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Raw Deluxe

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Raw Deluxe

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Geestreet, V2
genre:
Hip-Hop/Rap

We gave it a B-

For 10 years the Jungle Brothers have worked in obscurity, producing propulsive grooves that avoided Public Enemy’s stridency and gangsta rap’s vulgarity. But Raw Deluxe finds the Brothers coming off like Wu-Tang Clan adjuncts. This attempt at a hit is brittle and forced. Still, cuts like ”Brain” exhibit flashes of their old brilliance. B-