Death Grips - Exmilitary
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
User Score
Based on 242 ratings
2011 Ratings: #9
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The Needle Drop

Death Grips' first mixtape is a grim look at mankind's worst personality traits:: greed, addiction, anger. And the beats are just as offensive as the screamed rap vocals--which only helps get the point across.

Jul 23, 2017
An excellent example of shock value done right in Hip-Hop.
Jan 10, 2017
It just dawned on me that I've never actually heard this album before. Death Grips are like my favourite band but I've never bothered to give this album a proper listen until just now, and yeah I thought it was a ton of fun! Definitely one of their most abrasive and sporadic albums, but it was the use of samples all over this thing that I found to be really remarkable, and of course Ride's electrifying vocal performances and lyrics kept things exciting as usual. For sure a really impressive ... read more
Jan 6, 2018
Top Favorite: Known For It
Other Favorites: Guillotine, Beware, Takyon (Death Yon)
Least Favorite: Cut Throat
Nov 11, 2017
Death Grips' debut mixtape Exmilitary is one of the most insane projects that they have ever created. Bursting onto the experimental hip hop scene with MC Ride's screamed vocal delivery and innovative beats, the group shocked --and still continues to shock-- many with their creativity when it comes to this kind of music. Some of their most iconic tracks to date are in this project, and it is overall one of the best projects that they have released.
Nov 9, 2017
Death grips debut mixtape "Exmilitary" is an absolute unique album for hip-hop when it came out that year. This is perhaps the most dirtiest and grimy work death grips have done. The experimentation is so left field with weird samples such as the start of the track "beware" where you have Charles Manson and following samples throughout track list like Black Flag, Janes addiction, Pink floyd, David Bowie and others. The vocal tendencies of MC Ride are maniac and vicious, ... read more
Track List
  1. Beware 
  2. Guillotine (It Goes Yah) 
  3. Spread Eagle Cross the Block 
  4. Lord of the Game (ft. Mexican Girl) 
  5. Takyon (Death Yon) 
  6. Cut Throat (Instrumental) 
  7. Klink 
  8. Culture Shock 
  9. 5D
  10. Thru the Walls
  11. Known for It
  12. I Want It I Need It (Death Heated) 
  13. Blood Creepin
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Added on: November 9, 2011