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Three years after dropping his debut mixtape Idle Time, Compton rapper Buddy returns with the Ocean & Montana, produced entirely by KAYTRANADA. There’s a few surprises on here, too: Buddy is rapping and singing ass off with KAYTRANADA laces him with beats that range from blaxploitation funk (“Guillotine”) to ’90s West Coast (“A Lite”). The only downside: it’s just five songs long.

Ocean & Montana is available on iTunes.

Stream below…

UPDATE: Watch Buddy’s new video for “Find Me” (via The FADER).

“Ocean & Montana are the cross streets of the apartment complex I was living in once I moved out of my parents house,” he said. “The energy in Santa Monica is not what I’m used to, growing up in Compton. Met Kaytranada soon after, told him his beats was tight, he told me my raps was tight, we made the EP. The rest is history.”

Related: New Music: Buddy “Find Me” (Prod. KAYTRANADA)