[Prelude to Revolution] a collection of top-notch producers, including DatPaki, Muneshine, Banz (sic) and Lomaticc who craft a diverse collection of beats and backing samples while guest vocalists like Flo, Dele O, Jahgo and Kapone provide the hooks on this professional sounding collection that could easily fit in on Top 40 radio and serves notice the revolution is coming.
“What’s the point of rhyming if you ain’t philosophizing?” muses Lyrical Militant on “Humanity’s Tragedy.” …this album is strongly anchored in a socially-conscious perspective…. Lyrical Militant’s strengths lie in his flow, his ability to incorporate South-Asian influences into his tracks and his occasional cheekiness.
With a strong lyrical flow and boss beats throughout, Download this Mixtape is always entertaining, but especially so when Lyrical Militant raps in an über-smooth style. On Been So Long, which features soul singer Flo, Militant is crazy cool, his suave tone sounding a bit like Q-Tip in A Tribe Called Quest’s classic, Bonita Applebum.