Ace Hood - Gutta
As we established already, originality is important, but it isn't everything. With enough bang and enough guest spots to make radio heads happy, this album is bound to attract some fans to the Floridian rapper's debut.
Originality is an important component in the Hip Hop world. Great emcees, from Andre 3000 [click to read] to Rakim [click to read], have gotten their respect by shining in spite of what everyone else was doing at the time. True originality can catapult artists from mediocre levels of obscurity to recognition and/or respect. The lack of originality can just as well restrain an artist's rise to the top.
Ace Hood's anticipated Gutta reads like an unimpressive list of rap clich