It's difficult to listen to this tribute album with a critical ear. (Even more so now since Friday, November 17, marks the first anniversary of DJ Screw's death.) For each cynical thought that crosses your mind when a rough-and-gruff rapper makes a declaration of love on this collection, a part of you has to believe there were only good intentions in the hearts of the contributing MCs -- mostly rappers who have performed and/or recorded on many of Screw's slowed-down compositions. Besides, it's the least these performers could do to preserve the memory of the man who helped them become voices in the... More >>>
Some Screw Heads preen when they mean to toast the king of lean.