it's not a hidden classic or anything, but the good tracks (of which "golden boys" is one) are *quite* good, so i recommend at least previewing it.
unrelated: a rumor i remember hearing around the time was that santi white (who was definitely involved in the making of this album) wrote the lyrics to a good number of the tracks — and "golden boys" in particular was about mos def. obviously pure rumors, so who knows.
― things repeat forever and there never is a remedy (Austin), Saturday, 9 October 2021 14:35 (one month ago) link
Automatic thread bump. This poll is closing tomorrow.
― System, Monday, 8 November 2021 00:01 (three weeks ago) link
Automatic thread bump. This poll's results are now in.
― System, Tuesday, 9 November 2021 00:01 (two weeks ago) link
yeah, those are the best tracks. who else voted for "let love"????
― the beginning of the end of discourse. (Austin), Tuesday, 9 November 2021 02:12 (two weeks ago) link
Sorry I missed this poll, as "Say it Anyway" is one of my faves of the '00-'09 decade (I didn't realize it had a title! I just thought it was the part of "Tsunami" where it got really rocking).
― Front-loaded albums are musical gerrymandering (Prefecture), Tuesday, 9 November 2021 04:10 (two weeks ago) link