Seasoned veteran J-Stalin brings his hustle to Black Market Records with his latest release “I Shoulda Stayed In School”. J- Stalin puts together a solid string of songs that celebrate his success but also highlight the conditions he worked hard to make it out of in the streets of Oakland, California . J-Stalin takes listeners on a trip to the projects as he covers the grind and the consequences that come with it. His delivery floats over every beat creating a perfect match for each track.
Dedicated to his hustle, on songs such as “No Sleep”, he gives listeners a look into a day in the life of a hustler. Throughout the album J-Stalin gives you a birdseye view of the street corners of West Oakland conveying his message of surviving the struggle.
Songs such as “I Don’t Believe You” show some of the hardships he’s had to hustle thru. Featuring angelic vocals on the chorus from Lecsi 2marrow, this song is accompanied by a powerful video the gives a visual of the rugged life he has lived. Another standout song “Gangsta”, is well put together over a mellow beat that allows the artist give the world his point of view on the street life that has made stars as well as casualties of many.
J Stalin offers something for the ladies on “Need It Again”, and “I’m Real” featuring Lil June.
Each guest compliments the mood of the album making this another strong contribution to
J-Stalin’s numerous releases. His hustle is consistent and continues to shine on this project.
This is an album is available on Black Records and is a must add to your collection of street classics. Also checkout the videos “I Don’t Believe You”, and “No Sleep”.
Black Market Records