Category Archives: West Coast Hip-Hop

New Joint – Blimes and Gab / Bahamadia

Blimes and Gab ft. Bahamadia – “My Way” (@BlimesandGab / 2020)

Talented West Coast-based duo Blimes Brixton and Gifted Gab link with Philly legend Bahamadia on this smooth, hypnotic cut from their new album “Talk About It”.

New Joint – Amerigo Gazaway

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Amerigo Gazaway – “Indivisible” (SoulMatesProject.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

The Cali artist calls for social change and justice on this thought-provoking, self-produced cut.

New Joint – Agallah Don Bishop / Tajai

Agallah Don Bishop ft. Tajai – “600 Horses” (Agallah.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Taken from the album “Aggravated”.

New Joint – Planet Asia & 38 Spesh

Planet Asia & 38 Spesh – “Mystery School” (Planet-Asia-Medallions.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Another soulful slice of refined rawness from the West Coast / East Coast duo’s collabo album “Trust The Chain”.


New Joint – MC Eiht

MC Eiht – “Bang On Em” (BlueStampOfficial.Com / 2020)

Taken from the West Coast legend’s 2019 album “Official”.

New Joint – BodyBagBen

BodyBagBen – “Good Shooter” (@BodyBagBen1 / 2020)

Ominous, Working Man Beats-produced head-nodder from the Cali-based emcee.

New Joint – Planet Asia x DirtyDiggs x KillerTape Network

Planet Asia x DirtyDiggs x KillerTape Network – “Asteroid” (DirtyDiggs.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

PA once again comes correct with the precise pen game on this DirtyDiggs-produced track off the recent EP “Arctic Plus Degrees (The Sun Don’t Chill Allah)”.

New Joint – Mark 4ord & The Krooked One / Chong Wizard

Mark 4ord & The Krooked One ft. Chong Wizard – “Tru Dat” (@4ord20 / 2020)

Produced by The Historian.

New Joint – Jamo Gang / DJ Premier / Slug

Jamo Gang ft. DJ Premier & Slug – “The 1st Time” (@FatBeats / 2020)

Preemo-produced cut from Ras Kass, El Gant and J57’s recently-released album “Walking With Lions”.

New Joint – Mark 4ord

Mark 4ord ft. DJ Manipulator – “Life Goes On” (@4ord20 / 2020)

Coronavirus-inspired rhymes from the West Coast emcee.

New Joint – Casual / Izrell

Casual ft. Izrell – “Tell Me What’s Shakin” (@SmashRockwell / 2020)

The legendary West Coast wordsmith swaggers with supreme lyrical confidence all over this track lifted from his new “Big Head Science” album.

New Joint – DJ Muggs / Evidence / Eto

DJ Muggs ft. Evidence & Eto – “What A Night” (@DJ_Muggs / 2020)

Quality new collabo from the Soul Assassins camp.

New Joint – Boldy James & The Alchemist

Boldy James & The Alchemist – “Slow Roll” (@BoldyJames / @Alchemist / 2020)

Taken from the album “The Price Of Tea In China”.

New Joint – Tha Chill

Tha Chill – “Lost” (@ThaChillCMW / 2020)

The veteran West Coast emcee explains why he’s been “bumpin’ lotta old-school lately” on this track taken from his forthcoming “FOHEAD” project.

New Joint – Yard Massive

Yard Massive – “Yard To The Last Song” (Palmtree Lifestyles Entertainment / 2020)

Previously known as Skhool Yard, the long-standing West Coast collective (consisting of Planet Asia, Shake Da Mayor, Kubiq, Demont Demont, and Turbin) drop the title track off their new album.

New Joint – Sir Veterano / MC Eiht / Planet Asia / Mitchy Slick

Sir Veterano ft. MC Eiht, Planet Asia & Mitchy Slick – “Reputable” (SirVeterano.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Cali’s Sir Veterano supplies this ill West Coast line-up with some smooth, hypnotic production, resulting in a memorable posse cut from his forthcoming album “The Gathering”.


New Joint – Tha Soloist & Tone Spliff

Tha Soloist & Tone Spliff – “Rhyme Book” (ToneSpliff.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Taken from the New Jersey / Cali duo’s recent collabo album “Mettamology”.

New Joint – MC Eiht

MC Eiht – “Once Upon A Time” (@Eiht0Eiht / 2020)

Taken from the West Coast legend’s recently-released album “Official”.

New Joint – Locksmith

Locksmith – “Quarantine” (@DaLocksmith / 2020)

The Cali emcee takes inspiration from the current global virus-related lockdown for this fast-paced display of lyrical skill.

New Joint- BodyBagBen / Mark 4ord

BodyBagBen ft. Mark 4ord – “The Weaponry” (@BodyBagBen1 / 2020)

Rugged, drum-heavy Dark Summers-produced head-nodder from the Cali emcee.