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I used to own the first two albums on vinyl(including the US promo which supposedly only 500 copies were pressed) and had forgotten about they had shortened the running time of both by omitting tracks. It states HIP 117, but the single record is marbled orange, has plain white inner sleeve (not the picture sleeve) and has a poster included. The Low End Theory took Tribe to that fabled "next level" hip hop acts always bang on about by performing the trick every authenticity-obsessed artist most dearly wants to execute.

is harder-edged, darker, and, in terms of its adherence to established hip hop codes, actually a little bit conservative . From gorgeous album art to world-class listening guides, you’ll find yourself discovering something new every time you listen. This version came packaged in a plain black sleeve with a sticker of the album cover artwork attached. He named "Check the Rhime" and "Buggin' Out" as highlights, while giving the album a three-star honorable mention, indicating "an enjoyable effort consumers attuned to its overriding aesthetic or individual vision may well treasure.He credited the group, saying, "Until that point, when people used samples on records, it was pretty much one loop that played throughout.

Supported by the lead single " Check the Rhime", The Low End Theory debuted at number 45 on the Billboard 200 chart. Chris Rock - Top 25 Albums Archived 2017-08-25 at the Wayback Machine "It's really hard to top this album. The album has also influenced Kanye West, [61] Common, [61] D'Angelo, [61] Jill Scott, [61] Nas, [67] Kendrick Lamar, [65] Logic, [68] Havoc, [26] Madlib, [65] Robert Glasper, [65] and Dr.

Second studio album from the trio of Q-Tip, Phife Dawg, and Ali Shaheed Muhammad originally released in 1991 is considered one of the best hip-hop albums of all time.

George also credited Q-Tip and Phife Dawg for "trading lines like psychic sparring partners", as they "pause, interject, charm and challenge with understated aplomb.It was awarded a perfect five mic rating in The Source, with reviewer Reef lauding their "progressive sound" and "streetwise edge", adding that "there's no sophomore jinx to be found here—only real hip-hop. By accepting these digital cookies we can suggest and market exactly the kind of records and artists You are interested in. Recording sessions for the second album began when sessions from People's Instinctive Travels kept creatively flowing. In 2003, Rolling Stone ranked the album at number 154 on its list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time; in a revised 2012 list, it was ranked at number 153, and in 2020, it moved up to number 43. The album was primarily produced by group member Q-Tip, with a minimalist sound that combines bass, drum breaks, and jazz samples, in a departure from the group's debut album, People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm (1990).

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