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26 May 2016: Fatboy & Chico Flamez present Tha SpitFlame Fam Vol. 2

Just a few months ago we told you about "Tha SpitFlame Fam" project from Turlock (209) crew made of Eli P, La Ravia, Bo Famous, Big Jess, Kaz West, Chico Flamez, Mob Figga Louciano and FatBoy. There's already part two in the works and should be hitting the stores around on June 15th. The album will be presented by Fatboy and Chico Flamez - two of the SpitFlame Fam members - and will include guest appearances by Hoodstarz, Hex, Livin Proof, Boogie Locs, Yunng Will, P.Ocean, Tone Gunz, J Mitch, Young Skreww and more. Visit SpitFlame Fam on Facebook.


26 May 2016: Dyce Shakin - Blue Hunnids / Dyce Shakin, Willie Joe & Teq - The New Wave

Dyce Shakin represents Seaside in the 831 area code and has recently dropped two new albums. One is called "Blue Hunnids" and features 11 songs with guest appearances by J Stalin, Berner, Nef The Pharaoh, Willie Joe, Casper Loc, Teq and Jay Rezz; production was delivered by Cuddy. You can purchase its digital version on CD Baby or check out the whole thing on SoundCloud.

The other one is an EP project called "The New Wave" recorded along with Vallejo rapper Willie Joe and Salinas (now living in LA) native by the name of Teq. The album is available now on CD Baby and SoundCloud. It's made of 5 cuts featuring Casper Loc and YL Next Up. Visit Dyce on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and ReverbNation. Follow Willie Joe on Facebook and Twitter. Get at Teq on Twitter and Instagram. Track listings: (show tracklist)



26 May 2016: Lazie Locz - Sweet Dreams & Cloudy Nights (free)

In the end of last year we wrote about a duet album from Sacramento rappers Lazie Locz and Locs Gunna called "Sellin Dope And Fat Guns". Lazie Locz is back with his a new material titled "Sweet Dreams & Cloudy Nights". It's available for free on SoundCloud and DatPiff. You'll hear 19 tracks featuring Dmacka, JE The Wheelman, Bolo4800 and Dope. Check out Lazie Locz on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


26 May 2016: Chili-Bo - Fresh Cutz 2

Oakland representative by the name of Chili-Bo is back with his new solo called "Fresh Cutz 2". The album features 12 tracks and is available online on Amazon. Visit Chili-Bo on Twitter, Facebook, ReverbNation, ChiliBoMusic.com and DrinkALotRecords.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


26 May 2016: Lay Em Down - A Voice From The Hood

This month an East Oakland group Trill Youngins has already dropped two projects from its crew: a solo by Sonnie titled "Life As I Knew It" and group project called "Upper Class Lifestyle". The latest release from Trill Youngins member - Lay Em Down - has recently dropped on SoundCloud. It's called "A Voice From The Hood" and includes 11 cuts with guest appearances by Stunna June, Sonnie, Murdock, ClearItOut and ParisNights. Production was delivered by Mike Made The 808s, Stunna June, LayEmDown, Murdock and JJ. Follow Lay Em Down on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2016: Smigg Dirtee & Young Papi - Doing Numbers

Back in March Sacramento rapper Smigg Dirtee and Young Papi (originally from Fresno, now living in Southern California) dropped a 7-track deep free-for-download teaser of "Doing Numbers"; check it out on SoundCloud. The official version of the album - featuring 14 tracks - will hit the spots on May 29th. You can pre-order it on Amazon and iTunes. Stay also tuned for A-Wax & Smigg Dirtee "Still Got Them Throwaways". Visit Dirtee Boy on Twitter, Facebook, SoundCloud and Instagram. Follow Young Papi on Facebook.


24 May 2016: Sav Sicc - Tha Element Unleashed Vol.1 (free)

Sacramento representative Sav Sicc is back with a new material - a free for download mixtape called "Tha Element Unleashed". The album includes 16 tracks with guest appearances by COS, Mota Mouth Jones, L-Slimm, Young Kazz, Infamy Loc and Millie Montanna. You can check out the whole thing on DatPiff. Volume 2 and 3 are coming soon. Visit Sav Nation Gang on YouTube and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2016: The Gatlin - F.A.M.E. 2

In the end of last year Sac-Town rapper The Gatlin dropped "F.A.M.E" project; he's aiming to bring its second part on June 10th. For All My Enemies volume 2 will be made of 20 tracks packed with some big names like Yukmouth, C-Bo, Clyde Carson, Husalah, Beeda Weeda and other artists. Follow Gatlin on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2016: Diego Redd - Glorified Genocide

"Glorified Genocide" - an upcoming project from Fresno rapper Diego Redd will finally be released on June 10th. The album will be made of 11 tracks featuring Shake Da Mayor, Omar Aura, Reapa Jones, Jaylen, Otis Reed, Dennis Roberts, Dre-T and Hogg Status. Visit Diego Redd on Facebook, Twitter, ReverbNation and cop his previous releases on iTunes. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2016: Get Money Boyz - 34 Grams

Get Money Boyz is a Sacramento rap duet made of The Bratha and Lil Lv. Their new project called "34 Grams" has arrived to iTunes a few days ago. Follow Lil Lv and The Bratha on Twitter.


