Six years between albums has provided Ab-Soul with the kind of self-reflection necessary for growth. Now he’s back to restore the feeling of great lyricism while sharing his testimony.
Interview: Aleia Woods
Editor’s Note: This story will appear in the Winter 2022 issue of XXL Magazine, on stands now.
Ab-Soul is a firm believer in the age-old phrase good things come to those who wait. The idea certainly applies to his own music. Since the release of his last album, Do What Thou Wilt., in 2016, his “loyal to the soil” fans have been wondering when they’ll receive the next project full of the rapper’s introspective lyricism. Ab-Soul finally delivered with his fifth LP, Herbert, this
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