Temporary Forever

Busdriver - Temporary Forever
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2002 Ratings: #3
September 24, 2002 / Release Date
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Experimental, jazzy, weird and completely out-there. Busdriver was like no one else and no one else was like Busdriver. Temporary Forever stands as his masterpiece.
Abstract greatness

Bus driver is a very weird and intellectual MC he has so many metaphors laid around this album its insane im glad this finally grew on me
One of my all-time favorite underground hip-hop records ever released, Busdriver delivers some of the freshest abstract styles the genre has ever experienced, doing things in the early 2000s that no one had really ever even conceptualized. Right out of the gate, Imaginary Places sets the tone for the rest of the record - eccentric and wild rap flows, experimental beats, jazzy elements and wit-infused lyricism. There are so many tracks on here that bang hard, flowing together into a cohesive ... read more
I wanted to check out Busdriver for a long time and now that I have, I'm impressed. His fast rapping mixed with his unorthodox flow makes for rap orgasm. Also the production here is fantastic. Great project!

Fav Songs: Imaginary Places, Idle Chatter, Gun Control, Somethingness,

Least Fav Song: Reality Sandwich
Well this was pretty awesome. The beats are so fantastic in all their jazz horns, elecrtronic elements and the bass is just so great. Busdriver is great on top of these beats, his flow is so bizarre and he’s able to address so much in so little time. This album went incredibly hard all the way through except on gun control which I didn’t like that much because I found the vocal sample in the background annoying. Nonetheless this album is superb and is gonna make me want to check out ... read more
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