If I ain’t better than Sauks, I’m the closest one. -D-Sisive Which legendary T.O. rapper would have Derek Christoff aping Jay-Z in order to pay tribute to him? Why it’s Saukrates of course. If you’ve ever read anything about hip hop on the ol’ internet, there’s a good chance you’ve seen the phrase “your favourite [...]
Here’s a fact: Saukrates is great. If you’re a Canadian hip hop enthusiast over a certain age, there’s a good chance you have a soft spot in your heart for The Underground Tapes, I know I certainly do. So then, when a song with a Big Soxx feature comes across our cyber desk, I gets an auto-listen. It certainly doesn’t hurt when it comes backed with a Rich Kidd boomer as a backdrop, and this effort from T.O.’s 4th Pyramid does. Sauks provides the bridge as 4th Rocky 3′s the track on the 2nd single from his latest album, The Pyramid Scheme.
MP3:: 4th Pyramid - So Balboa f. Saukrates (prod. by Rich Kidd)
It’s been a few months since we’ve posted an edition of the Rap-Sack Backpack, our Maestro-inspired rundown of the recent Canadian hip hop singles, videos and other such things that we’re sent. But what better time for the Rap-Sack Backpack to return than on the day after CBC Radio’s Hip Hop Summit show, which featured [...]