Amidst the UCL final and another Bomb blast in Jos (RIP to the dead), I had a conversation with one of South South’s gift to the nation. This is the first of a series that will hopefully become a regular feature in the second part of the year. A chat with Edo state’s finest Producer, Michael Excel who’s dished out top beats in recent times. Read on below as Ehiscombs meets Michael Excel;
Omari kicks things off with ‘Judge A Tape By Its Intro’. An Intro either raises or lowers the bar of expectations as you begin to listen to a mixtape/EP/album, and it does just that and more. The Intro includes a sample of a Jay-Z interview where he basically says “Rap is poetry”. The bar was raised here for me; something different.
Hey, It’s being a minute. I’ve been listening to SoulBrotha’s new album ‘F1’ and it’s one of the best projects I’ve listened to this year.
#Throwback. One of my lowkey favorite tracks from Boogey.
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Mateo Vic released three singles in anticipation of his new album coming this year. My favorite is ‘Feel My Pain’; I can relate.