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Yo Gotti
Back 2 Da Basics

You gotta appreciate Yo Gotti’s hustle. After a handful of respectable independent releases, the Tenn-a-key rapper landed a deal with TVT and dropped 2003’s Life. Despite not having a strong marketing or promotional push, the project still sold almost 40,000 units, which was five times more than his most successful indie disc. Now armed with proper support from his label, Gotti’s ready to finally give the people what they want with his latest offering, Back 2 Da Basics. Unlike his Memphis peers, who tend to focus on stayin’ fly and poppin’ their collars, YG opts to flex his conceptual skills as ...

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