Friday, June 27, 2008

Your Daily Lick: Raashan Ahmad

The Push (Om Records)

By Nate Seltenrich
Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 4:25 PM

Crown City Rocker Ahmad proves he can manage just fine on his own with this solo debut. While the whole batch is worth hearing, he's at his best when blending contemporary backpacker hip-hop with old-school flow and soulful, sample-based beats - as in standout "If I," a summer mixtape-ready triumph.

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