Before the long-awaited first (and hopefully not last) collaborative album by Chicago rap veteran Pugs Atomz and Australian producer Inkswel drops, this single will attract all of your attention.
Inkswel’s production skills are on its absolute height; sampling the hell out of some obscure records, and constructing a beat not many rappers could shine on. But Pugs Atomz seems to feel so much at home on this killer track that he blesses us with one of his most impressive deliveries ever.
The Moon is a collaborative melting pot from the two, a mixtape of sorts in album form – paying homage to the cut and paste style of Madvillain. The message based rhetoric of Kendrick Lamar and the forward thinking approach of contemporary soul classics from the likes of Spacek and Frank Ocean.
Here’s their latest single, “4am Burners” featuring Wes Restless: