Real Spit: Plies has cranked out club hit after hit for the mainstream masses while being criticized for leaving his core audience at bay. Have no fear, the dynamic duo Plies and DJ Scream are here to restore order.
In an effort to keep his street audience content, Plies has released the 14-track street album You Need People Like Me, marking his official return to the mixtape circuit.
"It was all about going back to my ... mixtape foundation," said Plies from an Atlanta studio. "Hooking back up with a person [DJ Scream] that at the beginning of my career we made an antique of a mixtape together, me and the big homey Scream. To be able to adapt to the situation, bro, and give these streets as much material as we can give them but the right material at the same time, we feel like this mixtape was the perfect time. The streets were asking for it. You ain't gotta take it from me: Ask the streets who got the best mixtape."
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