Maya Azucena 's TASTE THIS ! DIGITALLY RELEASED: TUES- DEC 16
Exciting news! Complete versions of songs from Maya Azucena's TASTE THIS! Mix CD, are now available for digital release worldwide on PURPOSE RECORDS, Tuesday, Dec 16. Ten tracks including the melodic "I Saw This in You" , produced by Rich Medina, the high energy "Rebel " and "The Half ' ( both already favorites at many hip-hop stations) make this one of the best releses of the year. The project was created especially for Maya's hip-hop and DJ fans . She wanted to give them something to bop their heads to . This is a suitable followup to her last acoustic based project on Purpose Records, JUNKYARD JEWEL . Maya states " I want my DJ's and Hip-Hop heads to have some material they can support on their shows and at clubs.
Previously , the acclaimed CD mixed by AMORE ( of Fats Beats fame ) was a featured free download on ALLHIP-HOP.com and several other websites. DJ's and fans can now have the full songs without fades and drops. Featuring a top notch batch of guest emcees from the respected underground, together with all -original productions, these tunes are must haves: Immortal Technique, Hasan Salaam and Ness of A-Alikes (RBG) collaborate on the single "Rebel " produced by Pete Miser. As one DJ put it : "If she wanted to give people something to bob their heads to, she defintely hit the target on this one " - WMHB
TRACK LISTING FOR TASTE THIS
1. I Saw This in You - produced by Rich Medina
2. Rebel - produced by Pete Miser, featuring Hasan Salaam , Immortal Technique
and Ness of A-Alikes
3.Angel Eyes - produced by Intix Productions
4.Beat of Your Heart - produced by Intix Productions
5.The Half - Produced by DJ Black Panther
6.All I Do - Produced by Pete Miser
7. Flow - Produced by Sotu The Traveler
8. Break the Spell - featuring Luquantumleap
9. Warriors - (The MRocktober Remix )
10. This Time - produced by Hot Casa Records
In the grassroots and HipHop world, Maya has upcoming releases with Immortal Technique, Cheeks (Lost Boyz), Dres (Black Sheep), Hasan Salaam, Doujah Raze, Torae and Supa Nova Slom, to name a few. Her recently past collabs have included Stephen Marley, Rich Medina, A-Alikes, Pete Miser, Boot Camp Clik, Krumbsnatcha, Luquantumleap, and Black Panther...
Taste This! is a sliver of Maya Azucena's recent works, a journey into the different colors of her voice, and just a way for you to get a taste of something that makes ya head bop, and ya mouth water. Taste This! That's=2 0what we're trying to say.
"Taste This " will be available on iTunes, Rhapsody music, Napster , E-music and all appropriate digital outlets.
*RADIO QUOTES FOR "REBEL"
"If she wanted to give people something to bob their heads to, she definitely hit the target on this one... she's got a LOT of talent, and this track has super catchy production and good flow from Technique!" - WMHB - Waterville, ME (Colby College)
"Thanks for this track... Got to be one of the anthems of 2008. I Have playlisted it on the CleanKut Show OCR 99.7fm" - OCR 99.7fm - Manchester, UK
"Yo thiis shit is amazing, this girl can sing her ass off."=2 0- DJ Prizmatik - WFTU - Long Island, NY (Fi ve Towns College)
"Good to see Maya back with something fierce. I'm diggin' it. Guaranteed head nodder." - Jason - b sots.com - Podcaster
"Great new song! Here is a link to the feature I threw up on DJBooth.net: http://www.djbooth.net/index/tracks/review/maya-azucena-rebel/." - DJ Z - DJBooth.net
"Maya Azucena: she rocks, no doubt. We've been supporting her since he made some collabos with our country fellow DJ Jad." - Matt - Streetbeat.it - Milan, Italy
"Ya ish is nice. Technique is dope!" - Tee Dub - CFRO - V ancouver, BC
"FIRE!!!" - DJ Emskee - WBAI - NYC (Community Stati on)
"This is dope. I want to hear more!" - WVST - Richmond, VA (Virginia State U.)
"Dope. im gonna definitely play this!" - Raashan Ahmad - Mixtape DJ - San Francisco, CA