One of the hardest working gifted emcees for well over two decades and an absolute lyrical monster to devour your whole being while dropping jewels is none other than Gold Chain Music's own Planet Asia. Can you recall a time when he wasn't releasing a project or blazing guest features? A prime example from last year alone are some standouts like the feature on "F.R.E.S.H." by London, U.K. (by-way-of Montreal, Canada via Lagos, Nigeria) Producer_DJ_Owner of Str8 Buttah Product
Gold Chain Music provides a change in pace on their second single and music video for "Off the Books". The low BPM string serenading fueled chopped vocal sample with drums is provided by none other than GCM member Piff James (Newark, N.J._Outsidaz). Vocals get set off by Fresno/GCM member Planet Asia, followed by two other Gold Chain Music cohorts K. Burns (Los Angeles, CA by-way-of Brooklyn, N.Y._Team Fame GVNG (TFMG)) and Lenox Hughes (Los Angeles, CA by-way-of Harlem, N.Y.
Gold Chain Music is a crew and family out to annihilate with their lyrical assassins and elite producers. As they gear up to drop their GCM album we have new member from Los Angeles, CA, YaH-Ra (by-way-of San Bernardino, CA_Owner of Grillz by YaH) with the general reppin' Fresno, CA, Planet Asia and the veteran Los Angeles, CA spitter Montage One (also Likwit Crew) delivering "MISSILES" like only they can do in these visuals. Riverside, CA Gold Chain Music member Playa Haze l
With any upcoming album or EP you want that initial anticipation to catch the audience's ears with the sound, delivery, style and above all the lyrics. Coming from the mecca borough of Hip Hop, the Kingsbridge, Bronx Emcee, Reef Hustle (Talking Bout Money (TBM)_Our Precious Minds (OPM)) accomplished that on "The Prelude". Produced by DJ Incrediboi (Atlanta, GA DJ_Producer_Photographer by-way-of NYC_DJ for Lil Kim, Andy Mineo & CeeLo Green) who captures Reef's style precisely.
2020 brought plenty of good and great music to put on repeat and those will stand the test of time. Supreme Cerebral aka Bugzy Nino (Los Angeles, CA Emcee_Gold Chain Music_The Dart Unit) is one such artist that has consistently released bangers with an aggressive no holds barred style. Last year he added three non-skippable albums in Soul Trained (Produced by D.Mar), Loose Change and Ultimate Mind to his catalogue which should not be dismissed. Queens, N.Y. Producer, Reckoni
The album Blvck Switzerlvnd marks the third album of 2020 that Hieroglyphics member A-Plus and Bay Area, CA veteran Producer, The Architect (Homeliss Derilex) have created together. Yes I said third album of 2020. If you missed the previous two albums please check Free Dope (February 2020) and CHAMBER GAMES (July 2020). Blvck Switzerlvnd was released November 23, 2020 and features Ras Kass, Notic, 2Krazi, Planet Asia and Tajai (Souls of Mischief/Hieroglyphics). Produced, Mixe
Music video for the MC Eiht, Planet Asia and Mitchy Slick guest featured on the song "Reputable". Off the 2020 album The Gathering by veteran California producer, Sir Veterano. Watch the music video below. The Gathering, released June 19, 2020, is streaming and available for purchase...HERE. The CD version can be purchased at San Diego label and merchandise company, Fresh Yard Records...HERE. The album also features Bishop Lamont, Ras Kass, Fashawn, Casual, Phat Kat, K-Bizz,