He recently released a mixtape, Addicted to the Underground, and a new album, Volume 2, a sequel to his 2016 release, within a few months of one another. Unsurprisingly, both have been very well received. If you’re looking for something new to listen to on your drive home, I highly recommend the album and especially the tracks “Win or Lose” or “Bending Corners”. You can also check out his first video from Volume 2 for “Brenda’s Baby” and form your own opinion:
His dedication to his style and refusal to sell out has set him apart in an overly saturated industry. So much of his music is reminiscent of the days of “I had a Good Day” and “Players Club”. He has actually worked with Too $hort on multiple tracks to the liking of many of us who are loyal fans of the West Coast sound. While his music is easy listening and he’s not necessarily a lyrical mastermind like Kendrick Lamar and Joyner Lucas, he is not passive. His flow, deeper voice, and carefully selected beats are almost hypnotizing and shouldn’t be underrated.
If you like what you hear or have been a long-time fan, he will be performing live in San Diego at Soma on December 7th and at The Observatory in Santa Ana on December 11th.