People Under The Stairs’ 20-year run in Hip Hop is coming to an finish. Thes One and Double Ok have revealed their last album Sincerely, The P will probably be launched on February 1.
Last October, Thes One introduced his retirement as an expert musician. PUTS initially deliberate on dropping their final LP in 2018, however the album was delayed till 2019. Thes One up to date followers on Thursday (January 17), sharing the brand new launch date in an Instagram publish.
“Too many people to thank but the family, friends & fans who have been patient with me as I struggled to finish this have all of my love,” he wrote. “The weight of finishing the P catalogue, the pressure I put on myself and the expectation was overwhelming at times – I only hope that the album is judged not in isolation but as a bookend to an uncompromising 20 year career in DIY Hip-Hop and the final of our 12 steps.”
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“Sincerely, The P” – 2.1.19 People Under The Stairs . The Final Album ———————————— Available on all platforms Friday, February 1st with restricted 2xlp and cassette to observe. Too many individuals to thank however the household, mates & followers who’ve been affected person with me as I struggled to complete this have all of my love. The weight of ending the P catalogue, the stress I placed on myself and the expectation was overwhelming at occasions – I solely hope that the album is judged not in isolation however as a bookend to an uncompromising 20 yr profession in DIY Hip-Hop and the ultimate of our 12 steps. Thank you @drewtoonz for the wonderful art work and assist by means of this mission. I owe an enormous thanks to @kato1o and @chiefbargus for his or her selfless and stellar contributions to this document – you elevated this to a different degree and by no means requested me for a dime in return. It was artwork for arts sake and I’m really humbled to glimpse a view from the shoulders of you two giants. To @headnodic and @maxatrillion_music for leaping in and locking shit down. To @masteredbymike for being my therapist all through this. To @tyler_karmen for shaping the sound, @alexboomin for bringing O-man again and my @chemistrysurfboards fam for being cops on the lp. @jazziemakuno @blewfoot_funkadelic for leaping on it and @djday for ensuring we had all the things we would have liked. To @plyman for opening up your home and studio to me in Nashville like the most effective large brother you’ve at all times been to me. @culturama for holding us down for therefore a few years and to everybody else – thanks and prepare for the ultimate chapter. #sincerelythep
Last August, PUTS returned with single titled “Drinking & Jivin.” The duo hasn’t launched a mission since 2016’s The Gettin’ Off Stage: Step 2 EP.
Thes One and Double Ok kicked off their 20-year run in 1998 with the discharge of their debut album The Next Step. The LP’s title observe and lead single “The Next Step II” was famously featured in Tony Hawk’s Underground, the fifth entry within the fashionable Tony Hawk online game franchise.