After her label pushed back the release date one time too many, Angel Haze took matters into her own hands and (very briefly) released her debut directly to her waiting audience:
So sorry to Island/Republic Records, but fuck you. I got here doing this for my fans and if you guys don’t feel the same, it won’t stop me.
— Ala$ka Yxxng (@AngelHaze) December 18, 2013
The bold move worked. Dirty Gold was officially released today (at least digitally; no word yet on whether there will be a physical release), just two days before the end of the year, the deadline her label had initially agreed to:
And don’t forget to check out her Soundcloud page which has loads of free downloads of her earlier songs, freestyles and covers.