K. Sparks - Genesis

Posted 7 years ago
Tags: K. Sparks
Producer:
T-Mos
Album:
Manic Mondays (#24)

In his exclusive interview with our own DJ Z, K. Sparks revealed that his lyrical well tends to run dry when he’s low on inspiring beats.  Such was the case when Sparks came up with the idea for Manic Monday number 24; after putting down his pen to watch some bootleg DVDs, he came across a Samuel L. Jackson flick in which the actor states that he is the Genesis (anyone know what movie that could be?).  Struck by inspiration, Sparks sat down to check his inbox, and found a brand new beat by T-Mos; the rest, as they say, is history.  Over the Darkside producer’s cinematic, tension-fraught instrumental, the Queens emcee puts a Biblical spin on the aggressive, punchline-driven bravado that has become his trademark.  Though Rap Saviors saw Sparks expressing messianic ambitions, the emcee defines himself here as half angel and half demon, crafting a possibly blasphemous but definitely dope record that will have listeners waiting with bated breath for his next set of lyrical revelations.

K. Sparks

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 K. Sparks

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Saba’s New “Symmetry” Single Will Sooth Your Mind, Body & Soul

Chicago artists continue to impress as the frequent Chance The Rapper collaborator delivers another winning effort. Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by DJ Z

Chuck Inglish on The Cool Kids Break Up & Reunion: “It Wasn’t Fun for a While”

According to Chuck the two always hoped to return when the time was right, and that time is now. Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by Nathan S.

Kanye West: “I Do Not Like to Think at All”

What's it like to be inside the mind of Kanye West? According to Yeezy, the key is not thinking at all. Read More
Posted 11 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III

DJ Khaled Clearing a Fugees Sample is Lowkey Fascinating

One of Khaled's most impressive feats was somehow convincing every member of The Fugees to clear a "Fu-Gee-La" sample. Read More
Posted 12 hours ago by Nathan S.
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.