Before making his big debut this fall on Rostrum Records -- the Pittsburgh label that helped launch the careers of Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller -- Boaz hopes you'll get to know him (if you don't already) through his Real Name, No Gimmicks mixtape series. Vol. 1 dropped today, and just five songs long, its a perfectly succinct introduction to the rising rapper who's taken to calling himself Pittsburgh's Nas. Included within is the Scarface collaboration we heard earlier this week, as well as an official remix of his latest single "Like This" featuring Crooked I, Sean Price and Chevy Woods. Get acquainted, download or stream Real Name, No Gimmicks Vol. 1 below.
Stream Boaz's Real Name, No Gimmicks, Vol. 1 mixtape