Nipsey Hussle & DJ Premier Never Got to Collaborate; this Mash-Up Project Let’s You Hear What That Would Have Sounded Like

Source: DJ Tiger

Nipsey Hussle sounds great over boombap.

Throughout his long career, Nipsey Hussle worked with a lot of producers. However, he was never able to officially link up with legendary producer DJ Premier on a track. (Even though it seems like the two did have a relationship.)

So DJ Tiger decided to do something about it.

 READ: J. Cole Says He And Nipsey Hussle Planned To Collaborate In 2019

A couple of weeks ago, Tiger dropped a very fire mashup project called The Premier Hussle. The project features Nipsey verses over a rarer selection of DJ Premier production. (Don’t expect to hear Nipsey over Nas’ “N.Y. State of Mind.”)

READ: Nipsey Hussle: More Than Music, More Than a Rapper

There are some real gems on this project. Give it a spin below.

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