I love John Mayer. Besides being criminally talented, he’s a pretty funny guy too. In response to Kanye’s attempts to expand beyond hip-hop with 808s & Heartbreak, Mayer has decided to take a foray into hip-hop. His de/reconstruction of the break he chooses isn’t actually bad but it’s his choice of lyrics that crack me up, summing up the essence of half the hip-hop and R&B songs floating around the charts these days.
Oh, and if you don’t know about Mayer’s guitar skills then check out his take on a popular Timberlake/Timbaland collaboration. Mad skills: