Drip or Drown 2

Gunna - Drip or Drown 2
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2019 Ratings: #674 / 732
User Score
Based on 407 ratings
2019 Ratings: #1376
Liked by 3 people
February 22, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
Young Stoner Life, 300 / Label
Trap Rap / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
The Guardian

A gentle, poised record: the perfect rap album for a bruised America.

80
Exclaim!

Ultimately, Gunna sticks to his guns and delivers a solid effort that lives up to all the hype. He may not be the most innovative MC, but he continues to craft great bodies of work, which is what will cement his career, at the end of the day.

80
Spill Magazine

Drip or Drown 2 highlights Gunna’s mesmerizing and hypnotic bars, however, it lacks the evolution and growth Gunna needed to deem it a contemporary classic.

78
HipHopDX

This album is a big win for Gunna, an even bigger win for executive producers Wheezy and Turbo but a championship win for contemporary rap as a whole that should be appreciated by all.

67
Pitchfork

The drowsy Atlanta rapper polishes his style and submits some of his best songs, but the same thing that makes Gunna dependable also makes him predictable.

60
Highsnobiety

Though it sags in places with materialism and Gunna’s melancholy flow, at its best, his charm shines through. Stronger than any of his mixtapes or EPs, Drip or Drown 2 is a promising debut album filled with hints of a talent yet to be fully realized on record.

45
The 405

Given how underwhelming he is on other people's tracks, it’s no wonder that full-length Gunna projects are exercises in tedium, lifted up only by producers like Metro Boomin and London on da Track.

20
The Needle Drop

The first leg of Drip or Drown 2 is tolerable thanks to its aquatic aesthetic, but the album quickly devolves into mega-formulaic trap rap devoid of any character.

BradTasteMusic
21
wow this is bad
LepardRyan
45
That cover art deserves a 10
AZIZ
72
Many of you lack drip and it shows.
TreyLikesBands
20
Horrendous

The Gaurdian is on some crazy shit. "A gentle, poised record: the perfect rap album for a bruised America." EXCUSE ME??

Really tho, this thing is bad. Every song has the same pattern, flow, and feel, making the entire album sound like a skipping record. It's annoying as hell. If anybody listens to more than six of these tracks unironically, then I recommend you talk to them and tell them that everything is going to be alright in the end.

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FearFlour
100
You guys might wanna raise the score a bit now that we have a REAL celebrity here on AOTY. He might get offended if he sees the red bar
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Track List

  1. Wit It
  2. Outstanding
  3. One Call
  4. Cash War
  5. Richard Millie Plain
  6. Yao Ming
  7. Idk Why
  8. Derek Fisher (feat. Lil Baby)
  9. Baby Birkin
  10. Speed It Up
  11. 3 Headed Snake (feat. Young Thug)
  12. Big Shot
  13. On a Mountain
  14. Out the Hood
  15. Same Yung Nigga (feat. Playboi Carti)
  16. Who You Foolin
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Added on: February 7, 2019