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Distortion by REV RUN



Release Date: Oct 18, 2005

Genre(s): Rap

Record label: Def Jam


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Album Review: Distortion by REV RUN

Very Good, Based on 1 Critic

AllMusic - 70
Based on rating 7/10

Kicking off his solo career with a bang, Rev Run brings the vintage Run-D.M.C. attack-rhyming while unknown producer Whiteboy rocks the house mash-up style on the fantastic but frustratingly short Distortion. Calling Distortion an "album" -- which the Rev himself has in pre-release press -- is a stretch. The 26-minute run time feels like a cheat, but with most of the competition wearing out their welcome with overstuffed, hour-plus albums that beg to be edited with the remote, Distortion is a rare, tight listen that demands to be swallowed whole.

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