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Top 10 Female RnB Artists and MC’s in Chicago to Keep On Your Radar in 2018

Making waves throughout 2017, this list is a nod to those who demanded the cities attention this year. Throughout many venues, DIY locations, personal events and more – these female MC’s and R&B artists are who you should keep your ears open and eyes peeled for heading into 2018. *Listed in No Particular Order* 1. Yomi the Harpist: Recently releasing her Goodbye Autumn EP, Yomi brings a phenomenally unique sound to Chicago. Combining neo-soul, glitch pop, and R&B stylings; tracks such as areyoudown? and standstill ft. Blake Davis & Elton Aura, are essentials while introducing yourself to Yomi. Closing out…

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Chicago Musicians Send Love to the World with New Song “Empower”

  Empower is written by Emily Blue with featured verses from Gem Tree and Ric Wilson, as well as the accompaniment of 15 artists within the city. All proceeds from the song will be going to Cure Violence, a charity dedicated to violence prevention. An absolutely beautiful release, the song is a mesmerizing lull of harmony and heartache. Speaking on the cruelties we experience day-to-day and how to band together in this troubling time. These artists urge everyone to spread love and ’empower’, growing as a community. Gem Tree & Ric…

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Yomi ‘The Harpist’ Releases Four Song EP “Goodbye Autumn”

After a short yet sweet tour, Yomi returned to Chicago with grace and an impeccable EP release. Yomi doesn’t aim to hold your hand as you listen through “Goodbye Autumn“, the intention is to wander through it. Almost alien in its production, this EP is immersive and powerful. Rich production washes over listeners; segments of the EP are filled with no sight of Yomi, yet stand-out. The opening track “Where I’m Standing” reals listeners in, airy yet heavy hitting production rests behind Yomi’s light-hearted vocals. The blend of bass-lines, creep…

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