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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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Review of Hits Collection Vol.1, The - Jay-Z

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He definitely hasn't relapsed if this album is anything to go by!

Advantages: Brilliant songs with catchy lyrics
Disadvantages: Only one or two weaker songs but even they are good in their own way

Marshall Mathers, better known by his stage name Eminem/Slim Shady was born 17th October 1972 in Detroit Michigan. He first gained notoriety in the early 90's when he began performing in rap battles around Detroit. His first album, entitled The Slim S ...

Great_reviewer07 05.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Relapse (Parental Advisory) [PA] - Eminem

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Eminem - Relapse

Advantages: Each song varies, so it's like 10 different albums crammed into one - good value
Disadvantages: Not as good as previous work, some weak songs

...I have been an Eminem ever since I was given the Encore album as a christmas present a few years ago. After Eminem took a 4 year break from his career due to a drug addiction and writer's block, he released the hugely hyped up Relapse album, everyone was ...

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Eminem's back... but not really to his best...

Advantages: Some good singles, Dr Dre raps again - twice!, He's been gone a long time..
Disadvantages: A couple of truly attrocious tracks.

After an almost five year absence from the recording studio, the most famous and far-reaching rapper alive today returns with a 20 Track record which forms the first half of his 'Relapse' release. There will be a second album, presumably entitled 'Relapse ...

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Relapsing Has Never Been So Enjoyable...

Advantages: Lyrically, Eminem's best work. His wordplay is phenomenal. Relapse is a treat.
Disadvantages: The album could be streamlined further.

Eminem - Relapse (2009) Producer: Dr Dre, Eminem, Mark Batson, other # Dr. West (Skit) # 3 A.M. # My Mom # Insane # Bagpipes from Baghdad # Hello # Tonya (Skit) # Same Song & Dance # We Made You # Medicine Ball # Pa ...

DanielKemp19 12.05.2010 · Read full review
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