Nearly a year after the release of “GetBack”, the third opus from North Carolina’s own Little Brother, Rapper Big Pooh prepares to release his new solo project titled “Rappers Delight” on September 2nd as a free download via HallofJustus.com with an official version on November 4th. As with Little Brother’s recent project “And Justus For All”, Pooh teams up with DJ Mick Boogie & DJ Warrior for “Rapper’s Delight”, which also features appearances from Talib Kweli, Bishop Lamont, Joe Scudda, Chaundon, Jozeemo & more. Not to be outdone on the production tip, Pooh packs an all star line-up of beat makers to include J. Dilla, Khrysis, Focus & Nottz along for the ride.
With the teaser track “With You” produced by 9th Wonder, becoming an internet and YouTube smash, Pooh picks up right where his 2005 debut solo album “Sleepers” left off. Reminiscent of “I Used to Love H.E.R”, Pooh speaks to Hip Hop as if it were a woman looking for direction. Tired of the status quo, Pooh laces down his views on the current state of hip hop and where him and his crew stand by means of spitting game.
Also preparing the release of the next single, “Plastic Cups”, Rapper Big Pooh is ready to close out the summer with “Rapper’s Delight”, available for FREE DOWNLOAD Sept. 2nd on HallofJustus.com with the OFFICIAL version available on November 4th with additional features from Jay Rock, Oh No & more…including production from 9th Wonder.
About Big Pooh & Little Brother:
Little Brother hails from North Carolina and consists of emcees Phonte and Rapper Big Pooh. Their debut album “The Listening”, released in 2003 to high acclaimed, and was followed by “The Chitlin Circuit 1.5″ mixtape in 2005. The group’s second album, “The Minstrel Show”, also dropped in 2005 and received a “XL” from XXL magazine and 4.5 Mics from The Source. Following the release of “Rapper’s Delight”, Rapper Big Pooh is planning his second full length album “Dirty Pretty Things” due in spring of 2009. He is also planning an album with another Detroit based producer Young RJ with their collaboration titled “The Recipe”.