RSS Feed

First Quarter Best Mixtapes Of 2012 #23: Boldy James – Consignment: Favor For A Favor

Writer’s Pick
KidNamedChance: 15
Squarian: 27
HD: 26

Boldy is a Detroit rapper whose biggest look to date is probably his appearance on the Cool Kids’ When Fish Ride Bicycles album; Consignment even includes a song about how happy he is to be down with the Cool Kids. But that affiliation turns out to be pretty misleading with regards to what sort of music Consignment actually includes. This is heavy, bleak, joyless gangsta music, the kind that owes a ton to darkly literary New York holdouts like Cormega and Mobb Deep. (Boldy’s voice even sounds exactly like Prodigy’s from time to time.)


About akidnamedchance

Blogger, Free Honor Roll Student

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: