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30 May 2012: Lil Blood & Boo Banga - Cream Soda And Actavis

Oakland rapper Lil Blood hooked up with San Francisco native Boo Banga to bring you their joint effort called "Cream Soda And Actavis". The album is available now on RapBay and was released under Livewire / 3rd World Mob Entertainment. The cd consists of 15 songs with guest appearances by J Stalin, Philthy Rich, Dem Hoodstarz, Stevie Joe, Shady Nate, Lil Goofy, Mitchy Slick and others. Get at Lil Blood on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


30 May 2012: Tweety - All Red Everythang

Modesto female rapper by the name of Tweety is aiming to release her brand new solo album under West Side Prod. on July 14th. The project will include guest appearances by Young Droop, Myth, Big Oso Loc, Tito B, Big Tone, Never, C-Dubb, Chente Corleone, Filthy Fill, Yantz, Wicked Point, Cisko, Lil Toro, Redrum, Baller, Bobby Tek and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more info to be announced. In the meantime get at her on Facebook.


30 May 2012: Green R Fieldz - The Fly Stoner

Green R Fieldz is a rapper hailing from Willits in the 707 area code who has recently brought his brand new solo album called "The Fly Stoner". It is now available on RapBay and will be hitting other spots on July 12th - the official release date. The cd includes 17 cuts with numerous appearances by The Dragons, Gorilla Pits and other emcees like Mitchy Slick, The Jacka, Mistah F.A.B., Nio Tha Gift, Cozmo, Matt Blaque, Mike Marshall and more. Check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


29 May 2012: Telly Mac - Sleepin On Slapz

DLK Enterprise has already flooded the Bay Area scene with its projects. Only in 2012 it brought Homewrecka's solo "On The Stove" (read the review), "Hood Files Part 2" compilation, free for download project "DLK Dope Volume 2" and the latest "Cutthoat Soup" from Reek Daddy. The camp is aiming to bring you "Loyal Constituents" by Young Robbery, Telly Mac & Peezy on June 19th and "Alpha Male" from Chino Montana on July 17th. If that's not enough they're planning to release a few more other cds like for instance a "best of" album by Telly Mac. Be on the look out for "Sleepin On Slapz" dropping in 3 days - June 1st.


29 May 2012: Free Stackwell: The Compilation

Stackwell is a Seattle, WA rapper that has been recently serving a 17-year sentence for an assault case. June 19th will bring a compilation project titled "Free Stackwell" which will include original songs that were written and recorded from incarceration. The album will be released under Stackwell's Out Seekin Cash record label and will include guest appearances by Stackwell, C-Bo, Brotha Lynch Hung, Reek Daddy, Cool Nutz, Mac Mall, Da' Unda' Dogg, Dubee, Hollow Tip, J-Diggs, Luni Coleone and more. Stay tuned for more details and in the meantime check out Stackwell's fan page on Facebook and his profile on ReverbNation.


29 May 2012: Loaded - 1993 (free)

Richmond representative by the name of Loaded is back with a brand new street project called "1993". It is available for free download at DatPiff and includes 11 cuts with a few exclusive beats delivered by Loaded himself. Except for the host you'll hear guest appearances by N.I.C.K., Mair E. Jane and Brick Bandon. Get at Loaded on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


28 May 2012: C-Bo - Orca

West Coast veteran C-Bo has already pleased his fans this year with a "Cali Connection" album, yet he's aiming to give you even more. "Orca" is the title of Cowboy's upcoming solo. There's no release date yet, but you can already pre-order it from RapBay. What's more, you can already watch the first official video for a song "187" featuring WC:



Except "Orca" to include guest appearances by B-Legit, Marvaless, Young Buck and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com as we'll definitely bring you more details.


28 May 2012: Lil Ric - Plugged In: Live From The Streets

Richmond veteran Lil Ric is aiming to bring you his new solo EP project called "Plugged In: Live From The Streets". It is scheduled to drop on August 8th both in digital and hard copies. The project will include guest appearances by Mistah F.A.B., Locksmith, Laroo, Nio Tha Gift, Fox, Pimp Pooh Hef, Hollywood, Nardy Crash, Ice Nic, Boogie Down and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details.


28 May 2012: BPos - Pos Tapes Vol. 3 (free)

San Francisco artist by the name of BPos is back with a third installment of "Pos Tapes" street projects series. Volume 3 is available for free download at BPos' BandCamp and includes 16 tracks entirely produced by Ghost Notes. You'll hear guest appearances by Equipto, F Dog, Akil, Z-Man, Pep Love, Dublin, Kelli Love, Girl Ab'Strakt and Melina Jones. Be sure to visit BPos on his official website and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


28 May 2012: Twan Mac - Sins Of A Hustlers (free)

Pittsburg rapper by the name of Twan Mac is back with a new mixtape project called "Sins Of A Hustler". It is available for free download at MixtapeFactory.com. You'll get a set of 19 cuts with a few guests like Seed, Ajay, Cali Kid & Phat Marcus. Be also sure to check out our two reviews of his previous releases. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2012: PSD Tha Drivah - Bullets And Bouquets

A well known Vallejo representative PSD Tha Drivah has recently come back home from a 4-year long fed time. He's freshly out with a brand new video for a song called "Luv My Niggas" that will be featured on PSD's upcoming solo "Bullets And Bouquets". Watch the video below:



Truth is we've already told you about this project once as it supposedly leaked to the Internet. Now it will arrive to the table officially - should be released on May 29th under SMC Ent. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details to be announced and in the meantime peep rapper's website.


