Thursday, May 04, 2006
ARTIST / BAND: THE STREETS
SONG (MP3): WHEN YOU WASN'T FAMOUS
ALBUM: Hardest Way to Make An Easy Living
FILE UNDER: Rap / Garage / Electronica
INFO: It's been two years since the Streets' second album, A Grand Dont Come For Free, and a lot has happened to Mike Skinner. First off, he went from being the witty and brash young wonder of Original Pirate Material to being the bona fide voice, not just of a generation, but of a whole class. Secondly, he became famous. Yeah, he was known before, but over the past two years, he turned into one of those untouchable celebrities, with a track record to match. Gambling, break-downs, drugs, and girls: it's the stuff tabloids live for. Turns out, it's the stuff of great records too. read more from the source...