Many years back, the world of Hip hop gave birth to this vocal delivery of rhythm and rhymes called rap. And now it's gone on for many years producing top lyricists who can get you high on their words. Same lyrical quality does Rodes exhibit as he pours out his heart on his new jam.
What’s so special about this guy? His lyrics are deliberate and real. While some rappers would strife hard to challenge for awards. Rodes seems to have his focus on a different cause. Perhaps he'll go on to be a force to reckon with low-key as he follows the footsteps of many great emcees from his home town, Chicago.
He might not be a world-renowned rapper but he works hard and he spits real. Since he started stringing words together in 1994. Rodes has gone on to release top notch tracks as The Edge, Kicking Back and Tanite among others.
When Rodes grabs the mic, you listen, and you know he has intent. And that's one thing that sets his kind apart from the majority. This fresh “Neva Mind” track is nothing short of the meaningful lyrics for which Rodes is known.
Rodes goes solo on this track. Nevertheless, he runs through his lines smoothly, shedding his lyrical light on relatable matters in the society. He is clear as ever, no slurring of words.
In this brief bar-stacked track, his sharp lyrics cut through issues like the hustle for money, representing amidst challenges and the onlookers running their mouth while a nigga's doing shit. You never get enough of all these, and to hear Rodes go on about these things goes a long way to say that “you're not alone in this struggle”.
The hardcore hip hop instrumentals have that repeated bounce that makes the song pop. And he skillfully drops it hot on every beat of the track. Neva mind proves beyond doubt that Rodes is a man on a mission, and you should check this track out, its available on all streaming platforms.