Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde

The Pharcyde - Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde
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Based on 4 reviews
1992 Ratings: #15 / 362
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Based on 509 ratings
1992 Ratings: #5
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AllAboutMusic
94

YES. FUCK YES

Ok, so I had heard this project about a year ago, and before listening to this, I hadn’t remembered any song from this thing, other than Passin Me By, so I figured that I should give this another listen

I liked this a lot when I first listened to this, but I like this even more after relistening to this. The consistency is crazy. So many songs are just as good as the last. Tracks like Oh Shit, 4 Better Or 4 Worse, Passin Me By, Otha Fish, and Return Of The B-Boy just put ... read more

Geem
90

One of, if not the funniest hip-hop album of the early 90s. In most ways, this record is amazing. The verses are energetic, fast-paced, and never fail to make me chuckle once or twice. The beats are straight up magical, like I just stepped into a completely different world where all the music is on drugs. This LP never loses it's upbeat spirit, or even trip over it's goofy lyricism. And dedicating an entire song to 'Yo Mama' jokes? A straight up masterpiece πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™

cheruvelol
91

ROLLING STONE #482

This is definitely the most fun I've had with an album on this list so far. The Pharcyde, formed in the early 90s, are a group of high school friends who ended up having internal issues and had a rapid fall off after just a few albums, which is a real shame because this record is dope. This is their debut, and what really sets this record apart is the charisma, humor, and the infectious energy that it brings. All of the MCs have a super animated voice which really works with ... read more

woahWillow
100

Reviewing this in celebration of this album turning 30 years old today, but also just because I love this damn thing. This album is just nothing but absolute fun, with witty yet silly lyrics that can easily get a laugh out of me on basically any song on the record. Even with a track called Ya Mama, none of this album comes off as corny, just incredibly comedic. As a boom bap album, I'd expect creative flows and rhyme schemes and this album fulfills that in every way possible. All of this being ... read more

tidus84
85

Kanye's favorite album just turned 30 years old?

CollinClark
78

The Pharcyde - Bizarre Ride II: The Pharcyde (1992)

30 year anniversary today (Released Nov. 24th 1992)

14 Better Or 4 Worse (Interlude) - N/A
Oh Shit - 83 β˜†
It's Jiggaboo Time (Skit) - N/A
Better Or 4 Worse - 71
I'm That Type of N***a - 80 β˜†
If I Were President (Skit) - N/A
Soul Flower - 84 β˜†
On the DL - 78
Pack the Pipe (Interlude) - N/A
Officer - 74
Ya Mama - 73
Passin' Me By - 86 β˜†
Otha Fish - 81 β˜†
Quinton's On the Way (Skit) - 56
Pack the Pipe - 80 β˜†
Return of the B-Boy - 77

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Added on: October 27, 2012