ShaqIsDope - Opportunity (What Jay Z Said)

CoverCover
CoverCover
Copy
050403020100

Opportunity (What Jay Z Said)

Editor Rating:HOTTTTT
User  Rating:
hottttt
63% (12)
Rate it!
audience rating
5 VERY HOTTTTT
1 HOTTTTT
2 MEH
3 NOT FEELING IT
1 MAKE IT STOP

ShaqIsDope recalls what Jay Z said on "Opportunity".


Shaqisdope's new track "Opportunity" is bookended by Jay Z interview footage. The recording finds Jigga explaining his philosophy that an artist should always embody who they are on record, rather than chase trends like autotune.

In between, Shaq makes it clear that he has a similar mentality towards his music, delivering a personal and introspective verse. Taking another note from Jay, the rapper goes hook-less, delivering a style that is uniquely his own.

Pitt Tha Kidd provides a piano-laden beat which compliments the nostalgic and determined vibe of Shaq's lyrics.

His upcoming project, Early Beginnings: The Shaquille Baptiste Story will host "opportunity" as well as plenty of new music from the rising Toronto rapper.

Quotable lyrics:

Never seen the day my father cried
Telling you With honest eyes
Never felt traumatized, but I feel pain
To the point some days, I don't know how I stayed sane
I find it strange that they stopped calling my real name
Like Shaqisdope isn't me, just someone I became

 

Comments

7
ADD COMMENT View Comment Thread
You may also like...
Cover
Cover
Cover
Cover
You may also like...