SAVE ME

Future - SAVE ME
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Based on 4 reviews
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Based on 189 ratings
2019 Ratings: #392
June 7, 2019 / Release Date
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Pop Rap, Trap Rap / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

70
Rolling Stone

A more experimental Future working within modern rap techniques and pushing their boundaries to the blurry edges.

64
Pitchfork

His latest EP proves he’s still a master of melancholic detail, but thematically and sonically, the Atlanta superstar has hit a wall.

60
Highsnobiety

SAVE ME is the first record of a decorated career that suggests fatigue might be setting in.

43
Consequence of Sound

Although there are some strong parts of the brief Save Me, it’s feels like there could have been a more developed, fleshed-out studio album that better touched on these themes — if the work were given time to breathe.

thebibleparttwo
85
BEFORE THE ALBUMS RELEASE: this will be his best. mark my motherfucking words. i promise you it will be. this cover is absolutely beautiful and if what I’ve heard is true, no doubt this will be his best. words aren’t enough to describe the hype i have, personally I’ve never been a massive Future fan but this is going to be big for him

edit: swag
notbuzzzila
86
EDIT: FANTASTIC

As much as I was hoping this would live up to The WIZRD, I wasn't sure how likely it was to exceed it. They're both very different albums; SAVE ME has a measly seven tracks, while The WIZRD has twenty. SAVE ME was tagged as everything from "emo rap" to "trap folk", which made me expect something kind of XXXTentacion-inspired or something equally messy. The WIZRD was more of Future's trademark mumbly pop-trap, albeit with a bit of a darker atmosphere. Nothing ... read more
RakkSmells
63
For some reason this grew straight off me after the second listen. Even though it's easily the most ambitious I've heard Future musically, I just wasn't all that interested most of the time. There are some stellar tracks and hooks though.

favourite tracks: XanaX Damage, Shotgun, Extra
least favourite: Government Official

Summary: Decent-Good
MrMclainy
30
...what?

this is future at his most blown out, reverb water boarded, trashy, anemic, and incomprehensible

by track 3 I thought the project had already been running for 30 minutes

and here I was thinking that he was climbing his way back up to relevancy with his last project lol
Plats
73
For someone who's been avoiding Future, this was better than I expected it to be.

XanaX Damage: 8.5
St. Lucia: 4.5
Please Tell Me: 8
Shotgun: 7.5
Government Official: 8.5
Extra: 6.5
Love Thy Enemies: 8

Score:
7.3
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Track List

  1. XanaX Damage
  2. St. Lucia
  3. Please Tell Me
  4. Shotgun
  5. Government Official
  6. Extra
  7. Love Thy Enemies
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