Fabolous “Summertime Shootout 2: The Level Up”
New York, New York – He’s Reloaded!! The word on the streets is that my man Fabolous is back with the follow up to the infamous original Summertime Shootout mixtape! Yes, I can confirm that Summertime Shootout 2: The Level Up is the sequel to the mixtape series! in lieu of a full length studio album, the SS2 comes as a well received body of work from one of the World’s most prolific MC’s!
The Summertime Shootout 2 mixtape is well worth the hype, and then some. In classic Fabolous style, the mixtape features a boat load of precision like flows on-top of the throwdest instrumentals in the game. Of course, Fabolous brings the pain lyrically with steady punchlines and 16’s effortlessly! As Fabolous once stated, “I’m a movement by myself, but, were a force when we’re together”! He means that literally! The Brooklyn rapper invites a few friends to the party with some unbelievable collabs. The mixtape features Chris Brown (“Wishing”), Future (“Check On Me”), Lil Uzi Vert (“Goyard Bag”), Wale (“Faith in Me”), Tory Lanez (“4am Flex”), and Trey Songz (“Sex wit Me”).
The production on SS2 solicits the best of the best, with AraabMuzik, Sonaro, !llmind, Mark Henry, and Amadeus lending their respective touch to the project. On the track “Faith In Me” feat. Wale, Fabolous even gets his R&B on by delivering the hook in a true alto tone! Overall, the entire mixtape goes hard with originality, variety, and the creativity that places Fabolous in the category of “Iconic”. Dropped the Friday before Labor Day, SS2 continues to shatter download records. Simple and plain; Fabolous resonates with the hip-hop World, and remains the undisputed champ of what’s hot on the streets!
While no release date for the Jadakiss/Fabolous collaboration project Freddy Vs. Jason been stated at this juncture, we can salvate over the Summertime Shootout 2. A Real testament to Real Hip-Hop, that is sure to be added to Fabolous vault of Greatness ~Renzo