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Da Internz: “Write Ya Life Bash” Recap, Photos & Interview

November, 01, 2011 by: Tags: , , 0 Comments

The 2nd Annual “Write Ya Life Bash” was exactly that.  A BASH!
The Eclipse Lounge opened it’s doors to some of Chicago’s most talented and best dressed as the city celebrated a HUGE year from a production team well connected to their roots.
With credit to countless records, including Big Sean’s “Dance (A$$)”, the party was the [...]

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J’Laree Artistry

June, 28, 2011 by: Tags: , , , , , 0 Comments

J’Laree Artistry is owned and run by Joni Laree, a make-up artist, lash and hair stylist. She has much credible experience in her field, such as the following:
- Model Behavior Rock the Runway Fashion Show, 9/09
- Ome’ga McBride, “Get on Board” music video, 5/10
- Makeup Artist for “The Style Cooperative” by Rachel Brooks, 6/10
- Freelance [...]

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Chicago Hip Hop Connects Welcomes Our Newest Team Member: Maria Thiakos

May, 20, 2011 by: Tags: , , , 0 Comments

Maria Thiakos
Marketing Coordinator
Chicago Hip Hop Connects
Chicago Hip Hop Connects would like to welcome Maria Thiakos to our team. Maria will be our Marketing Coordinator, in which she will handle all communications and promotions including events, sponsorships, social media, blogging, and interviews. We are very excited to have her be a part of our team, so [...]

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Nikki Lynette ‘Roses N’ Guns 2′ [MIXTAPE]

May, 20, 2011 by: Tags: , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Nikki Lynette Roses N’ Guns 2 [MIXTAPE]

Nikki Lynette drops her mixtape “Roses N’ Guns 2: The Badder Assed Mixtape That Rocks,” one day after her birthday! This mixtape showcases her amazing talent as an artist. I have to speak about Crossroads ft. Krayzie Bone, growing up in Ohio, Bone was all I used to [...]

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Connect of the Month

March, 28, 2011 by: Tags: , , 0 Comments

CHHC Connect of the Month

We make connects happen!

Nikki Lynette – Artist

Joni Laree – Hair, Make-up & Lash Artist
“At the last CHHC’s networking event, I sponsored a free Full Set of Xtreme Lash Extensions which Nikki Lynette, Chicago rapper, singer, producer, songwriter, won.  After she booked her appointment, she also booked me to do her makeup [...]

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Chicago Hip Hop Connects Mixtape: Connect 1

March, 18, 2011 by: Tags: , , , 0 Comments

Chicago Hip Hop Connects is creating a mix tape comprised of cutting edge urban artists, and is guaranteeing a spot on the album for 10 Sonicbids artists. We are accepting song submissions from all soul, hip hop, R&B, pop and blues artists. 200 copies of the mix tape will be made and distributed at [...]

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Top 10 Women Leaders in the Chicago Music Industry

January, 25, 2011 by: Tags: , , , 0 Comments

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, speaks on the fact that there are a small percentage of women leaders in this world today. You can read the full article here: http://www.ted.com/talks/sheryl_sandberg_why_we_have_too_few_women_leaders.html
My good friend forwarded this video to me, and as I sit to open my National Association of Professional Women‘s 2011/2012 membership approval letter, I felt that [...]

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January, 24, 2011 by: Tags: , 0 Comments

Advertise with Chicago Hip Hop Connects
Interested in displaying your business on our website? Please contact us and we can set-it up for you. Our advertising program allows you to display your banner ad within every page of our website. We will provide you with the click-throughs and impressions your ad receives monthly.
In addition to that, [...]

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January, 19, 2011 by: Tags: , 0 Comments

Chicago Hip Hop Connects is a company developed for the Hip Hop community of Chicago.

Our mission is to be the #1 resource for connecting the Hip Hop community of Chicago by providing opportunities to get industry professionals connected.
Our vision is that by connecting the hip hop community, we will create more opportunities to work, [...]

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Submit Venue

January, 18, 2011 by: Tags: , 0 Comments

If you are interested in holding our next Chicago Hip Hop Connects event, please fill out our form below to be considered.

Free Venue.
Mic/PA System for announcements and performances.
Discounted Drinks.
1 table for attendee check-in.
Venue security.





Venue Name*



Venue Type*

Music Venue


Venue Website

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