Bishop Nehru, MF Doom’s ‘NehruvianDOOM’ Will Drop On September 23

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    <h2>Bishop Nehru</h2>The teenage MC derived his name from a few different sources. Born Markel Scott, the New York rapper named himself after Tupac Shakur's character in the film <i>Juice</i>, Bishop. And as for the surname of Nehru? It's the last name of an Indian prime minister who worked closely with Gandhi.
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    Photo: Emily Korn
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    Photo: Emily Korn

UPDATE:  We finally have a release date for NehruvianDOOM. The Bishop Nehru, MF Doom collaboration is being released on Sept. 23.

Nehru made the announcement through his Twitter.

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Seventeen-year old New York rapper Bishop Nehru is already becoming a mainstay on the underground scene thanks to co-signs from heavyweights like Nas and Kendrick Lamar. Last summer, Nehru announced that he would be teaming up with MF Doom for a project entitled, NehruvianDOOM. Originally slated to be an EP, the collaboration is now being stretched to a full album.

While waiting for an official release date, the teenager took to Twitter to announce that he is releasing a solo EP.

 

More news on the project coming soon.—Peter Walsh

Previously: MF DOOM And Bishop Nehru: Beyond The Mask Part 1
MF DOOM And Bishop Nehru: Beyond The Mask Part 2 

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