De La Soul Is Dead

De La Soul - De La Soul Is Dead
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
1991 Ratings: #204 / 415
User Score
Based on 56 ratings
1991 Ratings: #23
Liked by 2 people
May 13, 1991 / Release Date
LP / Format
Tommy Boy/Warner Bros. / Label
Hip Hop / Genres
Suggest a Genre
Add
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
Tags
Sign In to rate and review
Z.Younk
97
People trip, this is just as good as the first album, both pretty much flawless.
notanalt
90
I Can't Believe De La Soul Is Dead Oh My God I'm Literally Shaking Oh God Oh No.
tha138
67
Smart enough to play the dead, while looking for a way to make its second, uncertain step, under a cloudy sky, De La Soul wishes to remove the "Save the Daisies" badge which is pinned in its dna.
HHGA
94
De La Soul more or less invented the rap-skit and to this day, they remain one of the very few acts who know how to use it. Where in 95% of the cases skits do not add anything, except annoying breaks in the flow of albums, De La actually know how to use a skit in the right way – to give a thematic and coherent feel to an album.

De La Soul Is Dead is a long album, but packed with brilliance, musically and lyrically. A marked change in style and feel to their equally brilliant debut 3 Feet ... read more
GABRIELinHELL
80
Very good
Purchasing De La Soul Is Dead from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?
Contributions By
royalflush
Become a Donor
Donor badge, no ads + more benefits.
Advertisement

Year End Lists

#17/Spin

Track List

  1. Intro 
  2. Oodles Of O's 
  3. Talkin' Bout Hey Love 
  4. Pease Porridge 
  5. Skit 1 
  6. Johnny's Dead Aka Vincent Mason (Live From The BK Lounge) 
  7. A Roller Skating Jam Named 'Saturdays' 
  8. WRMS' Dedication To The Bitty 
  9. Bitties In The BK Lounge 
  10. Skit 2 
  11. My Brother's A Basehead 
  12. Let, Let Me In 
  13. Afro Connections At A Hi 5 (In The Eyes Of The Hoodlum) 
  14. Rap De Rap Show 
  15. Millie Pulled A Pistol On Santa 
  16. Who Do U Worship? 
  17. Skit 3 
  18. Kicked Out The House 
  19. Pass The Plugs 
  20. Not Over Till The Fat Lady Plays The Demo 
  21. Ring Ring Ring (Ha Ha Hey) 
  22. WRMS: Cat's In Control 
  23. Skit 4 
  24. Shwingalokate 
  25. Fanatic Of The B Word 
  26. Keepin' The Faith 
  27. Skit 5
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.
Advertisement


Added on: October 27, 2012