Commissioned by the United States Department of Agriculture, Hemp for Victory sung marijuana’s praises for the sake of the war effort. According to the 16-minute short, farmers needed to grow more sticky-icky because industrial fibers, usually received from overseas suppliers, were scarce due to military conflicts. Somewhere, probably in Pittsburgh, stoner-rapper Wiz Khalifa’s producers are sleeping on an awesome source of voiceover samples and interlude fodder.
HEMP FOR VICTORY (1942)
Nov. 4–5, 2017 in Long Beach, CAExclusive drops, one-of-a-kind art, and
riveting panels featuring André 3000
A$AP Ferg · Don C · Lonzo Ball and more
Performances by N*E*R*D · Gucci Mane
Young Thug · M.I.A. · A-TRAK
DJ Khaled · Jaden Smith and more