Princess Superstar : Bad Babysitter
Sex, violence, blackmail, extortion and terror...
If hip-hop's about keeping it real, Princess Superstar does a great job. Not since L7's 'Babysitters On Acid' has the institution of babysitting - aka forcing bored young women to look after spoiled brats for below minimum wage - been so amusingly detailed. Our 'Bad Babysitter' can't wait for Mom and Dad to go out the door: there's a fridge to be raided, prescription drugs to be pillaged, 'Platoon' to entertain little Josh, rude sex to be had on the couch, and Dad to seduce on the ride home... "I'm a bad babysitter/Got my boyfriend in your shower/Wooh!/I'm makin' six bucks an hour" quips Princess S as cheery horns witness the carnage. Concetta Kirschner won't go down in history as one of rap's most significant voices, but her fruity, quick-witted, mercurial flow is uniquely excellent. Refreshingly original, 'Bad Babysitter' makes a great deal of a bad, bad job.
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