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716 Hip Hop: Just Ending Now, Mic Excel, and ChaunSAY Mackin’ & Chisom Uzosike

716 Hip Hop: Just Ending Now, Mic Excel,  and ChaunSAY Mackin’ & Chisom Uzosike

We’ve got a wide variety of hip hop music for this much needed installment of 716 Hip Hop.

First we’ve got the latest track from Just Ending Now aka Jeremy Jermaine Jerome. With production from The Dead Beatz, Jerome delivers one of his more polished, hi-def tracks. His flow is as always, a bit whacky, but the lyrical content is the kind of unusual, surreal, pun filled prose that makes Just Ending Now stick out. This is certainly the most experimental track on this list.

On their latest collaboration, Mic Excel and Cove of Essential Vitamins crew deliver yet another strong track, from production to content. Mic Excel sounds as cool as usual and his flow is on point. The classic rock/classic hip hop vibe of Cove’s production, with trilling guitar riffs and bounding basslines has me interested to hear the pair’s record, FML II, the forthcoming project from which this track comes.

Finally, Buffalo rapper ChaunSAY Mackin’ and Maryland producer Chisom Uzosike have collaborated on a solid full length mixtape. “Reputation” takes on Kanye’s “Bound 2” and though it’s a well known beat, Chisom makes it his own and ChaunSAY holds his own with some tight verses.