Black Dialogue

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Black Dialogue
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Studio album by The Perceptionists
Released March 22, 2005 (2005-03-22)
Genre Hip hop
Length 41:19
Label Definitive Jux
Producer El-P, Camu Tao, DJ Fakts One, Willie Evans Jr., Cyrus the Great
Singles from Black Dialogue
  1. "Memorial Day"
    Released: September 28, 2004
  2. "Blo"
    Released: March 8, 2005
  3. "Black Dialogue"
    Released: June 14, 2005
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 81/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[2]
The A.V. Club mixed[3]
City Pages favorable[4]
Entertainment Weekly B+[5]
Exclaim! favorable[6]
PopMatters 8/10 stars[7]
XLR8R favorable[8]

Black Dialogue is the first studio album by American hip hop group The Perceptionists. It was released on Definitive Jux on March 22, 2005.[1]

Reception[edit]

At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, Black Dialogue received an average score of 81% based on 7 reviews, indicating "universal acclaim".[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer Length
1. "Let's Move" DJ Fakts One 2:59
2. "People 4 Prez" El-P 2:21
3. "Blō" El-P 3:22
4. "Memorial Day" Cyrus the Great 3:33
5. "Love Letters" Willie Evans Jr. 4:11
6. "Black Dialogue" Willie Evans Jr. 3:06
7. "Frame Rupture" El-P 3:22
8. "What Have We Got to Lose?!?" Cyrus the Great 2:46
9. "Party Hard" (featuring Camu Tao and Guru) Camu Tao 3:50
10. "Career Finders" (featuring Humpty Hump) DJ Fakts One 3:45
11. "5 O'Clock" (featuring Phonte) DJ Fakts One 4:05
12. "Breathe in the Sun" Willie Evans Jr. 3:58

Charts[edit]

Chart Peak
position
Independent Albums[9] 42
Heatseekers Albums[10] 41

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Black Dialogue - The Perceptionists". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved December 13, 2014. 
  2. ^ Kellman, Andy. "Black Dialogue - The Perceptionists". AllMusic. Retrieved July 12, 2014. 
  3. ^ Rabin, Nathan (March 29, 2005). "The Perceptionists: Black Dialogue". The A.V. Club. 
  4. ^ Hicks, Dylan (April 20, 2005). "The Perceptionists: Black Dialogue". City Pages. 
  5. ^ Endelman, Michael (March 28, 2005). "Black Dialogue (2005) - The Perceptionists". Entertainment Weekly. 
  6. ^ Cowie, Del F. (April 2005). "Perceptionists - Black Dialogue". Exclaim!. 
  7. ^ Heaton, Dave (March 16, 2005). "The Perceptionists: Black Dialogue". PopMatters. 
  8. ^ Beres, Derek (March 1, 2005). "Black Dialogue". XLR8R. 
  9. ^ "The Perceptionists - Chart history - Independent Albums". Billboard. Retrieved November 24, 2015. 
  10. ^ "The Perceptionists - Chart history - Heatseekers Albums". Billboard. Retrieved November 24, 2015. 

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