Jay Z & Kanye West - Watch The Throne [Official Discussion Thread] #WatchTheThrone

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 6 years ago '09        #1481
BrooklynStiles 82 heat pts82
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 StateProperty88 said:
my favorite part of the song, and probably the album...that sh*t was a call to arms for black people real talk
that verse put the battery on my back.
 6 years ago '08        #1482
Eagles All Day 87 heat pts87
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 BrookLynnStiles said:
i asked because tracks like "murder for excellence", "new day"...etc. don't really grasp you in the first listen. to appreciate them you gotta really listen .




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jay uses dominos to explain class and race hierarchy. the black spots are called pips. the person with the least amount of pips has the HIGHER score. this is how you win

the higher hov rises in status and wealth, the fewer blacks he sees until he is almost totally surrounded by white (people)

hince: "i'm all dressed up with no where to go" (the whites on his level don't want his blackass, but his black lower-level friends don't want his rich a.ss) hov is waiting for more of us (black people) to get to his level of success to celebrate w/ him. 'till then hes alone.
 6 years ago '09        #1483
59fifty 
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Hate made it in america,ham,n lift off...dont care for illest mf alive
 6 years ago '11        #1484
case sensitive 
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i agree with your opinion on some songs

Welcome To The Jungle is one of my top joints on the album tho...the skitzy beat and Jay's flow are great to me
 6 years ago '10        #1485
TiestoFriendly 6 heat pts
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This is the only Watch the Throne review that's truly worth reading:

 6 years ago '05        #1486
murdmon 4 heat pts
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 1LynguisticMind said:
you one of those dudes who think its a classic huh
Not at all..the album came out a week ago...how can anyone call it a classic.


It seems like your review of the album was pre-determined before you even listened to it
You have some type of biased of these two artist in which clouded your judgement of the album musically.

ex...murder to excellence...welcome to the jungle...lift off..

your preception of jay's lyrics in murder to excellence is different from mines...thats part of the reason for me disagreeing. I can disagree right?

and why base your overall score of the album by judging each song individually? How does each song mesh together as a whole should play a part too. transitions? flow of the album?
Your review is tunnel vision.
 6 years ago '05        #1487
DaOmega_1 271 heat pts271
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For me (out of 5):

No Church in the Wild (ft. Frank Ocean) = 4.0
Lift Off (ft. Beyoncé) = 1.0
n*ggas in Paris = 2.0
Otis (ft. Otis Redding) = 4.0
Gotta Have It = 3.0
New Day = 2.5
That's My bi*ch = 4.5
Welcome to the Jungle = 3.5
Who Gon Stop Me = 2.0
murder to Excellence = 4.0
Made In America (ft. Frank Ocean) = 2.5
Why I Love You (ft. Mr Hudson) = 1.0
Illest Motherfu*ker Alive = 2.0
H*A*M = 1.5
Primetime = 3.5
The Joy (ft. Curtis Mayfield) = 3.5

Overall... It's a mixed bag for me. So, its a 3.0 or a 3.5...
 6 years ago '05        #1488
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 case sensitive said:
i agree with your opinion on some songs

Welcome To The Jungle is one of my top joints on the album tho...the skitzy beat and Jay's flow are great to me
LOL I am trying to figure out what pauses this n*gga talking about. Some of these n*ggas can't be posting on hip hop boards b/c they hearing is sh*t. Jay's flow was smooth and lyrically...the way he reflected on BIG, Pac, MJ and Pimp C in the second verse is beyond impressive. The only problem with the song is Swizz. The beat is good enough...but him getting on the track was not needed. I think this n*gga must Jay's flow on the last verse of "Who Gon Stop Me" confused with "Welcome to the Jungle".
 6 years ago '07        #1489
1LynguisticMind 177 heat pts177
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you cant tell his pauses in otis and welcome to jungle where hes tryna catch his breath and his "aughs"
 6 years ago '05        #1490
iggyemu 
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 1LynguisticMind said:
you cant tell his pauses in otis and welcome to jungle where hes tryna catch his breath and his "aughs"
Otis yes. Who Gon Stop Me...omg get this n*gga an oxygen tank. But not in Welcome to the Jungle man. You gotta have the two songs mixed up.
 6 years ago '04        #1491
likwitcrewmembe 2 heat pts
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Only song that is unbearable is Lift Off and the beat is good just everything else is garbage. I'm a 30 yr old White male and I APPROVE! Such a MUSICAL cd I understand why some don't like it. Its actually musically and has soul and feeling and the swag and ignance is untouchable I love that! Hate whatever u want but u know its a great cd!
 08-13-2011, 11:09 PM         #1492
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u cant rate an album based on swag

its a 7.5/10
 08-13-2011, 11:12 PM         #1493
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what is ignance
 6 years ago '09        #1494
Jacc Blacc 55 heat pts55
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i agree...4.5/5 album, good music, i guarantee you jay-z next album is garbage though, he got lucky with this one, for every blueprint, american gangsta, reasonable doubt, theres a bp2, kingdom come and vol 3 that is a.ss
 08-13-2011, 11:31 PM         #1495
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 Jacc Blacc said:
i agree...4.5/5 album, good music, i guarantee you jay-z next album is garbage though, he got lucky with this one, for every blueprint, american gangsta, reasonable doubt, theres a bp2, kingdom come and vol 3 that is a.ss
Kanye > Luck
 6 years ago '11        #1496
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yea, its such a hiphop album. my girl is listening to this sh*t and just blanking out cos she dunno wtf is going on. this sh*t is straight purist music
 6 years ago '07        #1497
INFAMOUS 13 heat pts13
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 6 years ago '07        #1498
CheezyDoDo 15 heat pts15
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 coolbeans said:
what is ignance
the gay mexican singer ?


EDIT : nvm thats Iglesias

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 6 years ago '09        #1499
just2intense 14 heat pts14
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I stopped reading when u said you a 30 year white male and you APPROVE.
 6 years ago '04        #1500
likwitcrewmembe 2 heat pts
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stopped reading whenu were a 15yr old f*ggot! Deluxe edition really makes it a great cd. Jigga does soo many subliminal disses its funny. I don't expect u young f*gs to appreciate this cd. For all the old heads who honestly thought we would ever get Bad Meets Evil and The zthrone in the same yr?
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