A Heap of Broken Images

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A Heap of Broken Images
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Studio album by Blue Sky Black Death
Released June 23, 2006 (2006-06-23)
Genre Underground hip hop
Length 44:44
46:20
Label Mush Records
Producer Blue Sky Black Death
Blue Sky Black Death chronology
A Heap of Broken Images
(2006)
Blue Sky Black Death presents: The Holocaust
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Exclaim! mixed[2]
Exclaim! mixed[3]
PopMatters 6/10 stars[4]
Tiny Mix Tapes 3.5/5 stars[5]
UKHH.com 5/5 stars[6]

A Heap of Broken Images is the debut album by American hip hop production duo Blue Sky Black Death. It was released by Mush Records on June 23, 2006.

The album title comes from the T. S. Eliot poem The Waste Land ("A heap of broken images, where the sun beats, and the dead tree gives no shelter, the cricket no relief").[7][8]

Track listing[edit]

Disc one
No. Title Length
1. "Skies Open" 4:33
2. "Days Are Years" 6:02
3. "Chloroform" 3:34
4. "Not Here" 4:34
5. "They Came Around" 3:20
6. "Dream of Dying" 5:04
7. "From Sun's Angle" 3:33
8. "Rap Creature Land" 3:34
9. "Heroin for God" 4:33
10. "Guilty Ones" 1:14
11. "The Dead Tree Gives No Shelter" 2:39
12. "Still Asleep" 2:01
Disc two
No. Title Length
1. "Engage My Words" (featuring Jus Allah, Wise Intelligent, and Sabac Red) 4:08
2. "Street Legends" (featuring A-Plus and Pep Love) 4:21
3. "Floor Chalk (Best Reprise)" (featuring Guru and Chief Kamachi) 3:33
4. "Scriptures" (featuring Lil' Sci) 4:37
5. "Long Division" (featuring Rob Sonic and Mike Ladd) 6:41
6. "I Catch Fire" (featuring Holocaust) 6:24
7. "Grimey Styles" (featuring Myka 9) 4:19
8. "Brain Cells" (featuring Virtuoso) 4:09
9. "Everything" (featuring Awol One) 6:01
10. "It Wasn't White" 2:06

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, Marisa. "Blue Sky Black Death - A Heap of Broken Images". AllMusic. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  2. ^ Blaustein, Claire Marie (August 1, 2006). "Blue Sky Black Death - A Heap of Broken Images". Exclaim!. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  3. ^ Quinlan, Thomas (August 1, 2006). "Blue Sky Black Death - A Heap of Broken Images". Exclaim!. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  4. ^ Hayes, Neal (September 27, 2006). "Blue Sky Black Death: A Heap of Broken Images". PopMatters. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  5. ^ Ranta, Alan. "Blue Sky, Black Death - A Heap Of Broken Images". Tiny Mix Tapes. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  6. ^ Kper. "Blue Sky, Black Death - A Heap of Broken Images LP". UKHH.com. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  7. ^ "The Waste Land by T.S. Eliot". Project Gutenberg. 
  8. ^ "MH-243 Blue Sky Black Death - A Heap Of Broken Images". Urban Pollution. Mush Records. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 

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