AOTY 2018
Earl Sweatshirt - EARL
Critic Score
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User Score
Based on 135 ratings
2010 Ratings: #98
March 31, 2010 / Release Date
Mixtape / Format
Tyler, The Creator, Left Brain, BeatBoy / Producer
Hip Hop / Genres
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The lyrics may be considered very offensive, but dammit if it isn't funny as hell sometimes.

Favorite Tracks: Couch, Pigions, epaR
Really solid mixtape. Earl brings great flows, and tyler brings off kilter, but undeniably catchy production.
Despite, being so edgy and corny lol. I can't not deny how much promise he showed in this mixtape. This was a tad better than tyler the creator - bastard EP due to being much more entertaining at times.
This is an album that's pretty fun and wild. Earl is just having fun with the tracks while flexing his lyrical ability over some very crazy sounding instrumentals. The organization of the album is just all over the place and I feel as though it's too long but I think it sounds nice.
Despite this being very edgy and yes even corny at times this was still a solid mixtape from a 16 year old Earl.

This debut mixtape, for me, shows the beginning of what greatness was to come next from Earl. His flows and wordplay actually had some pretty brilliant moments despite the lyrics being pretty questionable. And I didn't really have a huge problem with the lyrics I actually found them pretty funny at times but nonetheless they were immature. There are a lot of references to rape and ... read more
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Track List

  1. Thisniggaugly 
  2. Earl 
  3. Couch (feat. Tyler, The Creator) 
  4. Kill 
  5. Wakeupfaggot 
  6. Luper 
  7. epaR (feat. Vince Staples) 
  8. Moonlight (feat. Hodgy Beats) 
  9. Pigions (feat. Wolf Haley) 
  10. Stapleton
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