Skillz - 2010 Rap Up

Posted 5 years ago
Tags: Skillz
Producer:
Profound Sounds
Album:
2010 Rap Up (Single)

First off, I just want to thank Skillz for taking 30 minutes out of what I’m sure was a hectic holiday schedule to even bless us with the 2010 Rap Up.  He let us know via Twitter that he wouldn’t be recording his traditional cut for 2010, but for whatever reason he broke down and gave the people what they wanted. As usual, he touches on a little bit of everything: fashion (Lady Gaga’s infamous meat dress), world news (the Haitian earthquake) and of course, Erykah Badu’s Debbie cakes. Lyrically, he never disappoints, though his delivery this time around is a bit more relaxed than we’re used to. That paired with Profound Sounds’ minimal production makes for a (w)rap up with a little less punch than usual. I could be reaching, but I interpret that as him getting tired of the whole thing. Honestly I can’t blame him. Maybe we should show him a little more love year round instead of waiting for the holidays and begging on our hands and knees for a new song. It might just bring that spark of yesteryear back.

Skillz

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

More from Skillz

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

How Royce da 5’9” Had the Best Album Rollout of 2016

In the age of the surprise release, album roll outs still matter and Royce da 5'9" did it best with "Layers." Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by Yoh

Fear, Exhaustion & One Artist’s Admission He Needs Crowdfunding Help

A lost job, mounting bills, one artist is determined to make his best music yet despite a world of setbacks. Read More
Posted 16 hours ago by Jason James

“This Is Not the Internet”: Joe Budden, Pokemon Go & the Fading Real World

These Drake fans almost died because they rolled up on Joe Budden like he was a rare Pokemon. Thanks internet! Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by Nathan S.

YG & Nipsey Hussle Fight The Power With “F.D.T.” Performance

YG continues to follow in the footsteps of N.W.A. and Ice Cube with a controversial late night TV performance. Read More
Posted about 18 hours ago by William E. Ketchum III
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.