25 May 2012: The Jacka - The Sentence

The third installment of The Jacka's combo project "The Sentence" is dropping on June 5th, yet it has recently arrived to RapBay. The album includes 13 titles with guest appearances by Hollow Tip, Messy Marv, Mitchy Slick, J Stalin, Bueno, Dubb 20, Balance, Big Rich, Freeway and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2012: Napalm - I'm Holding

Sometime ago we informed you about the debut solo album by Napalm of San Francisco group Sav Lyf. As of now his cd "I"m Holding" was available only on iTunes, yet it is now also sold on RapBay in hard copies. Expect 14 tracks with guest appearances by such well known rappers as San Quinn, Mr. Kee, Taydatay, Redeyez, Swinla, Erruption, Freddy Chingaz and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2012: LB - Fuck The Police (free)

West Oakland representative LB has just dropped his new mixtape called "Fuck The Police". It is available for free download on HotNewHipHop.com and includes 18 songs with guest appearances by Stevie Joe, Ronald Mack, Eddi Projex, Studio Mike, Lil Boosie, KTO, Manip, Young DEL and others. Check out LB's profiles on Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2012: AK-47 presents Pittsburg Pirates (free)

Pittsburg producer by the name of AK-47 is back with another street project called "Pittsburg Pirates". The beats were obviously delivered by AK-47, while verses were brought by such artists as The Jacka, Husalah, Arsenal, Turfeazy Breh, Wicho, B-Dollaz, B-Killed, Stax, Sly Stoner and many more. The whole album is available for free download. Get at AK-47 on Facebook.


24 May 2012: Mango Marlow - Slaps & Fat Ass Poop Sacks (free)

Sacramento artist by the name of Mango Marlow has recently brought you his street release called "Slaps & Fat Ass Poop Sacks". It is available for free download and includes 16 cuts with production by Jay Ant, IAmSu!, Young Rub, Maverick & C-Loz. Except for Mango Marlow you will hear verses by Roach Gigz, Octo, Hard Hitta, Cheese, Lil 4, Hard Hitta, Fresh, FMB Guvy & Jahrail Taylor. Get at Mango Marlow on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


22 May 2012: Yukmouth - Half Baked

Good news to for all cd collectors as you can now also grab a hard copy of Yukmouth's latest release titled "Half Baked" - available online on RapBay. Its digital version is sold via iTunes. The cd includes 20 songs with a huge list of guest appearances by The Jacka, Dru Down, Ya Boy, Cellski, B-Legit, G-Stack, Lee Majors, J Stalin, Beeda Weeda, C-Bo, Young Noble, Daz, Joe Blow and many more. Yuk is also working on the full length solo album called "Dragon Gang" which is scheduled to drop in September. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 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 on September 16th. The cd will be released under Active Entertainment and will feature guest appearances by 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.


22 May 2012: Casual - He Still Think He Raw

East Oakland representative Casual is out with a brand new official solo album titled "He Still Think He Raw" which is a sequel to the 2001 "He Think He Raw" project. You can get a physical and a digital copy on the album's official website or iTunes store. It includes 12 cuts with guest appearances by Mistah F.A.B., Mitchy Slick, Young Gully, The Grouch, Pep Love, Opio, Mr. Town, Hongry and Deltrice. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2012: King Cydal - Catfish & Prawns (free)

Bay Area rap fans may already be familiar with a rapper named of King Cydal hailing from East Menlo Park. We've already had a chance to promote a couple of his previous projects and even review one of them called "Royal Solution". King Cydal is back with yet another mixtape project titled "Catfish & Prawns". It is available for free download at DatPiff. Peep King Cydal on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2012: Chapp The Rapstar - Stunt Season

Oakland rapper Chapp The Rapstar is back with a new solo endeavor called "Stunt Season". It is now available in digital and physical version on Chapp's BandCamp site. The album includes production by Chapp The Rapstar himself, Superstar O, Vybez Beats, DJ Da West, Mutiny Production & Blind Ent. You'll get a set of 14 songs with guest appearances by Kaz Kyzah, Gigs510, Yogi, Boss Buck, Autotne Specialist, The Rapstarz, BeatRoc, James SPR & Monie Monroe. Check out Chapp The Rapstar on ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2012: Luck - The Rolls Royce Project

Be on the lookout for an official solo album called "The Rolls Royce Project" from Stockton representative by the name of Luck. The cd will feature 14 tracks with guest appearances by The Jacka, Knowledge Bone, John Riley, B.Houston, Yung Stax, Ncredable and more. The production will be handled by Ncredable, King Dave, Lil Bro, Mozaik Muzik, Tony Scott, Ill Muzik & Brave Star. The release date of the album is July 17th. Visit rapper's Twitter and Facebook pages. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2012: B-Style & Da Tykoon - Get Out The Way

San Francisco rapper Da Tykoon hooked up with Oregon representative B-Style to bring you their joint project called "Get Out The Way". It is now available in digital version on CD Baby. The album dropped under Very Aggresive, Outta Da Gutta Digital and iSlap Ent. labels. Be sure to check out Da Tykoon and B-Style on Facebook. Peep also our interview we conducted with Da Tykoon back in March this year. Be on the lookout for Da Tykoon's solo "Minor 2 A Major" coming out on June 1st. Tracklist to "Get Out The Way": (show tracklist)


22 May 2012: Sol - Mixed Messages

Sacramento rapper by the name of Sol (aka Sol Lopez) has recently dropped his new solo album called "Mixed Messages". You can buy the cd online at CD Baby and Amazon - both in hard and digital version. The project includes 17 songs with guest appearances by Hennessy, Stix, Speak Ez, Forensic, Adrew Joseph, Yossarian Bowens & Renee Lopez. Be sure to visit Sol's official website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: AP.9 - Million Dollar Remix Series Vol. 4: Mob Star

There's another installment of Million Dollar Dream's remix series - this time handled by AP.9 of the Mob Figaz. "Mob Star" project is now available on RapBay and includes 12 songs with production by Nick Peace, Indecent, Murdoc, Justin Weis and Big D, bass and guitar by Tebo, Justin Weis, drums by Indecent and Tone Capone. There are also 6 unreleased cuts and guest appearances by The Jacka, Husalah, Gonzoe, Shill Mac and Young Gasz. Peep Million Dollar Dream's website and check out the tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Connect Da Blockz

A well known Bay Area record label called DLK Enterprise is back with a brand new compilation project and is aiming to bring you even more this year. "Connect Da Blockz" is out now and is available online on iTunes. The album features 16 songs with verses by Telly Mac, Boo Banga, Homewrecka, San Quinn, Peezy, Young Robbery, Swinla, Redeyez, V-Town, Dirty J and more. The production was handled by Dex Beats, Charizma, Rob-E, DLP, V-Town, Five, Monk and Tony Jazzo. Unfortunately the label doesn't plan to press it. Be on the lookout for Boo Banga's solo album and Telly Mac's "The Best Of..." cd coming later this year. Tracklist for the compilation: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Chino Montana - Alpha Male

DLK Enterprise is also aiming to release an official solo album by Concord representative Chino Montana. The cd will be titled "Alpha Male" and will drop on July 17th. You'll hear 15 brand new cuts with guest appearances by Big Syke, C-Fresh, Lil Dee, Young Boo, Homewrecka, San Quinn, Redeyez, Young Robbery, J.Banks & more. Stay tuned for more details to be announced on BayUndaground.com.


21 May 2012: Reek Daddy presents Cutthoat Soup

Crestside representative Reek Daddy is surely a vet on our website. We've reviewed plenty of his solo albums, including the one titled "Straight Pirate Type" that dropped on DLK Enterprise (read the review). Reek is out with yet another compilation project "Cutthoat Soup" which is now available online on RapBay and should arrive to other spots any minute. The cd includes 20 songs with guest appearances by Dubee, Sleepdank, Da' Unda' Dogg, Bad Bizness, Homewrecka and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Joe Blow - Real Recognize Real

Oakland representative by the name of Joe Blow has recently dropped his brand new solo project called "Real Recognize Real". The album was released under Blow Money Records and Artist Records and is now available in digitals on iTunes. It features guest appearances by Yukmouth, The Jacka, Husalah, Dubb 20, Cellski, Dru Down, Lee Majors, Young Bossi, Nahliyah, Street Knowledge and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Stony Danza - Stone City

San Jose representative Stony Danza of Mexican Weed Headz has recently brought his new solo endeavor called "Stone City". The album was released under GMG record label and is now available in digital version on iTunes or Amazon. The album includes 10 cuts with a few guest appearances by Minnie Lou, Dru, Solo Creep and Dat Boi Dro. Get at Stony Danza on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Danny From Sobrante - Cutting Room Floor Vol. 2 (free)

East Oakland representative by the name of Danny From Sobrante has just dropped his new mixtape project called "Cutting Room Floor Vol. 2". You can download it now for free from DatPiff. It includes 15 songs with a single guest appearance by Brookfield Duece. Be sure to check out Danny's official website and his Facebook profile. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: ST Spittin - Lighters & Ink Pens (free)

Oakland rapper by the name of ST Spittin is out with a brand new street project titled "Lighters & Ink Pens". You can download it now for free! The album includes original production delivered by Will Bracy, ST Spittin, SB Focuzs, IAmSu!, P-Lo, Jay Ant, Sean Bo, Slapmaster and Chancellor. Except for ST Spittin you'll also hear guest verses by Young Gully, IAmSu!, Plane Jane, Kool John, Aka Frank, Kiid Phresh and others. Get at ST on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Smurf - The Deep Blue See Mixtape (free)

There's another free for download release from San Jose based label GHHP. "The Deep Blue See" is a solo mixtape from Josie Bois' member Smurf. The album includes 12 songs with guest appearances by E-Nutt, Justo, Cityshawn, Cee, Duke, J-Chuzo, Kellz, Dre Cash, Yung Sav and Fresh. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Semi Auto - Been Off Tha Porch

Rapper Semi-Auto (born and raised in Oklahoma City, now residing in Denver, Colorado) is aiming to bring you his brand new solo album called "Been Off Tha Porch". There's no release date yet, but we already know it will feature 19 songs with guest appearances by X-Raided, Redrum 781, E-Moe, Nyke Nitti, Slip Capone, Speedball, Calico 101 and more. Stay tuned to us for more details.


