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JEHST

Billy Green Is Dead

YNR PRODUCTIONS



cd

Released: 16th Jun 2017

£11.99


super limiited 2lp + download

Released: 28th Jul 2017

£22.99


one of the most influential & admired figures in British hip-hop returns with his first album of original material in 6 years.

Inspired by Gil Scott-Heron’s song of the same name, the ambitious album follows fictional everyman character Billy Green on his solitary journey through an uncaring, individualistic world. Lead track '44th Floor' - produced by Doctor Zygote of Strange U - comes midway through the record’s narrative arc & finds protagonist Billy at breaking point; “feeling like my life’s a major fail, standing on the platform waiting for British Rail”. The record is executive produced by Beat Butcha & features production from Paul White & Jehst himself, plus guest vocals by Kashmere, Eric Biddines & others.

Billy Green Is Dead

Tracklist

  1. Billy's Green Theme
  2. So Far To Go
  3. Good Robot
  4. Kennedy feat. Confucius MC
  5. Household Name feat. Jyager
  6. 44th Floor
  7. City Streets
  8. Set in Stone feat. Olah Bliss
  9. Smoke Screen feat. Ennio Lion & Mr Thing
  10. Jonestown feat. Eric Biddines & Strange U
  11. Eulogy
  12. Remembrance
  13. Billy Green is Alive! feat. Jyager & Confucius MC