", "Silkk more of a fast, tongue-twister rapper so we needed that shock of him comin' out the TV like he's comin' out the TV to shock the world. YOU HAVE CREATED A MONSTER, AN ABSOLUTE MONSTER! The 14 albums you should stream this week, Helena Deland turns her insecurities into weird, unnerving indie rock, Nicki Minaj hops on the remix to Sada Baby’s “Whole Lotta Choppas”, Listen to the chopped not slopped remix of 21 Savage and Metro Boomin’s, 6ix9ine reportedly sued over 2015 child sexual performance video, 4 Classic No Limit Covers, Explained By Master P. A list of fundraisers you can support right now. But isn't that what No Limit and most '90s rap, really, was all about? Or Bankshire. No Limit Album Covers Friday, ... Back in the 1990s, hip hop album covers generally all looked the same. In the meantime we're pausing all updates and halting production on our propaganda comic partnership with Northrop Grumman. I'm pretty sure every one of these terrible album covers was designed by the same terrible company, but people seemed to like it. Yet a startling plurality of No Limit covers depicts the album artist doing something less passive: breaching the fourth wall. "When you look at that Snoop record, you know, you let Snoop be himself. If you want in on the action, join us on the Something Awful Forums! BLACK LIVES MATTER!!! Millie, always trying to push artistic boundaries, opts for ornate wood carvings in lieu of gold. Bishakh's Som's graphic memoir, Spellbound, serves as a reminder that trans memoirs need not hinge on transition narratives, or at least not on the ones we are used to seeing. But that would have been too worldly for a city where the dead sleep above ground, and late '60s soul singer Ernie K-Doe continues to mount inspiration mayoral bids, despite the drawback of having died many years ago. So that's where I got the coat from. We hope the beta will be up sometime late next week. FOX's newest soap opera, K'Ville, as in Katrina Ville, is likely to join this list if it isn't soon cancelled. The room for interpretation is profound. © 1999-2020 PopMatters.com. actually got them albums on cassette. Yes, there are finally enough games for a new round of One Sentence Reviews. The Best No Limit Album Covers Circa '97-'99. Share facebook; twitter; whatsapp; tumblr; pinterest; email; Posted June 9, 2014. Amnesia Rebirth: Because These Babby Can't Frigth Back, leaving up halloween decorations year round, AEW Dynamite 10/21 - A Wrestling Show for the Modren Era, Edgar Allan Poe is Hired to Sell Sleep Number Beds. Aussie indie rockers, Floodlights' debut From a View is a very cleanly, crisply-produced and mixed collection of shambolic, do-it-yourself indie guitar music. Joe Wong, the composer behind Netflix's Russian Doll and Master of None, articulates personal grief and grappling with artistic fulfillment into a sweeping debut album. You know, we was talking about having fun, we come from the streets. Draw the Plot to a Movie You Haven't Seen, Part Two! Now the 70-year-old Grammy-winning artist facing a degenerative muscle condition looks back on his life in his new memoir and this revealing interview. I put all the covers from all the other album covers in that, that's what he was smoking on the first cover. It was clever. It was clever." PopMatters have been informed by our current technology and hosting provider that we have less than a month, until November 6, to move PopMatters off their service or we will be shut down. At first mention the title sounds like a flimsy, incomplete proverb, some sententious expression concerning the dangers of a credit card. "I feel it's our time again." Photoshop Phriday showcases the tremendous image manipulation talents of the Something Awful Forum Goons. At its most artful, branding supplants the product as the source of meaning, it drenches an objectively worthless commodity in a touching, timeless casing, in this case giving the weary mugs of No Limit rappers a second life on the hip-hop rack of some faraway Best Buy in Berkley. Something Awful is in the process of changing hands to a new owner. We are moving to WordPress and a new host, but we really need your help to save the site. When Master P and Money Mafia rolled through the FADER office, we pulled up a few of our favorite No Limit covers and asked P to talk us through them. Catch one at the right lecture series and plenty a wispy, bearded music industry old timer will position you on his or her knee and rhetorically whisk you away to a delightful Eden, a time when America was safe from terrorism and its lesser cousin, file sharing. I'm pretty sure every one of these terrible album covers was designed by the same terrible company, but people seemed to like it. Pen & Pixel Graphics, Inc is a Houston, Texas-based graphics design firm that specialized in musical album covers, especially for gangsta rap artists in the Southern United States.For a long time, it was the house design firm for No Limit Records, Cash Money Records and Suave House Records.The company was started in 1992 by brothers Aaron and Shawn Brauch. Superhero media has a history of critiquing the dark side of power, hero worship, and vigilantism, but none have done so as radically as Watchmen and The Boys. March 27th, 2014 Izuna. We will publish a few essays daily while we develop the new site. If not completely satisfied by this