Crime Of The Century feels like a modern day adaption of Jay Z's Coming Of Age except with a Long Beach setting and much more baleful. Buddy plays the same role as Memphis Bleek - the young and ambitious hustler that shines with potential - while Snoop Dogg is in his element as the OG that recognizes the budding qualities of a boss. Their dialogue is delivered in a menacing tone, and the incredible narrative and ominous production makes for a memorable listen. Recorded in 2011, this makes you wonder what other jewels young Buddy is holding in his vault.
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