L’Daialogue- Beats Freaks & Geeks Producer Beat Set [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE][NEW MUSIC]

Betta now than never.  Shouts out to Beats Freaks & Geeks (Shouts out to Noah) for hosting L’Daialogue’s beat set in Hollywood, California last Nov. The Clazzikal Clazzik Team was in full effect. Check out the visuals and groove out with North Memphis’ Own from Hollywood & Chelsea up in Hollywood, CA. The video is […]

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MiZUnderstatistic- Alori’s Soul [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE][NEW MUSIC] [BEAT TAPE]

Here is a special beat tape from MiZUnderstatistic titled Alori’s Soul. This tape is named after the Carson-raised songstress Loriana Johnson professionally known as Alori Joh. Alori was professionally aligned with Tog Dawg Entertainment as she provided the backing vocals for most of their earliest and arguably classic records like “Heaven & Hell“, “HiiPower” and […]

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WELCOME TO HELL: The History and Influence of MEMPHIS RAP (2018 Documentary) [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW VIDEO]

I just ran across this documentary video on Youtube titled WELCOME TO HELL: The History and Influence of MEMPHIS RAP which was uploaded by a user named Turismo that outlines in depth the origins of Memphis underground rap.  Some of the research from this video was based off of a track by L’Daialogue titled “The Unofficial Story […]

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Geechie Boy Nailz & L’Daialogue DiCaprio- 1744 [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC]

Under the Mason-Dixon line, its alot of different states with alot of different flavors. Alot of states have connected musically within the region but not quite like this.  Charleston, South Carolina’s own Geechie Boy Nailz & Memphis, Tennessee’s own L’Daialogue DiCaprio connecting is one of the dopest things to happen to the South in a […]

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RocNation tries to finesse Texas artist Beatking for his hit song “BDA” [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE]

Houston, Texas is home to many different things. The Houston Texans (depends on who you ask), Astroworld (which is closed now but happens to be the title of fellow Texas rapper Travis Scott…but more on that later), Screw tapes, Rap-A-Lot Records, Beyonce Knowles and a slew of SUCCESSFUL independent rappers. Houston is also home to […]

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Alfred Banks- Mere-Exposure Effect [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC]

New Orleans emcee Alfred Banks is coming through with his latest EP to set the summer on fire. The 5-track EP titled Mere-Exposure Effect is already getting rave reviews its first days out.  Check out the write up below and the links below and support Underdogcentral. –MiZUnderstatistic  ______________________________________________________________ Per HipHopDX.com: New Orleans-based MC Alfred Banks has returned […]

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B-High: How One Atlanta DJ Is Quietly Documenting Memphis Rap History by D.M. Becton [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW VIDEO]

Article by: D.M. Becton These days it is really hard to find a DJ on the radio that can keep your attention without all of the gimmicks and gossip. It almost protocol to be on the radio and talk about everything but music. But one DJ is breaking the mold on radio and beyond. That […]

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A. Levy- “Love You/ F*** Rap” [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC][MUSIC VIDEO]

New Orleans emcee A. Levy have been on go mode for the last few months. Piggybacking off of his 2015 critically acclaimed project, Squares Delgation, Levy has been making major moves via tours (domestic AND international), merchandise and visuals online.  His latest visuals are from his latest project, Reparations which has been well received partly due to his […]

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Blocboy JB’s “Look Alive” featuring Drake is CERTIFIED PLATINUM!!! [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE]

Memphis rapper Blocboy JB has been having a year like no other. He started of the year with his single “Rover” heating up in the streets (with 10+ million views on Youtube). Shortly after that, he dropped the single “Look Alive” featuring Canadian native/ Memphis by-proxy rapper Drake (with a WHOPPING 180+ million views on […]

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Slangston Hughes- Innocent (feat. Knox Ketchum) [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC]

Slangston Hughes of the legendary Tygah Woods collective is sparking off Summer 2018 with some new music. The title of his latest track is “Innocent” featuring Knox Ketchum which is powerful considering the political climate that we are living in today.  Slangston adds, “A song for the John Bunns, Lena Bakers, Jerome Morgans and wrongfully […]

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L’Daialogue- Cosigns & Mo’ Signs 2 [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC]

Memphis emcee L’Daialogue DiCaprio is back at it with latest project titled Cosigns & Mo’ Signs 2. This second installment is expanding on the concepts that L’Daialogue was conveying on the first Cosigns & Mo’ Signs project. It is still heavy on the concept of the “cosign” itself and the foretelling nature of “mo’ signs” […]

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MiZUnderstatistic- Vicente Guerrero [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE][NEW MUSIC] [BEAT TAPE]

Here’s another beat tape from the producer MiZUnderstatistic titled Vicente Gurrero. This tape was named after one of the first presidents of Mexico who was a Black man. This beat tape has grooves inspired by the old sounds of Mexico and other surrounding Spanish speaking lands.  Check it out below. MiZUnderstatistic-Vicente Gurrero [TRACKLISTING] 01. Hola Senor Vicente […]

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MiZUnderstatistic- Barev, Armenia…from The Kardashians [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC] [BEAT TAPE]

Note: As soon as this tape was released, MiZUnderstatistic was hit with a cease-and-desist notice from his distributors in response to this tape. The tape had to be uploaded to different avenues for consumption i.e Soundcloud &  Bandcamp- Mgmt  Memphis producer MiZUnderstatistic has been busy the last few years handling the lion’s share of production for […]

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Blaze The Verbal Chemist- Tales From The Eastside [VIDEO] [OVAGROUND EXCLUSIVE] [NEW MUSIC]

Producer/emcee Blaze The Verbal Chemist of the New Orleans collective Tygah Woods has been keeping busy in the last few months. He has been upping his production game with various features and even had a feature on L’Daialogue’s Cosigns & Mo’ Signs project with his single “Laundry Mat“.  Now, he has a new project entitled […]

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