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29 November 2008: AP.9 - I Am Legend

According to CityHallRecords there's a new solo album from AP.9 dropping February 2009. Believing sources and RapBay store the upcoming cd from Oakland Mob Figa should be available this December. The album will be named "I Am Legend" and will feature The Jacka, Lee Majors, Shill Mac and Yukmouth. It will include 16 new songs and will drop under Mob Shop Entertainment. We know that AP.9 will collaborate again with Indecent The Slapmaster (production, mastering and mixing), yet we'll also hear beats from other producers. We'll surely keep you posted on this one. Visit for more info and check AP.9 on MySpace.

27 November 2008: E-Moe - Never Quit

A known Sac-Town rapper & producer is out with his new solo album. E-Moe brings you his "Never Quit" project on PayStyle Music. It features 19 tracks with appearances from Double O Smebb, Mouthpeace, Duecie Nickels, D Unique, The Stunin Boyz & Mae Gee. You can buy it online @ cdBaby spot or just listen to a few cuts on E-Moe's MySpace page. Check out the tracklist: (show tracklist)

27 November 2008: Bored Siff - The Sad Truth

San Francisco group Bored Stiff is back again with a brand new album called "The Sad Truth". Just to remind you Bored Stiff are: Equipto, TD Camp, Big Shawn, Dubstar, P-Way, Mint Rock, White Mic, Julz, Liel, Priz, Ike & Jo Jo. Their latest cd features appearances from Mike Marshall, The Jacka, AgentStrik9, Sick Y.G., Spank Pops, The Grouch, FDOG & Cait La Dee. Check them out on MySpace. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

27 November 2008: Jae Synth - The Resume

If you're into albums entirely produced by only one producer, there's something for you. Sacramento's musician Jae Synth has recently released a collection of songs, which feature his beats. You'll find 15 slaps on "The Resume" with verses from JT The Bigga Figga, Snoop Dogg, Keak Da Sneak, Mistah F.A.B., Turf Talk, B-Legit, Young Dru and many more. Album was released under Cornerstore Records. You can catch Jae Synth on his MySpace page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

27 November 2008: Renz Julian

Bay Area rapper Renz Julian has just brought you his new project. It's a self titled 9-track EP released by Field Of Dreamz Entertainment. You can get a digital mp3 version of it on cdBaby website for $8.99. Get at Renz Julian at MySpace. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

26 November 2008: B Peezy - So Fresh

Highly anticipated solo album by B Peezy is out now. He's a North Highlands, Sacramento representative. You might have heard him on H-Wood's compilations and various mixtapes. The new solo is titled "So Fresh" and has dropped under Northbound Entertainment. You'll hear guest appearances by Cozmo, San Quinn, Jacka, Matt Blaque, Turf Talk, Mistah F.A.B., Smigg Dirtee, Dubb 20, Mac Dre, Freako and many many more. Take a look at his myspace page and peep the tracklist: (show tracklist)

26 November 2008: Livewire Da Gang - Murder Fa Hire: The Hop Out

There are more releases from Livewire Records than those presented by Demolition Men. Already out is also the one presented by Livewire The Gang and it is named "Murder Fa Hire: The Hop Out". This is more of a group album as it mainly features HD, Lil Blood, Ronald Mack and Lil Rue. You'll also hear guest verses from other people representing west Oakland. It is available for purchase on for $8.99. Peep the tracklist: (show tracklist)

26 November 2008: Tizzle - Bars & Stripes

Rapper Tizzle hailing from southern Stockton dropped his recent solo some time ago, however it's worth mentioning. It is called "Bars And Stripes" and features C-Bo, Too Short, Keak Da Sneak, Mac Dre, Charlie Chain and 2 Da Face Family. If you're a 209 rap fan be sure to check this 2 Da Face Records release out. Visit Tizzle on MySpace. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

26 November 2008: Young Shaad - Cold Game / Official Business Mixtape Vol. 1

Now let's focus on Hunter's Point in San Francisco, where the new generation of Right Way Malitia music is being bred. The Hard Headz consists of A.R. and Young Shaad. The first one has already released his debut project. Young Shaad has also recently dropped his mixtape "Cold Game / Official Business Mixtape Vol. 1". Sparks, who's affiliated with them, is also working as we speak. Peep the tracklist for Shaad's album: (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: Lil Raider - They Predicted Id Be Dead Or N Prison

If you consider yourself a real Bay Area rap fan you'd better read the whole dosage of news posted on today. We bring you some of the latest releases from Northern Cali and lots of new stuff, which is dropping December or in 2009. Most of the information come from City Hall Records bulletin, but we'll start with some independent projects and artists. Check it out.

