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Maxinquaye (Vinyl) (Import)

PLU: 600753368831
Format - LP
Genre - Dance

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Less experimentally brash than his more recent release, Tricky's debut CD 'Maxinquaye' is actually a better introduction to the British hip-hopper turned international trip-hopper than his later work.

The dozen smoldering, moonlit tracks are less concerned with loopy aural exaggeration than they are with showcasing Tricky's slow-mo rap and singer Martine's sexy soprano. With the exception of the stellar "Pumpkin," (featuring vox from Alison Goldfrapp), the duo mix a colorful palate of rhythmic vocals, throbbing backbeats and gravelly electronic textures. Toss in large doses of sexual innuendo and 'Maxinquaye' becomes a libidinous foray into languor and lust.

Primary Format - MusicVinyl
Label4th & Broadway
Music Genre PrimaryDance
Music Genre SecondaryHip Hop / RNB

Side A

  • 1. Overcome
  • 2. Ponderosa
  • 3. Black Steel
  • 4. Hell Is Round The Corner
  • 5. Pumpkin
  • 6. Aftermath

Side B

  • 1. Abbaon Fat Tracks
  • 2. Brand New You're Retro
  • 3. Suffocated Love
  • 4. You Don't
  • 5. Strugglin'
  • 6. Feed Me
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