I like J Cole.
I like the person.
I like his music. Well, the majority of his music. I loved everything he dropped before his debut album. Leak after leak track, I was fucking with it.
And then something happened. I’m not sure exactly what but I became disinterest in some of his music. It was now a hit or a miss.
Now before I get attacked, I’ve been fan of Cole since 2009.
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Artist: Pac Div
Album / Mixtape: Don’t Mention It
Check Out: “Rollin’”
Why: These dudes were on the forefront of the New West movement bringing the West Coast to back to relevancy.
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Artist: Currensy and The Alchemist
Album: Covert Coup
Check Out: “BBS”
Why: Two of the biggest weed smokers come together to deliver a project for weed smokers.
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Album / Mixtape: The Weatherman LP
Check Out: “Born in L.A.”
Why: My gamble of checking out other music was a success and I fell in love with his music and the man himself.
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Artist: Strong Arm Steady and Madlib
Album / Mixtape: In Search of Stoney Jackson
Check Out: “New Love”
Why: Strong Arm Steady and Madlib were a strange pairing that made it work and delivered a banger.
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Artist: Freddie Gibbs
Album / Mixtape: Baby Face Killa
Check Out: “The Diet”
Why: Gangsta Gibbs showed off his versatility and his lyrical skill set on this dope project.
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