Check it out on Pitchfork Forkast.
And also lso on LA Times Blog.
Freddie Gibbs has teamed up with Innovative Leisure for the release of his first ever product in stores, the Playa 12.” Featuring edits and remixes from LA’s Capski, Bay Area’s Trackademicks (Fools Gold), San Antonio’s Mexicans With Guns, and Chicago’s Maker the Playa 12” is an eclectic set of tracks which create a futuristic, fresh, & never heard before canvas for the emcee’s witty and sharp street lyricism.
Some Key Press:
“Freddie Gibbs is the one rapper I would put money on right now.” – Sasha Frere-Jones of THE NEW YORKER
“His is sleeves-rolled-up, steak and potatoes rap, speedily delivered and so lean and direct that he’s been able to make believers out of anyone hungry for a new American narrative” – THE FADER
“Guys like Freddie Gibbs are saving rap.” – PITCHFORK