Tampa Beat Weekend returns once again this year and it’s bigger than ever before. Back by popular demand, to bring together all producers and creatives together to enjoy what we love, which is music. This year they’re bringing in notable music artists and producers who are without a doubt amazingly talented.
The team at CitrusRap has teamed up with Tampa Beat Weekend to curate a playlist to not only put you on game but to take you through a 37-Song marathon of different realms of music, that becomes a journey within. The playlist features the performers and special guests who will be at Tampa Beat Weekend. Music coming from Cherele, Big Baby Scumbag, CHASETHEMONEY, ICYTWAT, STLNDRMS, E On The Boards and more.
Tampa Beat Weekend will return June 7-9th. You can purchase your tickets here.
Making his way through the madness, Sean Brady is here to put his city Kendall, Miami on the map with this new video, “Don’t Pursue Em” that’s featured off his debut project From Me To You. The up-and-coming artist exercises his lyrical ability with intricate heavy-hitting bars that comes at you from different directions. Brady is nonetheless impressive, as he’s able to flip flows and spit with jet-like speed while still being able to pronunciate each word. Having that ability takes skill and he obviously has it.
The video was shot by the visionary GFXKid, while the song The was produced by G Da Vinci. We also get a very short cameo of the amazing producer Kaixen. From Me To You, was distributed through 88 St. Records and you can stream it now everywhere.
Back in 2018, artist 070 Shake became the forerunner of the 070 crew as she makes an great impression with her appearance on the Ye album with Kanye West, grabbing attention with her raw vocals that became a standout on the album. Now the next member to share the spotlight is the Jersey artist, Treee Safari.
Treee Safari spills pure emotion over her newly released track, “Brain Dead”. Similar to Juice Wrld, as where you can hear the deep cuts of an “emo” sound, fusing it with hip-hop characteristics as well as meshing with rock elements. Her high-pitched vocality sings pain of broken hearts and regrets but manages to hit the soul. Alongside the single, she drops a lyric video for it. Treee Safari uses samples of clips from classic horror flicks such as American Psycho, Edward Scissorhands and more to further encapsulate on the feeling of “Brain Dead”.
Already making noise in Broward County, artist Aster The GEMini reaches new dimensions with his newest single “Glitch”. Aster makes a shift within himself, taking steps into evolving and growing from wrestling his demons and vices. He encourages us to do the same too, as speaks on how there’s a disconnect from reality because of technology. Aster encourages us to get into with not only with ourselves but spiritually as well to reach new heights.
The Broward County artist drops a haymaker on top of our heads with this one. Produced by Jdubbeats, the track goes into a spiral of sounds congesting of booming 808s with a spacious but sort of sparse & distorted synth that heavily resonates.
PRODUCER: Snooza, Bobby Johnson, R.Vintage & Boss Brain
Our homie Mike Lary is back, starting the year off right with his new project, titled Lary’s Season. Consisting of 8 solid hitmakers that pushes him forward as an artist. Hearing Lary’s Season, you can hear the growth Mike has made from his previous work. He kicks flavor on “Johnny Cage”, while songs like “Commentary” he utilizes his melodic flows. The project features production from Snooza, Bobby Johnson, R. Vintage & Boss Brain.
Are you facing depression, or just feeling very moody? Well this artist named, BR!SK is here with his new track “FACE!” to help you face those emotions and embrace them. Produced by Maxokoolin, the track is pulsating with raging emotions. BR!SK explodes on the track, spazzing with various feelings. Listening to the track you know for sure he woke up on the wrong side of the bed that day. Nonetheless, “FACE!” helps relinquish those feelings of depression head on, by facing it and moving forward.
$herm from Carol City, finally releases his highly-anticipated album Hit N Run. Featuring 12 tracks, the album starts off with amplified piano keys on “What I Do” which takes place in a day of the life of the anomaly that is $herm. On “Big Vibin'”, the track serves as a reminder to keep cool over illustrious production from T.C.C. Jenesis. As the album unfolds, it becomes more apparent that $herm is definitely an artist with unpredictable talent. From the playful boasts on “Envy, to the sleep-deprived melodies on “Cash Route”, to the emotional tribulations on “Triflin”. Throughout the project, $herm makes sure to showcase his versatility to the audience. Lastly, you can stream the album on all platforms. Hit n Run features heavy production from $herm, T.C.C. Jenesis, Chozen, BMG Tonio, and Angelo Gurero. Other artists featured on the project include Yoppa Bam, P Milla, Chiko Marz, and more.