24 May 2016: J Crizzy - Everyday Dreamer

Hayward rapper J Crizzy (born in Queens, New York, raised in Manila, Philippines) is out with his new solo called "Everyday Dreamer". It features 15 tracks with guest appearances by Kool Guy, A-Hi, Chel, Airis and Gwap. Purchase a digital version of it on Amazon. Visit J Crizzy on Facebook, Twitter and jcrizzy.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


24 May 2016: J Bay B - J Da Warrior

Oakland rapper J Bay B has recently brought his new material to the table. It's called "J Da Warrior" and is made of 6 tracks. You can get its digital and physical copy on CD Baby. Check out J Bay B on Twitter and ReverbNation. (show tracklist)


24 May 2016: Skar - All Over Profit

Sacramento rapper Skar (of Capital Boys) dropped his new solo "All Over Profit" on May 9th. The album is available on iTunes and features 14 tracks with guest appearances by The Jacka, Celly Ru, Tito B, Clyde Carson, Greedy Peez, Tizzy B and D. Kellz. Follow Skar on Instagram and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2016: Con B - For The Moment Vol. 2

East Oakland representative by the name of Con B is back with his new release titled "For The Moment Vol. 2". It has just arrived to Amazon and includes 10 cuts with guest appearances by Deeznuts, Gmaly, Slick Money, Chief Mainy, Lady Swagga, Bolo Tha Don, Lunacie, Youngsta, Nittee and Deda. Check out Con B on Twitter and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2016: Str8-Lace - Bay Veteran

Fairfield representative Str8-Lace is coming back with his new release called "Bay Veteran" on June 3rd. The album will be made of 8 tracks, but there's already part 2 in the works. It will include guest appearances by WC, Turf Talk, Goldie Gold, The D.B.'z (Work Dirty and King Hot), Acktup, Gudda Mack, Geezy Jones and Yay Heard. Peep Str8-Lace on
Facebook, Twitter and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2016: Ojorie - Thee Juice

Oakland underground representative by the name of Ojerie is out with the "Thee Juice" project. You might have already had a chance to grab its shorter (5 tracks) version that dropped on iTunes back in 2013. The official album is made of 12 songs featuring Young Eez, Famous Fila, Semaj, Malki Means King, Sirealz and others. You can purchase the album on Amazon. Visit Ojerie on Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2016: Rexx Life Raj - Father Figure

Berkeley rapper Rexx Life Raj is aiming to drop his new solo called "Father Figure". It's scheduled to hit the Bay scene June 24th and will feature 13 tracks with guest appearances by Nef The Pharaoh, Christian Crow and Ymtk. Check out Rexx Life Raj on Facebook, Twitter and rexxliferaj.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2016: Omega Crosby - Swag Juice

Modesto rapper Omega Crosby is dropping a brand new solo album called "Swag Juice" on June 1st. The project will be made of 16 songs featuring Clyde Carson, Mayne Mannish, Priceless Da Roc, Kdi and Tayo Slik. Visit Omega Crosby on SoundCloud, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and the artist's official website. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


22 May 2016: Neezzy Rodriguez - Baby Kingpin 1 & 2

Neezzy Rodriguez hails from North Sacramento and you might remember our article from November 2015 about his last release called "Ziplomatic Immunity". The rapper is back with a new one titled "Baby Kingpin 1 & 2". It's made of 15 songs featuring Nef The Pharaoh, Mic Cash, Mike Stunna and Zip$et Yage; with a few beats done by Boss Beatzzz, Yung A and Tae Da Kiid. You can get the whole thing for free download on SoundCloud. Follow Neezzy on Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: C-Dubb & Hollow Tip - Mercenary Mobb Muzik

C-Dubb and Hollow Tip are out with their joint album called "Mercenary Mobb Muzik". The project is available now on iTunes and includes 8 tracks with guest appearances by Joe Blow, Unknown, Reece Loc, Siyeed, Optimiztiq, Cheech, SB, Ton G and Eastside Bossy. The whole production was handled by C-Dubb. Remember that part two will be out on July 15th. Check out Hollow Tip and C-Dubb on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: AOne - Dope As Coke 2

