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Check Your Head (Remastered Edition)

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Beastie Boys
Ricky Powell

Check Your Head (Remastered Edition)

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

We gave it an A

Fresh off the commercial failure of Paul’s Boutique, the Beasties had nothing to lose on this 1992 CD. It shows. The trio pushed their rhymes to byzantine new heights and stretched out with Hammond-and-bongos funk jams on Check Your Head. The bonus tracks on disc 2 make what’s arguably their best album even more like Jimmie Walker : Dy-no-mite! A

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