Category Archives: West Coast Hip-Hop

Our 2 Cents Album Stream – Equipto & The Architect

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West Coast wordsmith Equipto, a founding member of San Francisco’s Bored Stiff crew, has teamed-up with veteran Bay Area producer The Architect (of Homeliss Derelix fame) to release this impressive album, a project rooted in the past whilst stepping forward to the future.

New Joint – Ras Kass

Ras Kass – “F.L.Y.” (@MelloMusicGroup / 2019)

The West Coast wordsmith proves yet again why he’s considered by many to be one of the nicest on mic devices as he prepares for the release of “Soul On Ice 2”.

New Joint – Clark Connoisseurs / Planet Asia

Clark Connoisseurs ft. Planet Asia – “Rock Candy” (BugzyNino17.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Los Angeles-meets-New Jersey on this dope Clypto-produced cut off Supreme Cerebral and Eloh Kush’s forthcoming album via Gold Chain Music.


New Joint – Blu & Exile

Blu & Exile – “True & Livin'” (TheDirtyScience.Com / 2019)

Thoughtful wordplay and melodic beats on the title track from the West Coast duo’s recently-released EP.

New Joint – Planet Asia

Planet Asia – “Off The Turf” (@PlanetAsia / 2019)

Taken from the West Coast emcee’s DirtyDiggs-produced project “Initials On My Jewelry”.

New Joint – Styliztik Jones & DirtyDiggs

Styliztik Jones & DirtyDiggs – “Hungry” (@StyliztikJones / @DirtDiggs / 2019)

Taken from the West Coast emcee’s DirtyDiggs-produced release “Thank You For F**king With Us”.

New Joint – Supreme Cerebral

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Supreme Cerebral – “Grimy Type” (@BugzyNino / 2019)

Italy’s Luca Moustaches laces West Coast wordsmith Supreme Cerebral with a string-laden soundscape for this densely-packed display of razor-sharp lyricism.