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LISTEN: Shabazz Palaces Shades 'Your Favorite Rapper' With '30 Clip Extension'

Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines will be the second of two albums released by the psychedelic hip-hop group, both on July 14.
Shabazz Palaces: "30 Clip Extension" Source: Courtesy of the artist

In a year that has already seen a rapper named Future lead the industry with back-to-back No. 1 album releases, yet another double release is coming from an opposite corner of hip-hop's expanded universe. Shabazz Palaces has announced plans to release a

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