Now that 2008 is coming to a close, I wanted to take the time to acknowledge one of my favorite--and arguably one of the best-- albums of the year: The Foreign Exchange's Leave It All Behind. Rapper/Singer/Part time stand-up comedian, Phonte Coleman took time away from Little Brother to team up once again with producer extraordinaire Nicolay to bring us the much anticipated followup to 2004's Connected LP. The result? Sonic perfection on nearly every track. Don't believe me?...Head on over to the group's Myspace and check it out for yourself.