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31 May 2013: Twan Mac - Sins Of A Hustlers (The Street Album)

You might have heard of a rapper named Twan Mac because he managed to released a couple of underground releases out of which some were promoted on BayUndaground.com and even reviewed (read the articles). This Pittsburg representative is aiming at two new projects coming out this Summer. After bringing a 2012 free for download mixtape "Sins Of A Hustler" he's back with the official album. "Sins Of A Hustler (The Street Album)" is officially dropping on July 2nd, but you can already get it straight from Twan Mac - just holla at him via Facebook. The cd is pressed in a digipak and includes production from Synthesis, DJ Naydee, Superstar D, D.K., Purpz, Vybe and more. Except for the host you'll hear Say Crisiss, Cali Kidd, K-Money, Phat Marcus, Seed, Trish, Lil Twan, Don Haiti & Mary C. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


31 May 2013: Twan Mac - For The Love Or Money

Except for the official solo release "Sins Of A Hustler (The Street Album)" Pittsburg rapper Twan Mac will be also releasing an 8-track deep solo album called "For The Love Or Money". The project is already sold out of trunk and will be officially out on August 6th at spots like iTunes, Amazon, Rasputins and Amoeba Music. Get at Twan Mac via Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: J-Diggs - Soul Of A Gangsta

Crestside, Vallejo rapper J-Diggs is working on his new solo project called "Soul Of A Gangsta" that is scheduled to be released on July 16th under Thizz Nation / Romp't Out labels. The album will include guest appearances by J Stalin, Philthy Rich, Baby Bash, Crest Creepaz, Compton Menace, Mikey Vegas and more.


30 May 2013: Mac Rell - Mac Mobb Vol. 1

Sacramento representative Mac Rell is back with his new solo project "Mac Mobb Vol. 1". It is now available on iTunes and features 13 tracks with guest appearances by Suga Free, Cali Slim, Count, Boy Big, Steve Yancy, A Boi, Auntie Black and Baby C. Get at Mac Rell on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: Lil' Stevie & Joe Thizz - M.H.I. (free)

Lil' Stevie and Joe Thizz represent Salinas and have recently dropped their new joint project called "M.H.I." (Most Hated Individuals). The album is available for free download and includes 14 tracks with guest appearances by J Zwiggz, Tavares Daize, Shaney Boi and Skateboard-E. Visit Joe Thizz on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: Certified Flyguyz - My Brother & Me: The Landing Vol. 2 (free)

Fairfield's Certified Flyguyz made of two brothers - Air Marley and Rich Thee Flyguy - are out with their new street release called "My Brother & Me: The Landing Vol. 2". It is now available for free on DatPiff and includes 12 cuts with production from Gee No Green, Kacey Khaliel, Ben Rosen and more. Visit Flyguyz on Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: Dub Da Mac - Son Of The Zodiac

Northern California rapper Dub Da Mac (the CEO of Eighth Dimension Entertainment) is back with his new solo endeavor called "Son Of The Zodiac". It is now available in digital version on CD Baby and iTunes. You'll hear 20 songs with some well known Cali representatives like E-40, Spice 1, Brotha Lynch Hung, X-Raided, C-Dubb, Glasses Malone and more. Visit 8dent.com and their Facebook page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: Zion I - Shadow Boxing (remixes) (free)

Back in 2012 Oakland hip-hop duo Zion I (Zumbi and Amp Live) dropped "Shadow Boxing". Right now they're back with its new version filled with remixes. You can get its digital version for free from BandCamp. Be sure to grab original edition of "Shadow Boxing" on iTunes. Check out ZionICrew.com and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: Con B & Lil Goofy - The Lost Tape (free)

Two Oakland representatives Con B and Lil Goofy have recently dropped their joint project called "The Lost Tape". You can download it now for free from HotNewHipHop. The album includes 15 cuts with guest appearances by Loc, Sharde, DJ, Youngsta, GeezL, Still Hated and Calicoe. Get at Lil Goofy on Facebook and follow Con B on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


30 May 2013: Rickey Reup - The Only Child (free)

Rickey Reup was born in Oakland and now resides in Sacramento. He has recently brought his new mixtape titled "The Only Child" which is available for free download. Visit Rickey Reup on Facebook.


30 May 2013: Son vs Sun - Long Days

Son vs Sun is a Humboldt county duet made of Mikasun (formerly of Sub Sab) and 2Son (formerly of Humboldt Freestyle Kings). They've recently brought their new project titled "Long Days" that is available now on CD Baby. The album features 14 tracks with guest appearances by local artists like Ishi Dube, Underrated, Whosane, Berel Alexander, Elision, Oneton and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: S.B. & Fury - 2 Headed Monstah

Lakeview, San Francisco rapper S.B. (of UNLV) and Salinas representative Fury are finally out with their anticipated duet project titled "2 Headed Monstah". As of now I found it a digital version available at spots like CD Baby, Amazon and iTunes. You'll get a set of 12 tracks with guest appearances by King, A.K. Sound, J-Blak, Hoodlum, Dee-Boi, Indecent, Sharde and No Face Phantom. Follow rappers on their joint Twitter page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Fury Figeroa - Top Of The Food Chain

Salinas representative Fury is also working on his new solo endeavor called "Top Of The Food Chain" that is scheduled to be released this Summer - August 16th. The album will feature 14 tracks with guest appearances by S.B., Hollow Tip, Bleezo, C-Smoke, DeeBoi, Ms. Versatyle and many more. Visit Fury on ReverbNation and stay tuned to us for more details.


