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Remember Renzo's Understand This?

Houston's history is dotted with albums that, fairly or not, have been swept aside. We'll examine them here. Have an album that you think nobody knows about but should? Email [email protected].

Renzo Understand This (Self-released, 2010)

Renzo is the diminutive free-agent MC who enjoys singing his own hooks and offering ironic answers each week in the Rap Round Table discussion. If you've been out at a rap-related event this year, you've no doubt brushed shoulders with him.

Understand This possesses moments of levity, that's for certain, but there are as many serious (and probably expository) plot points as there are silly moments.

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