Anyone who’s met me knows that I’m a sucker for smooth rap jams. Yeah, I’ll bump Schoolboy Q, K-Dot, Future, A$AP, and my girl Dej Loaf, but old-school hip hop bounces and bumps at the same speed my footsteps hit the pavement.
I’m talking about slow, hazy beats designed for grooving and sliding down Divisadero Street in your high tops.
So slow down, sit back and relax. Here’s a few throwbacks to celebrate Thursday.