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Lord Finesse: The Awakening

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    With his third album, Lord Finesse representing D.I.T.C. (Diggin' in the Crates crew) brought together some of the finest rappers of the moment for an album almost entirely produced by Finesse himself. Known as producer and rapper, Finesse is gifted in metaphorical rhyming like other well-known MCs such as Big L or Chino XL, and again produces a great record deserving of any rap fan's archive. Guests like Akinyele, KRS-One, MC Lyte, O.C., AG, Diamond D., and Kid Capri make up the all-star cast. Topping it all off as a hidden bonus cut are verses by Large Professor, Grand Puba, and Sadat X on arguably one of hip-hop's finest tracks ever, entitled "Actual Facts." Contains the standout singles "Hip 2 Da Game" and "Gameplan".

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    1. Da Sermon (Intro)
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
    2. Time Ta Bounce
    featuring Doo Wop
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    3. True And Livin'
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    4. O' Lord
    featuring O.C.
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    5. Brainstorm/ P.S.K. (No Gimmicks Remix)
    featuring KRS-One; O.C. (of D.I.T.C.)
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    6. Taking It Lyte (Interlude)
    featuring MC Lyte
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
    7. Gameplan
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    8. Words From Da Ak
    featuring Akinyele
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    9. Flip Da Style
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    10. Showtime (Interlude)
    featuring Showbiz (of D.I.T.C.)
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
    11. Speak Ya Peace
    featuring Marquee; Diamond D (of D.I.T.C.); A.G. (of D.I.T.C.)
    Producer: Myke Loe
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    12. Food For Thought
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    13. Da Kid Himself (Interlude)
    featuring Kid Capri
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
    14. Hip 2 Da Game
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    15. No Gimmicks
    featuring KRS-One
    Producer: Lord Finesse (of D.I.T.C.)
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    16. Actual Facts (Unlisted Bonus)
    featuring Grand Puba (of Brand Nubian); Large Professor (of Main Source); Sadat X (of Brand Nubian)
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    4.7 Stars (4.7 Stars )
    Total Comments: 7
    5 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 3/8/2014 2:40:00 AM; Partial IP: 193.44.246)
    Location: Modesto,CA
    Comment: This album is a classic and it should be in your collection if u are a real rap/hip hop fan. He's got mad skillz on both his beats and lyricism. Big L(rip) and Lord Finesse were da best emcees from d.I.t.c IMO. This album and livestyles ov da poor and dangerous are classics.
    5 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 6/24/2013 11:09:00 PM; Partial IP: .201.65.74)
    Location: az/ hell
    Comment: Man, Finesse is the man! You can't go wrong by copping this! DITC4EVA!!
    5 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 11/18/2009 1:02:00 AM; Partial IP: 210.235.77)
    Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Comment: I can't wait for a new Finesse CD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    4 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 4/13/2009 12:31:00 PM; Partial IP: 154.59.124)
    Location: new haven ct.
    Comment: Good cd beats r ill finesse's rhymes r onpiont very good cd.
    5 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 9/24/2008 10:36:00 PM; Partial IP: .54.128.46)
    Location: Bakersfield, CA
    Comment: It's not MC Lyte on "Game Plan", its Marquee a/k/a La Fem Markita...but yeah its a dope album and features from many DITC crew members and affiliates...production from Finesse, Myke Loe and Jesse West on this classic LP
    5 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 4/19/2008 6:18:00 PM; Partial IP: 230.114.98)
    Location: Canada
    Comment: His best album,and one of the top 40 or 50 hip hop albums from the 90's,PERIOD !!!!!!!! I just loved the lyrical interplay between MC Lyte and Finesse on 'Game Plan' one of my fave tracks on the CD.I have this on OG vinyl as well,and YES it does sound better,but not everyone has a decent TT these days... KRS's comes correct as does O.C. and all the other guests on this true gem.Its a shame this album keeps going OOS all the time.
    4 Stars
    Name: (Posted: 2/22/2008 3:49:00 AM; Partial IP: .81.205.20)
    Location: high point, N.C., U.S.
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