Slackin’ has never been part of E-40’s vocabulary. The Bay Area Legend made that clear in his new visual. In communication with The Fader magazine, E-40 said he wanted to put himself an ordinary person’s shoes and express the grind he would put in to make it.
Ricco Barrino’s amazing hook makes this track a hit. The inspiration taken from his words and the passion in his delivery makes it hard not to feel the songs message.
With over 30 years in the booth it’s astonishing that 40 can still drop records that have an incredible impact, a trend he’s continued thanks to his uncompromising hustle . Enjoy and motivate yourself with the visual for ‘Somebody’ above.
The Beast Coast Rap duo has formed their own cult following with their woke mindset and skillful linguistics. The new track ‘Gotham Nights’ is an example of their appeal, hard bars delivered with a hippy soulful flow their fans enjoy.
Their new album Renaissance is due out this year.
The Zombies share their collaboration with Marvel and Ta-Nehisi Coates for the Black Panther comic book series. The track is filled with powerful and very relevant lyrics detailing the level of systematic oppression we must wisely fight through.
Ghetto passion is classic, been getting lashes for centuries
Aided, but mostly separated by color deficiency
Free to you, free the shackles, my mental strain from my ancestry