Part 2 of AOne's "Dope As Coke" project was rescheduled and will be released on May 27th. The album will be made of 21 songs featuring The Jacka, Joe Blow, Keak Da Sneak, Dubb 20, K-Loc, Remy Red, Styles P, Nipsey Hussle and D Rek. Be sure to check out AOne on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: Dojia V & Mob Jr - Laser Guided Bullets

Doija V (Husalah's cousin) and Mob Jr (The Jacka's cousin) are out with their joint material called "Laser Guided Bullets". The album is made of 7 tracks featuring Husalah, Stizzy Staxx, Blakk Boi and Yung Skrew. You can grab its digital version on iTunes and Amazon. Visit Doija V on Twitter, Instagram and SoundCloud. Peep Mob Jr on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: DJ True Justice - The Man Of Steel

Bay Area hip-hop musician known as DJ True Justice is out with his sophomore project called "The Man Of Steel". The album is made of 15 songs featuring Paris, T-K.A.S.H., Planet Asia, Rasco, The Grouch, J-Ro, Zumbi, Equipto, Mic T, L Roneous, The Bayliens, Clayton William, Z Man and many more. All beats were delivered by Paris. You can cop the album in a digital version on iTunes and Amazon. Learn more about DJ True Justice on guerrillafunk.com and follow the artist on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: Tia Nomore - Halloween

Oakland's Tia Nomore is out with her new solo called "Halloween". The album includes 15 songs with guest appearances by IAmSu!, Show Banga, CJ, Chippass, Nikatine, ST Spittin, G Val and others. It's available now on iTunes. Follow Tia on Facebook, Instagram, SoundCloud and visit tianomore.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: O-Zone The Don - No Handouts

Oakland rapper O-Zone The Don (or simply O-Zone) is back with his new solo project called "No Handouts". The album was entirely produced by Du Damage and includes 14 songs featuring The Jacka, Keak Da Sneak, Beeda Weeda, Chris Lockett, Du Damage and a few more. Go and buy yourself a digital version of it on iTunes, CD Baby and Amazon. Visit O-Zone on Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, Instagram, iTunes and BandCamp. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: Joe Suave - First 2 The 1st

Oakland representative Joe Suave is out his new release titled "First 2 The 1st". The album is made of 12 tracks featuring Holy Phill and C-Ball. Purchase your digital copy on iTunes or Amazon. Be sure to check out Joe Suave on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SoundCloud and joesuave.com. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


20 May 2016: Lil Yase - From The Block Too Alot

San Francisco rapper Lil Yase has recently dropped his new solo endeavor called "From The Block Too Alot". It's available now online on iTunes and features 13 tracks with guest appearances by Lil Blood, Nef The Pharaoh, Mozzy, Yatta, Stunna June and others. Follow Lil Yase on Instagram and Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2016: June & Celly Ru - Yikiez & Rentalz

Bay Area producer/rapper by the name of June (Junne Onna Beat) and Sacramento representative of Mozzy's movement - Celly Ru - are out with their joint material. The project is titled "Yikiez & Rentalz" and includes 11 songs with guest performances by Leezy Lyfe. You can grab the album in a digital version on iTunes. Follow June on Twitter and Instagram. Check out Cellyru on Facebook and Twitter and SoundCloud. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2016: The Genres - Diverse City

The Genres is a South San Francisco group made of Aaron Amor (vocals), Steven Alex (vocals and guitar) and Ronnie Rosado (bass and vocals). They have recently released "Diverse City" project which is available in hard and digital copies on CD Baby and thegenres.com. The album is made of 12 tracks featuring Equipto, Mike Marshall and Mighty Leeban, with an additional support from Hisham Dahud (live drums), Rodney Dudum (guitar) and Fred Rock (live drums). Check out The Genres on Instagram, Twitter, SoundCloud and Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2016: GodHolly, Doc Dolla & Laz Tha Boy - Self Explanatory (free)

Three Richmond rappers - GodHolly (aka Hollywood), Doc Dolla and Laz Tha Boy - hooked up to drop their joint free-for-download release called "Self Explanatory". It's made of 6 tracks and you can get its digital version on SoundCloud. Follow GodHolly on Twitter and SoundCloud. Check out Doc Dolla on Facebook, Twitter, Soundcloud and docdolla.com. Visit Laz Tha Boy on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


19 May 2016: Young Nunnz - Friday The 13th (free)

Young Nunnz hails from San Francisco and has recently brought his new free project which is available now on SoundCloud. The album is called "Friday The 13th" and is made of 13 songs produced by AnTBeatz, Better Beats, DoeBoyMTB, PB Beats, NBK Dame, CTA Beats and Paul Cabbin. Follow Young Nunnz on Instagram and peep the tracklist below: (show tracklist)


19 May 2016: Greenova South - Kome Ryde With Us (free)

Greenova South is a California / Arkansas collabo made of Oakland's Squadda B (of Main Attrakionz) and Little Rock's Pepper Boy. Their joint album is called "Kome Ryde With Us" and has just arrived to SoundCloud. It features 10 tracks with guest appearances by Lil Flip, Mr. Sche, Ace Diego, Robbie Rob, Young God, ST 2 Lettaz, Jarv Dee and Dope G. The whole production was handled by an O-Towm beat maker Young God. Check out the artists on Twitter and Gram: @squaddab, @squaddab, @pepperboy22, @pepperboydavie, @0younggod0, @0younggod0. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2016: Killa Tay, Young Doe & Innerstate Ike - Co Ca Click

"Co Ca Click" is a brand new collaboration release from a Northern California representative Killa Tay and two rappers outta Denver, Colorado: Young Doe and Innerstate Ike. Their album is made of 11 songs featuring Mac Dre, Chozen and Wil Guice. Digital version should be out at major e-spots like Google Play and Spotify, while hard copies are sold directly through the artists. Follow Tay Capone on Twitter, Instagram and visit killataycapone.com. Check out Young Doe on Twitter, Instagram and SoundCloud. Peep Innerstate Ike on Twitter, Facebook and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2016: Jobi Locster - It's Nothing But A G Thang / Killa 4 The Skrilla

831 area code homeboy rapper by the name of Jobi Locster is out with two new solos. "It's Nothing But A G Thang" features 12 tracks with guest appearances by Cali Criminal, A-Tone ans Solo. You can get its digital version on Amazon and iTunes.

The other one - that has also dropped today - is titled "Killa 4 The Skrilla" and includes 13 songs with guest appearances by Yantz, Lonely Boy, Cali Criminal, Savi, Loue E Slicc, Timmy Loc, Nasty Man, Young Swoop and Sane. The album is available now on iTunes and Amazon in a digital version.

Jobi Locster has also released "Money 9z N Gang Signz" with Lou-E-Slicc earlier this year. Be sure to visit him on Instagram and SoundCloud. Track listings: (show tracklist)



17 May 2016: Young Capo & Lazyboy - Plottin' On A Come Up

Young Capo hails from Sacramento, while Lazyboy is from San Jose. They have joined forces to deliver you "Plottin' On A Come Up" project available now on iTunes. The album is made of 10 cuts featuring Kuzzo Fly, Mob Jr, A-Wax, Christopher Elliott and Cpo Snipe. Follow Young Capo on Twitter and Instagram. Visit Lazyboy on Twitter and Instagram. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2016: Konsept - No Lanes

Porterville representative Konsept is out with his new solo called "No Lanes". The album is made of 12 songs featuring Rawk, Alpha, Ashe, Relentless and J. Hernandez. You can grab its digital version on Amazon. Peep Konsept on his Facebook profile, Twitter and SoundCloud. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2016: Poope Balboa - The Night Life 2

In the end of 2015 we wrote about a release from a Sacramento representative Poope Balboa called "The Night Life". He has recently dropped a second installment of the project titled "From The Block For The Block" that is available on CD Baby. You'll hear 15 songs featuring artists like Lowkey, Tigue Wallace, Symba, Taxx Amilly, Shawn D, Rosama and Trubb. Visit the rapper on iTunes, Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud and ReverbNation. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


17 May 2016: Meez - Mobizm

Stockton / San Jose representative by the name of Meez is out with a solo called "Mobizm". The album features 14 songs with guest appearances by Sneakz, A. Money, Taj Withers, Bubbz, Hecdoe, BadLandz and more. Follow Meez on Twitter. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


16 May 2016: AOne - Dope As Coke 2

Bay Area rapper AOne is aiming to bring his new solo this month. It will be called "Dope As Coke 2" and will include guest appearances by The Jacka, Styles P., Joe Blow, Keak Da Sneak, Nipsey Hussle, Dubb 20 & D-Rek. You can already pre-order your copy on RapBay. Be sure to check out AOne on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


16 May 2016: Treechoppa & Diglababy - Pure EP

Fresno artist and the CEO of Tree Camp Entertainment - Treechoppa - hooked up with a Bakersfield representative by the name of Diglababy to bring you their joint project called "Pure". It will be an EP album featuring Sleepdank, The K.I.D. Heat, Cousin Spook, Young Styles and more. The project will be available online and in stores this Summer. Stay tuned and visit Treechoppa on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Follow Diglababy on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.


16 May 2016: Reece Loc presents The Mobb Room Volume 2

Fresno rapper Reece Loc is back with a new compilation project called "The Mobb Room Volume 2". The album includes 18 songs (some previously heard) with verses delivered by Reece Loc, Sav Da P, E.Klips Da Hustla, Key Loom, Jack Thrilla, Bullet Loc, I-Rocc, C-Dubb and more. You can purchase its digital version on Amazon. Peep Reece Loc on Facebook. Tracklist: (show tracklist)


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