A soulful R&B duet with Devin The Dude? Yes, please.
- Geek & Sci-Fi
"I get lifted like a kid standing at a water fountain and he's trying to get a sip"
A capsule review of The Dude's latest piece of work.
So, you're listening to Devin The Dude's latest album (stream it here), probably indulging in some herbal relaxation.
When it comes to smoky, laid-back tunes, few have done it longer and better than Devin The Dude.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Devin The Dude.
Devin’s lighthearted blend of humor and sincerity is a welcome diversion from much of what rules the airwaves and the blogs these days.
While we're always happy to hear new tunes from Devin The Dude and Trakksounds, getting to know Isaac Reid on "Changing Lately" was a pleasant surprise.
When you've got as loyal of a fan base as Devin The Dude, it's inevitable you're going to spend quite a bit of time on tour.
Killa Kyleon makes authentic mixtapes.
Making a song is so much easier when you relate to the subject matter and can dive all in.
So what if Richie Rich is old enough to be your pops.
By a show of hands, who actually remembers Lil' O did a song with Beyoncé.
Devin The Dude may never be seen as a lyrical wizard such as Andre 3000 or as poetical as Scarface, but his name rings bells in every circle of Hip-Hop. And when it comes time for him to hang up his Kangol cap, he most likely will be remembered for a few key things: his affinity for cannabis and keen, comedic sensibilities. Before every rapper was claiming to be extra-terrestrial, The Dude was spitting from the perspective of one on "Zeldar," the slow moving intro track for 2002's Just Tryin' Ta Live. The composition was merely a recording of a show & tell presentation told from the point of view of an alien who stumbled onto Earth & discovered a green leafy thing in a field. He called it kill. Devin The Dude - "Zeldar" Previously: Day 24 – A Song That You Want Played At Your Funeral.
Uncle Calvin continues to live the life one of Hip-Hop's most iconic names should.