If you were paying attention back in May, Berkeley native Stanley Ipkuss dropped .indefinite along with Ewonee the Beatnik. On the album the track “.dopesick” was a short tale about a junkie and his quest for his next fix. Here on the .dopesick [ep] Stanley expands on the story in a three part movement; part 1 – farewellz, part 2 – Spoonz, & part 3 – stoloz. The project features production by Milky Fella, Goonfish and [KSG] with DooF appearing to drop a guest verse. If you missed .indefinite then click here and pick it up
New Jersey emcee Hasan Salaam drops visuals for “Jericho” produced by and featuring Hezekiah along with Immortal Technique. “Jericho” is the lead single from Life in Black & White which drops on October 28th, 2014. Hasan and Immortal offer harsh warnings to a government that is hellbent on oppression. Salaam is a rapper who is putting his money where his mouth is as a community organizer who works with troubled youth as well as running a food and clothing drive in Jersey City.
The latest track in 20Syl’s remix extravaganza is here. This time the Hocus Pocus front-man takes Gregory Porter’s “Liquid Spirit” and jazzes it up, if that is even possible. Providing the perfect mix of funk and jazz and creating a beautifully crafted nu jazz feel for the title track from Gregory’s Grammy Award winning album. There is no real wrong doing