Full Circle

Medhane - Full Circle
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Based on 84 ratings
2020 Ratings: #237
February 18, 2020 / Release Date
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TreyLikesBands
78
Good

While it isn’t very fulfilling at all, Medhane’s “Full Circle” takes the listener full circle around his external and internal struggles, all expanded onto a slim production style.

Color: Grey
FAV TRACKS: REVERENCE, DAN FREEMAN, I WAS JUST IN THE MARA, 4EVAFADED, BIG38, NATURAL LEAF
LEAST FAV: REDLINE, NO MORE TEQUILA
Doublez
74
After discovering it on Slauson Malone's album last year, the Brooklyn native delivered an Own Place, a thrilling album that was part of the Abstract Hip Hop projects not to be missed in 2019. He starts off the new year strong with a new project / EP Full Circle as good, with a production by Iblss and Bori (AFB) which is particularly more dark, gnawing and complex than before, staged to respect the « theme » oriented towards "African-American human rights ... read more
snowman
50
Another solid addition to the slums movement, Medhane clocks in with a 15 minute project that is pretty tight and cohesive overall.I still think there needs to be a bit of variety in this style of hip hop but right now it still sounds fresh. I'd say this record falls somewhere between SRS & Let the Sun Talk, in terms of hope and production. The beat choices are typical slum stuff but they still drive home the aesthetic and help the listener vibe. Medhane has decent enough pen game but he ... read more
MasterCrackfox
67
As enjoyable as I find Full Circle to be from a production standpoint, the sLUms movement constantly churning out quality content from this regard, this short project doesn't deliver a great deal of memorable tracks in its run time. With tracks consistently clocking in at around two minutes, give or take some time, it seems as though Medhane delivers quick and unfinished ideas that would have benefited from additional development. Right as songs begin to build up to somewhere they quickly ... read more
JeremiahMurphy
70
I actually really really enjoyed this new Medhane record. It was short & sweet and it feels like a better version of FOC lol.... the sample on 4eva faded is beautiful and I can see myself replaying a couple tracks off of here. Definitely would check it’s a clean listen.
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Added on: February 18, 2020