21 May 2012: Chozen - Back Like I Never Left (free)

If you're into Christian rap music you can download a brand new solo project from an Oakland artist Chozen. "Back Like I Never Left" features 14 songs with guest appearances by Paul B., Miranda Boston, Kori Harding, Bigg E. and Godsend. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: S.O.S. - From Tha Valley To Tha Bay

Northern California representative S.O.S. is aiming to bring you his new solo album titled "From Tha Valley To Tha Bay". The cd will be available online on Amazon and iTunes on May 29th and will drop under Thug Symphony Records / Traffic City Ent. You'll get a set of 14 tracks with guest appearances by Sicc Chris, Chris Ray, Jon Dolla, Zeu$ and others. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2012: Randomm Whiteguy - Randomm Superstar

Rapper Randomm Whiteguy is out with his new solo album called "Randomm Superstar" which is presented by Big Rich. The album is available on the streets and you can get it straight from the artist via his Facebook page. Beats were delivered by DJ Fresh, Ice Starr, The Puzzle Prod., 2Deep, Smiley, Hoodnoise & Smiley. Except for the host you'll hear guest appearances by San Quinn, Hollow Tip, Big Rich, Telly Mac, Young Gully, Biggman, Savyoso, Apple Jakk, Tatiana Jey & L'Jay. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2012: Stevie Joe - The Tonite Show

The latest installment of DJ Fresh's "Tonite Show" is out today and this time it was handled by Stevie Joe. The album is available online on RapBay or iTunes and include 13 songs with guest appearances by Philthy Rich, Dem Hoodstarz, Husalah, Shady Nate, Lil Rue, Kafani, Armani DePaul, Lil Blood and others. Peep Stevie Joe on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


16 May 2012: Ampichino & Young Bossi - Cop Heavy Gang 2: Right Back Ain't Cheatin'

The sophomore release from two Akron, Ohio representatives - Ampichino and Young Bossi - called "Cop Heavy Gang 2: Right Back Ain't Cheatin'" is out now. You can cop it online on RapBay or iTunes. The cd features 18 cuts with guest appearances by northern California rappers like Yukmouth, The Jacka, J Stalin, Joe Blow, Lil Rue and more. Peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


16 May 2012: G Da Monsta - Empire

Be on the lookout for an official release from The Jacka's cousin by the name of G Da Monsta. Even though he's representing Phoenix, AZ his album "Empire" will be filled with Bay Area figures like The Jacka, Yukmouth, Husalah, AP.9, Berner, Lee Majors, Matt Blaque, Rahmean, Traxamillion, Fam Syrk and many more. The project will drop on June 26th. Get at G on his Facebook profile and stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details.


16 May 2012: Messy Marv & Young Doe - AM To The PM

A brand new duet album from Messy Marv and Young Doe called "AM To The PM" is out now. The cd is available online on RapBay or Amazon and dropped under Elite Ent. Group on April 17th. Beats were delivered by Mo Heat, Traxx FDR, TC Crook, SP Double & Young Doe himself. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2012: A.B. - The Prescription (free)

East Oakland rapper A.B. (of Young Gully's Young Hustlaz) has brought you his new mixtape titled "The Prescription" for free download. You can get it on DatPiff and check out the whole set of 20 cuts, out of which part was exclusively produced by Chris Vybe, DuceWa, Pete Wonder, Johnny Juliano and Sterlen Roberts. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2012: Allen Kass - The Lost Sessions (free)

San Francisco rapper Allen Kass has recently brought you his new mixtape project called "The Lost Sessions". It features unreleased tracks recorded between 2008-2012 with production by Allen Kass himself, Dirt Nasty, Ear2ThaBeat, Vybe Beatz, SF Traxx, Mr Kooman, Monk & others. Except for Allen Kass you'll hear Dregs 1, Yarrow Slaps, Katz, Mike Pre, Gamble, Monk and more. Download the whole project for free from DatPiff or Allen's website. Be also sure to check him out on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


15 May 2012: AG Cubano - Power Trip (free)

Rapper AG Cubano hailing from 650 area code is back with a brand new mixtape project called "Power Trip". It is available for free download and includes 23 tracks with original beats delivered by Rob Lo, Traxx FDR, Firestarterz, Bux, Peter Haze, KLR and others. Except for AG Cubano you'll hear Dem Hoodstarz, Young Dru, Baby Bash, Lucky Luciano, Nephew, Nore, U.B The Underboss, J-Minixx and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


