March 19, 2014

YG_KRAZY_cover_smallSon Raw & Maxwell Cavaseno are all in the same gang

It’s been roughly 6-7 years since YG burst on the rap scene. He’s survived two trends/sub-genres coming and going, been incarcerated, and lived a life that the average rap fan fantasizes about. Throughout those years, he’s remained an underground phenomenon, beloved in Los Angeles but only known for one novelty single outside the city of Angels. Today, Passion of the Weiss and So Many Shrimp are here to change that with Krazy: A YG Primer -mixed and selected by Son Raw and compiled and inspired by Maxwell Cavaseno .

With YG’s debut album FINALLY  unleashed on the public, we figured it would be beneficial for everyone to take a look back at the rise of this West Coast star. From his early jerk-era oddities, to the loose ends of his mixtape campaign, to the recent hits that have helped finally convince Def Jam that their initial investment on the “Toot It And Boot It” kid was actually a smart one. There’s DJ Mustard, there’s gang bangin’ on wax. In short, there’s everything that makes West Coast Gangsta rap worth listening to in 2014.

Download:
Mp3: Krazy: a YG Primer (Mixed by Son Raw, Compiled by Maxwell Cavaseno)

Tracklist:
Yo Bitch
My Nigga Remix
Pop Painkillaz
Bad Bitch
I’ma Thug
YG Fucked up
On the Set
Do it with my tongue
Im 4rm Bompton
Left Right
Keenon Jackson
Who Do You Love
I’m a real 1
Burn Rubber
This Yick
Igloo
Just Broke Up
Function
I’ll do ya
UOENO Freestyle
Westside 4 Fingaz
All Fly Shit
No Sleep
This Year
Riding Like Me

Krazy: A YG Primer by Son Raw on Mixcloud

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