Streetrunner has been sharing remastered versions of songs he produced years ago for Lil Wayne that have, until now, chiefly been enjoyed as low quality YouTube leaks. His latest Soundcloud upload is "Pray To The Lord," a cut from a 2007 mixtape with Jadakiss The Drought Is Over 3, in which Wayne struggles with his mortality and how it has not been offset by his accomplishments. I wrote my will just the other week/ It was funny, it was only one sheet, he begins. This new mastering job is much cleaner, features less busy instrumentation, and is a timely reminder of how far ahead of the gospel rap curve Wayne was. Listen below.
June 30, 2016