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by AAJ Staff
The soundtrack for the movie Blade II attempts to match heavy hitters from the electronic world with various hip-hop rhymesayers. The results fluctuate between brilliance and mediocrity. The tracks that work best build on the qualities that are unique about both producer and MC. Mos Def and Massive Attacks’s collabo is executed perfectly – Mos matches the moody, resounding bass with emotionally taut vocals on “I Against I”. Likewise BT flips a meaty breakbeat on “Tao of the Machine” for ...read more