Peep the awesome bar piano and doo-wop throwback of "Arthur's Song," which has Slug sipping on something and confessing (most likely) his sins and thoughts about his last cigarette a few years back. Rap fans that know these OGs know exactly what they're going to get when these guys deliver the tunes. There are never any surprises, nothing too flashy: there's the standard gimmicky track that borrows its name from a celebrity (this time around Slug blows a sonic kiss to wifey on "Kanye West"), and the rest of the album is all head-nods and life lessons. It's a tried, tested and true formula that has allowed these two humble cats from the land where Kirby Puckett smacked homers to do this for so long. Here's to many more years. (Rhymesayers)
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ReviewsJul 20, 2015
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ReviewsJul 17, 2015
Over the years, label Huh What & Where has grown from a loosely affiliated group of friends sharing an obscure Wordpress page to an internat...
ReviewsJul 10, 2015
Quelle ChrisInnocent Country
Anyone hoping to chant along to catchy hip-hop choruses will be dismayed by Innocent Country, the new LP by beloved underground Detroit MC Q...
ReviewsJul 09, 2015
Ghostface KillahAdrian Younge Presents Twelve Reasons To Die II
Twelve Reasons to Die II may be a Ghostface Killah album, but fellow Wu-Tang Clan affiliate Raekwon gives reliably solid turns on five of th...
ReviewsJul 07, 2015
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Like many of his previous efforts, Statik Selektah's seventh album Lucky 7 features the respected producer's hard-edged East Coast productio...
ReviewsJul 07, 2015
Having recently passed the halfway mark of 2015, it's safe to say the current calendar year has not been kind to Lil Wayne. Some passable fe...