Detroit underground rap staple Quelle Chris has announced a new album, DEATHFAME, due May 13 via Mello Music Group (pre-order). It features appearances by Navy Blue, Pink Siifu, Denmark Vessey, Cavalier, J Jig Cicero, and Moruf, and was largely produced by Quelle Chris himself, with contributions from Chris Keys on multiple tracks and Knxwledge on one track.

The first single is the Chris Keys-produced "Alive Ain't Always Living," which finds Quelle Chris delivering laid-back tongue-twisters over a crackling, vintage-style soul/jazz backdrop. Listen below.

TEYC (Prod Quelle Chris & Chris Keys)
Alive Ain’t Always Living (Prod Chris Keys)
King In Black (Prod Quelle Chris)
PS1 (Pontiac Sunfire 1) (Prod Quelle Chris & Chris Keys)
Feed The Heads (Prod Quelle Chris)
So Tired You Can’t Stop Dreaming FEAT Navy Blue (Prod Quelle Chris)
Die Happy Knowing They’ll Care (Prod Quelle Chris)
DEATHFAME (Prod Quelle Chris)
The Agency Of The Future (Prod Quelle Chris)
Help I’m Dead (Prod Quelle Chris)
How Could You Love Something Like Me (Prod Quelle Chris & Chris Keys)
Cui Proudest FEAT Denmark Vessey & J Jig Cicero (Prod Quelle Chris)
The Sky Is Blue Because The Sunset Is Red FEAT Pink Siifu & Moruf (Prod Knxwledge & Chris Keys)
Excuse My Back FEAT Cavalier (Prod Quelle Chris)

Quelle Chris -- 2022 Tour Dates
5-12-22- Antwerp (Het Bos)
5-13-22- Copenhagen (Forbraedingen)
5-14-22- Utrecht (Ekko)
5-15-22- London (Café Oto)
5-16-22- London (Café Oto)
5-18-22- Newcastle (The Cluny 2)
5-19-22- Glasgow (Broadcast)
5-20-22- Edinburgh (Voodoo Rooms)
5-22-22- Leeds (Belgrave)
5-23-22- Nottingham (Bodega)
5-24-22- Liverpool (Kitchen Street)
5-25-22- Birmingham (Rainbow)
5-26-22- Southampton (The Rainbow House)
5-27-22- Bristol (Dareshack)
5-28-22- Hebdon (Zwolle)
5-29-22- TBC
5-30-22- TBC
6-1-22- TBC
6-2-22- Bordeux (TBA)
6-3-22- Lyon (Periscope)

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