Earlier this month, South Carolina bred emcee Nick Grant trucked over to the VIBE offices with a Macbook filled with new music to share. Accompanied by his manager Jason Geter — who helped T.I. build Grand Hustle — the vocal booth killer gave us a preview of his latest creation “For Love” — featuring Dominic Gordon.
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The song, which samples Bobby Caldwell’s “What You Won’t Do For Love,” finds Nick flipping syllables and metaphors about his love for hip-hop — and the lame rappers & washed up chicks who test his patience. Tupac also famously sampled the record on his posthumous single, “Do For Love.”
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“Most of the music is natural to me,” Nick tells VIBE about his studio sessions lately. “I just think you pick and chose who you want to be, and I just choose to go this route.” He is currently working on a new project, which is slated for release this year.
Stream “For Love” below.