Track Of The Day: Kendrick Lamar & Nosaj Thing - 'Cloud 10'
Yesterday's 'Track Of The Day' (here) is the perfect example of pop song-writing. Today's 'Track Of The Day' is the perfect example of the producer/rapper connection fitting like a glove. The confident vocal delivery from Kendrick sits perfectly on top of Nosaj Thing's dreamy production.
The project was catalogued quite nicely by the Windows Phone Me Series, which you can see below. Ok, it's a bit like an advert, but a good one at least.
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