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Timbaland – ‘Hands In The Air’

My thoughts on Timbaland’s “Hands In The Air.”
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Tigger’s 25 Best Albums of the Aughts (00s), Part 1

The thing that is interesting to me about all the lists I’ve read about music in the Aughts is how little the lists reflect the impact of the internet.  Reading most lists, you wouldn’t think that the industry changed as … Continue reading

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Best of the Rest: Shai’s Mr. Turn U Out

Shai were too smooth, their harmonies too perfect, for the early 90s in which they tried to stake out their place. But interesting, that quality is what keeps their music from sounding dated or trite, especially Blackface, their sophomore album.  … Continue reading

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Best of the Rest: Playa’s Birthday

Choosing an album track to highlight from the Playa catalog is stupid hard. They literally have not recorded a single thing that I haven't loved. I initially wanted to highlight an unreleased song, LUST, which surfaced on Black's 2004 solo … Continue reading

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My Tribute to Static Major – R.I.P.

Another underrated, on-the-verge of blowin up black artist has passed away way too soon – Static Major. On Monday, February 25, 2008, Stephen “Static” Garrett, died in Louisville, KY at age 33.  Cause of death is unknown. I’m more upset … Continue reading

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