The Secret Sauce In Trap Rap is Toxicity

Apple purchased rappers Gucci Mane and Jeezys’ deadly beef in exchange for millions of streams. Unfortunately, a resolution was never part of the deal

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“Yes, the men who invaded the home of Gucci’s friend were affiliates of Jeezy. Now here’s the inaccuracy: Jeezy never intended to have Gucci killed.”

“Gucci and Jeezy had to first be embraced by nationwide street toxicity before being accepted as music artists. It’s almost as if the trauma is the aspiration.”

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Bonsu Thompson is a writer, producer, Brooklynite and 2019 Sundance Screenwriters Lab fellow.

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