Travis Barker ft. Lil Wayne, The Game, Rick Ross & Swizz Beats - Can a Drummer Get Some?

Posted 5 years ago
Featuring:
Producer:
Travis Barker
Album:
Give the Drummer Some

Being great at your particular craft and appreciative of others is how beneficial collaborations come about. Since former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker is respected across genres, he can call up anyone from The Cool Kids to Tom Morello. After a couple of DJ Booth favorite teases, we get the first true single from Barker’s album in the form of Can a Drummer Get Some?. The way the record plays out Swizz Beatz is relegated to his usual chorus and hype man duties, meaning the focus is on three rappers, two of whom know Barker very well. Game seems urgent, keeping his lines battle ready and impactful and Weezy remains topical with sport references peppered throughout and his usual brand of croaky wordplay. Rick Ross, though, almost seems like an afterthought, but manages to conjure up the idea that he can speak Swahili while stacking his assortment of millions. Barker’s super project, Give the Drummer Some, drops March 15 on Interscope Records with features from Slaughterhouse, Clipse, KiD CuDi, Paul Wall and Kurupt. I don’t think the drummer will be asking for some anymore, he’ll just take all the attention he pleases.

Travis Barker Lil Wayne The Game Rick Ross Swizz Beatz AlternativeClub

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 Travis Barker

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Vince Staples “Prima Donna” 1 Listen Album Review

Vince Staples' "Prima Donna" is a rush of experimental production and excellent rapping. Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by Yoh

Young Thug’s “Jeffery” Snippets Prove Despite New Name, Music is Unchanged

The co-founder of 300 Entertainment took to Snapchat to preview the tape in advance of it's midnight release. Read More
Posted 15 hours ago by DJ Z

Questlove Becoming Pandora Strategic Advisor is a Huge Win for Quality Hip-Hop

Could Questlove be the leg-up Pandora needs to compete, and a beacon for a credible representation of hip-hop? Read More
Posted about 17 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Aaliyah The Immortal, Gone But Never Forgotten

15 years after her tragic death, Aaliyah is still very alive in today's music. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by Yoh

Mike Dean’s Mixing “Birds In The Trap,” Won’t Let Travis Scott Release It Until He’s Done

The Houston native was supposed to drop his new album weeks ago, but it still isn't complete. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by DJ Z

Action Bronson Freestyling With Melissa Etheridge Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today

Please, Music Gods. Please let this turn into a full collaborative effort. 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.