Escape 2 Mars

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Escape 2 Mars
Studio album by Gift of Gab
Released November 3, 2009 (2009-11-03)
Genre Alternative hip hop
Length 40:37
Label Cornerstone R.A.S.
Producer Dnaebeats, Headnodic
Gift of Gab chronology
4th Dimensional Rocketships Going Up
(2004)
Escape 2 Mars
(2009)
The Next Logical Progression
(2012)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 76/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[2]
Clash 8/10[3]
The Independent 3/5 stars[4]
Pitchfork Media 5.4/10[5]
PopMatters 5/10 stars[6]
The Skinny 2/5 stars[7]

Escape 2 Mars is the second solo album by American rapper Gift of Gab. It was released on Cornerstone R.A.S. on November 3, 2009.[6]

Reception[edit]

At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, Escape 2 Mars received an average score of 76% based on 11 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "E2mtro" Dnaebeats 2:15
2. "El Gifto Magnifico" Dnaebeats 3:25
3. "Light Years" Dnaebeats 5:09
4. "Dreamin'" (featuring Del the Funky Homosapien and Brother Ali) Headnodic 3:16
5. "In Las Vegas" Dnaebeats 3:28
6. "Escape 2 Mars" Dnaebeats 3:37
7. "Electric Waterfalls" Dnaebeats 4:07
8. "Richman, Poorman" Headnodic 4:23
9. "Some of the People" Headnodic 2:50
10. "Spotlight" Dnaebeats 4:37
11. "Rhyme Travel" Dnaebeats 3:51

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Escape 2 Mars - Gift of Gab". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ Brown, Marisa. "Escape 2 Mars - Gift of Gab". AllMusic. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  3. ^ Marshall, Kingsley (March 25, 2010). "Gift Of Gab - Escape 2 Mars". Clash. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  4. ^ Gill, Andy (January 15, 2010). "Album: Gift Of Gab, Escape 2 Mars (Cornerstone)". The Independent. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ Greene, Jayson (November 24, 2009). "Gift of Gab: Escape 2 Mars". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  6. ^ a b Fiander, Matthew (January 5, 2010). "Gift of Gab: Escape 2 Mars". PopMatters. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  7. ^ Watson, Gillian (January 4, 2010). "Gift of Gab - Escape 2 Mars". The Skinny. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 

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