Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

RECORD RACK

In Brief

February 06, 1994|STEVE HOCHMAN

*** Blood of Abraham, "Future Profits," Ruthless. Jewish rap has generally meant comic relief (Beastie Boys, 2 Live Jews), but these guys ain't joking. A nimble mix of old school and new school beats supports a Zionist message paralleling hip-hop's standard Afrocentric rhetoric. A sense of common heritage is underscored by the guest appearance of Eazy-E on the unity manifesto "Niggaz and Jews."

New albums are rated on a scale of one star (poor), two stars (fair), three stars (good) and four stars (excellent).

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|