Turns out those dreadlocks aren't suffocating Lif's brain.
At first I reacted with my usual indifference when I read Mr. Lif's latest offering would be one song every few weeks leading up to the election, including a post-November 4 wrap-up song and an Inauguration Day album to boot. It wasn't so much the concept as it was the first single “Heard It Today.” I hated it.
“The Sun” is a different story. To quote Ghostface, “look who's shining again.” Oh my, my, my.
Suddenly, my normally apathetic attitude towards political rap has… dare I say… hope.
If you feel so inclined, you can purchase “The Sun” (the song, not the giant star) at the iTunes store.