Metascore
70

Generally favorable reviews - based on 5 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5
  1. Q Magazine
    60
    This debut shows his skills are undiminished, boasting some A-grade production. [Jun 2009, p.122]
User Score
8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 12 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 12
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 12
  3. Negative: 1 out of 12
  1. Jan 20, 2015
    9
    I've always kind of liked Joe Budden, but man, this album is probably one of his greatest. When I had checked out this album, I originallyI've always kind of liked Joe Budden, but man, this album is probably one of his greatest. When I had checked out this album, I originally thought that I wasn't going to expect much, but luckily, I got something wonderful. Full Review »
  2. NJR
    Nov 3, 2010
    7
    A descent album from Joey, but after Mood Muzik 2 + 3 I (And I think all Budden fans) were expecting more, I hope that his next studio albumA descent album from Joey, but after Mood Muzik 2 + 3 I (And I think all Budden fans) were expecting more, I hope that his next studio album (The Great Escape) will finally put to bed all of his doubters, all us Jumpoff fans know that the guy is an amazing MC but he needs to start showing it when it counts. Full Review »
  3. thomasw
    May 24, 2009
    10
    Great album the most original album this year, the best album since Lupe fiasco the cool.