Lee Bannon "Cope" (Audio CD)
An air of mystery surrounds critically acclaimed hip hop and electronic producer Lee Bannon's new project, entitled Cope. Although Lee has been known to seamlessly bridge the gap between hip hop and electronic music, Cope showcases the producer's unique ability to create an ambience to his body of work, which Okayplayer has coined Lee's "signature experimental production." On Cope, Lee Bannon utilizes an underlying ambience and space to create overwhelming yet gorgeous production. It is works like Cope that have gained Lee Bannon attention from hip hop A-Listers like Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era crew, Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, Smoke DZA, Curren$y and more, while earning him respect amongst revered electronic producers and critics. Based on the already extraordinary body of Lee Bannon's work and the announcement of Cope's release, renowned music magazine Impose states, "Lee Bannon is killing it right now.