4AD signs SpaceGhostPurrp

Murky funk of Miami rapper/producer will be released through one of the world's finest independents.

23.03.12

Words by: Ruth Saxelby

Fresh from his jaw-dropping SXSW show last week, Miami rapper/producer SpaceGhostPurrp – famous for his G-funk channelling mixtapes, Mortal Kombat samples and productions for A$AP Rocky – has signed to label of the moment, for the billionth moment, 4AD. The record’s going to be called ‘Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp’, will be out on 12th June and “compiles both new and old material, tracking the early years of this intoxicating prodigal talent” according to 4AD’s site. To celebrate this wow news, download a special edit of album track No Evidence below.

Read our feature on the strange, soggy sonic fictions of SpaceGhostPurrp.

4AD will release ‘Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp’ on 12th June 2012