“I’m gonna spark it off unorthodox / Won’t sign to no major of no wager / Less than a 3 million offer off the top.” Joey Bada$$ wants A$AP money, and I’m beginning to believe he’ll get it. The absurdly young emcee goes in like a veteran over this old-school sounding DJ Premier beat, and it quickly shows itself to be an excellent pairing. The Brooklynite artist turns eighteen this month.
New: Joey Bada$$ – “Unorthodox” p. DJ Premier
Features collabs with Trey Songz, Shy Glizzy and more
Not the Cyndi Lauper song you’re probably thinking of.
From the Back From The Dead 2 mixtape, which drops tomorrow (Hallowen)
Samples the song of the same name by Quindon Tarver, from the ’96 Romeo + Juliet soundtrack
Tha Carter V is supposedly out on Dec. 9th