Around this time last year, the Clipse were firmly established in having their cult following support and promote what ever direction their drug trade influenced penances took them. Even so, the glamourous commercial realm still eluded most of the brothers from Virginia’s efforts. If a day could alter the course of a career for an eternity, imagine what a full 365 days can bring. Pusha T especially, saw a rap rebirth if there ever was one, as he linked with Kanye for one of the biggest songs of the year as well as inking his name onto paper to ensure things will stay that way. While Malice’s solo moves aren’t as tremendous, the older Thornton is hitting the books—literallywith a biography in the works.
Ironically, all this ties in with their most recent lasting collaboration from 2009′s Til The Casket Drops. While blood will always be thicker than water, this track will be the accompanying theme song in the fork in the road until their paths mesh once again.