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Follow The Leader

Expanded Edition

Artist: Eric B. & Rakim

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Label: Geffen
Album: Follow The Leader (Expanded Edition)
# Song Title   Time
1)    Follow The Leader Album Version More Info... 5:37
2)    Microphone Fiend Album Version More Info... 5:16
3)    Lyrics Of Fury Album Version More Info... 4:12
4)    Eric B. Never Scared Album Version More Info... 5:18
5)    Just A Beat Album Version More Info... 2:05
6)    Put Your Hands Together Album Version More Info... 5:15
7)    To The Listeners Album Version More Info... 4:31
8)    No Competition Album Version More Info... 3:53
9)    The R Album Version More Info... 3:54
10)    Musical Massacre Album Version More Info... 4:28
11)    Beats For The Listeners Album Version More Info... 4:09
12)    The R Extended Remix More Info... 9:21
13)    Microphone Fiend Extended Remix More Info... 5:19
14)    Put Your Hands Together Fon Force Mix More Info... 5:29
 



Performer Notes
  • Eric B. & Rakim: Rakim (rap); Eric B. (scratches).
  • Additional personnel: Stevie Blass Griffin (various instruments).
  • Recorded at Power Play Studio, New York.
  • Personnel: Eric B., Rakim.
  • New York team who met in 1985 and have gone on to become an important duo in Rap's short history. Their debut album, PAID IN FULL, caused great legal waves via its explicit use of samples (Eric B is often credited with putting the funk back into rap music via his James Brown signatures). Rakim was responsible for introducing a more relaxed, intuitive delivery which was a distinct advance on the thumping bravado of Run DMC and LL Cool J, and is best sampled on this influential and instructive album. The title track, "Lyrics Of Fury" and "Microphone Fiend" provided the fullest possible evidence of the duo's skill.

Professional Reviews
Rolling Stone - 3 Stars - Good

Producer:Eric B. & Rakim
Format:CD (1 Disc); Stereo
Country:USA
Studio/Live: Studio
Release Date:26 April, 2005
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What can I say about this album - except, get it if you haven't already ! This is the 2nd classic album in 2 years for HipHop's greatest duo (in '87 they released Paid In Full). MC Rakim has the perfect voice for rapping and DJ Eric B uses unusual samples not being used by anyone else at the time. The title track is personal favorite - the lyrics (bravado in full effect !) and the beats - sublime (I hear something new in this track just about every time I listen to it). Best tracks -

Follow the Leader
Microphone Fiend
Lyrics of Fury
Put Your Hands Together
No Competition
Musical Massacre

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