15 May 2012: Savage C - Chris Hates Everybody

Next week San Mateo rapper Savage C will be back with his brand new solo release titled "Chris Hates Everybody". Even though the project is dropping on May 22nd you can already pre-order it on SavageC.com. It will include 18 cuts with guest appearances by K Dinero, Mista Cane, M-Dash and Shiesty. Check out the tracklist for "Chris Hates Everybody": (show tracklist)


13 May 2012: Chente Corleone - Still Hustlin

Homeboy raper by the name of Chente Corleone hailing from Delano in the 661 area code has recently brought his debut solo album titled "Still Hustlin". You can get it at Cali Underground in Modesto, Music Trend in Hanford, Corcoran Palominos in Visalia or straight from the artist for $15 through PayPal at chente14@yahoo.com; it will be available on iTunes next week. The cd dropped under Starz The Limit / Whiskey Loc Productions and was produced by Whiskey Loc. Except for Chente you'll hear guest appearances by Lil Coner, Tito B, Big Oso Loc, Tweety and others. Get at Chente Corleone on Facebook.


13 May 2012: S.B. & Krypto - Covering Grounds 2

Over two years ago Lakeview representative S.B. (of UNLV) hooked up with Vallejo rapper Krypto to bring your their joint project called "Covering Grounds". Today BayUndaground.com reveals great news on their sophomore duet album. "Covering Grounds 2" is scheduled to drop on July 17th under Sacred Muzic. The label's newest artist - Axion Jaxion - will co-star on the cd as he'll be featured on 10 songs. Except for that you'll hear verses by Mithcy Slick, Ampichino, Danked Out & Los Rakas and production by Nima Fadavi, The Prezidents, Tony Toons, Freddy Machete, Stix In The Mix, Kamilson, Rob Lo and Mondo. Be also on the lookout for Krypto's "Rare Breed" dropping this August and S.B.'s "Sacred Pains" dropping later this year. Get at S.B. on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


13 May 2012: Thai - From Where I Began

Bay Area rap fans may be familiar with San Jose / Portland artist by the name of Thai who has been a part of Four5Four's "As Real As It Gets" project, that we've even had a chance to review. Thai is recently working on his brand new official solo album called "From Where I Began" which is scheduled to drop on July 4th. Check out the cover to your right and stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details. In the meantime peep 454Thai.com for more information.


12 May 2012: Ampichino & Young Bossi - Cop Heavy Gang 2: Right Back Ain't Cheatin'

In a few days you'll see the sophomore release from two Akron, Ohio representatives - Ampichino and Young Bossi. Their joint project "Cop Heavy Gang 2: Right Back Ain't Cheatin'" will be out May 15th and will include 18 cuts with guest appearances by northern California rappers like Yukmouth, The Jacka, J Stalin, Joe Blow, Lil Rue and more. Peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


12 May 2012: Naod - Gassin Vol. 1 (free)

San Jose rapper Naod is back with his sophomore mixtape release titled "Gassin Vol. 1". It is available for free download on BandCamp and includes 10 cuts with a few exclusive beats from Naod himself. Except for the host you'll hear J Stalin, Young Gully, Young Mix, BlockDaMonsta, D.Star and others. Get at Naod on his Facebook page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 May 2012: Mac Mois - Welcome 2 Spunk City (free)

Rapper Mac Mois hailing from San Francisco has recently brought you his new solo mixtape release called "Welcome 2 Spunk City" which is available for free download on DatPiff. Get at Mac Mois on Facebook and peep the list of tracks below: (show tracklist)


11 May 2012: Earthquake Country Mixtape Vol. 2 (free)

Back in November 2011 we told you about the "Earthquake Country" mixtape compilation presented by SFC rapper Whopiano. Right now you can get its second installment for free - download. The project includes 20 tracks with guest appearances by Whopiano, M Dot Brando, Barnone, Ryecoon, ST Spittin, Purp Reynolds, Vic Da Baron, Jay Anthony and others. Peep Whopiano on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


11 May 2012: Vicious V - Uprising (free)

Underground Richmond rapper by the name of Vicious V has recently brought you his debut mixtape release called "Uprising". It is available for free download and includes 17 cuts entirely produced by V himself and features guest appearances by K Dulcee, Alafee, Lil Dev, Lil Kata and Slap CEO. Check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


10 May 2012: Hustle Out The Huddle 2

Check out a brand new compilation album called "Hustle Out The Huddle 2" which is available now both in digital and hard copies on CD Baby. The project includes 14 songs with multiple performances by Maddrop, Mac Hard, Nezia and also numerous appearances by rappers like Young Take, Locsta Villan, Kucci Lee, Chinks and others. Peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: Balance presents Golden State Warriorz Vol. 2 (free)

Good news for all Bay Area rap fans as Balance decided to share his latest project called "Golden State Warriorz Vol. 2" with all of us - for free! You can now legally download the whole album from DatPiff or you can still support the artist and cop its hard version from RapBay. The cd includes 15 songs with Balance on every track and guest verses by J Stalin, Philthy Rich, Mr. Kee, Clyde Carson, DaVinci, Shady Nate, Erk Tha Jerk and many more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: Louieville Slugga & Brotha Bro - LBMD: Louieville & Brotha Bro Makn Dollaz