The Vacaville Latin rapper Lil Raider is still holding us with his newest solo cd. The official release date was set for Oct. 31st, but the album did not drop. We'll probably get it in the upcoming months. Today we present you the full tracklist for Lil Raider's "They Predicted Id Be Dead Or N Prison". The album will feature 17 tracks with appearances from JT The Bigga Figga, Doonie, J-Diggs, Rydah J. Klyde, A-Wax, Black C, Tito B and many more. Check out the tracklist and visit Raider on MySpace. (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: Ono Loco - Valley Thugg'n

Lil Raider's label Nasty North Records was also supposed to release Ono Loco's project on October 31st, but unfortunately we're still waiting for it. To cool down your appetites we bring you official tracklist for "Valley Thuggn". It's Ono Loco's second release from Nasty North Records and it will feature Doonie, Louie Loc, XO Creep, C-Locs, Lil Coner, Lil Raider and many more. Be on the lookout for this one dropping soon. Visit Ono Loco on MySpace. (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: Messy Marv - Draped Up & Chipped Out 3

Now let's get back to some "already out" cds from Northern part of Cali. Starting out with SFC artist Messy Marv and his third strike under "Draped Up & Chipped Out" series. This time it's a regular compilation with songs from Messy Marv, G-Stack, P.S.D. Tha Drivah, Dem Hoodstarz, Mistah F.A.B., Sean T, Keak Da Sneak and more. Here's a full list of 21 songs from "Draped Up & Chipped Out 3". Be sure to check Messy on MySpace. (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: 2Sav - Still Sav'd Out... Two

For all Sacramento rap listeners this might be a tasty piece. Hollow Tip & Mic-C are 2Sav once again. They're collaborating since the very beginning of their careers and have already released one duet cd. A week ago they dropped new group cd called "Still Sav'd Out... Two". It includes 14 songs with appearances from 80 West, Young Sav, J-Mack, J-Noxx, Young Nuice & Tykoon. Check out North Highlands representatives on MySpace page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: Shady Nate - The Graveyard Shift - Demolition Men

Also check the newest releases from Demolition Men, which dropped November 18th. Oakland rapper Shady Nate got his new cd out under the title of "The Graveyard Shift". It features Beeda Weeda, J Jonah, Mistah F.A.B., Clyde Carson, Kaz Kyzah, J. Stalin and many more. Beats were done by DJ Fresh and The Whole Shabang, The Mekanix, Vito, Beeda Weeda and more. Check the tracklist and visit Shady on MySpace. (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: J Stalin - Nuthin But Slap 7 - Demolition Men

The second project from Demolition Men is a new solo cd from another Oakland artist - J Stalin. He's starring on "Nuthin But Slap 7" along with Messy Marv, San Quinn, G Stack, Turf Talk, E-40, AP.9 and many more. The production was made by The Mekanix, Indecent The Slapmaster, Jamon Dru, Swerve, F.A.M.E. and more. Be sure to check J Stalin on MySpace. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: Young Haitti - Kryphy Music: The Bay Area -To- ATL Movement

Young Haitti is an upcoming artist from Vallejo. He has recently released a new solo cd called "Kryphy Music: The Bay Area -To- ATL Movement", which features some well known rappers outta V-Town and other Bay Area cities. We'll hear Young Dru (on 7 songs!), Baby Bash, P.S.D. Tha Drivah, Lil Wayne, Crest Creepaz and others. The album was released under Ik Ent. and DigiBay Ent. Check it out on cdBaby and hit Haitti on his MySpace. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

25 November 2008: Darkroom Vets - The Evil That Men Do

If you're still looking for a Bay Area project which will suit your taste, you'd better check upcoming albums for January 2009. Let's start with a new project from infamous Latins outta Northern Cali. Darkroom Familia will please you with a hood slaps on "The Evil That Men Do", scheduled to drop Jan. 20th. Album will feature verses from Duke, Crooked, Oso, K.I.D., D-Roll, Young D, Emaculate, Big Dru, Young Crayze, Kasper, Yung Lalo and more. Hit Darkroom Familia on MySpace.

25 November 2008: Young Dru - Block Star

The new year will also bring us a fourth official solo cd from Vallejo player Young Dru. Under wings of Jay Tee and his 40 Ounce Records he'll release highly anticipated "Block Star". The project will feature brand new tracks with guest appearances from Too Short, Yukmouth, Mistah F.A.B., Jay Tee, The Federation and many more. Check him out on MySpace.

