Kap Kallous - Dollar and a Dream

Posted 5 years ago
Producer:
Optiks
Album:
I Should Have Kept My Mouth Shut

On his Booth debut, featured early this month, Orlando rhymesayer Kap Kallous emphasized that success always comes at a cost, shaking his head at those who expect fame and fortune simply to fall into their laps. But don’t get it twisted; while Nothing[’]s Free in the dog-eat-dog world of hip-hop, an artist willing to put forth the necessary perspiration can still pull himself up by his bootstraps with nothing but A Dollar and a Dream. Making its world premiere right here in the Booth, Kap’s latest mixtape cut sees the hardworking emcee offering a considerably more idealistic angle on the game than on the aforementioned joint; over Optiks’ chill, street-ready yet robotically sinuous beat, he celebrates the distance he’s covered thus far. Not that he’s even remotely close to satisfied. After spitting “I ain’t happy, I’m hungry,” he assures us that “Everything ain’t even enough.” Needless to say, Kallous exhibits the kind of drive sure to take him far in the game – but are you digging his style? If you’re leaning towards the affirmative, odds are you’ll find plenty more to like on I Should Have Kept My Mouth Shut, scheduled to drop March 29.

Kap Kallous DownloadsPremiere

Written by
Posted 5 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Kap Kallous

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 10 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 about 11 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 12 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 about 13 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.