Album: Dreams Worth More Than Money
The internet was supposed to be a democratizing force, giving us all the information we could possibly want and serving as a platform for competing perspectives. Instead, we use it to make memes about Meek Mill. Lost in the digital din that has persisted for more than a year now is the fact that the Philly native is a tremendously gifted rapper—one who’s had, for years, plenty of fans without Twitter accounts. Metro knows just how to set him up, with a sparse piano line, cacophonous snare drums, and intensity that’s been dialed up as far as possible.