Listen to Open Mike Eagle, ‘Celebrity Reduction Prayer’ (Prod. by Oddisee)
Open Mike Eagle drops his latest track “Celebrity Reduction Prayer,” which was produced Oddisee. The song off of the Mello Music Group’s annual label compilation Persona. Persona hits stores March 10. Other artists and producers featured on the label compilation include Apollo Brown, L’Orange, Rapper Big Pooh, Red Pill, Quelle Chris, Masta Ace, Oh No, Kool Keith, yU, Nottz and others.
Over the super smooth sick drums, Mike Eagle raps about the unhealthiness fame worship and general celebrity culture (“There’s no upper tier / We’re all peers / Unless ya’ll want to be rivals”). Oddisee's playful and transcendent piano chops on “Celebrity Reduction Prayer” is beautiful to listen to. It builds throughout the song with added synths and guitars. Off Persona LP, Phonte and Oddisee's “Requiem” was released last month. Mike released A Special Episode Of EP earlier this month.
Bump Celebrity Reduction Prayer” below.
01. Requiem – Oddissee and Phonte (prod. Oddisee)
02. Homicide – yU (prod. Nottz)
03. PNT – Ras Kass (prod. Apollo Brown)
04. Celebrity Reduction Prayer – Open Mike Eagle (prod. Oddisee)
05. You First – Rapper Big Pooh and Quelle Chris (prod. Oh No)
06. Sometimes I Feel – Kool Keith (prod. L’Orange)
07. The Run – Red Pill and Oh No (prod. Oh No)
08. Troubles – Masta Ace (prod. Apollo Brown)
09. Word to the Wise – Oddisee (prod. Oddisee)
10. Dark Comedy Late Show – Open Mike Eagle (prod. Exile)
11. Circles Around Circles – Gift of Gab (prod. L’Orange)
12. Lose the Ground – yU (prod. Tall Black Guy)
13. House Rag – Quelle Chris (prod. I, Ced)
14. Darlin’ – Red Pill (prod. Blockhead)
15. No Future – Rapper Big Pooh (prod. Apollo Brown)
16. All I See Is You – Quelle Chris and Bilal Salaam (prod. Quelle Chris)