What You Say
Label: Def Jam Recordings
Jeezy knows what we want to hear: tales of bricks, bricks and more bricks. "First to tell you muthaf*ck*s trap or die, that's me OK," he says over a Drumma Boy beat. Just like Jay Z, this ATL thug hero has "Seen It All" -- even though the life of trap-to-riches he describes looks fairly limited (albeit intoxicating to a certain kind of rap voyeur). A largely unnecessary detour into Auto-Tune on "4 Zones," a luxury rap escapade on "Beautiful" and two surprisingly melodic tunes in "Beez Like" and "How I Did It (Perfection)" add much needed variety to Jeezy's latest "Autobiography.