Brookyln's Phony Ppl Release Impressive 'phonyland' Album
Ever come across something so good that it just couldn't be true? Well, that's the case here. Introducing Phony Ppl, a Brooklyn-based collective consisting of a rap crew, a songwriting and production team, a live band, and a group of friends who all live to make music. They leap across genres and destroy stages across the country, counting Giles Peterson, Q-Tip among the rest of their cosigners...
The crew boasts an infectious style throughout their many projects, built on inescapable melodies, feel good hooks and advanced instrumentation. Blending hip-hop attitude with pop sensibilities, Phony Ppl speaks directly to a new, untapped generation of music lovers whose iPods are filled with music of all genres and eras.
The band’s rapper, Dyme-A-Duzin, recently inked a deal with Warner Bros. Records and is in the studio with Plain Pat and Emile. Their producers, Elijah Rawk and Bari Bass, have been touring with Theophilus London and are slated to produce for his next album, too.
Check out their latest LP effort, 'Phonyland', premiered via Complex Magazine. Phony Ppl, the young, eclectic crew of musicians, rappers, singers and producers have forged a new sound that is both gripping and indefinable.
As popular music has steadily replaced notes and keys with the clicks and grinds of the digital era, Phonyland is built on live instrumentation, intricate song structure and a musical profundity that blends elements of hip-hop, R&B, dance music and lush pop songwriting.
Download Phony Ppl's new album, 'Phonyland', for free: H E R E
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Words: Liz Black
Online editing: Joseph 'JP' Patterson (@Jpizzledizzle)