Pusha T now has a verse alongside Jadakiss on “Ignatius” which drops tonight.
Pusha T is amongst rap’s elite in 2020. With over 20 years within the recreation, he is innovated and maintains his place as a prime tier lyricist on this rap shit. However, earlier than he was the Pusha T we all know now — hell, even earlier than he was the Pusha T we knew within the Clipse, the rapper was doing like most younger rappers do and emulate somebody as they develop their very own voice. That particular person simply so occurred the be Jadakiss.
“Fun Fact: I spent all of my amateur rap career trying to sound like @jadakiss,” Push wrote on Instagram. “96-98, fortunately I found myself and have gotten to rhyme along side an inspiration of mine a few times, here’s another one… #HuntingSeason from the album #Ignatius dropping Midnite (3/6) RIP @icepicjay we miss you.”
“Hunting Season” initially dropped as a single off of Jadakiss’ forthcoming album. In wake of Pop Smoke’s dying, although, Pusha T introduced that he and Jadakiss could be pulling it off of streaming companies out of respect. “Hunting Season’ was a request that IcePick Jay (RIP) always had and in light of his death me and Kiss mad an incredible song,” he defined on his Instagram web page. “With that being said, the whole concept of hunting season and the hypothetical ideas of ‘killing rappers’ isn’t setting well with me while mourning the recent death of Pop Smoke. Rest In Peace POP and condolences to his family.”
Ignatius drops tonight.