The Fall of Hobo Johnson

Hobo Johnson - The Fall of Hobo Johnson
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2019 Ratings: #726 / 766
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Based on 394 ratings
2019 Ratings: #687
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No, i'm not fucking kidding. Hobo Johnson may have made one of the best records of the year.

Hobo Johnson, as you all may know, has been a decisive artist for sure. His last project was one of the worst reviewed and revived records of the year it came out, and the label that Hobo's music was nothing but pretentious garbage was labeled pretty quickly. While I pretty much disliked Hobo's last album, I saw a flood load of potential for the dude, and was eager to hear where he would go next. Is he ... read more
This is self-pity and marketed depression for degenerate teenagers from the upper class and associative cryptopedophiles
I’ll be the first to say I didn’t immediately hate the guy’s music when it was requested to me. I didn’t cringe like everyone else did. This was surprising even to me since this would be the kind of music I would rip into... but He seemed like he had a good heart. If anything, he portrayed a lot of emotion regardless of how and where it spilled out. He had potential.

I finally got to checking this album out and I’ll admit that there was a point in the album that ... read more
I loved this project so much.

Hobo Johnson has always been one of my favorite artists ever since he dropped 'The Rise of Hobo Johnson'. He has a style that just appeals to me so much, a style that is a beautiful mess. I love it, because I think life is a beautiful mess too. 'Dear Record Labels' from his debut is a song that makes me cry every time I listen to it, it's so beautiful even though people think it's just a mess. This is the only song that had an impact like this on me of his debut, ... read more
Not gonna lie, I actually REALLY liked this. Now I haven't heard Hobo Johnson's previous album yet so I have no personal bias towards him, but what he made here was catchy, funny, thought-provoking and, I'm using this term reluctantly, "relatable". The themes of mental health are pretty respectable and I actually found myself jaw-dropped at some of the lyrics here. Yes, his flow is pretty sloppy and he can't quite catch up to the otherwise good production, but there's so much good to ... read more
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Track List

  1. Typical Story
  2. Mover Awayer
  3. Uglykid (feat. Elohim)
  4. You & the Cockroach
  5. Subaru Crosstrek XV
  6. Moonlight
  7. Happiness
  8. All in My Head
  9. Ode to Justin Bieber (feat. Jack Shoot & JMSEY)
  10. February 15th
  11. Sorry, My Dear
  12. I Want a Dog
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Added on: July 22, 2019