In Celebration of Us

Skyzoo - In Celebration of Us
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2018 Ratings: #459
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From top to bottom, In Celebration Of Us is every bit as impressive as Skyzoo himself alluded to. Stellar production, songs that require multiple listens to fully grasp all the gems, and a conceptual vision that hits the mark — this is upper echelon hip-hop.


It strives to be an artistic statement and its full grandeur is unveiled only through repeated listens.


One of his top-notch records, though I will say, he's definitely trying to do too much with these songs.


On In Celebration Of Us Skyzoo has relentlessly great storytelling through lyricism which really feels up there with some of the great rap lyricists, the record is pretty technically pleasing in terms of rap ability

The problem with the record is it's overshadowed by linear dead-ends instrumentally and structurally, often sounding like a compilation of good freestyles rather than a well constructed rap record, this isn't an outright bad thing when listening to a rapper of good technical ... read more


This is another solid Skyzoo record, he never disappoints. Beats and rhymes with that classic NYC feel, with dope wordplay from Skyzoo and quality production by the likes of !llmind and Apollo Brown (among others). Skyzoo is one of the decade's MVPs.

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Track List

  1. Everybody's Fine
  2. Sound Like...
  3. Baker's Dozen (feat. Raheem DeVaughn)
  4. Crown Holder
  5. Heirlooms & Accessories
  6. Forever in a Day
  7. Remembering the Rest (Interlude) [feat. WordsNCurves]
  8. The Purpose (feat. Kay Cola)
  9. Love Is Love
  10. Black Sambo
  11. Parks & Recreation (feat. Saba Abraha)
  12. Collateral (feat. Jake&Papa)
  13. The Stick-Up Tape From "Menace"
  14. Hoodie SZN
  15. Honor Amongst Thieves

Year End Lists

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Added on: January 26, 2018