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Antwon

    "Antwon is one of the most promising artists to rise out of the Internet-oriented "cloud rap" pseudo-scene that's gotten a lotofonline attention in the past few years. His trick is to make music that often feels inward-facing and borderline-myopic into asociallyopen, even joyous experience. In other words: His shit is just that much more fun than everybody else's.

    There's retro-rap, and then there's rap that captures the exuberant spirit of the early '90s. Antwon differentiates himselfbyadopting a lo-fi m.o. On standout "Living Every Dream," it sounds as if De La and Q-Tip's ...read more

    "Antwon is one of the most promising artists to rise out of the Internet-oriented "cloud rap" pseudo-scene that's gotten a lotofonline attention in the past few years. His trick is to make music that often feels inward-facing and borderline-myopic into asociallyopen, even joyous experience. In other words: His shit is just that much more fun than everybody else's.

    There's retro-rap, and then there's rap that captures the exuberant spirit of the early '90s. Antwon differentiates himselfbyadopting a lo-fi m.o. On standout "Living Every Dream," it sounds as if De La and Q-Tip's "Roller Skating Jam NamedSaturdays"was disintegrating. His rap style is casual, and not the most versatile or dexterous, but that's much to its benefit; hecommunicateshis ideas in funny, punchy lines, which is more than enough."-Complex « hide

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