27 May 2013: Davina - Beauty In The Beast

Fremont female singer / rapper Davina has already released three official solo projects ("The Last Laugh Is Mine" in 2006, "On Some Real" in 2009 and a self titled one in 2011). Right now she's aiming for another endeavor called "Beauty In The Beast" that will be released on June 1st on RapBay and iTunes. The album will includes 19 cuts with guest appearances by Tito B, Nsanity, Shadow, Bossilera, Ivan Reyes, J.L. and Mystique. Check out Davina on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Work Dirty & Beeda Weeda - 707510 The Code

We're back with the tracklist for the upcoming project by Vallejo rapper Work Dirty (of The D.B.'z) and Oakland artist Beeda Weeda called "707510 The Code". The cd will includes 9 cuts with guest appearances by San Quinn, Cousin Fik, Krypto, Homewrecka, Eddie Projex, Killa Keise, Asia B and more. The production will be entirely handled by Dobcee. Get at Work Dirty and Beeda Weeda on Facebook and check out Pushin Dope on ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Taj-He-Spitz - Exhibition Games

Fairfield rapper Taj-He-Spitz is working on his brand new solo album called "Exhibition Games" that is scheduled to drop on June 4th under The Bays Heavy Hittas. It will include 12 cuts with almost all solo tracks - only one guest appearance by Axion Jaxion. Stay tuned and get at Taj on Twitter and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Young Trone - Da Mercury Files

Northern California native Young Trone was so far known for his affiliation with San Jose label MAE Muzic. He even debuted with a solo "All One Me" under its wings. This month he released a new solo endeavor titled "Da Mercury Files". You can get its digital version on iTunes and Amazon. The project features 14 titles with guest appearances by Traficante, Gabereal, Troublez, Young C and Evil Minded. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Squirrel - Hood Tales

Squirrel might be known to San Francisco rap fans because he represents Hunter's Point and brought two collaboration projects with Rappin' 4-Tay ("Ghetto Visa"). This month Squirrel dropped his new solo endeavor called "Hood Tales" that is now available in digitals on Amazon and iTunes. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Creole Kang - Royalty

Oakland representative Creole Kang is out with a new solo joint called "Royalty". It is available in digitals via iTunes, Amazon or BandCamp. You'll get a set of 15 cuts with guest appearances by G-Stack, IAmSu!, Waxx, King David and more. Get at Creole Kang on Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


27 May 2013: Gomey - Internationally

Oakland rapper by the name of Gomey has recently dropped his new solo album titled "Internationally". It is now available in digital version on iTunes and Amazon. You'll hear 16 cuts with guest appearances by Five Hunnet, San Quinn, Pop, Anai, S. Venom and Gator. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2013: A. Doulos fka Ant Diddley Dog - The New Ant Diddley: Mixtape (free)

Bay Area rap fans should be familiar with Oakland rapper Ant Diddley Dog who was known as a part of Too Short's Dangerous Crew and a half of Bad-N-Fluenz duo along with Rappin' Ron. After a tragic death of Rappin' Ron Ant Diddley went off the radar. This year O-Town vet is back on the scene with his religious message filled with Jesus Christ. Ant Diddley - now performing under A. Doulos - is freshly out with his brand new mixtape project "The New Ant Diddley" which is in fact a little teaser before the actual, official album "The Proclamation" drops. The mixtape is available for free download on rapper's BandCamp and SoundCloud pages, and includes 10 cuts with guest appearances by Lasondra, Brownie Blendz, 2J, Teech, Prince Brian and Bumps INF. Be sure to peep ADoulos.com, his Facebook profile and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2013: Extreme & San Quinn - Red Cups & Poker Chips

Hayward representative Extreme and Fillmoe vet San Quinn have just brought their new joint project called "Red Cups & Poker Chips". It is now available on iTunes and includes 17 songs with guest appearances by Yukmouth, Turf Talk, Stevie Joe, Mistah F.A.B., K Loc, Roach Gigz, Russell City and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2013: Telly Mac & So Saucy - Re-Up Money (free)

There's a new mixtape release from DLK's Telly Mac (Fillmoe, San Francisco) and F.O.E.'s So Saucy (Santa Clara) titled "Re-Up Money". The project includes 9 songs with guest appearances by San Quinn, Turk Talk, Tmmy Gee and Slidewhite, and you can download it for free from DatPiff. Visit DLK's website and check out So Saucy on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2013: Baby Gas & Yung Gabe - Clock In No Clock Out

Be on the lookout for a new project from two young Oakland representatives Baby Gas and Yung Gabe. "Clock In No Clock Out: The Lost Street Album" will drop under Trap Hours Music / Thizz Latin Oakland on May 30th. It will include 9 tracks with no guest appearances.


25 May 2013: Relentless One bka Flame - The Arrival

Sunnyvale rapper Relentless One (better known as Flame) has just brought his new solo project called "The Arrival". It is available on iTunes and includes 21 cuts with guest appearances by Tech N9ne, Young Noble, Grumpy Locz, Dru-P, P-Noe, Rees & YD. Get at Relentless One on ReverbNation, Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2013: Sleaze Locust - Los Audio Narcoticos (free)

Underground Bay Area hiphop/rap representative by the name of Sleaze Locust is back with his new solo project titled "Los Audio Narcoticos". You can download the whole thing for free from artist's BandCamp page - the file also includes a free novella written by Sleaze Locust titled "The Day After Halloween". Be also sure to check out his previous releases on DatPiff and be on the lookout for our review of one of his albums. Get in touch with the artist on Facebook, Twitter and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2013: Jrue - Method In The Madness (free)

Sacramento representative by the name of Jrue is out with his sophomore solo release called "Method In The Madness" which is now available for free download at spots like BandCamp, DatPiff, AudioMack and LiveMixtapes. What you'll get is a set of 10 tracks with production handled by Ugly Face, Tall Boy, Bosstone, Mofak, Sivey, J-Louis and more. Get at Jrue on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


23 May 2013: Pooh Hefner & Philthy Rich - #NOBFE Volume 2

Last year Oakland rapper Philthy Rich and Richmond Pooh Hefner brought us #NOBFE. These two Bay Area representatives have recently dropped their sophomore project - "#NOBFE Volume 2" - that is already available on RapBay. Other online spots should have it by May 28th. The cd includes 17 songs with guest appearances by J Stalin, J-Diggs, Willie Joe, Armani DePaul, Guce and more. Get at Philthy Rich and Pooh Hefner on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


23 May 2013: Jon Nash & Biggie The Kid - Trunk Muzik

Fremont representative Biggie The Kid and Oakland artist by the name of Jon Nash have recently brought their joint meal to the rap table. It is called "Trunk Muzik" and is now available for free download on BandCamp and DatPiff. Hard copies are available via Facebook. The album includes 13 cuts with guest appearances by Kafani, Erk Tha Jerk, Sky Walka, Tommy G, D-Bledsoe and Steel Will. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


23 May 2013: Xplisit - Shaccin Suckaz 'N Head Shotz (free)

Check out a brand new release from Seaside (831) rapper Xplisit titled "Shaccin Suckaz 'N Head Shotz" that is available for free download. What you'll get is a set of 17 cuts with beats delivered by DJ Pumba, Young Flakes, Dae 1, Doleone, Listo, Lucky Lucciano, AC Mac & Calibangbeats and guest appearances by Jamez Tha Youngsta, Solo, Rich Tycoon, Playz, C-Shake Loc, Kevlar and more. Get at Xplisit on Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


23 May 2013: Swinla - Thizz America

We're back with the tracklist for the upcoming compilation project from Mission District, SFC rapper Swinla (of Goodfelonz) - "Thizz America" - presented by Goldtoes and Tone Loc. The album should be available in stores and online in the first week of June and will include 18 tracks with verses from Swinla, Goldtoes, San Quinn, Mac Mall, Guce, Dubee, Dem Hoodstarz, Equipto, Big Rich, Big Tone, Lil Raider, Telly Mac, Don Toriano, C-Fresh, Redeyez, Goldie, Cutthroat, S.B. and more. Follow Swinla on Twitter and check out his Facebook page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


23 May 2013: Mr. Bout-It - All In (free)

San Francisco rapper by the name of Mr.Bout-It dropped his new solo project "All In" back in March this year. It was so far available for free download at spots like DatPiff or HotNewHipHop, but you can now also buy a digital version on iTunes. You'll over guest appearances by The Jacka, Rappin' 4-Tay, Moose, Slim Deez, 15 Below and Snook Duce. Get at Mr. Bout It on Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2013: Interview with Big Rhino

We're back with a fresh interview with San Jose homeboy rapper Big Rhino that is a step away from releasing his sophomore solo album "Have I Sinned". Learn more about the upcoming project, Active Ent., the story behind Rhino & Oso friendship, artist's collaborations with other labels etc. Read the whole article in the Interviews Section.


21 May 2013: J.Minixx - 1st Day Of School (free)

Vallejo artist J.Minixx has recently brought his new mixtape to the table. It's called "1st Day Of School" and is now available for free download on DatPiff. You'll get a set of 14 tracks (including a few skits and interviews) with beats from BC, J.Minixx, Elee and Troy Sanders. Check out J.Minixx on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


21 May 2013: Chili-Bo - 16 Gramz

Oakland underground rapper Chili-Bo is back with his new solo joint titled "16 Gramz". The album includes 17 songs with guest appearances by C-Siccness, Yung Draw, Ntg, Lil Miko, MC Nae, Khaleeq Da' Punisher and more. Purchase digital version on CD Baby and be sure to visit Chili-Bo on Twitter, ReverbNation, his official website and DrinkALotRecords.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


21 May 2013: Swinla - Thizz America

Mission District, SFC rapper Swinla (of Goodfelonz) is aiming at his new project called "Thizz America" that will be presented by Goldtoes & Tone Loc. The album should be available in stores and online in the first week of June. Except for Swinla you'll hear verses from Goldtoes, San Quinn, Mac Mall, Guce, Dubee, Dem Hoodstarz, Equipto, Big Rich, Big Tone, Lil Raider, Telly Mac, Don Toriano, C-Fresh, Redeyez, Goldie, Cutthroat, S.B. and more. Follow Swinla on Twitter and check out his Facebook page.


17 May 2013: Lee Majors - Turkey Bags In My Louis Duffle

Oakland representative Lee Majors is aiming for his new project called "Turkey Bags In My Louis Duffle". The project will be available on June 4th and will be free for download at GSlaps.com. Get ready for guest appearances by Berner, Yukmouth, Dru Down, The Jacka, Husalah, Philthy Rich, Planet Asia, Stevie Joe, Cellski, Rahmean, Matt Blaque and more.


17 May 2013: Big Tone - Heart Of A Hustla, Mind Of A G'

Check out an official cover artwork for the upcoming solo project from Big Tone "Heart Of A Hustla, Mind Of A G'". The album is dropping on July 17th under Sav-It-Out Records and will include guest appearances by Baby Bash, Celly Cel, J Stalin, Matt Blaque, Mr. Kee and more. Be sure to check out our reviews of all Big Tone's previous joints. Check out rapper's Facebook fan page.


17 May 2013: J Stalin & The Worlds Freshest - Nightmare & Miracle On 10th Street

We're back with some details on the upcoming joint release from J Stalin & The Worlds Freshest (DJ Fresh). "Nightmare & Miracle On 10th Street" will be available on two separate discs (12 tracks each) or as a deluxe version with both cds (with 6 bonus cuts, 30 in total). The project will include all brand new songs and will drop on July 16th under Livewire stable.


17 May 2013: Berner & San Quinn - Cookies & Cream

We're back with tracklist for the upcoming duet release from Fillmoe legend San Quinn and SFC entrepreneur Berner titled "Cookies & Cream". The project will feature 13 songs with production from Cozmo, DJ Fresh, Stingy, Davito, Biggz, Freddie Hustle & Hitz By The Pound, and guest appearances by Big Tone, Equipto, Baldhead Rick, Ampichino, S.B., Rydah J. Klyde, Willie Joe and more. The album is dropping on July 16th under D.O.B. Entertainment. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: Hollow Tip - Taking No Shorts 3

The most known rapper out of North Highlands, Sacramento - Hollow Tip - has already pleased his fans this year with a brand new compilation titled "Rydah's & Hustla's". He's aiming at two more albums to be released this year: "Transporters & Shooters" that's scheduled for June 18th and the third part of "Taking No Shorts" series. There's no release date set for "Taking No Shorts 3" and no details, but we'll definitely keep you posted on this one. In the meantime check out our reviews of Hollow Tip's previous cds.


17 May 2013: Show Banga - Don't Stop Votin' (free)

San Francisco representative by the name of Show Banga (aka Showy) is out with his new project "Don't Stop Votin'". The album features tracks with beats from SB Focus, P-Lo, Jay Ant, Trend & D-NYC3, Sage The Gemini, Dave O & Kuya Beats, plus guest appearances by San Quinn, Philthy Rich, Ya Boy, Clyde Carson, IAmSu!, Kool John, P-Lo, Jay Ant and more. Download the whole thing for free from LiveMixtapes.com. Be also sure to check out Show Banga's previous release "Don't Forget To Vote" on BandCamp. Get at Showy on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: Fillmoe Rocky - Young & Havin' Fun (free)

Fillmoe, SFC rapper Fillmoe Rocky has recently brought you his new project titled "Young & Havin' Fun". The album is available now for free download and includes 18 tracks with beats from Aka Frank, Justin Kase & Rick D. Except for Fillmoe Rocky you'll hear Aka Frank, Kool John, Turfeazy, Loverance, Touch Screen Trell, Prank, Chippas and Pranksta. Follow Fillmoe Rocky on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: Louie G The Don - The Don (free)

Richmond artist Louie G The Don is back with a second 2013 release. In February he dropped "Lavender Hill" and is now out with "The Don" project. It is available now for free download and includes 19 tracks with guest appearances by Flip, Loverance, Illa Money, ST Spittin and others. Visit Louie G on Facebook, Twitter and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: Shady Blaze - The 5th Chapter

Oakland rapper Shady Blaze is out with a new solo project titled "The 5th Chapter". You can get its digital version from artist's BandCamp page. The album includes 18 cuts with production from N-Pire Da Great, Freindzone, Al Jieh, Uptown Greg, Orthodox and more. Get at Shady Blaze on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: GC (Ziggy & Yates) - Gas Crew Vol. 1

Check out a duet album from San Jose rappers Ziggy and Yates (of Westacy Ent.) called "Gas Crew Vol. 1". The album is available in digital and physical copies for sometime now. You can get it through BandCamp and Westacy.com. The cd includes 10 cuts with features from Dregs One, Mac Bastard and additional vocals by Taj Withers and Katrina Rasinouvong. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: Young Loc & Relly Rel - The Runway: Hustlin Made Me Fly

South Sacramento representative Young Loc and Oak Park, Sacramento rapper Relly Rel might already be familiar to Northern California rap fans. Young Loc released a solo album "South Sacramento Born N Raised" (read the review), duet project with C-Dubb "Risk & Revenue" (read the review) and Lil Raider "The Bakery: Cookiez & Piez". Relly Rel has also dropped a joint cd with C-Dubb, another one with Mozzy, a few solo projects and a compilation. Right now these two are working on a brand new collabo endeavor titled "The Runway". You can check out a freshly released video for "Cash Out" that will be featured on the upcoming album:



The project should drop soon under Nasty North Records / Holic Ent. Be sure to get back at BayUndaground.com for more details and in the meantime peep NastyNorthStore.com.


