Lil Uzi Vert takes the #6 spot on Village Voice’s annual Pazz & Jop poll with a track titled ‘XO TOUR Llif3’ (translating, I suppose, to “XO Tour Life”).
According to the invaluable website Genius, this song is “about Uzi’s relationship issues with ex-girlfriend, Brittany Byrd, and substance abuse.” A rap break-up song? That could be interesting.
I’ve heard a lot of good things about Migos, the artist at #3 on Billboard’s Hot 100 this week. Donald Glover even used part of his Atlanta Golden Globes victory speech to praise them.
So I had high hopes for ‘Bad and Boujee,’ their highest ranking song to date (it spent a couple of weeks at #1 a month or so back).