The Christian Rich-produced record sounds absolutely sinister, which perfectly suits the story told by the MCs. Buddy and Snoop trade verses that detail a student-master type scenario. The former is an ambitious, yet perceptive kid, who is looking to follow in the path of his slick-talking, street affiliated OG.
Since Buddy and Pharrell’s working relationship no longer exists, it’ll be interesting to see how the rapper traverses the industry solo. If anything, this cut is a step in right direction. And it dates back to 2011, which says a lot about what Buddy’s potentially creating today.
Stream “Crime Of The Century” below.