04 Sep HipHopDX Reviews September 4, 2019
Villian Park – The Recipe
By the time introspective The Recipe closer “5 Fingaz” comes around, it’s clear of Villain Park’s collective vision of providing a project that’s fun, insightful, bar filled and full of some captivating instrumental choices. The album serves as a nice middle ground between mainstream gangsta rap mythos and alternative styles without sacrificing the core inspiration of both.
SiR – Chasing Summer
SiR makes some risky creative choices in Chasing Summer that pays off and pushes him into a new creative plateau of Los Angeles’ alternative soul sect inching toward mainstream.