FACT: Everyone who moderates/writes for Rap Genius has something Apple-branded. I personally have an iPad, iPod (Click Wheel [All Retro Everything]), and an iMac. My parents actually still have an App...
In contrast to the typical beat with a tempo of only 85 bpm, the instrumentation to this track brings a fierce intensity to the overall aesthetic.
Before anything, though, the remarkable sample must be addressed. The first thing heard is the phrase:
¡El pueblo unido, jamás será vencido!
Translated from the Spanish into English:
The united people will never be defeated!
“¡El Pueblo Unido Jamás Será Vencido!” is a very famous song of the Nueva...
One thing that cheers me up after a marathon vortex discussion / rehash of "how are we going to expand into non-rap genres?!" (we figured it out, btw) is to read through some of the positive tweets people have written about Rap Genius. Here's one of my favorites: