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A Thin Line Between Love & Hate

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A Thin Line Between Love & Hate

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Hip-Hop/Rap, Soundtracks

We gave it a C+

VARIOUS ARTISTS A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (Warner Bros.) The L.B.C. Crew’s ”Beware of My Crew” (produced by Snoop Doggy Dogg) and R. Kelly’s ”Freak Tonight” set the tone for this collection of by-the-numbers gangsta rap and lasciviously boorish R&B pap. Thankfully, old school-type love songs from Tevin Campbell, Eric Benet, and Sandra St. Victor cross the line that separates predictable posturing from emotionally moving music. C+