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Music Review: 'Business Never Personal'

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Business Never Personal

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Chaos, Def Jam
genre:
Hip-Hop/Rap

We gave it a B+

Fourth time’s a charm? Well, maybe. EPMD’s fourth and latest release, Business Never Personal, continues their rough and rugged course. Over stripped-down fat beats β€” which border on the slushy and unwieldy β€” Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith’s, trade lines celebrating their own musical and lyrical skills in their signature lisps. Sure, it’s the same meat-and-potatoes recipe that has earned them three gold records, but you won’t find a more compelling lesson in relentless, basic funk.