I respect Lupe for saying something and providing balance. Even if I don’t agree with it. Its why I respect Nas. Too many niggas tow the company line, make mixtape, shoot backstage vlog, go to strip club blah blah blah
Fuck that call Obama a terrorist, name ya album Nigger and then have trouble explaining why… make the shit interesting.
Called the president a terrorist
Corporate sponsors like, how the fuck you gon’ embarrass us?
Ain’t my fault, I was just repeatin’ this
Professor Emeritus from America
But my tone was like an Afghani kid without a home
Blew that bitch up with a drone
An Iraqi with no daddy, Palestinian throwing stones
The fuck you think they call him, I’mma leave that all alone
Cause this, the focus on this new shit is that hopeless
Place that I was born into systematic brokeness
Took that downpression and developed it to dopeness
It’s that great American rap-rap ferocious
He did make a concerted effort to avoid going pop and make more self-conscious music and singles tho
Loss of sales expected ? Part of the sacrifice ?
Lupe is a smart dumb nigga to me.When asked to explain any of the shit he says on the spot he draws a blank.I can’t stand being preached at by niggas who don’t know what they’re talking about.