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31 January 2012: Stevie Joe - LoveWire

It appears that the "LoveWire" project we told you about sometime ago will be more of Stevie Joe's solo album. Truth is the project has already arrived to iTunes, while its hard copies should hit the streets on February 14th. The cd is filled with 12 laidback songs with guest appearances by Philthy Rich, J Stalin, Shady Nate, Balance, Armani DePaul, Fleetwood Low, 4rAx, Lil Goofy & L'Jay. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


31 January 2012: Lil Raider & Mac Reese - 24/7 The Drop Off

Nasty North fans should remember its 2010 release from Lil Raider and Mac Reese. If you liked "24/7 The Pickup" than you should definitely be looking forward to the sequel they're working on as we speak. "24/7 The Drop Off" will drop soon and will include the street anthem "Ova The Stove Up" with Philthy Rich. The album will be released under Nasty North and Bug Entertainment. Check out Bug Ent.'s official website and get at Lil Raider on Facebook. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details to be announced.


31 January 2012: Young Lox - Loxycotin: A Futuristic Voyage

Two weeks ago Oakland rapper Young Lox brought his new official solo endeavor called "Loxycotin: A Futuristic Voyage" in digitals on iTunes and Amazon. Hard copies have just arrived to RapBay. The cd includes 17 songs with guest appearances by Yukmouth, The Jacka, Joe Blow, Fed-X, Husalah, AP.9, Ampichino, Lil Rue, Dru Down, Dem Hoodstarz & more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


31 January 2012: Shill Macc - Thumbin Thru Thousands

In the end of 2011 a Fairfield representative by the name of Shill Macc brought you his new album called "Thumbin Thru Thousands" in digital version available on CD Baby. Right now you can also grab its hard copies on RapBay. The project includes 13 songs with guest appearances by Tony Calden, Ice Meez, Chady Boe, J. Tripper, Yahemi & Killa L. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


31 January 2012: Hustle Boys - No Gravity

San Francisco based group called Hustle Boys is working on its brand new album called "No Gravity". The project will arrive soon under Hustle Boys Music and No Gravity Music labels. Except for the hosts you'll also hear guest appearances by The Jacka, Glasses Malone, San Quinn, Philthy Rich, Equipto, Mistah F.A.B., Mike Marshall, Big Rich, Mac Mall, Mike-Dash-E and more. Visit Hustle Boys on Facebook, check out the cover to your right and stay tuned to us for more details.


31 January 2012: F.A.T.A. Family And Thats All Mixtape Volume 1

Be on the lookout for a compilation / group project from Rich City rappers Mic Conn, Y.S. Yesir, Cuddy Mac, Young Dirt, Reef Dunnem, LV Fresh with a special guest appearance by Florida rapper Lowwkey. Their joint album will be called "F.A.T.A. Family And Thats All Mixtape Volume 1" and will be hosted by DJ Rick Lee. It should be released soon under F.A.T.A. Ent., Timeless Music and AllNDaDoe labels. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more info to be announced.


31 January 2012: AK47 - Rounds From The K (free)

Pittsburg producer by the name of AK47 has brought you another set of songs with beats delivered by himself. The collection is called "Rounds From The K" and features 15 tracks with verses by The Jacka, Philthy Rich, HD, J Stalin, Stevie Joe, Gucci Mane, Lil Rue, Messy Marv, Kafani, Guce and more. The cd is available for free download. Get at AK47 on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


31 January 2012: J. Tripper - Hustle Emporium

Oakland rapper J. Tripper dropped his new solo joint "Hustle Emporium" sometime ago. So far it's been available only in digitals, but now is also in hard copies on RapBay. The album includes 20 songs with original production by Sean T, Thraxx, B-Known, Staggmata, C-Rite, Tha Beat Credentialz, Rawkeyz and more. Except for the host you'll also hear guests like 2Pac, Tito B, K-Loc, Lee Majors, Shill Macc, Roddy Bo, Bobby Drake, Kob, Grand, Freddy B, BAM, Phil Hannen & Sonny Forecast. Check out J. Tripper on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


31 January 2012: Mr. Tower - Ask Yo Bitch (free)

The member of DJ Fresh's The Whole Shabang producers team - Mr. Tower - has recently brought his new project for free download. The album is called "Ask Yo Bitch" and includes previously released songs produced by Mr. Tower. The vocal layer was handled by rappers like J Stalin, Messy Marv, The Jacka, Fed-X, Ya Boy, San Quinn, Mistah F.A.B., Philthy Rich, Acktup, Smigg Dirtee and more. Download the cd for $1 on Tower's BandCamp. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


30 January 2012: Joe Blow - International Blow: The Lost Files

We're back with the official tracklist and release date for the upcoming Joe Blow's "The Lost Files" album. It will hit iTunes tomorrow - January 31st, while hard copies should arrive to stores on Fabruary 7th. The project will include 22 cuts with guest appearances by The Jacka, J Stalin, Philthy Rich, Lil Rue, Lee Majors, Young Lox, Dubb 20, Stevie Joe and more. In the meantime be sure to read our interview we conducted with Joe back in 2011 and read the review of his debut cd "You Should Be Payin Me". Also visit Joe Blow's official website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


30 January 2012: Del The Funky Homosapien - West Coast Avengers (free)

A well known hip-hop artist Del The Funky Homosapien hailing from Oakland has just brought his new project to the table. It's called "West Coast Avengers" and is available for free download on DatPiff. The album includes 14 tracks. Peep Del on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


29 January 2012: Too Short - No Trespassing

You should have already seen the latest video from Oakland vet Too Short and Vallejo legend E-40 for their joint song called "Money On The Floor". It appears that Short Dog will be releasing a whole new project titled "No Trespassing" on February 28th. The cover looks hella unprofessional, yet it is what it is - revealed officially on Short's Facebook page. Except for the "Money On The Floor" anthem the album will include 16 more tracks with guest appearances by Snoop Dogg, Richie Rich, 50 Cent, Silk-E, Kokane and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


29 January 2012: Balance presents Golden State Warriorz Vol. 2

"Golden State Warriorz Vol. 2" compilation was scheduled to drop last year, yet was pushed back a couple of times already. Finally it will arrive to the streets on March 27th under Ayinde Music. Except for the host - Balance - we'll hear verses by Mitchy Slick, Tha Jacka, Glasses Malone, Messy Marv, Keak Da Sneak, Mistah F.A.B., Clyde Carson, J Stalin, Big Rich, Erk Tha Jerk, Nio Tha Gift, Killa Keise & more. Stay tuned to us for more details to be announced.


