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28 May 2018: Montana Montana Montana - Really Not a Rapper 3

Montana Montana Montana is planning to drop part 3 of the Really Not a Rapper series on July 6th. It will be made of 30 tracks (23 songs and 7 interludes) with guest appearances from J-Diggs, D-Lo, Shady Nate, 2nd Nature, 925 Crew and more. You can pre-order it right now on iTunes or Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


28 May 2018: Pimpin Caprice - Live From The Nett EP

Richmond rapper Pimpin Caprice has just dropped his newest EP project called "Live From The Nett". The album is made of 10 songs featuring Mac Heem, Du Damage, James Wright, Jaye Tha Trojan and Royal Hiniss. Production was delivered by Stix In The Mix, Slump Musiq, Du Damage, Chris P and Rich Money Beats. You can already get a pressed digipak version directly from the artist (contact him via Instagram) or purchase a digital copy on iTunes or Amazon on June 1st. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


28 May 2018: ScottieNoPippen - Plotting On The Industry

Bay Area rapper ScottieNoPippen released "Plotting On The Industry" back in the beginning of this month. The album dropped under Rich & Humble and is made of 12 songs featuring Kilo. You can grab its digital version on iTunes. Follow ScottieNoPippen on Instagram.


28 May 2018: Derek King - 1995 EP

"1995" is the new EP solo release from an Oakland representative Derek King. The album is made of 6 songs with guest appearances by IAmSu!, Nef The Pharoah, Rexx Life Raj, JT The 4th and Lul G. You can get it online on iTunes. Follow Derek on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2018: Rudeboy Mafia - Rudeboy Mafia Vol. 1

Rudeboy Mafia is a joint venture from three Oakland representative: Sleepy D, D-Lo and Rico Tha Kidd. Their collaboration album is set to drop very soon and will be made of 13 songs produced by June Onna Beat, Finguz, Kong, Sean Sauce, Sneaky Mike, Davo and more. Except for the trio you'll hear guest appearances by Mozzy, Philthy Rich, Mistah F.A.B., Lil Blood, Marlo and more. Follow D-Lo, Sleepy D and Rico Tha Kidd on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2018: Philthy Rich - NERNL 4

Philthy Rich is back with the fourth part of Not Enough Real Niggas Left series. The album is packed with 16 tracks featuring Mozzy, Mistah F.A.B., Erk Tha Jerk, Yhung T.O., Slimmy B, Lil Yee, Ziggy, Yid, Prezi and more. You can buy a pressed copy on RapBay or get your digital copy on iTunes and Amazon. Follow Philthy on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2018: Lil Bandit - Based On A True Story: The EP

Santa Rosa rapper Lil Bandit is planning to drop his new solo EP project called "Based On A True Story" on June 23rd. The album will be produced entirely by Bear On The Beat and will include guest appearances by Celly Ru, Casper Locs, C-Locs, Conspiracy, Triggaboy Dee, Halfbreed, Doc-9 and Band$. Follow Lil Bandit on Instagram.


25 May 2018: Planet Asia - Mansa Musa

Fresno artist Planet Asia is out with his new solo project called "Mansa Musa". It is made of 16 songs with guest appearances by Phil The Agony, Young Chizz, Montage One, Tristate, Killer Ben, Bad Lucc, Killa Kali and more. You can order pressed and digital copies on Amazon, BandCamp, FatBeats or iTunes. Follow Planet Asia on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


25 May 2018: Lil E - On The Block Since A Youngsta

559 area code representative by the name of Lil E is about to bring his new project to the rap table on July 14th. His next album will be called "On The Block Since A Youngsta" and will include guest appearances by Conspiracy, Mr. G, Locz, Monzter Loko, Skar Tha Skitzo, Doc-9, Young Stacks and more. Be also sure to check out the previous release from Lil E called "Most Hated Mixtape" that dropped in the end of last year. The album is available on Amazon and includes 11 tracks with guest appearances by San Quinn, Locz, Skar Tha Skitzo, Luni-T, Mr. G, Monzter Loko, Young Troubz and more. Follow Lil E on Instagram.


25 May 2018: Gemimac - Life Will Never Be The Same

San Francisco representative Gemimac is back with his his sophomore solo project called "Life Will Never Be The Same". The album is made of 11 songs produced by King Reegz, Unlearn the World, Mr. Soup, Hella Fat, C-Dubb. You can check out the whole thing on DatPiff. Be sure to follow Gemimac on Instagram and check out his Facebook profile.


