When this album came out I was pretty mad. So Gambino isn’t going to rap anymore? Fuck this.
But once I got over myself, I did in fact enjoy this album. I love me some good funk, and outside of Blood Orange, Anderson paak, Daft Punk, and [shutters] Bruno Mars, there’s not that much funk in the 2010s. But unlike those other projects “Awaken, My Love!” really does sound like it’s straight out of the 70s. It oozes cool, it’s laid back, it’s soulful and I ... read more