Report]

In a recent interview on The Progress Report, Hot 107.9 Atlanta personality B High speaks on coming up on the Westside of Atlanta, starting off an intern, attending an HBCU, teaching at Clark, and helping break the careers of  21 Savage and Bankroll Fresh. 

Instagram @BHighATL @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep @BossBritt__ @DJExel

Twitter  @TheProgressRPT @LalaaShep @Bossbritt__ @DJ_exel









Paper Lovee & iLuvMuny Share Their Thoughts On An Oversaturated Music Market [The Progress Report]

In a pull up edition of The Progress Report, music producer iLuvMuny and artist Paper Lovee speak about sacrifices they have made for their music careers and how they both stand out in a music market that many view as oversaturated. iLuvMuny has worked with artists such as Gunna, Asian Doll, Guap Tarantino and many others. Paper Lovee’s debut mixtape, ‘Waiting To Exhale’ released in 2018 with features from Yung Bans, YNW Melly, Lil Baby, and DaeDae.


Instagram @PaperLovee @iLuvMuny_ @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep 


1.5 Lil Co Speaks On Being Lil Quill’s Big Brother, 5 Year Bid & Readjusting To Life [The Progress Report]

Lil Co is the original third member of 1.5 which consists of Yung Mal & Lil Quill who are signed to Gucci Mane’s 1017 Eskimo Records. In a recent interview with Lalaa Shepard of The Progress Report, Lil Co speaks on serving 5 years in prison and being Lil Quill’s blood brother. This year the trio plans to release a collective mixtape and continue to rise to stardom. 


Instagram @15_lilco @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep 


Friday, February 15, 2019

YPG Chase & Bloody Jay “Crime Pays” VLOG [The Progress Report]

YPG Chase formally known as Chase Kash is an artist from the Southside of Atlanta. He previously released singles such as “Sticks” featuring 21 Savage and “What Made Me” featuring Lil Baby. Now YPG Chase is back with a new single, “Crime Pays” featuring Atlanta legend, Bloody Jay. Bloody Jay was recently released from prison after serving a few years and just signed a deal with T.I.G Records. To celebrate his release, Bloody Jay is dropping a new project, ‘Real Forever’ February 15th on all platforms. Chase Kash will be releasing a new project, ‘Trap Twins’ in Spring hosted by Bigga Rankin. The official music video for “Crime Pays” will release early next week.


Instagram @YPGChase @Bloody_Jay @TheProgressReport101 


Thursday, February 7, 2019

SMB Stunna & 808 Mafia’s Chase Davis Drop “Gelato” [Official Audio]

https://song.link/us/i/1451659151

SMB Stunna is an artist from Chicago navigating his way in the music scene. Just 1 week since the single release for “Big Bizness” with OTF affiliated artist Hypno Carlito and C-Sick, SMB Stunna is back with an ode to rappers most spoke about cannabis strain, gelato. “Gelato” is produced by 808 Mafia’s Chase Davis who has worked with G Herbo, Lil Durk, Lil Wayne, Chief Keef, and others. SMB Stunna plans to release an EP mid March executive produced by DJ Milticket. Stream “Gelato” now on all streaming platforms.

Listen to “Gelato” https://song.link/us/i/1451659151
Instagram @smbstunna
Twitter @SMB_Stunna
Soundcloud: @smbstunna

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Chicago Artists SMB Stunna & Hypno Carlito Link For “Big Bizness” Produced By C-Sick [AUDIO & VIDEO]

https://soundcloud.com/smbstunna/big-bizness-ft-hypno-carlito-produced-by-c-sick/s-4A3uL
SMB Stunna is making a name for himself this year with a new mixtape, Born Stunna and back to back singles, “Blue Racks” produced by DJ Milticket and now, “Big Bizness” featuring OTF affiliated artist, Hypno Carlito. The aggressive track will motivate you to get on your hustle. Also, watch the official music video for “Big Bizzness” directed by Will Gates below. 

Instagram @smbstunna
Twitter @SMB_Stunna
Soundcloud: @smbstunna



Stream SMB Stunna “Blue Racks” single: https://song.link/i/1447694280

Stream SMB Stunna ‘Born Stunna’ mixtape: https://song.link/album/us/i/1436132626

Monday, January 28, 2019

Watch GlassHouse Biggs “Broke The Lease” Music Video

Following the release his of debut mixtape, ‘GlassHouse The Mixtape’,  Atlanta artist GlassHouse Biggs just released the official visual for “Broke The Lease”. The D Hill produced track is number 3 on the mixtape and is a fan favorite. Stream ‘GlassHouse The Mixtape’ by 
GlassHouse Biggs NOW on all platforms!

'GlassHouse The Mixtape':
Instagram @GlassHouse_Biggs https://www.instagram.com/glasshouse_biggs/

Twitter @GlassHouseBiggs https://twitter.com/GlassHouseBiggs


Thursday, January 17, 2019

ZaeHD & CEO Interview with Nella D on 411 UnCut! #411WithNellaD


On the latest episode of 411 uncut, ZaeHD & CEO talk to Nella D about their viral dance videos, meeting Bloc Boy JB, going on tour with Future, and their latest hit ALL IN! Check out the interview below.




Friday, January 11, 2019

Watch Lil Mikey TMB’s Official Music Video For “Rock Wit U”


Lil Mikey TMB is back with a new visual to his single “Rock Wit U” produced by Evil G which will appear on his upcoming project, ‘Deep In My Thoughts’ hosted by DJ Scream.

Lil Mikey TMB social media:
Instagram @LilMikey_TMB
Twitter @MoneyBoyMikey
Soundcloud @Champagne Elite Music Group
Snapchat @LilMikey_TMB

Youtube @OfficialTMBChannel



Young Thug’s Sister’s Dolly White & HiDoraah Speak On New Mixtape ‘Slimestas’, Growing Up With Thug, Personal Life, & YSL [The Progress Report]

Young Thug’s sisters Dolly White & HiDoraah just released their debut 6 track mixtape ‘Slimestas’ and are making a name for themselves. In a recent interview with The Progress Report, the 2 siblings open up about their poverty stricken childhood, Thug getting his big break in music, and everything in between!


Instagram @hidoraah @_dollywhite @TheProgressReport101 @LalaaShep @Bossbritt__@DJexel

Twitter  @TheProgressRPT @LalaaShep @Bossbritt__ @DJ_exel









Wednesday, January 9, 2019

The Trap Is Back! Stream GlassHouse Biggs ‘GlassHouse The Mixtape’ Hosted By Gudda Tay

Atlanta artist GlassHouse Biggs just released his debut mixtape, ‘GlassHouse The Mixtape’ executive produced by Gudda Tay & D. Hill. The project has 14 tracks with no features and 1 bonus record. GlassHouse Biggs released the first single from the project, “Pots Boiling” mid summer and has been performing around clubs and venues throughout Atlanta. 

Stream this project on all sites! https://song.link/album/us/i/1448730407

Instagram @GlassHouse_Biggs
Twitter @GlassHouseBiggs
Soundcloud @GlassHouseBiggs

Youtube @GlassHouseBiggs