What's more, the album's handful of highlights sound all too familiar: "My Life" rides a hook borrowed from Mary J. Blige's debut; "Damn" bites Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight" and steals its slinky, libidinous beat from the Neptunes; "Up on Things" wallows in Dr. Dre's trademark G-funk production, with numinous keys and a Snoop Dogg cameo. It's fitting that guest rhymer Paul Cain name-checks Eddie Murphy's Adventures of Pluto Nash midway through Street Dreams: Both are big-budget bombs.
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