Below the Heavens is the debut studio album by American hip hop duo Blu & Exile. It was released by Sound in Color on July 17, 2007. It serves as Blu's debut album, while Exile had previously released his solo album Dirty Science and two albums as a member of the duo Emanon. PopMatters placed it at number 56 on its list of the "Best Albums of 2007". In 2015, it was listed by HipHopDX as one of the "30 Best Underground Hip Hop Albums Since 2000".
About Below the Heavens. The first collaboration between rapper Blu and producer Exile, it’s gone down as one of the best albums out there for the underground scene, but also hip-hop as a whole.
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Released on July 17, Below The Heavens did not receive instant praise or even much immediate attention, but the accolades eventually began trickling in. Nearly a month after its release, Below The Heavens received a solid.
Blu: Well, Below the Heavens is the highest-selling and most sought-after release in my collection since it was made. It was natural for us to decide to give the fans more music directly from that era.