MC Eiht Confirms "Keep the Hood Part 2" EP Out This Summer
#DXCLUSIVE: The Compton rap vet also reveals when fans can expect from the sequel to "Which Way Iz West."
Los Angeles, CA – After 11 years of absence, Compton, gangsta rap vet MC Eiht returned to the scene with the critically acclaimed, Which Way Iz West in the past month of June. Executive produced by DJ Premier, the album was named one of HipHopDX's Most Slept-Rap Albums in 2017. Now, the OG, has announced his next project is on the way.
Entitled to Keep Hood in Part 2, the EP serves as the follow-up to 2006's keep it Hood Part 1.
"It was inspired while working on Which Way Iz West II," Eiht said DX. "I'm just trying to keep the fans intrigued with the simplicity in my music. I want to capture that feeling good moment of neighborhood played a role in the fight. It was a good day kind of shit [laughs]."
Eiht confirmed Which Way Iz West II is expected to arrive in the month of August. The original release featured guest spots from The Lady of Rage, Kurupt, WC, did xzibit, Compton Most Wanted, and B-Real, among others.
Keep the Hood 2 is scheduled for June.