17 May 2013: Birch Boy Barie - Gorilla Gang (free)

O-Town representative Birch Boy Barie has recently dropped his new solo project "Gorilla Gang". The album is hosted by Young Gully and produced by Rahlo. As of now you can download its digital version for free. It features a set of 12 tracks with guest appearances by Young Gully, Clint Collins, Big Klef, Young Tay, Kata Boy and Parlae. Visit rapper's Facebook page and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: I-L Twice - Victory Lap

San Jose representative by the name of I-L Twice has just brought his new project to the rap table. It is called "Victory Lap" and features 14 tracks with production by I-L Twice, Sean Ross, Mr. Clean & Spencer Nezey and guest appearances by Opski Chan, Ziggy and Matty Slims. You can get album's digital version on rapper's BandCamp page. Get at I-L Twice on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


17 May 2013: Izrell - Pearl Harbor

Oakland rapper Izrell has already two projects under his belt: a 2011 "The Death Of Mr. Town" and a 2012 "The Talk Of The Town". By the end of this month (May 30th) you'll get his third project called "Pearl Harbor". The album will include 10 cuts with produced by Sledgren, Superstar O & ID Labs and guest appearances by Cardo and Kisura. Get at Izrell on Facebook and check out the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


14 May 2013: Tito B - Another One 4 Tha Homiez

"Another One 4 Tha Homiez" by Tito B is officially out. You can buy the project online on RapBay and iTunes. The album includes 11 cuts with a whole line-up of homeboy rap all-stars: Lil Coner, Big Oso Loc, Louie Loc, Tokztero, Big Tone and many more. Be sure to check out our review of "One 4 Tha Homiez". Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 May 2013: The Jacka & Dubble-OO - Futuristic Mob

Be on the lookout for a new collaboration project from Mob Figaz member The Jacka and Seattle / San Francisco representative by the name of Dubble-OO. Their joint album will be called "Futuristic Mob" and is scheduled to be released on July 30th. You can already watch the video for the first anthem from this album - "Wallet So Fat":



Except for the hosts you'll also hear guest appearances by E-40, J Stalin, Lee Majors, Fed-X, T Wayne and more. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details and check out rappers' official websites: TheJacka.com, SpacedOutHipHop.com.


14 May 2013: Two One - Like Father Like Son

San Jose rapper Mr. 21 should be familiar to Northern Cali rap fans, because he managed to bring a few solo projects, a compilation, group albums (Dos XX, Cartel De Cali) and was featured on most cds from Criminal Records; you can check out our reviews of most of CR releases. He retired from rap a couple of years ago, yet it appears that his legacy continues to live. His 10-year-old son - Two One - has just dropped his solo album called "Like Father Like Son" which is now available in hard copies and digitals on CD Baby, Amazon and iTunes. The project includes 9 songs with guest appearances by Mr. 21, Tekpot and Jomaira. Visit Mr. 21 and Two One on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 May 2013: Hieroglyphics - The Kitchen

West Coast hip-hop fans should be familiar with Oakland camp called Hieroglyphics. The group consists of such figures as Souls of Mischief (Opio, Phesto, A-Plus, Tajai), Del The Funky Homosapien, Pep Love, Casual, Domino and DJ Toure. They're aiming to bring you a brand new project titled "The Kitchen" that is scheduled to drop on July 1st. The production will be handled by Sleeprockers, Del The Funky Homosapien, Gully Duckets, Opio, Unjust, A-Plus, Phesto Dee & Stephen King. Peep Hieroglyphics' previous releases on their official website and BandCamp. Follow the group on Twitter and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


14 May 2013: 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. Around year ago we told you about his upcoming sophomore solo album called "Have I Sinned" that was supposed to drop under Active Ent. Unfortunately the whole material was lost and all tracks were recently re-recorded, but most of the guest verses will not be recovered. The project is headed to press and will be released under Connected Inc. What you'll hear is a set of 14 tracks with features from Big Oso Loc, Frank Gucci, Oso, Tito and Flaco. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 May 2013: Extreme & San Quinn - Red Cups & Poker Chips

We're back with a new release date for "Red Cups & Poker Chips" from Hayward representative Extreme and Fillmoe vet San Quinn. Their joint project was supposed to drop on April 16th, but it was postponed until May 21st. You'll hear guest appearances by Yukmouth, Turf Talk, Stevie Joe, Mistah F.A.B., Roach Gigz, Russell City and more. Follow Extreme on Twitter and get back at us for more details.


12 May 2013: Turfed Out Mafia Gang - Welcome To The Turf Volume 2

The Mob Figaz members Fed-X, The Jacka and AP.9 along with rapper Sac-Sin and Young Gasz are about to bring you a brand new group project from Turfed Out Mafia Gang. "Welcome To The Turf Volume 2" will be a double album and will drop under Nor Cal Ent. / Artist Records on June 18th. More details coming soon to BayUndaground.com so stay tuned.


12 May 2013: Rydah J. Klyde - Klyde Fisher

A brand new solo project from Rydah J. Klyde is officially out. "Klyde Fisher" is now available on iTunes and RapBay. The cd includes 15 songs with guest appearances by Mob Figaz, C-Bo, Dem Hoodstarz, Money Gang, Dubb 20, Shady Nate, Lil Tae and more. Get at Rydah on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


12 May 2013: Krypto - All Pro Floetry, Pavement Poetry (free)

Vallejo native Krypto is out with a new solo endeavor titled "All Pro Floetry, Pavement Poetry". It is now available for free download on rapper's BandCamp and includes 7 tracks with guest appearances by Indecent and Maryann. Be sure to check out our review of Krypto's previous release "Rare Breed" (read the article). Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 May 2013: Lil Tae - New Age Order

