Avoiding a sophomore slump is a hard task; avoiding one after your debut album was crowned as the rap album of the year by many publications is even harder. Such is the uphill battle YG faces right now, having just announced his follow-up to last year's My Krazy LifeStill Krazy doesn't have a release date yet, but we just got the first single, and YG seems like he's ready to kick things into high gear again.

This time around, some changes will have to be made for reception to be as positive-- no one likes a nearly identical sequel. What must YG do to protect against the slump? We've got five pretty good ideas...