Murda Beatz Reflects On Soulja Boy's Timeless Generosity


All the rah-rah regarding Soulja Boy‘s disintegration is a tad untimely. Even new-gen cats like Murda Beatz, and to a lesser extent, rapper/producer Sonny Digital, are leaping on the likelihood to assist Soulja Boy whereas the social networking partitions (he helped usher in) flip towards him.

As at all times, it takes the humbling energy of a producer’s “broad view” evaluation of music, to underscore the reality within the research of Soulja’s profession. In actuality, Soulja has carried out extra good than hurt, at the very least within the minds of Sonny Digital and Murda Beatz, two producers with little or nothing at stake within the method, however their very own coronary heart of hearts.


For one, Sonny Digital jumped on Twitter a relative reality sheet regarding Soulja and his personal profession. According to Sonny Digital, his first-ever placement as a credited producer got here 9 years in the past on a Soulja Boy tune titled “third Eye Open.” And whereas Soulja Boy was regarded for his willy-nilly benevolence when it got here to music movies, Sonny was truly underselling “third Eye Open’s” engagement (338ok in views) by a pair thousand.

In response to Sonny Digital crediting Soulja Boy with giving him his begin, Murda Beatz did a lot the identical. Murda posted “Mine was too” in response to listening to of Sonny’s first “manufacturing” placement with Soulja Boy. As he as soon as said in our unique interview in 2016, Murda Beatz’ first manufacturing placement exchanged arms earlier than it landed in Soulja Boy’s lap on consignment. The “Young N***a (Remix)” is actually how Murda Beatz broke to the plenty. Where do you stand on the enchantment to Soulja Boy’s revolutionary strengths – remark beneath?