Nothing was the same as that last album.
I hope that this provides all of us with some closure.
Kari Faux was recently featured on Childish Gambino’s new STN MTN mixtape, but she’s been around for a minute.
As an individual who both listens to Yeezus while writing essays about the Universe and seriously capitalizes that word, I feel most qualified to share with you the common ground between poets and prophets like Nelly and 50 Cent and…
Because the Jaden Smith.
I like to buy them. Hold them. Lay on the floor and read them and look at the pictures while I’m listening to the album. I like to read the liner notes.
Not only did I date liars, cheaters and losers, but also gang members, alcoholics, criminals – and most of the time, one man combined several of these attributes.
A then-unknown Yeezus rapped about (among other things) Alanis Morissette’s propensity for irony. (It was culturally relevant back then, okay.)
You know young high powered career types care just as much about popping bottles so you’re basically just imagining your weekend when you’re singing along in your head. Everybody knows someone that has a table somewhere.
50 brings a unique and wise perspective to just about every topic he speaks on. But it rarely comes through in his music.