EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring YELLOW BOYZ by Tak Toyoshima

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the last “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

SIN CollageTHIS IS IT! There are only hours left to fund Strength in NUMBERS on Kickstarter. With that, we’re going to unveil the final album cover, illustrated by the Secret Asian Man himself, TAK TOYOSHIMA!  The final alternate album cover belongs to a trio of MCs from the Dirty South, the YELLOW BOYZ!

After the jump, download high-resolution jpegs of the Strength in NUMBERS last alternate album cover. Just right-click on the image and save. And remember to DONATE NOW to help make this project a reality! There’s literally not much time left!

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Strength in NUMBERS: All the Covers Revealed

We have been celebrating the artists of Strength in NUMBERS for the last several weeks. Now that we have reached the end of the Kickstarter campaign, I wanted to put all of the album covers by all of the talented artists in one easy to navigate place.

This is STRENGTH IN NUMBERS!

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring VERBAL by Jamie Noguchi

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

For the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover, Jamie Noguchi (and his ever present System), is back yet again! This time illustrating a trailblazer in the international hip-hop community, from Tokyo, Japan: VERBAL of m-flo! After the jump, download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS “variant” album cover. Just right-click on the image and save. And since there’s only 24 hours left to go, you HAVE to DONATE NOW to help make this project a reality! We’re so close, but still so far away!

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring THAI by Kris Tolentino

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

There’s only two days left to donate to Strength in NUMBERS. Here’s a taste of the song “Top of the World” by THAI. If you like what you hear, help us out on KICKSTARTER!

After the jump, learn about Thai’s “stats,” and download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover from artist Kris Tolentino. Just right-click on the image and save.

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring JOANLEE by Quan

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

With so much drama in the LBC, Boston-based fine artist QUAN turned out this amazing album cover for one of the key architects of the whole Strength in NUMBERS movement JOANLEE. Check out the video below to for some updates from Joanlee himself.

Remember, there’s only 3 DAYS LEFT TO DONATE! What are you waiting for! Then, after the jump, you can download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover. Just right-click on the image and save it for your iPhone.

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring LIL CRAZED by Joe Hunter

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

Artist Joe Hunter is back with an album cover for the Twin Cities’ own King in Disguise LIL CRAZED, who just dropped this new track, “That Real Thing,” from the Strength in NUMBERS album with guest vocalist Paul Kim.

After the jump, you can download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover. Just right-click on the image and save it for your iPhone.

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring JKEY by Jaeil Cho

Before you peep the latest album cover, head on over to BuzzFeed and check out these 21 Asian American music artists that CHOPS says you need to know. They may have something in common with some of the artists on Strength in NUMBERS. Just a hunch.

And now, the latest Strength in NUMBERS album cover features NYC-based manager/journalist/rapper JKEY illustrated by his brother, Flushing-based artist Jaeil Cho.

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring DJ BONICS & ERIKA DAVID by Tak Toyoshima

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

With only five days left to donate to the Strength in NUMBERS Kickstarter, we’re going to feature TWO album covers, both illustrated by TAK TOYOSHIMA of Secret Asian Man fame!  The first features PA’s own — and Wiz Khalifa’s touring DJ — DJ BONICS. Followed up by YouTube singing star ERIKA DAVID!

After the jump, download high-resolution jpegs of the both Strength in NUMBERS alternate album covers. Just right-click on the image and save. And remember to DONATE NOW to help make this project a reality! There’s not much time left!

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring DJ ROLI RHO by Jef Castro

The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.

The latest Strength in NUMBERS album cover features master DJ from the 5th Platoon, DJ ROLI RHO illustrated by the art collective known as POINT & QUESTION aka Jef Castro (senior artist on Secret Identities) and his partner-in-art, SooJ Lee.

After the jump, download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover. Just right-click on the image and save. And remember to DONATE NOW to help make this project a reality!

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