JACKBOYS & Travis Scott - JACKBOYS
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
User Score
Based on 945 ratings
Liked by 20 people
December 27, 2019 / Release Date
Compilation / Format
Epic, Cactus Jack / Label
Trap, Pop Rap / Genres
Travis Scott, JACKBOYS / Primary Artists
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CRITIC REVIEWS

70
Clash

Each song is different, and the wide-ranging scope is something we haven’t had from a collective since ‘Revenge Of The Dreamers III’ by Dreamville and J.Cole record label last summer.

66
HipHopDX

Despite impressive features and banging singles, JACKBOYS seems too lean of a project to feel like a noteworthy introduction to Scott’s label and collective.

60
Exclaim!

With so many loose threads, JACKBOYS isn't the compilation album one would hope for — instead, it seems rushed and put together to make a year-end release.

60
AllMusic

The various creative directions are cohesive enough to gel, but the songs rush by in a flash, making Jackboys feel less like an introduction to an exciting new label and more like a sneak preview of what's to come.

59
Pitchfork

The newly minted rap superstar’s obligatory label compilation is more merch bundle than album.

50
The Needle Drop

JACKBOYS don't shine as a collective on their brief debut.

Doofly
85

Was expecting a Jackson 5 Feature but whatever this is
A really nice tiny mixtape that isn’t too long or boring just entertaining and outstanding. If you liked Highest In The Room you’ll like this quite a bit. Pretty enjoyable.

Ruck1Fuss
79

Very enjoyable. Thugger killed it, Don Toliver gonna be MVP 2020, this has been my TED Talk.

TheDankestMeme
77

Cactus Jack Records delivers a short and sweet fun little compilation of trap bangers. When I saw this came out and I saw 7 songs I felt like there could be two possibilities: Either this will be a trap equivalent to something like the Wyoming tapes or this would be just a few filler songs with no lasting replay value. After hearing this I think it kind of ends up in the middle of the two. I don't think it's something phenomenal like Daytona of the Wyoming tapes but at the same time it ... read more

Daniel_AOTY
70

I really like this compilation album. Every song is quality and every feature does its part. 'HAD ENOUGH' is one of my favourite trap songs period. It's nothing short of innovative by Travis's standard but it's a fun listen and extremely enjoyable.

tyronethedon
80

MY BITCH LOVE, COCO

sekyraj
56

Bangin out Weeest.

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Added on: December 27, 2019