There's a brand new official project from two Oakland representatives Louieville Slugga and Brotha Bro. Their joint endeavor is titled "LBMD: Louieville & Brotha Bro Makn Dollaz" and has just arrived to RapBay online store. The album includes 15 songs with guest appearances by San Quinn, Mac Mall, V-White, The Politician, Brodie Mac, CO, Topp, T-Baby, Boondox, Reverned P and 2Incognito. Check out rappers' profile on ReverbNation and be on the lookout for the review of the album coming soon to BayUndaground.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: B-Dub - 20 Money

Some time ago we told you that Berkeley rapper B-Dub brought his new solo album "20 Money" for free download. CD collectors may now also cop pressed copies of the album on RapBay. The project features 13 tracks with appearances by Young Haitti, Jon Bleez, Katx, Dividen and a few more cats. Be sure to read our review of B-Dub's previous release titled "Fiend Muzik" and stay tuned for the review of "20 Money" coming soon to BayUndaground. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: I-Rocc - Trill-I-Am

Northern California rap fans are familiar with San Diego artist I-Rocc as he's been collaborating with the Bay for a long time now. In less than 2 weeks he'll bring us a free-for-download street project called "Trill-I-Am". The album will feature guest appearances by Smigg Dirtee, Philthy Rich, Yukmouth, Turf Talk, Mistah F.A.B., D-Lo, Ampichino, The Jacka and more. Be on the lookout for the link to be given on May 20th. I-Rocc is also working on "Face Off" duet album with Mistah F.A.B. which is scheduled to drop on July 3rd. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com as we'll definitely keep you posted on both of these cds.


08 May 2012: IAmSu! - KILT (free)

Richmond rapper by the name of IAmSu! is lately making some real buzz in the rap game. Not only has he been featured on numerous projects, but has also dropped a couple of clean videos, including a mainstream anthem "Up!" with 50 Cent. His fans will be pleased to hear he's back with a brand new solo project called "KILT" which is available for free download. The album includes 18 cuts with all original production from IAmSu! himself, P-Lo, Sho Nuff, Kuya Beats, Jay Ant, Starting Six, Chief & Trackademicks. Except for the host you'll hear guest appearances by Erk Tha Jerk, Berner, E-40, Clyde Carson, Jay Ant, P-Lo and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: E-Nut - Birdvision IV 20 Mixtape (free)

E-Nut (of Josie Bois) is a San Jose rapper than may already be familiar to Bay Area rap fans as he has released a couple of free-for-download street projects including duet cds with Blockzilla and Aftah Sum. Right now the artist is back with another promo mixtape called "Birdvision IV 20" which is available for free download on MixConnect.com. What you'll get is a set of 13 cuts with guest appearances by Komatoze, Blockzilla, A-Money, Spliffesam Smurf and others. Get at E-Nut on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: Bread Ed - Grind Stimulation Mixtape Vol. 1 (free)

Bay Area rap enthusiasts should remember Lakeview, SFC rapper by the name of Young Ed and his classic release "Time To Stack" from '96. The rapper went off the radar for a couple of years and then dropped a few projects under the name of Big Bread Ed, yet now again it's been almost 5 years since we heard from him. The rapper is back as Bread Ed to begin his rap journey once again and starts off with "Grind Stimulation" mixtape series. You can download its first installment for free from Datpiff. Ed is also working on the official album titled "Don't Sleep" which is coming out later this year. Stay tuned for more details. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: Primary Incision: The Compilation Album

Ekzakt Precision Media is a company that focuses on mixing and mastering, recording, music production, sound editing for TV and film productions. It is aiming to release its first compilation album titled "Primary Incision" very soon. The project will be filled with performances by well known figures like San Quinn, Ya Boy, Philthy Rich, Big Rich, J-Diggs, Dem Hoodstarz, Mistah F.A.B., Glasses Malone, Nio Tha Gift, Equipto, Sleepy D and many more. You can listen to its first anthem called "Gettin It On" featuring Blast Holiday, Philthy Rich and Young Gully. Be sure to visit Ekzakt Precision's website and Facebook profile. Stay tuned to us for more details to be announced.


08 May 2012: Cheats - Paper Chasing On A Dirty Block

East Oakland representative by the name of Cheats has just brought his solo album to the rap table. It is called "Paper Chasing On A Dirty Block" and is now available in digital version on Amazon or iTunes. The album dropped under Thizz Latin Oakland / Dirty Block Ent. Be sure to follow Cheats on Twitter and check out DirtyBlockEnt.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: L'Jay - The Sex Tape (free)

RnB artist L'Jay hailing from Stockton and affiliated with Livewire Records has recently brought his new solo mixtape called "The Sex Tape". The album is available for free download on LJayAllDay.com and includes 12 songs. Also be on the lookout for the official L'Jay's endeavor titled "Room 209" coming soon to the table. Get at artist on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


