Jake One, “The Truth (feat. Freeway & Brother Ali)”

Jake One is Seattle’s most important hip-hop export. His productions are a nod to hip-hop’s roots: sample based, drum heavy, funky and soulful. Jake’s only mistake was his timing — one thing no artist can control. If he was producing 20 years ago he would have reached “legendary” status by now. But his recordings are here forever, no matter how much industry fame he collects.

The Truth (feat. Freeway & Brother Ali) (play/download mp3)