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31 December 2011: Guce - Still Got Them Kicks

We already know that Guce has finally ended fighting with a murder for hire case. BayUndaground announced that his long awaited project "The Last Dragon (I Got Them Kicks)" is dropping on February 7th. Well, we can also tell you that there's going to be a sequel - "Still Got Them Kicks". The second part of the series will be released on May 15th under Git Paid Music Group and will feature guest appearances by Mistah F.A.B., Jim Jones, Scarface, John Legend, Waka Flocka, Bun B, Lil Boosie, Killa Keise, Young Jun3, Peanut, Beef & many more.


31 December 2011: The Mekanix - Chop Shop

Bay Area rap fans should be familiar with an Oakland producer's duet called The Mekanix. They've been working with many East Oakland rappers, especially from Livewire camp. Right now they're aiming to bring you their producer's album called "Chop Shop" which is dropping in February 2012. The album will include 15 songs with beats by The Mekanix and verses from rappers like Yukmouth, J Stalin, Philthy Rich, Stevie Joe, Eddi Projex, Shady Nate, Guce, Lil Blood, Messy Marv, The Jacka and many more. What is more, January 1st is the official date for video premiere of title track with Yuk, Stalin & Laroo. Check out their profile on Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist (raw version): (show tracklist)


31 December 2011: The Go Boyz - Everything Must Go

It appears that The Mekanix are also almost out with another producer's album. "Everything Must Go" will be handled by The Go Boyz which is J. Stalin, Shady Nate & Kaz Kyzah and entirely produced by The Mekanix. The project should be out soon under Zoo Ent. and Livewire. Except for the trio you'll hear guest appearances by Dru Down, San Quinn, Keak Da Sneak, Dem Hoodstarz, Polo and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


31 December 2011: The Team - Hell Of A Night EP (free)

It appears that the Oakland trio The Team is not that silent. They've just brought a free-for-download EP project called "Hell Of A Night". Check out 7 tracks from Clyde Carson, Kaz Kyzah and Mayne Mannish produced exclusively by ShonuFF. Peep The Team's Facebook profile and tracklist for the EP: (show tracklist)


31 December 2011: Lil B - Gold House (free)

If you're into Lil B's music here's another one from him available for free download. It's called "Gold House" and includes 17 tracks with guest performances by Lil B's Bitch Mob. Check out Lil B on Facebook and his official website.


29 December 2011: Rydah J. Klyde - The Klyde Show: Street Album Vol. 1

You might have already heard about the upcoming Rydah J. Klyde's street album titled "The Klyde Show" as it was announced sometime ago. It will finally hit the stores on March 20th 2012. The project will drop under Git Paid Music Group and will include guest appearances by Mac Dre, Dubee, Husalah, The Jacka, Matt Blaque, Lil Rue, Guce, San Quinn, T-Nutty, Fed-X, AP-9 & Stevie Joe. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details.


29 December 2011: San Quinn - Giants & Elephants Radio Vol. 2: We Own The Streets

San Quinn, after dropping two new project last month, is already aiming to bring you the second installment of "Giants & Elephants Radio" series titled "We Own The Streets". The album will hit the table on March 20th under Git Paid Music Group. As of now we know it will feature San Quinn, Guce and Big Rich. Stay tuned for more information to be announced.


29 December 2011: Gigio & Josef Blo - Caught In Traffic (free)

Check out the latest release from Fairfield emcee Gigio (of Grund Sunz) and Toronto, Ontario producer Josef Blo. Together they've brought a 9-song deep album called "Caught In Traffic" which is available for free download on BandCamp. Let me quote the hosts on this one: "A studious Josef Blo provides dusty samples within funky beats that breathe life, accompanied by lyrics with a fresh perspective on this fast-paced, ever-changing world from a seasoned Gigio". Well, that is what you'll hear on the hereby project. Be sure to get at Gigio and Josef on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


29 December 2011: The Ghost - Acuna Montana (free)

Oakland underground representative by the name of The Ghost has recently brought you his new, free-for-download release called "Acuna Montana". It is available now in digitals on his blog page and features guest appearances by Birch Boy Barie, Gigs510, Cold Cash, Gasss, Clint Collins & Cali Flight Club. Except for jacked, mixtape beats you'll also hear exclusive production from The SpeakerKnockerz, Ruga Rell, Royce, Dela Music, C-Lew, Don Julio, 1mm, Jerm6500, Rahlo & DJ Keyz. Peep Ghost on Twitter and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 December 2011: Beeda Weeda - Bassrock Babies: The Leak (free)

Oakland rapper Beeda Weeda is aiming to drop an official duet album exclusively produced by DJ Fresh called "Bassrock Babies", yet before it happens he gives you "The Leak" of this project for free download. It features 20 songs with guest appearances by well known figures like E-40, J Stalin, Mitchy Slick, Mistah F.A.B., Dem Hoodtstarz, Guce, Eddi Projex & many more. Be sure to get at Beeda Weeda on Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 December 2011: Beeda Weeda & DJ Fresh - Bassrock Babies

The official "Bassrock Babies" album from Beeda Weeda and DJ Fresh will be released on March 6th and will feature guests like E-40, J Stalin, J-Diggs, Mistah F.A.B., Dem Hoodstarz, Shady Nate, HD, Lil Blood, Guce, Young Gully & more! Be sure to legally download the leak of the album and get at Beeda Weeda on Facebook and Twitter.


