The Fixxers, a rap duo comprised of DJ Quik and AMG, released their album, "Midnight Life," via MySpace last night. The pair was previously signed to a singles deal with Interscope Records for "Can U Werk Wit Dat" earlier this year but the pact was not expanded into a full album release.

Their independent online release may encourage more high-profile MCs with a solid fan base to offer their work via the Web and follow the trend that British alternative rock band Radiohead began this year. The pair is selling each of the 12 tracks on "Midnight Life" for .99 cents via myspace.com/secretmusicgroup.

The Fixxers also recently opened the doors on Dirty West Entertainment, the duo’s new company which which houses new producer Pop Traxxs. DJ Quik told Billboard in May that he was taking the young producer under his wing.

"I'm educating Pop Traxxs about the studio now and how to get around it using the fundamentals like the SP1200 and the MPC-3000," said Quik. "He's going to be a knockout. I'm not giving the torch to him, I'm sharing it."

The Fixxers' had no comment at press time.

"Can U Werk Wit Dat" peaked at no. 65 on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.

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