Lupe Fiasco Outlines Smartphone Addiction In “Pick Up The Phone” Video


Lupe Fiasco doesn’t get enough praise for his vivid storytelling. He’s one of the best narrators in hip-hop, and he pushes listeners to think. Yep, someone had to say it.

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Last month, the Chicago native released “Pick Up The Phone,” now gives listeners the video treatment. As he delivers lines about our relationship to our devices, the video follows a guy who’s worried about his girl not responding to his text nor calls.

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While strolling through pictures of him and his girl, he sees a bottle of pills on her cabinet in one of the pictures. With this, he goes to her home only to find her lying unconscious in the bathroom.

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Lupe has promised us a few albums: Drogas Drogas Lite, and Skulls.