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Alex Wiley releases “Own Man” documentary, named finalist for XXL Freshman cover

posted by Oscar March 11, 2014

2014 has already been busy year for Chicago’s Alex Wiley with the announcement of his new Village Party Mixtape with last month’s release of “Own Man” and the news that he’s a finalist for the XXL Freshman Cover.  Before heading out to Austin, TX for SXSW, Closed Sessions has released a documentary that show’s how Wiley linked up with Mick Jenkins to put together “Own Man.” The mini-doc examines their approach to the song and Wiley’s goal to make his listeners feel like they really know him.  Check it out above.

Vote for Alex Wiley for XXL Freshman 2014 cover here: http://www.xxlmag.com/10spot-artist/2…

If you’re going to be down in ATX for SXSW, make sure to catch Alex Wiley performing at one of the dates below: Continue Reading

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Alex Wiley feat. Mick Jenkins – “Own Man” (Prod. by Odd Couple)

posted by Oscar February 24, 2014

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Today we got a new joint from Alex Wiley titled “Own Man.” The track featuring Mick Jenkins and production work by Odd Couple, serves as the first single from Wiley’s sophomore mixtape, Village Party. The song itself is a slow burner with aggressively smooth delivery from Wiley while Jenkins keeps it cool vibe going when it’s his turn up on the mic.

Hit the jump to hear the track and see the Press Release stating the announcement of Wiley’s new mixtape. Continue Reading