YG is Ready to Show The World He's Still Krazy—Oh Yeah, Fuck Donald Trump Too!
June 1, 2016
YG is suffering through a sophomore jinx of another stripe. The Compton rapper, born Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson, exploded on the scene with My Krazy Life in 2014, a debut effort fans hailed as an instant classic for its gritty tales of LA gang life. His momentum showed no signs of slowing last summer with the feel-good West Coast G-Funk sounds of "Twist My Fingaz." But being shot three times, working with new producers and even having the Secret Service sweat his lyrics all delayed the release of YG's follow-up album, Still Krazy. "It's been a long time coming," he says. "To finally get here, it feels like a baby [is gonna] be born."
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