27 December 2011: Akazie - Death And Taxes (free)

Rapper Akazie hailing from Elk Grove should already be known to BayUndaground.com readers because we conducted an interview with him back in 2009 and reviewed his duet album with Rukus called "The A&R Repz Mixtape" (read the article). All his fans should be pleased right now as he brought his new album "Death And Taxes" to the table for free download. It's not a mixtape though, as it features 16 new, full length songs with original production from Akazie himself, Nu' Sense, Money Alwayz (of Evenodds), Disciple, Raspy & Nes. Except for the host you'll also hear verses by San Quinn, Big Rich, D.E.O., Rukus, Rob Rize, Don Changolini 4000, Shad Gee, Redeyez, Loco C, Sanman, C.V., Young Dunn & Stack Paypa. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 December 2011: Bueno - Maloof Money 3: Executive Decisions (free)

Sacramento rapper Bueno is back with the third installment of his "Maloof Money" mixtape series. Volume 3 is titled "Executive Decisions" and is now available for legal, free download. The album includes 21 cuts with guest appearances by Yukmouth, C-Bo, Dubb 20, T-Nutty, Marvaless, Stevie Joe, Liq and more. The whole material is hosted by DJ K-Tone and DJ Mike Smoove. Be sure to peep Bueno on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 December 2011: D-Boi - Living A Legacy Vol. 3 (free)

Vallejo rapper D-Boi (of RichB4Rich) brings you the third installment of his mixtape series called "Living A Legacy". Volume 3 features 18 cuts, is hosted by DJ B-Ez and is available in digitals for free download on DatPiff. Be sure to peep D-Boi's Facebook fan page and read the interview that BayUndaground.com conducted with him back in 2010. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 December 2011: Cash - The Freshman

Sacramento rapper Cash of The Goondox has recently dropped his new solo album called "The Freshman". It is available in digitals on artist's ReverbNation store and was released under A.T.M. Muzik & Goondox Entertainment. The project features guest appearances by Dubb 20, The Goondox, Digady, Y.G. The Gatlin, P-Ware, Graphk, Styll & Dyce. Get at Cash on his Facebook page and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


27 December 2011: Da Tykoon - Digital Money (free)

SFC rapper by the name of Da Tykoon brought you his new street album "Gettin 2 Da Money" a couple of days ago. Well, he's back again with another joint called "Digital Money" that he gives away for free download. The cd includes 14 cuts with guest appearances by E-Moe, Young Mix, Jodie Jo and Doeboy. Get at Da Tykoon on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


26 December 2011: Stevie Joe - Shop Open (free)

Rapper Stevie Joe has just brought you his new street album to the table called "Shop Open" which he decided to give away for free in digitals. You can either download it legally for free or buy its mp3 version from iTunes. The whole material was exclusively produced by The Sound Shop. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


26 December 2011: Nocturnal Hustlers - Hollywood vs. The Thief

Savage-C and K Dinero together known as Nocturnal Hustlers are out with their brand new group cd called "Hollywood vs. The Thief" which is available on Savage-C's website. The album features 18 songs with guest appearances by Ad Kapone, Mista Cane and Shiesty. Also be on the lookout for a new solo album by Mista Cane called "Great Expectations" dropping this February and "Chris Hates Everybody" by Savage-C dropping on April 20th. Check out the tracklist for "Hollywood vs. The Thief": (show tracklist)


26 December 2011: Shigady Da Playboy - The Gift Part Two (free)

Vallejo rapper Shigady Da Playboy (of Crest Creepaz) has recently brought his new project called "The Gift Part Two" which is free for download and available in digitals on Datiff. The album includes 17 100% solo cuts. Be sure to visit Shigady on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


26 December 2011: Young Curt - Selfmade Mixtape Volume 1

Young Curt is a Pittsburg rapper that debuted in 2010 with a mixtape project called "This Shit Don't Stop Vol. 1". Now he's out with another one which dropped on December 24th under Interference Entertainment. The album is titled "Selfmade Mixtape Volume 1" and includes guest appearances by Roach Gigz, Lil Chris, Sly Stoner, Pac B, Boov5000, Rockin Rolla, Dre Mack and J Has. Cop the cd in digitals on CD Baby and Amazon. Also be sure to visit Young Curt on his official website and get at him on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 December 2011: MERRY CHRISTMAS !

