Cakes Da Killa (real name Rashard Bradshaw) likes to talk about sex, like most rappers, but it's nice to hear the gay perspective. He's horny, and he's very frank about it: I'm in need of a protein facial. The video for "Whistle (Beat It Up)" seamlessly pulls together a flurry of influences—African fashion and dance, sissy bounce, vogueing—with a litheness and some intense "Express Yourself"-worthy booty shaking. Cakes: a new favorite study in contrasts.
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