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Watch: BJ The Chicago Kid Releases “That Girl” feat. OG Maco Lyric Video


While he just released his new single “Church” over the weekend, BJ The Chicago Kid returns today with an official lyric video for his other single “That Girl” feat. OG Maco.

Over various scenes of his hometown Chicago shot from a helicopter, and some performance shots of BJ and Maco by the water, the summery tune is put on display with bright splashes of color and bubbly words.

BJ is gearing up for the release of his anticipated debut album In My Mind, due out soon via Motown Records.

Check out the visual below:

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New Music: BJ The Chicago Kid feat. Chance the Rapper & Buddy – Church


Finally, after teasing fans for a little while BJ The Chicago Kid releases his anticipated single “Church” featuring Chance the Rapper and Buddy.

With his debut album, In My Mind, due out this fall via Motown Records, the soulful crooner comes through just in time for the weekend with the heavenly jam.

BJ prays to the higher power for the strength to endure some strong temptations, singing; “She say she wants to drink, do drugs, and have sex tonight / But I got church in the morning, church in the morning / Hopefully we can go to heaven, I pray.”

Take a listen below:

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New Music: BJ The Chicago Kid feat. Joey Bada$$ & Hannibal Buress – Nothin But Love


So, BJ The Chicago Kid likes to drop random singles, right? Ok, yea so the soul singer has returned with a new leak from his anticipated Motown Records debut album, In My Mind, which is due out this fall.

The tune is titled “Nothin But Love” and flips the Heavy D classic of the same name, plus includes stellar features from NYC rapper Joey Bada$$ and buzzing comedian Hannibal Buress, who adds some buttery talking at the end of the song.

Following Joey’s opening verse, BJ admits that through thick and thin he will never fall out of love for his baby.  “You’re hospitable, f*ck-wit-able, and unf*ck-wit-able at the same time / Baby girl, and that first night stays on my night,” he sings.

Take a listen below:

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BJ The Chicago Kid Talks ‘Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre,’ Reveals Biggest Advice Received From Dre

BJ The Chicago Kid DJ Smallz

Grammy nominated, singer/songwriter, BJ The Chicago Kid, sits down with DJ Smallz and discusses being featured on ‘Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre‘ on a record called “It’s All On Me,” and reveals the biggest advice he received from the legendary producer/rapper.

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Watch: BJ The Chicago Kid Performs on ‘The Hot Box’ with DJ Enuff


While visiting NYC recently on a promo run, BJ The Chicago Kid swung by Hot 97 for an interview with DJ Enuff on his ‘Hot Box’ series.

After a brief Q&A the Motown signee showed off his vocal gravitas performing his next single “Church,” which is off his anticipated debut album ‘In My Mind,’ due out this fall.

In addition, BJ dropped a soulful R&B freestyle proclaiming, “South Side here in New York.”

Watch below:

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New Music: Kehlani feat. BJ The Chicago Kid – Down For You (Gravez & Nehzuil Remix)

Down For You Remix

As Kehlani continues to build her buzz her music is spreading across the world and today we have a stellar new remix to her duet “Down For You” with BJ The Chicago Kid.

Produced by buzzing Atlanta bred remixer Gravez and popular Sydney, Australia based remixer Nehzuil, their revision provides a smooth backdrop of piano and synths leading up to a soulful electric guitar and organ.

If you’re already a fan of the original, or never even heard it, we highly suggest you check out this new remix below:

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BJ The Chicago Kid Performs “Electric Feel” Cover In-Studio


Early fans of BJ The Chicago Kid should be familiar with his soulful cover of MGMT’s “Electric Feel,” which he originally released on his 2011 mixtape ‘Life of Love’s Cupid.’ Now, 4 years later his label Motown Records have released a short black-and-white video of him and his rhythm section performing the acoustic cover.

After his successful collaborative single “Studio” with SchoolBoy Q last year, BJ released his latest mixtape ‘The M.A.F.E. Project.’ He is currently prepping for the release of his anticipated debut album, slated to be released this year via Motown.

Check out his performance video below!

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New Music: Kehlani feat. BJ The Chicago Kid – Down For You

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Wasting no time bringing us another taste of her upcoming mixtape, Kehlani surprises fans with her anticipated collaboration with BJ The Chicago Kid.

Titled “Down For You,” the rising singers bring their talents together for a tale of love and devotion. On the track, BJ must come to his senses and realize that he has the real one at home, as they join in harmony and sing about a love that can’t be broken.

“We can go to the movies, maybe we can hang out / Whatever you want to do, cause I’m down for it, I’m down for you,” they sing.

Kehlani’s new mixtape ‘You Should Be Here‘ is due out at the end of April.

Take a listen to two of our favorite up and coming artists team up below:

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