All our readers, supporters, people we network with... Merry Christmas ya'll! Nothing but the best thang wishes you Bart and Kuba of BayUndaground.com! Now go to your families and loved ones to have a nice time... Be sure to check us out after the holidays.


23 December 2011: Don Changolini 4000 - Chango Bizzness

Roseville homeboy rapper by the name of Don Changolini 4000 has just brought his brand new official solo album to the table. The project is called "Chango Bizzness" and is now available on RapBay. It features 23 songs including cuts with such stars as San Quinn, Keak Da Sneak, Mac Mall or Kreep, plus a "Norteno Love" anthem with guest appearances by well known Latins like Lil Coner, Lil Raider, Big Oso Loc, Tito B and many more. Check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


23 December 2011: Kobe, Young & Base - All About Us Vol.1 (free)

"All About Us" is a brand new mixtape from Bay Area trio made of Kobe, Young and Base - hailing from Oakland, Pittsburg and Berkeley. Their joint project is now available for free download on DatPiff and was released under Luxury Life Entertainment. Visit the label's Facebook page and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


23 December 2011: Typhoon - T-Type

Hunter's Point San Francisco rapper by the name of Typhoon dropped his new solo joint some time ago. It's called "T-Type" and is available in pressed copies on CD Baby. Be on the lookout for artist's new album "Black Rose" and a mixtape "Interstate 80: High Speed" dropping early 2012. Check him out on Facebook and peep "T-Type's" tracklist below (no featured mentioned): (show tracklist)


21 December 2011: Willie Hen - 2000Hen Mixtape (free)

San Francisco rapper Willie Hen has recently brought his fans a double dose of free-for-download music. Today he dropped a brand new mixtape called "2000Hen" which is available in digitals on DatPiff. The album includes 12 songs with guest appearances by Yung Lott, Matt Blaque and S. Nicole. Be sure to visit Willie Hen's official website and his Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 December 2011: Willie Hen - Gangsta Mackin Mixtape Volume 1 (free)

Except for the brand new project, SFC artist Willie Hen has also dropped a 16-song deep unreleased material under the title "Gangsta Mackin Mixtape Volume 1". The whole album is also free for download and you can get it from DatPiff. Guest appearances include performances by Devin The Dude and Young Malice. Be sure to check rapper's official website and Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 December 2011: Moe Green - Free Water (free)

Vallejo representative by the name of Moe Green is back with a brand new free-for-download EP project called "Free Water". It includes 7 cuts with a single guest appearance by Netta Brielle. Check out the tracklist below and get at Moe Green on Facebook: (show tracklist)


20 December 2011: BoiRazzta - Brilliant Bay Boy (free)

BoiRazzta is an up-and-coming artist hailing from Oakland, but currently residing in Modesto. He has recently released his debut solo project titled "Brilliant Bay Boy". It is a free-for-download release, so go ahead and have a listen, it's got that laidback, non-futuristic feel to it. It is also available on DatPiff. The project features 17 tracks with only a couple of guest appearances by Young Monc, Rell Ovenz, Krayzed, Feti Mac and Da Juice. Learn more about BoiRazzta on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 December 2011: 80s Babiez - Back To The 80s

Oakland group by the name of 80s Babiez is aiming to start 2012 with a brand new mixtape project titled "Back To The 80s". It will be more of a compilation with verses by people like YG Soprano, Ike Dola, A1, Mista A.O., Pezzo Perez, G.Will, J-Rida, Young Gasz, Keyon Cash, Yung X, Dezit Eaze, Lil Face, Jon Wayne, Rob Roy, Smurk, Young Game, Krook Fresh, Yung Cinco, Know1, Big Cheeze and more. Be on the lookout for this album dropping on January 3rd and in the meantime check out their official Facebook fan page.


20 December 2011: Bad Poetry - Scratching The Surface (free)

A few months ago Novato (415) representative named Bad Poetry brought you his mixtape "Poetic Justice: The Mixtape Vol. 1" for free download. The rapper is back with another one titled "Scratching The Surface" which is also available in digitals for free, legal download on his BandCamp site. The album includes 13 tracks with guest appearances by Shark Sinatra, Catalyst, The Midwest Coast, MC Wordplay, Nathan Coast and Mighty Joe. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 December 2011: Bay Boy - Cocaine & Kush (free)

San Jose / Pittsburg rapper by the name of Bay Boy has just brought his sixth mixtape project called "Cocaine & Kush". It's filled with 11 cuts with guest appearances by Nio & Javi Tha Mac. You can download the whole album for free from DatPiff. Be also sure to get at Bay Boy on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 December 2011: Heemy - Young/Active