08 May 2012: Young L - Enigma Theory (free)

Berkeley rapper Young L of The Pack is back with another mixtape project called "Enigma Theory". You can download it for free from DatPiff. The album includes 12 songs with guest appearances by Sea, Wye Oak and Mr Hudson. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


06 May 2012: Erruption - Never Enough

Not that long ago we told you about the brand new solo album by the San Francisco rapper Napalm of Sav Lyf group. It appears that the other member of the team - Erruption - is also working on his official solo endeavor. "Never Enough" has no release date yet, but you can already check out the cover to your right and the list of guests that will appear on the cd: Turf Talk, San Quinn, Big Rich, R.O.D., Money Alwayz, Mr. Kee, Napalm, Frankie D, Dassius Clay, Redeyez and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com as we'll definitely keep you posted on this one. In the meantime check out Erruption on Facebook.


06 May 2012: A-Wax & Chynk Show - Welcome To Bricksburg (free)

It's been a minute since we told you about the upcoming duet album from A-Wax and Chynk Show called "Welcome To Bricksburg". It has just dropped yet as a digital, free for download album. You can legally download it for instance from SamHoody.net or EastCoastDigitalRadio.com. We'll definitely inform you if and when hard copies arrive. The project includes 12 cuts with guest appearances by Yg Hootie, Lil Flip, Baby Bandit, 6FO and Pav Bundy. Get at A-Wax on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


06 May 2012: King Cydal - Catfish & Prawns

Bay Area rap fans may already be familiar with rapper by the name of King Cydal hailing from East Menlo Park. We've already had a chance to promote a couple of his previous projects and even review one of them called "Royal Solution". In a couple of days King Cydal will be out with yet another mixtape project titled "Catfish & Prawns". Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com as we'll let you know when it's out. Peep King Cydal on Facebook.


05 May 2012: Magruff Muttley - The Negro Suite / Verbal Sinema

San Jose rap fans may be familiar with the artist named Magruff Muttley as he has already managed to release a couple of cds, including a mixtape and a compilation that dropped this year. Now he decided to bring some of his previous digital onlies to the table. You may remember his albums called "The Negro Suite" and "Verbal Sinema" recorded along with Papes. Both were so far available only in mp3 format (the second one even for free download). Right now you can get both of these releases on the official pressed double album that is available on the streets and should arrive to stores on May 15th. Get at Magruff Muttley on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


05 May 2012: Magruff Muttley - See The Light Of Day

San Jose representative Magruff Muttley is also working on his brand new official release titled "See The Light Of Day". It is scheduled for June and will include guest appearances by rappers like Gangsta Reese, Indecent The Slapmaster, MC Shy D, Boss Player T, Foxx, Carolina, Jay Hurrikane, 3D and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details and be sure to cop other releases from Magruff that dropped this year. To learn more about the artist use the search box on our website or peep rapper's Facebook profile.


05 May 2012: Calvin Davis Jr. - The Unselfish Mixtape (free)

Rapper Calvin Davis Jr. haling from Alameda has recently brought his new release called "The Unselfish Mixtape". It is available for free download on DatPiff and includes 20 songs with loads of guest appearances from artists like Clyde Carson, Krypto, Kafani, Armani Depaul, King Cydal, Turfeazy, Sirealz and many more. Get at Calvin on Facebook and his official website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 May 2012: The Pro & The Kingpin - A Gangsta And A Gentleman

Pacifica rapper by the name of The Pro (aka Jesse Romero) has recently hooked up with the artist named The Kingpin to bring you an album called "A Gangsta And A Gentleman". The project is available now in digital version on iTunes or CD Baby. You'll hear guest appearances by well known figures like E-40, San Quinn, The Jacka, Young Droop, Baldhead Rick and others. Check The Pro on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


05 May 2012: That Fool Al - Fool Blown

San Jose rapper by the name of That Fool Al has recently dropped his new solo album called "Fool Blown". The project was released under Westacy Ent. and you can buy its digital version on Al's BandCamp. Except for the host you'll hear appearances by Ziggy and Chelsea Mone't. Get at Al on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Blanco & Yukmouth - Cookies 'N Cream

We're back with the tracklist for the upcoming 7-song deep album from Blanco and Yukmouth called "Cookies 'N Cream". It will drop on May 15th and will feature guest appearances by vets like Richie Rich, B-Legit, Dru Down, The Jacka, Lee Majors, Mitchy Slick and others. In the meantime read our Guerrilla Ent.'s reviews. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Messy Marv presents Cake & Ice Cream Mixtape Vol. 3

Messy is back with the third portion of his "Cake & Ice Cream" mixtape series. This one features 19 cuts including two Too Short disses and many other joints with verses from people like J Stalin, Philthy Rich, I-Rocc, Stevie Joe, Balance, Big Rich, Suga Free, Lil Blood and others. You can grab the cd from RapBay now. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Ike Dola - Idiom

Oakland rapper Ike Dola has just dropped his new solo album called "Idiom". It is now available in digitals on iTunes or eMusic. The project dropped under AllNDaDoe / Live Image Music Group and features 18 songs. Get at Ike Dola on Facebook and peep the list of tracks below: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Syko - The Norman Bates Project (advance)

