Fred Hampton was an African-American civil rights activist and deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panthers
48 years ago today he was unjustly slain by the Chicago Police Department on government orders.
This tape is a 1-take freestyle over left-field Hip-Hop nu jazz type, anime-inspired production. Troy was inspired after hearing redflushed's moving on EP and left-field production on Bandcamp.
Each song is 1-2 minutes like MF DOOM/Madlib's Madvillainy. The major difference is it's not BARS on top of METAPHORS on top of LAYERS like Madvillainy is. Rather, it's a plethora and offering of a variety of flows and ideas matched under beats you wouldn't expect.
After blowing up following his Finally Famous Vol 2 and 3 mixtapes, Big Sean was catapulted into the mainstream. However, he never quite got over key musical inconsistencies that plagued his first three mixtapes. Did Big Sean get popular too quickly?