Atmosphere - Kanye West

Posted 2 years ago
Producer:
Ant
Album:
Southsiders (Deluxe Version)

Minneapolis duo Atmosphere rolls in very different circles than Kanye West, but they’ve got more than simply a region in common with the Windy City hip-hop heavyweight. Coming on the heels of early March’s Bitter, the second single off the group’s next full-length finds Slug channeling Yeezy’s indomitable self-confidence, along with his non-f**k-giving attitude, as he deals with the doubt and discouragement coming from a woman in his life. Though he and West are both known to have an affinity for sped-up soul samples, Ant chooses not to take advantage of that synergy, instead serving up a moody, downbeat groove centered around a fuzzed-out guitar loop. How about it, readers: have the Twin Cities vets done this cut’s namesake proud? If you’re leaning toward the affirmative, you’ll most definitely want to cop their Southsiders LP on Tuesday, May 6, when it hits record stores and online retailers via Rhymesayers Entertainment.

Atmosphere Editors PicksIndieLyrical

Written by
Posted 2 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Atmosphere

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Anderson .Paak’s 13-Year Story of Struggle to Stardom is Your Daily Inspiration

Anyone fighting to make their dreams come true in the face of an uncaring world needs to hear .Paak's story. Read More
Posted one hour ago by Nathan S.

Rob Stone’s Putting San Diego on the Hip-Hop Map

San Diego's never had a rapper truly hit the national stage, Rob Stone's determined to be the first. Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by Nathan S.

I Can’t Look Away From Kanye West’s New “Wolves” Video

"Famous" felt like a publicity stunt, but Yeezy's new "Wolves" video is pure visual creativity. Read More
Posted about 4 hours ago by Nathan S.

Fetty Wap Visits Fan With Cancer, It’s Bigger Than Hip-Hop

It's easy to dismiss some artists as shallow, but rappers like Fetty Wap are helping brighten the days of their most challenged fans. Read More
Posted 4 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III

Jay Z Got on Fat Joe’s “All The Way Up (Remix)” Because of Memphis Bleek

How Memphis Bleek helped end a feud, connect Joe and Jay and create one of rap's biggest moments of the year. Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.