YoungstaCPT‘s influences are numerous, and so they at all times display in his paintings. His newest unmarried “To Are living and Die in CA” used to be impressed through 2pac’s “To Are living and Die in LA.” The music is plagued by West Coast references like “I grew up round 2pac‘s they have been all on dying row” and “It is not anything however a g thang, and I am the brand new Snoop Dogg.” He additional raps, “It is like Cape The city and Compton are step bros”
Within the music, YoungstaCPT paints the image of existence in Cape The city’s Colored neighborhoods. He touches at the Western Cape province’s gangsterism disaster, which he likens to LA’s. He raps:
“No East facet boys right here bra the Western Cape could be very vibrant/ Wittebome and Wynberg I am throwing up the Ws/ House of the courageous, residing area of the blameless/ Gangs in LA and CA that is no accident/ Stray bullets flying however the others are planned/ Vacationers going house wishing that they by no means visited”
The tale may be depicted within the visuals thru a reenactment of a shootout between two teams of younger other people. The video is directed through Blake Steenkamp.
“To Are living and Fie in CA” is a unmarried from YoungstaCPT’s debut album, 3T, which used to be launched previous this yr. The album’s primary theme is Colored id and existence in Cape The city. Earlier singles from 3T come with “YVR,” “YAATIE” and “Outdated Kaapie.”
Watch the tune video for ‘To Are living and Die in CA’ beneath:
YoungstaCPT – To Are living And Die In CA