12 O'Clock Track: YP & King L, "Rub a Dub" | Bleader

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

12 O'Clock Track: YP & King L, "Rub a Dub"

Posted By on 08.29.12 at 12:00 PM

Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe

C-Sick
  • C-Sick
In this year's Best of Chicago issue I called "I Don't Like" producer Young Chop the Best Producer With a Chance to Become the Next Kanye. I'm not a gambling man, but if this were a betting-with-money scenario I'd also make sure to put some on C-Sick, another young local who started out making juke and has developed into one of the more inventive beat makers in the city—he won the national Red Bull Big Tune competition in 2008, when he was only 17. "Rub a Dub" is technically a YP song (from his recent mixtape No Doz—download requires DatPiff login) with a verse by King Louie (who's now going by simply "King L"), but the real star of the track is C-Sick's big, brassy, vaguely dub-inflected beat. Listen after the jump, and if you feel like you need more C-Sick immediately in your life, check out Roy French's "Amazing," streaming over at Fake Shore Drive.

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Miles Raymer

Agenda Teaser

Music
Kyle, Marc E. Bassy, Tobi Lou Concord Music Hall
October 21
Music
Jain, Drama Metro
October 21

Tabbed Event Search

The Bleader Archive

Popular Stories