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Kid Ink Is Unpredictable And Entertaining On ‘My Own Lane’

If you aren’t attentive enough you may confuse Kid Ink’s aesthetic for superficiality. The punch-drunk nature of his clubby, infectious hit, “Show Me,” a collaboration with Chris Brown, is a rather cursory reflection of his brand as a whole if you take it simply at face value. However, when digested with more scrutiny, Kid Ink’s music weaves an elaborate web of sounds and textures that tackles classic rap tropes of glitz and glamour with creativity and flair. The LA rapper is quite chameleon like when shape shifting to fit a particular task at hand; his wordplay gets rapid and elastic ...

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