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04 October 2015: FE Tha Don - Bread & Butta (free)

O-Town rapper FE Tha Don is back at it with a new free-for-download project called "Bread & Butta". It is made of 14 tracks and you can check all of them out in digitals on DatPiff. Follow FE on Twitter and visit him on Facebook.

04 October 2015: Young Twon & Poppa Willo - Madman With 2 Chopps Part 2

Kansas City rappers Poppa Willo and Young Twon are out with their joint project called "Madman With 2 Chopps Part 2" which features some well known figures from Northern California: C-Bo, Killa Tay, The Jacka, Joe Blow, Mozzy and HD. It's a double album available online on Amazon and CD Baby. Visit Poppa Willo and Young Twon on Facebook and follow them on Twitter: @poppawillo, @youngtwonopf. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

04 October 2015: Netta Brielle - 580

Oakland fem-representative by the name of Netta Brielle is out with her solo endeavor titled "580". It is made of 9 cuts (6 songs and 3 skits) and features anthems like "3xKrazy" with IAmSu! and "More To A Kiss". You can cop a digital version on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and other e-spots. Follow Netta Brielle on Twitter and check her out on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

04 October 2015: Richie Cunning - 1906

Richie Cunning hails from San Francisco and has recently delivered his new solo project. It's called "1906" and you can purchase it both in digital and pressed (digipak) version via BandCamp. Visit Richie Cunning on Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud and Tracklist: (show tracklist)

03 October 2015: Brother IG - Deliverance

San Jose Christian rapper Brother Ig is back with a new solo project called "Deliverance". It is now available online in digitals on iTunes, CD Baby and Amazon; hard copies should arrive next week to The album includes 15 songs featuring Cali Grown, Saylah, Jas, Transparent, Arize, Jesus Servante and more. Be sure to visit Brother Ig on Facebook, Twitter and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

03 October 2015: Rappin' 4-Tay - comic book / soundtrack

San Francisco rap legend Rappin' 4-Tay is working on a brand new, not-your-ordinary project. It will be the first ever West Coast Hip Hop comic book with a soundtrack on vinyl. The comic book will be based on 4-Tay's life: meeting 2Pac, Suga Free, Snoop Dogg and others, recording hits like "Only God Can Judge Me" or "The Playaz Club". The soundtrack will feature a whole line-up of West Coast rappers and will be released only on vinyl and digitals at spots like iTunes or CD Baby. Rappin' 4-Tay and his manager Herman Waston are collecting donations to make this album happen. You can support it via Stay tuned to for more details. Visit Rappin' 4-Tay on Facebook, Twitter and

03 October 2015: The Jacka - Jack Of All Trades (Blue & Gold Vinyl)

Back in 2006 Mob Figaz' member The Jacka (RIP) released a solo album called "Jack Of All Trades". Ten years later (time flies by, huh?) this project will be re-released as a special collectors' item - a double set of vinyls. Blue and gold vinyls will include all original tracks featuring Mac Dre (RIP), Yukmouth, Pretty Black (RIP), Fed-X, Husalah, Lee Majors, T-Luni, Polo and Curcinado. The release date is set for January 15th 2016. There will be only a 1000 copies pressed. Check out a digital version available now on iTunes. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

03 October 2015: Work Dirty - I Aint Playing

Vallejo representative Work Dirty (of The D.B.'z) is coming out with a new mixtape titled "I Aint Playing" and is scheduled to drop on November 13th. The project will include guest appearances by J Stalin, E-40, Octavious, B-Legit, Willie Joe, G-Will, Capo Click and more. Check out Work Dirty on Facebook.

03 October 2015: Christiamentalz - Cali Chris (free)

Christiamentalz (aka Chris Young) is a producer hailing from San Jose. He has recently released his new rap project called "Cali Chris" which includes 13 tracks with guest appearances by Salty, G-Maly, Ant Bankx, J Mal, Outrageous Karina and more. You can either get its digital version for free on LiveMixtapes or purchase it on iTunes. Follow Chris on Twitter and check him out on Facebook and SoundCloud. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

02 October 2015: Berner featuring Liqz - Harvest Season

Back in February we wrote about the "Harvest Season" project from Berner that was supposed to feature The Jacka as the second fiddle. The album is finally out, however the concept and the tracklist are slightly different, due to Jack's death. Now the cover says "Berner featuring Liqz" so you'll hear these two on the front-line. Except for them you'll hear The Jacka, Mozzy, Lil Rue, J-Diggz, K-Loc, Street Knowledge, A One and more. Cop the album now on iTunes. Follow Berner and Liqz on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

02 October 2015: Liqz upcoming projects

Santa Rosa representative Liqz is aiming to deliver a lot of new material to the rap table. Except for the contribution to Berner's latest project called "Harvest Season" he'll deliver a duet project with K-Loc (of Gorilla Pits) titled "Pack Talk" and solo albums called "Currency Exchange", "Interstate Money" and "Import Export". Stay tuned to for more details on Liqz' upcoming releases; in the meantime visit him on Facebook and follow on Twitter.

