Mr. Hympdok Interview

Just this past week we sat down with southern hip-hop artist Mr. Hympdok for an interview. Here’s what the MC had to say…

HCM. Tell us about where you’re from and how you got to this position today.
Mr. Hympdok. I’m Mr. HympDok, aka, your Phunk Musik Pharmacist, aka Smokey Davis Jr. Shabong!!!, aka Dok Lou The M.C. born at Ft. Jackson S.C., and was raised in Bossier City, Shreveport area. I’ve been forever consumed with this energy wave known as Hip Hop since as early as 1985. I’ve gathered influences for my music from ALL coast, and of course the Reggae influence is there as well. Continue reading “Mr. Hympdok Interview”

Exclusive Interview With Neo-Soul/Hip-Hop Artist Ricky Latt

Hood Critic Magazine catches up with neo soul/hip hop artist, Ricky Latt for a brief interview. Here’s what he had to say…

HCM. Tell us a little bit about yourself and where you’re from.
Ricky Latt. Well I’m from a small city in Southeast Arkansas called McGehee I went to high school there finished and joined the Air Force got stationed at Barksdale AFB……got out the Air Force and never left Shreveport afterwards……I’ve been in Shreveport since 2001 and its my new established home.  About me I’ve always had a passion for music mom and pops use to have all the latest records and Continue reading “Exclusive Interview With Neo-Soul/Hip-Hop Artist Ricky Latt”

Bigg Redd Is Back With A New Single “I’m From The B.O.S.S.” From Upcoming Album

Bossier City rapper Bigg Redd just released his latest single, “I’m From The B.O.S.S.” . The track is from his upcoming album, The Boss City Plug, which will be released on October 13th, 2017. The single also features guest appearances from other local Bossier artist OG Mr. 187, KJ Tha Fly Gi, Kelly Boi BC and Lady SBE.

“I’m From The B.O.S.S.” is available for streaming on Bandcamp, and will be available on all major online retailers.

Check it out and let us know what you think.

Rising Hip Hop Artist CVSS to release Bang Featuring Karl Wolf

Hip-Hop artist CVSS (CassHamilton) is set to release his new single “BANG” a high energy dance track combining Hip-Hop and R&B off his up-coming EP Momentum”.

CVSS had the privilege of recording the sure to be hit single with multi-platinum recording artist Karl Wolf.   CVSS was born and raised in North Hamilton, Canada.   After misguided time spent in the streets and numerous brushes with the law CVSS took a hard look at his life and followed the light of a different path.  That path included his passion for music.   That passion turned into an obsession Continue reading “Rising Hip Hop Artist CVSS to release Bang Featuring Karl Wolf”

New York-Based Rapper Biscuit Uses New EP To Highlight Issues Within Society

If you were to put all the hip-hop artists in the world into one place, New York-based rapper Biscuit would be quick to point out the elephant in the room.

“There are all kinds of problems that aren’t being addressed within the music scene today,” said the artist who hails from Rockland County, New York. “That is the whole elephant in the room – all of these problems that nobody is talking about. Problems in the urban community and with society in general – the way things are going on politically, urban-wise and throughout the community. Before there used to be a balance – rappers would have fun and then talk about real issues. But I feel like there’s no balance today. There are maybe 10 artists or less talking about Continue reading “New York-Based Rapper Biscuit Uses New EP To Highlight Issues Within Society”

Cannabis Club ATL Ft. Metro Boomin – Boomin

ccatl20hellraiser20group20photoThere are times in the music industry that a rare breed of artisan performers come along and you know, when you hear their music for the first time, you know it’s something special, unique – exceptional… Cannabis Club ATL is that extraordinary blend of American culture mixed with a splash of Middle-Eastern influence creating a distinctive new group and sound for urban air-waves. Forming together in the city of Decatur, GA, the east metro-area of Atlanta; this elite super group is comprised of four talented artists from different worlds. Each add their own personal vibe to the group’s stylized Hip Hop sound. Continue reading “Cannabis Club ATL Ft. Metro Boomin – Boomin”