Tical 2000 After countless false starts, the Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man has finally released his second solo album, and it's a mindblower, indeed. One of hip-hop's most… Method Man Hip-Hop/Rap
Music Review

Tical 2000

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Lead Performance: Method Man; Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap

After countless false starts, the Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man has finally released his second solo album, and it's a mindblower, indeed. One of hip-hop's most cunning linguists, the wonder Wu spins out graphic doomsday scenarios, metaphysical parables, and sweaty-palmed odes to female pulchritude over crazed, avant-noise constructs that make Puffy sound like Pat Boone in comparison. Tical 2000 could well be the hip-hop event of the year. A-

Originally posted Nov 20, 1998 Published in issue #459 Nov 20, 1998 Order article reprints