Mourn

Corbin - Mourn
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 41 ratings
2017 Ratings: #460
September 5, 2017 / Release Date
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WEDIDIT / Label
Alternative R&B / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

70
The Needle Drop
Formerly known as Spooky Black, Corbin returns with a goth-tinged and minimal set of moody R&B tracks.
68
Pitchfork

With pulsating, gothic production throughout from Shlohmo and D33J, Mourn is an end-times tale told with a youthful energy that contrasts its finality with freshness.

MarkCooper
70
Original Score: 66

Could've been so much more. Corbin has a lot of things going for him that separate him from the internet-trendy spacey hip-hop that'll be forgotten about in 5 years. Which is why it's so frustrating to see him get lazy and stoop to that level.

EDIT: I was very wrong, this is growing on me like crazy. I think what I expected from Corbin was based off his space he's occupied in the internet music world, but when I push that image of him aside, and really let this album sink ... read more
aaron
40
So excited!

Update: 35
Is there an instrumental shlohmo version of this? really the only artist who pitched up for this album

As always Spooky-Corbin has interesting projections, desperate tones but has abandoned all the good seen across his mixtapes and leaving EP in-fact this feels a complete retrograde from all the promise that "spooky black" had held.

Please listen to , "Take the Blame, So I Dont Have To" so that you can understand the disappointment felt here, now I ... read more
TheRootBoy
74
Spooky-good stuff from the former Spooky Black.
81
my baby boy spooky black, i was so effing excited when i saw him come back as corbin and to know that he wasnt serious about quiting music, he has truely blest us children
dntspr
81
ICE BOY // 90
Mourn // 82
Giving Up // 80
No Title // 77
Revenge Song // 75
All Out // 91
Hunker Down // 75
Something Safe // 72
The Fold Up // 85
Dragged // 78

With lyrics that wouldn't sound out of place coming from Robert Smith and it's almost haunted beat, Mourn further explores the reaches of alternative R&B whilst also giving way to some minimal pop action, too.
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#20/Dazed
#38/Pigeons & Planes
#57/Noisey

MISC LISTS

#41/The Genius Community

Track List

  1. ICE BOY
  2. Mourn
  3. Giving Up
  4. No Title
  5. Revenge Song
  6. All Out
  7. Hunker Down
  8. Something Safe
  9. The Fold Up
  10. Dragged
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Added on: August 25, 2017