28 January 2012: 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.

His official debut solo cd called "Inspired By The Struggle, Created In The Hustle" is available now at 408Inc store. The album includes 15 songs with guest appearances by Stik Gilatine, Tha Sav Krew, 2 Left Feet, Blockzilla, Mike Dash E, Kirby Kirb, Jay Fingaz and many more. Check out Bossquach on his official website and Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


28 January 2012: Joe Blow - International Blow: The Lost Files

Back in November 2011 Oakland rapper Joe Blow brought his second release called "International Blow". Well, it appears that he had so many songs recorded for that album that he decided to bring "The Lost Files" cd. The project will feature guest appearances by The Jacka, Husalah, Dru Down, Lil Rue, J Stalin, Philthy Rich, Cellski, Young Bossi and more. We'll let you know about the release date and the tracklist soon. In the meantime be sure to read our interview we conducted with Joe back in 2011 and read the review of his debut cd "You Should Be Payin Me". Also visit Joe Blow's official website.


28 January 2012: Mista Cane - Great Expectations / The Road To Greatness

San Leandro rapper by the name of Mista Cane will bring his brand new official solo album on February 28th. Along with "Great Expectations" he'll also release another one called "The Road To Greatness" that will drop a week later - March 6th. If you pre-order the first one through Savage-C.com website you'll get a copy of the other one for free! The albums will include sets of 14 and 13 cuts with a few guest appearances by Nocturnal Hustlers, Skuba and Johnas Street. Get at Mista Cane on Facebook and peep the tracklists below: (show tracklist)


28 January 2012: Nocturnal Hustlers & Mista Cane - The Dead Poet Society (re-release)

If you missed the "The Dead Poet Society" project from Nocturnal Hustlers and Mista Cane here's another chance for you. The re-release of this album has just arrived to CD Baby and should be hitting iTunes any minute. There's a new cover, yet the tracklist stayed unchanged. The cd is only available in digitals. Peep Nocturnal Hustlers and Mista Cane on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


28 January 2012: MondreMan - Remixed (free)

MondreMan of Main Attrakionz hailing from North Oakland has recently brought his free-for-download release made of 9 remixed songs. The album dropped digitally under Green Ova label and you can get it straight from their official website and BandCamp page. Peep MondreMan on Facebook and follow him on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


26 January 2012: Tajai - Machine Language

Check out a brand new release called "Machine Language" from Oakland emcee Tajai (of Hieroglyphics / Souls Of Mischief) and Sacramento group of producers Sleeprockers. The album is in fact a collection of Tajai's appearances, hard-to-finds and unreleased gems with guest appearances from Tech N9ne, Crooked I, Rass Kass, Locksmith, Nio Tha Gift, Casual, Opio, The Pharcyde and more. You can purchase a digital version on iTunes or BandCamp. Also be sure to visit Sleeprockers on Facebook and the official Hierohlyphics website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


26 January 2012: BMC Gang - Monster County

You should be familiar with 831 homeboys from Bizness Men Corporation. Be on the lookout for their new albums coming soon to the table. First to come is a group cd from Conspiracy, Sneaks and Slim Gutta called "Monster County". The trio, under the name of BMC Gang, will hit the streets with its album on April 14th. So far we know it will feature Lentez and Rul-E, but be sure to check us out later as we'll provide more info. In the meantime read our reviews of BMC's previous projects and hit the label's website.


26 January 2012: Chapp The Rapstar - Ashes On My New Polo 2 (free)

Chapp The Rapstar hailing from Oakland has just dropped his new solo endeavor titled "Ashes On My New Polo 2". It is available for free download on DatPiff and BandCamp. The cd includes 12 songs with guest appearances by Black Reese, Joi, Al Casino, Swang Wyde and Mack'N Ass Lew. Peep rapper's ReverbNation profile and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


26 January 2012: Jae Harmony - The Memo Demo (EP) (free)

Richmond rapper by the name of Jae Harmony has recently brought his new EP album called "The Memo Demo" for free download. The cd includes 5 solo cuts. After you download Jae's music be sure to peep his Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 January 2012: Thugzy - G-Status (re-release)

East Palo Alto rapper by the name of Thugzy has just re-released his debut solo album. The "G-Status" project was remastered and has a brand new cover. You can purchase both digital and physical copies - the album is available now online and in stores. The cd includes 17 cuts with guest appearances by Lil Coner, Tito B, Sleepy Santino, Gato Mas Loco, Lil Evil, Goose, Smokie Locs, Dopey and more. Peep Thugzy on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 January 2012: Goose - Thinking About The Past (re-release)

Thugzy's Gritty Minded Recordz has also brought the re-release of Goose's solo endeavor called "Thinking About The Past" which is available now online and in stores. The album includes 16 tracks with guest appearances by Thugzy, Rickey J., J-Moe, Throne, MDB, Young Braidz and Roach Gambino. Check out Goose's profile on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 January 2012: Slo-O - FlyBoy Muzik Mixtape Vol. 1

San Francisco artist by the name of Slo-O should already be familiar to Bay Area rap fans, because he has two cds under his belt: "Game Over" from 2002 and "Devils On My Back" released digitally in 2007. Right now he's out with a new mixtape called "FlyBoy Muzik" which is available now on iTunes. The album includes 13 tracks with guest appearances by The Tigg, Big Block-P, Fat Fat and Brian Casey. Peep Slo-O on Twitter and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 January 2012: Stevebo - Somethin To Smoke To Vol. 2 (free)

