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Upon hearing the announcement of his death from his family on New Year’s Eve, 11 days ago on Instagram, it was truly a shocking moment to understand that MF DOOM, the British-American rapper and producer had unfortunately passed back in October 2020. With the late announcement being described by fans around the world as “the most DOOM thing ever”, as MF DOOM was extremely unpredictable and enigmatic, it was still an incredibly heart-breaking moment for fans, hip-hop heads and other musicians alike as we remembered moments from his career, highlighted his intricate and clever wordplay and posted our favourite songs on our Instagram stories in memoriam.
In the light of 21 Savage releasing his highly anticipated Metro Boomin-collaborative-album Savage Mode II, It wasn't just about the Gangsta Rap beats (and the line addressing the memes about him being born in Plaistow, East London. Instead, it was the nod to Southern Gangsta Rap album artwork that was popular during the mid-80s and 90s that have caught people's attention.
When talking about the relationships that Archy Marshall might have with some of the biggest names in the charts right now, it might not come as a surprise that he would brush them off nonchalantly. Is it because of his effortlessly composed mannerisms or perhaps because he knows just how talented he really is?