Evidence, Rakaa Iriscience and DJ Babu will drop a new Dilated Peoples album, after an 8 year wait, next week.
“Directors of Photography” will be released on August 12 via Expansion Team/Rhymesayers Entertainment and is available for pre-order on iTunes.
We’ve already dropped the tracklist for the 16 track LP – featuring appearances from Vince Staples, Aloe Blacc, Catero, Gangrene, Sick Jacken and Krondon – as well as releasing the visual to the DJ Premier produced “Good As Gone.” The second track released was “Show Me The Way” featuring Aloe Blacc, produced by Jake One.
Over the last two weeks the group have been dropping a behind the scenes series, first up was “Finding Focus (BTS)” where Dilated Peoples spoke about the evolution of the group, second was “Deep Focus” about the new LP, Director’s of Photography and how they took a different approach this time around.
Here’s the final clip of a 3-part behind the scenes series from the trio where they talk about their new found love for photography and the importance of inspired visuals for their new album, watch the candid piece below then head to iTunes to pre-order!
Dilated premiered their album exclusively with Pandora Radio, fans are able to stream all 16 songs this week before their release.
Dilated Peoples – Focus Found (Behind The Scenes) Video
Directors of Photography Track List
1 ) Intro
2 ) Directors
3 ) Cut My Teeth
4 ) Defari Interlude
5 ) The Dark Room (Feat. Vince Staples)
6 ) Good As Gone
7 ) Show Me The Way (Feat. Aloe Blacc)
8 ) Figure It Out (Melvins Theme)
9 ) Let Your Thoughts Fly Away
10 ) Century Of The Self (Feat. Catero)
11 ) @mrevidence Interlude
12 ) The Reversal
13 ) Opinions May Vary (Feat. Gangrene)
14 ) Trouble
15 ) L.A. River Drive (Feat. Sick Jacken)
16 ) The Bigger Picture (Feat. Krondon)
Pre-order now via iTunes and you’ll receive the “Good As Gone” single audio instantly!