Watch Slick Rick’s First New Music Video in Nearly 20 Years

Slick Rick is still cold.

Last November was the 30-year anniversary of one of the greatest rap albums of all time: Slick Rick’s The Great Adventures of Slick Rick. The iconic rapper is still out here crafting jams.

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He has just dropped two new songs: “Can’t Dance to a Track That Ain’t Got No Soul” and “Midas Touch.” He combined both those tracks for one star-studded video that features appearances from Black-ish’s Miles Brown, MC Lyte, French Montana, YoYo, DJ Kaos, and more. It is the first video from the legendary rapper since The Art of Storytelling-era, which was 20 years ago.
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Rick has kept himself busy over the last year, appearing on songs with Black Eyed Peas and French Montana. Check out the video for “Can’t Dance to a Track That Ain’t Got No Soul/Midas Touch” below.

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