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Vol 1 is not for hardcore Jay-Z fans but good for begginers

Advantages: A concise collection of the hip hop icons greatest hits
Disadvantages: Huge amounts of his best songs are omitted. Not as good as some of his stand alone albums.

Jay-z is a phenomenon. Growing up as a deprived child in a poor part of Brooklyn, New York, Shawn Carter has taken over the hip hop world to become a multi millionaire entrepreneur of world renown. He has launched the careers of legendary artists such a p ...

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Hip Hop History

Advantages: A classic album
Disadvantages: Do not buy if you are not a fan of hip hop music

Stillmatic saw the return of Nas back into the world of hip hop Artist Nas was born in 1973,from a very early age he was heavily involved in music, his father was Olu Dara who was a jazz musician.From the age of 9 he was involved in rapping havin ...

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Nas takes a REWIND back to his 2ND CHILDHOOD!

Advantages: Some excellent production and lyrics; ONE MIC and 2ND CHILDHOOD are CROWNED Queensbridge classics
Disadvantages: One disappointing guest rapper - AZ remains a SLAVE to THE FLYEST / Some overrated lyrics

*************************************************************************** * THE QUEENSBRIDGE ALBUMS (Columbia Records): STILLMATIC The Nas Album Collection - Part I Author: DJprimo Published by DJprimo for DIJEH inc. / Works of Art ...

DJ_primo 15.08.2007 · Read full review
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ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING TIMES IN HIP HOP

Advantages: humour, wit, intelligence, exposure
Disadvantages: not many, most of the songs sufice

Ok let me break down why i decided to write review on this album since there is another perfectly good review already written on it. BEFORE YOU QUESTION WHY THERE IS NO INFO ABOUT THE TRACKS ON HERE, IT'S BECAUSE THERE IS ANOTHER PREFECT REVIEW ALREADY ...

habmaster 13.03.2008 · Read full review
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Genius Stands Still As In Stillmatic

Advantages: Excellent, interesting subject matter. Returns to his Illmatic roots!
Disadvantages: Some poor guest appearances which are disappointing to Nas and Stillmatic. Fans of Illmatic will definitely love Stillmatic as Nas the prophet fuels the flames of the Queens Bridge - Brooklyn Bon Fire.

Nas has finally returned to his neat introspective lyrics and poetry fuelled tracks as the promising young black star that released the hip-hop breakthrough album, Illmatic. Ever since the release of Illmatic, hip hop fans and critics have speculated as t ...

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