Although Pimp C is no longer with us — his untimely passing came in 2007 — his music lives on forever. And with rumors of a posthumous Pimp C album swirling for years, it looks as though it’s finally going to happen. Mass Appeal, the label responsible for by Run the Jewels’ awesome sophomore album, will be putting out Long Live the Pimp, an album put together by Pimp’s widow, Chinara Butler. The project will feature guest spots from Bun B, Nas, A$AP Rocky, Ty Dolla $ign, Juicy J, T.I., 8Ball & MJG, Devin the Dude, and many more. You can listen to the Lil Wayne-assisted “3 Way Freak” after the jump. Long Live the Pimp will be out December 4th via Mass Appeal.
- AudioSinglesposted November 4, 2015 / No Comments
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Louisiana rapper Young Roddy recently shared the cover art, track list, and first single from his highly-anticipated debut album The Kenner Loop. Furthermore, Young Roddy been building a tremendous following from his frequent and show-stealing collaborations with Curren$y, Juvenile, Styles P, Smoke DZA and Trademark Da Skydiver, among others, as well as through his Good Sense mixtape series. For the first offering from his forthcoming The Kenner Loop, “My Business”, Roddy once again links up with fellow Louisianan and Jet Lifer, Curren$y. The track puts Roddy’s hunger on display: “[I've] been on my grizzly making money all day.” Additionally, the production, handeled by Blair Norf, features a sample of the eclectic blend of smooth tracks and hustler anthems found on The Kenner Loop. The Kenner Loop will hit stores worldwide on December 4th via GOOD$ENSE / iHipHop Distribution, but you may pre-order the album right now on iTunes. Hit the jump to see the full track list for Roddy’s The Kenner Loop, as well as hear his first single, “My Business”, featuring Curren$y.
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Hot off the release of his latest project, Thrilla Vol. 1, the Baton Rogue badazz, Boosie, is sharing the visuals for his tribute to his idol in “Letter to 2 Pac”. “First of all I want to let you know that you’re really missed,” raps Boosie, while penning a literal letter to the fallen great. “Probably be nobody better, real shit/ All through my life, you inspired me, dawg/ When you died, I really cried/ I wanted to ride for you, dawg.” Emotional. Check out Boosie Badazz’ heartfelt salute to 2Pac after the jump, and be sure to get Thrilla Vol. 1 (featuring Rich Homie Quan, Snootie Wild, Hurricane Chris) on iTunes while you’re at it.
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Rich Homie Quan’s name recently appeared on Young Thug’s Halloween-themed Slime Season 2 mixtape–something many weren’t expecting after their dissolution. This seemingly small bit of information is actually crucial to the story of Quan and Thug because these two once sparring partners haven’t collaborated on a new track since their Rich Gang days. And although the track in question (“Never Made Love”) is an oldie, as well–recorded during those pivotal RG days–its appearance on Young Thug’s latest mixtape could hint at future collaborations between the two Atlanta rappers. However, Quan does have a new solo track with “Carlito”, a track that’s produced by Goose (also one of Thug’s main collaborators), and it’s a solid number overall that potentially hints at what his forthcoming debut album may sound like. Hit the play button on Rich Homie Quan’s “Carlito” after the jump.