IMI presents: The 2017 Dallas Music Conference

This weekend Deep Ellum is going to be a hub where college interns, music industry professionals, and long time mentors come together and get a great opportunity to network and share ideas with one another. The conference includes panels, guest speakers, and evening networking events.



This conference is geared towards the independent sector of the music industry; with a goal to bring together people who already work or aspire to be apart of  the music industry. The conference will include small groups, guest speakers, panels, and nighttime mixer events. All attendees will have the opportunity to submit ideas for discussion and panel topics prior to the conference as to create an environment that is both appealing and educational for all attendees. Tickets will be available HERE and for more info Visit the site


King Babs making his mark in Dallas Hip Hop

King Babs (@KingBabs_) is a 22 year old independent Recording Artist and Producer currently based in Dallas, Texas and originally from Lagos, Nigeria, he began his music career about a year ago at the age of 21, after he graduated from school and decided to start taking his music craft seriously.

King Babs uses his musical talent to create soulful uplifting waves that spread love, positivity and wisdom as he grows on to others across the nation, all of his songs are solid vibes and he always finds a way to incorporate uplifting, and relatable lyrics.

This past month Babs dropped his debut EP “PrimeTimeEP” (TOP OF POST) which sparked the official beginning of his music career. The project has been posted on Spinrilla, Sound Cloud, Band Camp and also on YouTube. Our track to listen too is “Free Day” Prod. by ShinoXMKer. He has shot music videos to his songs “Imperfections”, and also “World Wonder” which you can view below.


Special Ed Mont back with latest single “Tokyo Sh!t”

Coming off a huge viral single that took social media by storm, Dallas Mc Special ED Mont (@SpecialEdMont) is back with his newest single looking to keep the same buzz from his earlier work. This time with a beat from Trauma Beatz, Mont continues to deliver a high energy sound along with a good flow and catchy hook. Check out the Single above and follow him on twitter to let him know what you think of the track.

Nodody & Sushi link with Dance Dailey for latest visuals “DamnXaniel”

5Siide collective artists Nobody (@Nobody5siide) and Sushi (@Sushi5siiide) had Twitter going crazy when they dropped a 30 sec preview of their latest single shot by Dallas videographer Dance Dailey (@DanceDailey). They reached out to us to exclusively premier the song on our site and how could we say no?! check out the video above and let them know what you think

Check out Macahl Jetts latest visuals for “Icey Life”

Houston native Macahl Jett (@macahljettmusic)recently sent in her latest visuals for her single “Icey Life” and we were definitely taken back by the finished product. Shot by Dallas videorapher Ciara Bonafice, the video gives a movie type of feel that all great videos should portray in our opinion. Macahls voice is flawless and gives us a nice R&B feel that has been missing from our local music scene, she is going to do very well in this lane and were excited to hear more! Be sure to keep updates and follow her for new music

Mauri hard at work gearing up for new project

Austin born, Dallas MC Jello Mauri came to the metroplex to pursue her passion for music, in that time she has dropped multiple singles and built quite a following gearing up for her latest project “Thinking Out Loud” set to release February 18th this year. Check out out favorite single “Duncanville road” above and follow @JelloMauri for more update on the up and coming project.

Tayvito back on the scene with latest single “Revolt”

Dallas MC Tayvito took some time out of the booth but is coming back strong with his latest single produced by potillo, and clearly he is not playing any games. Im digging raw, agressive flow and the song is still able to deliver his message over a cray beat. You follow every word and hear his story, dope track. Follow @FlysonBeckford on twitter to stay updated on new music coming,