The first posthumous project of late rapper Dagrin is set to hit stores on the 22nd of April, 2013.
Kosofo Entertainment, the company responsible for producing the mixtape, release the following press release.
“The growth of Hip-hop in Nigeria has witnessed a lot of trail blazers and game changers that have stepped up the game with different controversial forms; however, no matter how the story is being told, the name Ólaitan Olanipekun aka DAGRIN will always matter.
The name still remains strong in the foundation of Nigeria’s hip hop game especially the Yoruba rap scene. It’s been three years since he passed on, but “oloro” as fondly called by his associates is still with us.
So in memory of keeping the name alive,KOSOFO ENTERTAINMENT is bringing DAGRIN back from the grave with “BLOOD MONEY MIX TAPE”. This Mixtape was a brain child of the late rapper whose dreams was shattered in a fatal accident that claimed his life three years ago.
The BLOOD MONEY MIX TAPE comprises 11 tracks, 4 skits ,samples of his previous works and some of his never heard of works. A documentary and never seen before video clips and stories from close people will also be released on April 22 2013.
The Mixtape will be produced by skilled producer and late rapper’s close friend SOSSICK and also on board is Nigeria’s Beat Master and Mix Wizard LAY-LOW.”