I Heard It Today is the third studio album by American hip hop artist Mr. Lif. It was released on Bloodbot Tactical Enterprises on April 21, 2009. Written at "the dawn of the Obama administration", the album is "dedicated to capturing the pulse of a tumultuous era in the United States."
At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, I Heard It Today received an average score of 70% based on 11 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
Max Herman of XLR8R gave I Heard It Today an 8.5 out of 10 and noted that "taking a break from working with El-P actually benefits him, as the melodic beats crafted by producers like J-Zone, Edan, and Headnodic are the perfect pairing for Lif’s selfless lyricism." Andrew Martin of PopMatters gave the album 6 stars out of 10, calling it "one of Lif’s most concise and well-rounded efforts."