A quick shout to a handful of upcoming releases on our radar for October…

People Under The Stairs Highlighter –  October 11th

The most successful independent duo in hip-hop history return for their eighth album.  Hand-picking an array of rock producer, live players and full string sections, this is surely guaranteed to be anything but your usual listen.


Freestyle Fellowship The Promise – October 18th

The pioneering west coasters re-unite for their fifth album after many years of solo and side projects.  Aceyalone, Myka 9, P.E.A.C.E., Self Jupiter and DJ Kiilu Grand are back.


Various Artists A3C Volume 1. – October 11th

A monster release of 50 new and exclusive tracks from artists performing at the hip-hop mega show in Atlanta, Georgia.  Including the likes of 9th Wonder, J-Live, Statik Selektah and Willie Evans Jr.


Continue reading to see what else October has to offer…

Myka 9 Mykology – October 3rd

Before the Freestyle Fellowship album drops, member Myka 9 is set to release his fifth solo album.  Featuring production from Organized Elements and Myka 9, expect some intelligent lyricism from one of the west coasts’ pioneers.


Roots Manuva 4everevolution – October 3rd

Fifth album by the south London veteran.  Originally a collection of songs intended for other artists, Roots shifted his decision and turned it into his latest solo offering.


Lowkey Soundtrack to the Struggle – October 16th

The sophomore solo album from the London emcee and political activist. Expect strong commentaries and thought provoking lyricism at its rawest from this album.


Idle Warship Habits Of The Heart – October 24th

The new duo consisting of Talib Kweli and singer/songwriter Res follows the free mixtape Party Robot.  The 12 track album will feature Jean Grea, Chester French, John Forte, Michele Williams, Kay Cola and Jay Knocka.

Also be on the look out for new Yelwawolf, Jedi Mind Tricks, Exile, Witchdoctor and more! 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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