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YG Pays Homage To West Coast Masterpieces On ‘My Krazy Life’

“My Hitta” is pretty specific for a Billboard Top 20 hit. To hang with YG and co., it’s a requirement that you don’t trip over potential romantic interests, be averse to snitching, be willing to catch a case when necessary, and just be about getting money. Specific stuff, but the funkified modernization of “I Got 5 On It” still skirts ubiquity. At the core of the blunt gangsterisms lies a straightforward ode to camaraderie — a trait welcomed in any setting. “My Hitta” is still the best song on My Krazy Life, but part of the reason it succeeds represents ...

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