Portland, OR producer / rapper is back with an advance version of his upcoming album called "The Norman Bates Project". Its official version is dropping on June 18th, yet you can already get a digital advance edition from BandCamp for 5 bucks. The album includes 15 songs with beats delivered by Syko & Basshead, plus remixed verses from Phil Collins, The Beatles and Bjork. Peep Syko on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Fly Street Gang - Zero Gravity (free)

BayUndaground.com followers may be familiar with East Oakland Fly Street Gang, as we've already mentioned their two free-for-download releases and conducted an interview with them in 2010. Tah MF, Jay West and Fly Boy Phantom are back with their brand new mixtape project called "Zero Gravity" which is now available for free download, for instance on MixtapeFactory.com. Peep Fly Street Gang on Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: J-Rocc - Street Slapz 3

The third installment of Fresno's Street Slapz series is out now. This time it was handled by Fresno rapper J-Rocc and you can cop it online on iTunes or CD Baby. The album was mixed and mastered by DJ Fai and features guest appearances by Treechoppa, Buddah Tai, Turbin, Bluv, 110, Young Trub and more. Be sure to check out the collection of other cds from Treecamp reviewed by BayUndaground.com staff (read the articles). Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: NHT Boyz - 420 Project (free)

Chips Black, Nickatine and Knowledge better known as Oakland group NHT Boyz are back with another free for download release titled "420 Project". It features 8 cuts with beats provided by YP, RizzynMoney, Architeks Beats & WillieBJammin and additional verses from Roach Gigz, IAmSu!, Mike-Dash-E, Armani DePaul, Young Bari and others. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Paul Allen - Trending Topic (free)

Paul Allen (fka YGS) hailing from Antioch has just brought you his new free for download release called "Trending Topic". It features 20 songs with guest appearances by Stevie L, Baysick, Dojia V, Starski and others. Peep Paul Allen on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Bobby Brackins - Stay On It (free)

Oakland / LA artist by the name of Bobby Brackins has recently dropped his new project called "Stay On It" which is available for free download on HotNewHipHop.com. The album includes 17 tracks with original production made by Trev Case, Diddy Nac and others. Except for Bobby you'll hear Too Short, IAmSu!, Roach Gigz, Nio Tha Gift and others. Get at Bobby Brackins on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: Ray Guevara - Diamondz & Girlz (free)

Vallejo representative by the name of Ray Guevara has just dropped his new free for download album called "Diamondz & Girlz". It includes 16 songs with beats from G2Da, Nick Maples, Aka Frank, JustInKase, Too Young & SB Focus. Additionally you'll hear performances by P-Child, Moe Green, Allie, K.O., Sauce and Chayse Bank. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


04 May 2012: G7 & Dean Martin - Fast Lane

Tracy based duo make of rappers G7 and Dean Martin is out with its project titled "Fast Lane". You can get its hard or digital version online at stores like RapBay, Amazon, iTunes. The cd includes 13 songs produced by Bux, LB, Drow-Z, Superstar O, Fly Life & Butch Beats. Except for the hosts you'll also hear verses from Erk Tha Jerk, Radio 3000, Kail Streetz, Lil Doogie and Peter Rankin. Peep G7 and Dean on ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


03 May 2012: Superior 1 - Risk vs. Reward

If you are not familiar with the 831 area code artist Superior 1 or the X'd Out Muzick label he's affiliated with, you should have a look at a couple of reviews that we've had a chance to write. 2011 brought "Loyalty Without Doubt", while 2012 gives you "Risk vs. Reward" - a brand new, third solo by Superior 1. It features 12 tracks with only a few local artists as guest appearances. Among them you will find such X'd Out rappers as DeeBoi and Annoy as well as Fury, Dre Nitty and J-Mac. You can buy the album at CD Baby. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


03 May 2012: Shill Macc - Who's The Macc (free)

Shill Macc, a Fairfield representative, is back at it with a free-for-download release. Download "Who's The Macc" now and get ready for 18 tracks with a solid number of solo tracks as well as nice guest appearances that include the likes of AP.9, Rydah J Klyde, Kaz Kyzah, Matt Blaque, Nio Tha Gift, E-Ferocious and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 May 2012: Hollow Tip - The Block Exchange

One of the two solo albums that Sacramento rapper Hollow Tip is going to release on July 17th is titled "The Block Exchange". We are back at this Mercenary Entertainment release to present you a video to the title track. Watch it below:



Except for North Highlands vet you'll hear people like Luni Coleone, Smigg Dirtee, Young Gully, Mic-C, Tre Mak, Rcenal, Sav Judah, 80 West, Kurt Kain, Skitzo and others. Get at Hollow Tip on Facebook and stay tuned for more details.


02 May 2012: White Mic - Fightin Off Success (free)

White Mic of Bored Stiff has already released a combo project with Z-Man this year. He's now back with a free-for-download solo album titled "Fightin Off Success". You can legally download it from rapper's BandCamp page. Expect 17 tracks (including a couple of skits) with additional features by Dregs One, Sadat X, Otayo Dubb, Casual, The Grouch, Crush and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)