We post a lot of hip hop, but as a rule of thumb we do our best to steer clear of freestyles. It’s not that we don’t appreciate the artform, we definitely do, but every time we post one person’s verse we receive a few dozen messages from up and comers that think their verse is better. It’s exhausting and eats up too much inbox space that could be used by artists with their own original material to share, so we keep anything that could encourage such reaction to a minimum whenever possible. However, Jon Connor is not your normal …
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Sunday night, Chiodos played a hometown gig that would be the last for the band until 2013.
To set 2012 off right, the band invited Flint, MI rapper and UTG favorite Jon Connor to the stage to freestyle over an instrumental section during “A Letter From Janelle.” Jon set the room on fire with some quick verses and got the crowd participating with a little call and response.
Michigan’s Jon Connor is one of the most respected emcees still working his way through to the mainstream. If we at UTG had any sway with execs, we’d sign him today without a second of hesitation. However, that is not the case, so another post about how great his music is will have to suffice.
Today Jon Connor released the official music video for his Mickey Wallace assisted single, “Dubby.” You can view the clip after the jump.
“Dubby” hails from Connor’s While You Were Sleeping mixtape. Click here to download a copy for yourself.
Unsigned rapper Chris Webby released his latest mixtape, entitled Bars On Me, and is hosted by none other than DJ Drama.
The listing of featured artists on Bars On Me is pretty ridiculous. Look out for Wu-Tang’s Method Man, Prodigy, Kid Ink, Bun B, Jon Connor and so many more. If that truly is not enough to get you clicking over to grab the mixtape we are not sure what will.
Stream and download Chris Webby’s mixtape Bars On Me by heading through the jump and get ready for one wild ride.
Rapper Jon Connor has astounded many fans of the genre with his exceptional new mixtape, While You Were Sleeping, and the UTG crew is loving every second.
One of Connor’s standout tracks comes at the very end of the tape and features Chiodos frontman Craig Owens as well as Lia Mack.
Please be sure to listen to a special stream of “Standing In The Sun” through the jump and be sure to share your opinion of this song with us. Download the entire While You Were Sleeping mixtape from the Flint, Michigan native by heading right here.
Flint, Michigan rapper Jon Connor is hitting the streets hard today, with the release of his brand new mixtape While You Were Sleeping.
Featuring appearances from Bun B, Craig Owens (Chiodos), Kid Ink, Brandon Bars and many more, be sure to check out every single track on this eclectic project.
This mixtape is the truth so please bure to stream/download While You Were Sleeping after the jump and tell Under The Gun Review what you think of Jon Connor’s new material!
Flint, Michigan’s own Jon Connor never fails to bring us the hottest verses and has let loose a stream/download of his smooth new track called “The Blackout.” Connor knows his way around a simple beat and finds a way to communicate his deepest thoughts about the human race, determination and so much more.
His new mixtape, While You Were Sleeping, drops this Thursday (July 26) so expect Under The Gun Review to post up our thoughts when we give it a thorough listening.
Click past the jump to listen and download “The Blackout” and tell us what you think.…
Jon Connor has released his brand new music video for “No Thrillz” and it is a banger.
Connor and his crew had fun in Austin for South By Southwest and captured footage for his new video. Truly a great time all-around in the Lone Star State. This song comes off of his earlier mixtape, Season 2, and is highly recommended by the staff.
Please click past the jump to watch Jon Connor’s “No Thrillz” and let UTG know what you think of the Flint, Michigan native.
Flint, MI native Jon Connor has channeled his inner Eminem for the new concept mixtape, The People’s Rapper LP, hosted by DJ Don Cannon.
Coming off The Blue Album, which Connor destroyed some of Hova’s best tracks, he looks to set his sights on broadening lyrical content as well as his fan base.
The UTG team has enjoyed Connor’s previous releases and cannot wait to take these new joints for a spin. Listen and download The People’s Rapper LP by simply clicking through the jump and view the official track-listing.
In his effortless attempt to give the people what they need, Flint’s own Jon Connor has released the new music video for “Hova Mojo” and can be seen right here on UTG!
Connor’s mentality is give it all or nothing attitude and it truly shows in every bar and every verse. This song comes off of his latest mixtape, The Blue Album, so be sure to grab it.
Please click through the jump to watch “Hova Mojo” and download The Blue Album. Comment with your thoughts and let UTG know if you love this Michigan native!
Flint, MI native Jon Connor has unleashed the powerful music video for his new joint “Broken Mirrors” and can be viewed right here on Under The Gun. The premise of these visuals are to focus more on Jon’s inspiring lyrics than the content of what is going on around him. Check it out past the jump and enjoy!
Keep it locked here for more updates on Connor in the weeks to come.
Please check out the music video for “Broken Mirrors” and pick up Salvation, through All Varsity Music, by simply heading over to iTunes!
Flint, MI native Jon Conner will be releasing his latest project The Blue Album very soon. On the album, he takes a few cuts from Jay-Z’s Blueprint trilogy as well as some new material. You can pick up this highly anticipated release when it drops on Valentines Day, via All Varsity Music, and is hosted by DJ Green Lantern.
Get a taste of what is to come by listening to his first joint, “Best In The World,” by simply clicking past the jump. The UTG team has enjoyed Connor’s previous releases and are very excited to pick up The Blue …