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02.25.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
There's a great moment on Joe Budden's new album�actually, there are a lot of great moments on Joe Budden's new album, this one just struck me as particularly novel�where on the penultimate track Budden prays for understanding. You don't need to be a Ja Rule completist to know how these songs usually play out: The troubled rapper confesses and is granted implicit salvation, playing out the classic...
02.05.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
After 98.3's Basement Crew played this track a couple weeks back�damn the "embedding disabled by request" option on YouTube�I finally broke down and got Joe Budden's 2003 debut album. I'm glad I waited until the price dropped to about a dollar on Amazon's seller stores; though ideally I wouldn't have cracked at all. It's a really clumsy album that never lives up to its single: Budden is a mediocre...