Connected is the first studio album by the Foreign Exchange, a hip hop group consisting of American rapper Phonte from Little Brother and Dutch producer Nicolay. It was released on BBE on August 24, 2004. Their group name comes from how they produced their songs: Nicolay would produce a beat in the Netherlands …

Sep 14, 2004 – Until early this year, North Carolina emcee Phonte (Little Brother) and Dutch beatmaking sensation Nicolay had never met, or even spoke on the phone. Making their acquaintance on the webboards at Okayplayer, the two took The Postal Service's album-by-correspondence technique to heart: Nicolay …

Product Description. BBE Records are proud to announce the release of the Connected album from The Foreign Exchange. This album will reconnect your love affair with Hip-Hop! Amazon.com. As cliché as it sounds, music does have the ability to bring people of various background and ethnicities together. Think not?