The Underrated Youth

YUNGBLUD - The Underrated Youth
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 59 ratings
2019 Ratings: #847
October 18, 2019 / Release Date
EP / Format
Locomotion, Geffen / Label
- / Genres
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pretty much everything yungblud has ever made sounds like you tried on a shirt that has thanos as rick ross on it, or something, in your bathroom, and thinking you've erased the n word from history; or throwing the communism manifesto in a lake and thinking it's praxis, like some fucking naga lives in there. this sounds like someone who thinks saying "ok boomer" will fix the economic problems their generation mostly caused are fixed because of it. just pointless posturing and ... read more
YUNGBLUD is showing real artistic progression here. This is much better than the album he released recently
Cringe punk rock.
It's like a young Alex Turner decided to make a childish emo EP that succumbs to every cringey cliché in the book. I respect the activist message to an extent but sonically it's really not for me.

Favourites: waiting on the weekend
Least Favourites: braindead, casual sabotage, parents
Derivative, dull, overwrought, shallow, these are just some of the many negative adjectives I could use to describe this rubbish. Yungblud is probably one of the worst artists working right now. Anything decent about this EP is the result of things he himself did not do (ie the production). From generic and thoughtless instrumentation that makes no effort to sound original (brain dead is a near exact rip off of Brianstorm by Arctic Monkeys) and awful vocal performances see Yungblud continue in ... read more
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Track List

  1. braindead!
  2. parents
  3. original me
  4. casual sabotage
  5. hope for the underrated youth
  6. waiting on the weekend
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Added on: October 7, 2019