Yamin Semali YAMIN 2.12.2013 (Bandcamp)
Yamin Semali AKA DJ AmDex of Atlanta based crew Clan Destined just released his ridiculous new solo effort YAMIN on an unsuspecting Hip-Hop world. YAMIN features John Robinson, Boog Brown, BLC TXT, Gotta Be Karim, Truth Be Told and more. Production duties were handled by Yamin himself and Illastrate. You can cop the 15 song opus directly from his Bandcamp page.
KRNDN (Krondon) Everything’s Nothing 2.12.2013 (Internet)
Krondon of Strong Arm Steady has re-emerged as soloist KRNDN with his debut project Everything’s Nothing. The long awaited solo set from the Cali rhyme veteran consists of 15 tracks produced by himself, DJ Khalil, DJ Dahi, Ro Blvd, Rich Kidd, Frank Dukes, D.R.U.G.S., G Rocka & Medi, 321 and more. You can download it directly from Strong Arm Steady’s site.
Curly Castro FIDEL 2.19.2013 (Man Bites Dog)
Curly Castro of Philadelphia based supergroup The Wrecking Crew’s debut release on Man Bites Dog is the epic sounding FIDEL. This 13 track collection of much needed rebel music boasts features from fellow Wrecking Crew members Has-Lo & Zilla Rocca in addition to Boogieman Dela, Yung Yorrisey (BLKHRTS) & Ari Lourdes. Production on FIDEL was handled by Georgia Anne Muldrow, Blueprint, Has-Lo, Zilla Rocca, Nex Millen, Small Pro, DJ Xclusive and Blurry Drones. You can stream & download it right now from DJBooth.net.
Dumbfoundead x Duke Westlake Old Boy Jon 2.19. 2013 (Bandcamp)
Dumbfoundead teamed up with beat culture luminary/producer Duke Westlake to craft an excellent album called Old Boy Jon. The free album is a 16 track collection featuring Pigeon Jack, Sahtyre, Wax, Matik, Ehwhenkeem & Raquel Rodriguez. If you have any reservations about listening to an album by a Korean MC then you need to get out the hell out of Hip-Hop because it’s universal (Word to the Universal Zulu Nation). Don’t be scurred…
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