He was only a month away from his 11th birthday when his father Eazy Epassed away in 1995. Ever since the day, Lil' Eazy E has dreamed ofpicking up where his father left off.
Recognized by many as the Godfather of Gangsta Rap, Eazy E was alsofather to his own blood Eric Wright, Jr. As his father was takinghip-hop by storm with Eazy-Duz-It and a gang of Ruthless records, Lil'E was growing up in the mean streets of Compton.
Eazy Sr. passed on the torch of gangsta rap when Lil' Eazy was 10, butwhile it may have taken a few years for Lil' Eazy to develop into aworthy successor, Eric Jr. is ready to take his shot as reviving thegangsta rap that once ruled the Compton kingdom.
Following in his father's footsteps (with HUGE Chuck Taylors to fill),Lil' Eazy E is claiming the same Compton set as his father and finallyready to put his music out to the world. Signed to Universal Records, Eis anticipating the release of his debut album (tentatively titled ThePrince of Compton), which has is rumored to feature DJ Yella (NWA's deejay), Ice Cube & Bone Thugs; production from Sha Money XL, Cool NDre and Dr. Dre; and possibly a reunion from the living members of NWA.
Ready to go all out on the way to a major motion album, Lil' Eazy firstwanted to serve the streets with his first mixtape ever – andintroduction of himself as a rapper, not just Eazy's son.
Teaming up with the West Coast Mixtape Kings (yeah, we said it) DJWarrior and DJ Strong (collectively known as the masterminds of CaliUntouchable DJs), Lil' Eazy E puts the West Coast and everybody else onnotice. His time is coming!
With the mixtape to start it all, Lil' Eazy E, DJ Warrior and DJ Strongteam up with The Mix Unit to bring you this official MixUnit.comCollabo.
1 - HipHopWest Intro - Rebirth of Gangsta Rap
2 - Prince of The City
3 - Lil' Eazy E Speaks, part 1
4 - Two Step feat. Spider Loc
5 - Coming To Compton
6 - Funky
7 - Lil' Eazy E Speaks, part 2
8 - So Gangsta feat. DL
9 - This Ain't A Game feat. Bone Thugs (produced by J.R.)
10 - Lil' Eazy E Speaks, part 3
11 - Gansta Movement feat. Gangsta Dresta, BG Knocc Out