Since the release of Something to Speak About in 2012, Clyde Carson returns with S.T.S.A. 2. This project has a variety of Bay area bangers that have been crafted over the years. Â Featuring appearances by E-40, YMTK, Mozzy, 1-O.A.K., and Keaka Da Sneak. along with productions by DJ Mustard, CT Beats, Drew Banga, and others. Some tracks include,Â Gettin’ To It,Â Bring All Your FriendsÂ featuring Mozzy, and XXL premiered the ratchet turn-up anthemÂ She ReadyÂ featuring E-40.Â S.T.S.A. 2 includes 11 tracks and is available on iTunes and Soundcloud.
In his recent video forÂ Gettin’ To ItÂ featuring Keak Da Sneak, both men are balling out in fancy furs and gold watches as they throw money to the bank tellers. The scenes shift from the vintage bank to a party thrown by the rappers. This song also marks Keak’s first official release since getting shot.
The rapper was born in Berkeley and raised in Oakland where he earned a basketball scholarship to the local Solano College. While in college his passion for athletics then drifted to music where Carson formed The Team with Kaz Kyzah and Mayne Mannish. After touring with The Game and collaborating with Dr. Dre, the Bay Area’s Legend singleÂ Slow DownÂ in 2012Â became his biggest solo success.Â The single reached national awareness and was remixed by artist like The Game, Gucci Mane, and Dom Kennedy. The video had over 13 million views on YouTube, and was also the most well played song on Oakland’s KMEL station and reached No.1 in Los Angeles. In Carson’s recent EPÂ Playboy, there were features from The Game, August Alsina and production by DJ Mustard.