In typical Hip Hop ‘bodying’ fashion, AQ has sounded a note of warning to the rap game through his latest single “Hmmm…”.
“Hmmm…”, has AQ in his braggadocios best, talking about his rapping ability and how he always ”kills’ it. Over a minimalist trap beat, the rapper also talks about the struggles of making music, narrating the difficulty he had with finishing his upcoming album, God’s Engineering.
As well as criticising the content of other rappers’ verses, A-Q also uses “Hmmm…” to challenge the authenticity of some of his peers, specifically pointing to the “alté” school of musicians — calling them out for trying too hard to be different.
The video directed by Samuel Achema,is a relatively low-budget flick filled with colours, and mainly AQ hovering over a dormant background, spitting bars. It also features particularly provocative lyrics being plastered onto the screen in the signature Street Fighter font, the rapper