22 May 2018: Mozzy & Kae One - Run It Up Activities

You already know that Sacramento rapper Mozzy is right now one of the most popular and fertile artists outta Northern California. You should also know that Settle, WA representative by the name of Kae One has already worked with a few well known artists outta Bay Area like Guce or Philthy Rich. Be on the lookout for a duet album from these two coming out on June 8th. "Run It Up Activities" will be made of 8 songs and will feature guest appearances by The Jacka, Philthy Rich, E Mozzy & Chris Pack. Pre order your digital copy on iTunes. Follow Mozzy on Kae One on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2018: Gass-Pipe - T2Active

Vacaville representative Gass-Pipe has just returned with his new solo endeavor called "T2Active". The album is made of 8 songs featuring Lil Toro, Rico 2 Smoove, Yg Rizzo and Lasaine. You can grab its digital version on iTunes, Amazon or CD Baby. Follow Gass-Pipe on Instagram and peep the track listing below: (show tracklist)


22 May 2018: Tsunami - Pyrex Vision

Sacramento rapper Young Bop aka Bishop aka Tsunami is back with his latest release called "Pyrex Vision". The album is packed with 13 songs and features guest appearances by A-Wax, Smigg Dirtee, J Nut, C Ray, Tre Nyce, King Kash and King Iso. You can buy its digital version on iTunes or CD Baby. Follow Tsunami on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: Bueno & The Gatlin - Metric System

"Metric System" is the title of an upcoming duet project from two Sacramento rappers: Bueno and Gatlin. Their album will be out on June 8th and will be made of 11 songs with guest appearances by Yukmouth, Dru Down, J Stalin, Rydah J Klyde, Ampichino, Mitchy Slick, Street Knowledge and D-Rek. Pre-order the project on iTunes and Amazon. Follow Bueno and Gatlin on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: Eligh - Last House On The Block

A West Coast hip-hop representative by the name of Eligh is about to hit the stage with his next solo project called "Last House On The Block" on June 15th. Expect to hear a set of 18 tracks with guest verses from The Grouch, Zion I, Dela, Max ZT and few more. Follow Eligh on Instagram and pre-order the album on iTunes, Amazon and elighmusic.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: Nuk Gutta - Money Made This

Nuk Gutta is an Oakland rapper from Philthy Rich's FOD camp. His next solo project is set to drop on June 2nd and will feature 12 tracks with guest appearances by Philthy Rich, Dolla Dame, B. Mackin and Datgurl Shay. You can pre-order the album on iTunes or Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: Juliano Santiago - Da Caution Tape

Sacramento rapper / Mozzy Records member - Juliano Santiago - is about to hit the scene with his next solo project on June 1st. "Da Caution Tape" will drop under Black Market Records and will be made of 8 songs featuring J Stalin, Joseph Kay, Lil Dallas, MBNEL and more. You can pre-order the album on iTunes and Amazon. Follow Juliano Santiago on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: Arez Cobain - Blood In The Stripes

Bay Area rap fans and military rap fans should be familiar with Soldier Hard reppin' Vallejo and his Redcon-1 Music Group. The stable has already released a lot of SH's projects as well as other artists' records. The newest one will drop on May 31st and will be a new solo project from Southern Cali rapper Arez Cobain. The album will be called "Blood In The Stripes" and will be made of 22 tracks featuring Soldier Hard, Baby Bash, J Deuce, Stephen Hobbs, Purp Boi and more. You can pre-order it on iTunes or Amazon. Follow Arez on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: Chris Christopher - THC 2

About 3 years ago Hawaii / Bay Area representative by the name of Chris Christopher dropped "THC" project. He has recently dropped the second part of the album with 12 tracks - all produced by Rob Lo. Except for Chris you'll hear Rob Lo, Cole, Yung Endo and Al Ca$ino. You can grab the album in a digital version on iTunes. Follow Chris on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2018: V1C - Gold Blooded

East Bay producer / artist by the name of V1C is back with his new project called "Gold Blooded". It's made of 11 tracks with some big names featured on it. You'll hear E-40, Keak Da Sneak, B-Legit, Stevie Joe, D-Lo and few other cats. Go and cop that album on Amazon. Follow V1C on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2018: Tokztero - The Doggfather

Be sure to check out a brand new release from Madera homeboy rapper by the name of Tokztero aka Drew. The album is called "The Doggfather" and includes 19 songs featuring Mr. Kee, Saviyoso, Gilateen, Carlos and few more. You can order its digital version on iTunes and Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2018: DB Tha General - King Of Oakland Vol. 2: Heavy Lies The Crown

