Hip Hop

The Chicago duo’s new EP “PRESSURE” is their gift to everyone going through difficult times and situations.

Ness Heads is the name of the genre-blending project of Vanessa Ortiz whose mix of Electronic, Pop and Hip Hop has been catching attention in Chicago and beyond.

Ness grew up on the West Side and attributes the noise, the backyard parties and the overall chaos of the area to shaping her into an artist she is today. Her latest Single “Paper Town” explores a softer, dreamy side of the rising MC, and features gliding vocal melodies over acoustic guitar and subdued beats. Jill Hopkins spoke with Ness about her Chicago upbringing and eclectic sound.

Matt Muse shares a new track in which he reps Chicago’s South Side.

Vocalo’s Senior Hip Hop Correspondent, Gabe Mendoza, joined Jill Hopkins on The Morning AMp to discuss and rate 2 Chainz new album, “Rap or Go to the League.”

“Synergy” is the first Hip Hop album produced and performed entirely by women.

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