San Jose representative by the name of Stevebo (of Josie Bois / GHHP label) has recently brought his new mixtape for free download. It's available in digitals on DatPiff and features 10 cuts with guest appearances by E-Nut, So Saucy, Smurf, Duke, Yung Loony, LB, J.V, Tripple X Hoggs, Cali Kid and J Cuhzo. Peep Stevebo on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


24 January 2012: Armani Cooper - Bad Dream City (free)

San Francisco up-and-coming rapper by the name of Armani Cooper has just dropped his new free-for-download album called "Bad Dream City". It's available for download on TeamBackPack website. Be also sure to visit Armani Cooper's Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 January 2012: Philthy Rich - Kill Zone

Philthy Rich is still dropping tons of projects. You might have heard of his upcoming album called "Kill Zone" which is about to hit the table very soon. RapBay is already giving you the opportunity to pre-order both - the leak of the album and now also its official, full version. The official "Kill Zone" project will include 15 songs with production handled by AK-47, Traxamillion, D Dosia, The Mekanix, Sound Shop, Mr. Tower and others. What's interesting, you'll mostly hear solo cuts which just a few guest appearances by Davina, 4rAx & Rayven Justice. Check out the cover artwork for the actual version of the cd and hit the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


20 January 2012: Philthy Rich & The Hoodstarz - The Conspiracy

Sometime ago we told you about a free-for-download mixtape project from Philthy Rich and The Hoodstarz. Well, "The Conspiracy" is still available in digitals for free and now is also sold in hard copies on RapBay. The cd includes a set of 18 cuts out of which I'm sure some were already featured on previously released cds. Except for the trio you'll hear guest appearances by The Jacka, Too Short, Richie Rich, J Stalin, Lil Rue, Lil Blood, Messy Marv, San Quinn, Laroo, Drew Deezy, Big Rich, Nio Tha Gift and others, plus production from Mekanix, AK-47, Fresh Killers, Sean T, Traxamillion, DJ Slim & Stagmotta. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 January 2012: Armani DePaul - I Declare War Vol. 2 (free)

Bay Area representative by the name of Armani DePaul is giving you his new mixtape called "I Declare War Vol. 2" for free download. The album is available only in digitals and includes 9 cuts with guest appearances by Clyde Carson, Young Gully, IAmSu!, Marky Bo!, Nolan Rashawn and Lada Yates. Follow Armani on Twitter and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


19 January 2012: MAFIA: Money And Family In Association compilation

There's a brand new official release from Livewire record label available now. It's a compilation called "MAFIA: Money And Family In Association" which includes 19 songs with most verses delivered by Livewire members like J Stalin, Shady Nate, Jay Jonah, Philthy Rich, Ronald Mack, Thrill, Mayback and others, but also artists like Keak Da Sneak, Chop Black or Armani DePaul. Cop the cd now straight from RapBay and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


19 January 2012: Celly Cel - Big Faces EP

A well known Vallejo representative by the name of Celly Cel released a street novel titled "Big Faces" back in November 2011. You can purchase the book at Barnes & Noble, Amazon, iTunes and other digital stores. On January 10th Celly also dropped a short, 5-song deep soundtrack to his book. The EP cd is also called "Big Faces" and features guest appearances by C-Bo, WC, B-Legit and Cousin Fik. You can buy it now on iTunes for 4 bucks. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 January 2012: Magruff Muttley - His Mixtape Collection

San Jose rapper Magruff Muttley is back with "His Mixtape Collection". As the title suggests the cd includes a whole lot of mixtape songs, including guest appearances by Snoop Dogg, Scrilla Mac, Assassin, Blac, Traffic, M Dash and others. You can buy a hard copy of the album on RapBay or a digital one from artist's BandCamp. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


18 January 2012: D-Varg & K. Jones - California Dreamin' (free)

Do you remember a single called "Summer Got A Hold Of Me" from Trinity Deep and Matt Blaque that dropped last year? Well, if not, now you have a chance to meet one of Trinity's members on his brand new endeavor released along with rapper K. Jones. They've just brought you their joint project called "California Dreamin'" for free download. The cd includes 11 tracks with original production by Traxamillion, M-A, Best Kept Secret, The Legion, Traxx, Marcus Bay & Rob-E. Peep the Trinity Deep's official website and visit D-Varg on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


18 January 2012: White Mic & Z-Man - The Vegetable & The Ferret (free)

White Mic (of Bored Stiff) hailing from San Francisco hooked up with another emcee from SFC - Z-Man - to drop a free-for-download album called "The Vegetable & The Ferret". The cd is available now in digitals on BandCamp and features 9 songs with guest appearances by Akil, Fluent, Bored Stiff & Nim One. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 January 2012: Troublez - I'm Loving Nothing

San Jose rapper Troublez is almost done with a new solo album called "I'm Loving Nothing". BayUndaground staff has already given you the official tracklist and now brings you the official release date: February 7th. The cd will include 14 songs with guest appearances by San Quinn, MC Eiht, Lil Coner, Davina, Super Dave, Boogie Womack, J Stunt & more, while production will be handled by Sean Ross. Also be sure to read two interviews we've conducted with Troublez - available in the Interviews section and 4 reviews 4 of his projects - read the articles. Here's the tracklist for "I'm Loving Nothing": (show tracklist)


16 January 2012: Loot Smith - Serious

Loot Smith aka Loot should already be known to northern Cali Latin rap listeners, because he appeared on many various cds by Nasty North / Monster Grip crews. This Fairfield resident has so far released for example such projects as "Scrapen & Grinden" solo and a duo with Weech Lok "Flamed Up" back in 2009. He's now back with another solo endeavor that is available only in digitals on all major e-spots, like Amazon or iTunes. You will get 11 tracks with a couple of guest appearances by Lil Raider, Filthy Fill, Aristotle and Karina Sosa. Peep Loot Smith on Facebook and have a look at the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


