XXL Premieres Elzhi Mixtape Tomorrow

XXL and Elzhi.com are proud to present Elzhi’s new mixtape, Elmatic, for free download tomorrow afternoon (May 10) at 1 p.m. EST, exclusively on XXLMag.com.

The 10-track offering—which finds the Detroit lyricist paying homage to Nas’s classic debute LP, Illmatic—was produced entirely by Will Sessions. Fellow D-Town MC Royce da 5’9” and Illmatic beatmaker Pete Rock also make appearances.

Fans can pre-order limited edition physical copies of the disc and other merchandise at elzhi.com. now. —XXL Staff

View the entire tracklisting below:

1. The Genesis
2. Detroit State of Mind (Houseshoes Shout)
3. Halftime
4. Memory Lane
5. The World Is Yours
6. Represent
7. Life’s A Bitch feat. Royce da 5’9 and Stokley Williams of Mint Condition
8. One Love
9. It Ain’t Hard To Tell (Pete Rock Shout)
10. Pete Rock Shout

  • Dub212

    YESSSS !!! I THINK IT’S SAFE TO SAY THIS WILL BE THE BEST PROJECT OF THIS YEAR. ELZHI IS A MONSTER!

  • EReal

    Elzhi is too good to be on this crap website.

  • tyrone

    I already heard a mixtape with ah nas influenced concept by ah young dude named glitz its called gangbanging is dead inspired from nas’s hip hop is dead album,he been had his mixtape out via myspace check um out the kid go’s in!! myspace.com/glitzofficial

    ty aka fan of up n coming hip hop artist

  • HipHop

    Can’t wait for this one, Elzhi is just too fucking skilled to be ignored. Vakill, Reks, Saigon and Elzhi are some of the dudes that have dropped super dope shit and will continue to do so.

  • G

    been waiting since 09 for this, which means its my most anticipated mixtape EVER!

  • http://isoledmysole.tumblr.com MCurry

    Will be Mixtape of the Year

  • Plex

    Elzhi is the most skilled lyricist in the game right now. Hands down.