Album review: Motivation – Tyree


Much has been made of the six-year gap since Tyree’s Now or Neve, during which time the South Auckland rapper has lost and re-found his muse, been part of Smashproof’s record-breaking chart-topping run with Brother and had a daughter.

But whatever the interval, his return is certainly a return to form.

Any niggles with his first-up solo offering usually surrounded his shallow lyrics, but this second full-lengther (recorded with excellent cameos from Smashproof mates Young Sid and Deach, as well as