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Mos Def's verse is flawless.
I could probably listen to this all day every day.
Breathe in ... Breathe out
Talib has flow.
This still gives me chills
too bad common almost ruined it
It's not improbable that this might be the best thing any emcee has ever written.
one of the best...
One of the best songs there is..especially on the winter..makes you think and feel so conscious =)
@innyday Never get tired of this album! Mos Def 90's circa best ever!!
Never get tired of this track
Correct to - Respiration (feat. Common)
THE cruising song.
TWO OF MY TOP 5 MC'S WHAT!!! TOGETHER!!! PURE HEAVEN RIGHT HERE!!!
ingredients:100 % pure hip hop
...yeah it took up a whole car and shit
so soothing and deep at once
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"We smoke, retrace the skyline"...
Stranded all alone...AT the tip top..of all songs...dog e dog world ya gotta mush on!!
Listen to it... the city breathing
this is hip-hop
amazing \m/ (*o*) \m/
This and Thieves in the Night are 2 of my favorite songs of all time
My favorite song
I like it.
I choreographed 7 steps to heaven
Escuchela la ciudad respirando...
cant stop blackstar man they need to do 1 more just because of the legendary status they have ya dig!!!!!!!
Immense classic, filled with many timeless rhymes ("...not knowing ways will get you capped like a NBA salary")
Common part should have been CUT...its not good fit at all...Or atleast he shouldve went first.
Ugh so brilliant. 
Damn...my college roomate schooled me on this in 1998 (2nd day freshman year)...I have never slept on good music since!!!!!!
Mos killed it