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JSTAR feat. KINCK & VURSATYL: Rise Up EP (Premiere)

JSTAR feat. KINCK & VURSATYL: Rise Up EP PremiereJStar returns very shortly with his Rise Up EP and the monkey is honoured to be able to premiere the whole thing before the drop date.  The release showcases what is, in effect, a missing track from 2016’s Stand To Order LP since Rise Up wasn’t quite ready when the album dropped. As the title suggests, it is a message of empowerment if not downright revolution. Not sure what could have

VURSATYL: It’s Nothin’ (2015) + video

It's Nothing VursatylRating: ★★★★★ The first single off Crooked Straights, the debut full-length effort from Lifesavas rapper Vursatyl was the best cut on the LP, Bring It To A Halt. But what are the chances of him releasing the track that runs it a close second – the lively boom-bap soul bump of It’s Nothin’? And what are the chances of such a single also including both a Jake One remix of Bring It To A

VURSATYL: Crooked Straights (2015)

Crooked Straights VursatylRapper Vursatyl has long demonstrated his skills and adaptability on the mic (he’s been in the game for nearly a quarter of a century) as one third of Oregon-based, Quannum Projects-affiliated Lifesavas crew and latterly as part of Californian duo Blackalicious’ stage as the latter gear up for their fourth LP. But he’s never taken the solo path – until now. Nevertheless, Crooked Straights is the