Oakland rapper Lil Tae is freshly out with a brand new solo project called "New Age Order". You can grab the album from iTunes or RapBay. The cd includes 16 tracks with guest appearances by Joe Blow, Stevie Joe, Rydah J. Klyde, Bruce Banna, Lil Rue, Young Tweez and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 May 2013: The Frontline - The Bootleg Album 2.1 (free)

A couple of days ago Richmond representative Locksmith dropped his new "The Green Box" for free download. If you're a fan of rapper's music you should be interested in "The Bootleg Album 2.1" from The Frontline (Locksmith & Left) which has just arrived to DatPiff. The project includes 14 cuts with guest appearances by E-A-Ski & Lil Ric. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 May 2013: Loc The Blacktopper - Ghetto Activist Vol.2: Independency & Structure

Fresno rapper Loc The Blacktopper is back with a second part of "Ghetto Activist" series. The volume two is a sequel to the 2009 project and is now available on iTunes and Amazon in digitals. What you'll get is a set of 16 song with beats from RJ Tha King, Dave Moss, Bangin Azz Beats, Stomp Boxx Music & Izzy Tha Kidd and guest appearances by Purp Reynolds, Beta Bossalini, Juice Lee, Mac Hard, A Plus Tha Kid and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


12 May 2013: Birch Boy Barie - Gorilla Gang

O-Town representative Birch Boy Barie will be releasing his new solo project "Gorilla Gang" on May 15th. The album will be hosted by Young Gully and produced by Rahlo. You'll get both digital and pressed copies with a set of 12 tracks with features from Young Gully, Clint Collins, Big Klef, Young Tay, Kata Boy and Parlae. Visit rapper's Facebook page and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: Tito B - Another One 4 Tha Homiez

We're back with the tracklist for the upcoming solo project "Another One 4 Tha Homiez" from Decoto representative Tito B. The album will includes 11 cuts with a whole line up of homeboy rap all-stars: Lil Coner, Big Oso Loc, Louie Loc, Tokztero, Big Tone and many more. The cd will drop on May 14th, but you can already get it straight from Tito B or Bugsy via their Facebook profiles. You can also pre-order your copy through RapBay or iTunes. Be sure to check out our review of "One 4 Tha Homiez" (read our review). Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: J Stalin & The Worlds Freshest - Nightmare & Miracle On 10th Street

J Stalin - Oakland beast and the CEO of Livewire Records - is working on his new official project called "Nightmare & Miracle On 10th Street". It will be a double cd entirely produced by one of the most recognizable producers from the Bay Area - DJ Fresh. The album is dropping on July 16th under Livewire stable. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details - we'll keep you posted on this one for sure.


10 May 2013: Young Noble & Gage Gully - The Year Of The Underdogz

New Jersey / Georgia rapper Young Noble (of 2Pac's Outlawz) hooked up with Sacramento representative Gage Gully to bring you their joint project called "The Year Of The Underdogz". The album has just dropped under A.G.E. Entertainment and is now available in digital version on iTunes and Amazon. You'll hear 15 cuts with guest appearances by Yukmouth, Crooked I, Krayzie Bone (of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony), Outlawz and Shawnna. Get at Gage Gully on Facebook, Twitter and ReverbNation. Peep the label's website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: Loot Smith - BBQ Music

Rapper Loot Smith should be known to homeboy rap fans because he's affiliated with Vacaville stables Nasty North and Monster Grip. Loot has already brought a couple of solo projects and a duet album with Weech Lok. Right now he's back with a new mixtape cd called "BBQ Music" which is available in digital shape on iTunes, Amazon and ReverbNation. What you'll get is a set of 17 tracks with a few guest appearances by Zipper Louie, Weech Lok, Neva Sober, T-Millz and Teddy Pendergrass. Get at Loot on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: DLK Will Kill You (free)

If you haven't heard of San Francisco based label DLK now you have a chance to check out its members' skills on a free-for-download project titled "DLK Will Kill You". The album includes 17 solo tracks from DLK rappers and affiliated artists: Telly Mac, Homewrecka, Boo Banga, Chino Montana, Young Streets, V Town, Dirty J, Swinla, Redeyez, Reek Daddy and more. Download the project from BandCamp and peep DLKEnterprise.com and label's Facebook page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: Sean T - My Testimony

It's been a minute since Bay Area rap scene brought something from East Palo Alto veteran Sean T. His fans may now be pleased with his brand new EP project titled "My Testimony" which is now available on iTunes. The album dropped under Get Gone Records and features 10 tracks with guest appearances by Clyde Carson, Messy Marv, The Game, Mike Marshall, Problem, Diego Redd and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: COS - Black Box Recordings

Sacramento rapper COS is out with his new solo project called "Black Box Recordings". As of now you can cop its digital version on artist's ReverbNation store. What you'll hear is a set of 17 songs with guest appearances by Crook, DVS, B, Vamp Loc 1, B-Zo, M.C. Hyst & Rob Boy. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: AK47 - Rounds From The K Vol. 3

There's a brand new project from Pittsburg producer AK47 called "Rounds From The K". It's a collection of 18 cuts with beats from AK and verses delivered by Philthy Rich, J Stalin, Pooh Hefner, Joe Blow, Stevie Joe, Shady Nate, Shad Gee and more. Purchase the album now in digitals on iTunes, Amazon and CD Baby. Learn more about AK47 on Facebook and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: Locksmith - The Green Box (free)

