This last episode of Season 2 features a producer and occasional rapper who many producers cite as an inspiration, and lyricists cite as a dream collaborator. With a stellar list of collaborators including his long-term friends Aloe Blacc and Blu, he has cemented himself as a go-to for soulful, perfectly crafted, and intricate music.
This episode of Diggin’ The Crates is sponsored by Cold Busted, an L.A.-based record label that curates the best in beats featuring the likes of Emapea, Jansport J, Jenova 7, Blue In Green, Pigeondust & others.
Listen to the episode featuring Exile below. Follow Diggin’ The Crates on Spotify, Apple Music or Keakie to stay updated about new episodes each Friday morning for the weeks to come. That’s also where you find previous episodes featuring Marley Marl, Damu The Fudgemunk, Egon, J-Live & more.
Each episode of Season 2 features record sleeve graphics by [Sic] Film (this time inspired by Madlib’s Shades of Blue), and intro music by Herma Puma and Jabba Tha Kut.