25 November 2008: Duna & Majr D - El Presidente

We ain't moving from Vallejo, cause rapper Duna is about to drop a duet cd along with Portland artist Majr D. They're starring as Barrrap Obama and Dro Biden on "El Presidente" project, coming out on January 20th under Crack Baby Ent. Album will include verses from Snoop Dogg, B-Legit, J-Diggs, Guce, Dubee and more. Check Duna on MySpace.

25 November 2008: Thizzed Up 'N Dranked Out

If you're into "various artists" releases, there will be a double cd project available in January from Goldtoes Entertainment. Album will be called "Thizzed Up N' Dranked Out" and will be another collabo between the Bay and Texas. You'll hear tracks with Slim Thug, Lil Flip, Chingo Bling, Baby Bash, San Quinn, UGK, Berner, The Federation and more. More info coming soon to

25 November 2008: Yayboyz - Got Purp Volume 2

Guerrilla Ent. will release a new project from The YayBoyz entitled "Got Purp Volume 2". Album will drop January 20th and will be hosted by The Jacka and mixed by DJ Kush. It will feature 10 tracks with appearances from Akon, Dru Down, B-Legit, Daz, Keak Da Sneak, Mistah F.A.B. and others. Check them out on MySpace.

25 November 2008: Jacka & 12 Gauge Shotie - The Price Of Money

In January 2009 Bay Area will meet San Diego on "The Price Of Money". This duet album will be held by The Jacka & 12 Gauge Shotie" and will be released under Yze Guys Ent. The production will be handled by Batkave, DJ Wreck and J Elliot Ness. Check The Jacka and 12 Gauge Shotie on their MySpace pages. More info coming soon.

25 November 2008: Street Media

And the last, but not least for today's BayUndaground bulletin is an upcoming cd from Bay Area group Street Media. The group consists of Ammbush (better known as DJ Ammbush) from Oakland and ELS outta Stockton. They're about to drop a self titled album this December. You can check the first single from their cd called "$ Orientated" and track "Lift The People" with Raphael Saadiq on their MySpace page.

24 November 2008: Yukmouth - West Coast Don

Let's get back to the latest album from an Oakland vet Yukmouth. It will officially hit the streets in February under Smoke-A-Lot and Asylum Records and it will feature 18 tracks. What's more, the digital version of "West Coast Don" will be available on the Internet in January and will include 24 tracks! Anyway, here's the cover and the lists of guest appearances: C-Bo, Mistah F.A.B., Turf Talk, Dru Down, Lil Flip, T-Pain, The Regime and more. Production will be handled by Dame Grease, P-Killerz Trackz, Traxamillion and more. That's all we know so far. Stay tuned and visit Yuk on MySpace.

24 November 2008: E-Moe - Never Quit

Sacramento rapper and producer E-Moe will be back on the stage with his new solo album soon. No release date set yet, but we know the title: "Never Quit". The album will feature tracks like "2 The Bone", "Bigger They Come, Harder They Fall" and "U Gotta Change". It will be released under E-Moe's label PayStyle Music. Be sure to check spots like CD Baby, iTunes, Rhapsody and Emusic to cop the album when it drops. will keep you posted on this one for sure. Check out E-Moe on MySpace.

24 November 2008: Lil Coner presents - The Hustler's Club

Decoto Latin representative Lil Coner will be releasing his new project soon. You probably heard about "The Hustler's Club" a long time ago, yet it's officially presented on Coner's new website. Hit to learn more about this Dodge Town artist. The new release will be a compilation with features from J-Diggs, AP.9, The Jacka, Fed-X, Gonzoe, Clyde Carson, Tito B, Guce, Boo Banger and more. Also be sure to cop the latest cd presented by Lil Coner called "Connected Inc.". Check Lil Coner on MySpace.

24 November 2008: Cutthroat - Tha Crack House

San Francisco natives from The Goodfelonz are releasing only mixtapes lately. So far Swinla and Redeyez released one each, but there are also more to come. Now it's time for Cutthroat to drop his solo project. It will be a mixtape called "Tha Crack House" and will be hosted by DJ Killa-A-Hoe. No release date yet. Check Goodfelonz on MySpace.

24 November 2008: Shame - Random Acts

510 area code representative Shame from Fremont is working on his new, second official solo album. It will be called "Random Act's" and will drop soon. You can check some tracks from this release on Shame's MySpace page. Visit us daily if you're feeling his style. We'll surely post info on this one when it drops.

