listed previews

Sadat X & El Da Sensei XL Vinyl Digital 09|28|2018

This album has been rumoured about for 3 years, but finally sees the light of day on September 28. X and El are bringing classic New York rap back alongside R.A. The Rugged Man, Freddie Foxxx and Sa-Roc. Check out the tracklist and the first singles.

POSTED 09|20|2018
Illingsworth You're No Fun Mello Music Group 09|28|2018

Detroit producer Illingsworth drops his new album on September 28 through Mello Music Group. The record is mostly instrumental, but also features Open Mike Eagle, Denmark Vessey and Illingsworth himself on the mic. Check out the track 'Peeves' with Open MIke Eagle.

POSTED 09|12|2018
Homeboy Sandman & Edan Humble Pi Stones Throw 10|26|2018

Homeboy Sandman and Edan have announced the release of their record 'Humble Pi'. The album drops October 26 on Stones Throw Records. Check out the track '#NeverUseTheInternetAgain' and their animated video 'Grim Seasons'. The record holds 7 tracks.

POSTED 09|12|2018
Vinnie Paz The Pain Collector Enemy Soil 09|28|2018

Vinnie Pazienza returns with his fourth, full-length solo album. On this new album, the Jedi Mind Tricks front man connects with Reef The Lost Cauze, DJ Muggs, Ill Bill, Goretex, Tha God Fahim and Crimeapple. Check out the video 'Blood On My Hands'. Album drops September 28 on Paz' own label Enemy Soil.

POSTED 09|09|2018
Seed & Nottz No Way In Hell - 09|28|2018

Brooklyn lyricist The Bad Seed aka Seed links up with Virginia producer Nottz. Seed says about the album: 'Me and Nottz are in a good place now creatively to finally give you guys the album that should've come out a long time ago.' First single is 'Sunday Morning' featuring DJ Total Eclipse.

POSTED 09|08|2018
K. Sparks Note To Self - 10|26|2018

Queens New York rapper K. Sparks releases his next record 'Note To Self' on October 26th. It promises a journey full of storytelling raps and soulful production. All beats produced by Kurser. The first single is 'Questions'.

POSTED 09|08|2018
Apollo Brown & Joell Ortiz Mona Lisa Mello Music Group 10|26|2018

Apollo Brown links up with Joell Ortiz to release a brand new album, 'Mona Lisa'. The LP is scheduled for a October 26 release. In my ears, this is what the painting Mona Lisa sounds like. The music is straightforward. That's all I ask for when I'm the listener, so that's all I give when I'm the creator. No bullshit. None., Brown comments on the record. The first single is 'Decisions'.

POSTED 09|08|2018
Method Man The Meth Lab II: The Lithium Hanz On Music Entertainment (H.O.M.E.) / ONErpm 11|13|2018

Following 'The Meth Lab' from 2015, Method Man has announced the release of the second chapter in the series. The album features Snoop Dogg, Raekwon, Masta Killa, Noreaga, and more. Production from Damon Blackman (aka Dame Grease). To be released on Hanz On Music Entertainment (H.O.M.E.) / ONErpm on November 13. The first single is 'Grand Prix'. Peep the trailer.

POSTED 09|05|2018
Lyrics Born Quite A Life Mobile Home Recordings 09|14|2018

Lyrics Born prepares the release of his 10th album 'Quite A Life' via his own label Mobile Home Recordings. The album features Aloe Blacc, Del Tha Funkee Homosapien, The Gift of Gab, Galactic and Chali 2na (of Jurassic 5). Dropping September 14th, which marks also the start of a World Tour. Peep the video 'When I Get My Check' Also peep the interview we had with him and Lateef a few years ago.

POSTED 09|05|2018
Rasheed Chappell First Brick Kay-Dee Records 09|14|2018

Rasheed Chappell returns with a new album called 'FIrst Brick', entirely produced by his long-time collaborator, the legendary Kenny Dope. It's been almost 7 years since Kenny Dope and Rasheed Chappell released their critically acclaimed debut album 'Future Before Nostalgia'. Pre-order the album.

POSTED 09|05|2018
Atmosphere Livin La Vida Local RhymeSayers 10|05|2018

Two years after 'Fishing Blues', Atmosphere returns with their seventh album 'Mi Vida Local'. 'The idyllic domesticity of the past few records has morphed into anxiety over keeping loved ones safe during turbulent times.', the press release states. Featuring Cashinova, The Lioness & deM atlaS, Musab and The Dynospectrum.

POSTED 08|24|2018
Magestik Legend All This Time The Black Opera, LLC 05|11|2018

Detroit emcee Magestik Legend, of 9-2-5 Colony, Subterraneous and The Black Opera fame, releases his new solo album on May 11th. The record holds features by Jamall Bufford, Opio, T. Calmese and Kashia Blue. Check out the introductory music video/mini docu.

POSTED 04|20|2018

Editor's pick

Vinnie PazThe Pain Collector anticipated by wulf
Apollo Brown & Joell OrtizMona Lisa anticipated by wulf
K. SparksNote To Self anticipated by cpf
AtmosphereLivin La Vida Local anticipated by cpf

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