MC Lyte’s new track, “Dear John” f/ Common (the first release from Lyte’s upcoming LP, her first studio album in eleven years, which is slated to be released later this year). “Dear John” is a fresh track with a strong urban hip-hop vibe, that will also be featured in Lyte’s upcoming episode of “Being,”
Pro Chart Lab presents – The Periodic Table of Hip-Hop. Click here to order the mounted print which costs $114. Or alternatively the poster print which costs $29.
Our Song of the Week is So Far to Go, A song taken from The Shining the second solo album from Super Producer and rapper J Dilla. Featuring Common & D’Angelo this song was originally to be released by Common in 2005 as part of his album Be for a special edition package. In 2007, an alternate version of So Far to Go containing new verses and a new mix was released on Common’s Finding Forever album.
“Delicious Vinyl brings you Sunset Blvd, the new album from Yancey Boys, the group piloted by John “Illa J” Yancey and Frank Nitt. The dynamic new collection is built around previously unheard tracks created by Illa J’s brother: the late, great J Dilla (James Yancey). With Frank Nitt’s standing as J Dilla Music Catalog Curator and the official approval of Yancey Media Group, all productions on Sunset Blvd originate from The Lost Scrolls — the stunning cache of beats Dilla left behind.”