15 January 2012: Sixx Figgaz - Cold Dope Winter

Well, Sixx Figgaz is officially crazy - he has already released so many albums that I lost count long time back. In fact it's only been a couple of days since we wrote about his brand new solo album "Breaking News". We have also recently reviewed his sophomore solo project (read the article). And now we are back with information on the upcoming one titled "Cold Dope Winter". This North Highlands representative is planning to drop it on February 10th. It will consist of 10 tracks with guest appearances by Trigga Man, Young Chitty, Big Sash, A.T. and Franchise. Learn more about Sixx Figgaz on his official website SixxFiggaz.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


15 January 2012: Tha Thurd - To Tha Thurd Level (free)

Merced County, 209 district representative Tha Thurd is now back with the re-release of his solo album titled "To Tha Thurd Level". He's more into hip-hop with conscious delivery, so if you crave for something lyrical, be sure to check this one out. What is more, this album is available for free download on artist's BandCamp page. There are 10 tracks with only features by Luckyiam and Looney209. Peep Tha Thurd on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


15 January 2012: Tha Thurd - Tha Ugly Truth

We are a little late on this one, but it's always better later than never. If you are into more lyrical hip-hop/rap you might be interested in what Tha Thurd is cooking. This Atwater, 209 area code representative released his second solo titled "Tha Ugly Truth" back on October 31st 2011. Watch the title track:



The album is currently available for the low on Thurd's BandCamp page. There are 11 tracks with guest appearances by Eligh, LuckyIam, Sunspot Jonz of The Living Legends and more. Find out more about the artist at his Facebook page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


15 January 2012: T-Nutty & Liq - Slangin And Bangin

After bringing you "The Tonite Show" with DJ Fresh in 2010, Sacramento rapper T-Nutty hooks up with another Sac-Town artist by the name of Liq. They will bring you their joint project called "Slangin And Bangin" on March 20th under Sac Music Group. Expect to hear guest appearances by J Stalin, Dubb 20, Marvaless, Killa Tay, Lil Retro, Lil Face, Young Lifeez & more. The production will be delivered by Scorp Diezel, Jon Famous and KJ Beats. Stay tuned to BayUndaground as we'll definitely keep you posted on this one.


15 January 2012: LoveWire compilation

The Livewire Records is working hard all year long. The next one to come is a brand new compilation album called "LoveWire" which is dropping on Valentine's Day. It will be available online earlier though - on February 1st. Expect to hear verses from Stevie Joe, Philthy Rich, Bobby Valentino, J Stalin, Shady Nate, Lil Goofy, Balance, Armani DePaul, L'Jay, Lil Kev and many more. The production will be handled by The Mekanix, AK-47, The Sound Shop, D Dosia, Drumma Boy, Genesis & Bassfeez. Stay tuned to us!


15 January 2012: Stevie Joe - The Tonite Show

Stevie Joe hooked up with DJ Fresh himself to bring you another installment of "The Tonite Show" series. The upcoming one with Oakland's beast will be in stores and online in April. The album will be produced by DJ Fresh and The Whole Shabang. Check out the cover to your right and stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details. Peep Stevie Joe on Facebook.


14 January 2012: C-Bo - Cali Connection

It's been a minute since we heard from Sacramento vet C-Bo. He's finally coming out with a brand new solo album. It will be called "Cali Connection" and will be released on February 21st under Black Market Records. As of now we know it will feature 13 songs with guest appearances by T-Nutty, Outlawz, Young Buck, 211 and more. Here's the tracklist (no features mentioned): (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: The Jacka - The Verdict

There's a second installment of The Jacka's new solo series. After "The Indictment" comes "The Verdict" with 10 brand new tracks and 3 skits. Except for The Jack you'll hear verses by The Game, Cellski, Smigg Dirtee, Lil Rue, J Stalin, Vince V, 12G Shotie and Stevie Joe. You can get either hard copies on RapBay or a digital version on Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Homewrecka - On The Stove

The new solo album by San Francisco / DLK Ent. rapper Homewrecka is now available on RapBay and Amazon. "On The Stove" features 19 songs with guest appearances by Yukmouth, San Quinn, Big Rich, Dubb 20, J Stalin, Reek Daddy, Ya Boy, Young Boo, Shady Nate, Willie Hen, Beeda Weeda and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Big Oso Loc - Bad Newz Bear

We've told you about the upcoming album from Big Rhino that is dropping soon under Active Ent. label. Well, it appears the the record company is also aiming to bring you a brand new solo joint from a homeboy rapper Big Oso Loc - the beast from Fremont. "Bad Newz Bear" will feature Big Rhino, Negro, Mr. G, Samantha B, Bossilera, Chente Corleone, Cisko of P.B.C., Lil Raider, Ono Loco, Don Changolini 4000, Droopy Locs, No Remorse, Fatalist, Pistol Cee, Lefty, Lil Teck, Weech Lok, Pig, Rukus, Akazie and more. Stay tuned for the release date to be announced on BayUndaground.com.


14 January 2012: SouthEast - Momentum

SouthEast is a very prolific Portland, Oregon artist with a huge discography under his belt. Go ahead and visit his official website where you can download for free 8 of his previous releases. He is also out now with full-length album "Momentum" that was officially released yesterday under Sicc-A-Cell Entertainment. It is a half album, half mixtape with an exclusive production by Black Light, Air Tight and Stack. Expect 18 tracks with features by Luni Coleone, Calico101, Skatterman, Knightstalker and more. Good news, the whole project is available for free at such places as DatPiff or Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes, so be sure to check this one out. In order to get more info on SouthEast peep him on ReverbNation, Facebook and Twitter. Peep the official tracklist below: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Stevie Joe - Ass N Kusher

"Ass N Kusher" - now that sounds promising, doesn't it? Stevie Joe is coming out with this brand new mixtape on January 24th under Livewire Records. The cd will be mixed by DJ Rah2K. Except for that be on the lookout for the "Lovewire" compilation dropping on February 14th and the "Tonite Show" with Stevie Joe & DJ Fresh dropping in April. Stay tuned for more details to be announced on BayUndaground and peep Stevie on Facebook.


