Hip Hop and the World We Live In

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Hip Hop and the World We Live In
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Studio album by Aceyalone
Released 2002 (2002)
Genre Hip hop
Length 55:39
Label Project Blowed, Decon
Producer Elusive
Aceyalone chronology
Accepted Eclectic
(2001)Accepted Eclectic2001
Hip Hop and the World We Live In
Love & Hate
(2003)Love & Hate2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Pitchfork 7.5/10[1]
RapReviews.com 8/10[2]

Hip Hop and the World We Live In is a studio album by American rapper Aceyalone. Entirely produced by Elusive, it was released on Project Blowed and Decon in 2002.

Critical reception[edit]

Julianne Escobedo Shepherd of Pitchfork gave the album a 7.5 out of 10 and described it as "a good, solid example of the art of rhyme."[1] Steve Juon of RapReviews.com gave the album an 8 out of 10, calling it "another album that will keep Aceyalone's loyal hip-hop audience pleased."[2] He said, "the album's only clear flaw is that the soundtrack is too static for a mic controller that's so dynamic."[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Introduction" 2:38
2. "I Think I Know Too Much" 4:10
3. "Future Rockers" 4:20
4. "Rapps on Deck" 3:02
5. "Art Club" 3:06
6. "Dirty Birdie" 5:12
7. "Shooby Dooby" 4:14
8. "Blink Blink" 3:26
9. "Scribble on a Clean Surface" 3:51
10. "Organic Electricity" 5:21
11. "Bigger They Come" 4:51
12. "Not When You Get Down" 4:18
13. "Say" 3:43
14. "Jack of All Trades" 3:28


  1. ^ a b Shepherd, Julianne Escobedo (March 2, 2003). "Aceyalone: Hip Hop and the World We Live In". Pitchfork. Retrieved April 7, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c Juon, Steve (May 13, 2003). "Aceyalone :: Hip Hop and the World We Live In :: Project Blowed/Deconstruction Company". RapReviews.com. Retrieved April 7, 2015. 

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