The only shit I've really heard of his is just the verse on Jellysickle which was tight but I wanna know his music better before I see him in concert. What's his overall best album and I'll give that a listen.
really?! it is very upsetting that any person, who calls themselves a fan of hip-hop/rap, is not aware of what E-40 has done for the game. Forty Water is the father of the Hyphy Movement! He's created more slang terms than anyone else, that are still being used to this day in the rap game and on the streets.
"In a Major Way" is classic and i LOVE "My Ghetto Report Card" and his new stuff like "Ball Street Journal" is cool too partly because his son Droop-E does a lot of his beats and they are straight Bay Area bangers!
"Jesus Christ had dreads so shake em...I aint got none , but im plannin on growin some...Imagine all the hebrews goin dumb...dancin on top of cheriots and turning tight ones...ooooohhhhh...tell me when to go!" ..... "i dont bump mainstream, i knock underground...all that other shit sugar coated and watered down...im from the bay where we hyphy and go dumb, from the soil where the rappers be gettin they lingo from...oooohhhhh"
First a music video is in the making and now this? Perfect timing. One of the most impactful hip hop records of the year due to its impeccable production and stellar contributions from all talents involved, “Fragile” has been nominated in DJBooth.net’s “Best Of The Booth” awards in the category for “Best Hip Hop Record [...]
From one elite emcee to another: real recognize real. After shooting a music video with Tech N9ne, ¡MAYDAY! and Kendall Morgan for “Fragile”, Kendrick Lamar took to the stage the next evening as the opening act for Kanye West on the Yeezus Tour. The tour’s stop in Kansas City wouldn’t be complete without an appearance [...]
One of the many traits of powerful music is it will often times latch itself onto the memory of whatever you were doing when you first heard it. Seemingly with that exact thought in mind, Tech recently took to his Facebook to ask fans if they remember exactly what they were doing when they first heard [...]
Are you Tech N9ne’s number one fan? Then prove it! Tech N9ne and Monster Energy have teamed up again for the Ultimate Fan Challenge: a competition that lets you prove that you’re the biggest Tech N9ne fan and gives you the chance to win your own personalized, RIAA-certified “Caribou Lou” gold plaque. In order to [...]
With two tours, a groundbreaking album and a genre-defying EP, the Kansas City King had an undeniably prolific year that’s garnering the recognition it deserves from KC’s journalists. Ink KC is one of the first to recognize Tech N9ne for his accomplishments in 2013, naming him Solo Artist Of The Year in their year-end round [...]