Radical Something - Escape

Posted 4 years ago
Producer:
Radical Something
Album:
None (Promo Single)

At first blush, a laid-back political radical sounds like as much of a contradiction-in-terms as a square circle, or a lyrical Waka Flocka joint. Radical Something, however, are living proof that they do exist. On new promo single Escape, Cali natives Loggy, Josh Cocktail and DJ Big Red demonstrate that they’re as committed to fighting the imperialist war machine as they are to crafting sun-kissed, beach-ready grooves. With the group’s breezy, reggae-accented guitar-percussion instrumental rolling along in the background, the crew’s vocal contingent drop verses that cut a touch deeper than those of your average warm-weather banger: “America’s got blood on its hands, and we scramble goin’ Rambo to accumulate land… it doesn’t really seem like the right’s in command.” Complete with Cocktail’s singalong hook vocals (anyone else hear a little of the Five Staristeps’ Ooh Baby in there?), this cut is a catchy summer jam for the thinking man—or is it a thinking jam for the summer man? Whichever way you look at it, you’ll want to keep it locked for all the latest from this promising trio.

Radical Something Alternative

Written by
Posted 4 years ago

More from Radical Something

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

In Which I Convince You to Listen to Lecrae, Hip-Hop’s Overlooked Elite Rapper

Don't be scared by the "Christian rapper" label, bar for bar Lecrae's just as dope as elite rappers like J. Cole. Read More
Posted 8 minutes ago by Nathan S.

Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear This Bernz & Jarren Benton “Outta My Brain”

Strange Music's Bernz just came through with the rap anthem to set your summer off right. You need to hear this. Read More
Posted 58 minutes ago by Lucas G.

The Gone But Not Forgotten Rap Group I Thought Might Make It

How the rise and fall of one Atlanta collective further proved the uncertainty of the music industry. Read More
Posted 5 hours ago by Yoh

What Does It Mean to Be An “Indie” Rapper in 2016?

Chance is doing deals with Apple and spending $250K on shows without a major label - so is he still indie? Read More
Posted 21 hours ago by Nathan S.

Victoria Beckham’s Lost Song With ODB is Exactly as Terrible as You’d Think

Victoria Beckham was once a Roc-affiliated artist with a hip-hop album featuring verses from ODB and MOP. That's a real thing. Read More
Posted 23 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.