El Prez ft. Shawn Chrystopher - Inglewood

Posted 7 years ago
Tags: El Prez , Premiere
Featuring:
Producer:
LAUSD
Album:
IM-King Clothing Presents: Animal Style!

Every city has it’s ups and downs, but it’s hard not to love one’s own hometown.  Take Minneapolis, for example; though our long, grueling winters are enough to give a hermit cabin fever,  those who have the opportunity to spend a summer night chilling downtown will quickly come to appreciate the Mill City’s charms.  Making its world premiere here at DJBooth.net, this mixtape cut finds the emcee who brought us John Wilkes Booth teaming up with reader favorite Shawn Chystopher (whose latest single, Untitled, is also featured today) to pay ironically affectionate tribute to Inglewood, the City of Champions—or the City of Junkyards, depending on who you ask.  Though the emcees’ deadpan descriptions of crooked cops, drug deals, and toddler-inflicted gun crime may scare off the fainthearted, production duo LAUSD‘s summery mix of synths and piano will draw them right back in.  In fact, a winter vacation in sunny Inglewood is starting to sound pretty nice—Prez, if you were to let me crash on your couch from, say, this November through April 2010, I might be able to hook you up with some DJBooth.net swag.  Let me know whenever.  In any case, those digging this tongue-in-cheek summer jam are sure to find more to their liking on IM-King Clothing Presents: Animal Style!, set to drop in late July.

El Prez Shawn Chrystopher Premiere

Written by
Posted 7 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from El Prez

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Waka Flocka “Not a Friend” of Gucci Mane

While the world celebrates Gucci's homecoming, the rift between him and Waka is still too big to cross. Read More
Posted 44 minutes ago by Nathan S.

Jean Grae Links With Marvel & Ta-Nehisi Coates for Excellent “Black Panther” Song

Marvel Comics' relationship with hip-hop gets even deeper as Jean Grae comes through with some "Black Panther" fire. Read More
Posted 3 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III

Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear Vic Mensa & Joey Purp’s Sway Freestyle

How is Chicago this talented? Joey and Vic trade bars in an insane freestyle you have to hear. Read More
Posted about 4 hours ago by Nathan S.

How J. Cole’s “Dollar & A Dream” Tour Changed My Life

Music is the language of the spirit and on a hot summer day in 2014, J. Cole helped me connect to a higher power. Read More
Posted 4 hours ago by Vinnie Johnson

Gucci Mane’s “Everybody Looking” Has Strong First Week, He’s Officially Back

Atlantic Records is popping bottles thanks to a strong first week from their fresh out the pen rap star. Read More
Posted 5 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III

A Tribute to Pharrell & The Neptunes, Music’s Most Beloved Aliens

From dope boy beats for the Clipse to pop hits for Britney Spears, no one's covered more musical ground than Pharrell and company. Read More
Posted about 22 hours ago by Yoh
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.