01 October 2015: Lil AJ, Mozzy, Philthy Rich, Lil Blood & Joe Blow - One Mob

"One Mob" is the title of an upcoming group/compilation project handled by Lil AJ, Mozzy, Philthy Rich, Lil Blood & Joe Blow. The album is scheduled to drop late November and will be made of 15 tracks featuring Yukmouth, Fed-X, Husalah, Cellski, Boo Banga, E Mozzy, Celly Ru and others. Listen to the title track on SoundCloud. Check out the tracklist below and follow the artists on Twitter: @MozzyThaMotive, @philthyrichFOD, @lilblood_dakid, @j0eblow. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

01 October 2015: Young Gully - Bermuda Part 1: God

East Oakland representative Young Gully is back with a new project called "Bermuda Part 1: God". It's a first episode out of 3. The album includes 11 tracks with guest appearances by Ellah, Lil Chris, Lia Sabella and Tay Off The Top. You can purchase its digital version on iTunes or via BandCamp. Check out Young Gully on Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

01 October 2015: Darkskin - Ghetto Gospel II: Ghetto Gold (free)

Hunter's Point rapper Darkskin is out with a new release titled "Ghetto Gospel II: Ghetto Gold". You can get it for free download on The album features 16 tracks produced by D-Stone, Just Quality, Siale Gang, Chris On The Beat, Kozy Beats and more. Except for Darkskin you'll hear Lil Blood, Boo Banga, Niddie Banga, G-Val, Joe Ski, Cl Cliff and others. Follow Darkskin on Twitter and check him out on SoundCloud. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

01 October 2015: Russ Coson - Addicted (free)

San Jose representative Russ Coson is out with his RnB project titled "Addicted". The album is available for free on SoundCloud and includes 18 cuts with guest appearances by Loverance, City Shawn, Marty JayR, Breeze and others. Follow Russ Coson on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

01 October 2015: Neno - Don't Press Play: The Mixtape (free)

Neno represents Sacramento and has recently dropped a free-for-download mixtape called "Don't Press Play". It's made of 12 tracks featuring Skipper, June, Deano, Show Banga, Blapstar and more. Beats were provided by June, Neno, Dave-O, Teo, JMaaarrr and Derrick Ingram. Get the whole thing on AudioMack and follow Neno on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

28 September 2015: P-Money - Thoughts Of A Boss (free)

Richmond representative P-Money is back with a mixtape project called "Thoughts Of A Boss". It's a free-for-download release available now on DatPiff. What you'll get is a set of 17 songs with guest appearances by Pooh Hefner, Louieville Slugga, Lil Ri & JL's. Be also sure to check out P-Money's previous release titled "Bad News From Tha Block" that dropped earlier this year (iTunes, Amazon). Tracklist: (show tracklist)

28 September 2015: Black Falcun - The Bird Of Prey

Black Falcun hails from North Highlands and has recently brought his new solo project called "The Bird Of Prey". It features 7 tracks with guest appearances by Spittlez, Dark Starr and Propane Da Ghost. You can cop its digital version on CD Baby. Check out Black Falcun on ReverbNation and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

28 September 2015: Evante - Welcome Home EP: The Deluxe Version (free)

If you're into more laidback, yet modern vibes you might be interested in a free-for-download release from San Jose artist called Evante. "Welcome Home EP: The Deluxe Version" includes 8 tracks with beats from De'La, Dale The Gentleman and Rob D. You'll hear guest appearances by Kool John, Young Gully, ST Spittin, Dave Steezy, Skrill, T-Time and Rob D. Check out the whole thing on SoundCloud and follow Evante on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

28 September 2015: Lee Majors & Mob Jr - Money Hoarders

There's a new collabo album from Mob Jr and Lee Majors titled "Money Hoarders". You can grab its digital version on iTunes. The album features 7 tracks with a single guest appearance by The Jacka. Visit Facebook and Twitter pages for Mob Ties which is responsible for the project. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

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