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Born Gangstaz

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Born Gangstaz

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

We gave it an A-

With BOSS’ debut, women finally enter the hallowed halls of gangsta rap. Sure, there have been other foulmouthed female rappers, but none foul enough to make even Ice Cube blush. Packed with drive-by shootings, drug deals, and feelings of paranoia, Born Gangstaz works because BOSS and Dee’s lyrics hover between celebration, regret, and horror. Sloshed with moaning keyboards, the bass and drums throb with the high level of intensity set by the album’s simply unforgettable vocals. A-