“Chicago has birthed another talented aspiring rapper, Alex Wiley.” – Billboard.com. On Monday, Billboard.com’s Erika Ramirez debuted Alex Wiley’s newest video for “Splash Game (Self Doubt)” via her column, The Juice. The video was shot in Toronto while Wiley was on tour with Nitty Scott, and features Wiley alongside an animated Wiley driving go-karts, counting Canadian… Read More
Noisey just premiered Alex Wiley’s new video for “Ideas (Adderall)” the frantic banger off Village Party produced by Odd Couple. The video was directed by Visual Mecca. Watch it below. Village Party is available now. Grab that here.
Although the year is more than halfway done, don’t think for a second that Closed Sessions is slowing down. In fact, we have numerous releases on the horizon, one of which is a uniquely organized project from A-Villa, a classic-style producer hailing from the Southside who has compiled a cohesive collection of some of the… Read More
Recently we opened our doors to submissions for the Closed Sessions Vol. 2 classic “Something New”, with Freddie Gibbs & YP, in the form of a remix contest through our Soundcloud page. We received over 20 submissions from people throughout the country, but we narrowed it down to our top 5 and figured it would… Read More
Words & photo by Andrew Zeiter My job as a visual artist, I believe is to define what I see as “the truth” and find the best way to convey that “truth” to my audience. I find it hard to explain to accomplish this with words. I worry that giving a piece a “name” would sell short… Read More
We are releasing a new remix project this fall that will include new versions of some our favorite Closed Sessions releases by some of our favorite producers. We’re looking for one more producer to add to the album with a remix of “Something New” featuring Freddie Gibbs & YP from Closed Sessions Vol. 2. To… Read More
Closed Sessions Internships Available Closed Sessions is Chicago’s premier independent Hip Hop label, specializing in music creation, marketing, and distribution. Since 2009, Closed Sessions has received recognition and accolades for their extensive catalog that includes music from artists such as Curren$y, Action Bronson, Alex Wiley, Tree, Raekwon, ShowYouSuck,Vic Mensa, The Hood Internet, Freddie Gibbs, and… Read More