Today In Hip-Hop: UGK Released ‘UGK 4 Life’
While the music lives on, and Bun continues to carry on UGK's mission, XXL spoke to 11 rappers—peers, disciples and those in between—about the legacy of UGK 4 Life, the importance of the duo, and what Bun B and Pimp C brought to hip-hop that can never be replaced. Stay trill. —XXL Staff
On this day, March 31st, in hip-hop history...
2009: Five years ago from this day, UGK released their 6th and final album UGK 4 Life, roughly a year and a half after the death of group member Pimp C. Bun B commented stating “UGK 4 Life is the final studio album from my late great brother Chad Butler AKA Pimp C and myself," he said in a press release. "It is my sincere hope that it’s a fitting bookend to the legacy of UGK and the life and times of Pimp C.”