After a strong of successful mixtapes and EPs over the past few years, namely The Good Sun (2010), Subject: Matter and Chimera (both 2012), acclaimed Queens-bred lyricist Homeboy Sandman is set to finally release his debut album. Dropping on September 18th, Boy Sand will put out First of a Living Breed via underground stalwart, Stones Throw. To coincide with the welcome announcement, the emcee brings us his LP’s first leak, with “Watchu Want From Me?”, featuring the rich and charming production of Oddisee.
I’m guessing you’ll be streaming the audio below and suddenly feel a rush of excitement for the album, right? Well, head on over to Stones Throw to hear snippets of the full record. First of a Living Breed sounds like it’ll be nothing short of greatness.
Stream “Watchu Want From Me?” below and view the upcoming album’s tracklist after the jump.
Listen: Homeboy Sandman – ‘Watchu Want From Me?’ (Prod. Oddisee)
1. Rain [Prod. Jonwayne] 2. Watchu Want From Me? [Prod. Oddisee] 3. Couple Bars (Honey, Sugar, Darling, Sweetie, Baby, Boo) [Prod. J57] 4. Sputnik [Prod. Howard Lloyd] 5. Illuminati [Prod. J57] 6. 4 Corners [Prod. Invisible Think] 7. For The Kids [Prod. 6th Sense] 8. Cedar and Sedgwick [Prod. rthentic RTNC] 9. Mine All Mine [Prod. 2 Hungry Bros] 10. Not Really [Prod. Jonwayne] 11. The Ancient [Prod. Reality] 12. Eclipsed [Prod. rthentic RTNC] 13. First of a Living Breed [Prod. Oh No] 14. Let’s Get ‘Em [Prod. rthentic RTNC]