Sincerely Yours

Ask anyone from California’s Bay Area who they’re rooting for, and they’ll undoubtedly reply IamSu!. A week in advance of releasing his debut album, Sincerely Yours, due in stores on May 13, and some days prior to the inevitable leak, the HBK Gang rapper decided to stream the project.

If that uptempo Bay Area energy is what you seek, we suggest that you stream IamSu!’s new single “What You About,” featuring Wiz Khalifa and Berner.  The cut appears on the HBK Gang rapper’s upcoming debut album, Sincerely Yours, due out May 13.

Iamsu! is re-exposing Hip-Hop fans to the Bay Area lifestyle one release at a time. Today, the rapper returns with an official visual for his Sincerely Yours single “Only That Real,” featuring 2 Chainz and Sage The Gemini.

The line between independent up and comers and established artists is very blurred in that it’s far from unusual to see both sides collaborate. That’s why it’s possible for a rapper like Iamsu! to connect with 50 Cent on “Show You.”

To say that there’s a natural bias towards Los Angeles when discussing California’s contributions to Hip-Hop is unfair to a city that’s churned out a fair share of classic albums, but their Bay Area counterparts unquestionably receive an unfair shake in the conversation. For example, Compton native YG’s critically acclaimed debut, My Krazy Life (and DJ Mustard’s sound overall), […]

The West Coast flourished last year, and it looks like that’ll continue in 2014. A front runner in this collective up rising rappers, Iamsu!, brings that club friendly sound on his new track “Only That Real,” featuring 2 Chainz and Sage The Gemini.