At a time when hip-hop was determined to snap your neck, a young, hip trio from Brooklyn (by way of Seattle, Philly, and Brazil) conspired on an uncommonly smooth new sound and freaky way of speak, a titanically chill expression of Black bohemia loaded with jazz idiom and a subversive Marxist bent and pushed it worldwide via an undeniable crossover hit.
Out of print on wax domestically since 1993, Reachin’ captures one of the last gasps of rap music’s jazzy, upbeat adolescence in the early 90’s—those warm, blissed-out grooves every bit as slick as when they were laid way back when. Put this on, roll up with your crew and bug out again with the insect tribe.
1.It's Good To Be Here
3.Where I'm From
4.What Cool Breezes Do
5.Time & Space (A New Refutation Of)
6.Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)
7.Last Of The Spiddyocks
8.Jimmi Diggin Cats
9.La Femme Fetal
10.Escapism (Gettin' Free)
11.Appointment At The Fat Clinic
14.Examination Of What