1212 (album)

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1212
7L & Esoteric - 1212 (album cover).jpg
Studio album by 7L & Esoteric
Released October 12, 2010
Genre Hip hop
Length 42:50
Label Fly Casual Records
Producer 7L, DC the Midi Alien, Esoteric, Statik Selektah
7L & Esoteric chronology
A New Dope
(2006)
1212
(2010)
Czarface
(2013)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
411Mania 7.5/10 stars[1]
The Boston Phoenix 3.5/4 stars[2]
Lesson Six 1/5 stars[3]
HipHopDX 4/5 stars[4]

1212 is the fifth studio album by Boston underground hip hop duo 7L & Esoteric, released on October 12, 2010[5] under Esoteric's own label Fly Casual Records.[6] Released four years after their previous effort A New Dope, the album marked a return to their original boom bap sound.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Retrospects" 7L 3:28
2. "Run This" (featuring Celph Titled) 7L 2:04
3. "Aneurysm" Esoteric 2:58
4. "12th Chamber" (performed by CZARFACE) 7L 2:53
5. "The Handle" (featuring Sadat X) 7L 3:25
6. "For My Enemies" Esoteric 3:02
7. "Drawbar 1-2" (featuring Step Brothers) DC the Midi Alien, Esoteric 3:24
8. "No Shots" 7L & Esoteric 3:19
9. "Bare Knuckle Boxing" (featuring Heavy Metal Kings and Reef the Lost Cauze) 7L 4:22
10. "I Hate Flying" 7L 3:41
11. "The Most Rotten" Statik Selektah 2:29
12. "New Rapper" Esoteric 3:57
13. "Zoo" 7L & Esoteric 3:48
Total length: 42:50

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bill Wannop (October 30, 2010). "7L & Esoteric – 1212 Review". 411Mania. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  2. ^ Chris Faraone (October 19, 2010). "7L and Esoteric - 1212". The Boston Phoenix. Retrieved June 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Review: 7L & Esoteric's 1212". Lesson Six. November 8, 2010. Retrieved June 22, 2015. 
  4. ^ Syron (October 20, 2010). "7L & Esoteric - 1212". HipHopDX. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  5. ^ "1212 - 7L & Esoteric". Allmusic. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  6. ^ "7L & Esoteric - 1212 (CD, Album)". Discogs. Retrieved June 21, 2015.