Twenty-five years ago, rapper Canibus released his debut album “Can-I-Bus,” which was highly anticipated by hip-hop fans. However, the album didn’t live up to expectations, with many criticizing the production by Wyclef Jean. Despite eventually achieving platinum certification, the album changed the conversation around Canibus, shifting the focus from his potential as a ferocious lyricist and chart-topping artist to questioning what could have been. While Canibus remains a fan of his work, the disappointment of “Can-I-Bus” altered the trajectory of his career. The album’s release in September 1998 sparked discussions about Canibus’ capabilities as an artist.
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