Posts Tagged ‘Young Thug’

Young Scooter is another rapper out of Atlanta who has gained notoriety in recent years after putting out several successful mixtapes. That trend should continue after the release of his latest track “Disfunction”, which features a star-studded lineup of influential Southern hip-hop artists. With auto-tune master Future on the hook and verses from Memphis legend Juicy J as well as up-and-comer Young Thug, Young Scooter pretty much hit the jackpot in gathering this grouping of guest appearances. And when you put that line-up over a spacey synth-heavy banger courtesy of Metro Boomin and 808 Mafia, “Disfunction” proves itself as a certified street-anthem. There might not be a lot of lyrical complexity from these artists on the track, but that does not take away from the strength of “Disfunction” as a quality, big-time collaboration.  (more…)

After making a promise to concern himself with his music/fans and not the critics, Washington D.C. rapper Wale has come through with a remix to The Gifted’s strip-club anthem “Clappers”. The remix features a revamped beat by Hit-Boy (who raps briefly) and features verses from MMG mastermind Rick Ross, label-mate Fat Trel, and Atlanta’s rising star Young Thug. The new version of the song stays true to the original (which featured Nicki Minaj and Juicy J) and its stacked line-up makes it a certified banger.  (more…)