By The Numbers: Ab-Soul’s Control System


In By The Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits and primary colors. This week, we look at Ab-Soul’s Control System, a dense, conspiracy-packed, but still super fun listen.

POSTED May 15, 2012 6:52PM IN BY THE NUMBERS Comments (11) TAGS: , , ,




  1. realTalk says:

    Black Hippy is way overated. Richard Wright out of the Illregular Instrumentals camp torches all young cats out in southern cali right now. Just to let yall know. Do your homework.

  2. dan says:

    absoul is a quality rapper and seems like an interesting fella with an eloquent way of expressing himself. dont believe the hype just see/hear the real

  3. lol says:

    lol you funny as hell clown do your homework

  4. gREENER says:

    Black Hippy…. probably the best out

  5. Amar Manov says:

    Black hippy overrated? ur fucking crazy man

  6. merv says:

    Kendrick > Soul?
    Soul > Kendrick?

  7. RealTalk is DUMB says:

    My comment is in my name, RealTalk is DUMB, black hippy’s OVERrated is equivalent to saying you’re EVEN rated. #False

  8. YEAAAA says:

    yea there is no hype and chains in this black hippy movement… its quality fuckin music and nobody….NOBODY is fuckin with Kendrick…

  9. BlackLipBastard says:

    Jay Rock = Kendrick Lamar = ScHoolBoy Q = Ab-Soul; fucc yo comparisons. #TDE

  10. ThumpersOnTuck says:

    Kendrick >>>>>> Schoolboy Q >> Ab-Soul >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Jay Rock

  11. asdf says:

    They all have their own strong suits. Doesn’t make sense comparing a team.