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[iNterview] DaBenchWarma Talks w/ DJ Aaron Omar About Working w/ K-Pop Superstars EXO and New Music w/ Tamar Braxton

Interview by DJ Aaron Omar What’s up, how’s everything going? Great man, can’t complain at all! Everybody is a fan of music before they decide to make it a career so who did you grow… read more

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[New Audio] Nico Fazio – “Sleep” (Feat STRO & J57)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar Check this out: Nico Fazio is 17 and NICE.  He’s responsible for the beat here.  Obviously talented and I look forward to hearing more from him.  STRO and the good brother J57 join… read more

[New Audio] Innocent? – “Came Up” (feat Tek and Shabaam Sahdeeq) (Produced by Stan Da Man)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar Innocent? continues his street music campaign with his latest offering “Came Up” alongside Tek and Shabaam Sahdeeq.  iStandard regular Stan Da Man brings a dark, brooding production to match the 3 NY emcees reflective rhymes about… read more

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[New Music] C.G. Productionz – “Fly With Me” (Featured in the Baron Davis Film “The Drew: No Excuse Just Produce”)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar My man C.G. just scored a really cool placement in former NBA superstar Baron Davis’ documentary The Drew: No Excuse, Just Produce.  The film itself is about the Los Angeles summer basketball… read more

[Winner’s Circle] Jay (iStandard Portland Showcase Winner)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar How’s it going Jay ? Life’s good Aaron. First off, I want to congratulate you on winning our recent Portland producer showcase. Let the people know where you are from and… read more

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[News] iStandard Places Beat by Rajeo in Tink’s 2015 Freshman Profile

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar As we continue on!  Rajeo has his 2nd placement on a XXL Freshman Profile video, this time for one of my personal favorite new artists, Tink.  Congratulations, sir. To the producers reading this,… read more

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[New Audio] maticulous – “Black Hoodie Rap” (feat Lil Fame of M.O.P. and Rah Digga)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar Although the weather in New York is starting to resemble somewhat of a Summer season, it’s never the wrong time for “Black Hoodie Rap.”  Maticulous rounded up 2 of the most respected… read more

[Placement Opp] Young Jeezy

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar You all know Young Jeezy and you also know his sound.  Right now, Jeezy is in the studio and he’s looking for anthems tailored for the streets.  If you have something… read more

[Audio] Anik Khan – “The Knowing” (Produced by Don Knock & Renaissance)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar Queens producer Don Knock teamed up with fellow Q-Borough representative Anik Khan to create “I Be Knowing,” the lead single from Khan’s album IDKY, due to release July 21st.  Believe me, this one goes.

[Winner’s Circle] Jonah Christian (iStandard LA Showcase Winner)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar How’s it going Jonah ? All is well – its a beautiful day in Los Angeles, California…it feels like Summer. Life is good. First off, I want to congratulate you on… read more

[News] iStandard Alumni Sikwitit Featured on Dallas Observer; Talks About the Dallas Production Scene

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar Sikwitit has become one of the most visible figures in the Dallas production scene and in-turn, is using his attention to shine some light on the next crop of talent.  The Dallas… read more

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[New Audio] Mookie Jones – “With A Smile” (Produced by Blanxx of The Lost Info)

Posted by DJ Aaron Omar Mookie Jones teams up with Blanxx of The Lost Info (iStandard Showcase Winners) for an undeniably smooth and honest track.  This has a perfect Sunday afternoon feel.  Pay attention.