Princess

ABRA - Princess
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
User Score
Based on 78 ratings
2016 Ratings: #155
July 15, 2016 / Release Date
EP / Format
True Panther / Label
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CRITIC REVIEWS

84
Resident Advisor

As sharpened as Abra's attack is on Princess, her music remains defiantly DIY. There's a hazy atmosphere, like weed mixed with perfume.

78
Sputnikmusic

PRINCESS is slinky, percussive music that sounds like it was recorded in a gas station bathroom.

70
Spin

Ultimately even the production’s flaws end up complementary, accentuating ABRA’s deftness as a performer. PRINCESS buries her deep into its mix with enigmatic textures and voice-altering studio techniques that help its stream-of-conscious delivery best some of her freestyle predecessors.

62
Pitchfork

Behind the nostalgic tropes, there is a confident and self-possessed artist waiting to get out. But it’s a little hard to hear in the cramped space of a bedroom closet.

sourcherry24
90
One of the best EP's of the year.
Rosamullvad
80
One of the most original electronic pop ep's i've ever heard, although the first half is better than the second

best moment: 2:50 into CRYBABY, when you know whats gonna happen at 3:06
nize
67
Big Boi and Pull Up are big skippies for me, but Thinking of U and Vegas hold the score up.
NervousYoungMan
76
I love the lo-fi electropop vibe.
Digenare
70
Great production. The downside is that some songs are too long and it sounds exhausting.
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#37/FACT
#99/Noisey

MISC LISTS

/Stereogum (EPs)

Track List

  1. Come 4 Me
  2. Vegas
  3. Crybaby
  4. Big Boi (feat. Tommy Genesis)
  5. Pull Up
  6. Thinking of U
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