Based on a True Story

Fat Freddy's Drop - Based on a True Story
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May 2, 2005 / Release Date
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Reggae / Genres
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A really smooth, soulful dub project. The free-flowing instrumentation is the obvious star of the album, from the keyboards and synthesizers to the trombones and saxophones, musically the project is terrific.
I think the vocals also are a great part of the album, but they sound so uninspired and flat. The singer really can sing, and he has a great voice, despite many of the lyrics being corny and anticlimactic. But he remains in the same tone throughout nearly every single track, ... read more
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