Los Angeles noise-rap outfit clipping. got our attention last year with their awesome Midcity, which landed on our Top 10 Hip-Hop Albums of 2013. Since then, the group has signed with Sub Pop, who have announced the upcoming release of clipping.’s new self-titled album on June 10. Check out the tracklist and album art below, along with a lyric video for “Work Work.” The CD and digital versions of the album also contain two bonus tracks: “Ends” (feat. Charlemagne Lazarus Kinsman) and “Williams Mix” (Feat. Tom Erbe).
clipping. s/t tracklist:
1. Body & Blood
2. Work Work (Feat. Cocc Pistol Cree)
3. Summertime (Feat. King T)
4. Inside Out
5. Tonight (Feat. Gangsta Boo)
7. Get Up (Feat. Mariel Jacoda)
8. Or Die (Feat. Guce)
9. Taking Off
10. Story 2
12. Williams Mix (Feat. Tom Erbe)
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