#FreshMeatFreshBeats | Jairus McClinton

Meet singer and songwriter, Jairus McClinton.

Jairus is an up-and-coming singer from Memphis, Tennessee. The Westwood native realized his singing abilities in church around the fourth grade. Later when asked to audition for his school’s Christmas play, he realized that he had a raw talent for performance as well. 

What is the craziest thing that has happened to you while you were performing on stage?
The craziest thing that has happened to me would be when I completely forgot the words to my own song in the 8th grade and had to freestyle the whole entire performance. Gladly everyone loved it but I was sweating big bullets and winging it the whole time. I didn’t quit though and that was when I knew I had the drive in me to do this for life.

Jairus started his songwriting journey in elementary school by copying down the lyrics to popular songs just to see how the words were patterned. By the time he was in the sixth grade, he started writing his own songs.

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Doja Cat and Rico Nasty’s Visual for “Tia Tamera” Will Give You All Kinds of 90’s Nostalgia!

Calling all 90’s kids!

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The visual for Doja Cat’s Tia Tamera drop today and it is all things reminiscent of over two decades ago. The song features Rico Nastyan up-and-coming rapper with an amazing story!

While referencing WB show, Sister, Sister (hence the song’s title), the video also channels Nickelodeon, Lisa Frank, and one of my all time favorite 90’s movie, BAPS!

Check it out below:

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Darius Hickman – Duppy Freestyle

If you’re going to use someone else’s beat you better make sure you deliver!

Darius Hickman (via YouTube)

Darius Hickman did just that! The Illinois rapper did his own version of Drake’s Duppy Freestyle and he did not disappoint. I was just minding my business scrolling through my Instagram feed and came across a snippet and just had to hear more.

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“Silly Me. I Thought I’d Be On By 21!” Charity Releases New Music, “Millennials”

Charity is back with new music!

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Millennials captures the feelings many of us 20 and 30 somethings have about the struggles of navigating through this economy. The song, which was co-produced by Slate the Producer and Brandon “Showtime” Bland, has the church organ keys playing in the background that has you wanting to say “Amen,” to this testimony of living in 2018.

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An Unexpected Fresh Start.

Hey guys! It’s been a while.

Yesterday I declared changes in my life. That included revamping my websites by the end of the month. Today as I was working on my new layout, I created my backup files as usual. However, it seems as if my plan to start new took a literal sense as my files were wiped clean.

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