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DJ TOPGUN x Shawn K – Gibberish

DJ TOPGUN presents his newest song which is by Cleveland’s talented artist Shawn K. This is his first release since his project Blaq Rocc came out. By the way, that’s a must hear project that you don’t want to pass up on listening to. This song is produced by Relta and the artwork is done by Fred Lozano. Take a listen below.

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Shawn K – Blaq Rocc (EP)

Twitter: @ShawnKAllDay

After years in the making Blaq Rocc is finally finished. Shawn K delivers this 8 track project entirely produced by Relta, with the exception of contributions from TrapMoneyBenny on the last song. Just about everything in Shawn’s music stands out from anyone else’s. His raspy voice, melodic singing, and rapid delivery all combines for an artist who has found their own unique style. Influenced by other music innovators like Cleveland’s own Kid Cudi and Chicago’s Chance The Rapper, Shawn is determined to pave his own lane in the rap game. This conscience music spreads a message about self awareness and real life emotions that any human being can understand and connect with. Only two other artists, NicX & 6LACK, make appearances on this EP. You can listen to the project in its entirety below.

Shawn K – Hendrix (Video)

Shawn K is easily one of my favorite up and coming artists out of Cleveland. I was pumped when he asked me to premier his new video on my YouTube channel. This song is called “Hendrix,” and it will appear on his upcoming EP”Blaq Rocc which is expected to release this summer. I’ve heard a great majority of the project and you’re not gonna want to miss out on hearing it! Pay attention to what this guy is doing!

Shawn K – Hendrix

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Today is truly a blessed day! We receive a track titled “Hendrix” from Shawn K‘s upcoming project. Shawn’s raspy yet melodic voice glides over impressive production from the over seas producer Relta. I’m lucky to have heard a majority of his project, and I just can’t wait for the world to hear as well! As of now, it’s my favorite project of 2015. If you enjoy this track, be sure to check out some of his other releases “Instant” and “Imaginations Over Me.”

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Shawn K – Instant

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I can tell early on when an artist is going to be a problem, and Shawn K is that artist. The thing that separates Shawn from others is his unique voice, the message he is sharing through his music, and his incredible flow. Peep the dope wordplay in his verses as well on his latest offering “Instant.”


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ImFromCleveland.com presents its second annual “Cleveland’s Next Up” group photo. This series serves its purpose to shine the light on underground artists in the city who have potential for a big year in 2015. We take pride in saying that every name on this list has a unique style from each other that makes them stand out as artists. Below is the list of each artist, and you can click on their name to be directed to their Twitter account.

Casse Laygo, Tommy Missus, Shawn K, Marcus Alan Ward, Mz Crazy Tee, Russ Hall, Tae Miles, Common Ave, Slim Slater, Microwave Red.

TOMORROW (1.13)  we begin with the releases of each individual artists’ exclusive interviews and freestyles. We will be including links to their latest projects and releases. You won’t want to miss them! Special thanks to everyone who made this entire project possible: Brett Vance (High Art), Glen Infante (& iLTHY for the location!), Fred LozanoChris Goody, and the entire IFC team!

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Click the image above to check out the ImFromCleveland.com presented mixtape “TheCosign,” backed up by DJ Steph Floss, DJ KNyce, E-V, DJ KY, DJ Ryan Wolf, DJ Corey Grand, Meel, Tropikana, & Big Heff.

Shawn K – Gibberish

After dropping “Sun Goes Out” and “Imaginations Over Me,” Shawn K lets go of a third track from his upcoming mixtape Dopamine. On “Gibberish,” Shawn K continues to display the unique sound he brings to the table. His raspy voice and vocal presence on the track stand out as if its another instrument layed over top of the dope production. YouTube stream is available above. Check out the track on SoundCloud here.

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