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July 04, 2010

MusicStudy: Classic Ghostface Killah - "Guest House" feat. Shareefa and Fabololus

Storytelling Mastery Over Cinematic, Sample-Based Beat

By Amir Said (Sa'id)

I gotta admit that I had serious concerns about Ghostface's upcoming album, The Wizard of Poetry, purportedly an "R&B" affair. But having heard this heatrock, I was longer worried; instead, I was actually looking forward to how the rest of the album shaped up. The beatwork for this song is monster-crazy! Props to whoever created this beat... Good work, Ghost.
(P.S., I have yet to hear the entire album.)


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