Meek Mill, Ty Dolla $ign, & Pusha T – 'Boyz in the Hood' (n.d.). Retrieved July 14, 2016, from
Meek Mill, Ty Dolla $ign, & Pusha T – ‘Boyz in the Hood’ (n.d.). Retrieved July 14, 2016, from

DJ Drama is back at it again with quality street music and he brought some heavy hitters with him! Earlier this week the 38-year-old Philadelphia native released his new single “Boyz in the Hood” off of his highly anticipated fifth studio album Quality Street Music 2.

The single features some of the music industries most lyrical lyricist from Pusha T, Ty Dolla $ign, and another Philadelphia native, Meek Mill. The recently released street anthem allowed the artist to express themselves and speak out on the struggles they have faced in their communities. Meek Mill and Pusha T share their verses of incarceration and dealing with the justice system, while R&B artist Ty Dolla $ign sings a heartfelt melody on the hook.

” I know you’re watching over me, but the devil’s tryna take my soul one day all my n-ggas’ll be free. I know you got your hand on me cause the devil’s tryna take my soul one day all my n-ggas’ll be free” Ty Dolla $ign sings. 

Each artists made sure to deliver themselves on this single, even DJ Drama himself had a few words of self- expression. As the track came to a clos, Drama left his audience with some words they’ll be able to think on forever. 

” We don’t choose the life we’re given but just make the best out of what we’re living. Circumstance don’t define you, your choices do … you know what your biggest blessing is? Tomorrow! DJ Drama expresses.

With all that’s taking place in the world, it’s amazing to see socialites take part and speak their peace on important issues through their talent.

Stay tuned for more motivation through the music with the release of DJ Drama’s “Quality Street Music 2” hitting the streets July 22nd, 2016! Until then take a listen to the new hit single “Boyz in the Hood.”


Written by:  Chante’ Hall


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