01. 86 Draft
03. Shoot Your Shot (feat. ashley sierra)
04. BIAS vs JORDAN (feat. logic marselis)
05. How Does He Do It
06. And 1 Mixtape
07. Five Panel Halo
09. Tom Sheppard
ullnevano x jumbled – The Ghost of Len Bias
There’s been a lot of talk on the press lately of rappers returning to the ine-producer album. The spirit of collaboration has been replaced with Soundcloud singles. The Ghost of Len Bias, is an ep matching up Baltimore artist UllNevaNo and Baltimore producer Jumbled. With a ton of music under his belt, UllNevaNo is more focused than ever and writing his best raps.
Jumbled reached out to UllNevaNo last year – by sending the beat for “How does he do it?” to show he was serious about building with Neva. UllNevano flows over the bluesy guitar riffs with ease, then the hook comes back reminding you that ‘you’ll never know’ how he does it.
“Shoot your Shot” teams UllNevaNo up with Baltimore artist Ashley Sierra. While Neva encourages you to take a chance, Sierra responds. The track has a playfulness, similar to “Let Me Watch” by Viktor Vaughn.
“Bias vs Jordan” puts 2 great artists (and long-time friends) up against each other, UllNevaNo and Logic Marselis. The track is tied together with cuts from DJ Blaze Daily.
The mini-album slows down the pace with “Five Panel Halo”, an airy sample without drums, followed by “Magnetik”, a rare instrumental on rap album.
This project has a lot of energy – and is reminiscent of the some of the classic rapper/producer albums of 90’s like Gangstarr and Showbiz and AG!