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P.O.S. (of Doomtree): Never Better

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4.6 Stars (14 customer reviews)
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Summary

P.O.S returns with Never Better, the follow up to 2006's critically acclaimed Audtion. Written mostly in a moving car, P.O.S raps at full clip to ride rolling drums and revving distortion. There's an urgency that he keeps in careful check, and then unleashes for spring-loaded verses that represent his best work. Never Better enters a room like bombshell with a black eye, badass, noisy, and impossible to ignore. Feedback and relentless drum rolls are only occasionally tempered by sung choruses and clean, chiming guitar lines.

With an unlikely punk rock past and an ever growing loyal hip hop fan base, P.O.S proves he is a rapper with range, a real musician and an unstoppable performer. Don't mistake Never Better for some hybrid or some contrived crossover project because for P.O.S genres are as they ever were: permeable.

Limited Edition CD Artwork: transparent digi-pak that holds 16 solid and 6 transparent inserts allowing the consumer to configure their own personalized cover art. Also includes lyrics.

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1. Let It Rattle
Producers: Lazerbeak
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2. Drumroll (We're All Thirsty)
Producers: P.O.S.
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3. Savion Glover
Producers: P.O.S.
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4. Purexed
Producers: Lazerbeak
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5. Graves (We Wrote The Book)
Producers: Lazerbeak
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6. Goodbye
Producers: Lazerbeak
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7. Get Smokes
Producers: P.O.S.
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8. Been Afraid
Producers: Lazerbeak
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9. Low Light Low Life
featuring Sims & Dessa (of Doomtree)
Producers: Paper Tiger
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10. The Basics (Alright)
Producers: P.O.S.
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11. Out Of Category
Producers: P.O.S.
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12. Optimist (We Are Not For Them)
Producers: P.O.S.
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13. Terrorish
Producers: P.O.S.
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14. Never Better
featuring Judah Nagler (of The Velvet Teen)
Producers: P.O.S.
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15. The Brave And The Snake
Producers: MK Larada
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16. Never Better - Bonus Track
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4.6 Stars (4.6 Stars )
Total Comments: 14
4 Stars
Name: (Posted: 10/30/2010 8:51:00 AM; Partial IP: .91.48.228)
Location: Boston
Comment: Lazerbeak at the top of his game on this one. Optimist is a definite highlight. POS has a big future.
5 Stars
Name: (Posted: 8/4/2010 2:34:00 PM; Partial IP: .5.132.231)
Location: CA
Comment: POS at his finest!
4 Stars
Name: (Posted: 12/7/2009 12:52:00 AM; Partial IP: .73.43.183)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Comment: Yo this is a dope album. Good shit. Even P.O.S. produces for the album. Can't knock this one. Dessa even kills it on Low Light Low Life.
5 Stars
Name: (Posted: 10/25/2009 12:43:00 AM; Partial IP: 83.122.143)
Location: austin
Comment: dope album. theres a couple songs with weird singing but no more than one or two. overall great, check out doomtree also. they are pretty dope as well.
5 Stars
Name: (Posted: 10/14/2009 10:17:00 AM; Partial IP: 7.214.58.6)
Location: 303
Comment: I love this shit. Been rockin it for a while now, and still keep coming back to it. Only a couple of tracks that get skipped. Definitly not for the narrow minded.
5 Stars
Name: (UGHH Staff) (Posted: 3/6/2009 7:39:00 PM; Partial IP: 03.242.187)
Location: UGHH World HQ
Comment: P.O.S. won me over a couple years ago with a truly spirited & amazing in-store performance @ UGHH for like five people on a weekday. Just saw him kill it in Boston a few weeks ago, definitely one of the illest shows I've seen in years, he is a true showman. 'Never Better' is a brilliant album, a true fusion of hip hop and hardcore without cheezy power-chords a la the Judgement Night soundtrack or the slew of wack 'metal remixes' that have been popping up lately, he actually gets it right, maintaining the soul of both music forms while creating something new and original. Gotta love an emcee referencing Fugazi's '5 corporations'. Aside from the slammin tunes, the packaging for this is crazy ill and worth copping for that alone. A true artistic experience from the tracks to the booklet, 'Never Better' is a slamfestival.
4 Stars
Name: (Posted: 3/5/2009 12:28:00 PM; Partial IP: 185.136.93)
Location: INdy
Comment: I've never heard of Doomtree, but have heard of P.O.S. I picked this CD up strictly because of the reviews and the item summary. I wanted something different...I got something different. The beats and production are dope! The rapid snar seems a little over used. I realize P.O.S. is from Minnisota and is on Rhymesayers, but he sounds an awful lot like Slug...still very hot!
5 Stars
Name: (Posted: 2/9/2009 8:27:00 PM; Partial IP: .94.56.177)
Location: Cdn
Comment: So rich with grooves, and aggressive drums and flows. Very tight! '09 is looking like the a '87, '93, '96 'early rawkus type of year ... Someone tell Nas to buy this one and see Hip Hop is not dead, and make certain the breakers in Jpn get this one
5 Stars
Name: (Posted: 2/8/2009 3:16:00 PM; Partial IP: 105.74.139)
Location: Leeds, UK
Comment: simply awesome
5 Stars
Name: (Posted: 2/6/2009 2:20:00 PM; Partial IP: 97.128.245)
Location: Upstate, NY
Comment: Been a huge fan since Ipecac Neat, and this doesn't disappoint. I would say this is BY FAR his most complete album to date. While it doesn't have quite the peaks of Audition, it is much more consistant and much more filling, if you will. Dope shit P.O.S.. P.S. Dessa's verse was fuckin' beastly on that one song...
4 Stars
Name: (Posted: 2/6/2009 10:57:00 AM; Partial IP: 103.46.168)
Location: Queens, NY
Comment: yo...I could honestly say that I've only "heard" of this dude...I've never listened to his or his crew's music...but I'm sittin' at work and decided to give it a try and it's fire...I'ma cop the album...mad creative and different sounding...which is hard in "MUSIC" today period...not just hip hop
Name: (Posted: 1/17/2009 11:35:00 AM; Partial IP: 11.106.168)
Location: nodak
Comment: there is no way this cant be dope
Name: (Posted: 12/22/2008 5:42:00 AM; Partial IP: 241.231.77)
Location: UK
Comment: I'm really looking forward to this release, and pretty much anything that comes out of the Doomtree camp.
Name: (Posted: 12/17/2008 7:36:00 PM; Partial IP: 30.125.140)
Location: syracuse
Comment: i am beyond pumped about this. P.O.S. fills a void no one else in hip-hop can. Such unique sound.
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