Indicud

Kid Cudi - Indicud
Critic Score
Based on 14 reviews
2013 Ratings: #875 / 953
User Score
Based on 155 ratings
2013 Ratings: #325
April 16, 2013 / Release Date
LP / Format
Wicked Awesome, Republic / Label
Hip Hop, Pop Rap / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

85
The 405

I am 100% confident in saying that fans of CuDi will dig this record, as he stays true to himself in all aspects while also hinting at new directions.

70
HipHopDX

Indicud is an ambitious project that Kid Cudi took a blind shot at, and while by no means does he completely exemplify his immortal identity, he certainly makes a compelling case nonetheless.

70
AllMusic

It's an entertaining, vibrant, and artistically filling album, so consider it a "presents" effort and enjoy the show.

70
Spin

None of the guest actors here distract from Cudi's signature self-mythologizing and inner turmoil. And most of the time, it's his inner turmoil that beckons you in, rather than merely pushing you out.

67
A.V. Club

In spite of its brighter outlook, though, Indicud is still a Kid Cudi record, and like its predecessors, it’s a long, unhurried listen, paced like drifting fog.

60
PopMatters

At it’s best, Indicud delivers catchy, meaningful tunes with a cinematic quality in the way that they’re delivered. However, the album isn’t able to consistently hold this level of gratification over its entire course. 

60
NME

The luscious soundscapes he used to rap over are gone, and the record sounds like a college project put together by a stoned teenager intrigued by industrial noises

50
Consequence of Sound

This record just proves that Kid Cudi has a lot of sorting to do, and continuing down the same old path simply won’t cut it in the long-run.

40
Pitchfork

He looks for war in Indicud; he can't find anyone to fight, but he rages anyway.

holyfishpaste
85
THIS MIGHT JUST BE A PERSONAL FAVE BUT DONT CRUCIFY ME JUST YET!!!!

I feel like this is easily Cudi’s most INTRIGUING album. I felt like MOTM was solid but very generic after a while, and the simplistic poppy beats felt like sugar overload sometimes. But here, try or fail, Cudi goes for a more spacious (no pun intended) slow burner filled with exciting ideas even if many of them demand more attention and better execution.

Just Whst I Am is now my favorite song of his, from the powerful ... read more
YungNoodle
72
overhated
exception
75
cudi seems to progress his sound on this record. the production is noticeably darker and more electronic, and the beats as a whole are very well done, there isnt one that seemed very poorly constructed. in addition, RZA had a terrific verse. there was a trippy vibe to this project and it made me think of the first man on the moon LP. we all know now that kid cudi is probably not going to give his fans what they want, but hes gonna give something memorable, good or bad.
one of my favorite ... read more
Atrocityblubber
85
Guilty pleasure that I like this album more than I should
chuyin49
78
Maaaan critics are tripping. This is a dope album.
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#26/Complex

Track List

  1. The Resurrection Of Scott Mescudi 
  2. Unfuckwittable 
  3. Just What I Am 
  4. Young Lady 
  5. King Wizard
  6. Immortal 
  7. Solo Dolo Part II 
  8. Girls 
  9. New York City Rage Fest 
  10. Red Eye 
  11. Mad Solar
  12. Beez
  13. Brothers
  14. Burn Baby Burn 
  15. Lord Of The Sad And Lonely 
  16. Cold Blooded
  17. Afterwards (Bring Yo Friends) 
  18. The Flight Of The Moon Man
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