14 January 2012: Young Lox - Loxycotin: A Futuristic Voyage

Oakland rapper Young Lox is out with a new official solo endeavor called "Loxycotin: A Futuristic Voyage". The album is available now on iTunes and Amazon in digitals, while hard copies should arrive sometime next week. The cd includes 17 songs with guest appearances by Yukmouth, The Jacka, Joe Blow, Fed-X, Husalah, AP.9, Ampichino, Lil Rue, Dru Down, Dem Hoodstarz & more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Bailey - Champ On These Streets (free)

Fillmoe rapper Bailey has recently brought his new 49ers anthem video to the rap table - you can watch it below:



It appears that along with the song came two projects with the same title "Champ On These Streets" - one is a free-for-download mixtape that features 15 tracks including "Who Got It Better". Peep Bailey on Facebook and check the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Bailey - Champ On These Streets (EP)

It appears that there's another project from Bailey that officially came out on January 6th on iTunes. It is also called "Champ On These Streets" and in fact is an EP cd with a few tracks that were also featured on the mixtape cd. Here's the tracklist for ya'll: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: 80 West - International Heavyweight (free)

You should recognize 80 West (fka Playa Mac) from Hollow Tip's Mercenary label albums and his own solo "Chip On My Shoulder" that dropped back in 2005. 80 West is back with a new project titled "International Heavyweight" that is available for free download on DatPiff. It features 16 tracks with guest appearances by Hollow Tip, E-Moe, Rcenal, Gorilla, Da Tykoon, Mr. Blap and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Styll - The Stainless Project (free)

In the end of 2011 we wrote about the new album by Goondox rapper Cash. Right now Sacra rapper Styll - the other member of the Goondox group - has brought his own solo album titled "The Stainless Project". You can download the whole cd for free from DatPiff. It includes original beats by Sideshow, Aaron Alexander, Mista Traux & Slash plus guest appearances by The Goondox, Nino Black, Nelle B, DB, 600, Graphk, King Tay and Lil Retro. Check out Styll on his ReverbNation profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 January 2012: Tbone The Danksta - I Want It All

San Fracisco rapper by the name of Tbone The Danksta has recently brought his new solo album titled "I Want It All". It was released under Stack An Million Records and includes 7 solo cuts. You can buy a digital version on CD Baby. Also be sure to peep Danksta on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 January 2012: Big Rhino - Have I Sinned

Big Rhino is a San Jose homeboy rapper that debuted in 2010 with a solo project called "4 Ever Ridin" released under Evilside Records. Rhino is now working on his sophomore solo album called "Have I Sinned" that is scheduled to drop soon. The cd will be released under Active Entertainment and will feature guest appearances from Mr. G, Big Oso Loc, Lil Dee, Negro, Brown Dna, Nichol, J-Bo, Samantha, Yantz, Frank Gucci, Angelo, B. Baller and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details to be announced and visit rapper's Facebook profile.


12 January 2012: GP The Beast - Gett'n Paid: Still On The Block

Northern California rap fans should recognize rapper by the name of GP The Beast who dropped well known cds like "Finally" in '99 or "Smashin' In The Game" in '05. It's been quite a hiatus for this artist, but don't think he hasn't been working. As far as I've heard he published his own book and dropped a soundtrack sometime ago. Right now he's back with a brand new project called "Gett'n Paid: Still On The Block" which is now available in digital shape on CD Baby. The album includes 11 cuts with guest appearances by Rick Ross, Philthy Rich, Lil Tim and more. Peep GP on Facebook and check out the tracklist below (no featured mentioned): (show tracklist)


12 January 2012: Sixx Figgaz - Breaking News

North Highlands representative by the name of Sixx Figgaz has pleased his fans with 10 projects last year. Now that's a score! Well, he ain't stopping working hard as we can already cop his latest solo endeavor titled "Breaking News". The cd is available only in digitals on iTunes and includes 11 tracks with guest appearances by Trigga Man, Dpone, Big baby, Da Jungle Boyz & Ket D.O. This one is most probably one of his official releases, because we heard it's going to be pressed soon. Check out the official Sixx Figgaz' website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 January 2012: Lady Ile - 1st Impression (free)

If you're into female flows you can download a free EP project from Santa Cruz girl by the name of Lady Ile. Her short album includes 6 cuts entirely produced by DJ Fresh himself. Check Lady Ile on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


11 January 2012: T-Buiz - Growth Stage (free)

San Jose rapper by the name of T-Buiz has just brought his new solo album called "Growth Stage" for free download. You can now get it straight from DatPiff while hard copies should arrive on January 17th. The cd includes 19 songs produced by Y.V., V09, D-Matic and The Concept Man with guest performances by San Quinn, Shamrocc, Enormus, D-Milla, R.O.D., Suryil, Michelle Martinez, MacArthur and others. Peep T-Buiz on Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 January 2012: Slo-O - FlyBoy Muzik Mixtape Vol. 1

San Francisco artist by the name of Slo-O should already be familiar to Bay Area rap fans, because he has two cds under his belt: "Game Over" from 2002 and "Devils On My Back" released digitally in 2007. Right now he's aiming to bring you his new project, a mixtape called "FlyBoy Muzik" which is dropping on January 24th. We'll be giving you more details very soon. In the meantime peep Slo-O on Twitter and ReverbNation.


11 January 2012: Young Boomin - Against All Odds

Be on the lookout for a brand new solo album "Against All Odds" from East Palo Alto representative Young Boomin dropping on February 14th. The project will feature guest appearances by Glasses Malone, Mistah F.A.B., Stevie Joe, Beeda Weeda, DB Th guest appearances will include General, Lil Rue, H2 Hardheadz, Jimmie Reign, Matt Blaque and more. Get at Young Boomin on Facebook and stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more info coming soon.