Lord Lilf image, mail back the unused portion for complete refund of purchase. The No Limit roster was stacked with some truly hardscrabble folks, disenfranchised bards who had trudged through the worst poverty America can dish out to a black man. They portrayed a No Limit paycheck, as a ticket to immortality, as if Mr. Serv-On, Sons of Funk, and the label's other third-round draft picks didn't just leave New Orleans' uptown blight, they ascended from it and became platonic ideals. Copyright Â©2020 Rich "Lowtax" Kyanka & Something Awful LLC. A few of Master P's pricier recruits, Mystikal, Fiend, and Snoop Dog, actually managed decent albums, but No Limit's bread-and-butter were the third-rate solo records that consistently surpassed sales targets. Silkk the Shocker is actually handing you, the customer, his "Ghetto Express" card, waiting for you to Charge it 2 Da Game. That's the American dream in a diamond studded, champagne-dipped nutshell. ", "Classic movie. Poltergeist might've got that from us. It would have been facile for Master P to paste his rappers in front of an Andy Warhol-style cascade of $100 bills, referencing Eirc B. Silkk would revisit this theme for the cover of his second, and probably most enduring record, Charge It 2 Da Game. It was crazy man. Hitmayne does all the album covers for No Limit Forever and an enormous amount of promotion and marketing for the tank. Just about every Cure album is worth picking up, and even those ranked lowest boast worthwhile moments. Up above, a Tudor mansion basks in the sunlight, and it is not clear whether Young Bleed is climbing towards heaven, or abandoning us to hell. Two stoic tigers block the return route. But not your Brady Strategy Guides. It would be another decade before an African-American could launch a high profile presidential bid, or the reigning hip-hop artist could crow about frat life, but in those baroque No Limit photo shoots, one can find foreshadows: clues that the old ground rules for race were eroding in that perverse, morbid process through which pestilent things decay. inching toward more contemporary trap sounds via in-house producer BlaqNmilD—but he still dipped into the "Bout It" bin for his latest posse cut featuring Ace B, Calliope Var, and Calliope Popeye. This is a timeless list of 20 thrilling Star Trek episodes that delight, excite, and entertain, all the while exploring the deepest aspects of the human condition and questioning our place in the universe. British rocker Peter Frampton grew up fast before reaching meteoric heights with Frampton Comes Alive! Johnson, Sheryl Underwood, she's on [The Talk] now. George Cukor's gender-bending Sylvia Scarlett proposes a heroine who learns nothing from her cross-gendered ordeal. Back in the 1990s, hip hop album covers generally all looked the same. Record grain shortages mean this Frogeye image is in high demand. Actually My Garden is Supposed to Look Like Shit. People's careers went to a whole other level, just being a part of that funny movie. Does he want us to swipe it for him? Previous generations of record hogs scoured the jazz bin, looking for that off-centered Blue Note pressing that promised direct access to the authentic hard bop happening uptown. 12,632. It's safe to say Money Mafia houses the best rap aliases in the game right now (including Lil Romeo's recasting as "Maserati Rome"), but No Limit was once notorious for another unifying qualifier: jagged, surrealist album covers dreamed up by the Pen & Pixel design team, as collectible as baseball cards or fine art. I put all the covers from all the other album covers in that, that's what he was smoking on the first cover. The cover depicts the rapper with his back turned to the world as he ascends a golden staircase. 50 Absolute Insane Hell Garbage Hell Flags of Our Fathers, Every Conceivable Way EA Could Screw Up Star Wars: Squadrons. Here are their albums, spanning 29 years, presented from worst to best. WHAT HAVE YOU DONE? Usually, in hip-hop, newfound opulence signals liberation, but on the lifeless gaze of most No Limit rappers, it more closely resembled euthanasia. Whatever the case we cannot come with him. The same can be said for the Orpheus rendition on Young Bleed's My World, My Balls. Label founder Master P was the Ray Kroc of hip-hop, a corner-cutting mogul who could whip up a gold-selling album, McGuiver-style, out of a torn shoelace and a shotgun shell if ever it came to that, and sometimes it practically did. "There's no other talent out there that's better than us on the production side, on the lyrics," P explained while showcasing his crew. Most often they featured chains, dogs, shiny letters, gold, diamonds, cash, and half naked ladies. Since the dawn of Reaganomics, underground rappers had endeavored to parody robber barons, but more often than not, financial expedience forced the artists to either reclaim bauble like glossy jump suits or ante up and rent a 1948 Cabriolet from 310 Motors. This entire theme... it's all Millie's fault. But then you pick you up the record and realize, Charge It 2 Da Game is an imperative command. Then, suddenly, all they had to do was download adobe Photoshop and the Gilded Age was only an apple-v away. It was clever." That quantity-over-quality approach may seem counterintuitive in strictly musical terms.
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