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Crooked I - Against All Odds

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  • Artist: KXNG CROOKED
  • Track: Against All Odds
  • Producer: Snaz
  • Album: None (Promo Single)

In an industry as crowded and cutthroat as the hip-hop game, it's a minor miracle when a talented underground emcee is able to carve out a profitable niche without compromising his or her vision. On his latest promo single, Crooked I showcases the skills that enabled him to succeed Against All Odds, while excoriating peers who sold their souls on the way to the top. Snaz crafts a compulsively head-noddable string/keyboard beat to back the Long Beach mainstay as he delivers his fast-paced, aggressive verses. While this joint isn't attached to a larger set, fans can hear more from the artist on his recently-released full-length, Apex Predator. Additionally, Crook and his Horseshoe G.A.N.G. crew have unleashed a brand new LP entitled Top Ramen N*gga.

Update: Click "Watch Video" above or scroll down (for mobile) to view Crooked I's Bassel "Base" Naaman-directed Against All Odds visual.

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