Kevin Abstract - MTV1987
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Based on 50 ratings
2014 Ratings: #361
July 15, 2014 / Release Date
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75
"MTV1987" is a roughly-produced but intimate record that caught me a bit off guard, mostly because of the fact that Kevin Abstract is rapping about women. Not that it's a bad thing, it's just that I'm so used to him rapping about being gay nowadays. Otherwise, pretty damn solid debut.

Fav Tracks: Drugs, Hell / Heroina, Tame Cab, Degas Park, 27, Snakes

Least Fav Track: Rush

Score:
7.5
Very Good
thebibleparttwo
78
i never did listen to this much. maybe because i had american boyfriend and never really listened to this much cause of that, idk. but its cool from what i remember until Apple Music pulled it
exception
73
Sounding very confused but also focused, Kevin Abstract's 2014 breakthrough mixtape shows plenty of promise for his future endeavors. I was initially caught off guard because of the fact that Kevin rapped about women all over this album; obviously he had not come out yet. It makes the album a little weird, knowing that this was a facade and nothing really genuine. But once you can get into your head that this is nearly a completely different person rapping, the listening experience is ... read more
80
Super good album. Apple Music should get it back tbh be honest.
Scotty
70
Kevin Abstract is for sure an interesting character. I think he is extremely relatable, working along the lines of a Childish Gambino-esque style. Favorite tracks- Hell/Heronia, DRUGS, Tame Cab, Snakes, and Camp Green Lake. I can dig it.
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Added on: December 13, 2014