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Vanalika Shan – Midnight



18-year-old Vanalika brightens the world with her new single ‘Midnight’

DALLAS, TX – Indie pop singer/songwriter and pianist Vanalika Shan’s open-hearted sound is the result of years immersing herself in diverse cultures around the globe. At only 18 years old, the Indian-born artist has studied music in the U.S., Australia, and India, drawing freely from American Pop, Indian Classical, and musical theater to create an irresistible sound all her own.

That original sound is put on full display on her new single, “Midnight” which is slated to go wide across all streaming platforms on Oct. 16. The laid-back vibe of the song takes full advantage of a robust array of Synth sounds for a contemporary twist on Indie Pop. The slow organs open the song and create a mellow, ambient vibe that sets the stage for Vanalika’s ethereal vocals. As her voice begins to sour, she welcomes listeners into a nice groove that’ll have them bopping their heads while smiling and reminiscing about that someone special.

“The idea of it came from a kind of Cinderella theme,” Vanalika said. “It goes around the concept of time being limited. Time is a driving force in any relationship – romantic or friendship or whatever. So I wanted to play on that idea with the nuances from a Cinderella fairytale.”

The debut single from this fast-rising star is a follow-up to her wildly successful cover mashup “Blinding Lights and Physical” which is currently available across all streaming platforms. Fully embracing the Synth Pop sound, the song takes two chart-topping retro tunes and mashes them into something that’s equal parts throwback and modern, and perfect to showcase this talented musician’s naturally ethereal vocals.

Having just graduated from high school, Vanalika said she’s taking advantage of a gap year to pursue music as a career. Though she started as a singer when she was only 4 years old and has performed in multiple places over the years, it hasn’t been until recently that she started fully dedicating herself to a career in music. While growing up, her father traveled to places all over the world, often moving his family along the way. As such, Vanalika said she’s gotten a very global education about people and cultures and the ways in which art can tie people together.

“Traveling has been a big part of my life, from meeting new people to seeing different locations,” she said. “Music ties the bridges in between. I’ve experienced different kinds of music, but at the end of the day, it’s still my kind of music that I’m creating. The way I like to approach my music is to take my own story and add a little twist. Music isn’t about just adding a little bit of an edge or technicality to something, but more of a driving force. I want to move an audience through the music as if they’re part of the story. That’s one of my favorite attributes of music – not just listening to a song but how the combination of sound and lyrics can drive an audience together. At the end of the day, I hope my music makes people feel good when they listen to it. Vanalika means sunflower, and I try to embody that in myself and my music. A sunflower is bright and calming, and that’s the effect I want to bring to the world with my music. I want to brighten the world with my music, one sunflower at a time.”


To listen to Vanalika’s music, or to follow her on social media, please visit:

“Blinding Lights and Physical”

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(Video) Calboy feat. Skilla Baby – “Gang Time” @147Calboy




Chicago rapper Calboy has returned with the song and accompanying video for “Gang Time,” featuring Skilla Baby via his new independent imprint Loyalty & Co. “Gang Time” is available everywhere now, watch the video HERE.

In the visual, we see Calboy and Skilla Baby iced out, flaunting stacks of cash, as they rap back-to-back. “Gang time, I’m on the e-way with this bitch, she throwing up gang signs / Oh this your bitch, she gave me brain, she got a great mind / I’m drippy, drippy, fly as fuck, bitch I got hang time,” Calboy raps.

The Chevy Music-produced “Gang Time” follows Calboy’s last single “On My Own.” His recent music marks his exit from RCA Records and the launch of his independent music career, where he’s carving out his own path with imprint Loyalty N Co.

And he shows no signs of slowing down: in addition to his new album, he’s also working on a TV series. Along the way, he’s collaborated with some of the biggest names in the game, including Lil Wayne and T-Pain, and continues to deliver hit records that resonate with fans around the world.

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(Album) Nems – Rise of the Sliverbacks @NEMS_FYL




Coney Island’s Mayor Nems drops his first Album after getting his deal! The Brooklyn artist who has been grinding for Years has broken through the cracks! Nems who started out battle rapping early on in his career has consistently been working and making a name for himself. IN 2021 Nems caught viral success on his phrase “Bing Bong”. Shortly after that Nems would catch on fire through the industry and social media platforms. This past summer Nems sign a deal with Paul Rosenberg Goliath Records which did a deal with virgin Records. Now The Rise of the Silverbacks is here!!! produced by Scram Jones! Check it out!

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(Video) Keen Streetz Featuring Jim Jones – Trick Me Out My Spot @keenstreetz




Far Rockaway’s very own Keen Streetz is back with a new #VL banger!

Get ready to witness a hip-hop masterpiece straight from the heart of Far Rockaway, Queens! Keen Streetz the hometown hero is back with a brand-new video for his track ” Trick Me Out My Spot ” featuring none other than Harlem’s own Capo Jim Jones. 🗽

But that’s not all! Keen Streetz has just dropped his latest mixtape, “Sending My Condolences,”
and it’s already making waves in the rap scene.
Is this what FarRock needs? You decide!
So Turn the volume up on this new Vampire Life banger and let Far Rocks Keen Streetz & Harlem’s Jim jones lace you with them Bars. #VL

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