Monday, 23 August 2010
This freestyle by Pharoahe is lyrical, conspiracy rap at it's best. The rhyme, flow, delivery are all perfect. The lyrical content, is relevant and brimming with esoteric, political, astrological and cultural references. Pharoahe drops into his verse in Latin! He also uses the word "innocuous", Pharoahe definitely has the best vocabulary of any emcee. I don't think Talib Kweli or Jeru are testing him. This is Pharoahe in "F*ck up any emcee" mode.
"All seeing eye ocular exam. The apocalypse, back by popular demand."
"The fur made of a lion, the eye of horus mount zion, vibrant, prominent, constellations of Orion/ The reason why my stars are in alignment."
"It's bio engineered ergonomics...'
Sunday, 15 August 2010
Monday, 9 August 2010
Demo EP from Detroit soul artist Dwele and rapper Elzhi who went on to be in Slum Village. This EP is incredible, the recording is terrible, it's a demo. But if you appreciate Slum Village and you want to hear that raw Detroit soul rap then this is for you.
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