Chali 2na - Step Yo Game Up

Posted 6 years ago
Tags: Chali 2na
Producer:
Scott Storch
Album:
Fish Market Series (Vol. 2)

There’s no shortage of people who need to step their game up right now (I’m looking at you guys fixing the Lousiana oil spill), and former Jurassic 5/Ozomatli frontman and recent Decon Records signee Chali 2na, who made his Booth debut a year ago with the Kweli-assisted Lock S**t Down, has no problem telling them so on his new leak Step Yo Game Up. Production wise Scott Storch, who’s slowly beginning to put together a comeback of sorts, delivers an engaging if not particularly remarkable beat, but with a voice like Chali’s it almost doesn’t matter. While his baritone delivery, as always, takes center stage, it’s Chali’s cadence and flow that truly prove yet again what an elite emcee Chali is, although I’m sure there will be no shortage of naysayers waiting to, well, naysay. We’ll separate the supporters from the detractors soon. For more hip-hop rich in Omega 3s, be sure to cop Chali’s Fish Market Series (Vol. 2) mixtape, set to hit dry land on June 8.

Chali 2na

Written by
Posted 6 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Chali 2na

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Fear, Exhaustion & One Artist’s Admission He Needs Crowdfunding Help

A lost job, mounting bills, one artist is determined to make his best music yet despite a world of setbacks. Read More
Posted 52 minutes ago by Jason James

“This Is Not the Internet”: Joe Budden, Pokemon Go & the Fading Real World

These Drake fans almost died because they rolled up on Joe Budden like he was a rare Pokemon. Thanks internet! Read More
Posted one hour ago by Nathan S.

YG & Nipsey Hussle Fight The Power With “F.D.T.” Performance

YG continues to follow in the footsteps of N.W.A. and Ice Cube with a controversial late night TV performance. Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III

Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear Kendrick Lamar & Big Sean’s “Holy Key”

For once forget about Kendrick, forget about "Control." Let's talk about how Big Sean and Betty Wright just crushed this song. Read More
Posted 3 hours ago by Nathan S.

Nas’ New Album Is Done, According to DJ Khaled

It's never too late for a master to add another classic album to his career catalog. Read More
Posted 4 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III

Why Drake Is Already Working on a New Mixtape

Drake has already had another banner year, but he’s not resting on his laurels. 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.