Nipsey Hussle – Victory Lap
Released: 16 February 2018
Back when this album 1st dropped I always said I’d wait until I bought the CD to do a proper review. I finally found the CD at a record store a couple weeks ago, so here it is, as promised. My review of Nipsey Hu$$le’s long-awaited debut album, “Victory Lap“. RIP Nip.
★★★★1/2 – ★★★★★: Stellar example of genre; peak potential.
★★★★★: Best in show; pinnacle release from an all-time great artist.
★★★★1/2: Stellar example of genre; peak potential.
★★★★: Excellent; recommended to all fans of artist or genre.
★★★1/2: Very good; a few bland songs or minor flaws throughout.
★★★: Good; fans of the artist will find value here.
★★1/2: Average; does little to establish the artist or maintain quality.
★★: Unexceptional; a few highlights but otherwise bland.
★1/2: Weak; unrecommended for anyone but major fans of the style and/or artist.
★: Seriously flawed; very poor work but relatively listenable.
1/2: Terrible; a true embarrassment and akin to audio masochism.