Eight Dimension label has just brought its brand new official project - a solo album by Santa Maria (805) representative Heemy. The cd is titled "Young/Active" and is now available in digitals via iTunes. You'll get a set of 22 tracks with guest appearances by Lil Rue, Shady Nate, HD, DB Tha General, Dub Da Mac, KI-2 & T-Bunni. Get at Heemy on Facebook and check out the label's website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


18 December 2011: B-Zo - The Light & Dark Mixtape

Sacramento rapper B-Zo of Brotha Lynch's Madesicc Muzicc label is coming out with a solo mixtape project by the end of this year. "The Light And Dark" album will include guest appearances by Brotha Lynch Hung, G-Macc, COS, Tall Cann G and others from Madesicc camp. Stay tuned to BayUndaground and peep B-Zo on ReverbNation. Watch the video to the title track "Light & Dark" that features G-Macc:


18 December 2011: YG Hootie & A-Wax - Interstate Trafficking (free)

Pittsburg rapper A-Wax hooked up with Compton representative by the name of YG Hootie to bring you a Christmas gift - a free for download pre-album sampler / mixtape that will be available on December 24th. Their joint project will be called "Innerstate Trafficking" and will drop under Illburn Records & Bricksquad Monopoly. Except for the hosts you'll also hear guest appearances from Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka Flame, B-Stroll, Frenchie and more. Check out A-Wax and YG Hootie on Facebook and stay tuned to us.


15 December 2011: Yarrow Slaps - self titled (free)

San Francisco rapper by the name of Yarrow Slaps has recently brought you his new self titled project for free download. It was entirely produced by Nems and includes 20 tracks with guest appearances by Lil Amsterdam, Ant Rich, Kreyola Kool, Simon Kool, Juiceboxxx & J-Dash. Be sure to check out the official Yarrow Slaps blog page and Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 December 2011: Nikateezy - The Phenomenal One

Sacramento artist by the name of Nikateezy may be already known to Hollow Tip's and his Mercenaries' fans as he was featured as the producer and the rapper on their albums. Nikateezy has just brought you his debut solo album called "The Phenomenal One" which is officially hitting the streets in January, yet is already available in digital version on CD Baby. The project dropped under BAS Music label and includes 15 tracks with guest appearances by Mic-C, RC Loc, Sav Judah, Da Tykoon, J-Knoxx, L White, Samuel and more. Check Nikateezy on Facebook and read the list of the titles below: (show tracklist)


14 December 2011: Da Tykoon - Gettin 2 Da Money

A couple of days ago San Francisco rapper Da Tykoon dropped his new street album titled "Gettin 2 Da Money". It was released under Outta Da Gutta and iSlap labels and is now available in digital version on iTunes or CD Baby. The cd includes 8 cuts with guest appearances by 80 West, Genocyde Da Arsonists, Big Q, Lil' Tay & Tazz. Get at Da Tykoon on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


14 December 2011: Nocturnal Hustlers - Hollywood vs. The Thief

Savage-C and K Dinero together known as Nocturnal Hustlers are almost out with their brand new group cd called "Hollywood vs. The Thief" which is scheduled to drop in the end of this month. The album is already available for pre-order on Savage-C's website and features 18 songs with guest appearances by Ad Kapone, Mista Cane and Shiesty. Also be on the lookout for a new solo album by Mista Cane called "Great Expectations" dropping this February and "Chris Hates Everybody" by Savage-C dropping on April 20th. Check out the tracklist for "Hollywood vs. The Thief": (show tracklist)


14 December 2011: Young Lox - I Used To Dream Of This

There's a brand new street project from Oakland rapper by the name of Young Lox called "I Used To Dream Of This". It is presented and mixed by DJ Rah2k and is now available in digital version on iTunes. You'll get a set of 14 tracks with performances by Lox himself, Joe Blow, The Jacka, Fed-X, Husalah, Lil Rue, Street Knowledge and others. Also stay tuned for the official solo cd from Lox titled "Loxycotin: A Futuristic Voyage" dropping on January 10th. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 December 2011: Dubb 20 & D-Dre The Giant - Hood Presidentz

We're back with the official release date for the upcoming duet project by two Pittsburg rappers: Dubb 20 (of Ghetto Starz) and D-Dre The Giant. "Hood Presidentz" album will drop on January 11th and will be presented by The Jacka. Stay tuned for more details to be announced on BayUndaground.com.


14 December 2011: Philthy Rich & The Hoodstarz - The Conspiracy

Oakland's beast Philthy Rich and the EPA well known duo by the name of Hoodstarz have been already working together; even shot a couple of joint videos. Well, fans will be soon pleased with their collabo mixtape project "The Conspiracy" that is dropping early 2012 under Livewire and Lawless labels. The cd will be mixed by DJ Racks. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details about Scoot, Band-Aide and Philthy Rich collabo.


