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Geto Boys’ ‘The Resurrection’ Album Review w/ Fatboi Sharif  | Ep. 141

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This week we dive into a bonafide rap classic - 1996’s ‘The Resurrection’ by Geto Boys! And joining us in the hot seat is a man on fire right now, and one of our favourite hip hop artists out there - Fatboi Sharif 🔥

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Show Notes

  • Least hip hop thing in the last 24 hours? (02:04)
  • Why this album should be in Crate 808 (03:00)
  • How Geto Boys were ahead of their time with ‘I Just Wanna Die’ (07:53)
  • Differing messages: Willie D on ’Ns and Flies’ + ‘First Light of the Day’ (11:40)
  • The complicated connotations and reduction of gangsta rap + Tupac energy on this album (12:15)
  • Talking Black nihilism in hip hop (19:12)
  • What does each member bring to the group? (23:12)
  • Scarface’s numerous 5-Mic Moments on this record (26:13)
  • Thoughts on ‘Still’ and using it in Office Space (33:26)
  • 5-Mic Moment: ‘The World is a Ghetto’ (37:55)
  • Hidden Gem: ‘Time Taker’ + ‘Open Minded’ causing Fatboi Sharif to have car accident (43:10)

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