This Thing Of Ours

The Alchemist - This Thing Of Ours
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2021 Ratings: #294
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This Thing of Ours is neither revelatory nor is it disposable. It showcases all talent featured, the charisma of each involved coming together as something if not vital then certainly enjoyable.


While I do like this quite a bit, it’s just too short to really have a big impression or impact on me. I would be interested in a fully fleshed out project in this lane though.

This Thing Of Ours has some glimpses of greatness and some highlights, but it doesn’t feel fully explored. The Alchemist’s production is the highlight on here for me, as I think the minimalist and almost drum-less production gives this a really cool vibe. And while none of the features are bad or ... read more


Al teams up with some of the best names in underground hip hop, it’s just 4 tracks but i really liked all of them, also the cover art is fantastic.
Part 2 will release on October 8th, so I’m definitely excited for that.

Light Eight /8


Short, chillin, vibes. Production is cool but no one really doing their best on vocals. Not bad but just kinda not crazy.


Some great tracks, but nothing to write home about

fav track: loose change
least fav: holy hell


Listened to these in the wrong order, but this one is definitely better than part 2. Earl tracks are cool but I like the other 2 a lot as well, particularly TV dinners.


I'm starting to think Alchemist is one of the best producers of the 2010s and 2000s

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Added on: April 23, 2021