It’s that time of the year again guys! Damn, this year has flown by real quick hasn’t it? I didn’t even have time to properly analyze all the music that’s been released this year. I’m writing this while on vacation so forgive me if this piece seems a bit rushed. Anyway, I think 2016 was a quite an incredible year for music. Although I feel underwhelmed by some releases, generally the music released was stellar. If you’re expecting to find Drake, Rihanna, Beyonce or Kanye West on this list then you’re on the wrong list. I’m only mentioning the LPs that really stood out to me and that I feel came out at significant points of these artists’ careers.
Okay okay I know I’m kind of late on this review but a lot has been going on so yah that’s my lame excuse aside from the fact that I actually wanted to take my time with this one. But at least I finally got it done yeah?
PS: I might be getting a website next year but I’m like so sad bc I’ve been blogging on blogger since I was like 13. *sigh* Anyway, it’s all good. I’m excited for 2015, are you?
So back to business!
2014 FOREST HILLS DRIVE.
J.Cole is on my favorite rappers list so I expected a lot from him especially after Born Sinner set the bar so high.People have already labelled 2014 Forest Hills Drive “The Album Of The Year” , others claim that it’s J.Cole’s “Best album yet.” But what is this album really about? I read somewhere today that this album was the top selling in America this week, that really sends a strong message to other players in this hip hop game especially because J.Cole was strict about dropping the album with little promotional work. A very bold decision.