Most MCs regard themselves as artists—and rightfully so. With your imagination as the canvas, every word a rapper spews can be compared to a stroke of a brush; painting a story they weave in your mind. No doubt the likes of Slick Rick, Ghostface Killah, and Nas are some of hip-hop’s most beloved figures, yet they also double as master storytellers.
While most rappers are using words to illustrate their story, Brooklyn’s own TTK is well, actually using paint. Combining his passion for both hip-hop and art, TTK has blessed FRANK151 with our latest feature column: See What I’m Sayin’; a visual ode to some of his favorite hip-hop lyrics.
Since it’s #WuWednesday, today is dedicated to GZA’s “4th Chamber” featuring Method Man, Ghostface Killah, Killah Priest, and RZA. The quote, which you can hear in the video for “4th Chamber” and “Shadowboxin,” comes from Ghostface Killah at 2:59.