There are a lot of feel good stories out there, the single mother who wins the lottery, the immigrant who makes it big, Air Bud. And now there’s Baka. After narrowly avoiding human trafficking charges, and serving ten months for assaulting a woman and possession of a weapon in 2015, the former Drake body guard has just signed to OVO records. Top that Air Bitch.
While the Toronto native may not be the most sympathetic figure, his latest release “Live Up To My Name” is undeniably catchy. Littered with some of the most fun quotables of the summer (She say I look like Usher when I’m trappin’ in the rain) quality production, and the Drake stamp of approval, Baka Not Nice is primed to make a name for himself that hopefully involves staying on the figurative side of pimping.