Hear that? That's the sound of hip-hop's loudest MC crafting a sequel to his most aggressive project to date. Yes, though it's been reported that Waka Flocka Flame has been hard at work on Flockaveli 2 for quite some time, today brings new hope for that project in the form of artwork.
Neako is usually quite consistent with his free EP/mixtape game, although it's been a minute since we received something from him. Today that changes, with the rapper teaming up with an unexpected producer, Lex Luger, for a three-track EP offering, The xanBAND EP.
Rich The Kid is just a few weeks remove from dropping his guest-packed Feels Good To Be Rich tape, but it appears he's got some more tricks up his sleeve for the rest of the year, as he's just shared a new track featuring Casey Veggies.
In case you missed it, Lex Luger began his career as a solo artist earlier this summer, sharing three tracks that saw him rapping as well as producing. Now he's back with another such release, but this time, he sings on it. Listen to "#100" below.
Two weeks ago, revolutionary trap producer Lex Luger turned heads and raised eyebrows when he unveiled the Gangsta Boo-featuring "Legal," a song that found him rapping as well as producing. Now he's gone even further on "What U Got 2 Say," his third track as an MC, enlisting another producer to do the song's beat.
Although some producers will never cross over into rapping (DJ Mustard said in a recent interview with The Breakfast Club you'll never hear him rap, he's sticking to ad-libs), there's also a fair share of beatsmiths that dabble in rapping, and vice versa.
Over the past five or so years, Lex Luger has become one of the most recognizable producers in the game on the strength of his signature trap sound. Now, he steps into the booth to rap for the first time on "Legal," which also features Three 6 Mafia affiliate Gangsta Boo.
The production team of A-Trak and Lex Luger, who go by Low Pros, have already delivered us two highly successful collaborations with rappers, the first being "100 Bottles" with Travi$ Scott as well as "Jack Tripper" with Young Thug and Peewee Longway.
When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
Today we've got the second official release from the duo Low Pros aka the producer A-Trak and Lex Luger. We first heard from the two with the single "Jack Tripper" featuring PeeWee LongWay and Young Thug.
Last week we heard the first release from A-Trak and Cam'ron upcoming joint EP, Federal Reserve, with "Humphrey",which had an old school NYC feel. Today A-Trak switches it up pace alongside a fellow producer Lex Luger, with a new joint "Jack Tripper", premiered by MissInfo.