Rising Bronx-Based Rapper $avannah Hannah: ‘I Have No Urge to Be Anything Other than Myself’

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A proud product of “the hood,” Bronx-based artist $avannah Hannah is one of the hottest rising talents in the area rap scene, captivating the attention of a growing list of industry heavyweights, including Cardi B and Nicki Minaj. Learn more about $avannah Hannah’s exciting journey with contributing writer Cynthia Gross, including the heartbreaking circumstances that led to her starts as a full-time musician; the most important thing she learned as a featured artist on Netflix’s Rhythm + Flow; and her special message in honor of LGBTQ Pride Month.

MegaGoneFree Turns Up the Heat with New Single ‘Thermostat’

MegaGoneFree "Thermostat"

Recent Articles By Charlie Maybee https://youtu.be/jnK3duLGD8U This reading of Alchemical Records content provides a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. Baltimore, Maryland-based alternative pop artist MegaGoneFree recently released a new single […]

Rina Chanel’s Latest Single Is the ‘Sweetest of Melody’

Rina Chanel "Sweetest of Melody"

Recent Articles By Cynthia Gross https://youtu.be/tYHzgJ5d-EA This reading of Alchemical Records content is to provide a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. R&B artist and Virginia Beach native Rina Chanel recently […]

Purple Hurt Longs to be ‘Free’

Purple Hurt "Free"

Recent Articles By Jaci Jedrych https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxJylD-_gas This reading of Alchemical Records content is to provide a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. Washington, D.C.-native band Purple Hurt’s latest album is loud, […]

SATE Ups Her Volume and Sharpens Her Bite with ‘Howler’

Canadian artist SATE delivers "Howler"

More to Watch By Charlie Maybee https://youtu.be/w2EgO5lbT_Q This Alchemical Records article is read by the author to provide a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. The music video for “Howler” gives […]

Despite Difficulties of the Pandemic, D.C.’s Reeves Keeps Her Integrity

D.C. jazz artist Integriti Reeves shares her story with contributing writer Eric Althoff

D.C. native Integriti Reeves found jazz when she was in high school, describing herself as a “late bloomer” when it came to discovering the genre. Since then, she has blossomed as an artist, collaborating with some of the biggest names in music such as Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson. Learn more about Integriti’s story with contributing writer Eric Althoff, including how she perceives the D.C. music scene, her songwriting process, and the special thing she describes as her greatest joy in life.

Soul Artist Akua Allrich: ‘If You’re Not Happy with You, You Cannot Be Happy with Anyone Else’

D.C. soul artist Akua Allrich shares her story, including a special commemorative project in the works

D.C. soul artist Akua Allrich never intended to be a musician – and yet, she has proven herself to be an artist of extraordinary talent and crowd-moving passion. Often likened to legendary talents such as Nina Simone, Allrich has inspired countless artists throughout D.C. and across the world with her brilliant artistry and commitment to equity and justice. Learn more about Allrich’s journey, including her secret superpower, what identity means to her as a Black woman, her original career pathway, and a special commemorative project in the works that pays homage to her roots.