Where’s the flame emoji at? Chaz French might be onto something with his latest track called “Caliente”. With features from IDK (formerly ‘Jay IDK’) another native of the DMV area and Jay 305 of LA, I foresee a not-so chilly winter.Caliente is a bit of a step outside the box for Chaz French; I […]

  Can I get a yaaaaas!? Rico Nasty has been a true joy to watch grow! She’s a young black mother; proud product of Prince George’s who just made Forbes’ 30 under 30. Still going strong from her debut project ‘Nasty’ – Rico is showing that she ain’t playing and intends to keep pushing! From […]   Now if you’re in tune to music coming out of the area – you’ve at least heard of 3OhBlack. His most notable song, “Legg Walk” gave me every reason to believe he may be up next or at least a solid contender. After dropping his single ‘Boom Boom Tick’ earlier this fall, Legg […]   Spotify: Soundcloud:  

Hey – Little Bacon Bear here! I predict we will see a new album from Ms. Ari Lennox of Dreamville this fall/winter. Duh. Ari Lennox has been slowly leaking out details for this album but take a quick listen at her newest single ‘Pedigree’. Stream below and drop your thoughts! Soundcloud: Spotify: Apple Music: […] Hey y’all – Now I feel like I say this often but really this time… Alex Vaughn is my favorite! She exemplifies the term “Prince George’s County finest”. As a young black woman, I identify with Alex’s gripes with everything from traffic on the beltway to relationships to money. I feel her when she […]

Bacon Bear here! Peep the new visuals for Goldlink’s latest single featuring Miguel “Got Friends”. I wasn’t sure what to expect with this video but the concept definitely made me laugh. I appreciate the creativity! Let me know what you guys think.

At midnight – DMV’s own Rico Nasty, rapper and fashionista dropped her brand new album “Nasty”. Earlier, Rico called in and we dropped her single “Countin Up” as a world premiere, on air! Where better than to do it than home, right? She’s a Maryland-native, fresh off her Fader magazine cover. Everyone is excited to […]

Our beloved Goldlink follows up his double platinum record “Crew” with a new single featuring Miguel. Aye look – this song is amazing. DJ Malcolm Xavier and I think it’s great and the perfect follow up to Crew. We broke the record in the mix tonight in the 9 O Clock Check In — first […]

It’s always nice to see local figures give back to the local scene. Kevin Durant linked up with PGCPS to provide services to disadvantaged youth in the area. The proposed 10-year program will provide help with everything from college prep to how to apply for financial aid. The fund will contribute to the building of […]

Tomorrow – WKYS’ own Little Bacon Bear and DJ Malcolm Xavier take over Broccoli Fest’s ‘The Smile Project: Carnival’ with their collective Joy Club DC. The carnival is for all ages* and will take place throughout the weekend. Saturday night features performances by Lil Skies, Joy Club, Girlaaaa, Chaz French and many more! *On Saturday, […]