Oakland rapper DB Tha General has recently dropped his new solo project called "King Of Oakland Vol. 2: Heavy Lies The Crown". The album includes 15 songs and features guest appearances by Mistah F.A.B., Lil Benny and Blue Jeans. Cop the album on iTunes and follow DB on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2018: Tha Gatlin - Florin Road

Sacramento rapper Tha Gatlin has just returned with his new solo endeavor called "Florin Road". The album is produced entirely by Sac Town producer Teo I Like This. Except for the host you'll hear guest appearances by C-Bo, T-Nutty, Marvaless, Smigg Dirtee, Sumthin Terrible, Lavish D, T Millz and few more. You can grab the album in a digital version on iTunes. Follow Gatlin and Teo on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2018: C2DaJ - California Daze 2

Be on the lookout for a new solo project from Menlo Park, Sacramento rapper C2DaJ called "California Daze 2". The album is set to drop on June 1st and will include 14 songs featuring Stevie Joe, Young Fully, I Go By Tha Kid, Ramdocious and Tecknician. You can pre-order your digital copy on iTunes or Amazon. Follow C2DaJ on Instagram and peep the track listing below: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: San Quinn, Cuddy & LV The Don - West Coast All Stars

Be sure to cop the latest project from Cali Life Musik stable. This time you can get a collaboration album from San Quinn, Cuddy and LV The Don called "West Coast All Stars". The project is made of 12 songs featuring Galaxy Atoms, plus all beats were provided by Kev Knocks. You can cop it online on iTunes and Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: Stevie Joe - Thuggyman

We're back with the track listing for "Thuggyman" project from Oakland representative Stevie Joe. The album is set to drop on June 8th and will include 30 songs with guest appearances by E-40, Keak Da Sneak, Mistah F.A.B., Mozzy, Philthy Rich, J Stalin, Dubb 20, Vellione, Street Knowledge, Remy R.E.D., Ampichino and many more. You can pre-order iTunes version right now. Follow Stevie Joe on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: Tokztero - The Doggfather

For those of you who remember the good old golden years of one of the most notorious Northern California Latin groups - Darkroom Familia / Low Down / Minority Militia - the name Tokztero fka Drew should definitely ring a bell. He was mainly present on homeboy rap projects from late 90's and early 2k. As far as I know he released an underground solo called "Nortecalifaholic" and an official "Ridin 4 the Cause" project that was released under Connected Inc. Back in 2012 he also remastered some old tracks that were included on previously released cds and dropped a throwback project. It is said that the Madera rapper is aiming to drop a brand new solo in a few days. The album will be called "The Doggfather" and will be made of 19 songs featuring Mr. Kee, Saviyoso, Gilateen, Carlos and few more. You can pre-order the album on iTunes and Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: C-Dubb & S.B. - Mobb Bizniz 2

C-Dubb & S.B. are out with their second collab album - "Mobb Bizniz 2". This Sacramento duo brings you a set of 14 cuts with guests like San Quinn, Cheech Ben Grindin, C Got Hustle, Seff Smokes, Mistuh G, Mak7teen and Coup D Santana. You can order a digital version on iTunes, Amazon and CD Baby. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: HD & DJ Fresh - Fresh 2: The Enlightenment

A very prolific Oakland representative by the name of HD and a well known Bay Area producer DJ Fresh joined their skills once again to bring you the second part of their collab work. "Fresh 2: The Enlightenment" is available now in a digital version on iTunes and Amazon. Follow HD and DJ Fresh on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: Omni Alien & Berner - Terra Firma

Check out the latest collaboration project from Berner recorded along with Crescent City representative by the name of Omni Alien. Their joint album is titled "Terra Firma" and is made of 7 tracks featuring Laroo and Vital. You can cop its digital version on iTunes. Follow Berner and Omni on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: Monzter Loko - Rooted From The Soil Vol. 1

Check out a new solo project from Monzter Loko reppin' Reedley in the 559 area code. His latest release is called "Rooted From The Soil Vol. 1" and includes 14 cuts with guest appearances by Conspiracy, Mr. G, Lil E, D.Loon, Young Troubz, Ene Mac and a few other cats. You can cop the album on CD Baby. Follow Monzter Loko on Instagram and peep the track listing below: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: Yung Rich - Nothing To Lose

If you're into homeboy rap scene you might be interested in buying a hard copy of "Nothing To Lose" project from Yung Rich, originally from Modesto, Ca; now residing in Phoenix, Az. You can grab the cd directly from the artist - just holler at him on Instagram. The album is made of 14 songs featuring Casper Capone, Mr. Alamo, Mandito Brown, Icee, Maniac O.E and others. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


11 May 2018: Reece Loc & C.W. Da Youngblood - Buy One Get One

Fresno representative Reece Loc and Kansas City rapper C.W. Da Youngblood are out with their duet project titled "Buy One Get One". The album is made of 7 tracks featuring Intl Skeam. You can order a digital copy on iTunes and Amazon. Follow Reece Loc on Instagram.


