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PREMIERE: Intellect’s ‘Depth’ Confronts Hard-Hitting Topics

When we became introduced to Intellect earlier this year, we spoke with a world-aware hip hop musician, actor, entrepreneur, and military veteran who understands the platform he’s been given through his many roles.

That’s why it comes as no surprise that his new EP, Depth, puts that platform to good use. When it officially hits on Friday, December 6, this release has the capability to start important conversations about society and life itself, as it challenges listeners to think about what they can do to improve their spheres of influence.

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VIDEO PREMIERE: Intellect Releases ‘Scarface Fitted’ Video this Friday

Last month, we gave you a look into the world of Michael Dowd, an actor and hip hop artist known to fans as Intellect.

He released his new single, “Scarface Fitted,” a week later. However, that is not all he had in store.

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The Quinn’s Daily Spinn: Monday, September 30

Earlier this month, we chatted with D.C.-based hip hop artist and actor Intellect (real name Michael Dowd). We talked about his life experience, his message, and how both of those things inform his single, “Scarface Fitted.”

Now, that single is here — and we want you to listen!

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REVIEW: Lord Goldie’s Sensual ‘When You Ready’

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Lord Goldie is building a reputation in and around her native Nashville for a unique brand of hip-hop best described as trap conscious — a sweet spot that allows her to follow the genre’s current sonic trends, while carrying a world-aware message within her lyrics.

Young Pablo: Live at City View Sound

Allentown, PA-based rapper Young Pablo was born in Florida, and finds himself heavily influenced by southern rap, as well as northern trap music. However, he carries influences with him that range beyond music, delving into poetry.

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