Oakland born Derek Pope is a Los Angeles based song writer and producer known for his crooning voice over booming production. Pope creates a dark, hard hitting soundscape utilizing his voice as another instrument over his haunting self produced records. Having seen early success with singles "Raincoats" and "Serena Williams", it will be exciting to watch Derek Pope grow and develop his new sound with his upcoming EP "The Introverted Socialite".
New Mexico born and California bred, Nigerian-American hiphop artist and songwriter Xavier resides in Los Angeles, but his style has no jurisdiction. X began writing at an early age and as this 6’6’’ artist grew in stature, his lyricism and delivery have become equally imposing. Xavier currently has a single in rotation on LA's 93.5 KDAY and has received recognition from the likes of XXL, Complex Magazine, and Noisey to name a few.
Since building on his 2011 release "The Buddha", Project Blowed representative Sahtyre has been growing his name while pushing his LSD brand across the states. An acronym for “Love, Sex, Drugs,” LSD is Sahtyre’s way of viewing his world and also the surname of his most ambitious body of work to date. Throughout the album, we find Sahtyre channeling the spirit of his personal musical heroes over Hippie Sabotage laced soundscapes, delivering records that at times have more in common with drug addled rock stars than most rappers.