The Cool
Lupe Fiasco - The Cool
Critic Score
Based on 14 reviews
2007 Ratings: #183 / 620
User Score
Based on 37 ratings
2007 Ratings: #61
December 18, 2007 / Release Date
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Hip Hop / Genres
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Nov 4, 2015
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85
Lupe Fiasco really stepped up his game here. for this being only his second full length LP, it's incredible. the production was perfect for each track, and Lupe's bars are perfectly intertwined with each instrumental. there was another terrific story told on this album, and it's easily one of the best hip hop albums of the mid 2000's.
fav tracks: go go gadget flow, superstar, streets on fire, hello/goodbye
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#14/A.V. Club
Track List
  1. Baba Says Cool for Thought
  2. Free Chilly (feat. Sarah Green & GemStones) [Interlude]
  3. Go Go Gadget Flow
  4. The Coolest
  5. Superstar (feat. Matthew Santos)
  6. Paris, Tokyo
  7. Hi-Definition (feat. Snoop Dogg & Pooh Bear)
  8. Gold Watch
  9. Hip-Hop Saved My Life (feat. Nikki Jean)
  10. Intruder Alert (feat. Sarah Green)
  11. Streets On Fire
  12. Little Weapon (feat. Bishop G & Nikki Jean)
  13. Gotta Eat
  14. Dumb It Down (feat. GemStones & Graham Burris)
  15. Hello/Goodbye (Uncool) [feat. Unkle]
  16. The Die (feat. GemStones)
  17. Put You On Game
  18. Fighters (feat. Matthew Santos)
  19. Go Baby (feat GemStones)
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