Multi-genre artist and skilled wordsmith Joe Con, releases an epic new single titled “Avatar State of Mind.”Â The almost 17-minute single is a superb homage to Hip Hop culture and the craft of authentic lyricism.Â
“Inspired by Black Thought’s freestyle on Funk Flex, I just dropped 16 minutes of continuous BARS in a single take-over of a dozen-plus classic Hip Hop instrumentals to let the world know that I am one of the GOATs.” – Joe Con
The production is a mashup of 15 classic Hip Hop records including GangStarr/DJ Premier, J Cole/Phoenix Beats, Nas/Salaam Remi, DMX/Shatek, Wu Tang Clan/RZA, Common/J Dilla, Mobb Deep/Havoc, Snoop Dogg/Dr. Dre, Eminem/Rick Rubin, Busta Rhymes/Ringo Smith, Notorious BIG/Buckwild/Chucky Thomas/Sean Combs, Clipse/The Neptunes, Outcast/Mr. DJ, Lupe Fiasco/Soundtrakk, Cypress Hill/DJ Muggs, and Nas, Megahertz.
Con declares his reigning stance in the industry. The LA-based lyrical emcee delivers a flawless arrangement of style and substance set to elevate Hip Hop back to the forefront.
“I released ‘ASOM’ on Friday, September 13th. This was a significant date for many reasons. One being September 13th was a full moon and a harvest moon on Friday the 13th, also my birthday is September 15th which is also the 6-month anniversary of the release of my album titled “Lightwork.” -Joe Con