The song begins with a solo drum beat and bass that quickly transports me to the 80s into a pretty beat down, makeshift studio with Nicolay sitting in front of a physical Roland TR-808 meticulously adding each drum sequence in. This song’s something different even for the Foreign Exchange fan. It features Phonte doing a…
Nicolay is best known for his work with Phonte as The Foreign Exchange and on this new one, they come together again. This is in fact the lead single(s) from Nicolay’s upcoming album City Lights Vol. 3: Soweto, dropping June 19.
Off the annual Mello Music Group Compilation comes the lead single featuring Oddisee and Phonte. The compilation drops March 10. Below you can also peep the tracklist. 01. Requiem (feat. Oddisee & Phonte) [prod. Oddisee] 02. Homicide (feat. yU) [prod. Nottz] 03. PNT (feat. Ras Kass) [prod. Apollo Brown] 04. Celebrity Reduction Prayer (feat. Open…
Dawg, look at this lineup right here. Talib Kweli, Elzhi, & Phonte go in over this Khrysis to create this track ‘No Competition’. This is off the forthcoming Jamla Is The Squad compilation. The Statik Selektah hosted project is dropping on January 28th.
The +FE Music artist Zo! grabbed his boss Phonte & Eric Roberson to shoot a visual for their track ‘We Are On The Move’. This was off his last album ManMade.
It’s officially August 20th out here on the east coast and Rapsody’s new tape Gangsta Grillz will be dropping later on today. Until then you late night roamers can bump this one to hold you over.
LITTLE BROTHER AGGGGHHH! That’s right Little Brother is together on something. Phonte and Rapper Big Pooh are both guest featured on this song by producer/song writer Bird. No 9th Wonder anywhere though so it’s only two thirds of the original Little Brother.
The production end of The Foreign Exchange (Nicolay) linked this song on his Facebook page which will be on the +FE Music: The Reworks which drops tomorrow. The LP is mostly remixes and such but this is one of the original tracks to be on the album.