(October 31, 2008-New York, NY) KOCH Records is thrilled to announce the long-awaited musical return of producer extraordinaire, The Alchemist. A new Digital EP, The Alchemist’s Cookbook is set to be released on iTunes on November 18th 2008. As one of today’s most in-demand hip-hop producers, The Alchemist has finally re-emerged with 6 new tracks to give fans a sneak-peek into what he has in store on his forthcoming full length album Chemical Warfare due out February 2009 The forthcoming new album will be the long-awaited follow-up to 1st Infantry.
The Alchemist’s Cookbook features new collaborations with Snoop Dogg, Jadakiss and Styles P of the LOX, Pusha T of the Clipse, Prodigy of Mobb Deep, Kid CuDi, Nina Sky, Capone N Noreaga (CNN), Evidence of Dilated Peoples, Blu and Keak Da Sneak.
Alchemist is still doing what he has always done for the hip-hop scene–transmitting sounds and samples into moments, beats into classics in a way that has established his name as one of the most revered producers in hip-hop. The single “Lose Your Life” featuring Snoop Dogg, Jadakiss and Pusha T has spread like wildfire over the internet as the demand from Al’s fans increases. Come November 18th, the wait is over!
Track-listing for The Alchemist’s Cookbook Is As Follows:
1. Lose Your Life feat. Snoop Dogg, Jadakiss, Pusha T
2. Key To The City feat. Prodigy and Nina Sky
3. Follow The Dollar feat. CNN (Capone N Noreaga)
4. Calmly Smoke feat. Styles P and Evidence
5. Therapy feat. Blu, Evidence and Kid CuDi
6. Al Capone Zone feat. Prodigy and Keak Da Sneak
Catch up with Al’s “Still High” Tour – wraps up next month. Alchemist is with Evidence opening up for Method Man and Redman in the following cities:
Oct 31 – Murray Theatre Salt Lake City, Utah
Nov 2 – Sportsplex Bellingham, Washington
Nov 4 – Roseland Portland, Oregon
Nov 5 – Humbolt St. Arcata, California
Nov 7 – Grand Ballroom San Francisco, California
Nov 8 – The Catalyst Santa Cruz, California
Nov 9 – Phoenix Theater Petaluma, California
Nov 11 – House Of Blues Los Angeles, California
Check out Alchemist’s all new blog and homepage at AlchemistBeats.com, where he will soon be premiering the all-new video for “Lose Your Life” feat. Snoop Dogg, Jadakiss and Pusha T. The trailer is up now. Also be sure to stop by for exclusive new video updates from the road and in the studio on his Kyte.tv channel, accessible through AlchemistBeats.com.