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Small Talk At 125th And Lenox (album) by Gil Scott-Heron 

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Small Talk At 125th And Lenox
Small Talk At 125th And Lenox by Gil Scott-Heron (1970)
Overall rank: 5,190th   Overall chart history
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80/100 (from 41 votes)
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Accolades: Top albums of 1970 (98th)
Top albums of the 1970s (915th)
Best albums of all time (5,190th)

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Gil Scott-Heron bestography

Small Talk At 125th And Lenox is ranked 3rd best out of 10 albums by Gil Scott-Heron on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Gil Scott-Heron is Pieces Of A Man which is ranked number 2121 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 988.

Gil Scott-Heron album bestography « Higher ranked (4,169th) This album (5,190th) Lower ranked (11,199th) »
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From glynspsa 03/22/2018 19:32
I do not agree with everything said on this album but there is no denying it is a passionate example of a particular movement at a particular moment in time. It is raw and hits hard it is unapologetic and completely not politically correct but this album is essential and should be played in history courses studying the late 60's early 70's Black American experience. POWERFUL.
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From Arthurknight 10/11/2016 12:34
A profoundly moving piece. I can't think of a more impassioned political album; it lurks under the surface of 60s protest songs, such as those of Bob Dylan and Joan Baez as well as the more tacky songs from the likes of Pete Seeger.

However, I find Scott-Heron a potentially more difficult artist to appreciate than say Ezra Pound or Roman Polanski - at least their views/actions don't push through into their art (literally). I frequently skip 'The Subject Was Faggots.'
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