A look at some of the releases making noise this month!…

Apathy Honkey Kong – August 23rd

Conneticut’s Apathy returns with his monstrous third album, featuring the rugged beats and lyrics that have won him fans from casual hip-hop listeners, to purists alike.  Big names on deck include; DJ Premier, Statik Selectah, Da Beatminerz, Xzibit, Eternia, Vinnie Paz, Bishop Lamont and more!

The Cool Kids When Fish Ride Bicycles – August 16th

It’s been 3 years already since The Bake Sale EP.  Now with their first LP, fans will be able to see and hear what’s good with the Chicago duo; Sir Michael Rocks on the mic and Chuck Inglish on the production


Royce 5’9″ Success Is Certain – August 9th

The fifth solo album and the follow-up to 2004’s Death Is Certain, by Detroit’s famous star.  Features to include; Eminem, Travis Barker, Yelawolf, DJ Premier and more!


Continue reading to see what else August has to offer…

Ski Beatz 24 Hour Karate School Part 2 – August 8th

Following up last years Part 1, DJ Ski Beatz re-emerges from the dojo with some new skills, this time including the talent of Freddie Gibbs, Cassidy, GLC, Locksmith, Stalley and more.


Blu Jesus – August 30th

After the mysterious emergence of this album earlier in the year, and its subsequent and equally mysterious submergence, fans of Los Angeles’ Blu will finally be able to grab a physical copy this month.  Features include Madlib, Alchemist and Hezekiah.


Declaime Self Study – August 16th

Stated to be a “wakeup call and a tool to raise the vibration of planet Earth”, this album looks to be continuing the visionary style of Dudley Perkins’ and Georgia Anne-Muldrows (who produces the entire project) uplifting, funk-hop sound.


Moonblazers Candid – August 9th

Positive, uplifting expressions of musical honesty from California. Katrah-Quey on production with Suo, Dyno, Pensive and Diddy Quest on the mic bridging the gap of golden age goodness to contemporary vibes.


Expect continuing news, updates and reviews to follow! If you feel we missed something, hit us up below in the comments…

WIB Review Team

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