Brooklyn Nets’ iconic basketball athlete Kevin Duran has revealed his top 5 Hip-Hop albums this year. Speaking on the EST podcast, the worldwide sports superstar gave his flowers to Nayvadius DeMun Cash – popularly known as Future or Future Pluto and said that his top Hip-Hop album of 2022 has to be the iconic emcee’s ninth studio album I NEVER LIKED YOU.
Released on April 29th 2022, Future’s star-studded album with guest appearances from Kanye West, Drake, Young Thug, Kodak Black and more debuted atop the US Billboard Top 200 and moved over 222,000 copies in the first week of release. The production on the album was overseen by Southside, Wheezy, ATL Jacob and more.
“Transparency, he’s honest, he’s vulnerable, confident, aggressive. He’s really authentic with his moment I don’t feel like it’s a lie at all,” Durant said. His list was then followed by Drake & 21 Savage’s debut collaborative effort Her Loss, 38 Spesh’s 7 Shots, Steve Lacy’s Gemini Rights and Kodak Black’s Back For Everything.
Check out Durant’s year picks here on the EST Podcast.