Various artists album review
Riddim Driven ~ Forensic
VP Records-Walboomers Music
August 24 - 2003
from 5 (excellent) to 1 (poor)|
|Vocals : 4||Backing : 4||Production : 4/5||Sound quality : 5||Sleeve : 4|
Producer Clifford Smith, better known as singjay Mr. Vegas has teamed up with veteran musician and studio whiz Computer Paul Henton to create a new dancehall riddim, entitled "Forensic", a dancehall bounce so hard it should be illegal! The sparse, rhythmic arrangement is built on an up beat pulsating riff that conjures a raggafied Mission Impossible. Riding the riddim is dancehallís cream of the deejay and singerís crop including Beenie Man with an infectious flow on Crazy Gal and Sean Paulís refreshed version of the hit Check It Deeply (remix). Impressive is Sizzla, as he delivers burning fire on Watch Now. But there's also the producer himself Mr. Vegas blessing the riddim on the blazing track Fatness. TOK brings a deadly track called Fan U Can Can, originally spelled Fan U Can Kan, which has a slightly different meaning...