Monthly Archives: September 2020

New Joint – Big Kahuna OG & Foisey

Big Kahuna OG & Foisey – “Protocol Flee” (@BigKahunaOG / @Foisey_ / 2020)

Virginia’s Big Kahuna OG showcases his slick, self-assured flows over hypnotic Foisey production on this latest quality cut from the Mutant Academy camp.

New Joint – Pearl Gates & Syll

Pearl Gates & Syll – “Crazy Half” (@BelowSystem / 2020)

Produced by Sirplus and taken from the album “Play This 2”.

New Joint – Problem

Problem – “Keep Ya Head” (@Problem354 / 2020)

The Compton emcee ponders world problems and social issues on this smoothed-0ut track from his new “Coffee & Kush Vol 2” project.

New Joint – Strizzy Strauss / SunSun

Strizzy Strauss ft. SunSun – “Driven” (IAmStrizzyStrauss.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Cinematic visuals accompany this heartfelt Sik Sense-produced track from Leicester lyricist Strizzy Strauss’s recent album “Trust The Process”.

New Joint – Joe Blow

Joe Blow – “Never Left” (JoeBlow1977.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Founding member of Wales’ Squid Ninjaz crew, Joe Blow returns with bold, punchline-laced verses delivered over producer Acko’s rolling, soul-fuelled beats.

New Joint – Nooks / Genesis Elijah / DN1 etc.

Nooks ft. Genesis Elijah, Danger, DN1, Dan Gemini & Cobz – “Life” (@Nooks_GSM / 2020)

101 Beats-produced posse cut featuring an impressive line-up of UK emcees dealing with the pressures of the everyday struggle.

New Joint – Gorilla Twins (Nems & Ill Bill)

Gorilla Twins (Nems & Ill Bill) – “Highs & Lows” (@Nems_FYL / @IllB1ll / 2020)

The two Brooklyn emcees get raw, honest and personal on this dope Stu Bangas-produced cut off their recent “Gorilla Twins” collabo album.

New Joint – Icon Curties & Vic Spencer

Icon Curties & Vic Spencer – “Grim Reaper In Sneakers” (IconCurties.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Chicago’s Vic Spencer delivers his trademark brand of laidback lyrical dominance over the understated sonic drama of producer Icon Curties off the pair’s new EP “Bare Maximum”.

New Joint – Rockness Monsta

Rockness Monsta – “Hood Credit” (@_Rockness_ / 2020)

Rowdy rhymes and pounding Arcitype-produced beats from the Brooklyn emcee’s forthcoming album.

New Joint – Kool Taj The Gr8

Kool Taj The Gr8 – “The Legacy” (KoolTajTheGr8.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

The Buffalo, NY lyricist delivers autobiographical rhymes and 80s memories on this rugged track from his Stan Da Man-produced album “When Iron Sharpens Iron”.

New Joint – Cyrus Malachi

Cyrus Malachi – “The Light We Cannot See” (RevorgRecords.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Triple Darkness-affiliated emcee Cyrus Malachi makes a welcome return with this subtly captivating Evil Ed-produced track from his new album “The Blind Watchmaker”, which features Ric Branson, Ray Vendetta, Tesla’s Ghost and more.

Summer Daze Vol. 4 EP Stream – Spittzwell x Keese

Latest instalment of Atlanta-based producer Spittzwell’s “Summer Daze” EP series, with the lyrical talents of Charlottesville, Virginia’s Keese being showcased this time around.

New Joint – Passport Rav & Dre Skuffs

Passport Rav & Dre Skuffs – “Free Counseling” (CocaReef1.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Taken from the NY / NJ duo’s new collabo project “The Foreigners 2”.

New Joint – Arrested Development

Arrested Development – “Becoming” (@ADtheBand / 2020)

Soulfully inspiring music with a message produced by Configa and taken from the new Arrested Development album “Don’t Fight Your Demons”.

New Joint – Ras Kass / Cortez / Casual

Ras Kass ft. Cortez & Casual – “Parkour” (@RasKass / 2020)

P.A. Dre-produced track off the West Coast legend’s forthcoming album “I’m Not Clearing Shxt”.

New Joint – Pitch 92 / Kiko Bun / Lord Apex / Jehst

Pitch 92 ft. Kiko Bun, Lord Apex & Jehst – “Good With Me” (@HighFocusUK / 2020)

Mellow, hypnotic Pitch 92-produced collabo dropping on limited edition seven-inch vinyl via High Focus Records.

New Joint – Saigon / Kool G Rap

Saigon ft. Kool G Rap – “MF Effect” (@TheRealSaigon / 2020)

Possibly the best emcee / puppet combo since Masta Ace’s classic “Me & The Biz” video, Saigon and living legend Kool G Rap recapture the lyrical chemistry of their 2005 collabo “Letter P” with this STREETRUNNER & Tarik Azzouz-produced cut off the NY artist’s “777 The Resurrection” album.

New Joint – Young Black And Gifted

Young Black And Gifted – “Warfare” (YoungBlackAndGifted.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Taken from Rochester, NY duo Azariah and Kidd Called Quest’s recent album “The Second Coming”.

Beats For The Fall Vol. 4 Album Stream – Cool D & The Deity Complex

Eclectic instrumental flavour from the veteran Chicago producers.

New Joint – Tajai & The Architect / Kool G Rap

Tajai & The Architect ft. Kool G Rap – “Scattershot – Ghost Recon Edition” (Tajai.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Souls Of Mischief’s Tajai and Juice Crew legend Kool G Rap team-up to give a masterclass in how to flow on this latest track off the forthcoming Architect-produced album “BLKTEK”.