Jeezy is almost directly responsible for the Hip Hop movement coming from Georgia’s capital. His street credibility has rarely been questioned, assuring his position as a staple in gangster rap. This last year his legendary debut album celebrated it’s 10th year anniversary. Let’s Get It : Thug Motivation 101 was the released in 2005, and to this day people go crazy to hear it live.
Jeezy gave ATL the home treatment by performing an anniversary concert at the historic Fox Theatre. This live performance of TM101 included guest performers like Outkast, Kanye West and T.I. Snow has released a short documentary from the epic night. This documentary gets us an inside look on how Jeezy prepares for his show, along with some footage from radio show appearances around the hood. You can watch the documentary below.
Surprise, Surprise! New-school King of the South K.R.I.T is back with some new fire called It’s Better This Way. Big K.R.I.T‘s new mixtape has been hosted by none other than Gangsta Grills’ DJ Drama. If you don’t already know, DJ Drama is a permanent figure in Atlanta’s mixtape history. To host a mixtape for K.R.I.T places the Mississippi Rapper along side legends like Ludacris, Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy and many more. This new tape is not far from his previous releases, it features dope soulful beats that bang to compliment his smooth southern flow. It’s Better This Way features legends Ludacris and Warren G along with the rising star BJ The Chicago Kid, who is featured on the track “Can’t Be Still.” This is definitely a tape you wanna pick up and you can download it HERE for free.
Don’t forget that K.R.I.T and BJ are touring through Texas for four dates. The dates and links to purchase tickets are below.