Jersey emcee J.Y. has come together with The DJBooth and his own site, WhoisJY.com, to bring listeners his long-awaited junior full-length, The Slave Shift: Falling Up.
The follow-up to last year’s Waking Down, the project features 19 brand new tracks from the underground emcee, including reader-approved cuts “Can’t Pretend,” “Down the Road,” “Pose for Me,” “Steven” and “Success.” Joining J.Y. on the guest tip throughout Falling Up are such collaborators as Cito on the Beat, Cory Gunz, Dee Goodz, Emilio Rojas, Michael Francis, Rico Love and ScienZe. Beats come courtesy of The Awesome Sound, Fortunate Ones, JRB, Nard & B, Nick Rio and Rico Love.
Fans can also check out J.Y.'s previous albums: J.Y. - The Slave Shift: Waking Down
Stream The Slave Shift: Falling Up
Featured Songs From This Album
To achieve Success, you’ve got to be willing to struggle, fall, and pick yourself up off the floor time and time again. On the latest single off his (extremely) long-awaited, DJBooth-hosted mixtape, J.Y. emphasizes just...Read More
Flying to exotic locales, performing to crowds of adoring fans and, above all, spending your time doing what you love… the life of an artist on the rise seems tailor-made to turn those with more mundane jobs green with...Read More
First DJ Booth Appearance:
"Tell Me What It Is (Remix) ft. Joe Budden & Cory Gunz" (2008)
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