Scott Glaysher

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Scott Glaysher is a hip-hop writer living in Toronto. Follow him on Twitter @ScottyGlaysh

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Review: 7L, Esoteric & Inspectah Deck Reunite As Czarface For Dramatic Yet Wordless “First Weapon Drawn”

The beats are banging but without lyrics, it can be hard to cling dear.

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7 Celebrities We'd Actually Want To See In A Rap Battle

With the celebrity rap battle show "Drop The Mic" coming soon, DX looks at a few stars who could probably hold their own in a lyrical showdown.

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Review: Drake’s "More Life" Playlist Basically Makes The Skip Button Useless

More reggae, more grime, more trap, and more sad boy make “More Life” sound like a gathering of the rap game’s United Nations, which makes Drake the Attorney-General.

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Review: Dreamville Rookie J.I.D Tells His Truth On "The Never Story"

With a little help from the tested “bars over bangers” formula, J. Cole’s’ newest signee shows he’s ready to star on the team.

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Is This Year’s Rolling Loud Lineup The Best Hip Hop Festival In 10 Years?

The Miami festival's performers include Kendrick Lamar, Future, Lil Wayne, Travis Scott, Young Thug, Migos, Run The Jewels, Action Bronson and dozens more.

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Review: Fat Joe & Remy Ma Can't Find A Groove On "Plata O Plomo"

The only things all the way up on this album are Remy’s bars and a handful of beats.

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Is "Hush Up The Silence" Drake & Wizkid's Second Dance?

Looking at Drake and Wizkid's latest collaboration through the lens of their 2016 mega-hit "One Dance."

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Review: Quentin Miller Gets His Frake On With Uninspired “Gunmetal Grey”

A release so mediocre, it’s impossible to look past the ghostwriting allegations that continue to haunt his name.

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Review: CJ Fly’s "Flytrap" Is A Taste Of Savage Boom Bap Evolved

CJ Fly is ruthless with the rhymes but still remains Pro Era’s #2.

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Review: Lil Durk Still Isn’t a Lyrical Miracle But Steadily Improves On "They Forgot"

The project won't change your mind naysayers who think Drillnois Durk is dull but still leaves an impression with a few quotables.

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Review: G Herbo Pauses Drill Time On His "Strictly 4 My Fans" Mixtape

The artist formerly known as Lil Herb buys himself some time before the release of his debut LP with a more sophisticated side to his Chicago drill time spitter.

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Review: The Weeknd’s “Starboy” Misses Admirably On Its Pop Godhood Intent

Abel keeps his edge and ambition amid the obvious commercial aspirations but doesn't walk away with any flat-out classics.

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Review: Master P's "Louisiana Hot Sauce" Is Both Potent & Flavorful

The Colonel's latest mixtape is definitely hotter than Tabasco but won’t necessarily make your eyes water.

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Review: Belly Halfway Holds His Own On "InZombia"

With help from a few notable featured guests, some Xannies and Percs, Belly tries to describe his “vibe.”

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Review: Joe Budden Crafts The Album His Career Deserves With “Rage & The Machine”

Rap has been a love/hate affair for Jump Off Joe Beezy as of late. And thanks to a little help from AraabMUZIK, he is finally is starting to take it all in stride.

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Review: Lil Keke Turns Into A Geriatric Gangster On "ABA IV"

A 45-minute showing of the Houston heavyweight just going through the motions. Even the beats aren't worth mentioning.

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Locksmith's Backpack A Little Too Heavy On "The Lock Sessions"

In the constant battle between mumble and lyrical, Locksmith finds himself on the side with the bars and swatting away everyone who disagrees.

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Audio Push Make Inland Empire Proud With Debut "90951"

A harmonious mix of peace, positivity and pretty slick rhymes on the Cali duo's overdue debut

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