He's actually one of the best rappers of all time cause who tf else writes like this and makes it sound so damn good. Add on Kenny Segal's intensely moody, intricately varied production and you've got a damn good abstract hip hop record.
I enjoyed Magic 2 quite a bit, but even I have to admit it felt more like a victory lap than a firm artistic step forward for the duo. That is to say, if you're like me and love the chemistry between Hit and Nas, then you'll have a fun time, but it's nothing unexpected or fresh from the two. As I see it, Magic 3 is that step forward, and it's one ... read more