The rap game hasn’t been the same since we lost Pimp C nearly six long years ago. As 1/2 of UGK, the outspoken mouthpiece of the group always had a lot to say and wouldn’t compromise his beliefs for no man. As we mourn the deawt of a Southern pioneer, check out FREEOnsmash’s ode to the late Pimp C.
It’s been 6 years to the day since the unfortunate timely demise of the late great Chad “Pimp C” Butler. While he was only able to provide us with one proper solo album in the streets (among them classic UGK tapes we grew up listening to), Pimp C was one of the most underrated artists we’ve come across in rap. From producing, mixing and mastering cuts for the UGK team where Bun’s only task was to provide an elite 16; which is why the Pimp was ahead of time musically and proved cats are still catching up on game years after he left us.
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December 29, 1973 – December 4, 2007 |