Originally from Boston, Kali Raps recently made a move to Los Angeles. What motivated him to relocate, you ask? On Why I Came to Kalifornia, the aplty-titled fourth single off his forthcoming mixtape, the emcee fills us in on his many reasons, flowing over a sampled beat by Show Off boss Statik Selektah (who flips Leon Redbone’s funk-soul classic of the same name). Like what you’re hearing? More fresh tunes await on Kali’s DJ Green Lantern-hosted On Schedule tape, set to hit the ‘net March 6.
Update: Click “Listen Now” above to view Kali Raps “Why I Came to Kalifornia” video.
Written by richard on 02/22/12
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