Houston’s New Hip Hop Generation On The Rise


Houston’s music scene in 2015 has unleashed new forces in the industry.  A unity between all artists is stronger than ever in clutch city. OG’s like DJ Screw ,Slim Thug, Bun B, Phat Pat, Lil Flip, Pimp C , Lil Keke and others  have all paved the way for the new hip hop generation  of Houston.  This new generation is creating a profound impact in the industry.  Artist like Kirko Bangz, Ken Randle, Leelonn, Propain, and Boston George have gained the attention of listeners around the nation.  These artists are adamant about sharing the spotlight with underground artist and musicians of Houston.

This year we have seen Kirko Bangz reach out to upcoming artist out of H-Town.  Chedda Da Connect being one of the artist has formed part of the LMG family and E-1 music.  Climbing the charts and breaking the internet with his Fred on Em produced  hit  record “ Flicka Da Wrist” off his Catching playz 2 mixtape.  He recently just dropped his new mixtape “Chedda World” a 13 track mixtape with production work by Albie Dickson, XO on The Beat, Nard & B, Fred On Em, Zaytoven, Lynton Scott, Big Ant, and Will A Fool.

As Kirko Bangz’s official DJ – XO on The Beat has made a name for himself with his “Fell in Love” track featuring Gudda Gudda, Sancho Saucy, Marcus Manchild, and Chedda Da Connect.  Shortly after the success of “Fell in love” XO has maintained his name dropping tracks such as “Lingo” and a collaboration with Short Dawg and 2 Chainz titled “ Natural” which has obtained radio play on over 20 cities.

Showing their worth as self-sufficient musicians and the go-to producers of Houston, Albie Dickson, Trakksounds, Xo On The Beat, Amir Shayegan, Official Watson, and June James  have acquired respect this 2015.  Being supportive of each other, working as a team and not letting their egos or greed intervene these producers have achieved placements with well known artists  in the industry.

Albie Dickson has been producing for a over decade his passion and dedication to make it in the industry have granted him the opportunity to work with the likes of Manny Fresh, Kirko Bangz, Kevin Gatez, Chamillionaire, Starlito, Young Dolph, Devin The Dude, Nipsey Hussle, Killa Kyleon, Greg Hardy, HTown, and Migos. Forming his own music group IMG (Intervals Music Group) with Eric William, Albie introduced guitarist/producer Amir Shayegan to the game and has helped expand Amir’s career landing him placements with Grammy  nominated producer Jerrin Howard, Chris Landry, Young Dro, XO, June James, Official Watson, Kirko Bangz, Chedda Da Connect, Gudda Gudda, Sancho Saucy, Marcus Manchild. Killa Kyleon and Stunna Bam .

With a culminating year up ahead of these artist and musicians Houston’s new hip hop generation will continue to pave and expand the way for other upcoming artist.

listeners can soothe their anticipation with with XO on The Beat’s new project ” XO Like The Drug”  being released June 30.

Download Chedda Da Connectc new mixtape “Chedda World” : http://livemixtap.es/qed

Ken Randle – Sex In A Slab EP

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Ken Randle releases his highly anticipated EP “Sex In A Slab”. We last heard from Ken back in February where he confirm during an interview with 97.9 The Box that he had wrapped up his EP. Ken wants to be viewed as a “different” artist. “I aim for difference, I’m very versatile, and I’ll hop on anything. I’m trying to do something different for the city, coming with that full package.” Randle has teamed up with Grammy Nominated, and ASCAP Award winning producer Drathoven who produced Ken’s first hit single “Sex In A Slab” and produced his EP as well. Check out the 10 track EP with features from the likes of Wale, Kirko Bangz, Nino Gotti, Just Brittany, and Slim Thug

Ken Randle ft. Kirko Bangz – Be My Stripper


Getting ready to release his “Sex in A Slab” EP Ken Randle drops new heat today, and not just one but two tracks. Ken Randle is the epitome of SEXY seems like all his songs are inspired by lust and seduction. Check out his latest track featuring the Young Don of H. Town Kirko Bangz.

Ken Randle ft. Wale – Poppin’ Bands

We first heard about Ken Randle when he was featured on Kirko Bangz’s progression 3 mix tape. Ken Randle left his mark as an artist since then. He recently dropped his single “Sex In A Slab” which has gained a lot of attention. Today, Ken Randle brings us new heat featuring none other but Wale. The track titled ” Poppin’ Bands” is produced by Drathoven..give it a listen.

Ken Randle Talks Sex In A Slab with 97.9 The Box


Ken Randle stopped by 97.9 The Box Houston on February 25 to discuss details about his career, and upcoming project “Sex In A Slab” EP.  Ken has gained much attention and a following after his collaboration with Kirko Bangz on a track titled “Rain Down”. But it wasn’t until September 2013 when Ken released his first single “Sex In A Slab” he gained the recognition and respect he deserves as an artist.

During his interview with Kiotti he did not give too many details about who exactly he is working with but he did say “I’ve been knocking out a couple of features, got to work with a couple of artist I’m definitely a fan of.” Ken also confirmed he recently wrapped up the EP and is excited to show his fans what is to come. Ken wants to be viewed as a “different” artist. “I aim for difference, I’m very versatile, and I’ll hop on anything. I’m trying to do something different for the city, coming with that full package.” Randle has teamed up with Grammy Nominated, and ASCAP Award winning producer Drathoven who produced Ken’s first hit single “Sex In A Slab” and produced his EP as well. “This CD is so hard, Ken is putting magic out” said Drathoven during the interview with Kiotti.

Starting the year off right on January 13, 2014 Ken Randle signed to Jas Prince’s record label YEMG. Being under Jas Prince’s wing and guidance and managed by Courtney Wilkerson it is a fact that Ken’s career will continue to flourish. 

Jas Prince Signs R&B Artist Ken Randle


Only 13 days into the new year and Jas Prince is making Major moves. On January 3rd Jas introduced his new group SJ3 as the new YEMG signees, today, ten days later Jas welcomes Houston’s very own R&B artist Ken Randle. We’ve heard Ken Randle  featured on Kirko Bangz Progression 3 mixtape, blessing Kirk’s track “Rain Down” with amazing vocals. Ken is also know for his hit song “Sex in a slab”. Randle being managed by Courtney W. Ken Randle will be working closely with YEMG executive Gunnz, Jas Prince’s right hand man. 


Ken Randle – Sex In A Slab


After being featured on a track titled “Rain down” with Kirko Bangz off Kirko’s new mixtape “Progression 3”, Ken has gained much attention, and a following after his collaboration with Kirko Bangz. It is safe to say Ken Randle is the next R&B sensation! Ken has recently teamed up with Grammy Nominated, and ASCAP Award winning Producer,Drathoven who produced Ken’s new single “Sex In A Slab“. “Sex In A Slab” is a hit, it is the epitome of success. Sex In A slab is what Drank In My Cup was to Kirko Bangz, his launched towards successs. Sex In A Slab is the launch to Ken Randle’s successful career. Check it out!

Make sure you check out the rest of Ken Randle’s Music: https://soundcloud.com/kenrandle/ken-randle-sex-in-a-slab

For Updates on Ken Randle: Follow @KenRandle on Twitter.