So Far Gone was Drake’s third mixtape and the project that launched him into the mainstream worldwide. The critics loved it giving it an 81% approval rating. After being signed to Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Universal the project was re-released as an EP. On its 10th anniversary, we take a look back at the project and how it, in the end, became a project that helped shape the music that we hear today.
After a week of big releases, this week we had an opportunity to digest some new music. This week we had the chance to check out some sleepers that some people may have not really gotten into yet. We also began to look forward to some upcoming albums with Quavo and Ella Mai both releasing new tracks. So let’s dig into some new hot tracks from this week.
It seems like cuffing season is in full effect as we are getting closer and closer to Fall. With the state of R&B in reflux, some may need help picking out some new R&B tracks for playlists or just to listen to. With this article, I hope to fill you in on the state of R&B and also help you pick out some good tracks for your own playlist.
Lil Wayne has been very hands-on when it comes to mentoring his own protégés, especially when it comes to Drake. The two have worked together in the studio and releasing tracks for over a decade now. At one point were even rumored to have worked on a collaborative album together. Inspired by Apple Music’s “Partners In Rhyme: Drake & Lil Wayne,” here’s a look at the relationship between Drake and Wayne.