For years, fans of both Skyzoo and Torae alike have asked the two to collaborate on a full length LP, after the multiple singles they've released together over the years. Classics such as the DJ Premier produced "Get It Done" and "Click", the !llmind produced "Barrel Brothers" of he and Sky's 2010 Live from the Tape Deck, the album has been called for by their following since 2006. The idea behind Barrel Brothers is what the people have asked and come to know the two wordsmiths for pure lyricism. Skyzoo, known for his picturesque storytelling and jazz / orchestral background, and Torae, known for his gritty Coney Island depictions of life with a vintage but modern lyrical approach, have briefly put their normal fortes to the side and crafted this album with one game plan in mind; lyrical exercise over hard New York City soundscapes. The current resurgence of NYC hip hop is perfect grounds for two of it's premier flag holders to continue doing what they never stopped doing in the first place; representing the city.
Talk Of The Town
Make You A Believer
Blue Yankee Fitted
All In Together featuring Sean Price and Guilty Simpson
Triangle Offense featuring Sha Stimuli
Movie Album (skit)
Albee Square Mall featuring Livin Proof
The Hand Off
4 Bar Friday
Double the Monsters (Previously unreleased bonus track)
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.