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YRS Jerzy’s Wednesday Throwback: Rick Ross ft. T-Pain – “The Boss” (starring Snoop from “The Wire #LHHNY)

By YRS Jerzy
Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer

Seeing how Rick Ross has had the game on lock, over the past few years, it’s easy to forget that he wasn’t a big deal, at one point. He got off to a strong start, with his debut album, but was mostly viewed as a regional star. On top of that, he was under the one hit wonder shadow.

 

Rick Ross dropped “The Boss” as the second single off Trilla, his often-delayed sophomore album. With “The Boss,” Rick Ross got the song to start the album off strong. Getting with T-Pain at the height of his career only maximized things.

After “The Boss,” Rick Ross went onto become the hitmaker he is now, lasting an additional eight years. While T-Pain is nowhere near where he was then, this song still bangs. Fans of “Love & Hip Hop” may note the cameo of Snoop from “The Wire,” who is on season seven and this is this week’s Wednesday Throwback.

Watch “The Boss” by Rick Ross ft. T-Pain below:

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