Cardi B's single "Bodak Yellow" is a big hit, reaching number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart this week. When a rap song get popular, it gets remixed to oblivion. But johan's version of the hard-edged Bronx rap tune is something unusual: it's performed as a classical piano piece. In the tradition of other hip-hop interpreters like Chilly Gonzalez, johan converts JWhiteDidIt's beat into something that emphasizes the musicality of the original while simultaneously switching up the context. Check it out above.
August 16, 2017