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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
Phat Kat & DJ Dister The S.O.S. Project Below System 05|05|2017

Motor City emcee Phat Kat teams up with German DJ / producer Dister to release 'The S.O.S. Project'. Dister's production is a mix of soulful and dusty-break laden beats, the ideal backdrop for Phat Kat's sharp flow. The two already worked together on 'Rappin Ass Rapper's' from Dister's album 'Consistent Knockouts'. Look out for the first single 'Revolt For Change'.

POSTED 04|07|2017
Brother Ali All The Beauty In This Whole Life Rhymesayers 05|05|2017

Brother Ali returns with 'All the Beauty in This Whole Life', his upcoming 15-track endeavour on Rhymesayers Entertainment. The record is fully produced by Atmosphere's Anthony 'Ant' Davis. 'This entire album is based on the reality that beauty is the splendor of truth', Ali explains the album's title.

POSTED 03|28|2017
Ill Bill Septagram Uncle Howie Records 02|24|2017

Ill Bill will kill it with his new album 'Septagram' to be released February 24th through Uncle Howie Records. The record holds production from MoSS, DJ Skizz, ILL BILL and guest features Slaine, Goretex, Q-Unique and more. 'I'm a huge exploitation and grindhouse cinema fan. I made "Septagram" in the same spirit as those obscure and cultish movies me and my brothers used to watch when we were kids.' Ill Bill elaborates.

POSTED 02|02|2017
Murs Captain California Strange Music 03|10|2017

Murs' new album is due out March 10th through Strange Music. 'Captain California' features guest contributions by Curtiss King, Rexx Life Raj, Beleaf and Reverie. Pre-order your copy now at strangemusicinc.net.

POSTED 02|02|2017
Raekwon The Wild ICEH20 / Empire Records 03|10|2017

Raekwon drops his seventh solo album 'The Wild' on March 10 through his own ICEH 20 imprint. 'With all the shit that's goin on today, The Wild rolled off my tongue like alkaline water in the bloodstream.', Rae explained the album title's choice. This record follows his 2015’s Fly International Luxurious Art'.

POSTED 01|26|2017

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