D Pre-Life Crisis On Count Bass D's debut, Pre-Life Crisis , the Nashville rapper salutes his favorite brand of lip balm, advocates safe sex, asks Bill Clinton if… D Pre-Life Crisis On Count Bass D's debut, Pre-Life Crisis , the Nashville rapper salutes his favorite brand of lip balm, advocates safe sex, asks Bill Clinton if… Count Bass D
Music Review

Pre-Life Crisis (1995)

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Lead Performance: Count Bass D

On Count Bass D's debut, Pre-Life Crisis, the Nashville rapper salutes his favorite brand of lip balm, advocates safe sex, asks Bill Clinton if he can sleep on his lawn, and tries to impress a member of TLC by boasting that he's friendlier than the captain of The Love Boat. But between the waggish lilt of his tongue and the mellow, live-jam feel of the music, D has done the near-impossible: He makes loose, playful rap that's more than just a novelty. A-

Originally posted Aug 25, 1995 Published in issue #289-290 Aug 25, 1995 Order article reprints
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