The second entry in TiRon & Ayomari's "The Wonderful Prelude" EP series. Vibe with it, and show financial support at http://thecafeterialine.bandcamp.com/album/the-wonderful-prelude-pt-2 if you like what you hear.
A self-titled, 16-track mixtape from Blue Collar Gang representatives the Winners Circle (Starks & Marcus Eugene). The project includes big features from Nipsey Hussle, Rockie Fresh, Kendrick Lamar, Boldy James and BJ the Chicago Kid, and was hosted by DJ Hi-Tek. Thoughts?
Veteran Brooklyn emcee AZ joined forces with producer Baby Paul for this new tape, which is a compilation of choice guest features throughout his career, freestyles and rare tracks. It follows and includes his new single “We Movin." Features include Nas, Raekwon, Altr, Body Rock, Twista, Dwele, Pete Rock, CL Smooth, Dj DooWop, Ray J, Jimi Che, Alche, and Jimi Ke. AZ's "Doe Or Die II" album is on the way, so stay tuned for that. He truly is the one of the last of a dying breed.
The latest, fated project from NYC emcee Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire. The 16-track tape includes features from Danny Brown, Flatbush Zombies, Nacho Picasso, Cokey Briccz, Goldie Glo, Heron, Gorgeous Black, Adrian Marcel and Joe Black, with production from KLVN Key Nyata, CONSTROBUZ, Star King, J5atron, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Street Scott, Dan Freeman, the MFK, DJ SicksentZ and Curtis Mayfield. Can you dig it?
Chicagoan Hip Hop artist, scholar and Brainiac Project founder Naledge joins forces with French producer Ikaz on this succinct 6-track EP. Features include Add-2 and The Kid Daytona. Stay tuned for the Brain Power project, which is slated to drop next month.
The latest project from rising Oakland emcee and Green Ova soldier Shady Blaze. Features include Main Attraktionz and Tynethys, with production from Friendzone, Al Jieh, DJ Burn One, BLVCKHXVRT and more. Support the man at shadyblaze.bandcamp.com.
A new five-track EP from the allegedly-retired Queens emcee Big Baby Gandhi, produced entirely by Yuri Beats. For those unfamiliar, Gandhi's signed to Heems (of Das Racist)'s independent Greedhead Entertainment imprint and is pursuing a degree in pharmacy. One.
A bass-heavy project from rising LA emcee Nocando. For those unfamiliar, he founded the Hellfyre Club, was the 2007 Scribble Jam champion and is a Low End Theory host. Standout tracks include “Smile,” “You Know” and "Secrets." This is Nocando's debut on the site, and we recommend you get familiar.