14 December 2011: P Child - Free P EP (free)

Pinole (510) representative by the name of P Child is back with a short, 7-track deep album called "Free P" which is now available for free download on WeTheWest.com. The project includes original production from Trackbangaz, The Legion, Rob-E, Commonwealth, Cardiax, Tag Team, plus a few guest appearances by A-Wax, Laroo and Erk Tha Jerk. Get at P Child on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


13 December 2011: Gucci Mane & V-Nasty - Baytl

A well known Atlanta, GA rapper Gucci Mane hooked up with a female rap artist V Nasty from East Oakland to record their joint project. Their is called "Baytl" and has just been released under Warner Bros. Records. The whole production was handled by Zaytoven with one cut buy Tha Bizness. Except for the hosts you'll hear verses by Berner, Mistah F.A.B., Slim Dunkin and P2ThaLA. Cop the cd at RapBay or iTunes. Check out V-Nasty and Gucci Mane on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


13 December 2011: Unknown - Still Standing

Modesto representative by the name of Unknown was featured on BayUndaground.com numerous times, not only as a Darkroom Familia member, but also as an indie rapper. This year he has already dropped a mixtape cd called "Tha Soundtrack Of My Life" and now has an deal with Goldtoes' Thizz Latin label. By the way, be sure to have a look at the brand new interview we've conducted with the artist recently.

Unknown will soon be out with his whole new project that will be called "Still Standing" and will drop under Thizz Latin. We know it will include half original and half mixtape beats. Regular production is handled by Unknown and Main One, while guest appearances include mainly underground/local figures like Venomous, Young Crayze, C-4, Jay The Butcher and more. Look out for the album on December 20th, peep Unknown on Facebook and check out the official tracklist below: (show tracklist)


13 December 2011: EMoney - Too Suburban (free)

Sonoma (707) representative by the name of EMoney has just brought you his new solo album for free download. It's a 12 song deep street project with original beats by Indecent, Jay B, C-Loz, Chex, EMoney, Chance, Billion Coast, Count Bassy and Mike Lee. Be sure to get your mp3 version from TeamBackPack website and checkout the artist's Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 December 2011: Drew Deezy - Connected (free)

San Jose rapper Drew Deezy has recently brought his new mixtape solo project for free download. "Connected" will also be available in hard copies and you can pre-order it on 454 online shop. The album includes 16 songs with guest appearances by E-40, The Jacka, Dem Hoodstarz, Philthy Rich, Big Rich, Willie Joe, Thai, Mitchy Slick, Erk Tha Jerk, Nio Tha Gift, Husalah and more. There's also a brand new video for track called "Raw Packs" - watch it below:



Be also sure to read our review of "As Real As It Gets" compilation from 454 label. Tracklist for "Connected": (show tracklist)


12 December 2011: D. Willz - Hood Pop 2 (free)

Oakland rapper D. Willz is back with a brand new street project called "Hood Pop 2". It is now available for free download on D.Willz' website and includes 14 tracks produced by Mark Kragen. Except for the host you'll also hear guests like Mistah F.A.B., Lil Rue, Moe Green, Starting Six, Young Murph and others. The album includes D. Willz' latest video for a song called "Trust In You" which you can watch below:



Be sure to peep artist's Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 December 2011: J Stalin & L'Jay - Bottom Of The 9th

Livewire Records is working on its another official release. It will be a duet album by J Stalin and an RnB artist by the name of L'Jay. The cd will be called "Bottom Of The 9th" and will be released on February 21st. Truth is, it will be the second duo album from Stalin and an RnB artist; the previous one with Lil Kev dropped in 2010. Stay tuned to us for more details to be announced.


10 December 2011: Dub Da Mac - Made It This Far

It appears that the second half of 2011 is very fertile for the up-and-coming northern California label by the name of Eighth Dimension Entertainment. During the last couple of months it dropped 4 albums, including a compilation, duet cd from BayLoc & D-Wizz and solos by Drasticc and Lott. December brings you two more albums from its members. There's a new project from the label's founder and the CEO - Dub Da Mac - called "Made It This Far". It is available in digitals on Amazon and includes 10 cuts with guest appearances by The Jacka, C-Dubb, Drasticc & Heemy. Peep Eighth Dimension on its official website and Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 December 2011: Heemy - Young/Active

It's not all from Eight Dimension label. December 19th will also bring us a solo album from Santa Maria (805) representative by the name of Heemy - also an official member of Eighth Dimension Ent. "Young/Active" will include guest appearances by Shady Nate, DB Tha General, HD, DJ Fresh, KI-2, Lil Rue & Dub Da Mac. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details and in the meantime peep Heemy on Facebook and check out the label's website.


