Joey BadA$$ releases his new single titled “Unorthodox” and produced by the legendary DJ Premier. The track will be available for a free download on Monday, January 14 via Green Label Sound, but HipHop Nation received the premiering right on air last night. Listen Below:
About Joey BadA$$
Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott (born January 20, 1995), better known by his stage name Joey Badass (stylised as Joey Bada$$), is an independent American rapper, producer and artist from Brooklyn, New York. He is a member of the hip hop collective Pro.Era, with whom he has released two mixtapes. Joey released his debut mixtape 1999 in June 2012 to critical acclaim, followed by Rejex in September.
About DJ Premier
Christopher Edward Martin (born March 21, 1966), better known by his stage name DJ Premier (also known as Preem, Premo, or Primo for short), is anAmerican record producer and DJ, and was the instrumental half of the hip hop duo Gang Starr, together with emcee Guru. Born in Houston and raised in Prairie View, Texas, and Brooklyn, New York during his teen years, he has lived in Brooklyn, New York, for much of his professional career. Rolling Stone identified Premier as arguably Hip-Hop’s greatest producer of all time.
The Source placed DJ Premier on its list of the 20 greatest producers in the magazine’s twenty-year history, while the editors of About.com ranked him #1 on their Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers list. He also made the “Finals” in the search for The Greatest Hip-Hop Producer of All Time by Vibe. He attended Prairie View A&M University