REVIEWS

Mixtape | New Music | Reviews

DJ Drama, Third Power

The proposition of a DJ-helmed album is a somewhat curious one. What, exactly, does it mean? There’s no one rapper or producer at the heart of the entire project, like a typical album. Instead, it usually ends up being a gathering of said DJ’s friends—a flexing of his Rolodex, of sorts—and as such, the results are often big records and otherwise unexpected collaborations. With Gangsta Grillz: The Album and Gangsta Grillz: The Album (Vol. 2) already under his retail release belt, DJ Drama strikes again with Third Power. Known for giving his coveted cosign to artists with his Gangsta Grillz ...

Read More