I too remember my days of riding down Beatties Ford.
For the 4th of July ForeverFC has also decided to drop a mixtape/compilation. I still think that these guys should be getting more hype. To me Lute’s West1996 set the bar for this group so I’m expecting to hear some growth and hopefully this new project will reveal that. Let’s see what they have to offer now. Continue reading
As soon as I got a whiff of this I knew that it was worthy of a review. Especially since Lute is reppin for NC, kudos. When I found out that he was from Charlotte my first thoughts were, oh shit this might be some rugged music. Lute is one of those artist that you see on random blogs and you kind of blow off like welp another rapper that I could listen to and he will probably disappoint me, BUT NOT IN THIS CASE. When I first heard his first song I was blown away, first of all I couldn’t believe NC hit it out of the park with another talented MC besides J.Cole and then I was amazed that his music was actually on that level to be the next one to take over the underground. For those not in the know the album is titled West1996 for two reasons. 1 – Lute is from the west side of Charlotte (shout out to the 704), 2 – he was first introduced to hip hop in 1996 when he was 7 years old. Just a little background, now let’s get into it. Continue reading