5 Days until we drop that New Aaliyah-inspired mixtape for V-Day!!

I’ve made you wait long enough.

It’s been a minute since I released any new “rappity rap” as my homegirl TDJ would say. I agree. Approximately, 4 months and counting.

And counting is exactly what we’re doing. All month long I’ve been counting down via your favorite social networking sites, the days before the release of Blue Valentine – The Aaliyah Mixtape. This time around, I’m bringing in the fellow members of my group, The Have-Knotz; Komp’L & Bobby. If you remember from my last tape, the 2 were featured heavily, so naturally this is a full effort from us as a group in preparation for our original music debut, coming this summer.

Inspired by the title of the Oscar-Buzz-worthy movie that just came out this winter, this project is a loosely conceptual one, surrounding the good bad and ugly of male-female relationships. And we figured that there’s not a more appropriate backdrop for these themes than the emotion-invoking sounds from the late Aaliyah‘s catalogue.

Not too many groups out there are getting topical, so we came to fill in the void. Plus, V-Day is one of the few holidays that I actually acknowledge. The timing is impeccable!

Speaking of timing, see us here in 5 days when the project drops and download it for free. Consider it a gift.

Now Blow!

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2 Comments

  1. You know what Hoss? I’ll be honest and say that I’m certainly a fan and peer of yours and I’ve never listened to a whole mixtape of yours. But Got Damnit!!!! I’ll be listening to this one. And it better be dope as shit cause you put Baby Girl’s name on it. I’m looking forward to it.

    PS (and FYI) Aaliyah had a warmer aura than that blue you have slated for the cover. If it’s to be blue it should be a warmer shade of blue. Almost aqua-marine if you will; forgive the artistic dick in me.

    Hotep.

    TUT

  2. STILL NICE THOUGH


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