11 January 2012: Kautious - Red Eye Mixtape (free)

Fresno rapper Kautious has recently brought you his new mixtape project called "Red Eye". It's available for free download on DatPiff and includes 21 songs out of which some have already been featured on his 2010 cd "Pharoahs & Peasants". Except for the host you'll hear verses by The Jacka, Krypto, J Stalin, Shady Nate, Erk Tha Jerk, Willie Bo, Drake, Ice & Lieutenant. Check out Kautious on Facebook and MilitaryMusik.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 January 2012: Prank - MMXII (2012) (free)

Berkeley rapper Prank (of Diligentz) has just brought his new project called "MMXII (2012)" for free download. The album includes 23 cuts with original beats from Jay Ant, JustinKase, Mr. Collins, Sweetz Beatz, P-Lo, Skin&Bones & D. Spitta and guest appearances by Kafani, Ray Gueverra, Rick The Ruller, J-Roc, J-Dub, Junco G, Esco, Smoovie Baby, Kool John and more. Check out Prank on his BandCamp page and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


10 January 2012: Big Tone presents Sav It Out Volume Four: Pains Of The Game

There's an official release date for the upcoming third installment of Big Tone's Sav It Out compilation series. "Pains Of The Game" will be released on March 9th and will include guest appearances by B-Dawg, Laced, Chingaso, Mr. Kee, Mac Mall, Big Rhino, Lil Raider, Philthy Rich, Berner, Filthy Fill, Davina, Nsanity, Conspiracy, Sneaks, Shadow, Doc 9, Tito B and more.


10 January 2012: Mean Doe Green - Hard Hats And Hand Grenades (free)

Sacramento rapper Mean Doe Green has recently brought you his new free-for-download album called "Hard Hats And Hand Grenades". It features 15 songs with production from Mean Doe Green, Willie Staxx, Drum Addictz, MT, Money L, SoulPlusMind and more. Except for the host you'll also hear verses by The Jacka, Planet Asia, Raekwon, Griffen, Bloe, Black Zeek and others. Get at Mean Doe Green on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 January 2012: Equipto - Million Dollar Remix Series Vol. 4: Resinated Raps

We're back with the official track listing for the upcoming fourth installment of Million Dollar Remix series. Volume 4 called "Resinated Raps" will be handled by Equipto and will drop on February 21st under Million Dollar Dream record label. The album will include 14 songs produced by Nick Peace with live bass and guitar by Tebo, drums by First Degree The D.E and cittern by Aryeh Frankfurter, featuring guest vocals by Mike Marshall, San Quinn, Son Of Man, Grouch, Z-Man, Smoov-E & Kirby Dominant. Visit the label's official website and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


09 January 2012: Justo - Son Of A Biker

Justo is a San Jose rapper and a member of Green House / Hunnit Proof label who you may remember from his last year's free-for-download release called "The Paper Route". The artist is aiming to bring you his official solo album this February. It will be called "Son Of A Biker" and will include guest appearances by Stevie Joe, Joe Blow, Lil Rue, Scoot Dogg, K-Loc, Pody Mouf, Aftah Sum, J Hitta and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details to be announced and in the meantime check out Justo on Facebook and his official blog page.


09 January 2012: Gift Of Gab - The Next Logical Progression

Be on the lookout for the upcoming solo album from an Oakland artist Gift Of Gab dropping on March 27th. The project will be called "The Next Logical Progression" and will feature 12 tracks with guest appearances by Zumbi, George Clinton, Martin Luther, Ms K, Raashad Ahmad, Samatha Kravitz and Latyrx. Follow Gift Of Gab on Twitter and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


09 January 2012: Beezly Macaphee - Mr. New Money

Swamp Muzik Inc. is a Bay Area label that dropped two new projects on January 1st. One of them is a solo album by a northern Cali rapper Beezly Macaphee titled "Mr. New Money". The cd is available in digitals on iTunes or Rhapsody and includes 24 songs with guest appearances by Skip Dog, Chris Lockett, Caliblack, Studio Ton, Swisha, Chevy Crocker and more. Peep Facebook pages from Beezly and Swamp Muzik label. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 January 2012: Caliblack - Hard Labor Breeds Paper

The other project that dropped on January 1st under Swamp Muzik Inc. label is a solo album by a Bay Area rapper Caliblack called "Hard Labor Breeds Paper". The cd is available in digitals on iTunes and includes 19 songs with guest appearances by Pizzo, Dolla Will, Beezly Macaphee, T Mazz, Aristotle, Swisha and more. Check out Caliblack on Facebook and ReverbNation and be sure to peep the Swamp Muzik Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 January 2012: TNT - Let It All Out (free)

TNT is an underground Modesto, 209 representative that has already brought two street albums to the rap table. He has recently dropped a free-for-download solo mixtape called "Let It All Out" that features 17 songs. Peep TNT on ReverbNation and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


07 January 2012: H2 Hardheadz - Welcome To Trife City

H2 Hardheadz is a rap duo out of San Francisco's Hunter's Point made of A.R. and Young Shaad. They have just brought a debut group album called "Welcome To Trife City" which dropped under RightWay Productions and is presented by RBL Posse. The project is available now in digitals on iTunes and CD Baby, while hard copies will hit the stores in February. The cd includes 17 songs with guest appearances by Black C, San Quinn, Arsenal, Yung Lott, Shad Gee, Lil Joke, Jinx & more. Be sure to visit H2 Hardheadz on Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 January 2012: Homewrecka - On The Stove

We're coming back with the full tracklist for the upcoming solo album by San Francisco / DLK Ent. rapper Homewrecka. The project "On The Stove" will be out on January 17th and will feature 19 songs with guest appearances by Yukmouth, San Quinn, Big Rich, Dubb 20, J Stalin, Reek Daddy, Ya Boy, Young Boo, Shady Nate, Willie Hen, Beeda Weeda and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 January 2012: SouthEast - Momentum

SouthEast is a very prolific Portland, Oregon artist with a huge discography under his belt. Go ahead and visit his official website where you can download for free 8 of his previous releases. The one to come next is a full-length album "Momentum". It is about to drop on January 13th under Sicc-A-Cell Entertainment. It will be a half album, half mixtape with an exclusive production by Black Light, Air Tight and Stack. Expect 18 tracks with features by Luni Coleone, Calico101, Skatterman, Knightstalker and more. Listen to a teaser preview on YouTube and in order to get more info on SouthEast check him out on ReverbNation, Facebook and Twitter. Peep the official tracklist below: (show tracklist)


05 January 2012: T-Buiz - Growth Stage

San Jose rapper by the name of T-Buiz has recently hooked up with 408Inc label to bring you his new solo album called "Growth Stage". The project will hit iTunes on January 17th and will feature tracks like "Warrior" or "Superstardom" with Shamrocc which you can listen to on SoundCloud. Peep T-Buiz on Facebook and Twitter and stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details to be announced.


