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Lloyd Banks Gets Introspective But Struggles To Connect On ‘F.N.O (Failure’s No Option)’ Mixtape

After some delays, Lloyd Banks released his F.N.O (Failure’s No Option) mixtape,the first of three planned mixtapes from his A.O.N (All Or Nothing) series. F.N.O. arrives over three years after the 31-year-old rapper's last studio album, H.F.M. 2 which featured Banks’ biggest hit in his career so far, “Beamer, Benz, Or Bentley.” While Banks has released two mixtapes since then, 2011’s The Cold Corner 2 and 2012’s V. 6: The Gift, F.N.O. is Banks’ chance to show and prove what he is made of. Instead of following a similar formula and theme of his materialistic hit song, Banks takes the ...

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