During a radio interview, T.I. spoke about his recent “The Message” playlist which was released to Apple Music and contains music centering around black unity.
One of the artists that appeared on the playlist was Kendrick Lamar, who T.I. says is the “most successful revolutionary rapper alive.”
T.I. went on to say that Kendrick Lamar was successful in his lane of making revolutionary music, much like KRS-One and Mos Def, however, he hasn’t traded commercial success for speaking his truth.
T.I. also praised Lil Baby for his song “The Bigger Picture” which speaks on police brutality and the black community.