We gave it a B-
Any rap crew worth its weight in blunts needs more than scowls and violence to stay afloat in the flooded gangsta market. On its second collection, South Central Cartel injects some fun into its tales of gang strife: The menacing ”Bring It On” boasts an irresistible chant-along chorus, while ”Drive Bye Homicide” features a flute surfing the funky (and at times monotonous) beats. You can almost forgive the album title’s over-the-top gun fetishism, ‘N’ Gatz We Truss. Almost.