The new Young Thug tracks simply do not stop. Thug had a huge week last week, with the excellent solo track “Power” and the even better Jamie xx collab “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times).” And today, he’s already got another one, going over a bright and glittery track from producer Goose on “That’s All.” As ever, Thug does things with rhythm and meter and the pitch of his voice that other rappers would never attempt. It’s like he’s got his own personal sense of musical mathematics and nobody else can crack the code. Listen below.
(via Nah Right)
If you haven’t already, check out Collin Robinson’s vital piece on the etymology and implications of the word “thug” within rap music.