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Vince Staples Serves Up Tales Of The Streets In ‘Shyne Coldchain Vol. 2′ Mixtape

As a follow up to the 2011 release of Shyne Coldchain Vol. 1, 2014 XXL Freshman Class nominee Vince Staples has returned with the second installment of the mixtape series appropriately titled, Shyne Coldchain Vol. 2. If it wasn’t any indication by the bandana tied-noose illustrated in the cover art, the 10-track project serves up a brazen coming-of-age tale in the streets of Cali hoods, loaded with a sense of numbness that overlays dark wordplay and creative pessimism. Embracing a cold atmosphere, Vince Staples opens up Shyne Coldchain Vol. 2 with the somber single, “Progressive”, which locks down haunting production courtesy ...

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