Young Thug has finally released the music video for “Family Don’t Matter,” one of my favorite tracks from Beautiful Thugger Girls. The country-inspired tune is both a fun and memorable listen that features wonderful vocals from Millie Go Lightly. The music video turned out to be what I hoped it to be, which takes place on a farm and has Thugger riding a horse and spending quality time with a lover. Check it out below.
Last night, Eminem delivered a jaw-dropping and fist-pumping freestyle for the BET awards. During his freestyle cypher, Eminem vehemently stated his feelings on Donald Trump and delivered some memorable lines that will be talked about for quite some time. Check out this epic performance below.
Whenever Lil Yachty and Young Thug come together, they seem to produce some of their best work. “On Me” is one of the new tracks from the upcoming Quality Control album. One of the memorable lines from the song includes “Any models/that like to swallow/like gobble gobble.” Check it out below.
There are many great tracks from Young Thug’s Beautiful Thugger Girls including “On Fire.” This song has Thugger displaying his usual eccentric vocal style as his voice switches up constantly. Check it out below.
Big K.R.I.T.’s Cadillactica is southern hip hop at its finest. The album has a sound that is equal parts Outkast and UGK. Every song is as eclectic as the other especially “Third Eye.” It is a laidback track with a head-thumping beat that has K.R.I.T. rapping about a woman who has completely grabbed his attention. Check it out below.
Joey Bada$$’s All-Amerikkkan Bada$$ is shaping up to be one of the best albums of the year. The record has Joey focusing on the many issues that America continues to have including police brutality, racism, and social injustice.
“Super Predator” is one of the best tracks from the album with its amazing beat by Statik Selektah. Joey and Styles P go into the song with some introspective verses. Check it out below.
It seems like recently Lil Wayne has been putting out music that is reminiscent of the 2007 period. Many fans have exclaimed disappointment in Wayne’s mixtapes and inability to recapture that best rapper alive statement. However, Wayne appears to be back on that lyrical tip especially on “Magnolia.” The song is a freestyle over Playboi Carti’s popular track and Wayne goes in. Check it out below.
For this week’s Throwback Thursday, we look at Outkast’s “Mainstream” from their critically acclaimed album ATLiens. The song like most of the album has a somber and minimal beat. Both Big Boi and Andre 3000 deliver introspective verses and are joined by Goodie Mob. Check it out below.
Childish Major is an Atlanta rapper and producer and recently had a song featured on the hit show HBO show “Insecure.” He has been releasing music steadily on his SoundCloud including “Happy Birthday.”
“Happy Birthday” has an upbeat sound that has Childish Major rapping about partying and people who never hit him up anymore. The song also features a great verse from Isaiah Rashad.