In sum, Get Rich is an incredibly calculated album, albeit an amazing one. Just a bunch of punchlines and simple observations - kind of like 50 Cent. When reviewing and critiquing hip hop, you have to look for impact, content, originality, cadence and so on and so forth. Can't complain bout the Dre instrumental, though. You can rationalize it all you want: I just heard the fucking thing and I'm wondering why I still have it in my collection. In fact, if songs endure years after release, chances are they were good in some respect.
Dre during his annual physical, and the rest is history. Gimmie a lyrical or production break down, use actual terms, if your going to continue to shit on great albums. Select albums in the Format field. Glad to see that a rap beef included yet another homophobic reference; who says hip hop is dead? In December 2009, magazine ranked Get Rich or Die Tryin ' at number 12 on its list of the Top 200 Albums of the Decade. And he has one great album.
If this trash wasn't such a blatant sellout attempt. Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Dr. Retrieved on February 28, 2010. No wonder chicks love this song. In 2012, named the album one of the classic releases of the last decade. No, I don't understand why, since it's not like 50 is a one-man N. So, you should think about re-reviewing this album.
In true Ras Kass fashion, part of the problem is the beats, but Curtis has regular access to Dr. Loved it when it came out I had a huge Aftermath bias in the early half of the past decade, for some reason. It was originally intended to be used on 's debut album, Oh My God, but due to creative differences was not released. Rap in hip-hop is about many things. The album was also included in the book.
Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Dr. Get Rich Or Die Tryin' was also nominated for a Grammy award for Best Rap Album. I read somewhere that 50 considered himself the George Bush of this rap shit which is a horrible way to market yourself, by the way , but his stance has some merit; he did take out one of the most hated men in the hip hop world during his term did I just compare Ja Rule to Saddam Hussein? Dre who does four credit for laying out the red carpet here, and also give 50 credit for reveling brilliantly in his much-documented mystique -- from his gun fetish to his witty swagger, 50 has the makings of a street legend, and it's no secret. And he's eerily talented at hooks - isn't that a form of lyricism? Well guess what dude, its, not, it was relevant ten years ago, and yes it is a classic. But until he drops that truly jaw-dropping album -- or falls victim to his own hubris -- this will certainly do. Here's another album reviewed ten years after it drops and your trying to find its relevance to modern day? It was the best-selling album of 2003, selling 12 million copies worldwide by the end of the year.
Brilliant marketing move on both Dre and Eminem's parts: the cuddly super-gangsta rapper who would rather fuck the shit out of you than fall in love. Dre and released his next mixtape,. The opinions presented on this site are those of the author alone, and not of Google, Blogger, or any of the authors of the links listed in the sidebar, unless otherwise noted. It was ranked by as one of the best albums of the 2000s. Prior to the album, 50 Cent released several mixtapes alongside the on an widely believed to be his debut in 2000. Rather than display the intellectual capacity of a rotten vegetable which one understandably transforms into after being on Jay-Z's dick since puberty , it wouldn't hurt you to listen to the album.
Archived from on December 27, 2010. The song reached number one in Denmark, Germany, Ireland, and Switzerland and the top five in Austria, Belgium, Finland, Greece, Norway, Sweden, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. Give Em who produces two tracks and Dr. Probably the most hyped debut album by a rap artist in about a decade, most likely since Snoop's Doggystyle 1993 or perhaps Nas' Illmatic 1994 , 50 Cent's Get Rich or Die Tryin' certainly arrived amid massive expectations. If you would have reviewed thiswhen it dropped you would of had a completely different opinion as you wuldnt of had ten years to manifest hate for the dude. In 2003, Get Rich or Die Tryin' was ranked as the number one album of the year on the Billboard 200. However, after suffering legal troubles and being blackballed from the music industry, 50 Cent found difficulty in securing another major-label recording contract, until he signed with 's Shady Records in 2002.
I understand your review but albums already classic. After reading your reviews its clear that you have one stance on hip hop and are far from being open mimded or a hip hop head for that matter. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Dre produced this track, which aided in ending Ja Rule's career. It does not take a brain surgeon to come to this result. Archived from on February 23, 2009. But it doesn't have to suck by default.
Took me a while to realise that half of the record sounds like shit. You can't hold sales and popularity against a rapper like this. I've always had to be two people since I was a kid, to get by. If someone wants to recognize an art form, recognize what makes it such. Archived from on February 18, 2004. In the 2017 video game , one of the records found inside Paradigm's home is Get Rich or Die of Natural Causes, a reference to the album.
It's funny, because you fault 50 Cent for not being a rapper with substance, but this review has almost no substance at all. Despite market fluctuations, technological innovations and stylistic revolutions, Fat Beats; as a distributor, record label, online storefront, and retail store, continues to thrive. There are no download links available on this site unless the artists themselves provide their permission. If you cut Blood Hound, Don't Push Me and Gotta Make It To Heaven, this album is almost perfect. Lots of people say that Buck is the best rapper out of the camp, the one with the most potential. The album features production from mentors Dr.