Sessions is a six-episode mini documentary series that puts new, unsigned artists on the map! You’ll get to see the projects that they are working on and the places, stories and experiences that inspire their work. BET.com partnered with Offset Films to make clips of this series available on BET.com, with full episodes available exclusively in the BET NOW app.
Below is a list of artists and the air dates of their episodes. Be sure to download the BET Now app to be alerted when new episodes are available.
Feli Fame — June 8
His hard-hitting lyricism culls from his birthplace, Newark, NJ and Pembroke, NC, where he spent his formative years. Propane Fame is making a lot of noise in the streets of New Jersey with hit singles, "Give & Go," "Wish List" and "Beastie Boy" from the Dirty Laundry album and short film produced under his label MNDS. In this debut episode of Sessions, we follow Feli Fame to Diamond District Studios, an interview with DJEnvy and Hiphopnation on Sirius XM, and an intimate showcase at La Petite Mort in NYC. The spotlight is placed on Fame’s upcoming album Everything Starts From Now, which features the buzz worthy "Bleachers" and undeniably catchy "Highlights."
Hi-Rez — June 10
Far from your typical southern swag rapper, the 18-year-old from Fort Lauderdale uses smooth wordplay to fire off hip-hop lyrics. He’s already racking up some major accolades in his young career. Take note: he holds the record for the most downloaded mixtapes by any unsigned artist out of South Florida. You’ll find out how this young rapper stays in the game on this upcoming episode.
Emilio Rojas — June 15
He keeps it real, as he shares his struggle to figure out his ethnic place, born to a Venezuelan father and Caucasian mother, he feels forced to choose between his white and Hispanic roots. He also expresses his frustration towards what he believes to be abusive immigration policy towards Hispanics in the United States. Politics aside, he has a love life that he’s letting us in on.
Jitta On The Track — June 17
This mulitalented Connecticut rapper is about to pop off! He can slow it down or bring you heated bars when needed. He recently partnered up with hip-hop cool kid Chris Webby, who started the Homegrown Music imprint and plans to tour with Webby this fall.
Audrey Rose — June 22
The New Jersey singer and songwriter, is best known for her remix of YG’s hit single "Who Do You Love." However, she offers more than another cover to a hip-hop hit. Her strong vocal range and ability to navigate several genres of music is far from average, it’s on fleek!
Chris Rivers — June 29
He takes after his father, the late Big Pun’s lyrical genius. However, he’s determined to carve out a name for himself in New York’s underground hip-hop scene just as his father did in the Bronx. The talented MC is letting us know what he’s about with heavy hitters like his recently released single "War Room."Tags: album, artist, car, game, music, release, show, singer, song, tour