I First heard Dallas Rapper Duney last year at the house of blues when he opened up for Curen$y and the jets his music has that street bang but with a clean flow that rappers before him have lacked in our city. here he has dropped his new mixtaped named “Triple D island” a 5 track tape each produced and mixed by 5 different DJs from Dallas as well: DJ D real, DJ Swerve, DJ Will Clinton, DJ situation, and Dj Newport. each bringing a different sound that makes for a great tape. The Mixtape Is available for a FREE download athttp://www.getrightmusic.com/mixtape/post/duney1 give it a listen and go a head and shout out @DuneyKush on twitter to let him know what you think!
This month Intelligent grind promotions (@IgPromos) and Cosign Magazine (@CosignMag) are bringing white girl mob rapper Lil Debbie to come party with us in Dallas at the west end event center! you might know her from spitting with groups member kreyshawn an v-nasty or killing music videos with MTV star Riff raff, but she also has various solo projects sure to get this party live. Dallas Rap Group Brain Gang will also be opening up for her so it will give you a chance to support local music like our supposed too! Doors open at 10p party wont stop till 2am tickets are on sale NOW and 214Today will be selling them through email order 214Today@gmail.com or contacting call/text 214-405-0882! hope to see you there its not one you wanna miss
The First feature we have from Ft. Worth is from rapper Da Deputy and his new single ‘Im on That” his first single set to be on his upcoming mixtape ‘in due time 3’. im on that is definitely a radio worthy song with a catchy beat and flow that is hype enough to get anyone up and dancing in the club. tweet @DaDeputy and let him know what you think of the track we expect to be hearing alot more from the promising artist
from uptown to downtown there are always things to do and it can get frustrating trying to find a place to go where you can get drinks at a decent price and have a good time. Here we have a nightlife app exclusively for Visitors and Residents of Dallas to be able to see all their favorite venues,including everything from ratings and directions to Drink specials they have for the night of choice. this app is bound to help you find a perfect place to party in the metroplex. it is available for download on both android and iphone market just search “Nightlife Dallas”. Give feedback to the app by following the group on twitter @NightLifeDAL
Dallas Producer The Sci3ntist has already had material on 214Today.com with his beat credit on J.Luse’s single ‘Warren Buffett’, and with the positive feedback i got from that song I had to go ahead and get a solo feature of the mastermind on boards. here we have his latest beat tape entitled ‘Picassos Nightmare’ the first installment of his Experiment tapes Giving listeners a light jazz feel that of course gets more and more interesting and progressive as you listen. This tape is a gem for Artists of any style and is available for purchase at http://thesci3ntist.bandcamp.com/ other beats not on this tape can be heard on his sound cloud https://soundcloud.com/scisupa be sure to give it a listen and let 214Today and the Sci3ntist what you think! @Scietist_IXII
Combining the likes of top 40 pop, EDM, and Hip hop production in their music DTF (Deciding the Future) has made sure that their collection of music is unlike any others in the metroplex. one of the larger groups we have featured Dtf joined forces in 2008 and consists of 4 members: Sammy Rollerson (Sambo), David Foree (D4E), Devin Childs (DC), and Dacion Graham (Tex), all with high lyrical talent that shows in the groups very radio worthy tracks. with numerous live shows under their belt already it is highly likely you will be hearing of this groups success in the near future. be sure to like DTF’s page on facebook and follow them on twitter for live news and updates @DTF_music
Here we have Nile Music Group artist YoMcDuff really putting on for his team with his new single entitled ‘Dreams’ that he dropped for listeners via twitter and souncloud earlier today. Mcduff, as well as NILE as a whole have been making swift moves here in the industry performing at various recent shows and with major upcoming events soon to be featured by 214Today. Stay tuned for more from this promising artist @YoMcDuff and be sure to give feedback on his song!
Dallas native Taronica has been performing since a young age and it shows in her execution and delivery of all songs. Her new single titled ‘Wake Up’ from upcoming EP named lovesick reloaded has already been getting rotation on radio stations around the state and is definitely a single worth giving a listen too. with a impressive catalog of songs already containing features with other Dallas talents like tum tum, Taronica is just shy of breaking into the main stage with her next project. Follow her on twitter @Taronica and check out her website for more music and more contact information http://www.taronicaismusic.com/
September 21st the epic hip hop/edm Breakaway festival will be taking place at the FC Dallas Stadium featuring artists by the likes of the Wu Tang Clan, Empire of the Sun, Juicy j, and many others. This Friday, Intelligent Grind Promotions is having a hip hop mc showcase between three Dallas artists : Aaron Tarrant, Spade, and Raw Elements will be performing this Friday at the west end center downtown to battle it out for a spot in this once and a life time festival line up. The artists will be judged by a panel of three on a specific criteria and winner will be announced at the end of the night! you can RSVP for free entry here at http://www.breakawayhiphopchallenge.com come out have some fun and support some local talent!
Take a look back on the history of Dallas hip hop and how we gained our name in this awesome piece directed by Teddy Cool. Set to release in October this film will be a must for up and coming Dallas musicians to see and take into account all the great hip hop talent that has came from our city with interviews from platinum recording artists/producers Play-N-Skillz and many more. Screening location and information will come as the release date approaches follow the films twitter to keep track as well! @wefromdallas