Erick Sermon Talks about New LP and the age Discrimination In Hip-Hop: "You Can Only Stop"

HipHop News Posted on April 25, 2019 at 6:01am

Erick Sermon Talks about New LP and the age Discrimination In Hip-Hop: "You Can Only Stop"

#DXCLUSIVE: "This year, I'll be like Tiger Woods ... that's how I feel right now," says The Green-Eyed Bandit.

The City of new York, NY – 31 years removed from the debut album by EPMD rapper and producer Erick Sermon drops his eighth studio album, Vernia — an album named after his Grandmother. Their first release in four years, has a special aura that surrounds it. Not only is riding an incredible cast, but it is also his first fully independent release.

"My grandmother, who died almost three years ago," he tells HipHopDX in the title of the project. "She was my best friend and, for some reason, I kept thinking about it during the process of the album.".centered-ad {

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The 13-song album has an interesting list of songs by lesser-known artists to his side as legacy acts, ranging from Too $hort and did xzibit for AZ, and (surprisingly) Shaquille O'neal. Sermon says that he got serious about the LP about six months ago; Vernia — which was funded at the beginning of 2018 through Kickstarter — it was initially slated to be titled Go. The sponsors


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