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1982 (Statik Selektah & Termanology), 2012

Statik Selektah and Termanology follow up their 2010 1982 LP with 2012, a second installment of Term’s socially conscious bars and Stat’s throwback beat selection mixed together in one harmonious blend. Here, the two grab strong features from familiar faces Lil Fame and Bun B (both featured on 2010) and some new guests, including Crooked I, Freddie Gibbs, and Mac Miller, all of whom shine on their respective efforts. On “Lights Down,” perhaps the most memorable cut, Term looks back on the path he’s taken over serene, light percussion courtesy of Stat. It’s a sincere, unpretentious look at the space he’s ...

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