INSANE KILLA KANE NEWEST BEAT BATTLE WINNER AT E.H.M.P. 2014

INSANE KILLA KANE EHMP: Introduce Yourself to every body. IKK: My name is Insane Killa Kane, I’m a producer/Beat Maker from Jackson Heights, Queens, New York. EHMP: When did you start producing? IKK: In 2000. EHMP: 14 years, that’s what’s up.Who inspired you to want to produce? IKK: In the 80s, I fell in love with hip hop music, listening to Mr Magic’s Rap Attack (Radio show that used to…

Thelma Wright Gangster Queen of Philadelphia

An exclusive interview with Thelma Wright, Gangster Queen of Philadelphia By: Crystal Victoria By day, Thelma Wright was a loving mother and entrepreneur. By night, a notorious drug lord, dubbed by   the Biography channel as Philly’s Gangster Queen. In the early 80’s, Thelma met and fell “crazy in love” with Jackie Wright who introduced her to the street life and the drug game. After years of marriage, Jackie was brutally…

Meet, Multi-Media Personality, Mentor, & Social Media Blogger Deniece Barnes

Deniece Barnes is now officially the host of both a television and a radio show. “Coffee Table Conversations” will make its television debut in January of 2014 as a “spin-off” of the long-running DIFFERENCES Radio Magazine Show. Since 2008, Ms. Barnes has been “Keeping YOU in the know” about entertainment, health, food, fashion, lifestyle, and community affairs on various radio stations throughout Nashville (including Clear Channel WLAC 1510 Radio). Both…

Hanging Out with Popular Author, Editor, and Blogger, Damon Young

Damon Young is a co-founder of VerySmartBrothas, author of Your Degrees Won’t Keep You Warm At Night: The Very Smart Brothas Guide to Dating, Mating, and Fighting Crime, and a contributing editor at Ebony Magazine (digital). He’s also a producer and head writer of a TV pilot loosely based on the book—a project featured at the New York Television Festival in November of 2013. The Pittsburgh-native also has weekly columns at Complex Magazine and Madame Noire,…

Speaking to Gospel Indie Artist Chazz Reese

Charles E. Reese, Jr. aka “Chazz” was born in Dallas, TX to Dr. Charles E. Reese, Sr. and Annie Eloise Reese, and is the oldest of three children. At the age of six, his family relocated to Cleveland, OH where his father pastored for several years. While growing up, Chazz began to experience his various gifts from God at an early age. He taught himself to play the piano, mastered…

MIXTAPE REVIEW: PHILLY BLOCKS—KAPO MUSIK 2

MIXTAPE REVIEW: PHILLY BLOCKS—KAPO MUSIK 2 Written By:  Wisdom     What we have here is 5.6.3. Entertainment Presents Philly Blocks: Kapo Musik 2. The Louisville slugger comes out swinging on this Southern meets East Coast offering. Using the tried and true formula that is permeating speakers throughout urban jungles, Philly Blocks is intent on making a name for himself in the crowded rap arena. Fourteen cuts (including an intro)…

Meet Amazing Urban Lit Author Kai Storm

  Author Kai Storm is a new face in the Urban Literary world, has brought us shining jewels called Alani’s Bigger Hustle & Alani’s Hustle Gets Bigger. Kai was born in Panama in 1972 and came to New York in 1981 with her mother. She discovered her writing gift as a junior at Boys & Girls High School when an English teacher gave her an assignment to develop a story from…

Chatting it up with Kansas City’s Own Mr. Stinky

  Vigalanty International’s featured artist Mr. Stinky a.k.a. Javon Canty, has been on his way to stardom since age 9. Being Jamacian American, Mr. Stinky brings you tales of the streets and club mixes in a merging of reggae and hip-hop yet to be imitated. He has shared the stage with such artists as E-40, Master P, Da Brat, Ice Cube, Aaron Hall, Yukmouth, C-BO, Black Rob, and many more….

Create Your Own Job

  Writer/colored/created by Sean “Da Shizz” Holman… Illustrated by ADAM CHRISTOPHER.  ‘The SmoKing Section’, the newest ground breaking cartoon to hit the scene, has come to On The Rise Magazine with new exclusive scripts!   We are ‘The SmoKing Section’, the newest ground breaking cartoon to hit the scene.  We hope that you enjoy our site and follow the movement as we prepare the funniest, newly innovative, and most realistic show that we can create for…

WILLIE MAJOR PHILLY’S OWN PERFORMS AT ELEGANT HOODNESS AWARDS 2014

    Willie Major Philly’s best kept secret is now emerging on the scene with vengeance.Taking no prisoners as he destroy tracks with his aggressive voice that has a capturing tone and texture to it. He signed a distribution deal in September of 2013 under the supervision of Power house entertainment lawyer Kevon Glickman who also managed Rick Ross. Willie Major will be featured in Feb/March edition of XXL Magazine….