1) Torae will be releasing his debut LP “For The Record” on November 1, 2011, highlighting an impressive production lineup from DJ Premier, 9th Wonder, Khrysis, Marco Polo, !llmind, Pete Rock, Diamond D, Buckwild, Nottz, Large Professor, Fatin and Torae as well. Here’s the first leak, “Do The Math” produced by Large Professor. Old school hip-hop heads will appreciate this, peep below.
2) It hasn’t even been a full year since Twista dropped his latest album, 2010′s The Perfect Storm, and already the Chicago emcee is hard at work on his next project. News broke earlier today that Twista is now currently working on his new album, titled The Dark Horse. According to Fake Shore Drive, Twista is currently in Los Angeles working on The Dark Horse with frequent collaborator and fellow Chi-Town Hip Hop alum the Legendary Traxster. A picture of the two working in the studio on the project can be seen above. Twista also took to Twitter to confirm the news that he has begun work on ninth solo album. He even hinted that he may be looking to work with the legendary DJ Premier on the project. source
3) Show & A.G. are back in the studio! Working together on their upcoming album “Mug Shot Music”. They already leaked one track “Suspended Animation” from the album to get the people warmed up. We all know the home of Show’s productions is at DJ Premier’s studio HeadQCourterz. But now Andre The Giant tweeted that DJ Premier will be executive producing and mixing the new album. Can we hope on a Next Level Pt. 2 or Next Level Pt. 2 (DJ Premier Remix)… Lets see what the future brings!