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    If you like Mick Jenkins, listen to Joey Purp.

    Joey Purp's iiidrops came out last week, and even though Joey has been rhyming for a while as part of Chicago's SAVEMONEY collective, this sounds like his true arrival.

    The beats are on point, the features are massive, and Joey is rhyming on another level. We were introduced to quick-witted flows during a backyard freestyle at SXSW, but hearing his finished products is even better. Like fellow Chicagoan Mick Jenkins, it sounds like rapping just comes easy to Joey. No flow is forced, and each one is delivered with a cool confidence that can only come from a born spitter.