February 26, 1993 at 05:00 AM EST

12 Inches of Snow

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
performer
Snow
Producers
EastWest
genre
Hip-Hop/Rap, Pop
We gave it a B-

When dancehall’s tendrils extended into mainstream culture, it became inevitable that a white star would eventually emerge. Meet Snow, a 22-year-old Canadian who attempts a shower of reggae rants, hip-hop rhymes, and sensitive crooning on his debut, 12 Inches of Snow. But it doesn’t all stick. Ragamuffin toasts, like the slippery and tuneful hit ”Informer,” score musical points, but Snow’s beige-boy raps and color-me-off-key singing fall flat. B-

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