It may have taken the Snowman a minute to put out his long-awaited TM 103: Hustlerz Ambition album, but Jeezy wasn’t just sitting around twiddling his thumbs. While fans salivated for his major-label release, Young fed the streets with a pair of DJ Drama-helmed mixtapes in 2011. (The Real Is Back and The Real Is Back 2). By the time Jeezy finally released his latest installment from his Thug Motivation series in December, he had earned himself a #1 rap album.
MTV recently wrapped up their Hottest MC’s In The Game List over the past week. After its release, controversy ensued with some questioning their removal from the list (J. Cole) and others feeling totally honored to be recognized for their accomplishments (Big Sean). Here is MTV’s Hottest MC’s: Honorable Mention Edition.