Now after a decade of popping in and out of the shadows with a few features and independent singles he brings forth his sophomore effort,'Planet X' on the newly established Peasant Podium Music. In this new installment fans should expect the same raw lyricism with a futuristic yet old-school flow. Listening to the first single, 'Teacha Will Appear' it is clear that Akbar intends on feeding listeners a buffet of consciousness with hood appeal, over an intergalactic backdrop throughout the 19 track album.
With production from the likes of DJ Parker Lee (aka The Loop Lord), Doc Mindbenda, Preservation, Soul Supreme, New Era, and I-Cue, 'Planet X' will provide celestial travels through your listening devices.
Teacher and student connect on “The Movie Life,” the new collaboration between Wu Gambino Raekwon and his Ice H20 Records signee, Ceazar. The track opens with a typically tough verse from The Chef, who then makes way for his Staten Island understudy to unleash his own lethal lyrics over the muffled yet majestic instrumental. “The Movie Life” serves as an early sample of Ceazar’s DJ Whoo Kid-hosted mixtape, Render The Throne, which will be released on 3-6-2013.
UK based producer Configa has just announced that he has two songs set to feature in the forthcoming Tim Roth starring film, "The Liability". Configa confirms that he is the sole hip-hop representative in the Lionsgate Films/ Revolver Entertainment distributed film. One of the songs that is set to feature is the track "We On Fire" (featuring Jaz Kahina) that was released on his "Calm Before The Storm" album.
The vibe is universal. Guy meets girl. Guy and girl get a room for a night. Then several swishers, red cups, and smash sessions later; the incense are lit up and burned slow till the break of dawn. Sounds like the hood just found the new theme music for the night time flow. And if you're still hungry for more of what F.Y.I. is serving, make sure to get a sneak peek of behind the scenes footage to the upcoming video for Incense after you pressed play a couple times on the track.