The crew follows Atlanta-based rapper R.D. Smittie to LG Langano for the release of his newest song "For the Money." Watch as Smittie talks about his views on politics, performing onstage and how Atlanta's street culture relates to his music. Smittie's music consist of one part street life, one part wisdom and a dash of #HIPPIESHXT. If you haven't heard his style yet check him out on SoundCloud and follow him on Instagram! #RDSmittie #itsfrank #hippieshxt #hiphop #music #2016
Right at the start of his legacy, OTR is sad to report that Atlanta rapper, Molly Murk of Green Vision, was killed on January 28, 2016. Long time associates 600Breezy and A&R personnel Spiffy announced the news via their Twitter accounts & were met with tributes to the fallen rapper and support from all over the world. The situation surrounding his death is still unknown. OTR attended the candle light vigil that was held in his memory. Watching Molly Murk succeed and grow in
It's a new year and we're starting things off right with rapper Miles D. We first came across Miles D. when he released his single, "Summer," last year. His style is full of truth, emotion and an "Eminem-like" commitment to rhyme. Hailing from Fort Lauferdale, FL, Miles D (born David R.) took to music at a young age and, as an adult, chose to pursue a career in Music Production. Miles has big hopes for music career and shows a lot of passion in the booth and on the stage. Wat
The OTR Crew was more than excited to get a call from Kiki Ely & Sakinah LeStage. We've been anticipating their upcoming Dance Conventions and guest choreographers so, meeting them was an honor! OTR's passion for Entertainment turned our time with these two powerhouses into a starstruck experience. Kiki’s portfolio includes Drumline, Tamar Braxton, Janelle Monae, August Alsina's URX Tour and a new reality show on UpTv Dancing The Dream. Sakinah’s most recent work includes Reg
R&B Singer Dave Tolliver, of the legendary Duo Men At Large, releases new single “Concert” produced & written by industry producer James Worthy. Now available on iTunes off the brand new album “Something Like The Greatest” provided by Spectra Music Group. IG: @Davemenatlarge Twitter: @Davemenatlarge #Atlanta #music #PopMusic #hiphop #entertainment #musicproducer
Thank you, thank you, thank you to all our readers! We're gonna keep the ball rolling with this issue's artist, Briana Gray, but soon the world will know her as Pretty Gurl. The multi-talented Briana is a singer, a rapper and a producer. If you ask her, this is funny because as a kid in school she was the "quiet, socially awkward nerd in the corner." Born and mostly raised in Kernersville North Carolina, Briana moved to Georgia when she turned twelve. At the age of ten, she
This month's Professional is Mike Maven, his work as a producer speaks for its self and probably has a home on your ipod. Mike Maven has worked with industry greats such as Rick Ross, Kid Ink, Tyga, Wiz Khalifa, Juvenile, NeYo, Kevin Gates and more. His work ethic keeps him busy at Sound Lounge Studios and keeps his repertoire growing. We would first like to start by thanking Mike Maven to allow us into his studio, which is super cool btw, and for letting us ask him a series
T.R.A.N.E. Spitta, Ethan DaSilva, is a Brooklyn born, Nashville native with insane
lyricism, rhyme schemes and socio-political messages. He was raised in a Caribbean household. Both of his parents were born and raised in Guyana. This upbringing contributed to some of his earlier musical influences such as Bob Marley, Sizzla Kalonji, and other various, conscious Reggae artists. OTR met Ethan when he submitted his music to us. Our team loved his message and his creative delive
We love to praise people that put in work and these three guys are GETTING IT! DopeNorTeria is a young eclectic production team, which consists of Jordan Washington (Dope Thax), Chad North (C.North), and Jiele Washington (The Bacteria). The trio was born and raised in Georgia. All three of its members met in college and created a tight bond, musically and personally. Every member in this abstract trio spent their childhood's playing musical instruments and their young adultho
After hearing whispers of this young, established music producer/songwriter, we finally got a chance to sit down with him. James Worthy has been making a name for himself in the city of Atlanta and beyond! James has been creating his own footsteps in the music industry for about five years now. Growing up, his parents were the first to introduce him to the sounds of music. While some kids just listened to a song to dance and sing along to, he was fascinated with the productio
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