17 November 2008: G-Stack & Deev Da Greed present Abraham Reek'n Vol. IV

G-Stack of The Delinquents has done it again. If you still feel hungry after 3 purple compilations that dropped in 2007 (one was a double cd) and a solo album from 2008 you can get yourself the 4th part of the series. It is also presented by a member of The Heem Team named Deev Da Greed. The title once again bites the president's name - "Abraham Reekn' Vol. IV". Be prepared for another dosage of verses from G-Stack, The Heem Team, J Stalin, Father Dom, Mistah F.A.B., Keak Da Sneak and other - not only Oakland - artists. Peep the tracklist and cop it on RapBay for $9.99. (show tracklist)

17 November 2008: Dubee - Thizzmatic

Yes, there are more release dates right now in the middle of November. One of the anticipated albums is another solo from Dubee repping Crestside, but you should already know that. This one is titled "Thizzmatic" so you already feel what kind of music you're dealing with. Only a few features on the verses: Irocc, Geezy and Trecherous Tic. Check the tracklist and your nearby stores. It will be available in the on-line stores any day now: (show tracklist)

17 November 2008: Ampichino - Mysery

Eevn though Ampichino is from Akron, Ohio he's affiliated with the Bay Area rap scene. He's a part of Yukmouth's Regime movement and appeared on plenty of Mob Figaz albums. If you're his fan you'd better go and buy the new solo that has just dropped. The album is called "Mysery" and is presented by The Jacka himself. You'll hear guest appearances from Yukmouth, Fed-X, Cozmo, Young Bossi, Ray Cash, Freeze and obviously The Jacka. Hit Ampichino's MySpace and take a look at the tracklist for the cd: (show tracklist)

17 November 2008: Balance - Unsigned Legend

More good news for all Balance fans! Not more than a month ago we announced that his new mixtape "Unsigned Legend" is available for free download. As for now you can purchase the retail copy of it off RapBay for instance. You'll get 18 tracks with production from Midi Mafia, Tone Capone, Icon, White Noise, Scott Storch and others. Except for Oakland rapper you'll hear guest appearances from Messy Marv, Yukmouth, The Game, Chamillionaire, Crooked I, Ahku and more. Check the tracklist: (show tracklist)

17 November 2008: Mr. Lil Man

There's a new solo album from a Latin rapper Mr. Lil Man available for some time already. You might not have heard of him as he represents an underground of Yuba City in the 530 area code. It is a self titled project presented by X-Raided himself. Just don't mistake him for sureno artists that have similar names. For more info visit his myspace page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

17 November 2008: A-Wax - Kontroversial

Pittsburg representative - A-Wax - is really consistant with his releases recently. He's about to drop a DVD in January entitled "Kontroversial". It will also be accompanied by a soundtrack with the same name. No more details so far; check for more info coming soon.

13 November 2008: Fed-X - The Mob Made Me Do It

New Feddiaci solo cd is available on RapBay, so probably it's near your streets. "The Mob Made Me Do It" is a new record from Mob Figaz member Fed-X and was released under Capital King Entertainment. It includes 18 tracks with guest appearances from The Jacka, Rydah J. Klyde, Husalah, Dubb 20, Pretty Black, Yukmouth and others. Visit 50 States on MySpace page. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

13 November 2008: Charizma - The Resurrection

So here we are again, waiting on the upcoming second solo cd from Pittsburg's discovery Charizma. We've heard a lot of release dates, yet none of them turned real. The latest info on Charizma's solo cd says it's coming out late December / early January. We've also got the new, longer tracklist for "The Resurrection". It features production from Charizma, Six Fingers, Rhythm X & J-Def. We'll also hear appearances from Choze, No-Gottie (of Western Conference), Smitt, P.I., Topkat, Kennedy, Jae' and more. Check it out and visit Chariz on MySpace. (show tracklist)

13 November 2008: Primo - America To Mexico

831 area code representative Primo (don't mistake him with Primo from SFC) is out with his debut solo project. It's called "America To Mexico" and was released by TriWorld Records & LMG Records. You'll hear 16 songs with features from Rence P, Don Cisco, Mr. Kee, Profit, Yung Heck, Filo G, Talent & Calient. Check him out on MySpace and read the tracklist: (show tracklist)