05 January 2012: 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. His official debut solo cd called "Inspired By The Struggle, Created In The Hustle" is scheduled to hit the stores on January 27th under Black Grapes Music Collection. You can already pre-order your copy on 408Inc store and get a free DVD. The album will include 15 songs with guest appearances by Stik Gilatine, Tha Sav Krew, 2 Left Feet, Blockzilla, Mike Dash E, Kirby Kirb, Jay Fingaz and many more. Check out Bossquach on his official website and Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 January 2012: B-Zo - The Light & Dark (free)

Once again we're back with the info about B-Zo's "The Light & Dark" mixtape. It is now also available for free download on DatPiff. You can also purchase its digital version on artist's ReverbNation store. The cd includes 17 cuts with guest appearances by Brotha Lynch Hung, COS, G-Macc, Crookwood, Tall Cann G, Calico 101 and more. Check out B-Zo on Facebook page and SiccTeeVee website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 January 2012: 80s Babiez - Back To The 80s

Oakland group by the name of 80s Babiez is out with its new project called "Back To The 80s". It is available on iTunes and street stores like Rasputins and Dimples. The album features verses by people like YG Soprano, Ike Dola, A1, Mista A.O., Pezzo Perez, G.Will, J-Rida, Keyon Cash, Yung X, Dezit Eaze, Jon Wayne, Rob Roy, Smurk, Young Game, Krook Fresh, Yung Cinco, Know1 and more. Be sure to check out 80s Babiez official Facebook fan page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 January 2012: B-Zo - The Light & Dark Mixtape

A couple of days ago we told you about a new mixtape project from Sacra rapper B-Zo of Lynch's Madesicc Muzicc. "The Light & Dark" album is available in digital version on B-Zo's ReverbNation and features 17 songs. Today we bring you a brand new cover artwork and the full cd tracklist which includes guest appearances by Brotha Lynch Hung, COS, G-Macc, Crookwood, Tall Cann G, Calico 101 and more. Check out B-Zo on Facebook page and SiccTeeVee website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 January 2012: Philthy Rich - Hood Rich 3

In the end of 2011 Philthy Rich has brought "Hood Rich 3" for free download. Good news for all cd collectors - now you can also grab its hard copy from RapBay. The album 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)


04 January 2012: Mike-Dash-E - I Am Hustle (free)

Rapper Mike-Dash-E hailing from Hercules (510) has recently dropped his new solo joint titled "I Am Hustle". In fact it's free for legal download. What you'll get is a set of 15 songs with guest appearances by C-Plus, Jay Ant, Loverance, Paul Kim & Adele, plus beats produced by Haarold, Lambo Beats, Jay Ant, J Moe, O.D., The Regulars, Nick Maples, J Dilla & Thundertrax. Check out Mike's official website and Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 January 2012: Da Tykoon - Get On Ya Grind EP

San Francisco rapper by the name of Da Tykoon has just brought another EP album called "Get On Ya Grind". It's available in digital shape on iTunes and CD Baby. The cd includes 8 cuts with guest appearances by Hollow Tip, Les Gimix, P.Coat, Ice Meez, J-Cizzle & The Real Ace Boogie. Get at Da Tykoon on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


04 January 2012: Legacy9 - Rising Up (free)

Legacy 9 is an up-and-coming duet made of two young Petaluma (707) representatives: H.E. Himself and Sonny D. They've recently dropped their debut mixtape project called "Rising Up" which is available now on DatPiff for free download. It includes 9 cuts produced by H.E. Himself. Be sure to visit Legacy9's Facebook and ReverbNation pages. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 January 2012: Stickup Kiddz - Reporting Live (free)

Oakland duo Stickup Kiddz is back at it again with a brand new mixtape project called "Reporting Live". It's available for free download on DatPiff and includes 17 cuts. Except for Drama Da Kid and Phanom Da Don you'll also hear verses by NHT Boyz, Rude Boi Reed and Darian. Peep Stickup Kiddz on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


04 January 2012: Coupe - The Smoking Section (free)

Richmond representative and a member of Arrangatang Gang duo - Coupe - has just dropped his mixtape project called "The Smoking Section". It's available for free download on HotNewHipHop and includes 13 songs with guest appearances by Ageezy, Dev Tha Chaser, Lipe, Kroon, Arkaydion, Trill, Dre Moe & Young Sluggah. Get at Coupe on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


03 January 2012: B-Dub - 20 Money

Berkeley rapper B-Dub / the CEO of Gorilla Muzik label is aiming to bring you his new solo album called "20 Money" by the end of January. B-Dub is waiting for the album to be mastered as we speak. As of now you can listen to two songs on YouTube: "Outa My Head" with Mr. Rob Zalien and "Lifes A...". Also be sure to read our review of B-Dub's previous release titled "Fiend Muzik" which is now also available in Rasputins. BayUndaground.com will definitely keep you posted on this one.


