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    Macklemore beats out Jay Z and Kanye West for best Rap Album of the Year

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    Macklemore's "The Heist" won Rap Album of the Year, over Jay Z and Kanye West.

    1. Does he deserve it? Did he win it just because of the color of his skin?

    2. Have you heard it yet? It's really good, I bought the deluxe edition.

    Here's one of my favorite songs off "The Heist".

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    I didn't particularly like either JayZ or Kanye albums. Save for maybe 1 or 2 tracks.

    But the Macklemore and Ryan Lewis one was more enjoyable.
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    Didn't some asshole on worldstar or youtube make a video rant about how white people suck because Macklemore won?


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    Racist idiocy aside, I think the album is decent. I don't listen to rap like I used to back in high school, but I can still appreciate hard work. Good for him.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    What about the other offerings? We need to compare the one that won with the ones that didn't but were nominated.

    I am guessing MAcklemore is a white guy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by keefy View Post
    I am guessing MAcklemore is a white guy.
    Yes ... he's a white guy.


    What about the other offerings? We need to compare the one that won with the ones that didn't but were nominated.
    The offerings weren't much ... like most mainstream music.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    Not surprising, personally i think kanye and jay z stuff isn't as good as it used to be. They play the stuff on the radio and some of the lyrics are just laughable. Just my opinion though

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    I'm very glad Kanye West lost to him. That makes me happy.


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    haha, what a joke, this fool aint even a good rapper!

    Thanks to Final for the sick sig!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 33x View Post
    haha, what a joke, this fool aint even a good rapper!
    Most rappers aren't good rappers.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    Lol this seriously won Rap album of the Year? Man how the genre has fallen hard....

    Not that Jay-Z or Kanye winning would be any better.

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