Black Thought returns with his long-awaited new solo project ‘Streams of Thought, Vol. 3: Cane and Abel.’ Which in fact seems to be a journey into the legendary Roots lyricist mind. With topics centered around a violent history, civil rights, and all the other harsh realities of this country, Black Thought raps his way into many people’s all-time greatest emcee list.
Tracks like “Good Morning” produced by Swizz Beats and features Pusha T and Killer Mike not only provide the perfect soundtrack to the current civil unrest but also display just how versatile Black’s thoughts are.
The lyrical surgeon attacks each record with precision as the project is composed of 13 Boom Bap styled B-boy records that are sure to have you on the edge of your seat longing to hang on to the previous bars. It is well worth your time to travel into this powerful ride into Streams of Thought, Vol. 3 to hear the stories of the dissonant realities of Black people, police violence, and political corruption.