I started this little project four years ago with a goal of just celebrating the man and his music. Four years later, I’m still continuing it. The planning, the thought and the execution of it, is fun and I look forward to it each year.
Alchemist is an inspiration.
He does multiple things at once that I have no idea how he juggles it all. I mean it would be easy to do if nothing ever got accomplished but he’s a workhorse and delivers new projects in a moderate turn around.
Although I can’t wish him a happy birthday in person, this week long series of content in a way is a happy birthday to the man behind some of my favorite records as well as the title of my favorite producer.
Let’s get to it!
(Photo Credit: Alchemist’s Instagram)
Joe Budden and Alchemist are two of my favorite hip-hop artists. One is an amazing producer while the other is a lyrical monster and beautiful and overwhelming storyteller.
If these two happen to one-day work on a collaborative project, I’d probably explode from excitement and anticipation. I mean, Alchemist already did a project that I was anticipating since the inception of the idea, so if this happen, it would probably be too much to handle.
Continue reading If Only: Joe Budden and Alchemist
This mixtape needs to happen.
A few years ago, when Gibbs announced in code that he was working on the phenomenal collaborative project with Madlib, Piñata, he mentioned of a project with Alchemist called The Devil’s Palace.
Continue reading Why The Alchemist & Freddie Gibbs Project Needs To Happen
I’ve been anticipating this beat since I first heard the beat on Alchemist’s Instagram. I instantly fell in love with it.
I can’t stop bobbing my head. The beat is dope.
Continue reading Havoc’s “Hear Me Now” Is Dope