AOTY 2017
IWASVERYBAD
Jay IDK - IWASVERYBAD
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 14 ratings
October 13, 2017 / Release Date
LP / Format
Adult Swim / Label
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Nov 27, 2017
95
One of the years most emotional albums, IDK's IWASVERYBAD delivers in almost every way.

Through the 12 tracks on the first official album by IDK, he weaves a tale of his life experience, namely around his late mother, using some intense flows, incredible production, and simultaneously hard-edged, hard hitting, and heartfelt lyrics.

Starting with the first track, "Mrs. Lynch, Your Son is the Devil", IDK immediately sets the tone with a flurry of personal details that give his ... read more
Oct 20, 2017
Z.Younk
55
What the fuck is he talking about half of the time? He just says random shit that comes to his head and sometimes its pretty much nonsensical. I like the Del, Doom and Gleesh feat. all in one song and all but just listen to how bad some of this dudes lyrics are. Its quality of words, not quantity of words, IDK.
Oct 18, 2017
CxAylward
10
this is absolutely atrocious
Oct 16, 2017
81
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Jay IDK does what few can achieve on this album in blending trap influenced styles along with lyrical content that conveys a meaningful story/message. The album shows a clear chronological timeline and touches on themes of growing up and the allure of the street life. His technical skill and songwriting are on full display on this album.
Track List
  1. Mrs. Lynch, Your Son Is The Devil
  2. Maryland Ass Nigga [Feat. Swizz Beatz]
  3. Pizza Shop Extended [Feat. Yung Gleesh & MF Doom]
  4. Dog Love Kitty [Feat. Mother Marygold]
  5. Mama Said ‘Respect the Venus Symbol’ I Didn’t Listen
  6. Windows Up
  7. Birds And Bees
  8. 17 With A 38
  9. No Shoes On The Rug
  10. No Words
  11. Black Sheep White Dove
  12. Baby Scale [Feat. Yung Gleesh] (Bonus Track)
Contributions By
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Added on: October 5, 2017