Essential Listening: Back From the Dead
If You Don't Believe Us Listen To: "Understand Me"
Yeah, we know. Chief Keef is a monster and he's killing hip-hop music. Whatever.
Can we all please put all the drama, all the thinkpieces, and all the thinkpieces about thinkpieces aside for a second? Let's focus on one fact: Chief Keef makes good music that resonates with today’s youth.
No, it’s not lyrical. It’s visceral. Music is not an exercise in logic. It’s emotional. You want logic? Go solve a fucking Sudoku puzzle. Keef made one of the best songs of the year, and that was before Kanye and company showed up to capitalize off his buzz.