It’s only been one month since we’ve introduced you to Philadelphia poet-turned-rapper STS, but already we’ve learned so much. A deft lyricist with a slew of favorite friends, the emcee has a penchant for dropping the illest iambic pentameter. He also a big fan of the three w’s.
But now comes the true introduction: today, STS releases his full-length debut, The Illustrious. Recorded in Atlantas legendary TreeSound Studios, the 15-track effort features appearances by Yelawolf, Farnzworth Bentley, and Tony Williams, along with production from The Alchemist, The Knux, Ski Beatz, and Emile.
We have the whole thing available to stream below, or you can head to his website to download a free copy.
The Illustrious Tracklist:
01. Fresh [prod. by Pierre Medor]
02. Get Up On It (feat. Farnsworth Bentley) [prod. by Prentis Brown]
03. Sugar’s Here (Make Some Noise) [prod. by Dame the Great & School Boy Vic]
04. The Interview [prod. by The Alchemist]
05. GOLD Mayfeild
06. Cliché [prod. by The Knux]
07. WWW (feat. Count Justice) [prod. by Will Power]
08. Bullshit [prod. by Felony Music]
09. This is For You [prod. by Emile]
10. Mittens [prod. by Eric Hahn]
11. Covered in GOLD (feat. Dice Raw) [prod. by Kari Ferrari Marteen]
12. Hello Sunshine (feat. Yelawolf) [prod. by KP and Malay] Strings by The Mad Violinist
13. Service Royalty [prod. by Blak]
14. Here Tonight (feat. Tony Williams) [prod. by Will Power]
15. Illustrious (feat. The Mad Violinist) [prod. by Will Power]
16. Fly [prod. by Ski] (Bonus)
17. Just Want To Be With You [prod. by Kari Ferrari] (Bonus)
18. Writings On The Wall (feat. Jon Hope and Nikkiya) [prod. by Will Power] (Bonus)