Childish Gambino - Kauai
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Based on 6 reviews
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Based on 201 ratings
2014 Ratings: #357
October 3, 2014 / Release Date
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Hip Hop / Genres
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A much more focused project compared to "STN MTN", it has a lot more of a lowkey and beachy concept behind it. The first three tracks are the standouts of this EP, though the other three don't quite hold up. Still, though, it's an enjoyable little project.

Fav Tracks: Sober, Pop Theives (Make It Good), Retro (Rough)

Least Fav Track: Late Night in Kauai

Very Good
Combined STN MTN/Kauai review:

STN MTN is a mixtape that contains several firsts for Gambino. It’s a concept mixtape where Glover is asleep dreaming he “ran Atlanta”, with songs based off mostly early-to-mid 2000’s southern hip hop. The mixtape ends with Glover awaking from this dream on the Hawaiian island, Kauai. This project in a sense marked the beginning of Glover’s work on his TV show Atlanta. The mixtape contains several features and every track a different ... read more
A great finish to the 2-part mixtape with some soothing R&B.
Super fun, catchy pop songs that are ear candy

Sober, Pop Thieves, Retro ROUGH

Late Night in Kauai
1. Sober - 10
2. Pop Thieves (Make It Feel Good) - 7.5
3. Retro (Rough) - 8.5
4. The Palisades - 7.0
5. Poke - 7.5
6. Late Night In Kauai - 4.0
7. V. 3005 (Beach Picnic Version) - 4.0

47.5/70 - 67.9/100
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Track List

  1. Sober
  2. Pop Thieves (Make It Feel Good) (featuring Jaden Smith)
  3. Retro (Rough)
  4. The Palisades (featuring Christian Rich)
  5. Poke (featuring Steve G. Lover III) 
  6. Late Night in Kauai (featuring Jaden Smith)
  7. V. 3005 (Beach Picnic Version)
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Added on: November 12, 2014