L. Hodson

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Freedom Lasso ~ Akala
Freedom Lasso ~ Akala
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5.0 out of 5 stars It is that GOOD!!, 25 Oct 2008
First of, this album is great, and is easily in my all time top ten. I believe Akala is the best rapper out now and criminally underrated/unrecognised. He is always experimenting with the beats and sound which is what hip-hop is all about. This could very well be raps zenith, especially when compared with the stagnate American market.

Akala touches on many issues, as many of the other reviewers have mentioned, but what has got me especially gripped is the philosophical approach he employs in songs such as 'something inside my head' and 'I don't know' the latter deserving special praise. He is our Lupe Fiasco only better.

His music can be so absorbingly esoteric. You… Read more

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