10 Dec The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) will drop their debut album in January
Brothers Madlib (Otis Jackson Jr.) and Oh No (Michael Jackson) will be releasing their debut full album under “The Professionals” alias this January.
So far the two have only collaborated on a few tracks over the years. The Professionals name first appeared on Madlib’s WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip. Then subsequently on Madlib Medicine Show #9: Nittyville, and on the compilation Gangster Music.
The debut album comes together with beats produced by Madlib and raps by Oh No. Together with artist features such as Chino XL, Elzhi, and Adub. This first release of the album has an all-black embossed & die-cut LP cover and sleeve designed by Gustavo Eandi & Jeff Jank. The Rappcats exclusive also includes a 7-inch single of “Next Day” by Freddie Gibbs & The Professionals. The Professionals follows up on Madlib’s collaborative album Bandana with Freddie Gibbs as MadGibbs.
At this time, a track from the upcoming release has been posted on the Madlib Invazion Youtube page. Listen to it below.
The Professionals album drops January 17, 2020. Head here to pre-order a copy then check out the artwork and track list below.
1. My House
2. The Professionals
4. Give N Take
7. CDP Smackdown
8. Timeless Treasure
9. I Jus Wanna
10. Away Too Long
11. Make Due
12. Tired Atlas
13. Dishonored Valor