Fireboy DML - Playboy
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 16 ratings
Liked by 1 person
August 5, 2022 / Release Date
LP / Format
Afrobeats / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
NME
Following recent international acclaim for his breakout hit 'Peru', the Nigerian artist delivers a self-assured third studio album worthy of the hype.
74
Pitchfork
On his third album, the 26-year-old Afrobeats phenom grapples with newfound fame and attempts to trade his loverboy reputation for the role of suave rock star.
70
Clash
Fireboy DML has brought out the versatility of afrobeats in the way he uniquely blends Afrobeat rhythms with R&B melodies, reggae rhythms and pop orchestration creating music that has one feeling as if their life is being scored as they listen.
70
Rolling Stone
His third album explores love and life under the limelight over easygoing grooves.
Benji55
50

I mean, it isn’t bad, I wasn’t really knowing what I was gonna get myself into, but this was way different than I was thinking.

Dude in the cover looks like a knock off version of Denzel curry which was the only reason why I wanted to listen to it, btw this can have the worst lineup of features of this year, like really? Chris Brown and Ed Sheeran, yikes. But most of the stuff on here is just inoffensive and just alright, there’s nothing that is super bad on here or good, ... read more

NickBrick
60

NME what the hell

42

Fireboy DML leaves us with unanswered questions, because although the artist manifests future, fame, ambition, and improved love life, we are left with nothing to understand why it's all important to him.

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Track List

1Change
2:42
2Bandana
2:58
with Asake
3Ashawo
3:03
4Playboy
3:27
5Adore
3:21
feat. Euro
6Sofri
2:59
7Diana
3:52
8Compromise
3:15
feat. Rema
9Timoti
2:19
10Peru
2:31
11Afro Highlife
3:07
12Havin' Fun
2:57
13Peru
3:07
14Glory
3:46
Total Length: 43 minutes
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Added on: July 19, 2022