First Serve - Must B The Music

Posted 4 years ago
Producer:
Chokalate & Khalid
Album:
First Serve: The Album

If you haven’t been paying close attention to the rap blogosphere of late, you may be wondering: who the hell are Jacob “Pop Life” Barrow and Deen Whitter of First Serve, and why do they look so much like two-thirds of De La Soul? To explain, Dave and Posdnous have stepped into the roles of the Queens up-and-comers for their latest project, a concept album chronicling an enterprising hip-hop duo’s rise to prominence. Oh, and it all takes place in a wacky cartoon world. Confused? Just check out their latest single/video and it’ll all start to make sense. Must B The Music finds producers Chokalate and Khalid serving up a bouncy, disco-informed beat as the Golden Age icons use their caricatured personae as vehicles for satirical commentary on the industry—as well as, inexplicably but entertainingly, some rock-solid relationship advice for the fellas in the house. Feeling this record’s quirky, retro vibes? Then stay tuned for further freshness leading up to the April 2, release of First Serve: The Album. In the meantime, fans can also check out album prelude The Goon Time Mixtape, released to the ‘net back in December.

First Serve

Written by
Posted 4 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from First Serve

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Mac Miller’s “The Divine Feminine” Album Is About The Stages Of Love

Love is the concept that Mac Miller will be exploring on his forthcoming "The Divine Feminine" album. Read More
Posted 12 hours ago by Yoh

Young Thug’s “Jeffery” Cover Isn’t Shocking, Stop It

Young Thug is wearing a dress, it's not a big deal guys. Read More
Posted 15 hours ago by Yoh

Young Thug “No, My Name is JEFFERY” Cheat Code Album Review

The artist either formerly or still known as Young Thug presents his most compelling work of the year. Read More
Posted 16 hours ago by Brendan V

Mick Jenkins Continues Metaphorical Mastery With Powerful “Drowning” Visuals

When it comes to artfully representing the ills of society, Mick Jenkins is doing it better than anyone else. Read More
Posted about 17 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Drake’s “Please Forgive Me” Short Film is Coming September 30

Drizzy will follow-up his now triple-Platinum certified "Views" album with a 40-scored short film. Read More
Posted about 18 hours ago by DJ Z

Vince Staples Says 50 Cent’s Early Music Influenced His Gang Activity

The demonization of rap has been a long-standing problem for the genre, but there's truth to its influence. Read More
Posted 18 hours ago by Brent Bradley
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.