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Rap & Order

Regg and Taurian B. put your favorite Hip-Hop albums of the past on the stand, with a track-by-track interrogation to see how they've stood the test of time on Rap & Order podcast.

Tracks

Case 182: DiCaprio 2–Why is JID So Slept On?
For this episode, the guys revisit JID’s DiCaprio 2, and uncover what makes him so slept on, despite being backed by a major artist and dropping consistently good music.
27:47 09/23/2022
Case 181: Mista Don't Play- Everythang's Workin
Case 181 brings us to Project Pat's Mista Don't Play-- Everythang's Workin, with a heavy focus on why the Memphis-bred wordsmith is so slept on.
29:17 09/02/2022
Case 180: Lupe Fiasco's THE COOL
For Case 180, the guys revisit Lupe Fiasco’s The Cool. While Lupe is regarded as an incredible lyricist, was The Cool a classic album?
50:12 08/26/2022
Case 179: Are You Still Sleeping on Kamaiyah? (A Good Night In The Ghetto Review)
For Case 179, we revisit Kamaiyah’s debut mixtape, “A Good Night in the Ghetto.”
36:00 08/19/2022
Case 178: Reloaded—Is Roc Marciano The Best Underground Rapper Right Now?
For this episode, the guys breakdown Roc Marciano’s sophomore album, Reloaded. Despite being released 10 years ago, it still manages to sound current. Is Roc Marci the king of the underground?
39:32 08/12/2022
Case 177: Bo Jackson
For Case 177, we break down Boldy James’ Bo Jackson project, which was produced by The Alchemist. While breaking down track-by-track, we also discuss how far he’s come as an MC, and how he ranks amongst other rappers in his tier.
35:05 07/22/2022
Case 176: Is "How Fly" a Classic Mixtape?
For Case 176, we revisit Wiz Khalifa and Curren$y’s collaborative effort, “How Fly,” and reminisce on the beloved blog era.
49:27 07/15/2022
Case 175: Is Lil Baby's "My Turn" a Rap Classic?
For Case 175, we revisit Lil Baby's My Turn. The album helped turn him into one of Hip-Hop's most exciting new voices. But is it a rap classic?
50:23 07/08/2022
Case 174 Forever—Did Diddy Drop the Worst Album of 1999?
For this episode, the guys revisit Puff’s 1999 album, Forever. After wondering all these years why it never gets mentioned in his catalog, we may have found the reason why.
50:04 07/01/2022
Case 173: Amplified—Does Q-Tip Get Celebrated Enough?
For this episode, the guys break down Q-Tip's solo debut, Amplified and discuss whether or not his legacy gets enough respect in this generation.
32:38 06/24/2022
Case 172: Sremmlife 2
For Case 172 of the Rap & Order Pod, we revisited Rae Sremmurd’s Sremmlife 2. Is their catalog good enough to be in the best rap groups conversation?
26:23 06/18/2022
Case 171: Mr. Midnight
For Case 171, we visit Bay Area MC Larry June's Mr. Midnight LP, and break down the benefits of artists remaining independent.
30:10 06/10/2022
Case 170: beerbongs & bentleys
For this episode, the guys focus on Post Malone's rise to fame, before breaking down his second album, beerbongs & bentleys.
39:50 06/03/2022
Case 169: Tina Snow
Case 169 brings our focus to Megan Thee Stallion's 2018 EP, Tina Snow.
26:59 05/20/2022
Case 168: My Name Is My Name
For this episode, the guys revisit Pusha T's debut album, My Name Is My Name and pinpoint when the shift in his subject matter happened.
36:43 05/13/2022
Case 167: KING.
For case 167 of the Rap & Order podcast, we dig into T.I.'s fourth album, KING. Was he ever truly worthy of the title?
49:07 05/06/2022
Case 166: FM!
For Case 166, we revisit Vince Staples’ album FM!, and ponder why he isn’t mentioned amongst other west coast greats in music.
36:06 04/29/2022
Case 165: The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick
For this episode, we breakdown Slick Rick’s groundbreaking release “The Great Adventures of Slick Rick,” while wondering how different his career could’ve been if he never went to prison.
45:23 04/22/2022
Case 164: Already Platinum
For Case 164, we take a deep-dive into Slim Thug’s 2005 debut Already Platinum.
43:32 04/15/2022
Case 163: Royalty
For Case 163, we take a look at Childish Gambino's Royalty mixtape and his career trajectory. Should he be recognized as an elite rapper?
77:27 04/08/2022
Case 162: In Search Of...
Case 162 brings us to N.E.R.D's debut, In Search Of... Considered to be a groundbreaking release, why was N.E.R.D not accepted by Rock and Alternative radio?
45:46 04/01/2022
Case 161: The Ecstatic
For Case 161, we revisit Yasiin Bey, (formerly known as Mos Def)’s The Ecstatic album. We also begin to ponder what makes him so slept on.
63:21 03/25/2022
Case 160 College Dropout
For Case 160, we revisit Kanye’s monstrous debut to see how much replay value remains.
88:46 03/18/2022
Case 159: The Eminem Show
Case 159 has us revisiting The Eminem Show. Was it Eminem’s best work?
56:29 02/25/2022
Case 158: Indicud
For this episode of Rap & Order, we revisit Kid Cudi's third studio album Indicud, while trying to figure out why his influence hasn't propelled him even more as a superstar.
46:45 02/14/2022
Case 157: Ryan Leslie
For Case 157, we revisit Ryan Leslie's self-tilted debut. The multi-hyphenate continued to prove himself as a credible talent in the late 2000's, but how has this project held up over the years?
34:56 02/04/2022
Case 156: Hip-Hop Is Dead
For Case 156, we revisit Nas' Hip-Hop Is Dead LP. A bold title at the time, was it really dead when he proclaimed it?
45:36 01/07/2022
Case 155 H.N.I.C—Why Is Prodigy Never Mentioned In The GOAT Conversation?
For this episode of Rap & Order, we revisit Prodigy's solo debut, H.N.I.C, and ponder why Prodigy, although as respected as he is, never gets mentioned in the Greatest of All Time conversation.
50:07 12/24/2021
Case 154: Tha Carter IV
For Case 154 of the Rap & Order pod, we revisit Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter IV. Where do you rank it in Tha Carter series?
48:19 12/17/2021
Case 153 Tana Talk 3—Who Is Griselda's Best Member?
For this episode, the guys revisit Benny The Butcher's monumental release, Tana Talk 3.
32:14 11/30/2021