It was a match made in heaven when J. Cole resurrected the legendary ladies of TLC, T-Boz and Chili, for an uplifting tune about loving the skin you’re in.
Jay and JT’s collective star power makes a song about the ups-and-downs of fame a powerful, relatable moment in music.
The No H8 anthem talked about sexual orientation in a way that was honest and refreshing and scored a big win for progressive diversity in hip hop.
Your homies might change for the worse after fame, but you gotta show’ em love anyway. That’s the message on Wale’s Sam Dew-assisted banger.
In his customary unapologetic way, Yeezy tackled racism, social issues and the pesky paparazzi on this compelling rant over a hard-charging beat.
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