Nick De La Hoyde, Passion EP (Review)


Nick de la Hoyde shows off tremendous potential on ‘Passion’ EP   Nick de la Hoyde • Passion (EP) • Gatcombe Music Pty Ltd • Release Date: June 30, 2015 One way to make yourself standout is your name. Aussie singer, songwriter, and rapper Nick de la Hoyde has the working for him without a…

Review: Jake Miller, ‘Us Against Them’


Miller eschews the trap in favor for the pop-side of rap  Jake Miller • Us Against Them • eOne • US Release Date: November 5, 2013 Pop-rap doesn’t get the same respect that edgier, more ‘trill’ rap receives.  Why? Because generally, pop-rap loses the “rap” label at all regardless if the artists actually raps.  Pop-rappers are thought to be…