Kendrick Lamar Raps Over Dr. Dre’s “The Chronic” Beats In New “The Damn Chronic Mashup”.
So rumor has it that Dr. Dre is allegedly still working hard on his mythical Detox album, nonetheless some of his best beats get a refresh with new verses. DJ Critical Hype paired some of the rap mogul’s classic beats to an assortment of dope Kendrick Lamar verses. Dubbed The Damn. Chronic, the mashup project not only captures the aesthetic and culture of the city that produced two of the greatest stars in hip-hop but also provides a fresh new perspective on the storied catalogs of the Compton duo.
In speaking with Pigeons and Planes about the release, DJ Critical Hype explains, “I was determined to make it work, but the truth is it wasn’t easy,” while also adding, “I had to dig deep and make a capellas for about 60 to 70 Kendrick songs and try and find stuff I was happy with.”
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