THE ALCHEMIST – LUNCH MEAT EP

Hip Hop production mastermind The Alchemist showcases bars from Roc Marciano, Action Bronson, Styles P, Westside Gunn, Benny The Butcher and Conway on new EP ‘Lunch Meat’. Alchemist provides cinematic, often mafioso undertones for his guests, culminating in the smooth, lush ‘The Hopeless Romantic’ featuring long-time collaborator Action Bronson. Stream below via BandCamp.

JAMLA RECORDS – JAMLA IS THE SQUAD

9th Wonder (producer extraordinaire and head of Jamla Records) releases the label’s ‘Jamla Is The Squad’ compilation, a distinctly old school collection featuring bars from legends of the game like Talib Kweli, Rapper Big Pooh, Styles P and Masta Killa, as well as production from the likes of Pete Rock, Statik Selektah and Khrysis.  Jamla…

STEP BROTHERS [ALCHEMIST X EVIDENCE] – LORD STEPPINGTON

Alchemist and Evidence’ (Step Brothers) collaborative debut has finally arrived.  As expected, Alc’s production (this time assisted by Ev) is absolutely on-point: his looped beats just have that made-to-be-rapped over quality.  Fortunately, the team of MCs (Evidence, Domo Genesis, Styles P, Roc Marciano, Byron G, Fashawn, Oh No, Blu and Scott Caan (of The Whooliganz))…