Daylight (EP)

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For the EP by Parmalee, see Daylight (Parmalee EP).
Daylight
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EP by Aesop Rock
Released February 5, 2002 (2002-02-05)
Genre Hip hop
Length 52:26
Label Definitive Jux
Producer Blockhead, El-P, Blueprint, Aesop Rock
Aesop Rock chronology
Labor Days
(2001)
Daylight
(2002)
Bazooka Tooth
(2003)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau A−[2]
HipHopDX 4.5/5 stars[3]
Stylus Magazine A−[4]

Daylight is an EP by American hip hop artist Aesop Rock. It was released via Definitive Jux on February 5, 2002. It is also the title of a single from his 2001 album, Labor Days. The song is included on the EP, along with a reworking entitled "Night Light."

In 2015, it was ranked at number 68 on Fact's "100 Best Indie Hip-Hop Records of All Time" list.[5]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Daylight" Blockhead 4:25
2. "Night Light" Blockhead 4:17
3. "Nickel Plated Pockets" (featuring Vast Aire) El-P 4:31
4. "Alchemy" (featuring Blueprint) Blueprint 4:24
5. "Forest Crunk" Blockhead 4:39
6. "Bracket Basher" Aesop Rock 5:38
7. "Maintenance / One of Four (hidden song)" Blockhead, Aesop Rock 24:33

Charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
position
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[6] 15

References[edit]

  1. ^ Birchmeier, Jason. "Aesop Rock - Daylight". AllMusic. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Aesop Rock: Daylight EP". Robert Christgau. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  3. ^ J-23 (March 18, 2002). "Aesop Rock - Daylight". HipHopDX. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  4. ^ Martin, Tyler (September 1, 2003). "Aesop Rock - Daylight EP". Stylus Magazine. Archived from the original on March 3, 2016. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  5. ^ "The 100 best indie hip-hop records of all time: 68. Aesop Rock - Daylight EP (Definitive Jux, 2001)". Fact. February 25, 2015. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Aesop Rock – Chart history" Billboard Independent Albums for Aesop Rock. Retrieved May 10, 2016.

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