How Lupe Fiasco Won His Beef With Atlantic Records

Lupe Fiasco is doing something cool here. This week, he and Google exec Di-ann Eisnor launched their Neighborhood Start Fund in search of entrepreneurs in areas overlooked by Silicon Valley Investors. It’s gonna start in Chicago. That’s dope. He also dropped a new song on his website called “Pick Up The Phone.” The track sounds like it could’ve been on either “Lasers” or “Tetsuo & Youth.” Both albums have two of the wildest backstories in Hip Hop history. Let’s break it down.