Reviews Label: Def Jam

Label: Def Jam

7 reviews found

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KFAI - Undead
Jay-Z - The Black Album album cover


The Black Album, 2003

7.8 / 10

Oh, the farewell. There are two kinds of retirement in music. The first is the graceful bow out of the spotlight, which may or may not be a good thing, ...

Ghostface Killah - Fishscale album cover

Ghostface Killah

Fishscale, 2006

8.9 / 10

If "The Champ" has not, by the time of publication, been mass produced onto 12" record and shipped to every club DJ in the hip-hop speaking world then there is ...

Nas - Hip Hop is Dead album cover


Hip Hop is Dead, 2006

8.8 / 10

A hip hop album hasn't sparked this much controversy in years. The title led to many rappers taking great offense. Specifically, southern artists like D4L and Young Jeezy got heated ...

Ghostface Killah - The Big Doe Rehab album cover

Ghostface Killah

The Big Doe Rehab, 2007

7.5 / 10

On his seventh album it sounds like Ghostface is handing over the reins to the less noted, giving more of his name and less of his talent, allowing the up ...

Ghostface Killah - Ghostdini: Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City album cover

Ghostface Killah

Ghostdini: Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City, 2009

6.7 / 10

I’m a big Ghostface fan. Iron Man? Supreme Clientele? Fishscale? Love em’. The guy is by far the most consistent rapper of the Wu-Tang Clan. He’s got great flow, can ...

The Roots - Undun album cover

The Roots

Undun, 2011

9.0 / 10

I’m conflicted when it comes to “conscious rap.” On the one hand, I hate the label and attempt and creating a subgenre for hip-hop that doesn’t adhere to the conventions ...

Kanye West - Yeezus album cover

Kanye West

Yeezus, 2013

6.9 / 10

In an interview with the New York Times that predated the release of Yeezus, sixth solo album from Kanye West, the rapper/producer proclaimed himself the nucleus of music, fashion, internet and culture. On “New ...

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