Los Angeles, CA – Anybody who’s a fan electro is aware of about Egyptian Lover. The electro-Hip Hop pioneer is chargeable for crafting some the most effective b-boy/b-girl jams on the planet, together with 1984’s “Egypt Egypt” and “What Is A D.J. If He Can’t Scratch.”
Over the weekend, the Uncle Jamm’s Military vet introduced his subsequent album — the appropriately titled 1985 — is dropping earlier than 2018 wraps up.
“1985 Album is coming mid December,” he wrote on Fb. “12” Past the Galaxy with DJ Qbert Coming Quickly!”
1985 will function the follow-up to 1984, which Egyptian Lover launched in 2015. It boasts options from fellow electro-Hip Hop legends Newcleus and Juan Atkins in addition to QBert, Funk Grasp and Ozone Zarcon.
“Brian Ellis is my keyboard participant and we’ve been working collectively for 10 years on these two albums,” Egyptian Lover tells HipHopDX. “1984 and 1985 are my favourite albums ever. I poured loads cash into these two albums over $100,000 and I’m very glad with the result. I additionally remade a Wham tune ‘All the pieces She Needs.’ This album is unimaginable.”
This yr additionally marks the 35th anniversary his imprint Egyptian Empire Data, which helped launch the careers artists akin to Rodney O & Joe Cooley.