Bobby Digital in Stereo

RZA - Bobby Digital in Stereo
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
1998 Ratings: #95 / 107
User Score
Based on 32 ratings
1998 Ratings: #319
November 24, 1998 / Release Date
LP / Format
Gee Street Records / V2 Records / BMG Records / Label
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ScenesFromIllma
61

I actually love RZA's style from a lyrical/flow standpoint. Usually super talented music producers are super horrible at the art of rapping. But RZA usually stands toe to toe with his fellow Wu clanmates. I was disappointed with Bobby Digital in Stereo though. Perhaps my expectations were too high. Its easy to get caught in the comparison game ala, with other Wu solos. It is unique in its own right. But I don't feel that its a heavy hitter.

I'll revisit this album soon, and perhaps ... read more

OGNICKMARSH
77

This album is pretty good. I enjoyed it overall. It’s far from perfect, and obviously nowhere near the quality of some of the best solo Wu-Tang albums. I think the production ranges from kinda shitty to very good, with a lot of the beats just being mid. The rapping from RZA is really the biggest letdown for me. I’ve always really liked his rapping, but I guess he’s better on features because I was losing interest whenever he was on the mic. There are a few exceptions ... read more

HHGA
75

This is a hate-it-or-love-it kind of album by Wu-producer extraordinaire, RZA. Left-field, futuristic production and interesting, sometimes somewhat abstract lyrical performances make for an at times quite inaccessible – but nonetheless intriguing – listen.

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Track List

  1. Intro
  2. B.O.B.B.Y.
  3. Unspoken Word
  4. Slow Grind African
  5. Airwaves
  6. Love Jones
  7. N.Y.C. Everything
  8. Mantis
  9. Slow Grind French
  10. Holocaust (Silkworm)
  11. Terrorist
  12. Bobby Did It (Spanish Fly)
  13. Handwriting On The Wall
  14. Kiss Of A Black Widow
  15. Slow Grind Italian
  16. My Lovin' Is Digi
  17. Domestic Violence
  18. Project Talk
  19. Lab Drunk
  20. Fuck What You Think
  21. Daily Routine

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Added on: July 19, 2014