The Game - 1992
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Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 35 ratings
2016 Ratings: #365
October 14, 2016 / Release Date
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Blood Money, Entertainment One / Label
Hip Hop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

82
HipHopDX

1992 showcases some of the strongest storytelling of his career.

80
XXL

1992 is actually quite the opposite of incompetency as Game gives listeners a thorough snapshot of the current climate in America along with narratives from the title year.

70
AllMusic

The constant flow of pronouns is not bound to sway Game critics, but the rapper's narrative aptitude is indisputable, most evident in track six, where he richly details a close friendship severed by gang alliances. Moreover, the rapper's fervor is tireless.

50
The Needle Drop
Compton rapper the Game returns with a partially fulfilled concept album about his early days.
Z.Younk
73
Game gets a lot of hate for some odd reason, but the man should be in every hip-hop purist's top 20 emcees. Consistant since his debut, he delivers again on 1992, which is no surprise after The Documentary 2/2.5's surprising excellence. The songs just aren't memorable and he sound much less passionate this time.
ScHooly
76
This is not a bad album, but there is no originality, no creativity. A tribute to the West Coast low end.
90
When it comes to turning ideas. thoughts, concepts, memories in to music: No one in the game does it better than The Game. His skill for creating a full body of work is unmatched. Hip Hop DX hit the bulls eye when they spoke about consistency. Time after time, album after album, one guy that I can count on who has always delivered quality music from top to bottom is Chuck Taylor. Its that west coast flavor with the east coast rhyme skills. Pest Control brought a lot of attention to his lethal ... read more
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