03 January 2012: Daveed Diggs - Small Things To A Giant (free)

Oakland rapper Daveed Diggs has just dropped his debut free-for-download project called "Small Things To A Giant". It's available now on Daveed's BandCamp site and features 11 cuts with original production by DJ Playuhhh, Chukwudi Hodge, Wildman, Daveed Diggs, Radproductionz & Rafael Casal. Except for the host you'll also hear guest appearances by Moe Green, Rafael Casal, Rob Baron, Laurn Nagel, Big Sizz, Uncle Huss & Chinaka Hodge. Get at Daveed on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


03 January 2012: Proe - Be Brave, Gladiator

Santa Cruz rapper by the name of Proe has recently brought us his debut solo release called "Be Brave, Gladiator". The album is available in digitals on artist's BandCamp site. It was entirly produced by Proe himself, except for 2 cuts delivered by LMNTlyst and featured guitar and keys played by Emanuel Townsed and Ben Leduc-Mills. You'll also hear additional vocals from Natalie Singly and Lani Trock. Check out the official Proe's website and his Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 January 2012: Big K-J presents Mobb Chroniclez Vol. 1 (free)

Fresno rapper Big K-J (aka KJ) of Dosia has recently brought his new compilation called "Mobb Chroniclez Vol. 1". It's a free-for-download release that is available on DatPiff. The album includes 26 songs with verses by Big K-J, Snoop Dogg, Yukmouth, Keak Da Sneak, Luni Coleone, AP.9, E-Moe, Killa Tay, West Turf and many more. Check out K-J's Facebook and ReverbNation profiles. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 January 2012: Erk Tha Jerk & London - The Wake Up EP

There's a brand new EP release from Richmond rapper Erk Tha Jerk and Oakland artist London available now in digital version on London's BandCamp site. The album includes 9 cuts with no features. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: 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. In 2011 he already dropped a mixtape cd called "Tha Soundtrack Of My Life" and now has a 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 is now out with his whole new project called "Still Standing" that dropped under Thizz Latin. It includes 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. All major on-line retailers should have it in stock by now. Pressed copies are also available and we will let you know where you can grab them. Visit Unknown at his Facebook page and check out the official tracklist below: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: Strangulation 5: One Last Blast

There's an official, yet not final set of tracks for the upcoming "Strangulation 5: One Last Blast" project from Smokie Loco's Evil Side Records label that is dropping by the end of January. It will be a double album with guest appearances by Smokie Loco, Droopy Lector, Big Rhino, Negro, Conspiracy, Pistol Cee, Lefty, Moreno, Redrum, Rukus, Akazie, Ono Loco, Duke, Young D, Troll, Silent Machetez, Big Oso Loc, Lil Bandit & more. The production will be handled by Moreno, Villan, NuSense, Jaye, Frogger, G Real, Sleepy, Sinima, Stix, BMK, Lil Bandit & more. Be sure to read our reviews of Evil Side Records cds and check out the interview we conducted with Smokie Loco back in 2010. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: B-Zo - The Light & Dark Mixtape

Sacramento rapper B-Zo of Brotha Lynch's Madesicc Muzicc label is out with a solo mixtape project called "The Light And Dark". The album includes 17 tracks with guest appearances by Brotha Lynch Hung, G-Macc, COS, Tall Cann G and others from Madesicc camp. The cd is available now in digitals on B-Zo's ReverbNation. Also be sure to check out rapper's Facebook page and SiccTeeVee website. Tracklist (no features mentioned): (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: 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 is finally available on WeTheWest.com. The cd includes 11 tracks with guest appearances by Gucci Mane, Frenchie, Chynk Show & Waka Flocka Flame. Check out A-Wax and YG Hootie on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: Sixx Figgaz - The Grinch That Rapped For Xmas Mixtape (free)

We've been constantly lacing you with news articles about the North Highlands representative Sixx Figgaz, who's relentlessly lacing people with his regular and free-for-download releases. We have even recently reviewed his second official solo endeavor titled "West Coast Language" (read the article). During Christmas time the artist laced you with a brand new mixtape titled "The Grinch That Rapped For Xmas" - now that's ridiculous! It features 11 tracks with guest performances by G.H., Young Goon and Big Sash. Download it for free and have a look at the tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: DB Tha General - I Invented Gas (free)

East Oakland rapper by the name of DB Tha General has recently dropped a free-for-download cd called "I Invented Gas" that is presented by Badmouth Ent. and Thizzler.com website. The album includes 14 cuts and is available in digitals for download.


01 January 2012: Philthy Rich & The Hoodstarz - The Conspiracy (free)

There's a promo project from an Oakland beast Philthy Rich and EPA duo Hoodstarz called "The Conspiracy" which is available for free download. It includes a set of 18 cuts out of which I'm sure some were already featured on previously released cds. Except for the trio you'll hear guest appearances by The Jacka, Too Short, Richie Rich, J Stalin, Lil Rue, Lil Blood, Messy Marv, San Quinn, Laroo, Drew Deezy, Big Rich, Nio Tha Gift and others, plus production from Mekanix, AK-47, Fresh Killers, Sean T, Traxamillion, DJ Slim & Stagmotta. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: Cutty Dame - Refure 2 Go Broke (free)

San Jose rapper Cutty Dame has just brought you his new solo street project for free download on DatPiff. You'll get a set of 16 cuts with guest appearances by Stevie Joe, Pody Mouf, AG Cubano, Justo, Dubb 20, Young Chill & more. Check out Cutty Dame on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: Mike Pre - The Movement (free)

San Carlos rapper by the name of Mike Pre is out with another solo street cd called "The Movement". It is available for free download on Mike Pre's Bandcamp site and his official website. The project includes 13 tracks with features by M Dot Brando, Zak1, Courtesy1, Big A, Da Alphabets, J Doe, Heroe, Mistah Dub, Tony T, Divine, Derk Juru, A.L. & Isaiah Eugene. Get at Mike Pre on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


01 January 2012: King Nooch - Everybody Wants To Be King (free)

Rapper King Nooch hailing from Suisun City (707) has recently brought you his new free-for-download album called "Everybody Wants To Be King" which is available now on DatPiff. The project includes 16 cuts with guest appearances by Pyro Da Banga, Nutty Bo, D-Boy, DJ KD Assassin, Dezzy Byrd, Casj Monet and more. Check out King Nooch on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)