Raw Deal: Rap Artist/lyricist from out of San Diego, Ca and former member of the Legendary rap group "Extended Music Family" also known as "EMF" to many, has finally decided to release his solo efforts. "American Citizen" a 19 track LP that reflect the views and ideas of a Mexican American that grew up having to deal with the hardships and issued faced being a minority in the United States as well as being a minority in the rap game. Not only does American Citizen reflect the current times and issue's one must deal with being a minority but he also expresses his concern over problems one must face just being an American. Songs like "Today Ft. E.Extraordinary", "Refuse" and "The Same Struggle Ft. DJ Tony Nova" showcase his concerns over varies topics such as poverty, racism, stereotypes and violence we deal with in America. However not only does Raw Deal rap about concerns we must face daily but he also goes on the verbal attack, unleashing deadly songs towards the rap game, government, media and anyone who should cross his path in life. Songs like "War Machine", "Reckless Ft. Tre Da MagNig" and "Dark Part of Da Brain" are just a few of the tracks where he goes over the edge head hunting. The album also offers club smashers and party songs to get the people moving on the floor and jamming out, songs "Come Fu*k With Me Ft. Bounce, Rasan", "Slow It Up ft. Bounce" and "Pass It On ft. G-Smuggles" will be sure to set off a party in the right way. Overall American Citizen is a well put together album that will trigger many different emotions in you as you travel through the music, so pop in the CD and just ride with Raw.