Hip Hop Album Reviews

Dizzy Wright: SmokeOut Conversations

This took me sometime to critic, but it was definitely worth the time spent. With that said, when you think of Las Vegas a...

Curren$y: The Stoned Immaculate

Quality or quantity? This debate has ravaged mankind for centuries. Personally, I say why not both? Curren$y the Hot Spitta has been flooding the...

Nas: Life Is Good

Nowadays it seems that rappers are multiplying like gremlins. Some are good, some are awful, and some I can’t even consider as an artist....

[Album Review] Kanye West: Yeezus

What is hip-hop? Is it a genre, is it a specific sound, is it a feeling? I once heard someone say it was a...

50 Cent – Animal Ambition (Album Review)

Hip-hop has held to certain turning points ever since its humble beginnings of the late 80′s and early 90′s; where guys like NWA began...

MURS & ¡MAYDAY! – ¡MURSDAY! [ALBUM REVIEW]

What up D/S family. I go by Divine and I am the new writer for Def Sounds. We are not dead. We are back...

WIZ KHALIFA | 28 GRAMS (MIXTAPE REVIEW)

“I remember when Instagram meant a sack of bud in an instant.” — Now a social media outlook for anyone to display what they’re...

[Album Review] T.I.: Trouble Man: Heavy Is the Head

If there is one man in Hip Hop who has found his self constantly in the wrong kind of spot light, its rapper T.I....

[Album Review] Jay-Z: Magna Carta Holy Grail

There was an age when a critic would receive an album weeks prior to the release date, and would formulate a final decision after...

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