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Five Mad Faded #CloudRap Facts From H∆SHTAG$ Video featuring Spaceghostpurrrp and Robb Bank$

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5. Cloud Rap is about #Drugs

Rap music has always maintained a relationship with narcotics. But, as cloudy duo, the Main Attractionz explain, cloud rap signifies the shift of the genre's key totem -- the rhyme-spitting MC -- from hustler to customer. "It used to be about selling the drugs. Now, everyone is talking about using the drugs."

4. Cloud Rap is Not Synonymous with #Lo-Fi

Look, mane. Just 'cause your demo sounds like it was recorded in your mama's Florida room on Garage Band (because it was) doesn't make the tunes crappy in a relevant way. It just makes them sound like you should maybe stop drinking so much cough syrup, get a job, make enough money to move out of your mama's Florida room, and then save up for some fucking studio time.

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Matt Preira