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Edo.G FreEDOm 5th & Union 09|26|2017

Edo.G drops his 15th album 'FreEDOm' on September 26th through 5th & Union. The record features Masta Ace, Production by up and coming producers Torchbars, Kelz With Tha Heat, Sir Williams, Geronimo X, DJ Scienz and more. The record also contains a full-length documentary based on the ED O.G & Da Bulldogs hit song 'I Got To Have it'. Peep the sneak video here.

POSTED 08|16|2017
Open Mike Eagle Brick Body Kids Still Daydream Mello Music Group 09|15|2017

Open Mike Eagle prepares the release of 'Brick Body Kids Still Daydream' on September 15 through Mello Music Group. The album is 'a searingly political record for systolic political times'. Production by Exile, DJ Nobody, Andrew Broder, Kenny Segal, Illingsworth, Caleb Stone, Lo-Phi, Elos, Has-Lo and Toylight. Featuring Has-Lo. More info and tracks here.

POSTED 07|31|2017
Wordsworth & Sam Brown Our World Today Fat Beats 08|11|2017

Wordsworth new album 'Our World Today' drops August 11th. The record, entirely produced by North Carolina producer Sam Brown, 'is raw emotion with an uncut head nodding hip-hop landscape depicting the troubling and celebrated aspects of the world we live in.' Featuring yU, Pearl Gates, Apocalypse, Tonedeff, Louis., and Hip-Hop icons Masta Ace and Sadat X. More info through Bandcamp.

POSTED 07|31|2017
Sean Price Imperius Rex Duck Down 10|20|2017

Get ready for the highly anticipated posthumous release of his 4th studio album, 'Imperius Rex', to drop on October 20. The record features DOOM, Prodigy, Styles P, Smif N Wessun, Rock, Method Man, Raekwon, Inspectah Deck, Junior Reid, Buckshot, Ruste Juxx and more.. Beats by Alchemist, Harry Fraud, Nottz, a.o. Peep the video of the title track.

POSTED 07|28|2017
Apathy & O.C. Perestroika Demigodz / DITC 09|22|2017

O.C. and Apathy are preparing the release of their collabo album 'Perestroika' on September 22. The record features Slaine and Celph Titled, a.o. Most beats by Apathy.

POSTED 07|27|2017
Dillon & Diamond D Black Tie Affair Full Plate 09|08|2017

DITC producer/lyricist Diamond D hooks up with Atlanta's Dillon for the 5-track EP 'Black Tie Affair'. The record 'is not only a celebration of the finer things in life, but it's also a tribute to the b-boys and girls worldwide who appreciate that boom-bap with a bow tie.' Check the first track 'Feast'. Available digitally and on vinyl.

POSTED 07|27|2017
Sareem Poems & Terem A Pond Apart Illect Recordings 07|28|2017

Sareem Poems and producer Terem are releasing 'A Pond Apart' on July 28th through Illect Recordings. Sareem Poems states: 'I'm proud of how the record shaped up. With the many shifts in humanity and in my personal life in the last 2 years, there has been a lot to write about.' The album features Red Pill, Elias, Cataphant, and Ozay Moore.

POSTED 07|18|2017
The Perceptionists Resolution Mello Music Group 08|11|2017

After 12 years and both surviving a near-death experience, Mr. Lif and Akrobatik return as the Perceptionists. 'During that span, Lif miraculously survived his tour bus plummeting over a 38 foot cliff. Akrobatik weathered a sudden aortic rupture and emergency open-heart surgery.' The impact of those experiences results in this release. With beats by Paten Locke, Synesthetic Nation, Theory Hazit, Willie Evans Jr. and Mr Lif himself a.o., 'Resolution' promises to be the highlight of summer season.

POSTED 07|13|2017
Apollo Brown & Planet Asia Anchovies Mello Music Group 09|15|2017

There ain't nothing polarizing about anchovies, like the press release states. They are just lovely. Just like every collabo between Apollo Brown and Planet Asia so far. On their latest record they melange minimalism with classic hip-hop and dusty vinyl. 'Anchovies' features Willie The Kid and Guilty Simpson.

POSTED 07|12|2017
Blacastan and Stu Bangas The Uncanny Adventures of Watson & Holmes Brick Records 06|09|2017

Blacastan and Stu Bangas team up for their collabo album 'The Uncanny Adventures Of Watson & Holmes' via Brick Records on June 9th. Peep the first track 'War Crimes' featuring Tragedy Khadafi.

POSTED 04|26|2017
Zilla Rocca & Small Professor are Career Crooks Good Luck With That URBNET 05|19|2017

Zilla Rocca and Small Professor connect as Career Crooks on 'Good Luck With That', to be released on Urbnet. The album features PremRock, DJ Manipulator, Curly Castro, ALASKA, My Man Shafe, Defcee, s.habIB, Dewey Bryan, and MaLLy. Check out the title track here.

POSTED 04|21|2017
DJ Format & Abdominal Still Hungry AAF Records / Kartel Music 04|28|2017

DJ Format and MC Abdominal are preparing the release of 'Still Hungry'. With 14 years in the game, the British - Canadian duo are still hungry. The new record will be released April 28th 2017 on AAF Records via Kartel Music Group. 'The brand new LP boasts the best of what they each bring to the hip-hop community: funky, up-tempo and slick beats, coupled with intelligent, savvy lyrics.' Peep the video 'Dirt'.

POSTED 04|14|2017

Editor's pick

Sean PriceImperius Rex anticipated by wulf
Apathy & O.C.Perestroika anticipated by cpf
The PerceptionistsResolution anticipated by cpf
Apollo Brown & Planet AsiaAnchovies anticipated by wulf

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