SLANDER - Thrive
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September 22, 2022 / Release Date
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Out of all the Illenium copycats, Slander is probably the least interesting one, yet somehow they are the most popular. Most of the tracks on here are straight up ripping-off ILLENIIUM. The vocalist on these songs sounds boring (except Kiiara). At least others like Dabin or MitiS have good features on their albums.
BEST TRACKS: Kill Me With Silence, Love Is Gone, Nothing Hurts Like Goodbye
WORST TRACK Walk On Water (6 minutes for the most boring drop i heard this year)


This debut album kinda came out of nowhere… and maybe should have stayed there. Individually, most of the tracks on this album are ok and have their times and spaces to succeed, but overall, they tend to be either painfully derivative or dragging. SLANDER has been in and around the EDM community for a while now, having never really put together a lengthy project (album or EP). But now I understand why. There really appears to be no rhyme or reason for the tracklist placements, drifting ... read more

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Track List

  1. Kill Me With Silence (w/ Medyk)
  2. Nothing Hurts Like Goodbye (w/ Kiiara)
  3. Replay (w/ Dylan Matthew)
  4. Halfway Down (w/ Ashley Drake)
  5. Monster (w/ NGHTMRE)
  6. Love Is Gone (w/ Dylan Matthew)
  7. Walk On Water (w/ RĂ˜RY & Dylan Matthew)
  8. Before Dawn
  9. Second Life
  10. Watch Over Me (w/ JT Roach)
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Added on: September 22, 2022