With his latest album Respect the Architect, critically acclaimed mc/ producer Blueprint has taken his years of experience making underground hip hop music and channeled it into a cherished vessel of classic 90's rap records – the soul sample chop. After notable releases from his collaborative project Soul Position with DJ/Producer RJD2 and his 2011 genre-defying solo record Adventures in Counter-Culture (Rhymesayers Entertainment), Respect the Architect embraces a stripped-down sound built around sparsely-produced sample-driven production. Print drops his patented no-frills rhymes with bravado and style, saluting the pioneers of the past while showcasing why he himself has truly become an architect of independent hip hop.
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Total Comments: 8
12/4/2015 5:04:00 PM; Partial IP: 94.208.132) Location: El Paso TX
Comment: 5 stars 4 Da 5 star General. Genius with ingenuity. Beats and rhymes that pay homage to a day when MCeeing and DJing stood for something. Met Blueprint selling merch at the WLGYLYPTSG tour w/ Atmosphere and Abstract Rude. Smiling, laughing like homies. Dude is extra cool. Memorable.
5/26/2014 1:27:00 PM; Partial IP: 237.37.116) Location: masshole
Comment: Solid 4 stars. aside from some minor f*ckery/ way too artsy stuff, this album is a success. Very tight flow, positive message, old school feel.
5/14/2014 8:22:00 AM; Partial IP: .93.175.55) Location: Queens
Comment: Had to comment again so I could rate it this time. Just 10 tracks but all dope & no filler. So it's a 4 star album in my opinion.
5/12/2014 5:10:00 AM; Partial IP: .39.67.222) Location: irvington n.j.
Comment: This album is dope and no singing on this. One of the best Blueprint albums.
5/10/2014 10:34:00 AM; Partial IP: .50.54.118) Location: Baltimore
Comment: I like this much better than his previous release, "Adventures In Counter Culture." Production this time around was dope. Still need to check Deleted Scenes.
4/28/2014 1:55:00 PM; Partial IP: .90.100.68) Location: Queens
Comment: Only 10 tracks but album is dope. Dude is an incredible lyricist, I feel him on every track.
4/19/2014 12:00:00 PM; Partial IP: 113.67.108) Location: Queens
Comment: The title track (& first single from the album) is incredible. Can't wait to hear the entire album.
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4/14/2014 1:50:00 AM; Partial IP: .54.40.137) Location: Planet Earth
Comment: Blueprint is dope! Alll his material is quality. Ordering this for sure!
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