Richmond rapper Locksmith is back with a brand new solo release titled "The Green Box". It is available for free on DatPiff and DJBooth.net. The project includes 14 tracks with all original productions from 9th Wonder, Brandun DeShay, Drew Byrd, Eric G., Kash, Khrysis, Locksmith, Matt Cody, Mike TopNoch and guest appearances by Big Remo, Anesha, Jarell Perry and Olamide Faison. (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: Azure - Mint Condition (free)

Rapper Azure of HBK Gang has recently brought his debut release titled "Mint Condition". It is available for free download on LiveMixtapes.com. The project includes 13 songs with guest appearances by IAmSu!, 1-O.A.K., LV, Native Son, P-Funk and others. Get at Azure on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


10 May 2013: Christiamentalz - Tell A Friend (free)

Check out a free for download collection of tracks produced exclusively by Chrstiamentalz. The project includes 18 cuts and features rap vocals from IAmSu!, Kool John, Ant Bankx, Skipper, Dave Steezy, G-Maly, Louie G, Plane Jane, Young Bari and others. You can get the whole thing on DatPiff. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


06 May 2013: Work Dirty & Beeda Weeda - 707510 The Code

Vallejo rapper Work Dirty (of The D.B.'z) and Oakland artist Beeda Weeda are about to bring their collabo project called "707510 The Code". The album will be available under Pushin Dope Productions on July 16th and will be entirely produced by Dobcee. Get at Work Dirty and Beeda Weeda on Facebook and check out Pushin Dope on ReverbNation. More details coming soon to BayUndaground.com.


06 May 2013: Show Banga - Don't Stop Votin'

San Francisco representative by the name of Show Banga (aka Showy) will be out with his new project "Don't Stop Votin'" on May 14th. The album will feature tracks with beats from SB Focus, P-Lo and others, plus guest appearances by IAmSu!, Kool John, ST Spittin and more. Be sure to check out Show Banga's previous release "Don't Forget To Vote" on BandCamp. Stay tuned and get at Showy on Facebook.


06 May 2013: Seemac & Quad High - Double Homicide (free)

Seemac & Quad High hail from San Francisco and have recently brought their new joint album called "Double Homicide". You can download it for free from DatPiff. The project includes beats from Awgy Dz and guest appearances by Getta, Big Klef, YS and Awgy Dz. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


06 May 2013: G Maly - Easy Money EP (free)

You may be familiar with G Maly from Oakland because he dropped three street projects in the last 2 years ("Just Cuz", "We Gon Get This Money", "Process Of Elimination"). Now he's back with another one titled "Easy Money". The album is available in digitals for free download on HotNewHipHop and includes 8 cuts with guest appearances by Hay Sus, Tonio, Kool John, Newz, RonieBo & D Mook. Follow G Maly on Twitter and check him out on Facebook and GMalyMuzik.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 May 2013: C-Dubb - Sac It Up N Serve It

Sacramento rapper C-Dubb is flooding the market with new projects. During last couple of years he dropped a few official solo cds and collaboration albums with Relly Rel, Young Loc and Kazz. This Oak Park representative has tons of music under his belt; you can check out reviews of part of his discography on our website. C-Dubb ain't stopping his march and is already aiming to release a new EP titled "Sac It Up N Serve It". It will be 8 tracks deep and will be available in June / July. Stay tuned for more details to be announced.


05 May 2013: Tito B - Another One 4 Tha Homiez

Almost 5 years ago a well known homeboy representative Tito B hailing from Decoto brought "One 4 Tha Homiez" (read our review). His fans are finally pleased with a promised sequel project called "Another One 4 Tha Homiez". The album is officially dropping on May 14th, but you can already get it straight from Tito B or Bugsy via their Facebook profiles. The cd will include guest appearances by Lil Coner, Big Tone, Tokztero, Big Oso Loc, Mousie, Louie Loc, Mad Dog, Ree Ree, Doc9, Rukus, Gillateen Muzik, Tha Affiliation, Bugsy and more.


05 May 2013: Gangsta compilation

A brand new compilation / group album handled by Bueno, Lavish D, T-Nutty, San Quinn & Dezit Eaze called "Gangsta" is available now on RapBay. The project dropped under Omina Laboratories and will be officially out May 7th. Expect to hear 18 tracks with verses handled by Bueno, Lavish D, T-Nutty, San Quinn & Dezit Eaze and other rappers like Messy Marv, C-Bo, Hollow Tip, Young Droop, The D.B.'z, Lace Leno, Yung Gatlin, Junebug Slim, Key Loom, Liq Sto, Krytykal, Young Bop and more. Check out OminaMusic.com and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


05 May 2013: Cousin Fik - Trap Me Out (free)

Vallejo rapper Cousin Fik is back with a brand new mixtape joint called "Trap Me Out" which you can now download / listen on LiveMixtapes.com. The project includes 22 cuts with all original production from Vitamin E, Pabbi Brown, L.R., Fastraks, Jae Marley, Architekz, Lil Lean, J Fresh and Purps. Except for Cousin Fik you'll also hear E-40, IAmSu!, Erk Tha Jerk, Hongry, Sleepy D, Rocko Da Don and Boo Banga. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 May 2013: Big Tone - Heart Of A Hustla, Mind Of A G

This Summer all homeboy rap fans will be pleased with a 6th official solo album from Antioch representative Big Tone. "Heart Of A Hustla, Mind Of A G" will be released under rapper's label - Sav It Out Records - and will be available on July 17th. The project will include guest appearances by Baby Bash, Celly Cel, J Stalin, Matt Blaque, Mr. Kee and more. Be sure to check out our reviews of all his previous joints. The picture to your right is not an official cover. Check out Big Tone on Facebook.


05 May 2013: Singe - Bag Of Weed

You might be familiar with Concord rapper Singe because we've reviewed "Block Monstaz" album he dropped along with Solider Hard (read the article). Singe is back with a brand new project titled "Bag Of Weed" which is now available on the streets and online at CD Baby and iTunes. The cd includes 17 cuts with guest appearances by Pato Banton, Kwamdocious, Magic and Ayiana Monique. Be sure to peep DankMobb.com to learn more about Singe. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 May 2013: Unknown - Best Of The Darkroom Days

Last month Modesto representative Unknown brought his new solo project called "Gwap City Hustlin". Homeboy rap fans may remember him as a Darkroom Familia member. If you liked the times he was the part of DRF there's also a collection of "best of" tracks from these days. "Best Of The Darkroom Days" by Unknown is available in digital version since January (via iTunes and Amazon) while now you can also grab a hard copy on RapBay. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 May 2013: J.Billion & P-Funk The King - Wavy Dream Team (free)

San Francisco representatives J.Billion & P-Funk The King have recently brought their collaboration project titled "Wavy Dream Team". The album includes 9 cuts and is now available for free download on SoundCloud. Be sure to visit J.Billion and P-Funk on Facebook and their official blogs: J.Billion.Blogspot.com and PFunkTheKing.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


05 May 2013: Adrian Marcel - 7 Days Of Weak (free)

Adrian Marcel was raised in Oakland and is currently residing in Atlanta. He has recently brought his new project called "7 Days Of Weak" which is presented by Raphael Saadiq and is now available for free on DatPiff and LiveMixtapes. You'll get a set of 15 tracks with production by Scorp Dezel, Beatroc, JR Beats, K Parn, Raphael Saadiq and others. Guest appearances include verses from Richie Rich and 8Ball. Follow Adrian Marcell on Twitter and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: Killa Tay Capone - The One And Only / Solo Bolo

Fresno well known representative Killa Tay has recently brought some new music to the rap table. In fact there are two new solo albums that dropped this year: "The One And Only" and "Solo Bolo" presented by C-Bo. Both cds are available on the official KillaTayCapone.com e-shop. There aren't many details on these releases, except for the fact "The One And Only" was entirely produced by Westcoast Stone. Follow Killa Tay on Twitter. Tracklist (no features mentioned) for "The One And Only": (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: COS - Black Box Recordings

Sacramento rapper COS is working on his new solo project called "Black Box Recordings". There's no specific release date, yet we think it will drop soon, because the tracklist has just been revealed. What you'll hear is a set of 17 songs with guest appearances by Crook, DVS, B, Vamp Loc 1, B-Zo, M.C. Hyst & Rob Boy. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: Davina - Beauty In the Beast

You might have heard of female singer / rapper Davina. She's hailing from Fremont and has already released three official solo projects ("The Last Laugh Is Mine" in 2006, "On Some Real" in 2009 and a self titled one in 2011). Right now she's aiming for another endeavor called "Beauty In the Beast" that will be released on June 1st on RapBay and iTunes. The project's first, titular single "Beauty In the Beast" is already available on iTunes and Amazon. Check out Davina on Facebook and stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more details to be announced.


02 May 2013: Blanco & The Jacka - Game Over

Another one from Blanco & Jacka called "Game Over" is available now on RapBay, Amazon and iTunes. Their brand new EP includes 7 cuts with guest appearances by Husalah, Messy Marv, Lil Rue, Nipsey Hussle, Style P, Lee Majors and more. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: Pooh Hefner - The Game Chose Me

Richmond rapper Pooh Hefner is freshly out with a new solo endeavor titled "The Game Chose Me". The project dropped under AOB Ent. and is now available on iTunes. What you'll hear is a set of 13 tracks with guest appearances by D-Mac, Crash, Smacka, Swagg, G-Money, Hollywood, On1, Ralph Sleeze, N.B.P., Lipe Year and Laz The Boy. Follow Hefner on Twitter and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: Relentless One bka Flame - The Arrival

Sunnyvale rapper Relentless One (better known as Flame) is aiming for his new solo project called "The Arrival". It will drop on May 21st and will include 21 cuts with guest appearances by Tech N9ne, Young Noble, Grumpy Locz, Dru-P, P-Noe, Rees & YD. Get at Relentless One on ReverbNation, Facebook and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: Hooka Man - Money High

Sacramento representative Hooka Man has recently brought a brand new solo album called "Money High". It is available now online in digital version on iTunes and includes 21 cuts with guest appearances by E-40, Shorty Mac, Work Dirty, Dezit Eaze, Bobby V, Lavish D and more. The project dropped under Omina Labs - the studio that is also dropping its compilation called "Gangsta" on May 7th. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


02 May 2013: ST Spittin - Open Season (free)

Oakland rapper ST Spittin is back with a new mixtape project called "Open Season" which you can download from HotNewHipHop. The album includes 20 cuts with beats provided by Dela Musik, IAmSu!, SB Focus, YP, Christiamentalz, P-Lo, Trakademiks and more. Except for the host you'll also hear 1-O.A.K., Young Bari, Louie G Tha Don, Plane Jane and more. Follow ST Spittin on Twitter and check out his blog page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)