Joey Bada$$ Pens Emotional Reflection On "1999" 7-Year Anniversary
Considering everything he's contributed to the game, it's sometimes easy to forget that Joey Bada$$ is only 24 years old. Yet the Brooklyn rapper has used his time wisely, amassing a respectable discography of solo albums, collective projects, and unexpected songwriting credits to his name. Today, Joey has decided to look back on where it all began, which is to say, the release of his acclaimed mixtape 1999. With features from Capital Steez, Kirk Knight, CJ Fly, Nyck Caution, and more, 1999 quickly caught on with both critics and fans alike, instantly placing Joey at the forefront of a New York movement - a charismatic young rapper fuelled by Old Head energy.