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Curren$y & Jet Life – ‘Red Eye’ Mixtape Review

It's no secret that consistency can be a dangerous thing for a rapper. Though sustainability is an admirable and enviable quality in a business, it can be destructive for an artist, especially one working in a genre that places such a strong emphasis on ingenuity. For a rapper like Curren$y, who already reinvented himself from No Limit militia member to weed-rap impresario, innovation doesn't come easy. Curren$y does one thing—rap in a melodic low-key mumble over lush instrumentals—really, really well. Even his digressions—like the Blaxploitation-themed Priest Andretti or the star-studded New Jet City—blend together into one long winding dirt road ...

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