Jenny Death

Death Grips - Jenny Death
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2015 Ratings: #147 / 938
User Score
Based on 623 ratings
2015 Ratings: #14
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CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Pretty Much Amazing

Another step forward for Death Grips, a group that seems to have walked over the horizon and out of sight albums ago.

81
Pitchfork

On these ten tracks, they’ve harnessed the unbridled energy of Government Plates into their most fully formed songs since Money, which helps justify their bluster.

80
NME

With ‘Jenny Death’, they’ve made their most accessible album to date.

75
Consequence of Sound

It lunges at you instead of inviting you to find the thrills in its detritus. It’s their most punk album, both musically and in function.

70
Tiny Mix Tapes

The beauty of Jenny Death, and of the Death Grips story itself, is that it testifies to the fundamental tension between the private and public functions of art. 

hmj
NR
Before actually digging into this review, there's a few key concepts I wish get out of the way about how I enjoy albums:

Firstly, your composition may be the most well-executed, complex and 'talented' piece of music ever created, but if you perform it or create it without putting your heart and soul into it, it will be obvious and will never have that little "extra kick" over other albums.

Secondly, the reason why most of us (as in, members of this site) listen to albums rather than ... read more
LetalShertly
89
My god are the vibes on this impeccable. Songs like "Centuries of Damn" and "The Powers That B" really sells this release for me. Just overall a very surreal experience that I think Death Grips really hit the nail on the head.
ka1
47
On GP and The Powers That B and (HUGE maybe) DG 2.0 are the only tracks worth listening to.
365WHATAPPLE
73
F in the chat for Jenny
redbded
93
Edit: This aged like milk, now I love it so much lol

Even though I prefer NOTM, Jenny Death is a pretty wild ride, even if it gets a little bit repetitive for me. On GP is stellar tho
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Added on: March 19, 2015