Some updates in the fallout of last night’s surprise release:
For one, Tyga responded to Drake’s (excellent) diss on “6PM in New York” with some since deleted tweets.
Moving on, Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late is projected for a whopping 500K sold after last night’s stellar drop. Whow! Surprise releases FTW. You think Birdman got the message? Free agent Drizzy comin’ up…? We shall see…
First impressions: 2, 3, 4, 9, 12, 14, 15, 17 all inspired run backs immediately. That’s a higher than average percentage people. Looking forward to digesting this more as a whole this weekend for some further thoughts.
Cool story bro: I lit up at the sample of Henry Krinkle’s “Stay” because that’s a great tune to begin with but because Mickey Factz’ “Stay” has been a rotation mainstay (no pun intended) since December. PND and Drake is way different and I like it a lot, but I gotta go with Mickey’s use of the sample more. Speaks to the latter.
02.12.15: It’s great when rumors come true. That was the case today as Drake does indeed drop a surprise new mixtape, not album, on iTunes (it costs money though.) Back with more commentary and an update, but all you need is below.
Listen to Drake ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ below and support on iTunes.
03. 10 Bands
04. Know Yourself
05. No Tellin’
07. 6 God
09. Preach f/ PARTYNEXTDOOR
10. Wednesday Night Interlude f/ PARTYNEXTDOOR
11. Used To f/ Lil Wayne
12. 6 Man
13. Now & Forever
14. Company f/ Travi$ Scott
15. You & The 6
17. 6PM In New York (Tyga Diss) (Bonus)
Stream: Drake ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’: