With no true weak link in Black Hippy, it’s safe to say we’re witnessing a talent-stacked ensemble rap hasn’t been blessed with in years.
Hippy may or may not draw direct comparisons with Niggaz With Attitude. It is, however, inspiring to hear these comparisons and not have Hip-Hop “experts” not blow a vein in their neck over the thought of linking anything to the “untouchable” golden era.
That being said, Jay Rock, ScHool, Ab and Kendrick can’t exactly stake claim to the title – which they likely give – 47 f*cks about – until a joint project drops from the heavens.*
* – I’m not going to say I typed this with my fingers crossed because the idea was deaded a long time ago. Let’s just say it’s extremely difficult to type with only your thumbs.