Sadat X feat. Guilty Simpson, Cadillac Dale & Ras Kass – Yesterday (12")
New York native Sadat X has released over 12 solo albums but made his biggest dent in hip-hop culture with the legendary group Brand Nubian (Lord Jamar and Grand Puba). Their debut 1990 album One For All (Elektra) is considered one the best hip-hop albums of 1990s.
Detroit’s Guilty Simpson made his first splash in hip-hop has a member of the Almighty Dreadnaughtz. Since then, he’s went on the sign with Stones Throw Records and collab with notable producers Apollo Brown and Madlib.
This trio of hip-hop greats representing the East, Midwest, and East coast have united for the single, “Yesterday.” “Yesterday” is a nostalgic melodic song that speaks to the hearts and ears of hip-hop yesteryear and simpler times within black culture. “What happened to hearing the ice-cream man when you was young, he was 5 like blocks away/run upstairs get some change, come back downstairs he 3 blocks away/snow cone on the 8th of May,” raps Sadat X. The 3 emcees take a grown folks approach to hip-hop using bars that matter and substance within the lines. Producer Shuko’s harmon