10 December 2011: Mia Meow - Born To Stack

There's a new project from female artist by the name of Mia Meow repping Oakland. Her new solo album dropped today under Town Wit It Entertainment and is called "Born To Stack". The cd is available in digitals on Amazon and features 14 cuts. Check out Mia on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 December 2011: Andre Nickatina - Call The Dealer (single)

We usually don't even bother to inform you about single releases, but this may get your attention as it's not only officially sold via iTunes, but has also a clean video. "Call The Dealer" is a freshly released song by Andre Nickatina, produced by Husalah and RobLo. Peep Nickateezy on Facebook and watch the video embedded below:


09 December 2011: Philthy Rich - Hood Rich 3 (free)

Oakland rapper Philthy Rich has pleased his fans with another free-for-download release this year. "Hood Rich 3" is available for digital download on CaliMixtapes website. It features 16 songs including a few from the upcoming "Kill Zone" album. Except for Philthy you'll also hear guest appearances by Messy Marv, E-40, Dem Hoodstarz, Drew Deezy, J Stalin, Stevie Joe & more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 December 2011: Dubee - Crest Side Radio

The latest "Crest Side Radio" album from Dubee is now also available in hard copies which are sold via RapBay. You can still download its digital version for free. The album features 13 cuts with absolutely no features. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 December 2011: IAmSu! - The Miseducation Of IAmSu (free)

Richmond artist by the name of IAmSu! is back with another free for download release. It's called "The Miseducation Of IAmSu" and includes 12 tracks with guest performances by Young L, LoveRance, Kool John, HBKJ & YG. There are also a few exclusive beats from IAmSu himself, Kuya Beats & HBKJ. Be sure to visit rapper's blog page and Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 December 2011: GQ - Trouble Man (free)

Oakland / North Carolina rapper by the name of GQ has just brought his debut solo album called "Trouble Man" for free download. It's available on DJBooth.net and was released under Jamla Records. The project includes 16 songs with all original production from E.Jones, Khrysis, 9th Wonder, Sinopsis, Fatin, Eric G, AMP & Kash. Except for GQ you'll also hear performances by Halo, Rhapsody, King Mez, Sophia Fresh, Bluu Suede, Dave East & Heather V. To learn more about GQ visit IWWM Group's website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


07 December 2011: Guce - The Last Dragon (I Got Them Kicks)

There's a new official, slightly different cover and the new release date for the highly anticipated solo project by the rapper Guce. His upcoming album will drop under the name of Guce Leeroy and will be titled "The Last Dragon (I Got Them Kicks)". The cd will hit the streets on February 7th and will include cuts with guest appearances by E-40, Drake, Gucci Mane, Scarface, John Legend, Bun B, Big Fase, Lil Boosie, Mistah F.A.B., Rick Ross, Killa Keise, Da Junyas, Yung Naz, Beef, Peanut, Logic and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for details.


07 December 2011: A.B. - The Addiction II (free)

East Oakland rapper A.B. of Young Gully's Young Hustlaz group is back with another mixtape project. "The Addiction II" is a sequel album to the 2010 first installment. The album includes 15 cuts with just a few guest appearances by Balance & Le'Owens. Download the whole thing for free. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


07 December 2011: Drew Deezy - Connected

You can already pre-order the new project from San Jose rapper Drew Deezy titled "Connected" from 454 official online store. There's also an official tracklist for this album and it includes 16 songs with guest appearances by E-40, The Jacka, Dem Hoodstarz, Philthy Rich, Big Rich, Willie Joe, Thai, Mitchy Slick, Erk Tha Jerk, Nio Tha Gift, Husalah and more. Stay tuned for the release date to be announced and in the meantime read our review of "As Real As It Gets" compilation from 454 label. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


07 December 2011: Cellski - Big Mafi The Don

The new solo album by Cellski is now also available on iTunes (in digitals) and you can get hard copies from RapBay. "Big Mafi The Don" includes 15 brand new cuts with guest appearances by The Jacka, Husalah, Yukmouth, AP.9, Big Rich, Clyde Carson, Joe Blow, Philthy Rich and more, while the production was mainly handled by Cellski himself, but also by Erk Tha Jerk, Pakslap, Traxamillion, Will and DJ Toomp. Be sure to visit Cellski on his Twitter and Facebook pages. Official tracklist: (show tracklist)


07 December 2011: Young Gully - David

2011 was an extremely effective year to one of the most known Bay Area beat makers, namely DJ Fresh. He has brought you 5 official installments of "The Tonite Show" series, including the ones with Yukmouth, T-Nutty, Lil Rue, Deltrice & Young Skeam. He has also exclusively cooked productions on albums by Keak Da Sneak, HD & D-Lo. It is not everything, because he has just put out his collabo joint with an Oakland rapper Young Gully. Vocals by Gully and beats from DJ Fresh were just released on "David" cd. It is available now on iTunes. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


