Arguably the Top 3 Rappers of this generation made major news recently. Drake announced the date for his fifth studio album, “Scorpion” will be released June20th. IG captions will be filled with Drizzy lyrics all summer long. J. Cole went with the “Surprise”route and announced he is dropping his next album “K.O.D.” (Kidz on drugz, King overdose, Kill our dreamz) on April 20th. Last but not least, Kendrick Lamar became the first rapper to win Pulitzer Prize for the album “Damn”. “Damn” is the first non-classical or jazz work to win the award. Major honor and accomplishment!
With Rumored releases to drop soon by Kanye, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Royce, along with Drake and J Cole ,Summer ’18 may be one to remember. HipHop is in a great place.