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Keyholes EP

by Oso Negro & Ph8

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Bad Love (free) 02:27
jealousy and ego these fellas be so evil tellin me to please go meditate on re-growth jealousy and e-go the fallacies that we're sold no penitence or weed smoke can get us free of these holes* jealousy and ego the relative of people embedded as a prequel to genetic's full upheaval jealousy and ego i've never seen no equal it sets the scene to feed those skeletons and key-holes i got, i got bad bad love i got, i got bad bad love i got, i got bad bad love i got, i got bad bad love jealousy and ego a trellis beneath tree growth enveloped by the leaves, so developmentally slow jealousy and ego the melanin brings heat, yo repelling peeps to treat those "mirrors ain't like we though" jealousy and ego appellate, seek the legal pathetic schemes of regal keep infected as the sheeples jealousy and ego compelling me to freeze cold mention me, i squeeze throats seek enemies then sieze hold i got, i got bad bad love i got, i got bad bad love i got, i got bad bad love i got, i got bad bad love
OSO: so the homie ph8 sent me a series of blind dates, all different sortsa shapes, sizes, and kinds of shakes I had to figure the rhythms out if any were my taste, similar when we vi-brate it's bumpin. i have to bask in the fragrance with an aftertaste of bacon, mixed with banana flambe crammed way in, i'm gettin deeper every cut, need a band-aid and neosporin to mend it up lay it down, face me on the court, you're stuck how O plus ten is, always finish forty-love game, set, match, like, i'm game so i'll set a match to the feet over the crashin of the boom baps, in this beat i ain't no fashion police, watch me master miss jackson's steez mix and matchin with ease fit in my cleats to gain trac-tion beneath these satiny passionate RAP sheets HOOK the only time you wanna FEEL the clap the only dime that can make you wRAP it the only time i'd hit it last, perform publicly share her with another, right in front of me create mother seeds cuz that's how we love our beats
Summer Wine (free) 02:53
HOOK the fruits of our labor, the only juice we can savor save the truces for later this gunfight's for sunlight, producing the flavor and we exist as a factory persist thanks to the master bee how it has to be, a lasting theme, of passing genes now let it flow in the vastest streams VERSE 1 barrage of biological batteries in the battlefield chemical warfare, deployed where the tragic's real allelopathics, classic, back tactics up scene's drastic, scheme's amassing, we rack it up arsenal, sparse then full power devour nutrients, phosphorous stocked for us, now we nuke equipped my technique's elusiveness enzymes oxidizin and reducin shit mutated fukushima drips VERSE 2 grow leaves via folded proteins sow green relentless trenches, then reap from my whole team bangin never stops, hanging any crop from every post, tree, string, or object that'll hold me mostly i'm ghostly with that slow creep always on the lam, yeah my cultivar is "bo peep" soak deep, tap root, no feet, blow attack you, breeze, release my allergens, go sneeze with your "a-choo" catch you with a thorn or sticker your skin torn or ripped through a hidden branch, floors and trips you i list the seasons as my pit crew [sick, dude] the reason i see fit to, the body work, and thick 'do core builds more i fill with the chlorophyll's i become inclined to SWEETen up for summer wine swish it past your gums, sometime HOOK
Vision Quest (free) 02:49
been to heaven and back, when i'm hittin em raps, yeah, i levitate fast, dude eliminates past, disseminates maps, to the inner space, that's you moments get stacked, movement is sapped, fluid turns statue probing dem cracks, glowin at last, soul at rest, that's food with precision, yes, a vision quest, from deprivation made the decision test the risen stress, with breath and patience bless the glory of the respiratory, stretched then vacant pull then clear the pulmonary, full freshness i take in inhale a spinning gale and capture it within my rib cage exhale a winning tale of mastery fitting for this stage inter- v. in-dependent, interred v. visitin residents insure insurgency when emergency's been met with reticence engage the cycle, rephrase the life view, elevate the sights [true] regain the right you, retrain to fight through, meditate on light [ooh] restrain the hate, resentment in detention, elevate- slice roof agree pain's the way, as we strain to stay, in the phase we'd like to break down when we face the weight raise crown or taste drowning. ph8 creates it's hide and seek with an essence not inside of me silent, speak, violent, meek, spiraling, from time it's free resides beside thrice-fold dimensions, mighty sleek broadcast receiver, at LONG last i'll meet ya, my decree six grams of glory, and the story starts to unfold not seeds of morning, but the sporings of the fungal i set some fun goals, stood on stage, and spun gold spread nectar, bumbled. come blaze with your favorite uncle cosmic rays or a concrete jungle? we all stuck waitin for the complete bundle cosmic rays or a concrete jungle? we all just playin and compete for the plunder cosmic rays or a concrete jungle? we all contemplating on a complete bundle cosmic rays or a concrete jungle? we all just trainin to compete for plunder


The Keyholes EP allows listeners a rich but limited glimpse through the doors of Oso Negro (Ontario, OR) & Ph8's (Taos, NM) minds. This sample-based, 5 track project is a loose extension of Oso's last album, The UNKIE O LP (Sept. 2014), on which Ph8 & his Po.10.cee brother Lissin did half the production work. Custom Keyholes art was created Dusk One, SLC, UT.


released January 29, 2016

Produced, mixed, mastered- Ph8
Lyrics & vocals- Oso Negro
also featuring lyrics & vocals by- Zyme One', Arthur Maddox, Ekym, Lissin, Doc Equality, Liphe, Ph8
Art by Dusk One




Oso Negro Pensacola, Florida

A recovering scientist, Oso Negro dedicated his present to hip-hop +. He can't relate to much now-a-days, so he's decided to make music of his life and time. "Breachin' kids thoughts, but aiming at the minds of men, finding them fighting tidal strength." With a twist of reggae & a splash of crooning, Oso mixes it up, keeping it fun & stimulating ... more

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