Originally Posted by Smif-N-Wessun
Or maybe they just don't think GKMC is very good, or Kendrick Lamar for that matter. I don't think Illmatic is the undisputed G.O.A.T. album, but I do think comparing GKMC to it from a quality standpoint is blasphemy. Influentally, it remains to be seen, but GKMC isn't exactly revitalizing the west coast the way Illmatic did for the east.
I'm not saying that everyone who doesn't side with the comparison is like that, but there are people who just have very ignorant point of views and reasoning for them. Of course Illmatic is the better album, but they do have a a lot of similarities.