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  • Standing in the Spotlight [Sire, 1989] C

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Standing in the Spotlight [Sire, 1989]
He does have his own style--not even Deborah Harry would dare rap over such one-dimensional beats--and I like "Too Much To Drink," the latest in the surprising spate of rock temperance anthems. But Dee Dee, we German-Americans believe in grammar. You're not "the baddest rapper in Whitestone, Queens"--you're "the worst rapper in Whitestone, Queens." C