Hood Politics (track) by Kendrick Lamar

Hood Politics by Kendrick Lamar
Year: 2015
From the album To Pimp A Butterfly (track #10)
Average Rating: 
87/100 (from 504 votes)
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87/100 (from 504 votes)
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This track is rated in the top 1% of all tracks on BestEverAlbums.com. This track has a Bayesian average rating of 86.7/100, a mean average of 86.0/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 86.9/100. The standard deviation for this track is 12.4.

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75/100
From 01/08/2018 03:44
I wish that intro beat was used for a whole song, its a really cool beat. Its awesome that he samples Age of Adz (sooo underappreciated) but I don't think it was used too well. And the Boo Boo is kinda annoying
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From 04/21/2017 04:09
This is my least favorite track on TPAB but I have warmed up to him a bit. I actually am not too against the Sufjan sample, but I think it could have been less repetitive. This is just one of the kendrick voices I don't care for, and the "boo boo" upsets me. The Obama say, "What it do?" moment is worth a laugh the first few times listening to it. Love the Killer Mike shoutout!
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90/100
From 09/13/2015 07:52
My least favorite track, but it samples Age of Adz which just gives me joy.
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From 04/13/2015 16:28
Damn this track is growing on me.
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From 04/08/2015 05:07
BOO BOO! Love the thematic stuff in the lyrics
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From 04/04/2015 16:27
I love the intro, the rest of the song is really dark though, in a good way though.
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85/100
From 03/26/2015 13:44
Since I heard this song I can't stop yelling "BOO BOO" at everything I don't like.
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From 03/23/2015 16:52
BOO BOO
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From 03/21/2015 17:12
This is probably my least favorite track on the album. It's too much of a caricature.
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