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Spanspek Album Review: Zee Will - #StrategyGuide

Hello!  As I write this the Giants just won the World Series.  And as I write this the Republicans just won the Senate.  And as I write THIS a new episode of Supernatural just finished.  Somewhere out there there's a liberal Dodgers fan that's super pissed off.  Also, I'm apparently a huge procrastinator.

Anywho, it's time for our next Spanspek Album Review!  This time around we listened to the new mixtape from Fresno/San Jose rapper ZEE WILL!
Zee Will

With a high pitched rapid fire delivery and stellar production from the likes of Sahab, BrassTracks, ZenZan and others, rapper Zee Will unleashes one of the better hip-hop albums to drop this year.  Sahab produced track "Watchin" samples 2Pac to great effect, adding a cool undercurrent that suits Zee Will tales of "living the dream".  Similarly the celebratory "SpeakerBoxx", heavy with horns and a soulful Brian Cade/Nae Alma hook, shows the rapper eager to have his voice heard on stereo systems the world over.

However, in his quest for world domination, Zee Will makes time to consider how to best live a life.  On the title track the lyricist seems to imply that a life free of rules and conformity is the best sort of existence.  As the song intones, Zee prefers to " life with no strategy guide."  That overall spirit pervades #StrategyGuide, making the mixtape an enjoyable listen from front to back.
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