As half of Heltah Skeltah, 1/8 of the Boot Camp Clik, and with a successful solo career in his own right, Sean Price (Brooklyn, NY) had a cult-like following, releasing critically acclaimed projects such as ‘Monkey Barz,’ ‘Jesus Price Supastar,’ and ‘Mic Tyson.’
Motion is the debut LP by The Cinematic Orchestra, released on 27 September 1999 on Ninja Tune. The album's concept came from core band member, Jason Swinscoe, who had amassed various samples - drum patterns, basslines and melody samples - that had inspired and influenced him. He then presented them to a group of musicians to learn and then improvise around.
Every Day is the second studio album by The Cinematic Orchestra. It was released through Ninja Tune on 27 April 2002 in Japan and 13 May 2002 elsewhere. It was re-released in November 2003 with two additional tracks. It was written and produced by band members Phil France and Jason Swinscoe.
Days to Come is the third studio album of original studio material from British musician Bonobo. It was released on 2 October 2006 on the Ninja Tune independent record label. The album was voted Album of the Year in the 2006 Worldwide Awards on Gilles Peterson's BBC Radio 1 show.
French soul jazz merchant Ludovic Llorca returns with The Garden - his first album since 2001's well received New Corner LP on F Communications where he was blessed with being the resident jazz act after the departure of St Germain for Blue Note Records.
I Am... is the third studio album by American rapper Nas, released on April 6, 1999 by Columbia Records. Following the commercial and critical success of 1996's It Was Written, Nas put to work on a double album that merged the styles of his first two albums and detailed entire aspects of his life.
Burn is a debut studio album by British jazz band Sons of Kemet released on 9 September 2013 by Naim Records label. This album, and their running series of critically acclaimed performances led to them winning the 'Best Jazz Act' in the 2013 MOBO Awards.
After Hours is the fourth studio album by Canadian singer The Weeknd, released on March 20, 2020, by XO and Republic Records. Primarily produced by the Weeknd, it features a variety of producers, including DaHeala, Illangelo, Max Martin, Metro Boomin, and OPN, most of whom the Weeknd had worked with previously.
Los Angeles emcee Pawz One returns with Featured Unreleased Collab Kollection Issue Two (F.U.C.K I.T!), the second installment in the series that feats. guests, unreleased songs and remixes. The 16 track album features artists like Talib Kweli, Ras Kass, A.G. of D.I.T.C. and others along with artwork by Gift Revolver who recently did artwork for Conway,...
Run The Jewels 4 is the fourth studio album by American hip hop duo Run the Jewels. It was released digitally through their own Jewel Runners imprint via BMG Rights Management on June 3, 2020. The album features guest appearances from Greg Nice, DJ Premier, 2 Chainz, Pharrell Williams, Mavis Staples, Josh Homme, and frequent collaborator Zack de la Rocha.
The Doors is the debut album by the American rock band the Doors. Recorded in 1966 at Sunset Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California, it was produced by Paul A. Rothchild and released on January 4, 1967. The album features a wide range of musical influences, including jazz, classical, blues, pop, R&B and rock music.
Innercity Griots, the second album from Freestyle Fellowship, is perhaps *the* essential West Coast left-field rap album of the early ’90s. Released in 1993 on 4th & Broadway, it’s a towering, progressive hip-hop masterpiece that expanded rap’s boundaries through lyrical elevation and production innovation. Their talent was ahead of everybody else by...
Hus Kingpin is an underground fixture whose evocative, understated music fits firmly within the lane that fellow Long Island native Roc Marciano blazed a decade ago. Hus released an album called Portishus, which he says is “inspired by” Portishead's music now available in physical formats for the first time.
The Off-Season is the sixth studio album by American rapper J. Cole. It was released on May 14, 2021, by Dreamville Records, Roc Nation and Interscope Records. The album was executive produced by Cole, Ibrahim Hamad, and T-Minus. It also featured guest vocals from Morray, 21 Savage, Lil Baby, Bas, and 6lack.
Chemtrails over the Country Club is the 7th studio album by American singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey. It was released on March 19, 2021 by Interscope and Polydor Records. Initially titled White Hot Forever, the album was produced by Del Rey and Jack Antonoff, and features additional production contributions from Rick Nowels, whom Del Rey worked with on...
Supreme NTM(Suprême NTM) is the self-titled fourth and final album from the controversial French hip-hop duo. Released in 1998, it would be the last album Suprême NTM would release before Joey Starr and Kool Shen parted ways to form their own separate labels.
On 22nd April 1996, a relatively unknown Mark Morrison took the world by storm and released his debut album 'Return of The Mack'. The lead single would go on to become one of the biggest songs of the '90s, topping the charts in the UK, across Europe and hitting number two in the US Billboard Hot 100 the following year.
From Us To You... With Love is the instrumental version of "Jeb Loy" - the independent soul album of the year by Jeb Loy Nichols and Cold Diamond & Mink. You'll find that all of these instrumentals have stories of their own to tell. Some pretty, others joyful and all inspiring.