The Ugly Truth (album)

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The Ugly Truth
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Studio album by Prolyphic & Reanimator
Released May 12, 2008 (2008-05-12)
Genre Hip hop, alternative hip hop
Length 58:15
Label Strange Famous Records
Producer Reanimator
Singles from The Ugly Truth
  1. "Artist Goes Pop"
    Released: 2008
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic favorable[1]
PopMatters 8/10 stars[2]
Sputnikmusic 4.0 (excellent)[3]
XLR8R 7/10[4]

The Ugly Truth is a collaborative album by Prolyphic & Reanimator.[4] It was released on Strange Famous Records in 2008.[2] It features guest appearances from Macromantics, Sage Francis, Alias, and B. Dolan.[1]

Reception[edit]

Bob Gulla of The Phoenix described The Ugly Truth as "a blissed-out merger of Prolyphic's smart rap/poetry and Reanimator's perfectly complementary beats and motifs."[5] Matt Rinaldi of AllMusic said, "Prolyphic lays his heartfelt verses over Reanimator's inventive beatwork, which combines loops, samples, and live instrumentation."[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "99 Bottles" 3:48
2. "Born Alone" 4:56
3. "Artist Goes Pop" 4:29
4. "Dick & Jane" (featuring Macromantics) 3:15
5. "Flashlight" 4:13
6. "Survived Another Winter" (featuring Sage Francis, Alias and B. Dolan) 4:55
7. "The Way That I See It" 4:01
8. "The Ugly Truth" 4:04
9. "Box Within a Box" 3:30
10. "On the Side" 4:01
11. "Slow to Get Up" 1:39
12. "Two Track Mind" 3:30
13. "Easier Said" 3:25
14. "Sleeping Dogs Lie" 5:18
15. "Playing with Old Flames" 3:11

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Rinaldi, Matt. "The Ugly Truth - Prolyphic/Reanimator". AllMusic. Retrieved October 14, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b Ranta, Alan (May 5, 2008). "Prolyphic and Reanimator: The Ugly Truth". PopMatters. Retrieved October 14, 2013. 
  3. ^ Butler, Nick (December 14, 2008). "Review: Prolyphic & Reanimator - The Ugly Truth". Sputnikmusic. Retrieved October 14, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b Ma, David (June 11, 2008). "Prolyphic & Reanimator: The Ugly Truth". XLR8R. Archived from the original on October 7, 2008. Retrieved October 14, 2013. 
  5. ^ Gulla, Bob (May 7, 2008). "Telling the Truth - Prolyphic and Reanimator bring it". The Phoenix. Retrieved June 15, 2015. 

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