Mixtape Review of Lil B – Hoop Life, Courtesy of Skinny Friedman
Hoop Life follows (kind of) Brandon’s quest to make the NBA. On wax, he’s a burgeoning high school star riding the ups and downs and selling weed out his locker. Despite his obvious talent and his numerous bitches, our hero is humble and hard-working. He understands the value of loyalty (“Peyton on the Broncos, Jordan on the Wizards”) and dedication (“Hoop Life”). Even at his most proud (“Call Me Coach” and “Lockdown”), he brings himself back to Earth with the self-flaggelating (yet still danceable?) “Foul Out”. It’s worth remembering that the events of Hoop Life are somewhat based in reality. Lil B did actually attend open NBA tryouts and his music pissed off Kevin Durant. We all know what happened next.
Lil B’s entire career has been more about concepts that execution, so it should come as no surprise that he’s not particularly committed to Read more…
Atlanta’s Reese and Philly’s Lil Uzi Vert are preparing to release a collaboration mixtape, Home Economic$, real soon and today they drop the first single with help from the Based God, Lil B. The upcoming project is set to feature production from Zaytoven, Metro Boomin, 808 Mafia, and more
Take a listen to “Pretty Boy Anthem” after the jump.
While the rest of the A$AP Mob seems to be pretty quiet, Ant continues to bring us new music and this time he goes in over the “Chi-Raq” instrumental with help from Chynna. Lil B even makes a cameo on the track real quick.
Hear it below.
Now that everyone has had a week to take in Fredo Santana’s latest mixtape, It’s A Scary Site 2, the Chicago rapper is ready to give a remix. The G5 Kid Murph produced track “Bird Talk” gets a verse from the Based God, Lil B.
Lil B took a break after releasing P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thug) back in March and now he’s back with his latest mixtape 100% Gutta filled with 34 new tracks. Stream and download link below.
Download: Lil B – 100% Gutta (Mixtape)
The Based God drops his newest project Green Flame. Download below, stream after the break!
01. Bitch Mob (Intro)
02. I Go Dumb
03. Where Ya From Gurl
04. Watch Wit Da Scope
05. Gon Hit That 50
06. Hit Da 4lo
08. Girl Talk (Interlude)
09. I Got A Lot Of Bitches
10. Deals Whoodie
11. I Tot Iann
12. Laundry Mat Music
13. Green Flame
14. Junes Confessions
15. My Arms Are The Brooklyn Bridge
16. Notty BasedGod (Based Freestyle)
17. I Got Mo (Based Freestyle)
18. Back To Based (Based Freestyle)
19. Back Home
Download: Lil B – Green Flame (Mixtape)
Lil B drops his latest mixtape Illusions of Grandeur.
01. No Peace
02. Based 4 Ya Face
03. Live From Da Hood
04. Illusions Of Grandeur (Remix)
05. No Pressure
06. What It Feel Like
07. Baby Baby
08. How I Feel
09. Angels Prayer
10. Who You Love
11. Cocaine Killer
12. Illusions Of Grandeur
13. Hood Changed
Download: Lil B – Illusions of Grandeur (Mixtape)