DJ Clue is frightened concerning the present state of Hip-Hop, and he doesn’t see it getting a lot better any time quickly.
Taking to Twitter/X on Thursday (February 1), the legendary DJ lamented concerning the lack of “hearth materials” within the sport proper now, although he does say there are some songs which can be transferring the needle.
“Ya’ll maintain making excuses for these trash ass information and these trash bars…shit gonna worsen and worse…” he started. “‘Nicely this technology’..& ‘properly these youngsters’…if it was a sport..& The video games have been TERRIBLE..The video games can be horrible.
“Identical shit..totally different rest room..pun supposed [angel emoji]. There’s some Fireplace materials..however not lots.”
Ya’ll maintain making excuses for these trash ass information and these trash bars…shit gonna worsen and worse…”Nicely this technology..& properly these youngsters”…if it was a sport..& The video games have been TERRIBLE..The video games can be horrible..Identical shit..totally different rest room..pun supposed 😇. There’s…
— DJ CLUE (@DJCLUE) February 2, 2024
This isn’t the primary time DJ Clue has spoken out concerning the present state of Hip-Hop. Again in 2022, ClueManatti provided some recommendation to these making music within the trendy period as he famous what was missing.
“A number of these information can be higher if these rappers took a pen and pad and wrote their raps down,” Clue tweeted. “It must be properly thought out and never simply saying something.”
He added: “A few of these songs be A,B,C, and terrible.. TF.”
A number of folks in Clue’s feedback agreed along with his sentiments. “Phrase I’m so over it at this level,” one person wrote, including: “The producer needs to be the star.” One other stated: “Lastly somebody says it.” Some needed Clue to deliver up particular names.
There are numerous rappers who pleasure themselves on by no means writing lyrics down and creating hits off the highest, probably the most well-known being JAY-Z and Lil Wayne. However not each artist has the capability to do that.
And whereas not everyone seems to be certified to make such statements, DJ Clue has definitely earned his stripes within the sport – and reminded everybody of such final yr.
“I’m your favourite A&R’s.. Favourite A&R [100 emoji][left pointing emoji],” Clue stated on Twitter final April.
Clue then adopted up with a response as to why he feels this manner about his personal private skills.
“When You speak about “Clue” Mixtapes..don’t overlook to say all of the artists who nobody had ever heard of who obtained report offers off of being on my tapes,” Clue stated “And never no rappers you by no means heard of. I’ll let ya’ll drop the names beneath [side laughing emoji].”
From the late Nineteen Nineties to the early 2000s, DJ Clue was one of many hottest DJs within the music enterprise resulting from his infectious mixtapes.
Over the past 20 years, Clue has labored with a plethora of artists together with JAY-Z, Fabolous, and Lil Wayne, to call just a few. He additionally mentored an up-and-coming DJ Envy as a teenager.