In the past year, Converse's "CONS" program has produced unlikely collaborations between Flatbush Zombies and Trash talk, Kevin Gates and Rustie and Black Milk and BADBADNOTGOOD, and today, they give us yet another.
Hit Skrewface showed up earlier this year with the Freddie Gibbs-assisted "Thot", and he's now dropped anotehr full project to cap off the year, with Hitsville U.S.A. hitting iTunes today. One of the highlights from the album is in collaboration with Gibbs (among a few others) once again.
The last time Gary, Indiana's Freddie Gibbs linked up with BJ The Chicago Kid, who grew up a few miles West of Gibbs' hometown, the result was the amazing jam "Shame" from Gibbs and Madlib's Piñata, and now they've done it again.
After being shot at after his show in Brooklyn last night, Freddie Gibbs is very lucky to have not met his demise last night. He did, however, show up on a Ransom track called "Demise" shortly after, taken from the rapper's Pain & Glory: The Album.
We've received quite a few leaks from The Game's massive compilation album Year of the Wolf, and today we've received the latest one- a hard-hitting collaboration from a few hard rappers, including Bobby Shmurda, Freddie Gibbs and Skeme.
We introduced you to rising Chicago rapper Giftz more than a year ago with his "Nino (Remix)" for which he enlisted a bunch of fellow Chicago rappers on the grind. We then followed that up with featuring Giftz in our 10 Chicago Players From The Underground list.
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib have granted experimental Toronto jazz trio BadBadNotGood permission to remix "Shame," a standout cut from their recent collaborative record Pinata, our review of which you can read here.
Watch the official video for the original track below and let us know how they compare, folks.