This star-studded, multi-platinum soundtrack featured music from Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Scarface, Cypress Hill, Rick James, Roger Troutman and several other industry heavyweights.
If you look behind the music you will see that E-A-SKI has been involved with various stand-out projects by some hip-hop’s most accomplished artists like Ice-T, Spice-1, Jayo Felony, Too $hort, Ice Cube, Master P, Nate Dogg, WC, Dr. Dre and others throughout the 1990’s and into the new millennium.
The year 1998 saw E-A-SKI’s first musical collaboration with fellow west coast legend Ice Cube for Cube’s “War & Peace” project on the song “Penitentiary”. In 2010 the two would re-connect for Cube’s “I Am The West” project on the iTunes bonus track “Pros vs Joes”. Most recently, E-A-SKI and Ice Cube have linked up for SKI’s own single and video “Please” from the forthcoming “5th of Skithoven” project, which has been spotlighted on several top media outlets like HipHopDX, 2Dopeboyz, Dubcnn, VladTV, and MTV Sucker Free to name only a few.
In 2011 and fresh off the presentation of the Okanagan 2010 Film Festival Award-winning short film “No Problems” (which features Danny Glover of the Lethal Weapon films), E-A-SKI started working on his current project entitled “5th of Skithoven”, which is set to feature original, new music from the storied producer, as well as boasting appearances from Ice Cube, Freeway, Locksmith, Strange Music leader Techn9ne, B-Real of Cypress Hill and others. He has also been providing the sonic backdrop for I.M.G.M.I. recording artist Locksmith on songs like “Rare Form”, “Man Up”, the heavily-buzzed and talked about song, “Grey Area”, which features Slaughterhouse emcee Crooked I, and “On The Low” which has been a viral smash on the internet ever since it’s leak.
In 2012, E-A-SKI continued to evolve, both as a producer and as an artist. Putting the finishing touches on the “5th of Skithoven”, E-A-SKI released the single “Cruise Control”, complete with another short-film movie saw cameos from Ice Cube and world-renowned actor Danny Glover.
Ice Cube once again enlisted the services of E-A-SKI behind the boards for the emcee’s 10th solo album titled “Everything’s Corrupt”, released in 2013 Featuring Kelly Rowland of Destiny’s Child, Nelly, Dr. Dre protégé Slim The Mobster,
Billion-dollar social game provider Zynga Inc. has also contracted E-A-SKI to supply the game developer with music for several of their upcoming interactive programs.
Still releasing Albums of his own and continuing to work with other high profile artists, we are sure to see and hear more from the Almighty Mr. E-A-SKI.