Japanese script title of sayonara, i.e. Good Bye is the latest from Brixton artist Genesis Elijah and his goto producer Pastor Dutchie via Escape Route Music. Leaning on the auto-tune Genesis always drops some serious business and this one is not short on emotion.
Genesis Elijah gets with Warren-D for the new single and video entitled New Ting. Genesis gets busy pointing out hypocrisies in life and Warren-D equally drops knowledge and connects with his humbleness. Both MCs are on the same flex and deliver quality.
An impressive gathering of the UK's finest wordsmiths gathered for this one. S.Kalibre takes the lead and adds in Genesis Elijah and Verbs of Iron Bridge. On Warriors they are laying out the facts that they are true battlers and leaders in the game. Jabba Tha Kut lays down the cuts in the chorus to give this a classic feel.
Genesis Elijah performs 'A Fool At Forty' from his forthcoming album 'A Prophet In His Hometown'. Genesis spits extremely well crafted lyrics on a conscious tip. First verse insightful, second verse laying down his credentials. Genesis is displaying his veteran status and how after years can create perfect verses.
Brixton's Genesis Elijah returns with Clean Hearts Always Win which has a clever lyric detailing Genesis' standing and how is making paper. His game is on lock and his business ethic is second to none. Despite many re-starts he feels this time it is for real!
Bristol's K*Ners has worked with Genesis Elijah before such as on 2014's Bringing It. Now they have linked again for Time Is Counting where they break down what they have done for their locals and the scene over the years. We know what to expect from these two dons and this track delivers hard.
Genesis Elijah drops his ode to his long time partner, baby mother and wife. Destiny is touching and the video containing a montage of old photos tracking their relationship only makes it even more personal. Chorus is provided by singer Matt Wills.
Genesis Elijah smashes another sick offering - Falling. This time production comes from ZaheerMusic and the concept video which sees Genesis reduced to diminutive proportions is by Blurred Vision.