Daily Yinz – Bilal Abbey – Copper Skin (feat. Mani Bahia)

Rapper Bilal Abbey recently released Crash Landing, a brief work that draws parallels between love and space exploration. The release kicks off with "Copper Skin," a collaboration with vocalist Mani Bahia that begins with the kind of grainy countdown you'd hear in a Tom Hanks movie, setting the stage for Bilal's exploration of Planet Romance. … Continue reading Daily Yinz – Bilal Abbey – Copper Skin (feat. Mani Bahia)

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Daily Yinz – Bilal Abbey – Flame Building

Bilal Abbey's Mellowhead, a collaboration with the woozily soulful producer Yorel Tifsim, sees the introspective rapper continue the journey into his own psyche. Album highlight "Flame Building" functions as two love letters: one to Bilal's significant other, and the other to Bilal himself. The song's refrain lays out its dual purpose: "I wanna love you … Continue reading Daily Yinz – Bilal Abbey – Flame Building

Daily Yinz-Tribe Eternal x NVSV-Mysterious Shit

A few weeks ago, the Tribe Eternal and NVSV released the video for "Local Celebrity," the first single from their collaborative album Mysterious Shit. The full project is out today, and it's a good one. I was having trouble picking just one track from Mysterious Shit to highlight, so I'm going to discuss the work … Continue reading Daily Yinz-Tribe Eternal x NVSV-Mysterious Shit

Daily Yinz-Tribe Eternal x NVSV-Local Celebrity

The Tribe Eternal Music group, a Pittsburgh hip-hop collective comprising key members Clara Kent, Bilal Abbey, and Pharaoh Lum, teams up with fellow Pittsburgh rapper NVSV for a slow-burning posse cut. "Local Celebrity" is the first single released from the upcoming Mysterious Shit collaboration between Tribe Eternal and NVSV. The corresponding video, from Original Telegenic … Continue reading Daily Yinz-Tribe Eternal x NVSV-Local Celebrity