Shabazz Palaces: Lese Majesty
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Shabazz Palaces: Lese Majesty

The call for hip-hop to be more “mature” and less materialistic is a simplistic argument…

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The Top 20 Albums of 2011
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The Top 20 Albums of 2011

20. Fucked Up – David Comes to Life [Matador] The most ambitious band to vaguely…

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Top 25 Songs of 2011
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Top 25 Songs of 2011

25. St. Vincent – “Surgeon” [4AD] To know Annie Clark is to love her. The…

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Best Albums of 2011 (So Far): You Ain’t Livin’ Until You Hear These
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Best Albums of 2011 (So Far): You Ain’t Livin’ Until You Hear These

Shabazz Palaces: Black Up
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Shabazz Palaces: Black Up

Shabazz Palaces Black Up Rating: 4.8/5.0 Label: Sub Pop “With the neon in your blood/…

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Honorable Mentions 2010
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Honorable Mentions 2010

Let’s start the year by looking back. Here are our favorite albums that didn’t make…

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