Babyface Ray and Big Sean team up with Hit-Boy to deliver new Detroit banger “It Ain’t My Fault”. In case music followers haven’t gotten acquainted with him yet, Babyface Ray has been one of this year’s breakout rappers, and for good reason. The spitter has gone from a blimp on the radar map to a solidified star since his breakthrough Unfuckwitable EP dropped in January. Despite an XXL freshman list snub, the project’s success and his numerous features from have made him hard to ignore. His signature off-kilter flow influenced by his hometown and natural storytelling abilities give a unique sound that hits every time.
Given his tremendous momentum, it makes sense fellow Detroit phenom Big Sean would appear on the new collaboration. The track takes off to another level sonically with GRAMMY-winning producer Hit-Boy behind the boards. Once both rappers find their pocket on both sides of the energized instrumental, it’s nothing stopping them from going overboard in the booth. Ray and Sean spend the track trading bars about how they can’t help the wins they’re stacking up.
Tax bracket out of reach, I ain’t reaching out
NBA-type NDAs, shit ain’t leaking out
The music video features both in front of interrogators and paparazzi cameras while flexing their city’s signature smooth dressing style.
“It Ain’t My Fault” is not only another jam under Babyface Ray’s belt but proof that Detroit’s rap scene is still going strong.