Lucy Ford: The Atmosphere EP's

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Lucy Ford: The Atmosphere EP's
Atmosphere The Lucy Ford The Atmosphere EPs.jpg
Compilation album by Atmosphere
Released February 1, 2001 (2001-02-01)[1]
Genre Alternative hip hop
Length 69:46
Label Rhymesayers Entertainment, Fat Beats
Producer Ant, Jel, Moodswing9, El-P
Atmosphere chronology
Headshots: Se7en
(1999)Headshots: Se7en1999
Lucy Ford: The Atmosphere EP's
(2001)
God Loves Ugly
(2002)God Loves Ugly2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[2]
The A.V. Club favorable[3]
Pitchfork Media 7.3/10[4]
Robert Christgau A-[5]
Spin 7/10[6]

Lucy Ford: The Atmosphere EP's is a compilation album by the Minneapolis hip hop group Atmosphere. It was released on Rhymesayers Entertainment in 2001. The album collects the previously released EP's, Ford One, Ford Two, and The Lucy EP.

Reception[edit]

Stanton Swihart of AllMusic gave the album 4 stars out of 5, commenting that "its stronger moments are among the most forward-thinking hip-hop ever made."[2]

In 2015, it was ranked at number 14 on Fact's "100 Best Indie Hip-Hop Records of All Time" list.[7]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Between the Lines" Ant 5:19
2. "Like Today" Ant 4:02
3. "Tears for the Sheep" Ant 2:51
4. "Guns and Cigarettes" Ant 4:21
5. "Don't Ever Fucking Question That" Ant 4:17
6. "It Goes" Ant 4:27
7. "If I Was Santa Claus" Ant 3:50
8. "Aspiring Sociopath" Ant 5:24
9. "Free or Dead" Jel 4:46
10. "Party for the Fight to Write" Ant 3:53
11. "Mama Had a Baby and His Head Popped Off" Ant 4:24
12. "They're All Gonna Laugh @ You" Jel 2:04
13. "Lost and Found" Jel 4:39
14. "The Woman with the Tattooed Hands" Ant 3:30
15. "Nothing but Sunshine" Moodswing9 5:10
16. "Homecoming" (hidden track; featuring El-P) El-P 4:38

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Atmosphere - Lucy Ford". Rhymesayers Entertainment. Retrieved April 18, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Swihart, Stanton. "Lucy Ford: The Atmosphere EPs - Atmosphere". AllMusic. Retrieved April 18, 2016. 
  3. ^ Rabin, Nathan (March 29, 2002). "Atmosphere: Lucy Ford". The A.V. Club. Retrieved April 18, 2016. 
  4. ^ Adickes, Kevin (October 29, 2001). "Atmosphere: Lucy Ford: The Atmosphere EPs". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved April 18, 2016. 
  5. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: Atmosphere". Robert Christgau. Retrieved April 18, 2016. 
  6. ^ Rubin, Mike (July 2001). "Arty for Your Right to Fight". Spin: 132. 
  7. ^ "The 100 best indie hip-hop records of all time: 14. Atmosphere - Lucy Ford EPs". Fact. February 25, 2015. Retrieved April 18, 2016. 

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