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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#61 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 7:16 pm

So no one talking about this Sky album? smh
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Post#62 » by 3toheadmelo » Wed Feb 7, 2018 10:03 pm

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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#64 » by j4remi » Wed Feb 7, 2018 10:53 pm

Mecca wrote:So no one talking about this Sky album? smh


I don't like it as much as The Easy Truth but there's still a lot of "damn it feels good to hear some new ish" to it. Concepts wise, I think he's strong as ever.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#65 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 10:57 pm

j4remi wrote:
Mecca wrote:So no one talking about this Sky album? smh


I don't like it as much as The Easy Truth but there's still a lot of "damn it feels good to hear some new ish" to it. Concepts wise, I think he's strong as ever.



The Easy Truth is an in instant classic off of production alone with AB on the keys. Nothing will ever top that to me.

This album from a concept, lyrical perspective is wild to me. Love is Love concept crazy. Sound Like, Collateral & Crown’s Holder also elite sky tracks to me.

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Post#66 » by IllmaticHandler » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:09 pm

3toheadmelo wrote:im just a florida boy.



I thought you were from NY. SMH

Sit yo Florida boy ass down. :lol:


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Post#67 » by IllmaticHandler » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:11 pm

Mecca wrote:
j4remi wrote:
Mecca wrote:So no one talking about this Sky album? smh


I don't like it as much as The Easy Truth but there's still a lot of "damn it feels good to hear some new ish" to it. Concepts wise, I think he's strong as ever.



The Easy Truth is an in instant classic off of production alone with AB on the keys. Nothing will ever top that to me.

This album from a concept, lyrical perspective is wild to me. Love is Love concept crazy. Sound Like, Collateral & Crown’s Holder also elite sky tracks to me.

My catalogue like Avon meets Brother Mouzone


The album beats is to Jazzy. The problem with Sky is the same Problem with Kweli. They get to Nerdy with it. They need to study mos def cause he knows how to walk that line without sounding like a nerd.I did not think this album was all that.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#68 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:15 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:
Mecca wrote:
j4remi wrote:
I don't like it as much as The Easy Truth but there's still a lot of "damn it feels good to hear some new ish" to it. Concepts wise, I think he's strong as ever.



The Easy Truth is an in instant classic off of production alone with AB on the keys. Nothing will ever top that to me.

This album from a concept, lyrical perspective is wild to me. Love is Love concept crazy. Sound Like, Collateral & Crown’s Holder also elite sky tracks to me.

My catalogue like Avon meets Brother Mouzone


The album beats is to Jazzy. The problem with Sky is the same Problem with Kweli. They get to Nerdy with it. They need to study mos def cause he knows how to walk that line without sounding like a nerd.I did not think this album was all that.


Lupe runs into that problem as well. It gets so intricate that you lose him sometimes.

Sky always has that problem that he hits you w these triple entendres that are near impossible to solve.

Even saying that, his bars were crazy on a lot of these joints and he played w his flow a lot compared to recent projects.
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Post#69 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:21 pm

Mecca wrote:So no one talking about this Sky album? smh


:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#70 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:22 pm

Manhattan Project wrote:
Mecca wrote:So no one talking about this Sky album? smh


:lol: :lol: :lol:




don’t you start. You loved the crazy
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Post#71 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:27 pm

Mecca wrote:
don’t you start. You loved the crazy


Never had a problem with Wale, It was just always comical that you thought he was better than Skyzoo.

Heirlooms and Accessories was my song on first listen, I haven't been able to digest it properly yet.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#72 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:30 pm

Manhattan Project wrote:
Mecca wrote:
don’t you start. You loved the crazy


Never had a problem with Wale, It was just always comical that you thought he was better than Skyzoo.

Heirlooms and Accessories was my song on first listen, I haven't been able to digest it properly yet.



Lol I always love Sky fam. Jose7 put me on Sky back when I was Knicks LiL NaTe and had AIM back in ‘08

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Post#73 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:33 pm

Mecca wrote:
Lol I always love Sky fam. Jose7 put me on Sky back when I was Knicks LiL NaTe and had AIM back in ‘08

If I had to rank them in order
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I don't even have the time to digest music like I used to, by the time I get around to fully digesting this album he'll have two EP's and a mixtape out.
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Post#74 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:34 pm

My fav bars:

My music like a brick in the air meets a fist in the air

Now your direction come into question like you was OnStar

Love me like introducing you to Dominicans like when I introduce you to Ayesha Diaz and Kim and them

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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread V 

Post#75 » by Mecca » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:37 pm

Manhattan Project wrote:
Mecca wrote:
Lol I always love Sky fam. Jose7 put me on Sky back when I was Knicks LiL NaTe and had AIM back in ‘08

If I had to rank them in order
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Crown’s Holder
Love is Love
Collateral
The Stick Up


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I don't even have the time to digest music like I used to, by the time I get around to fully digesting this album he'll have two EP's and a mixtape out.


:lol: :lol: do you have these gifs saved?

& you North Shore of Staten so you know the commute to Jersey & Manhattan type long so I do most of my digesting via commute
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Post#76 » by 3toheadmelo » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:38 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:im just a florida boy.



I thought you were from NY. SMH

Sit yo Florida boy ass down. :lol:


All Jokes aside where you at in FL

I stay down in west Miramar
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Post#77 » by 3toheadmelo » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:40 pm

Mecca wrote:My fav bars:

My music like a brick in the air meets a fist in the air

Now your direction come into question like you was OnStar

Love me like introducing you to Dominicans like when I introduce you to Ayesha Diaz and Kim and them

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Post#78 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Feb 7, 2018 11:44 pm

Mecca wrote: :lol: :lol: do you have these gifs saved?

& you North Shore of Staten so you know the commute to Jersey & Manhattan type long so I do most of my digesting via commute


Google is a life saver for gifs.
Yeah when I used to work in Lower Manhattan I was able to listen to a new album three times in a day, now not so much.
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Post#79 » by 3toheadmelo » Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:37 am

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Post#80 » by fatalogic » Sat Feb 10, 2018 5:11 pm

Any thoughts on the best rappers since 1979 article? I don't have to much to disagree with but Andre 3000 and Ghostface needed to have a year if they were just going off rapping ability.
http://www.complex.com/music/the-best-rapper-alive-every-year-since-1979

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