Tag name : Hot 97

Ricky Bats Delivers Another Hit With His Single “Lay Low” |@Ricky_Bats


Fame, touring, and the music industry is not all what it’s painted to be.  This is definitely the message Ricky Bats is putting out in his latest single “Lay Low”.   Bats sets the tone for “Lay Low” with melodies harmonized by songstress Breana Marin, mixed with his autobiographical bars.  Lyrically, Bats craves to greet those moments he can fall under the radar, lay low, and appre...

A Conversation With: @LASAMERICANBBOY


Known for his hit single, "Hot 97", Staten Island's own Last American B-Boy is a man who wears many hats: Director, videographer, producer and last but not least, an emcee who is releasing his upcoming mixtape, Nickel Bag on Pharoahe Monch's W.A.R. Media label. Him and I decided to meet up in my neck of the woods for some $3 hipster tacos (which really should have been $1) in some shanty taco s...

Artist Spotlight: @Skriptkeeper


Long Island lyricist Skriptkeeper has had a lust for hip hop since the age of 12, listening to such artists as Pharoah Monch, KRS One and Nas during his wonder years. Now grown up, he has accomplished some notches under his belt, holding the title of BET's 106th and Park Freestyle Champion for straight weeks and was Hot 97's Summer Jam Lyrical Champion in '05. Skriptkeeper was also a finalist on ...