As Grand Hustle captain T.I. makes his slow climb back atop the rap ranks, the self-proclaimed “King Of The South” has been behind the scenes working on a proper comeback befitting of his title. While fans are most certainly awaiting to hear his collaboration with Big K.R.I.T. “I’m Flexin’” in its entirety, Tip pops up on the remix for buzzing southern act Future and the club-ready single “Magic.”
Atlanta mixtape fixture DJ MLK dropped the remix yesterday (September 27) to the masses, with the song popping up in droves across the Web. T.I. sounds rejuvenated, exhibiting no signs of ring rust after his time away. “Off the top, I’m bossed up/If you ain’t talking money, don’t talk to us/I’m steady stacking that guap up/Ball harder than you when I’m locked up/You the type of ni--- just pop up/When ni---- rolling that kush, huh?/Got mine growing like grape vines/in the backyard, come look bruh!/” – okay Tip, we hear you loud and clear.
Future continues his employing of the Auto-Tune vocal plug in and drops his signature slow rolling flow over the bass heavy track.
Future displays some speedy flows in the song, with the MTV Jams Fab 5 alum detailing a wild night of strip club hopping and flossing.
The song should serve as a small appetizer before T.I. undoubtedly unleashes a barrage of songs to the world, with Grand Hustle’s DJ Drama confirming that the king has definitely been grinding hard in the booth.
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