09 May 2018: Too Short - The Sex Tape (free)

You might remember that BayUndaground.com wrote about the upcoming new official solo project from Too Short called "The Pimp Tape". Well, the release date of this album was postponed a few times and it should drop on May 25th. To quench Short Dawg's fans' thirst he has just come out with "The Sex Tape" that you can either check out for free on SoundCloud or buy on iTunes. The album is made of 11 tracks featuring Philthy Rich, Stressmatic, Bandaide, Ymtk, Oke Junior, Sucheata Ivey and Mowii. Follow Too Short on Instagram. Tracklist for "The Sex Tape": (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: J Stalin - Tears Of Joy 2

Be on the lookout for a new solo project by Oakland rap artist J Stalin called "Tears Of Joy 2". The album is set to drop on May 25th and will be made of 18 songs with guest appearances by Too Short, Stevie Joe, Mozzy, IAmSu!, P-Lo, Young Spudd and more. Beats will be delivered by TD Slaps, June Onna Beat, Architekz, Smiley On The Beat, Jp Bangz & Piggy On Da Beat, White Rocks and others. Follow Stalin on Instagram and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: Willie Joe - Doper 2

Back in 2015 Vallejo rapper Willie Joe dropped his "Doper" project. Now you can check out the second part of it available on iTunes, Amazon and other e-spots. The album includes 15 songs with guest appearances by Stevie Joe, Young Gully, Mozzy, Lazy Boy, Pretty Boi and others. Follow Willie Joe on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: Joe Blow & 38 Spesh - In The Mob We Trust

Oakland rapper Joe Blow and New York representative 38 Spesh have recently brought their collab material called "In The Mob We Trust". You can either check it out for free on DatPiff or buy its digital version on iTunes. You'll hear 13 songs with guest appearances by Street Knowledge, Klass Murda, Bo Strangles, Benny and K Koke. Production was delivered by Rob Lo, Maki, Black Metaphor, Reddy Roc, 38 Spesh, Cheese On Da Slap and Lil Eto. Follow Joe Blow and 38 Spesh on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: Lil AJ & Joe Blow - Lash Brothers

Two Oakland rappers - Lil AJ and Joe Blow - are out with their collab project called "Lash Brothers". The album is available now on iTunes and is made of 13 songs with guest appearances by Philthy Rich, Cellski, Prezi, Street Knowledge, Lil Blood and more. Follow Joe Blow and Lil AJ on Instagram. Stay tuned to BayUndaground.com for more info tba. (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: Erupt & Deok - Longevity

Erupt and Deok - both reppin' Stockton - are out with their duet project titled "Longevity". It's available online on CD Baby or Amazon; you can also get its pressed copies directly from the artists. The album includes 13 songs with guest appearances by Hollow Tip, Becha G, Darrick Leon and Sus. Follow Deok and Erupt on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: Don Changolini 4000 - Outty 4000: The Retirement Album

Roseville homeboy rapper Don Changolini 4000 is out with his new solo project called "Outty 4000: The Retirement Album". The project is made of 21 tracks with whole bunch of features from people like Big Oso Loc, Big Tone, Lil Raider, Lil Ro, Berner, Goldtoes, Mac Mall, Swinla, DJ 40oz, Doc 9, Casper Locs and many more. You can order it on iTunes and Amazon. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


09 May 2018: Mac Reem, Mac Rell & Mac Reese - The Mobb Is Here

"The Mobb Is Here" is a collab album from Mac Reem, Mac Rell and Mac Reese reppin' Sacramento and Fairfield. The album is made of 11 tracks with all beats provided by Kareem K. You'll mostly hear Mac Reese and Mac Rell (each of them is featured on 8 songs), with Mac Reem appearing only on 3 cuts. Except for the hosts the album includes verses by Beeda Weeda, Mac Duna, Pooh Sauce, The Specialist and D-Ski. You can buy the project in a digital version on iTunes and Amazon. Follow Mac Reem, Mac Rell and Mac Reese on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)