I was listening to Snoop dog and other G-Funk
. West coast rap was taking off, that was my introduction to hip-hop, so I started mimicking that.
Grande was at the beating heart of that record, even if she only officially guested on one track, G-funk
serenade My Favourite Part .
He hit more West Coast G-Funk
grooves on numbers like Alright, while Backseat Freestyle let his band cut loose, grinding out a huge, oppressive riff.
One such song is "Intentions," a laidback G-Funk
ride down Martin Luther King, Jr.
It's essentially acid G-funk
. The video--which features Arnold's family and friends in the Jordan Downs housing projects, singing along with a cardboard cutout of their dearly departed friend--is a thing of unique beauty.
Coupled with his G-Funk
sound, he's catching the attention of countless industry tastemakers and hip-hop fans alike.
Sonically, Born in Paradise is a melting pot of G-funk
inspired Hip-Hop production, compositional elements of R&B and Smooth Jazz, as well as Electronic synth layering/texturing.
Pick of the bunch is last track She, with its G-Funk
bounce and scorching keyboards.
Despite their ubiquity, Beats are often criticized for turning up the bass at the expense of every other sound, which would make sense given their g-funk
Snoop Dogg Rapper and original G-funk
pioneer, involved in hip-
Blind Boy Boat Club said of the new record: "It's Limerick G-Funk
mixed with a bit of Limerick blues.
On Friday night, Georgia's band, G-Funk
, also fought off fierce competition and won a battle of the bands competition at Newcastle College.