07 November 2008: Jacka - The Street Album

Bay Area most wanted Mob Figa will be out with his new project this December! The Jacka will drop an LP project called "The Street Album" with all exclusive production from Traxamillion, Droop-E, Rob Lo & Young L. 19 tracks will be mixed by Big Von and will feature Cellski, The Federation, J. Diggs, Dubb 20, Big Rich & more. Check out the tracklist, visit The Jacka on MySpace and pre-order your copy on RapBay. (show tracklist)

07 November 2008: Shady Nate - The Graveyard Shift - Demolition Men

Be on the look out for 3 new projects from Demolition Men all dropping November 18th. The first one is a solo cd from western Oakland representative Shady Nate from Livewire Gang. His album will be called "The Graveyard Shift" and will include beats from DJ Fresh and The Whole Shabang, The Mekanix, Vito, Beeda Weeda and more. Except for Shady spittin' verses on 22 songs, you'll hear Beeda Weeda, J Jonah, Mistah F.A.B., Clyde Carson, Kaz Kyzah, J. Stalin and many more. Check Shady Nate on MySpace. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

07 November 2008: J Stalin - Nuthin But Slap 7 - Demolition Men

The other one from Demolition Men is a half solo half compilation album from J. Stalin also reppin' West Oakland. The title for his cd is "Nuthin But Slap 7" and it features production from The Mekanix, Indecent The Slapmaster, Jamon Dru, Swerve, F.A.M.E. and more. Next to J. Stalin you'll hear such artists as Messy Marv, San Quinn, G Stack, Turf Talk, E-40, AP.9 and many more. The album is also dropping on Nov. 18th. Visit Stalin on MySpace and read the tracklist: (show tracklist)

07 November 2008: Doitmovin - Anti Social

And last, but not least coming up from Demolition Men is a solo cd from rapper Doitmovin. His project will be called "Anti Social" and will feature Keak Da Sneak, Sumthin Terrible, J Gibb, Young L, J. Stalin, Dubb 20, Young Meek & Sean T. Be on the look out for all these slappers dropping November 18th. Hit Doitmovin on MySpace.

07 November 2008: At All Costs - 20/20 Vision

Can't remember when we've heared something new from Santa Rosa scene. But there it comes - two new projects, both presented by X-Raided and both came out from Santa Rosa in 707 Area. We've got a new group album from At All Costs. They're made of No Name, Knotales, Drastik & Sherm. The whole At All Costs camp includes even more members, yet these are most noticable. If you didn't know they're already out with two projects: "Rise From The Underground" and "Round 2". Now they're back with an album entitled "20/20 Vision", which is filled with nice features from San Quinn, X-Raided, Turf Talk, Celly Cel, Spice 1, Dru Down, Mike Marshall and others. The album was released under Bloc Star Entertainment. Check them out on MySpace and get your copy from RapBay. Tracklist: (show tracklist)

07 November 2008: E - From The Block To The Booth

Santa Rosa rapper E is out with a solo album, presented by X-Raided and also released under Bloc Star Entertainment. It's called "From The Block To The Booth" and it features appearances from Spice 1, Celly Cel, Rappin' 4 Tay, Messy Marv, Turf Talk, Dru Down, Lil Flip and many more. Visit E on MySpace and check out the tracklist: (show tracklist)

05 November 2008: Seventeen Wit A Bullet

One of the most hard working Bay Area CEO's is back again with some new projects dropping in the beginning of 2009. Goldtoes will be presenting two new compilations - both will be released in the end of January '09. "Seventeen Wit A Bullet" is double cd album with appearances from artists like Yukmouth, San Quinn, Big Rich & Beeda Weeda. Be on the look out for the radio single "We Push" from The Hustle Boys & Big Rich coming soon. The other cd from Black N Brown Ent. dropping January is also a 2 discs set called "Thizzed Up N Dranked Out". It's more like a collaboration project between Bay Area and Texas artists, as it will feature verses from Slim Thug, Lil Flip, Chingo Bling, Baby Bash, San Quinn, UGK, Berner, The Federation and others. More info coming soon. Check Black N Brown label on MySpace.

05 November 2008: Baldhead Rick - Ghetto Patriot

San Fran vet Baldhead Rick is currently working on his new, second solo album. No release date set yet for "Ghetto Patriot", but we've got some other interesting details on this project. It will be produced by TC, Big D, Weapon & Young Perc, plus it will feature S.B., San Quinn, Totally Insane, Cellski, The Jacka, Killa Squad, Regal and many more. Be on the look out for this one dropping soon. More info coming soon to Check Baldhead Rick on MySpace.