WEIGHT OF THE WORLD

Maxo Kream - WEIGHT OF THE WORLD
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 251 ratings
2021 Ratings: #82
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CRITIC REVIEWS

86
HipHopDX

Weight Of The World isn’t a reinvention, rather a top-to-bottom, RoboCop-esque improvement on the established formula.

80
Pitchfork
Every aspect of the Texas rapper’s personality locks into place on his latest album, the most deeply personal statement of his career.
DonCorleone
86
Goddamn, Maxo brought some heat to the table! I've been listening to Maxo Kream since Punken and always appreciated how much he cares for his craft and how creative he can get with his beat selection. On this record he got some pretty amazing takes on experimental rap translating them into a trap format, I guess we can thank Mike Dean for making it sound so crisp (he mastered the entire album) & Mixed By Ali's fingers are around in every song too.

Love seeing that Maxo keeps working with ... read more
Scre4meh
86
Listen to this album. That's it. That's the review. Find out fir yourself how good this actually is.
Rollo_P
85
Maxo's flows are really similar from track to track, as well as his song topics - for an artist to be that samey in both sound and rhetoric to STILL sound good is a helluva accomplishment, and Maxo Kream does it without breaking a sweat. The features keep the front-to-end listen colorful, and the beats all have really nice bounce to them regardless if they're hype tracks or more contemplative moments. But, don't get it twisted - Maxo's the star for a reason. Brash but incredibly responsibly in ... read more
BaddieBaphomet
60
NO NUANCE REVIEW

Solid rapper, but a lot of forgettable and one note tracks here. Once you’ve heard the first couple of songs you’ve basically heard the whole album, and by that point the only real reason to stick around is to hear his collaborators kind of outshine Maxo on his own album. I keep saying Maxo shows a lot of potential with every album, but I’m still waiting for him to capitalize on it.
qxmsock
80
goes hard
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Added on: October 7, 2021