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Raekwon – “Close To You” [LISTEN]

Younger music heads may think that Raekwon’s #TBT releases are little obscure at times, but he’s actually putting on for his era. The legend returns in his 12th week with a rendition of Gwen Guthrie’s funky 1986 single “(They Long To Be) Close To You.”

The Chef treats his version, titled “Close To You,” with a dexterous verse that paints a vivid picture of the braggadocio that comes with being a hustler. Stream the cut below and listen to Raekwon’s previous #TBT cut here.


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  • Shawn Peters

    He did it again! Chef is on fire!