For most people this week probably failed to live up to the high expectations they had, but for all that there was still a lot of good Hip-Hop released.
Tracks are in order of quality
Shad - Time ft. Promise | Review
Side Effekt - The Essence (Instrumental) | Review
Reks - This Is Me
Intution - BSTU (remix) | Review
Treble and Blues - The First Time (Instrumental) | Review
CunninLinguists - Hard As They Come | Review
Big K.R.I.T - Dreamin'| Review
If you're looking to download an individual track just click the review link next to each song, there’s a link on that page
Lupe Fiasco - LASERS
While pretty much everyone was disappointed by this release it’s hard to deny that it’s still at the very least a good album and its standout tracks hold up well against the high points of Food & Liquor and The Cool. It’s the low points the album experiences that ensure it’ll never be seen on the same level as his previous two releases.
Raekwon - Shaolin v Wu-Tang
I tend to judge Raekwon releases by the production and the guest verses as raekwon himself doesn’t hold that much interest for me. I thought the production was a mixed bag and ditto for the guest verses.
Reks - R.E.K.S
Really enjoying this. A little inconsistent (like every Reks release) but I’d say this is his strongest album yet.
Treble and Blues - The Blue Note
Not much to say about this except that if you enjoy jazz influenced Hip-Hop you’ll love it.
Download: Treble and Blues - The Blue Note
Pharoahe Monch 'W.A.R' Final Artwork & Tracklist
Details On Pusha-T's 'Fear Of God' Mixtape, Dropping March 21st
Scientists Identify The Correlation Between Jay-Z's Face and Album Sales
Monthly Hip-Hop Recap: February