Rap Album Two

Jonwayne - Rap Album Two
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2017 Ratings: #201 / 911
User Score
Based on 124 ratings
2017 Ratings: #304
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February 17, 2017 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

82
HipHopDX

With the release of his fifth studio project – the largely self-produced, 12-track Rap Album Two – Jonwayne artist has given fans a long-awaited sequel of sorts, providing insight on his sobriety, his social struggles and the life of a man who fighting both himself and his surroundings.

81
GIGsoup
‘Rap Album Two’ is a struggle ... So cheer him on. What the fuck else is there to do?
80
Exclaim!

Rap Album Two very much lives up to its name as a meat-and-potatoes hip-hop LP.

80
AllMusic
Over a selection of predominantly low-key, off-center beats that are downcast yet subtly invigorating, ultimately functioning as comfort listening, Wayne offers verse after verse of plainspoken poeticism.
76
Pitchfork

Rap Album Two is easily the most fulfilling project Jonwayne has ever made loaded with the most thoughtful writing of his career. It isn’t just the gravity of subjects, it’s the carefulness with which he’s willing to examine them.

70
The Needle Drop

With RA2, Jonwayne delivers a disheveled set of alternative hip hop tracks that have potent senses of humor and emotion.

PelicanManners
88

Updated the review just to fix a couple of things. This has been one of my most listened to records of the past decade.

The album where Jonwayne finally found his lane. It’s a experimental jazz rap album, filled with minimalistic beats that are extremely effective. Most of the album is both sonically and lyrically beautiful. It’s his most personal album to date, that’s what makes it really enjoyable, you get to know the artist and his personal struggles. The features ... read more

ItsSarahhhh
90

Really love how personal a lot of this album feels. Two favorites definitely are Human Condition and Paper those two tracks specifically are really beautiful

Doofy
NR

Some worthy smoky old school vibes from the bearded bro I'm labelling the Hurley of hip hop.

kolinqqq
75

saw him on eric andre like 3 years ago and forgot about him until just now, yeah he's pretty good

PelicanManners
88

Updated the review just to fix a couple of things. This has been one of my most listened to records of the past decade.

The album where Jonwayne finally found his lane. It’s a experimental jazz rap album, filled with minimalistic beats that are extremely effective. Most of the album is both sonically and lyrically beautiful. It’s his most personal album to date, that’s what makes it really enjoyable, you get to know the artist and his personal struggles. The features ... read more

ItsSarahhhh
90

Really love how personal a lot of this album feels. Two favorites definitely are Human Condition and Paper those two tracks specifically are really beautiful

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Track List

  1. TED Talk
  2. LIVE from the Fuck You
  3. Human Condition
  4. Out of Sight
  5. The Single
  6. Paper (feat. Shango)
  7. City Lights
  8. Rainbow (feat. Danny Watts)
  9. Afraid of Us (feat. Zeroh)
  10. Blue Green (feat. Low Leaf)
  11. Hills (feat. Zeroh)
  12. These Words Are Everything
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Added on: February 2, 2017