Tag Archives: Big K.R.I.T.

Big K.R.I.T. – “Boobie Miles”

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So, 4Eva N a Day is delayed, and the hopes of actually seeing a Def Jam released K.R.I.T. album continue to diminish. Rejoice though K.R.I.T. fans, as the rapper and producer continues to create well-crafted, thoughtful rap music. The latest, “Boobie Miles”, is another self-produced soulful beat that uses Friday Night Lights character Boobie Miles […]

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Top 10 Guest Verses of 2011

Hip-hop comes with a lot of guest verses, and 2011 was no exception to the rule. Sometimes featuring extra rappers improves a track by building on the artist’s energy and offering different perspectives. Other times, it hurts a good song and brings it back to earth. In this case, we are only looking at successes. […]

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Big K.R.I.T., “Moon and Stars (Clams Casino Remix)”

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Producer of the year (yeah I said it) Clams Casino recently remixed one of our favorite tracks from Big K.R.I.T.’s stellar KRIT Wuz Here tape, the Devin the Dude featuring “Moon and Starts”. Clams retains some of the elements that gave the song its dreamy appeal, but accents those more assertive drums and a horns […]

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Video: T.I. – “I’m Flexin'” (feat. Big K.R.I.T.)

Mississippi’s Big K.R.I.T. is best at channeling “classic” motifs of country rap tunes while re-appropriating them for 2011. While he has often kept his most introspective, “thoughtful” beats for himself, he has shown a propensity for bold, declarative production as well (c.f. “Country Shit” and “Money on the Floor”). Using a crunchy guitar riff and […]

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PESO // A QM Mixtape

The third quarter of the year saw the release of some epic mainstream rap albums (Watch the Throne, Tha Carter IV), the return of otherwise absent rappers (Writing on the Wall 2) and the culmination of internet buzz into real buzz for some QM favorites (ASAP Rocky will be joining Drake and Kendrick Lamar on […]

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Video: Berner – “Yoko” (feat. Wiz Khalifa, Big K.R.I.T. & …Chris Brown?)

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The biggest single from Bay Area native Berner’s impressive White Album (with its unfortunate album cover) recently received the video treatment and an unexpected verse from Chris Brown as rapper. The strong point of the song remains K.R.I.T.’s Timbo influenced/Indian flute inflected snappy beat with well-matched marching drums. The breathy “Yoko” chanted sample makes this […]

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