His hometown's murder rate was clearly on Mick Jenkins' mind when crafting his dope summer mixtape The Water[s]. His new video for the DJ Dahi-produced "Dehydration" opens with clips of news reports about Chicago's homicide statistics.
During our interview with Mick Jenkins leading up to the release of The Water[s], he referenced this song "Dehydration" in particular as one he thought might catch on, so we thought it only appropriate to highlight The Mind-featured record today.
When we spoke to Mick Jenkins the other week he expressed an interest to work with his fellow Cinematic Music Group artists, lo and behold, one such collaboration appears on his brand new mixtape The Water[s].
Mick Jenkins is ready to deliver his sophomore mixtape The Water[s] to follow up his stand-out debut, Trees And Truths, today. We're happy to offer HNHH users the first listen to the project, with an exclusive premiere.
Chicago's Mick Jenkins has been on our radar for a minute now, and we've been digging him so much we featured him on our recent 10 Chicago Players From The Underground list, alongside many Chi-town counterparts.
"Leonidas" is the third single from from emerging Chicagoan emcee Mick Jenkins' upcoming project The Water[s], produced by OnGuad. Can you dig it?
The Water[s] drops next month. Stay tuned.