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Did Migos Change The Sound Of Rap Forever?

Migos and Zaytoven seem to believe Migos changed the sound of rap forever. Quavo and Take Off sat down with VLAD TV and expressed that they feel like they changed all genres forever. Quavo stated that he truly wishes they received the respect that he feels they deserve. Migos feel like everyone is now rapping like them with the same flow and style. With their popular hit singles and features like Drake, they feel like the underdogs despite feeling like they’ve contributed a lot to music. They said that they must have something for Drake to rap like them on their own song (“Versace” remix). Apparently after Drake’s verse was heard is when others tried to mimic their flow by using the “eighth note triplet flow”. To change the rap game forever, it seems like one would have to bring something original. Many say Migos just made a flow that already existed popular again.

Did Migos really change the sound of music forever?

39 Responses to “Did Migos Change The Sound Of Rap Forever?”

  1. Syn

    That’s a big hell no! These boys just lucked up with their sound, which previous artist had the flow already like Gangsta Boo, Lord Infamous, etc pretty soon in a few years or months we gone be like Migos who? Bc they damn sure ain’t original and talk about the same trap life every other “trapper” spits

      • Syn

        I’m not a bruh and just go listen to his flows, they’ll tell you everything you want to know

      • ursocalledgod

        Give me a reference track or else you’re on some fuc boy shyt

    • Dgrlzmsuga

      You mention Gangster Boo. Even Lord Infamous too. The difference is that those rappers didn’t influence other rappers of their era to switch up their flow. Hate them or love them, Migos caused Drake, Meek Mill, Kanye, J Cole and numerous others to change up their flow. Even French Montana changed his on Moses. So what they are speaking is facts and they need to be respected in the game for influencing their peers.

    • Dgrlzmsuga

      You mentioned Gangster Boo. You didn’t mention Lord Infamous. The difference is that those rappers didn’t influence other rappers of their era to switch up their flow. Hate them or love them, Migos caused Drake, Meek Mill, Kanye, J Cole and numerous others to change up their flow. Even French Montana changed his on “Moses”. So what they are speaking is facts and they need to be respected in the game for influencing their peers.

  2. Slickeye Villain

    It’s a phase everyone will move on eventually just like when everyone was using Ace Hoods flow and where is he today?

    • Ipullcards

      That’s true. But if they were the ones to popularize the “eighth note triplet flow” lol.. Then they deserve some credit. Idk how much but it’s def being done by every lame rapper.. Including Drake.

    • jeweliano

      I think his status dropped around the time that bezel fell off his watch a while back.Something as petty as that can ruin a rapper these days smh

      • dbfromdc

        ANYBODY THAT KNOWS RAP
        KNOWS THAT THE THREE CADENCES FLOW CAME FROM 3-6 FUCKBOY!!! YOUR STUPID ASS DON’T EVEN KNOW WHAT THAT IS SQUARE ASS NIGGA!!!

        KICK ROCKS LAME!!!

      • IDNTGIVAFUCKBOUTNOTHING

        Oh shit you got a name for it lol. All I know is I listened to lenty of 3-6 Records from since Tear the Club Up days and I still listen to Juicy J now and there are literally no similarities in their Rap Style yall niggas be Reaching for the Stars with these comparisons.

      • dbfromdc

        THIS MORON DON’T EVEN KNOW WHAT THE 3 CADENCE FLOW IS BUT CLAIMS THERE ARE NO SIMILARITIES!!!LMMFAO

        I’M DONE WITH THIS OJ THE JUICE DICK SUCKING ASS NIGGA!!!

  3. Dan_Tebasco

    Considering how crap rap is currently I don’t think that’s anything they should brag about but more be ashamed of

  4. ursocalledgod

    YES! they ushered in this garbage azz flow and basic elementary level lyrics. these niggaz are AZZ! the south has given us some greats but they take an L for this and Nelly cause he also ushered in some garbage azz rappers.

  5. SoulFul Epic

    If you want credit for ruining hip hop … put on the crown then with that bullshit … Wack ass rappers totally ruining the creativity from developing in mainstream hip hop.

      • WORLD DOMINATOR

        How can you ‘steal’ something LAME & UNORIGINAL to begin with?!@#!

      • IDNTGIVAFUCKBOUTNOTHING

        By copying it and selling it like its your own.

      • SoulFul Epic

        Im a realest … If you think they did, I can agree every rapper sounds the same these days with that bullshit. Where it started, I have no clue cause its infected all coasts. I know it definitely started in the south and if Migos wants credit for that, much respect for that stolen trash.

  6. Marvel

    If you think about it, money ruined hip hop nobody is really hungry no more like in the 90’s, every rapper rap about the same shit money and hoes lol

  7. Nemesis_Enforcer

    Everyone is definitely biting. “Forever”is kind of strong. Flows have been bitten and played out over and over again. Nothing last forever.

  8. WORLD DOMINATOR

    Oh we can BLAME THEM for Killing Hip Hop!
    Wack sayin’ NOTHING lyrics, lame music,& f*cked up attitudes……..Yeah they ‘accomplished’ a lot!?

  9. Marvlouz

    Listen to Puff’s no way out album and check out “What You Gonna Do.” At :30 in he flirts wit the “migos” flow then at :46 he uses it as well.. And no way out prolly came put before migos was born.. No hate just statin facts

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