These two sound very natural together. Loving the vocalist who popped up with a vocal dipped in gold. Wayne loves this concept, he's turning in a lively performance. The album is a mixed bag of hip-hop flavors with his towering identity at its center. Chainz is reading the definition of taxes. The pen is sharp here. She's the One 3:08 21.
Momma I Hit a Lick 9. This is my each teaching one body of work, I want black excellence to be celebrated! Hearing their vocals stacked at the end is a nice touch. Money In The Way 02:42 04. Is this a soul sample? I love how the two samples are brought together. I love the line about cops getting paid to protect, not shoot kids.
In usual 1-Listen fashion, the rules are the same: no skipping, no fast-forwarding, no rewinding, and no stopping. Chainz rapping that Lil Wayne is his best man is a reminder I need a press pass to his wedding. What a way to start an album. Soul with a hefty bounce. Rap or Go to the League is autobiographical in a way that has little to do with career aspirations.
While 2 Chainz has come close to reaching the apex of his abilities on previous albums—2017's Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, in particular—there has always appeared to be a higher tier for him to reach; another level he could ascend to. When Chainz calls, Wayne delivers. This visit down memory lane is putting his storytelling strengths on display. Final first listen thoughts on 2 Chainz' Rap or Go to the League: Rap or Go to the League is 2 Chainz displaying his greatest gift as a rapper: eclecticism. League that 2 Chainz needs the Rick Ross pack. Out My Way 2:36 16.
Kendrick is galloping on a goat. I want to show growth, I always want to show maturation, and I want to have some kind of substance… It has a frequency of some relatable topics that many people can get down with today. He is changing flows and his vocal inflections. Thug took over this record, complete domination. In the clip, the rapper can be seen in the studio vibing out to the song along with someone sitting behind the boards, even asking them to take the song from the top again for another listen. Two Thug verses, only one by Chainz, which, I admit, is disappointing given the focus of the album has been solely on the headliner.
A man is giving game at the end. If your copyrighted material has been indexed by our site and you want this material to be removed, contact us immediately. These files are stored somewhere else on the internet and are not a part of this website. Mentioned Travis Scott and J. We're two songs in and the album's direction has been pleasantly mature. He mentioned that he said Trump would win before he won.
Girl's Best Friend 03:13 11. I will miss my exit if this song comes on while I'm driving on the interstate. Monstrous production and Chainz sounding taller than his actual gigantic frame. Throughout his career as a solo artist, the rapper formerly known as Tity Boi has been provocative, stylistic, and indeed has tingled his fair share of spines. Momma I Hit A Lick 02:54 09. I'm Not Crazy, Life Is 05:30 14. Two years have passed since released Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, and with his latest album, Rap or Go to the League, he's back on the scene.
Young Thug The last few records have each been shorter than three minutes. Marsha Ambrosius The album opens at a basketball game. Wayne features still get me excited. Whoever this woman singing is, she's selling it. The Bees Knees 5:25 17. Chainz is a rock seamlessly skipping across this beat.
Simple hook, but I trust these verses will make it worthwhile. The electric guitar was a nice touch. This one could have a presence on the radio. The album contains some heavy-hitter features including Chance the Rapper, Ariana Grande, Kodak Black, Kendrick Lamar, and Lil Wayne. Chainz had Raekwon buying off Old Nat!? Reminiscing on tax talks with Puff before he became a well-known rapper.