New Orleans-based emcee Dee-1 dropped his 3’s Up EP on February 17, 2015. As mentioned in a recent Jam The Hype news story, the 3 in the title of the project stands for Dee-1’s motto, Be Real. Be Righteous. Be Relevant. Dee-1 is very relevant in the hip-hop world. His 3’s Up EP is currently #9 on the Billboard Rap Albums chart right above Pitbull’s Globalization (#10) and Eminem’s Marshall Mathers LP 2 (#11) and right below Fabolous’ The Young OG Project (#8) and Joey Bada$$’ B4.Da.$$ (#7). Lupe Fiasco, David Banner, and Lecrae have co-signed 3’s Up.

Dee-1’s 3’s Up Billboard Chart Positions:

#9 Rap Albums

#6 Christian Albums

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Dee-1 is gearing up to go on the 3’s Up Tour, which begins on March 2 in Chicago, Illinois. Get more information on his forthcoming tour HERE.

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