Locksmith, the Golden State buzzmaker and longtime reader fave who recently spit "Lifestyle" for our exclusive freestyle series, has unleashed his next street album.
A Thousand Cuts comes heralded by lead effort "Hardest Song Ever," as well as highly-rated follow-up "House of Games 2." The iTunes version also features bonus cut "Hip Hop." Throughout the project, Lock is joined on the guest tip by Anesha, Fallon, Jarell Perry, Leah Tysse, Olamide Faison, R.A. The Rugged Man, Rebecca Nobel and a bevy of backing musicians. In addition to production from Locksmith and Co-Executive Producer Mike Blankenship, it features beats by Braden Blair, Nova K, Matt Cody and Rsonist (of The Heatmakerz).
A Thousand Cuts is available for purchase via digital retailers and free, full streaming in The DJBooth.
Fans can also check out Locksmith's previous albums: Locksmith - The Green Box
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