What are the chances? Two heavyweight hip-hop producers drop news of two heavyweight releases within a few hours of each other. This time it’s DJ Nu-Mark who has teamed up with Method Man for track Zodiac Killah – a tribute to DJ Nu-Mark’s now legendary funk-soul-hip-hop artist-birthday-based live mix video series. Surely it’s only right and proper that a track featuring Meth spitting star-sign based verbal dexterity over a beat constructed around dusty old samples à la Nu-Mark’s old work for Jurassic 5 should come out on vinyl seven inch? Of course it is – and you’ll be pleased to hear that bad boy is on the way in just over a week in digital and 45 formats with the 45 containing ‘pellas and instros. too. Check the vid snippet below.
(Out 23 November on Hot Plate Records)