Diamond in the Ruff [Explicit Lyrics]

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All Music Guide - Jason Lymangrover
Still grinding after ten years in the game, the former Roc-a-Fella artist continues to hustle after moving from Rhymesayers to the independent N.Y.C. label Babygrande Records. For his fourth album, Leslie Pridgen, better known as Freeway, collaborates with former producers Just Blaze and Jake One on some of the best cuts on the record, including the hard-hitting old-school flashback "Early," and the dreamy ode to the perfect girl, "True," which features a guest spot by Wale. Switching to a smaller label is generally not a sign of good fortune in the rap world, but Freeway continues to be interesting enough with his gruff, dexterous style of storytelling to make a ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Lymangrover
Still grinding after ten years in the game, the former Roc-a-Fella artist continues to hustle after moving from Rhymesayers to the independent N.Y.C. label Babygrande Records. For his fourth album, Leslie Pridgen, better known as Freeway, collaborates with former producers Just Blaze and Jake One on some of the best cuts on the record, including the hard-hitting old-school flashback "Early," and the dreamy ode to the perfect girl, "True," which features a guest spot by Wale. Switching to a smaller label is generally not a sign of good fortune in the rap world, but Freeway continues to be interesting enough with his gruff, dexterous style of storytelling to make a solid impact as an underground artist. Even when the production fails to inspire, he holds up his end of the bargain on the mike.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/27/2012
  • Label: Switchblade Records
  • UPC: 896710001273
  • Catalog Number: 27
  • Sales rank: 152,687

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Right Back - Marsha Ambrosius (4:20)
  2. 2 Greatness (4:14)
  3. 3 The Thirst (4:38)
  4. 4 Wonder Tape - Suzanne Christine (3:48)
  5. 5 No Doubt (2:30)
  6. 6 Dream Big (3:50)
  7. 7 Early (3:33)
  8. 8 Ghetto Streets (2:38)
  9. 9 Numbers - Neef Buck (4:04)
  10. 10 True (3:51)
  11. 11 Sweet Temptations - Nikki Jean (3:23)
  12. 12 All The Hoods - Alonda Rich (4:06)
  13. 13 Hottest Akhi (3:07)
  14. 14 Jungle (2:54)
  15. 15 Money Is My Medicine (3:12)
  16. 16 Lil Mama (3:32)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Freeway Primary Artist
Dion Vocals
Technical Credits
Vivian Green Composer
Chuck Wilson Executive Producer
Stephen Tucker Composer
Just Blaze Producer
Freeway Executive Producer
Needlz Producer
DJ Khalil Producer
Hanif Muhammad Composer
Jake One Producer
Bob Macc Mastering
J. Dutton Composer
K. Abdul-Rahman Composer
Bink! Producer
Mike Jerz Producer
Gregory Spearman Composer
Miss Daja Thomas Composer
Suzanne Christine Composer
Sunny Dukes Producer
Incredible Stro Producer
Alrenzo Albritton Instrumentation
Alonda Rich Composer
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