Currently touring with J-Stalin's Livewire, Ike hopes to build his buzz beyond the region, and his distinctive flavor provides more proof that the Bay Area's rap resurgence is far from over.
With his new album, Bay Area boss J.Stalin shines a light on Bay Area rap — and his own 12-year career
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