GPNYC presents a blazing new album from S. Habib and starklove with guest appearances by Big Pepp and Jon Mercure. Featuring production by starklove, Bazooka Joe and Prospek. The album blends golden era boom-bap with forward-thinking rhymes and production. The CD is now available for purchase exclusively at the GPNYC site. The digital version is available for free download. Share it if you feel it!
S. HABIB’s BIO:
Born in Newark, NJ beeb’s life began in an enviroment where dreams had become cloudy and crack had become five minute hits of paradise. Ge spent his early childhood in the shadows of major crime areas, protected by family and of course this thing called hip hop. Life changes ended that chapter and he began a new one in rural Louisiana. It was here where he learned his skill, creating feelings of home with every story told. He would return to the east coast after graduation to pursue what he felt was missing, hip hop. There he meet D.who and they formed the duo “ahbseen kwestions” aka “OQ” . They terrorized the underground scene with amazing freestyles, on public display in places such as Washington Square park, NYC. Monthly visits to the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, then hosted by Bobbito Garcia. The Duo made their way to WKCR and the famed “stretch and bobbito show”. They later recorded a full length album “the air album” then dropped off the scene.
2013 we meet s.habIB in a new place, a couple solo albums, duos with his brother, the prolific recording artist elespee, children, a wife, he has a new scope on life and music. His recent release “Afternoons” is the first solo venture release on the newly formed gpNYC. an independant label with New Orleans/NYC roots.
FEATURED SONG: Stay_abOve off “