A regular Booth featuree since introducing himself with 2011 single "No Stress," Inglewood emcee Skeme makes his entrance into the game official with debut studio album Alive and Living. Heralded by "Kidz With Gunz" and reader-approved lead single "Ain't Bout Dat Life," the project features 14 original records (plus three bonus tracks, for those who purchase on iTunes) from the West Coast buzzmaker, and packs guest appearances by such rap luminaries as Dom Kennedy, Iggy Azalea, Kendrick Lamar, Problem and ScHoolBoy Q. Production comes courtesy of Boi-1da, Chase N. Cashe, DJ Dahi and THC.
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