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”Something Else’ Goes Pop Without Selling Out’ – VIBE Reviews ‘Something Else’

Published: August 2, 2013 in Tech N9ne by

Tech N9ne "Something Else" Vibe Review


Add one more huge publication to the list of rave reviews for Something Else.

VIBE added their two cents to Tech N9ne’s monumental album with their review published today. The article examines Tech N9ne’s increased acceptance into mainstream culture whereas before he was an outcast. Through his increased exposure and artistic growth, the music has changed, but it has never been compromised.

VIBE says:

“…the final portion of the LP, Earth, which deals more with the idea of hope, is where things take off and show Tech’s artistic growth. “Believe” is the album’s standout track—an inspiring tune about overcoming racism, and probably a bit more pop-inflected than die-hard Tech N9ne fans have ever heard him before—featuring an incredible vocal performance from local Kansas City vocalist Kortney Leveringston, doing what sounds like the best Beyoncé impression of all time. And then there’s “Strange 2013,” a reworking of The Doors “Strange Days,” produced by Fredwreck and featuring all the members of the band, including Ray Manzarek, who passed away in May. A ballsy collaboration like that could have sounded forced, but here it doesn’t, with the Doors stepping more into Tech’s world, sonically, than he into theirs. It’s very cool.”

Click here to read the entire review.


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  • What did you think of the review?
  • Do you think Tech’s music is going pop?

Leave your thoughts in the comments section below!

  • sambrown299

    Haha Tech didn’t go pop, he killed it! Strange music is genre-less, each artist has a unique vibe!

  • Christipher Koonz

    Recognition! Thats the dopest thing about the review.
    IDK what the label “pop” is doing round this, though. What’s so poppy? The singers? Da fuq?
    Hashbags#TIRED OF (inadequate) ONE WORD DESCRIPTIONS


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