×
Rhapsody App for
Rhapsody International, Inc.

Natural Selection 2.0

Listen to

Natural Selection 2.0

by VARIOUS ARTISTS

Natural Selection 2.0 by Various Artists
Play on Rhapsody
by Various Artists
Natural Selection 2.0 by Various Artists
Released: Jan 2007
Label: Nature Sounds
The casual observer would be forgiven for thinking this was a reissue. The production is a choppy pastiche, borrowing the grimy/quirky jazz aesthetic that mid-'90s producers such as Havoc and RZA mastered. Wu Tang in-house producer Mathematics nestles a humming soul loop against the sweetly sluggish drums of "King Toast Queen," while MF Doom's jittery, lowbrow lounge anchors "Project Jazz," which finds Doom's alter-ego, the lewd Victor Vaughn, trading verses with Talib Kweli. Yeah, it's obsolete for those who want their hip-hop to pop, but there's still some magic in this torch-bearing rap.
Sam Chennault
Rhapsody app on your desktop or mobile device.

3 months of Rhapsody Premier for $1, then just $9.99/month

Freedom to play what you want, anywhere. Limited time offer.