07 December 2011: Mistah F.A.B. - I Found My Backpack 2: The Lost Notebook

Fabby Davis is out with the second installment of "I Found My Backpack" series which has now arrived to iTunes store. "The Lost Notebook" dropped under Faeva Afta label and includes 19 cuts with guest appearances by San Quinn, Andre Nickatina, The Grouch, Erk Tha Jerk, J Stalin, Beeda Weeda, Jadakiss, Noreaga, Talib Kweli, Prodigy and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


06 December 2011: Bossquach - Inspired By The Struggle, Created In The Hustle

San Jose artist by the name of Bossquach can already be familiar to northern California rap fans as he has already managed to drop a 2011 free for download cd titled "Honor Amongst Tha Hustle Vol. 1", a 2010 release called "Tha Zae Block Report Vol. 1" and is also a member of Tha Faculty, Ca which brought its group project along with Sav Krew in 2007. Right now he's aiming to record a full length solo "Inspired By The Struggle, Created In The Hustle" that is scheduled to hit the stores on January 27th under Black Grapes Music Collection. The album will feature a whole bunch of SJ sharks like Stik Gilatine, A-Money, Blockzilla, Tha Sav Krew, 2 Left Feet, Kirby Kirb and many many more. The production will be handled by Yung Castro, Bravestar, PMC, Dev Mason, Statik D, Antraxx & Moonshyne. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com as we'll keep you posted on this one. Check out Bossquach on his official website and Facebook fan page.


06 December 2011: Young Haitti - Graffiti

Rapper Young Haitti along with B-Dub forms Gorilla Milk duo and has already brought you 3 projects this year: a solo called "Amen" and two duet cds with P Boy Will and Lil Dank. Now he's back with another solo endeavor titled "Graffiti" which is available in digitals on CD Baby and features 19 songs. Be sure to peep Young Haitti on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 December 2011: E.Klips Da Hustla - Hellboy (free)

Sacramento rapper by the name of E.Klips Da Hustla has just brought his new mixtape project titled "Hellboy". It's available for free download on DatPiff and features 26 songs with just a few guest appearances from Lace Leno, V-Nasty, Kreayshawn and Gurkin. The album dropped under Mack-Town and Pay$tyle Digital labels. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 December 2011: C-Villain - Stereos, Dominoes & A Few Flows (free)

Rapper C-Villain hailing from Oakland/Piedmont (510) has just brought you his new mixtape project called "Stereos, Dominoes & A Few Flows". It's available for free download on DatPiff and includes 16 cuts with guest appearances by Young Gully, Mistah Luhtakizz, J Fizz, T.O.S.E., Soopah Eype, I.O. Infinite, Da Kidd FlyBoy, Xperience & Sean McVerry. Check out C-Villain on Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 December 2011: Cellski - Big Mafi The Don

The new solo album from Cellski is finally here. "Big Mafi The Don" is now available online on RapBay and will officialy hit the streets in January. The cd includes 15 brand new cuts with guest appearances by The Jacka, Husalah, Yukmouth, AP.9, Big Rich, Clyde Carson, Joe Blow, Philthy Rich and more, while the production was mainly handled by Cellski himself, but also by Erk Tha Jerk, Pakslap, Traxamillion, Will and DJ Toomp. Be sure to visit Cellski on his Twitter and Facebook pages. Official tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 December 2011: Equipto - Million Dollar Remix Series Vol. 4: Resinated Raps

February 21st 2012 will bring you the fourth installment from the remix series by Million Dollar Dream label. "Resinated Raps" will be handled by SFC emcee Equipto and will include 14 tracks produced by Nick Peace, featuring verses from San Quinn, Mike Marshall, Smoov-E, Z Man and others. Check out the label's official website and stay tuned to BayUndaground for more details to be announced.


02 December 2011: Mistah F.A.B. - I Found My Backpack 2: The Lost Notebook

Mistah F.A.B. is aiming to bring you the sequel album to the "I Found My Backpack" project from January. Second installment will hit the streets on December 6th and will be called "The Lost Notebook". You'll hear a set of 19 tracks with guest appearances by The Grouch, Erk Tha Jerk, Talib Kweli, Jadakiss, Royce Da 5'9, Prodigy, Rapper Big Pooh and more. The album will drop under Faeva Afta label. Check out the list of tracks (no features mentioned): (show tracklist)


02 December 2011: Rascal - Life Of A Gangsta

This year a homeboy rapper Lil Bandit hailing from Santa Rosa released his debut solo titled "Gang Related". Now there is more to come from Northern Style Entertainment. In fact December should bring two more releases. First one is a solo debut by the homeboy Rascal, titled "Life Of A Gangsta". So far we know that it is going to feature a gang of verses by such people as Lil Bandit, Young Loc, Chente Corleone, Redrum, Doc Holiday and more. Stay tuned, as BayUndaground.com will keep you posted on this one.


