Future and Young Thug shocked the rap world with their joint mixtape Tremendous Slimey this week, and one of the highlights off the tape is the Offset collab “Patek Water” produced by Southside, DY and Rex Kudo. Writers, critics, and followers have tried endlessly to clarify him, to make sense of the customarily loopy and typically good shit he does in his music, his lyrics, and his performances. Generally he confronted it with a humourous bent — a music about his embarrassing terror of freak turbulence, a line about how sharks are inclined to choose Australians to the Irish.
He’s form of like a folks music troll—a contemporary embodiment of the touring bard, however one who will get to your city and makes a mockery of your scene. It’s attainable to get so lost within the music’s many wordless feelings which you can miss the drums—which nearly ceaselessly shred for … Read the rest