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Shwayze coasts on repetitive lyrics and superficial emotions in sophomore album.

Shwayze is the stage name of Aaron Smith, a young rapper from Malibu, Calif. His new album, Let it Beat, the follow-up to his self-titled 2008 debut, is 12 tracks of relatively simple hip hop about the simple things: drinking, smoking, dancing and partyin…