Ed: The guys of Rap Genius are back once again to deliver the goods on what made our ears perk up this week. This is the third installment of the Rap Genius’ Lyrics Of The Week presented by Hip-Hop Wired. Take it away, guys.
This week in hip-hop saw the long-awaited return of a few major figures. Slaughterhouse, backed by their new patron Eminem, released a superb mixtape in advance of an album that hopefully their boss’ tin ear for production won’t ruin. Shyne, last seen hanging around Belize and converting to Judiasm, returned to relevance in true hip-hop fashion, by dissing his former boss, Diddy. And Brother Ali released both a new single and a killer freestyle in anticipation of his first record in three years. Below, the lines of the week.
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