02 December 2011: VA - Northern Style Compilation Vol. 1

The next to come from the Santa Rosa based record label Northern Style Entertainment is a compilation simply titled "Northern Style Compilation Vol. 1". It is going to feature a lot of up-and-coming homeboy rappers all the way from northern California to Georgia and Oregon. Get ready to hear people from the cities that you can see at the front cover: Santa Rosa, San Jose, San Francisco, but also Dalles or Norcross. More detailed info coming soon.


02 December 2011: Lott - Out Da Dungeon EP

Underground northern Cali label Eighth Dimension Ent. has already brought you this year a couple of projects including "Gu76ah 2 Da Hood Vol. 3" compilation, duet cd from BayLoc & D-Wizz and solo from Drasticc. Now they're back with an EP album from Tulare representative named Lott. His solo endeavor is titled "Out Da Dungeon" and is now available on CD Baby and iTunes in digitals. You'll get a set of 9 cuts with a few guest appearances by Heemy, Drasticc, Dub Da Mac and Miss Moo Money. Peep Lott on ReverbNation and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


02 December 2011: Santa Rosa Hot Boy - American Heart Throb (free)

Rapper Santa Rosa Hot Boy obviously hailing from Santa Rosa is out with another street release. This year he has already dropped "Lover's Lane" cd and now is giving away "American Heart Throb" for free download. This, as well as previous albums from Hot Boy, are available in digitals on DatPiff. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 December 2011: Oneself Davinci - The Modest EP (free)

Another free-for-download release brings you a San Jose artist named Oneself Davinci. His 5-song deep EP project called "The Modest" is available for free download on the rapper's BandCamp. You'll hear beats delivered by Audible Doctor with scratches from DJ MaddHatter and Barru Bones. Get at him on Facebook and check out the list of cuts below: (show tracklist)


02 December 2011: Interview with Unknown

It's been almost 3 years since we last talked with Modesto representative named Unknown. We've recently had a chance to conduct yet another interview with this ex-Darkroom member. He seems to be back in the rap game, he shares what he's been doing for the last couple of years and what he's got stored for 2012. Read the whole thing in our Interviews section.


01 December 2011: Drew Deezy - Connected

All Bay Area rap fans should already be familiar with 454 Life Entertainment which is doing a lot of buzz around its artists. You could already watch tons of their crystal clear videos in our Videos Section and read a full length review of "As Real As It Gets" compilation. Right now they're aiming to bring you a brand new street album from San Jose rapper Drew Deezy. His upcoming cd will be titled "Connected" and will feature guest appearances by E-40, Philthy Rich, Thai, Band-Aide, Willie Joe, Erk The Jerk, Mitchy Slick, The Jacka, Big Rich, Husalah, Nio Tha Gift and many more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details and in the meantime peep 454's official website.


01 December 2011: Skuba - Tuning Out

South San Francisco rapper by the name of Skuba is back with a new project called "Tuning Out". 2011 has already brought his duo album with Slim and solo cd titled "Tonight & Tomorrow". The latest one is out today, is available on iTunes and includes 28 full length tracks (so I guess we can't hope for hard copies; at least not with all of the tracks). Anyway, the album features lots of well known figures like Mac Mall, Ya Boy, Big Rich, Goldie & Doonie of The Federation, Nump, Bizarre of D-12, Killa Klump, Matt Blaque, Savage C, Mista Cane, K Dinero, Mike-Dash-E, Boo Banga, Mal Amazing, Don Greco and many more. Also be on the lookout for "3 Day Weekend Vol. 2" mixtape with Boo Banga & Tay Assassin coming soon. Visit Skuba on his official website and Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 December 2011: C Plus - Viernes Negro II (free)

Rapper C Plus hailing from Natomas area in Sacramento has recently brought his new street project called "Viernes Negro II". It's legally available for free download and you can get it off artist's BandCamp site. The album includes 16 cuts with original beats delivered by Hippie Sabotage, Nicatyne, Flywalker Beatz, Lee Bannon, Cardo & Chase Moore, plus guest appearances handled by Joe Blow, Street Knowledge, N Pire, Chase Moore, Illecism & DJ Oasis. Be sure to visit ThirdLetta.com and C Plus on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 December 2011: Tammany1 - Place Ya Bets

Fresno underground rapper by the name of Tammany1 is aiming to release his new solo album called "Place Ya Bets" on December 6th. You could already hear him on J Rocc's or Courtesy1's projects. The new cd by Tammany will include guest appearances by J Rocc, Courtesy1, Kaspion, Yungg Strech, D-Kash, Mr. Dark, Comakazie and more. Stay tuned for more details and check him out on ReverbNation.


01 December 2011: Raymond - Sooner Than Later (free)

Be sure to download a brand new solo release by San Jose artist named Raymond. His free street project is called "Sooner Than Later" and includes 15 solo tracks with exclusive beats delivered by Flawless, A Do The God, Mr. Kooman, Chemist, The Puzzle Prod. and Star Scream. Check him out on Facebook and the official blog page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)